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King Neptune

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11 Lumina Ave N, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-2806
+1 910-333-6688
07:30 - 02:00
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The wait staff is super friendly but the food we ordered was mediocre. I had a breakfast biscuit and my daughter has a breakfast burrito. Just meh.

1 Thank Kristina S
Rapid City, South Dakota
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Had breakfast here and tried the shrimp and grits----YUM! Was a home town, beach town restaurant with good food and good service.

Thank Barb850
Columbia, South Carolina
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The food was really good, but the wait staff left a bit to be desired. 4 tables of patrons, at least 6 wait staff and I had to find someone to ask for my bill.

2 Thank llmg2015
Wilmington, North Carolina
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83 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

I haven't checked the official Health Dept rating, but the place was not clean. If you used the rest rooms before you ate, you would walk out. And the dining room itself was not clean. They keep it very dark, so it's not immediately noticeable. The food was pretty terrible. I got fish tacos, probably the worse I've ever had.... More 

2 Thank Judie F
Greensboro, North Carolina
2 reviews
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Fab place to have breakfast/brunch. Great menu selection. Not a fancy place nor expensive. Hope to be back soon!

Thank mollybeth2017
Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I have been to the King Neptune twice in the past month and both times found it to be exceeding average. The first time for taco night the tacos were cheap but not delicious. The service was young and hit or miss. The second time for lunch the fried shrimp and fries were pretty good as was the service. The... More 

2 Thank asaw568
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere was great.....Bartender was awesome.....but less than an hour later, received call from fraud department saying we had fraudulent activity on our card. This was the only place we used this card since we arrived in town. I'm scratching my head on this one!! Someone there must be shady!!!

Thank Donnie W
sdsr_12, Owner at King Neptune, responded to this review

Donnie - I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed your initial experience at the restaurant. However, I am a bit troubled with the fraudulent card activity. We take many compliance steps to ensure that this does not happen. If you could email me at neptuneswb@gmail.com I would like to see what we could do to make this situation better and... More 

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155 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

This humble looking restaurant was a pleasant surprise. We enjoyed perfectly cooked crab legs with unexpectedly delicious side dishes. The sautéed spinach was among the best I've had anywhere, and the mac n' cheese was homemade and full of flavor. There is convenient parking for the restaurant right across the street.

Thank MikeInUSA
Herndon, Virginia
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I've been here twice now and had a great experience both times. They happily accommodate kids (crayons are provided) and they're double mimosas make for happy adults! Brunch is fantastic - has eggs, waffles, etc - along with lighter options like a veggie panini. Staff is friendly and quick. Definitely will go here again when I'm in town.

Thank alo2071
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Went for dinner one night and liked it so much we came back for breakfast the next day! Friendliest bartenders and reasonable prices.

Thank cate44773

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:30 - 02:00
07:30 - 02:00
07:30 - 02:00
07:30 - 02:00
07:30 - 02:00
07:30 - 02:00
07:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Lumina Ave N, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-2806
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Wrightsville Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-333-6688

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