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K-38 Baja Grill

5410 Oleander Dr, Midtown, Wilmington, NC 28403-5812
+1 910-395-6040
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (21 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (16 reviews)
“burrito” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
5410 Oleander Dr, Midtown, Wilmington, NC 28403-5812
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Reviewed 30 August 2018

We stopped for lunch on a Friday afternoon and it was super busy but the wait staff all worked together and tables were cleaned and ready quickly. We had excellent service by Kiana. The margaritas, salsa and chips were delicious! We tried the chicken fajitas...More

Thank Grammy H
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Went on a Sat night. The don't take reservations at this location so you put your name on a list at the door, We waited about 30 minutes. Bar and restaurant very busy, noisy and hopping. Good, fairly extensive menu, good service, tasty food in...More

Thank Marannstar
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

What a great place. People are so friendly and the food is amazing. We started with the guacamole, then the chili relleno’s, a few of us had fish tacos and tostadas. Margaritas are also delicious. It is a very busy restaurant and after dining there...More

Thank Cazandkim
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Great salsa. Amazing enchiladas. It was great food!! Our server seemed a little confused but everything was yummy.

Thank mcope405
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

It was recommended by a friend and worth the visit. I had tacos that were a hard one within a soft one. It was very good! The chips and salsa were also good. It’s a nice place inside, too

Thank Rosemarie M
Reviewed 5 May 2018

Every time I visit my brother and sister-in-law and family in Wilmington, we make a stop here. The food is consistently outstanding and the staff is efficient and friendly. Good atmosphere and nice wines on offer.

Thank CathleenKenyon
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is wonderful! The parking lot was really full but went in anyways thinking we may not get in but we only waited about 7 minutes! They bring out chips and salsa when you get to your table. The salsa is made there and...More

Thank Hutch4Family
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Saw this listed as a favorite of locals in Wilmington, NC. I can see why. The food was excellent, service was great and prices were reasonable. The food is a definite step up from most Mexican style restaurants. My grilled chicken salad was enormous and...More

Thank Ronnie P
Reviewed 24 March 2018

I get that the K38 has a surfing theme, but found it very strange that every TV in the place was showing different surfing shows - no CNN, no ESPN - just surfing! Small matter really, but odd - the food was excellent - my...More

Thank jimichongaJC
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Aubrey was our bartender/waitress. She was so efficient & nice that, when our table was ready, we just decided to stay put. We were there before 6 on a Sat, but it WAS St Patty's Day. Wasn't he Hispanic?? The pomegranate margaritas are so killer,...More

Thank Chocoholicjr
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5410 Oleander Dr, Midtown, Wilmington, NC 28403-5812
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-395-6040
  • E-mail
Please visit our website to find out about our daily specials and other information at our sister restaurants, Las Olas Mexi-Q Grill, K38 Baja Grill (2 locations - Oleander Drive and Porters Neck/Market St), Tower 7 (Wrightsville Beach) and Cafe Del Mar (Wrightsville Beach)
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