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Off the Hook

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769 Garfield Pkwy, Bethany Beach, DE 19930-9717
+1 302-829-1424
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night
Description: OFF THE HOOK is located in Bethany Beach, DE. Our menu centers around the...
OFF THE HOOK is located in Bethany Beach, DE. Our menu centers around the "ocean & farm to table" concept. Please come in and enjoy great food and a full beer, wine and liquor selection. * Fresh * honest * local *
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Good for:
Local cuisine
Special occasions

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 179
    Excellent
  • 71
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great food, tight quarters

A liitle deceiving to walk in. Voted number 1 in Bethany Beach in Trip Advisor we thought we should give it a try. Were glad we did. A nice beer and wine selection, delicious meal items from shrimp and grits, swordfish, halibut, to crabcakes, chicken or steak. All prepared and served with the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
Mark M
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Clear Spring, Maryland
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
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Clear Spring, Maryland
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

A liitle deceiving to walk in. Voted number 1 in Bethany Beach in Trip Advisor we thought we should give it a try. Were glad we did. A nice beer and wine selection, delicious meal items from shrimp and grits, swordfish, halibut, to crabcakes, chicken or steak. All prepared and served with the proper sides without asking. But save room... More 

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Maryland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 NEW

The service was first class, and the meal was delicious. I had the beet salad and the toasted tuna. We had key lime pie for dessert. I thought pricing was reasonable for the level of service and meal. Kudos to our waitress Valon. Very charming and made our dining experience special.

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Ocean View, Delaware
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

There is nothing better than watching a well oiled machine run and that is what it is like when you go to Off the Hook. All of the employees work together so that the guests are always attended to quickly and they are happy to help one another to keep the machine running well. As far as the food, I... More 

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Athens, Georgia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015 via mobile

Went there for dinner with a family of four . Nothing exciting about the location (not close to the beach) but the food is good and "looks" good, nice service and reasonnable price, I recommend it and would go back!

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We stayed in Bethany Beach for the first time, and choose Off the Hook for dinner. What a treat! The special of the night included margaritas, fish tacos, and hamburgers. Everything was delicious, and the price was amazing. The hostess was charming, and the wait staff impressive. This is a small dining room, and it was full, yet service was... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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28 reviews 28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

After a long, wet day of viewing properties with our realtor we followed her recommendation and found our way to this small, but well appointed oasis. We dried out over Grey Goose and Catoctin Rye. The wait staff was friendly, competent and flexible. They had no problem with my wife's order of a wedge salad with a side of Brussels... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

AMAZING!!! Every course was fantastic!! Drinks were made perfectly and our server Michelle was outstanding!! We can't wait to come back.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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56 reviews 56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

On girls' weekend in Bethany, 7 of us tried this place, based purely on the trip advisor reviews. It more than met our expectations! Great service by a server named Blair, and really great food. The crab cake entree just may have been the most delicious and interesting presentation I've ever had. Their truffle Mac n chz, tho very rich,... More 

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Bethany Beach, Delaware
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Excellent staff. Owner is always checking on things to make your dinner a pleasant experience. His other places as just as good--Hooked in OC and Just Hooked in Fenwick Island.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

I gave a 3 because corn and crab soup had a very good flavor, though literally 1 kernel of corn and very little crab. Fried oysters were decent. Bread has a good flavor but needs to be cut in half, as the.middle is too thick and gooey. We ordered the.special, which was Mahi with spinach...it was awful! The fish was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 769 Garfield Pkwy, Bethany Beach, DE 19930-9717
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Bethany Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 302-829-1424

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 25
  • Cuisine: Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions

Description

OFF THE HOOK is located in Bethany Beach, DE. Our menu centers around the "ocean & farm to table" concept. Please come in and enjoy great food and a full beer, wine and liquor selection. * Fresh * honest * local *
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?