Mermaid Point

Eats & Drinks on the River

Welcome to Mermaid Point! We cook up and serve delicious Southern-American eats and drinks right on the banks of the beautiful Cape Fear River. We’ve got a fine selection of barbecue pork and chicken plates, sandwiches, fresh, NEVER frozen Angus Beef and turkey burgers, green garden salads, and seafood! All of this tastiness is cooked to order for each customer and served up with a generous helping of Southern hospitality!

We offer a wide selection of beers, on draft or by the bottle or can, wine, and we also have a full-service bar.

We cater! We’d love to help make your next workplace, church, sports event, celebration, wedding, or family get-together a delicious, memorable, and hassle-free experience! Give Mermaid Point the opportunity to cater your next social gathering by calling (910) 893-4571. Here’s a quick link to our catering menu! Don’t see something there that you want? Tell us, and we’ll be happy to discuss other tasty options that will better personalize your catering to your needs!




At Mermaid Point, we take a lot of pride in what we do. Be it serving up great tasting food made with quality, true ingredients or our smiling faces when you and your family and friends walk through our doors. We’re here to make sure your dining experience is one you’ll want to keep coming back for!

We have ice cold beers and a selection of tasty wines by the glass or bottle. We’ve got your old favorites like Budweiser, Miller, and Coors. We’ve also got some local faves and craft brews, like Aviator Brewing and SweetWater Brewing Companies. Whatever your tastes, we’ve got something to fill your glass 😉

Our full-service bar is at your command, as well. Try one of our custom Mermaid Point cocktails today!





Click here for the Mermaid Point catering menu!

Mermaid Point offers fresh, delicious, hassle-free catering services for all sorts of events. Keep scrolling for more information and a quick list of what we offer. If you don’t see everything you’re looking for on our catering menu, don’t worry! We would love to discuss what you have in mind and make it happen for you.

We offer:

  • Full-service catering
  • Bulk orders with drop-off at your location of choice
  • Pick up is available too!

Call us now with any questions about your upcoming catering needs. We have extensive experience in the “business of delicious” and look forward to helping make your next catered event fresh, tasty, and hassle-free!

If you’re interested in holding an event at the restaurant, we have an open-air patio with beautiful river views and a warm, inviting interior with table and booth seating, and a full bar!

  • EntrĂ©e pricing includes meat(s), choice of two side items, one bread option, and drinks.
  • Additional side choices are $1.50 per item per person, after the first two.
  • Free delivery within 25 miles!
  • Paper plates, plastic tableware, napkins, cups, ice, barbecue sauces, and condiments are supplied with all orders.
  • All meals are priced buffet style.
  • Full-service catering available for an additional charge and includes: Buffet set-up, buffet style serving, drink refills, and clean-up. One server is needed for every 40 guests. $30 per server per hour up to two hours. For events anticipated to need servers over two hours, please ask us about pricing.
  • Barbecue sauces available: Original, Eastern NC Style, Sweet, Smoky, and Hot & Spicy.
  • Gratuity is not included in the quoted price and is left up to the customer’s discretion.



Mermaid Point is located in Lillington, North Carolina. We’ve found ourselves a nice spot right on the banks of the beautiful Cape Fear River and we’d love to have you over to eat sometime! While you’re here, enjoy our “right-on-the-river” view and grab a brew, too!

On nice summer Saturdays, we are happy to provide live, outdoor, local musical talent for your audial pleasure too!