Jimbo’s Breakfast & Lunch House, an old school diner-style restaurant with a vintage exterior and sky-high sign, is a time-tested staple for solid breakfast and lunch fare in a basic but nevertheless inviting family-style environment. Located along College Road, and just a stone’s throw away from Hugh MacRae Park, this classic little restaurant serves up hearty plates at budget-friendly prices to generations of Wilmington visitors and locals alike.

The menu features all the diner and southern staples, as well as ever-changing specials like homemade soups, BBQ plates, and specialty sides to accompany a hearty main dish. Breakfast fans will want to go for the big egg platters or the omelets, which are served up with grits or griddle-cooked hash browns, while lunchtime or supper patrons can feast on fried chicken, turkey and stuffing, the quiche of the day, or an array of salads, sandwiches, or entrees that are clearly southern influenced. Keep an eye out for fresh desserts, as well as the side dishes, which are always changing and can include home-grown favorites like rice and gravy, pickled beets, fried okra, and potato salad. A good destination for a no-frills meal at a budget-friendly price, Jimbo’s Breakfast & Lunch House will appeal to hungry patrons who want simplified southern cooking.

  • Monday7:00am-2:00pm
  • Tuesday7:00am-2:00pm
  • Wednesday7:00am-2:00pm
  • Thursday7:00am-2:00pm
  • Friday7:00am-2:00pm
  • Saturday7:00am-2:00pm
  • Sunday7:00am-2:00pm
Wilmington Vacation Rentals

Wilmington Vacation Rentals

Visitors who are heading to Wilmington may find that when it comes to ample amenities and room to move, the best accommodations option is a Wilmington vacation rental. Scattered throughout the downtown and greater Wilmington areas, a vacation rental is a fine option for vacationing families, working visitors, and anyone in need of space to stretch out and relax. With a steadily growing vacation rental market that includes properties of all varieties, locales, and sizes, Wilmington vacationers will quickly discover that they can find the perfect “home away from home” when they opt for a vacation rental for their coastal accommodations.

Cape Fear River

Cape Fear River

While Wilmington visitors will arguably enjoy the best views of the Cape Fear River, this distinctive river actually spreads out throughout most of the coastal and piedmont regions of North Carolina, originating in the town of Haywood, just north of Greensboro, NC, and flowing all the way to the Atlantic Ocean.