In town on business, and found Pender's a short walk from our hotel. No frills ambiance, but nice cafe menu offerings and friendly folks. Though tempted by the "Penders-burger", I went for a tasty club sandwich on wheat. Great! 👍
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I have lived in Wilmington all my life and had always heard good things about Pender's Cafe. I finally had a chance to have lunch here and it is all true. The hamburger was delicious and the fries were crispy. I even had a homemade...More
We always spend a little time in downtown Wilmington when we are having a beach weekend in Wrightsville Beach. Looking for something simple for lunch, we stopped into Pender's Cafe. Fortunately, we were in no hurry as one young lady was the only person working,...More
We entered this diner by chance with no planning. The owner was behind the counter and a little old local was having breakfast at the counter. We sat at the counter too, there are also booths. During the entire meal there was casual conversation with...More
My husband and I come each year to Carolina Beach. Decided since fish were not biting, we would venture into Wilmington. Pender's Cafe on Front Street is the best place for hamburgers. Nice, friendly people work there and we enjoyed it very much. We will...More
We were here twice for breakfast because this town is asleep during the week till noon and options are few. That being said, the eggs are delicious. Both times, I had them over easy. The waitress is helpful and attentive. My husband ordered the egg...More
Great place to eat while walking the streets of Wilmington, they may have the best hand made burgers we ever had!
We stopped in on the way to the old town area and had great food. The Pender burger was great and my husband enjoyed his chef salad. It's a bit tight for a wheelchair but doable. Nice folks, service and food.