There’s no better time than now to grab a good meal: Delaware’s dining rooms may be temporarily closed, but there are plentiful options for enjoying your favorite menu delights thanks to an unprecedented effort to expand take-out and delivery options across the state.

In some cases, restaurants are even offering curbside pickup and pay-ahead options via your smartphone. So plan on making tonight’s dinner special—the folks who work at your locally owned restaurant will thank you.

1 North Main Eats and Sweets, Smyrna: From great takeout lunch specials to delightful cookies and cupcakes, this spot has just what you need for a quick meal. View their hours and menu on their Facebook page.

33 West Ale House and Grill, Dover: View their Facebook page for the day's menu and shoot them a message with your order. They'll be serving up delicious burgers, prime rib, craft brews and more!

Banks Seafood Kitchen, Wilmington: One of the Wilmington Riverfront’s most refined seafood destinations is gearing up for lunch and dinner takeout options, along with a sweet perk: Make a $100 gift card purchase, and get a free $20 card.

Bethany Blues, Bethany Beach and Lewes: Barbecue lovers don’t have to despair thanks to online ordering and curbside pickup options.

Bluecoast Seafood Grill, Rehoboth Beach and Bethany Beach: Take out your favorite seafood dishes from either location. Canned Thompson Island brews and cocktails are both available to add to your order. Enjoy regular daily specials on all takeout orders!

Border Cafe, Newark: Order online to enjoy family portion Tex Mex delights Wednesday through Sunday 4 to 8 p.m.

Brick Works Brewing and Eats, Smyrna and Millsboro: Just place your order online or by phone, then stop by for your perfectly gooey mac-n-cheese, or perhaps a Megatron Burger with scrapple.

Breakfast and Lunch (a.k.a. “The BnL”), Dover: This South Governors Avenue spot is really getting in the spirit—they’ve implemented curbside service, are offering discounts for using Cash App/Apple Pay, and letting children eat free.

Cafe Riviera, Wilmington: From fresh oven baked pizza to delicious Italian pasta specialties, this pizzeria is a great choice for takeout. View the full takeout menu here.

Caffe Gelato, Newark: Order a full gourmet meal, including dessert, to be delivered right to your home. Check the menu as options vary daily!

Catch 54 Fish House, Fenwick Island: Catch 54 is just one of the many SoDel Concepts restaurants to keep things cooking at the beach with takeout options (and curbside pickup on request). Try one of their beloved crab cakes, or a plate of buttermilk fried oysters.

Ciro Food & Drink, Wilmington: Offering takeout specials daily.

Cool Springs Fish Bar and Restaurant, Dover: Take out is available Fridays and Saturdays from 4 to 8 p.m. See menu options on their Facebook page.

Cosi, Wilmington: Open Monday-Friday from 8:00am-2:00pm for carryout or delivery through DoorDash. 302-652-8800.

Crooked Hammock Brewery, Lewes and Middletown:  Daily specials are available Monday thru Thursday 4 - 8 p.m. and Friday thru Sunday 12 - 8 p.m; including Food and Brews To-Go.  Free Local Delivery, Online Ordering and Curb-Side Pick Up!  

Crust and Craft, Rehoboth Beach: Savor delicious pizza along with premium wine and Thompson Island brews when you order over the phone or online here for pickup. 

Cultured Pearl Restaurant and Sushi Bar, Rehoboth Beach: Order your favorite sushi rolls from Cultured Pearl online or over the phone between 3 and 7 p.m. for curbside pickup. Monday night's $15 sushi special is still in effect!

Del Pez, Wilmington: Offering 10% off takeout orders for call-in at 302-691-7974, taking credit cards over the phone and providing curbside pick-up.

Eggspectation, Christiana: Breakfast in Bed just got easier with curbside to bedside's 20% off any food takeout. Check out our modified menu at and give them a call 302- 842-2515.  They are open daily from 9am-3pm. 

Evans Farms Market, Bridgeville: Drive through for farmers' market favorites like fresh produce, milk, eggs, local meat, honey and jams.

Fins Ale House & Raw Bar, Rehoboth: Offering curbside to go, take out and delivery daily. Please call  302-227-3467 for take-out.

Fish On, Lewes: Great seafood dishes are waiting for you at Fish On where you can still take advantage of daily specials and add a to-go brew option to your order.

Fork + Flask, Rehoboth Beach: Choose from a new menu each day with this restaurant's rotating takeout options. Call ahead or order online. Menus are available here.

Frozen Farmer Creamery, Bridgeville: Drive through and pick up ice cream, nice cream (vegan ice cream), smoothies, ice cream cakes, novelties and more!

Grain Craft Bar + Kitchen, Newark: Come say hi to Aaron and get some takeout or order online from and get free delivery! Every order over $50 will receive $10 off of your next dine-in visit!

Grandpa Mac, Rehoboth: will still be open till 8pm every night.  For this week with every delivery, or online order over $25 dollars we will give you a free pound of fresh pasta!

Grotto Pizza, statewide locations: Delaware’s iconic pizza spot has the ovens blazing and ready for your takeout or delivery order. Order online here! (Takeout only at Dover location.)

Harry’s Savoy Grill, North Wilmington: Takeout operations are gearing up at Harry’s and its popular sister restaurant in Wilmington, Kid Shelleen’s.

Iron Hill, Wilmington: Open daily for takeout and curbside pickup, for both food & beer. Can order online or by calling 302-472-2739.

Irish Eyes Restaurant & Pub , Milton:  Irish Eyes will continue to be open from 11 am to 8 pm for carryout! And remember you can always purchase IE merchandise online! Give them a call at (302) 684-8889 and check out their Facebook page for updates to their menu.

Joe’s Crab Shack, Wilmington: Open 12:00-8:00pm daily for carry out at 302-777-1803 and delivery through DoorDash.

La Baguette Bakery and Catering, Dover: Now open Tuesday and Friday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., La Baguette is accommodating bakery orders placed at least 48 hours before pickup. Call 302-741-0180 to place your order.

La Hacienda, Dover: Take advantage of family meal packages for four, daily specials and more. Call ahead for takeout or order delivery through GrubHub.

La Pizzeria Metro, Wilmington: Classic wood fired pizzas, calzones and more are offered daily for takeout. Pick up a brew from neighboring Wilmington Brew Works!

Lupo Italian Kitchen, Rehoboth Beach: Italian specialities are on the menu at Lupo Italian Kitchen. Take advantage of daily specials still being offered, and when you place your order, the waiter can help you pick the perfect bottle of Italian wine to complement your meal.

Matt's Fish Camp, Lewes and Bethany: From lobster rolls to crab cakes, seafood specialities are cooked to order at Matt's where you can also order a great brew or bottle of wine to take home. 

Maverick Texas BBQ, Smyrna: Maverick Texas BBQ will be open for quick & easy takeout Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 4pm.  Come to the takeout counter or send them a text at 215-806-2184 or send a message to their Facebook page to pre-order or get requested curbside service!  $15 sampler platter all weekend, Shrimp Etouffee, banana pudding and cheesecake for dessert!

My Sister's Fault, Milford: Treat yourself to delicious sweets and baked goods from this local bakery. Call or order online for curbside pickup!

Northeast Seafood Kitchen, Ocean View: Enjoy your choice from the full menu offered from 4 to 8 p.m. Order over the phone for curbside pickup. 

One Coastal, Fenwick Island: Shoot a Facebook message to the folks at One Coastal to order delicious bites like short ribs with creative cocktails.

Papa Grande's, Fenwick Island: Tasty tacos and more are calling your name! Order your meal for pickup, order your favorite cocktail and be sent home with a personal cocktail kit!

Pizzeria DiMeo, Smyrna: Enjoy a tasty pizza ready for curbside pickup or delivered to your home for free!

Po’ Boys Creole Restaurant, Milton: Po’ Boys has their full menu available for carryout, Wednesday through Sunday from 11 am to 9 pm! Call them at (302) 684-0890

Purple Parrot, Rehoboth Beach:Open for take-out Monday thru Thursday 12-5 and Friday thru Sunday 12-8. Serving burgers, wraps, salads, pasta, wings, crab cakes and so much more. Offering $50 free in gift certificates When you buy $100 gift card. 

Roma, Dover: Pickup classic Italian dishes, wine and cocktails curbside Tuesday through Saturday 4 to 8 p.m.

Riverfront Market, Wilmington: Select vendors are open for carryout Monday-Friday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

River Rock Kitchen, Wilmington: Open daily for Breakfast from 6:00-10:00am and most evenings for dinner from 5:00-10:00pm, for carryout only. 302-397-5518.

Stone Balloon, Newark: Order Stone Balloon takeout!  20% off all food takeout!  Pair it with a bottle of wine and bam dinner is ready! Check out their modified menu and give them a call to order tonight 302-266-8111.

Taco Reho, Rehoboth Beach: The full menu is available for to-go services. Maintain social distance at the truck, place your order and it will be delivered to your car.

The Dough Bar, Milton:  The Dough Bar is remaining open for carryout and delivery! Call them at (302) 386-7432.

The Fox Hole, Milton: Get your gourmet-to-go! The Fox Hole will remain open Wednesday through Sundays from 4pm to 8pm until further notice. Call them at (302) 493-6290 

Tequila Real, Milton: Tequila Real is open for carryout! Call them at (302) 643-0031 and check out their Facebook page for their menu and any updates.

Thompson Island Brewing Company, Rehoboth Beach: Try the signature meatloaf or fried chicken along with your choice of delightful brews.

Touch of Italy, Rehoboth: Specials are still available for curbside pickup. Call 302-227-3900 for your TOGO information.

Timothy’s on the Riverfront, Wilmington: Offering takeout and delivery daily 11:30am-8:00pm. Delivery options through DoorDashUberEats, and ChowNow. Also offering a free roll of toilet paper with orders of $20 or more, while supplies last! 302-429-7427.

Ubon Thai, Wilmington: Open Tuesday Thursday from 12:00-8:00pm, and Friday-Saturday from 12:00-9:00pm for takeout and delivery. Delivery offered through PostMates and GrubHub.

Vincenzo’s Pizzeria & Gelato, Dover: Open for take-out and delivery.

Woodside Farm Creamery, Hockessin: Treat yourself to farm fresh ice cream at this shop with a new drive through. Stop by anytime Thursday through Sunday between noon and 6 p.m.

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