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Hieronymus Seafood Restaurant & Oyster Bar

5035 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28405-3429
+1 910-218-2048
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“flounder” (54 reviews)
“seafood” (154 reviews)
Open Now
15:00 - 09:30 Hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
5035 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28405-3429
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I came here for dinner on a Friday night with a 7:00 reservation. While our server overall was decent, the kitchen here was incredibly slow; we had to wait at least an hour to get our food (two soft shell crab entrees,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank intrepid_traveller27
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Very good. Staff extremely knowledgeable about the food. Cheese biscuits were amazing. Food nicely seasoned and delicious.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank jswdhw
Reviewed 15 October 2018

In town for a wedding. Food and drinks were great and Preston did a great job as our server. Many types of fresh seafood. Oysters were very good.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank robertpO28KM
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Three couples enjoyed a fantastic meal served by a fantastic waiter (Preston H). The biscuits were the best we have ever eaten, and the seafood was fresh and tasty. The combination dishes were ample and delicious. The calamari and clam strips were very good. We...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank blueaiz1
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We had a wonderful time dining on the breezy patio at Hieronymus. The seafood was fantastic and the service was great. An added plus was that the patio was dog friendly.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank dhenza2018
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

On Sunday we arrived a few minutes before opening. There was already 5 or 6 parties waiting outside. So were quickly seated once they opened the doors. We ordered drinks and they brought these delicious cheese biscuits while we decided what to get. Our drinks...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Troy H
Reviewed 22 August 2018

The place is amazing. The seafood is fresh and made to order. I enjoyed the shrimp and grits to include a friend flounder. The food is seasoned to taste and will leave wanting to try other items on the menu. I will return to this...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank francismh2016
Reviewed 21 August 2018

We had passed by this restaurant so many times while in Wilmington, but on this Monday we finally went! We went for lunch and had the fresh catch of the day on a sandwich. We had red snapper grilled on a bun with lettuce, tomato,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank memecoble
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Great snow crab legs! I recommend the pecan pie dessert as well. Service and food great as always! They do have a bar as well.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Penrodoh
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

First pulling up, I though ok, another fried seafood place in a not so great area. We ordered the blackened combo shrimp and Mahi with herb butter glazing and WOW! Delicious!! The She Crab Soup was too thick for my liking but otherwise, the meal...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mlw1959
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Questions & Answers
Debora S
15 March 2018|
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Response from Stacey C | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I didn't pay attention to the vegan/healthy options while I was there - so I can't answer this question.
6 March 2017|
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Response from KatNewYorkCity | Reviewed this property |
Did not notice but I think the menu is online, however they were so accommodating I can't imagine they couldn't come up with something.
14 August 2016|
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Response from Anne O | Reviewed this property |
I don't know the answer to that question. I do know that the food is amazing, and we have eaten in some of the best restaurants in Charleston, Savannah, Richmond and Portland, Maine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 09:30
15:00 - 09:30
15:00 - 09:30
15:00 - 09:30
15:00 - 21:30
15:00 - 09:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5035 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28405-3429
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-218-2048
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