The 9 Best Lunch Spots In Wilmington

Updated: August 23, 2022

With gourmet sandwiches and homemade soups on every corner, there's no reason to skip lunch in Wilmington. To bring you only the best Lunch in Wilmington we analyzed top review, articles, and ranking sites. Beat the midday munchies at these fantastic lunch venues!

Find the perfect spot

Wings & Thai Station

Thai, $$, WilmingtonThai, $$Wilmington
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 5.0


Italian, $$, Forty AcresItalian, $$Wilmington, Forty Acres
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 5.0

Rincón Mexicano Antojitos

Mexican, Union Park GardensMexicanWilmington, Union Park Gardens
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 5.0

Tacos Don Vicente

Mexican, $, WilmingtonMexican, $Wilmington
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 5.0

La Pizzeria Metro

Pizza, $$, 9th Ward AreaPizza, $$Wilmington, 9th Ward Area
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

El Diablo Burritos

American, $$, WilmingtonAmerican, $$Wilmington
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Tex-Mex Burrito

Mexican, $$, WilmingtonMexican, $$Wilmington
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Al Chu’s Sushi

$$, Downtown$$Wilmington, Downtown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Jalapeno Grill

Mexican, $, Little ItalyMexican, $Wilmington, Little Italy
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Why is this list better than others?

We know how tough it is to find the best restaurant in Wilmington. We analyzed 16402 Wilmington restaurants on Yelp and Google, 823905 Wilmington restaurant reviews, and 770 lists and articles – looking closely at what had to say – and applied our boam magic. Don’t bother looking for we’ve already done so for you and included all you need to know. As restaurants continue to adapt to COVID-19, you can trust us to show the latest information on which restaurants are open and how with our real-time data recommendation engine. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Common questions

Eclipse Bistro, DE Slider, and Mr. Taco Mexican Grill 2 are the highest-rated lunch restaurants for delivery in Wilmington.

The highest-rated places in Wilmington for lunch and cocktails are Ciro Food & Drink, Dorcea, and Snuff Mill.

The highest-rated restaurants in Wilmington for group lunches are Ciro Food & Drink, Eclipse Bistro, and Scalessa's.

Eclipse Bistro, DE Slider, and Star grill are the highest-rated lunch spots for a pick up meal in Wilmington.

The highest-rated restaurants in Wilmington for boozy lunches are Ciro Food & Drink, Park Café, and Dorcea.

Drink pairing tips

  • A next-level pairing for Riesling

    Experts often pair banh mi with a glass of Riesling, a popular white wine.

  • The ideal drink pairing for banh mi

    Knowing what to pair with banh mi can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some white wine, particularly a glass of Kabinett. This, sweet, white wine balances the spicy banh mi.

  • Pair banh mi with Muscat de Alexandria

    For an elevated experience, pair your banh mi with Muscat de Alexandria. This combination works particularly well because this white wine cuts through the fattiness of the meat.


  • A day about ramen

    Can’t get enough ramen? You’re not alone. National Ramen Day is celebrated every year on April 4 in The United States.

  • An order for 170nuggets of McDonald's Chicken McNugget?

    Are you a fan ofMcDonald's Chicken McNugget? The current record for eating the most McDonald's Chicken McNugget is 170 nuggets! Do you love McDonald's Chicken McNugget enough to beat this record?

  • Worth every penny?

    In 2019 in Tokyo a bluefin tuna was made that sold for p$3,082,610.

Parking info

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