• Open daily at 5 PM, 7 days a week
  • Monday - Thursday: 5PM - 10PM, Friday - Saturday: 5PM - 10:30PM, Sunday: 5PM - 10PM

Circa 1922 welcomes you to our downtown Wilmington restaurant, where our core principle surrounds taking traditional dishes and elevating them to a modern experience. Our focus is on the freshest ingredients, custom meats and delectable flavors, with an ever changing seasonal menu. We pride ourselves on sourcing the highest quality products, crafting each dish for a memorable experience.

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We believe the freshest ingredients only enhance the final product. Not only do we make everything from scratch, we also source from the best local farmers and seafood merchants. Partnering with our neighbors brings out the quality of the region, allowing each dining experience to showcase the unique flavors our area offers. We take pride in the bounty of our region, bringing the purest of produce and seafood. As a coastal city, our seafood comes directly from our backyard, with our merchants delivering to us right off the boat. We always feature a variety of fresh and delicious oysters on the half shell, great for all oyster lovers!


Here at Circa, we believe that no good meal is complete without a good drink to go with it! Our wine list offers a variety of delicious wines from all over the world, with over 25 options by the glass and over 100 options by the bottle. Our resident sommelier can recommend the perfect wine to pair with your meal! We also specialize in craft cocktails (and mocktails), using only the freshest of ingredients. Our extensive and unique liquor selection makes for the best drinks!


Our pastry chef is ready to round out your meal with homemade decadent desserts! Try our famous 7 Layer Cake or Creme Brulee, which are sure to please everyone. We also feature seasonal sorbets and gelatos, made from fresh local fruits.