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4 Best Seafood Restaurants at Wrightsville Beach

23 Jan 2020
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Wrightsville Beach is home to a plentiful selection of seafood dining establishments, and it can be hard to choose which one to eat at first. We've narrowed down our favorites to just four, and we think you'll agree that they are winners. Check out our top four choices for the best seafood in Wrightsville Beach. 

#1 - Oceanic Restaurant

Oceanic Restaurant serves up brunch, lunch and dinner and is open seven day a week. Stop here for fresh seafood sourced from local businesses. Their large patio sits right on the beach, and you'll love their sunset dinner selection.

Fresh tuna and red wine

Our recommended dish at Oceanic Restaurant in Wrightsville Beach - The Oceanic Benny!

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#2 - Shark Bar & Kitchen

Dishing up simple seafood, done really well, The Shark Bar & Kitchen is a treat for locals and visitors alike. They offer a great selection of seafood like crab cakes and oysters, but they also have a lot of classic comfort dishes like buffalo wings and cheesy mac. Stop by for lunch or dinner, seven days a week.

Fresh Fish Salad

Our recommended dish at Shark Bar & Kitchen in Wrightsville Beach - The Blacktip Shark Tacos!

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#3 - Bridge Tender Restaurant

Bridge Tender has a great patio, and - for those who prefer indoor seating - large bay windows to enjoy the waterfront view. If your family is split over what cuisine to enjoy tonight, Bridge Tender makes the perfect choice. They are well-known for their seafood and their steak.

Fish with white sauce

Our recommended dish at the Bridge Tender Restaurant in Wrightsville Beach - The Seared Tuna with soy-sake, wasabi and shaved ginger!

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#4 - Bluewater Waterfront Grill

Not much beats great food, excellent drinks and live music! Bluewater Waterfront Grill supplies all these things and more. They offer a fresh twist on seafood, fusing modern and classic techniques. Bluewater is open seven days a week and offers a brunch menu on Sundays. You'll want to try their build-your-own Bloody Mary if you stop by for brunch. 

Bloody Mary Cocktail with Shrimp

Our recommended dish at Bluewater Grill in Wrightsville Beach - The Fried Oyster Salad!

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