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Camino Real Mexican Restaurant

€€ - €€€Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
13460 Nc Highway 50, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445
+1 910-329-4500
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (12 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
“mexican food” (26 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:30 Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
13460 Nc Highway 50, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445
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1 - 10 of 155 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoy the food and margaritas on Thursday nights when the drinks are on special. Friendly and fast service.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Peggy288
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We ordered a take out dinner for 8 while we were staying on Topsail. Our food was good and didn't take too long. My brother and I had a beer while we waited for them to get our order ready. The food was fresh and...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Jeffery M
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Service was friendly and seating was quick and timely. Food was ok. I would rate it average. Prices are reasonable and portions are reasonable. I would not say to not come here but there are other places that might be better.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 250leons
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Love this place great food and margaritas our server Trevor was great went out of his way to make sure we had a great time

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 22 July 2018

We returned to Camino Real for the frst time this year and were happy to find that the food, service, and prices were still very good. We have always been pleased with our visits there.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank geo08
Reviewed 20 June 2018

When craving some good Mexican food, this should be on the list. They have great chips and salsa and a pretty standard mexican menu. Their lunch specials are a great deal with a lot of food. We've never been disappointed.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Lauren L
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Three of six meals delivered in good time but the other two took another 5 minutes and we still had to wait for the tortillas. The margaritas were very good, but couldn't make up for the shoe leather fajita steak meat. The only highlight of...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Dan W
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Lots of Mexican dishes with real Mexican beer. Sometimes you just have to have Mexican food and this is the best place near Topsail Beach.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank s G
Reviewed 19 February 2018

My husband and I had lunch there today and unfortunately were very disappointed with both the food and the service we received at this establishment. We each had a drink before our entrée arrived and were never asked by the server if we needed anything...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank Deborah D
jorge94, Owner at Camino Real Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

Hi Deborah I am very sorry for your bad experience at Camino Real Mexican Restaurant in Surf City. Customer service and food quality is our priority in our restaurant and I am sorry for giving you a proper service. Ms. Deborah I will honored a...More

Reviewed 9 February 2018

If you want Mexican and are hungry you need to come here. Great food, big menu, something for everyone. Full bar and plenty of room inside.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Topsail T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$8
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13460 Nc Highway 50, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Topsail Island  >  Surf City
  • Phone Number: +1 910-329-4500
  • E-mail
Camino Real Mexican Restaurant located in Surf City offers a family friendly environment with a lively atmosphere and great customer experience. We have a pet friendly outdoor patio, kids menu, ABC permits with full drink menu, weekly specials and great food. Our restaurant offers a dining area as well as a bar area with TVs to watch your favorite sports. We have a Loyal Locals program that earns you points when you dine with us and rewards you with coupons along the way. Please call us for details or stop in and sign up! We also have drink specials including our Thursday Night Margarita Special. We love our local clientele and we love our out of town visitors. Come join the fun at Camino Real Mexican Restaurant in Surf City.
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