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Rx Restaurant and Bar

421 Castle St, Wilmington, NC 28401-5141
+1 910-399-3080
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (15 reviews)
“pig ears” (17 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
421 Castle St, Wilmington, NC 28401-5141
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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Had a late reservation on a Saturday night for dinner. The restaurant wasn't very crowded and our service was attentive and warm. We started with drink specials which were solid. The heirloom tomato salad was incredible and have since tried to replicate it at home...More

Thank easternNCgirl
Reviewed 14 April 2017

A friend's friend recommended we all meet there for Sunday Brunch. I googled the menu and found some strange sounding menu items. Once there, it was a quaint place with pleasant surprises. Pork belly was bacon, for example. The mini biscuits were excellent! The way...More

Thank Andra' E
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We had brunch and the food was really good. My french toast topped with blueberries was wonderful! Great variety of food on the menu - sure to please everyone in your group! Nice atmosphere and good service as well.

Thank TravelerKay
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Our first visit to Rx Restaurant and Bar. It was a weekday evening and the place was pretty busy, even at our 8:00pm reservation time. Friendly and caring staff, they went above and beyond to make our experience the best they could. The wine list...More

1  Thank Roger S
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Make sure to get a reservation. Delicious food, perfectly prepared. Nice size portions. Only negative is the decor

Thank happyWilmington_NC
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Recently went here with visiting family members without knowing anything about the restaurant. We were not disappointed. They have a new menu every night, including interesting cocktail options. The night we were there they had five entree options with a variety of ingredients. Nice, comfortable...More

Thank NCTravelfan58
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Being new to Wilmington we had heard rave reviews of Rx Restaurant and Bar. Being a fan of local farm to table and fresh ingredients we were excited to find this restaurant. We decided to try it for New Years Eve. Usually not a great...More

Thank Floridawillsgirl
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Meal was very good.... Table choices included the two layer chicken and fish. Service was very good and accommodating as we worked through the wine selections... Definitely order the pig ears as an appetizer. If you are visitng Wilmington this is a not to be...More

Thank Ecanv
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Great food and very generous Main course portions. We had excellent service loved all the food. We had steak, duck and trout and all the entrees were well prepared, flavorful and generous. The desserts were equally good. We had the Swiss roll and the apple...More

Thank bmcfeeters
Reviewed 21 December 2016

While I have visited this restaurant several times over the last year or two and been generally pleased, my wife and I dined at Rx last evening and I am not really inclined to return. I understand they restaurant is shooting for the Hip, Progressive...More

Thank timber2117
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Cynthia F
18 January 2015|
Response from Betsy V | Reviewed this property |
A wicked good pork belly, grits and egg dish...a twisted Monte Cristo... Eggs Benedict...buscuits and housemade peach jam, lots more...
Cynthia F
18 January 2015|
Response from Betsy V | Reviewed this property |
Small compared to other varieties/areas I have sampled. But the minionette on the raw ones is inspired....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 421 Castle St, Wilmington, NC 28401-5141
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-399-3080
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Located in the old Hall's Drugstore on 5th and Castle
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