Sweet n Savory Cafe is a local hot lunch spot for all of Wrightsville Beach and Wilmington NC residents. Our creative lunch menu is served fresh with unique daily specials to devour. Our wholesome lunch sandwiches, salads, soups and more will knock the socks off your taste buds. So, take a lunch break from work, but don’t forget to call your lunch order before you come. We want to make sure you can enjoy it more or take it to go! We are the to go place for lunch near me.


Made the old-Fashioned way– with love– by our chefs!

∞ Cup – $3.99 
∞ Bowl – $5.99 ∞

A Little of This -N- a Little of That
Small House or Caesar Salad and Cup of Soup – $6.99
Small House or Caesar Salad and Half Sandwich – $8.99
Cup of Soup and Half Sandwich – $8.99


The Garden options stop serving at 4pm.

∞ Add a Protein to any Salad – 4 ounces ∞

∞ Grilled, Blackened, Marinated or Fried Chicken $3.99 

∞ Blackened, Grilled or Fried Shrimp $4.99 ∞

∞ Seared or Blackened Salmon or Tuna* $5.99 ∞

*Item(s) cooked to order. The consumption of raw and/or undercooked meat, seafood, shellfish poultry or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness

House Salad   Small – $3.99 / Large – $5.99

Mixed seasonal greens, grape tomatoes, carrots, red onions and cucumbers with choice of house dressing

Caesar Salad   Small – $3.99 / Large – $5.99

Romaine, traditional made from scratch dressing, parmesan and croutons

Greek Salad   Small – $4.99 / Large – $6.99

Mixed greens, tomatoes, cucumbers, kalamata olives, red onions, bell peppers, feta cheese, balsamic vinaigrette

Cranberry-Apple Brie Salad   Small – $6.99 / Large – $8.99

A spinach salad with granny smith apples, brie croutons, dried cranberries, candied walnuts and bacon bits with our balsamic vinaigrette

Cobb Salad   Small – $6.99 / Large – $8.99

A large S-N-S salad with hard-boiled egg, bacon, avocado, bleu cheese, pico de gallo

Thai Shrimp Salad   Small – $8.99 / Large – $10.99

Mixed Greens, red onion, Mandarin oranges and roasted red peppers tossed in our sesame vinaigrette topped with soy-sweet chili fried shrimp

Chicken Salad or Tuna Salad Cold Plate – $8.99

Bed of greens, sliced cucumbers, sliced tomatoes, fresh bread slices, side of fresh cut fruit

Sweet -N- Savory

Homemade Dressings

Ranch, Bleu Cheese, Sésame Vinaigrette, Balsamic Vinaigrette, Russian, Honey Mustard, Oil and Vinegar


All items served with our house-made Potato Chips and Ranch unless otherwise requested
*Item(s) cooked to order. The consumption of raw and/or undercooked meat, seafood, shellfish poultry or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness


6-ounce Hand-Formed Ground Chuck Burger*
Grilled or Fried Chicken Breast
Housemade Garden Burger


Sweet -N- Savory (SNS) – $10.99
Collards, crispy pork belly, onion straws, pimento cheese, bacon hollandaise

Orient Beach – $6.99
NAKED! Build it like ya like it!
Bacon $1/Cheese $0.50/Burger Set (lettuce, tomato, onion) $0.50
Erica says,”Stay true to the cause and go Naked! It’s the only way to be!”

All the Way – $7.99
Choice of cheese, lettuce, tomato, red onion, mayonnaise. Add bacon $1

The Wonka – $9.99
Candied black pepper bacon, sharp cheddar cheese, lettuce, tomato, red onion, Wonka sauce

North Shore – $9.99
Lettuce, tomato, onion, grilled pineapple ring, bacon, Swiss, soy ginger glaze

California – $9.99
Swiss cheese, avocado, bacon, lettuce, tomato, ranch, pico de gallo

Steakhouse – $8.99
House-made steak sauce, sharp cheddar cheese, bacon, fried onion straws

Funky – $7.99
(The only chicken sandwich on our original menu in 1996!)

Sautéed onions and mushrooms, Havarti cheese

Black N Bleu Bacon – $9.99
Blackened, bleu cheese, candied black pepper bacon, lettuce, tomato, onion


All items served with our house-made potato chips and ranch unless otherwise requested

Hot Tomale – $7.99
Thin sliced turkey breast, pico de gallo, Havarti, jalapeño and ranch on toasted multigrain bread

Cucumber River – $9.99
Thin sliced turkey breast, cheddar, tomatoes, cucumbers and lettuce with cucumber dill sauce on pita

Johnny Appleseed – $10.99
Thin sliced turkey breast, Havarti, granny smith apples and honey mustard on our croissant

Turkey Club – $10.99
Thin sliced turkey breast, Swiss, bacon, lettuce, tomato, fresh avocado and ranch dressing on toasted white

Turkey Reuben – $8.99
Thin sliced turkey, sauerkraut, Russian dressing, melted Swiss cheese, grilled rye


Shrimp -N- Grits  —  $10.99
Bacon, andouille, mushrooms, onions, fried grit cakes, spicy cream sauce

Meatloaf  —  $9.99
Our house recipe of beef, pork and veal with mashers, sautéed spinach and arugula.
Finished with an heirloom tomato jam and fried onion straws

Pulled Pork Enchiladas  —  $10.99
Flour tortillas stuffed with braised pork shoulder, cheddar, chipotle ranchero sauce, topped with melted cheddar-jack, pico de gallo and sour cream. Served with black beans and rice

Pot Roast  —  $9.99
Slow braised beef with celery, carrots, onions and mashed potatoes

Blackened Salmon  —  $10.99
Served over black beans and rice with pico de gallo, fresh avocado and a roasted red pepper coulis
For utter pleasure, Olivia suggests this dish!  You don’t wanna miss it!

Chicken Pot Pie  —  $9.99
Braised chicken, creamy broth, onions, carrots, celery, mushrooms, green peas.
Topped with puff pastry, parmesan

Crab Cakes  —  $11.99
Herb rice, arugula, roasted tomatoes, artichokes, sweet corn aioli


All sandwich selections come with our homemade chips and ranch

Stinger  —  $10.99
Shaved roast beef, buffalo chicken tender, lettuce, tomato, onion, mayonnaise and Provolone on our baguette
Chef Pete brought this Buffalo Classic back with him when he returned home from Buffalo!

Rawhide —  $8.99
Shaved in-house roasted roast beef, sautéed onions and mushrooms, Havarti cheese on a pita

Roy Rogers  —  $7.99
Thinly shaved roast beef dunked in au jus with American cheese on a bun
“Simple things done perfectly are hard to beat! THIS IS IT!!”
~ Rob Shapiro ~
The owner, AKA “the boss”, the man with vision

The Dip  —  $9.99
Thinly shaved roast beef warmed in the oven, Swiss, sautéed onions, side of au jus, served on baguette

Don’t Mess with Texas  —  $10.99
House smoked beef brisket, cheddar, Texas Pete fried onion straws, jalapeno and chipotle ranchero  sauce on our baguette

NY Reuben  —  $8.99
House braised corned beef, sauerkraut, Russian dressing and melted Swiss on grilled rye


All items served with our potato chips and ranch unless otherwise requested

Pesto Chicken  —  $10.99
Grilled chicken breast, pesto, mozzarella, arugula, roasted red peppers, red onion on grilled Texas toast

The Fav  —  $7.99
Marinated chicken strips, pico de gallo, sour cream and mozzarella on a toasted pita

Chicken Club Pita  —  $9.99
Chicken strips, Swiss, parmesan, bacon, lettuce, tomato, onion and mayo on a pita

Chicken Gyros  —  $8.99
Mediterranean spiced chicken with cucumber, lettuce, tomato, onion, feta and our tzatziki sauce on pita

Chicken Philly  —  $8.99
Marinated grilled chicken, sautéed onions, bell peppers, American cheese on an Italian hoagie

Buffalo Chicken  —  $7.99
Fried chicken tossed in buffalo sauce with bleu cheese, lettuce, tomato and onion on our bun


All items served with our house-made potato chips and ranch unless otherwise requested

SNS Monte Cristo  —  $10.99
Grilled ham, gouda, French toast, blueberry jam, bourbon maple syrup

Hawaii 5–0  —  $8.99
Seared ham, grilled pineapple. Italian dressing, mozzarella cheese, fresh basil, served on our pita
Seal of approval by LaurieBeth, the owner’s daughter!

Porky Pig  —  $7.99
Our house pulled pork topped with eastern NC BBQ sauce and our house made coleslaw

Ultimate Grilled Cheese  —  $8.99
Sharp cheddar, Havarti, parmesan and Swiss with grilled tomatoes and bacon on grilled Texas toast

Hanalei Grilled Cheese  —  $8.99

Pulled pork, grilled pineapple, sharp cheddar, Havarti, parmesan and Swiss cheeses on grilled Texas toast
If you ever visit Kauai, say hi to Rob and Jolie at Pinks Creamery in Hanalei (link)


All items served with our house-made potato chips and ranch unless otherwise requested


Tuna Tacos* (2)  —  $10.99
Pan seared tuna, shredded cabbage and carrots, thin sliced radishes, toasted sesame seed, Sriracha crème sauce

Shrimp Tacos (2)  —  $9.99
Sautéed shrimp, shredded cabbage, avocado slices, cotija cheese, garlic cilantro cream sauce

Soy Ginger Tuna*  —  $10.99
Sesame seared ahi tuna with lettuce, tomato, grilled pineapple and soy ginger glaze on a bun

Baja Shrimp Wrap  —  $9.99
Blackened shrimp with pico de gallo, fresh avocado, mozzarella, sour cream and lettuce


All items served with our house-made potato chips and ranch unless otherwise requested

Chef Pete’s Stripper  —  $12.99
Grilled Choice NY Strip, caramelized onions, cherry peppers, herb mayonnaise, provolone cheese on our baguette

Mutha’ Heffer  —  $10.99
House made meatloaf, candied bacon, onion straws, tomato jam, Dijonnaise, arugula on Texas toast
“One a week doesn’t satisfy the craving! Quenches every food desire!!”
~ Lorraine ~

Phat Sammie  —  $11.99
Ham, turkey, roast beef, lettuce, tomato onion, herb garlic mayo, Havarti and Swiss on cheddar-jalapenos bread

Chicken Melt  —  $9.99
Our homemade chicken salad, tomato and Swiss served open faced on our croissant

Tuna Melt  —  $9.99
Our homemade white Albacore tuna salad, tomato and Swiss served open faced on our croissant

Picnic at the Beach  —  $7.99
Our chunky homemade chicken salad, lettuce and tomato on our lightly toasted white bread


House Potato Chips
Skinny Fries
Buffalo Chips  —  $0.50
Fresh Cut Fries  —  $0.50
Pasta Salad
Cup of Soup  —  $1.00
Small House or Caesar Salad  —  $1.00
Sweet Potato Waffle Fries  —  $0.50