Also known as the Culinary Coast, the restaurants in Southern Delaware offer a food haven for anyone who enjoys an amazing blue plate special or 5-star dining experience. Using the freshest local ingredients and their culinary expertise, the Chefs who run these kitchens will have you posting your best foodie pics and social reviews, yet! So, take a journey with us during these 12 days of Christmas. A culinary journey through Southern Delaware, that is!
1106 Coastal Highway | Fenwick Island, DE
The team at Our Harvest truly take the concept of “Farm to Fork” to a whole new level in a restaurant that was specifically designed to pay tribute to farmers, growers, cheesemakers, fisherman, crabbers, and winemakers. They offer a variety of menu items including small plates that consist of just a few bites and feasts that are intended to be shared by two or more guests.
*Special Alert: Thursday is Paella Night! The Paella Feast, normally priced for $55 is only $25!
Mancini’s Brick Oven Pizza & Restaurant
907 Coastal Highway | Fenwick Island, DE
A truly authentic Italian restaurant serving the best brick oven pizza in town! Walking through their front doors, you instantly feel welcome by the smell of firewood burning and the sight of smiling faces there to greet you. Be sure to check out their entree specialties including Linguine Posillipo and Capellini ai Fruitti di Mare, too.
Matt’s Fish Camp
28635 Coastal Highway | North Bethany Beach, DE
Located just south of the Indian River Inlet Bridge and nestled in the middle of a beach community directly on Coastal Highway, Matt’s Fish Camp serves up fresh seafood seven days a week! Traditional coastal dishes like Fish N’ Chips and Lobster Rolls are a must-try.
*Special Alert: Monday is 1/2 price entrees!
34444 Coastal Highway | Unit #4 | Bethany Beach, DE
Hands down, some of the best sushi on the beach! Misaki Sushi is small, but mighty and reservations are strongly suggested. Nestled in the York Beach Shopping Plaza, it’s easy to miss Misaki if this is your first visit, but please be sure to make that u-turn because their Fireball sushi roll is mmm mmm good!
*Special Alert: Roll night is Monday! $6 Rolls and $2 Sushi
The Den at Bear Trap Dunes
7 Clubhouse Way | Ocean View, DE
Looking for a culinary delight that is slightly off the beaten path? Look no further than The Den at Bear Trap Dunes! Not what you would expect to find in a golf course restaurant, The Den serves up Baja Fish Tacos and the Grizzly Burger topped with bacon tomato jam… just to name a few!
*Special Alert: Monday night is $10 Burger Night!
Good Earth Market
31806 Good Earth Lane | Clarksville, DE
Their motto: Indulge In Goodness and indulge you will! Specializing in using organic and local ingredients in everything they produce, the Good Earth Market is a fan favorite for every appetite. They even offer two lodging locations through Air BNB so you can actually stay on the farm!
*Special Alert: Taco Tuesday! Tacos + Fixins = half price; $5 Margaritas, $3 Corona, $3 Modelo, $3 Mural, and $3 Pacifico.
Plate & Palate
303 Main Street | Millsboro, DE
Located in the heart of downtown Millsboro, you will find Plate & Palate in the old bank at the corner of Main and W. State Streets. The dream of chef and owner, Frank Dubinski, has been a reality for over a year and the reviews are good! For a menu that is ever-changing based on the season, you may have a chance to enjoy their succulent Pan-Seared Duck Breast or Rockfish with local root veggies this fall and winter.
Hooked Up Ale House & Raw Bar
38069 Town Center Drive | Millville, DE
This restaurant is the first sports bar launched by the Off The Hook Restaurant Group, also known for success stories Off The Hook and Just Hooked. Inside, you will find a fun and casual atmosphere where families of all ages are welcome. Menu specialties include the Hang Ten, Hooked Up Tacos, and of course, the Raw Bar offerings – Steamed Clams, Baltimore Style Peel & Eat Shrimp and Oysters served on the half shell.
*Special Alert: Wednesday Night is Burgers & Billiards Night! 1/2 Price Burgers from 3-10pm.
52 Rehoboth Avenue | Rehoboth Beach, DE
At Blackwall Hitch, you will find seasonally driven and locally sourced food and spirits along with friendly staff and great local music. Enjoy a seat at the bar or bring your entire family in for a Sunday Supper the way that it was supposed to be! Local favorites include Scallops & Shrimp Saffron, Grilled Chicken & Baked Brie, and Crispy Calamari Fritz.
*Special Alert: Friday Night, enjoy Prime Rib and Shrimp for just $20.95!
Thompson Island Brewery
30133 Veterans Way | Rehoboth Beach, DE
The newest restaurant in our local line-up is more than just a restaurant. It is an independent craft brewery and pretty awesome dining experience. Thompson Island Brewery features a dining room, bar, porch, and beer garden with ping-pong and bocce ball complete with a cozy fire pit. Some of our favorites include Blackened Chesapeake Blue Catfish and Old Bay Roasted Yard Bird. What will your favorites be?
*Special Alert: Happy Hour Daily from 3pm – 6pm with discounted drinks and eats!
Henlopen City Oyster House
50 Wilmington Avenue | Rehoboth Beach, DE
The crew at Henlopen City Oyster House likes to eat. For that very reason, we knew that we had to be friends right away! They serve locally grown fresh fruit and vegetables. The proteins in their dishes are raised right here in the First State and their seafood is fresh off the dock. We could list all of our “go-to” menu items, but we don’t have nearly enough space for that, so here are just a few: Jerk Grilled North Carolina Wreckfish, Oysters Rockefeller, and Classic Oyster Stew.
Dewey Beer and Food Company
2100 Coastal Highway | Dewey Beach, DE
The perfect stop before a night out on the town in Dewey or a great location for family dinner. Dine where your craft beer is brewed and try their Vegan Cold Noodle Lo Mein or Chicken & Waffle, but don’t stop there. Desserts include the Fifer Apple Tart and Pumpkin Spice Latte Bread Pudding.
*Special Alert: Enjoy $3 Off All Lomein on Wednesday Night!