Sweet N Savory Cafe

Coffee shop | Eclectic | Hamburgers | Sandwich Shop | Seafood | Steak
Worth a return

While Sweet N Savory’s menu is extensive, with something for everyone at breakfast, lunch, and dinner, it also is possible to eat local at this very popular place.

True-South specialties include country ham biscuits, biscuits & gravy,  buttermilk fried chicken, fried green tomatoes and fried shrimp, and shrimp & grits as well as a dish titled Shrimp Without the Grits. Seekers of something uniquely regional should check out the Carolina Bowl, which is a foundation of buttery cheddar cheese grits upon which are piled pulled pork, collard greens, a couple of eggs, pickled jalapeno peppers, and a scattering of crisp onion straws.

The on-premises bakery makes all kinds of breads, rolls, and pastries, including an immense, thickly-iced cinnamon raisin bun that locals love; but my go-to morning meal is Wrightsville Beach French toast. That’s extra-thick slices of baked-here cinnamon raisin bread sopped in egg batter and fried, then topped with fruit and whipped cream and accompanied, if desired, by eggs and/or breakfast meat.

While it’s not an undiscovered, hidden gem (you likely will wait for a table), Sweet N Savory is a good place to know about when you’re very hungry (portions are generous) and want a wide choice of things to eat, morning, noon, or night, 7 days a week.

What to Eat
Sweet N Savory Cafe, Carolina Bowl
Carolina Bowl
Between the Carolina Bowl's eggs and above the grits is a layer of pulled pork.
Sweet N Savory Cafe, Wrightsville Beach French Toast
Wrightsville Beach French Toast
Cinnamon bread is the foundation of Wrightsville Beach French toast.
Sweet N Savory Cafe, Cinnamon Raisin Bun
Cinnamon Raisin Bun
Freshly baked cinnamon raisin bun is crowned with thick icing.
Directions and Hours
closed now
Sunday7am - 9:30pm
Monday7am - 9:30pm
Tuesday7am - 9:30pm
Wednesday7am - 9:30pm
Thursday7am - 9:30pm
Friday7am - 10pm
Saturday7am - 10pm
Open Year Round
Meals Served
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Credit Cards Accepted
Alcohol Served
Outdoor Seating

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