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Caprice Bistro

10 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4454
+1 910-815-0810
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“escargot” (75 reviews)
“lamb shank” (41 reviews)
“profiteroles” (24 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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10 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4454
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great food and service, mussels for appetizers, duck & salmon for dinner, a bottle of Italian Pinot Gricio, espresso & mocha ice cream for dessert, excellent and not unreasonable prices

Thank DontStayInOnePlace
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have never been disappointed at Caprice Bistro. The food is always outstanding and authentic in flavor and presentation. The service is warm and knowing. They accommodate guests whom need to make a curtain or those wishing to spend a long leisurely evening. The value...More

Thank College Bowl
Reviewed 6 days ago

Three visits and every time it is an enjoyable dining experience. Food is an art form and service is outstanding. I am lucky to be married to an outstanding cook and WE love it here.

Thank goingbackhome
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been to caprice bistro several times. Staff is very friendly and knowledgeable about menu. Haven't had a bad dish in all the times I've eaten here; food is fantastic. Cost is on the pricy side but so worth it. I would not recommend this...More

Thank Loretta E
Reviewed 1 week ago

We celebrated our anniversary with the most wonderful meal. We had the House Specialty - Waterzoi. A mix of fish and shellfish in a cream sauce - umm, umm!

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The flavors of France come alive at this little gem. We started with the rich escargot- perfectly paired with a creamy Roquefort sauce and their crusty bread. We followed sharing an order of mussels mariniere - the herbs came alive in the broth. The Waterzooii...More

Thank gaylancsu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Attractive decor, attentive service, engaging and accessible menu with authentic French selections, well-prepared food. Prices are very reasonable for the quality. Our reservation was honored promptly. Ok, it's not the same as a restaurant in Paris or Lyon that gets 5 stars on TripAdvisor, but...More

Thank Chuck T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is my second trip to Caprice Bistro. I love that I can make reservations online. The food is exquisite and the combinations are spot on. The service is always good and the staff are welcoming.

Thank ripley304
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Obviously from the title of this review, three of us ordered mussels with pomme frites prepared in three different broths that were absolutely delicious but the best one was the curry broth. The portions were huge! With the mussels we enjoyed a bottle of French...More

Thank Travelingpat2013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the one of the best restaurants in the area. Great service and recommendations by Jack - Calamari, chicken, crepes, cocktails, beer, wine and then 3 kinds of chocolate mousse and cafe liegeois! Can't wait to go back!

Thank emgarb
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Robert C
What is the appropriate attire the restaurant?
20 January 2017|
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Response from EndlessSummer10 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with all the other answers: smart casual. Collar shirt for men; nice slacks, capris, or simple daytime dress for women. Yes, you do see everything there but that doesn't mean you shouldn't be nicely dressed to dine... More
Robert C
What is the appropriate attire the restaurant?
20 January 2017|
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Response from awoolf61 | Reviewed this property |
Smart casual
Hi, What is the corkage fee per bottle if you bring your own?
14 September 2016|
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Response from awoolf61 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4454
    (Water St.)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-815-0810
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French bistro style with a Belgian twist.
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