Special Offers

Cover Photo Prints Available

Several readers have asked us to see whether the photographer would be willing to make prints of our cover as well as her other photos in the 2013 edition of Wilmington Today. The answer is yes!

Erin Whittle Photography website has all the information you need to get your own copy of the prints.


Wednesday Super Special

Beach Shop & Grille, located in Topsail Beach, has a fabulous Wednesday night special. For just $39, you can have dinner for two WITH a bottle of wine. Select two items from the featured entrees and a bottle of wine from the featured list and you’re all set. And don’t forget the restaurant is owned by a pastry chef. Save room for dessert!


Facial/Massage Special

Joseph Zell is offering a special price of just $59 for a facial with LED therapy treatment. The Salon uses nothing but natural products. Don’t miss the chance to refresh and rejuvenate at a very special price!


Wednesday, 5:00 p.m. until sold out

Manna offers a wonderful way to get over the mid-week blahs. For just $7, you can sample four different wines that are offered at the weekly, ever-changing wine tasting. AND you’ll have a glass of the wine of your choice from that group at no additional charge! Pair the wines with offerings from their menu and you’re in for a treat.


Tuesday, 5:00 p.m. – close

Quartermasters Restaurant, located on the approach to Surf City on Topsail Island, is offering a terrific special on Tuesday nights. A very popular dish, fried flounder (served with two sides) is available for just $12.99. Beverages are a bargain too, with $2.50 domestic drafts and $4.50 margaritas on Tuesday.


Monday-Friday, 4:00-6:30 p.m.

Ruth’s Chris Steak House has special deals in their attractive lounge and patio. Vintage cocktails are available at the bargain price of $7 and several items, including chicken Caesar salad, prime sliders or spicy lobster, are just $9, a discount from the normal $12 to $16 price.


Tuesday-Saturday, 5:30 p.m. – close

PortLand Grille at Lumina Station has a number of delicious, lower priced entrees on its menu. For $20.95 each, diners may choose from numerous entrees that come with two outstanding sides. Among the recent choices were¬†a yummy baseball sirloin, Loch Duart Scottish salmon, wood grilled mahi or wahoo and more. Sides are delicious too. Our favorites: mashed sweet potatoes, buttered spinach, garlicky broccoli, four-cheese truffle grits. Food is superb as always. 


Offered daily, 4:00 p.m. – close

Henry’s Restaurant has $5 appetizers in the bar, not just in the early evening, but all evening long. The restaurant is known for its Crate to Plate specials, using local ingredients backed by Goodness Grows in North Carolina.