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Islands Fresh Mex Grill

) #98 of 529 Restaurants in Wilmington £ Mexican,
260 Racine Dr, Wilmington, NC 28403-8703
+1 910-799-2109
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good47%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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Mexican, Southwestern
260 Racine Dr, Wilmington, NC 28403-8703
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Spacious, open restaurant with a variety of seating. Order at the counter and move down the line, choosing the toppings for your dish. Great value - plenty of choices for everyone. We will be hitting this place every time we are in town for a...More

Thank ajlst
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We always stop here after a day at the beach. My boyfriend turned me on to this place 3 years ago and it never gets old. I always get fried fish tacos and two can be too many for me so I usually stick with...More

Thank Missaim70
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Islands is a casual place for lunch or dinner. A great VALUE and the best mexican in the area for tacos and other Mexican dishes.Also a good beer selection. It is VERY reasonable and right downtown on Front st. Mark Watson

Thank seachat
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Great taco built to your order you tell them what you want on it as they build it for you. Fresh meats & veg

Thank James H
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Have had multiple catering events from Islands, and just recently visited in person. By far are favorite fresh ingredient taco venue!

Thank buffalodeluxe
Reviewed 25 March 2017

I love the $1 tacos after 5pm. I eat at the Monkey Junction Islands. One of my favorite places to eat!

Thank graciesfriends2017
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Great selection. Fresh and made to order. Dine in or eat out. Generous portions. Great economical dining option!

Thank cbncgirl
Reviewed 1 February 2017

we've been here quite a few times. very fast service and YOU choose how to make your food. this is good for the health minded with vegetarian entrees and whole wheat tortillas. it's a popular place but not easy to find and is off the...More

Thank yap1993
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Clean, spacious, quick & friendly service PLUS the tacos are spot on. Step up and choose your protein, cheeses, lettuce, sauces, etc. add a drink....hey, they have a good bottled beer selection,too!! Yippee!! No negatives, all positives...will return ASAP. P.S. This a local chain of...More

Thank richard w
Reviewed 10 September 2016

I LOVE Islands. I have been to all 4 locations and I am glad the new one in Monkey Junction just opened by my house. You can not beat the dollar taco deal!

Thank Drew S
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23 September 2016|
Response from Julie S | Reviewed this property |
I checked their website and they didn't have anything about gluten-free options but I would call and check to make sure.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 260 Racine Dr, Wilmington, NC 28403-8703
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-799-2109
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