Category Archives: Restaurants

Nov192018

Holiday Hosting Tips from Lumina Station

It’s officially the holiday season, and here at Lumina Station we’re hanging our favorite decorations and getting ready for all of the festivities headed our way. Chances are, you’re doing something similar at home in order to get ready for upcoming holiday gatherings and get-togethers with your family and friends. You may even be prepping for a few guests in honor of the special days we have marked on the calendar. But if hosting fills you with more than a little stress, don’t let it edge out the [...]
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Oct52018

October Merchant of the Month Feature: 1900 Restaurant & Lounge

The fall season is traditionally known as “local summer” here in coastal North Carolina, and no restaurant embodies this vibe better than our Merchant of the Month for October: 1900 Restaurant & Lounge! A popular hot spot for Wrightsville Beach residents and visitors, 1900 earned itself the Diners’ Choice Award through OpenTable this year, and features a varied array of Americana cuisine and cocktails. From produce to seafood, to specialty ingredients, 1900 prides itself on sourcing locally whenever [...]
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Apr232018

Outdoor Atmosphere at Lumina Station

Spring is in swing, and in southeastern North Carolina, we get to appreciate the outdoors just a bit more than others. In addition to the fun of the Azalea Festival, held earlier this month, our area is treated to a nice long period of warm weather, during which spring melts right into summer. And with a few new design elements that we’ve included in the landscape, it’s easier than ever to spend the day here and enjoy the coastal community’s mild temperatures. Lumina Station has recently added cozy [...]
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Jan92018

January Merchant Of The Month Feature: Port City Java

Port City Java has been waking up communities since 1995.  While we started as a small coffeehouse in Wilmington, NC, we have grown to become a favorite of coffee drinkers around the world. Although we are growing, we take pride in our hands on approach to the art of coffee.  Our Head of Roasting, Kim Cruse, samples coffee from around the world to select the best flavor profiles.  These green coffee beans are hand roasted in our Wilmington Headquarters five days a week.  We use a 60-kilo Ambex roaster [...]
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Dec122017

December Merchant of the Month Feature: 1900 Restaurant & Lounge

Stylish, sophisticated, amazing, flavorful and fun are just a few of the words guests have used to describe their experience when dining at 1900 Restaurant & Lounge. The décor features dark wood, elegant wallpaper, partial curtains and twinkling, mica-flecked granite top bars and tables. Couple this with the sounds of hip lounge music and you have the perfect atmosphere to gather with family and friends or that someone special for an intimate dinner. 1900’s acclaimed chef’s will amaze with their flavorful [...]
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Nov32017

November Merchant of the Month Feature: Port Land Grille

Fine Dining Awaits at Port Land Grille, a progressive American cuisine restaurant whose name was born from a cherished vacation and scouting trip to Portland, Oregon. While in Portland, owners Anne & Shawn met several chefs in the area and learned their menus were created by focusing on the wealth of premium ingredients found and purchased in their own backyards.  At Port Land Grille, Chef Shawn follows this same philosophy, searching out local sources first and buying certain foods only when in season [...]
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Oct92017

October Merchant of the Month Feature: Grand Cru

Grand Cru is one of the newest and brightest stars in the Wilmington culinary constellation, opening their doors a little more than a year ago at Lumina Station. Grand Cru specializes in pairing exceptional wines with Chef David Coppola’s masterful creations, both for lunch, and dinner. This unique dining experience has become a community destination featuring a variety of reoccurring happenings, guaranteed to help you get through the week. Every Tuesday, guests can enjoy the recently added “Tasting [...]
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Mar152016

Celebrate the Luck of the Irish at Halligan’s

Every year on March 17th the Irish and the Irish-at-heart observe St. Patrick’s Day. What started as a religious feast day for the patron saint of Ireland has become an international event celebrating Irish culture and the wearing of a whole lot of green. St. Patrick’s Day celebrations are everything from public parades and festivals to banquets and dances and many an event have been known to include a little green beer, cider or Irish whiskey along with the best in traditional Irish foods. Now, before [...]
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Feb292016

Everything Gets Better With Coffee From Port City Java

There’s nothing quite like a cup of Joe, from the aroma of the fresh ground coffee beans brewing that perfect cup to the moment you take your first sip. And the folks at Port City Java definitely know the way to a coffee lover’s heart! PCJ is a community hub for coffee lovers providing tasty and amazing fresh-roasted coffee daily. But coffee’s not the only thing on the menu at Port City Java! PCJ features a diverse menu that includes hand crafted beverages, like espresso, frappes, smoothies, shakes [...]
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Feb32016

Happy Valentine’s Day From Lumina Station

Ahhh…it’s February, the month of “Love” and Lumina Station wants to “Be Your Valentine.” Several Lumina merchants are offering specials in honor of the Valentine’s Day holiday. It’s a month long celebration at Island Passage, with their “Be My VIP” this February. Enjoy various daily specials and promotions on fashion and accessories with savings of up to 20%. Are you and your special someone in need of a relaxing massage? Allow Harbour Club Day Spa & Salon to make your relaxation dreams come true with [...]
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