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Winter Dining in Delaware

Explore dining options in Delaware this holiday season. From savory restaurants along the Riverfront Wilmington to coastal cuisine at the beaches, Delaware culinary scene has something for everyone! Be sure to check out the Delaware Culinary Trail for more ideas on where to dine in the area.


Harry’s Savoy Grill
Harry’s is celebrating 30 years with the finest in prime rib, fresh seafood, lobster, pastas & steaks. Fabulous, fun bar, terrific wine list & more! This winter season, Harry’s has many great deals including half-priced happy hour! The month of November they are having an epic gift card sale!

Green Room at the Hotel du Pont
Enjoy French-inspired cuisine in an unforgettable setting of fumed oak paneling, gold chandeliers, Italian mosaic and original oil paintings. This AAA Four-Diamond award-winning establishment, celebrated for its superior service, is known for creating memorable experiences for all of its guests.

Claymont Steak Shop
Claymont Steak Shop serves the best cheesesteaks in the area. The restaurant uses only the best and freshest ingredients and their steaks use high quality, fresh-sliced, rib-eye steak. Established since 1966, Claymont also offers a complete menu including burgers, subs, sandwiches, grinders, pizzas, wings, ribs, fresh soup and salad as well as a selection of desserts.

Big Fish Grill on The Riverfront
After years of success in Rehoboth Beach at the Delaware beaches, the Big Fish Restaurant Group has brought the Big Fish experience to Wilmington. The new location on the scenic Wilmington Riverfront is known for fresh seafood, hand-cut steaks, pastas and salads.

Iron Hill Brewery and Restaurant
If you’re in the heart of Delaware’s largest city, there’s no better place to try a new brew than Iron Hill along the Wilmington Riverfront. When you walk in, you’ll see the beer brewing to your right and the taps dispensing into mugs to your left. Nearly every one you could pick has won an award from the Great American Beer Festival or World Beer Cup. Add in a friendly vibe, inspired food and beautiful views of downtown, you’re sure to enjoy a stop in at Iron Hill.


Brick Works Brewing and Eats
Combine Beer, Wine and Spirits Trail favorite, Mispillion River Brewing, with Culinary Trail gem, Abbott’s Grill, and you have Brickworks. Take an industrial feel and join it with a rustic feel, and you’ll know what it’s like to be inside. Look into the open kitchen as your meal made from locally-grown food is prepared.

Dolce Bakery and Coffee
Dolce Bakery if the quintessential downtown coffee house, in the heart of Milford, Delaware. Docle Bakery makes everything from scratch daily. Enjoy from-the-oven pastries, gourmet coffee's & latte's, outdoor seating, free WiFi and delightful banter.

The Georgia House
Georgia House takes great pride in serving you the freshest, highest-quality food possible. Every day, they pour their passion into every one of their soups, salad dressings and classic sides. Their hand-cut meats are proof of the standard they hold themselves to. Fresh from the oven comes homemade desserts and sweet potato biscuits. We never compromise when it comes to quality ingredients and neither should you.

Roma Italian Ristorante
Chef, Joe Garramone, Jr. has over the years evolved Roma from a small pizza shop into one of the state’s premier restaurants. It is Roma's goal to serve our guests the best possible dishes prepared with the freshest ingredients with the same pride that Joe Sr. started with over thirty years ago.

JP's on the Wharf
Enjoy waterfront dining and live music at JP's on the Wharf on the north side of Bowers Beach. Fresh seafood in season in a friendly atmosphere with beautiful views of the Delaware Bay, nautical motif with rustic decor, and live local bands are what sets them apart.

Maverick Texas BBQ
Maverick Texas BBQ is a weekend dinner spot serving up slow cooked brisket, ribs, pulled pork and more all accompanied with homestyle sides like mac and cheese and potato salad.


Located on Second Street in the historic district of lovely Lewes, Delaware, Agave is set in simple but classy surroundings and offers Mexican food that critics and diners rave about. Try one of more than 70 kinds of Tequila during Agave's Happy Hour, which starts at 1 p.m. and ends at 5 p.m.

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!

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.

Bon Appetit
A European escape serving French cuisine with contemporary flairs. Owned by the chef for over 20 years. Personalized service and attention to detail is the focus of the small staff. Daily specials and monthly changes using local and seasonal ingredients.

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.

Lupo Italian Kitchen
Rehoboth Beach
Lupo Italian Kitchen is located in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware where you can find fresh takes on Italian cuisine intermingled amongst coastal and regional offerings. Lupo Italian Kitchen men consists of fresh caught seafood, hand selected meat options that resemble simple and delicious rustic fare. All of the desserts are made in house.