Delaware's oceans and bays delight diners looking for the fresh seafood. And while some local seafood restaurants are loved for their creative approaches to coastal cuisine, others offer it the way it's always been in Delaware, laid-back and down home. So, roll out the brown paper, and crack open freshly steamed crabs or indulge your taste buds in a savory plate with waterfront views. These top spots for seafood dining in Delaware are sure to...
Beach Dining in Delaware
Taste your way through the Delaware Beaches with delicious dining options from freshly caught and savory seafood to farm-to-table delights. Whichever flavor you choose, the meal is likely to be accompanied by a scenic view and coastal vibe.
A trip to the Delaware Beaches is not complete until the freshly caught seafood is enjoyed. Dive into a pile of steamy crabs at The Surfing Crab, stuffed lobster tails at Fenwick Crab House, or oysters galore at Fins Ale House & Raw Bar.
Fine Dining Destinations
A day at the beach calls for a night spent at one of the Delaware Beaches award-winning fine dining experiences. Enjoy fresh cuisine in the heart of Rehoboth Beach at restaurants like Salt Air or Henlopen City Oyster House. Savor the flavor of authentic Italian featuring seafood delights at DiFebo’s restaurant.
Dinner with a View
Soothing dining plus a waterfront view is a must when choosing where to dine in Delaware. From outdoor dining on the dock at Catch 54 to the open-air boardwalk cuisine at Obie’s by the Sea. At Delaware Seashore State Park, the Big Chill Beach Club is known for its incredible sunsets and tasty cocktails.
When exploring Delaware’s savory coastal cuisine, there are options on the menu that the whole family will love for years to come. Some of the most beloved in Delaware include a slice of the iconic swirl pizza at Grotto Pizza Grand Slam, a bucket of vinegar-covered Thrasher’s French Fries, or the one-of-a-kind nic-o-boli at Nicola Pizza.