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Between walks through intricate sculptures, taking advantage of Delaware’s culinary coast is a must! Whether your prefer fresh seafood, southern-inspired or traditional American fare, the area’s restaurants are sure to impress! In addition to the suggestions below, check out the Delaware Culinary Trail for more inspiration!

99 Sea Level
Bethany Beach
Enjoy this spot’s super fresh flavors with a view that’s hard to beat. The oceanfront restaurant serves up gourmet fare, perfect for any occasion.

Crooked Hammock Brewery
For those who believe it is best to drink beer in a relaxed atmosphere, Crooked Hammock is the place to be. The brewery lives up to its name by having hammocks hanging out back. You’ll feel like you’re at a family cookout as you taste in-demand, beach-inspired brews in the large outdoor beer garden, which features ping pong tables, corn hole boards – even a playground for the kids!

Bethany Blues
Bethany Beach
This beach classic is known for its barbecue featuring various styles and specialties from across the nation. Try the popular wood-fired Texas-style mesquite barbecue.

Big Oyster Brewery
The beers made at Big Oyster Brewery are shuckin’ good. The brewery is located in Fins Ale House and Raw Bar, but the beer is available at all its sister restaurants. Enjoy fresh seafood while trying beers designed to be suited for drinking at the beach. And a small brewing system provides the flexibility to make whatever strikes the brewer’s fancy.

Bluecoast Seafood Grill
Bethany Beach
Bluecoast Seafood Grill is widely regarded as one of the best seafood restaurants on the East Coast. Offering locally caught fish and shellfish Bluecoast serves fresh and simple seafood with the highest quality. Boasting vivid waterfront, sunset views Bluecoast delivers a superior dining experience.

DiFebo’s Restaurant
Bethany Beach
Mama mia! DiFebo’s Italian cuisine makes it a top destination for getting your Italian fix. Warm Mediterranean décor and traditional dishes make it easy to feel a million miles from home.

Grotto Pizza
Bethany Beach
No visit to the Delaware beaches is complete without indulging in the Grotto Pizza’s famous pies featuring the legendary marinara swirl!

Henlopen City Oyster House
Rehoboth Beach
The Henlopen City Oyster House of Rehoboth Beach is the definitive place to get oysters while in Delaware. The oysters here are at the highest quality and the happy hour is legendary. Once you eat at the Henlopen City Oyster House for the first time it will surely not be your last.

Bethany Beach
More than two decades of experience have turned this restaurant into a staple for foodies all around. Known for fresh, creative American cuisine, Sedona is sure to please from its mouthwatering appetizers to homemade desserts.

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