restaurant spotlight: restaurants on the rise in leland

April 28, 2018

While Wilmington might grab the foodie spotlight from locals and visitors in the area, Brunswick County’s growth has continued to draw attention from restaurant owners near and far. With well-known chains like Panera Bread and Aldi opening within the last 6 months, development in Leland continues to expand as we move further into 2018. While we’re home to several nationally recognized restaurant chains, we’ve seen an increase in local restaurateurs… [Read More…]

restaurant spotlight – the ‘lunch lover’ edition

January 18, 2018

We’re back again for the “Lunch Lover” edition of our Restaurant Spotlight series! Whether you’re skipping out of the office for your lunch break, meeting close friends for an afternoon of food and cocktails, or looking to expand on your current restaurant list; we’ve compiled a list of our favorite lunch spots in Downtown Wilmington. Chops Deli – Leading the lunch-pack in awards, Chops has been voted by Encore readers… [Read More…]

restaurant spotlight – the ‘good morning’ edition

December 9, 2017

Push aside that soggy bowl of Raisin Bran and luke-warm piece of buttered, whole-wheat toast. We invite you to take back the most important meal of the day. Whether you’re looking to warm up over a Dirty Chai Latte at your favorite coffee house, sit down for a quick bite at your local diner, or finally get everyone together for that perfect Sunday brunch, we’ve compiled a list of the… [Read More…]

discover midtown wilmington nc

June 13, 2017

A whole world awaits you just 15 minutes from your Brunswick Forest retreat in what is now warmly referred to as Midtown Wilmington.  Discover fantastic shopping, wonderful dining and outdoor spaces galore! Shop ‘til you drop in Midtown Wilmington at Independence Mall and Hanover Center. All your favorite stores conveniently located just steps from each other.  Peruse Ann Taylor Loft, Belk’s, Bath & Body Works, Stein Mart, Pier 1 Imports,… [Read More…]