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PT's Olde Fashioned Grille

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4544 Fountain Dr, Wilmington, NC 28403-2918
+1 910-392-2293
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Wake Forest, North Carolina
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44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For our 1st trip to Wilmington, we asked people in Raleigh for recommendations of places to eat. More than 3 people all told us to go to PT's Grille and boy, were they right! It's so old-fashioned you go to the counter to place your order before sitting down. You can sit in the A/C during the summer or enjoy... More 

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Thank Nancy H
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Their burgers have become a go to if you're pretty hungry. They are filling and generally cooked very well. I got the chicken once and it was pretty dry but to be fair chicken is much tougher to cook than beef. So I 100 percent recommend burger here and you won't regret it.

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Thank John R
Wilmington, North Carolina, United States
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94 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

PTS has hand cut french fries that are truly addicting. Add fresh made to order burgers and beer specials and you have a winner. Their chicken sandwich is also fantastic. Vegetarian in your group? No worries! They have salads, black bean burgers and veggie burgers. We eat here several times a month. Never a bad meal.

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Thank AnitaLCPA
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped here on a quick trip to Wilmington on advice from a local. He suggested the chicken sandwich which is what I went with. Lots of toppings choices and everything comes with hot, fresh fries. Super fast service and everything was tasty! What's not to like?!?!

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Thank James B
Somers, Connecticut
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Every time we have gone to PT's it has been a great meal. love taking the grandchildren there. Great burgers and fries, better than what I could make at home. Always casual, with super friendly staff. '

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Thank Deltasan2013
Durham, North Carolina
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58 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016

We stopped in for a quick lunch and enjoyed their burgers. This place was recommended by a local. I had the BLT and it was spot on good!

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Thank Lisa B
Wilmington, North Carolina
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016

This place has food that is classic delicious, and is just as good as everyone advised me. super happy I gave it a try.

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Thank romeojuliet33198
Wilmington, North Carolina
1 review
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Called in take out thinking that a grilled cheese was one of those things that no restaurant could mess up. I was WRONG. PT's took a hamburger bun, slapped couple pieces of cheese on it and heated up on grille. I've never seen such an awful attempt at making a grilled cheese sandwich. It had absolutely no flavor, was cold... More 

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Thank lellington2016
North Carolina
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297 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped for a late lunch and enjoyed the food. I had the BLT which was served Ina tosted hoggie bun. It was very good. It looked like they were trying to decide if they were a cafe or a bar. Hanging a few beer signs really does not create any kind of an atmosphere.

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Thank retiree2
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Not the healthiest food choice as the bag is generally dripping with grease, but if you're ok taking on the calories this is a nice clean simple burger. The chicken was a little dry I'd definitely go for the burger again though.

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Thank John R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4544 Fountain Dr, Wilmington, NC 28403-2918
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-392-2293

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?