The Olive Cafe & Wine Bar is a fun little destination for families and friends to sample a wide range of delectable tapas and small plates in a cozy and relaxed atmosphere. Tucked away along Military Cutoff Road, this restaurant is a fine spot for palates of all varieties, and appetites of all sizes.

The wine menu is a solid place to start, and features an extensive and ever-changing selection of wines from all around the world as well as close to the Cape Fear region. There’s also a separate cheese menu which also rotates regularly, and which typically includes more than 20 different cheeses to choose from. For a light meal, or a fine catering platter, the wine and 4, 5, or even 6 cheese plate selection can easily do the trick, but hungrier diners will want to peruse the extensive cafe menu as well. Here, patrons will find a delightful selection of plates and appetizers from all over the world, like bruschetta, southern egg rolls, green leaf lettuce cups, and even “bacon pops.” A wonderfully creative dining experience, with fully unique tapas and specials, The Olive Cafe & Wine Bar will also visitors and locals to tour the great tastes of the world without ever leaving Wilmington.

  • Monday11:00am-10:00pm
  • Tuesday11:00am-10:00pm
  • Wednesday11:00am-10:00pm
  • Thursday11:00am-10:00pm
  • Friday11:00am-12:00am
  • Saturday11:00am-12:00am
  • Sunday11:00am-3:00pm
Wilmington, NC Boating Guide

Wilmington, NC Boating Guide

Wilmington originated as a port city, and its reputation as a haven for vessels of all sizes has lasted throughout the generations, making it one of the most popular boating destinations in southeastern North Carolina. From unique cruises of the downtown area to extended treks along the Intracoastal Waterway, the sheer range of boating adventures will entice any mariner to drop anchor in this distinctive town. Spend a day exploring the local waterways, or sign up for an area cruise, and discover why Wilmington life is at its finest on the water.

Wilmington Riverfront Park

Wilmington Riverfront Park

Riverfront Park, which encompasses a decent chunk of the popular Downtown Riverwalk, is a scenic region which will lure visitors into pulling up a bench seat, staying a while, and enjoying the miles of Cape Fear River views on the horizon.