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Little Dipper

138 S Front St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4465
+1 910-251-0433
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cheese fondue” (31 reviews)
“salad” (39 reviews)
“chicken” (19 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
138 S Front St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4465
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed an anniversary dinner here. The service was great. The broth selections were very good. The cheese fondue was very good . The meat quality was excellent. Ambience was ok. Expect to spend a long lazy pleasant evening. The choc/fruit we took to go as...More

Thank VacationTravelReview
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Making a meal of cheese fondue and chocolate fondue is just the right size for a meal. The entrees are good, too, but I'm here for the cheese. Helpful and sweet servers. Chocolate fondue with upgraded dippers is amazing. Can't count how many times we...More

Thank PHatcher67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here for a drink, sat on their outside deck and enjoyed a cold beer and a great mushroom appetizer. Since we were headed to a BBQ we didn't order a complete meal. But based on this experience, that day is coming. The menu...More

1  Thank TallTraveler2013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This fondue restaurant serves delicious food, with a huge selection of options and is very reasonably priced for all the food you get. Our only complaint is that you can’t possibly eat all the food you’re served!

Thank jazzluvr3
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Food and service were both great. They were also very accommodating of my wife’s lactose intolerance. I can’t wait to come back.

Thank mrtorbert
Reviewed 16 March 2018

Fondue is not for everyone, but if you enjoy fondue then come here. We came on a Sunday evening, and were not disappointed. The cheese fondue was especially good, and we were happy that it was half-price wine bottles on Sunday.

Thank muff75
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Had the Prix Fixe dinner and we both enjoyed the App, Salad, Entree and Desert selections. The Filet, Shrimp and Chicken were of high quality and very tasty in the fondue cooking sauce. Great wait staff, quiet and enjoyable atmosphere.

Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

We were stuck between The Melting Pot and The Little Dipper, which we have never been to before so we decided to try it out for our 2nd anniversary. I am so glad we did! Our waiter, Wendell, was simply amazing. He was nice, attentive,...More

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Little Dipper is my favorite date night/special occasion restaurant. This restaurant is very intimate and in my opinion I wish it was adults only or that they would sit people with children separately. On this visit there were three young children screaming and being loud...More

Thank pinksands x
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Night out with friends, date night, work dinner... The little dipper is one of my favorite local spots. The owners make sure they use local products, the staff is fabulous, and not only is the food fabulous the drink selection is very accommodating depending on...More

1  Thank FoodLover3765
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 138 S Front St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4465
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-251-0433
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