The familiar structure at 7 Wayne Drive, Wilmington [Map this], just off Market Street, was listed as “under construction” in the 1962 and 1963 Wilmington city directories. Its first occupant was Fisher’s Restaurant,which was open there until 1970. The business was operated by Mr. and Mrs. W.H. Fisher, who previously operated the Fisher Ranch House restaurant at 3703 Market St., Wilmington [Map this], next to the Ranch House Motel.
Subsequent restaurants in the building include the Lob Steer Inn (1971), the Garden Inn (1976), the Terrace Inn (1979-1991), the Hobbs House restaurant (1992), the Mexican restaurant El Cerro Grande (1994), A Touch of Italy (1996), Forrester’s Cafe (1999) and Farrior’s Country Buffet (2001). Indochine has been at the location since June 20o1.
Date posted: August 30, 2010
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