Sometimes the most amazing meals are found in the least expected places. From authentic family recipes to creative twists on old favorites, you’re sure to find a dish to remember during your next Delaware visit.

Goat Kitchen and Bar
Wilmington
In this cozy pub-style restaurant, you’ll find dishes like pizza are taken to the next level with pies featuring goat cheese, mushrooms and fennel-filled sausage. You can expect the same quality improvements on your old favorites. Don’t miss out on their creative cocktails during your visit.

Nora Lee’s
New Castle
Getting your Cajun fix doesn’t require a trip to the gulf coast because Nora Lee’s serves up traditional dishes right in Delaware. From the perfectly spiced jambalaya to blackened catfish, this spot will leave your taste buds satisfied. Enjoy a walk along the water after your meal in the close by Battery Park.

Helen’s Sausage House
Smyrna
Located in an unassuming building right on Rt. 13, Helen’s Sausage House serves up flavors you can’t miss. Known most of all for their breakfast sandwiches, it’s an easy stop to fill up on an early morning trip to the beach, especially since they’re open beginning at 4 a.m. every day except Sunday.

Maverick Texas BBQ
Smyrna
You know you’ll be leaving satisfied as soon as you walk in the door to the wonderful aroma of barbequed brisket, roasted chicken and fall-off-the-bone ribs. Pair your meaty meal with your favorite country sides like corn bread, mac and cheese or potato salad.

Sambo’s Tavern
Leipsic
Snuggled in the town of Leipsic, Sambo’s serves up some of the best crabs around. Enjoy them steamed to perfection and coated in savory seasonings at this 21 and up restaurant. Grab a window seat to see boats brining in the day’s catch straight from the Delaware Bay.

Restaurant 55
Dover
Juicy burgers are the chef's specialty at Restaurant 55. Pair one of these memorable burgers with one (or more) craft brew from an enormous selection.

Seafood City
Felton
From steamed crabs to seared tuna, Seafood City will satisfy all your salt water cravings. Can’t decide which main to go with? Order the seafood sampler to get a taste of everything. Check the schedule for live music performances throughout the year.

Southern Grille
Ellendale
Southern-style comfort food is what’s for breakfast, lunch and dinner at Southern Grill. Large portions of their made from scratch dishes will leave you satisfied. Save room for one of their memorable desserts like lemon merengue pie.

The Backyard
Milton
After a visit to Dogfish Head Craft Brewery, a satisfying meal is in order and you’ll find just that at The Backyard. Fill up with their creative homestyle meals ranging from the famous BBQ “Trucker” sandwich to gouda mac and cheese.

Off the Hook
Bethany Beach
Mouthwatering seafood in a light, airy atmosphere is what you’ll find at Off the Hook. No matter your preference, from oysters, to scallops, to delicately prepared, locally sourced fish tacos, you’ll find something memorable on the menu.