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East Oceanfront Dining

Blockade Runner Beach Resort, 275 Waynick Blvd., Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
+1 910-256-2251
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“cheese plate” (3 reviews)
“french toast” (3 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Asian, American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Blockade Runner Beach Resort, 275 Waynick Blvd., Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
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1 - 10 of 137 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent hotel food. The Blockade Runner has style. Parking is very good. Food and service are what you'd expect in a well run, full service hotel. The food is better than most hotels. The wine prices are what they are. Order the filet and you...More

1  Thank Jerome W
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We thought this was a great free breakfast in the mornings with plenty of things to choose from. The lunch and dinners were pretty expensive but looked really good. We just chose to eat at places in town less expensive. Service here was great as...More

Thank JASON8502
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I have never spent a night at the resort, however, I dined here on two separate occasions simply for the outdoor restaurant. The first time was most memorable; gorgeous summer evening with live acoustic guitar musician. Very relaxing atmosphere.

Thank JDtravel14
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Savores = Central American cuisine by award winning chef Sam Cahoon. 4th and Chestnut Streets, Wilmington, NC 28401. Open for lunch and dinner Mon. - Sat. and 10 - 2 Sun. brunch = Fantastic

Thank dilovesthesea
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner at East. The cheese plate, pad Thai with ahi tuna and the rack of lamb were all mouth watering. Special thanks to the chef for accommodating our dietary restrictions. Excellent service, too!

Thank Traveleningqueen
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Really good food excellent service, we weren't kept waiting and the waitress was really nice, I had the chicken and it was really good.

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Menu selection is superb. The dining experience was better than expected. A little on the pricey side, but well worth the value.

Thank xlr8tin
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is located at Blockade runner hotel. I ate here two mornings in a row while I was staying at the hotel for a work conference. The breakfast featured an array of items in the buffet. Fresh fruit, crispy bacon, sausage, eggs, French toast,...More

Thank CBarr617
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Loved this venue. Delicious breakfast buffet, great custom cocktails, wonderful appetizers and dinners, but it was the staff that impressed us most.

Thank Kelley H
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

I have been in town for 13 years.. Hands down best brunch buffet Tons of variety, heavy on seafood..and dont blame yourself for getting 3rds!!! Beautiful view w/ amazing chefs! Can't wait to try a plated dinner!

Thank ClMatheson
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blockade Runner Beach Resort, 275 Waynick Blvd., Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
    (Waynick Blvd)
  • Public Transportation: Private shuttle available to patrons visiting from the Wrightsville Beach local area. Please call the resort directly to arrange pick-up and drop off.
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Wrightsville Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-256-2251
Description
East Dining's award-winning creative fair in a beautiful oceanfront garden setting, this chef-driven restaurant reflects the passions of Chef de Cuisine Jessica Cabo. Her vegetarian and seafood-centric dishes reflect influences from California, Mexico, Asia and the Mediterranean. Elegant dining indoors or outside on a canopy garden deck. Settle in for an evening of coastal food culture with fresh local seafood, produce from our own gardenscape and others harvested from local purveyors. Enjoy a great selection of wines, spirits, and local craft beers. Local. Oceanfront. Freshly Produced Every Evening. Custom Cuisine. Gluten-free. Vegetarian/Vegan. Raw. Just ask for the chef! Friday Lobster Night, Sunday Blues Brunch, and Seasonal Poolside Dining and Bar
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