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South Bethany Seafood Market

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Rr 1, Bethany Beach, DE 19930
302-537-1332
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great seafood take-out

Food is wonderful and they'll even cook your lobsters and get them ready to be served when you get home. Also have outstanding coleslaw.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 12, 2014
Richard B
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Denver, Colorado
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Denver, Colorado
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65 reviews 65 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Food is wonderful and they'll even cook your lobsters and get them ready to be served when you get home. Also have outstanding coleslaw.

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NY
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60 reviews 60 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Twice while in Bethany for our vacation, we ordered clams, shrimp, and crabs. All were steamed for us so we picked the order up and brought it all home. They were so good, we did it twice.

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Bethany Beach, Delaware
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99 reviews 99 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Every kind of seafood available and fresh. Pricey, but good for fresh seafood selections. Also some pastries and yummy looking desserts.

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New York City, New York
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149 reviews 149 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

We just came back from another great trip to OC and this time opted for an eat in seafood dinner We scooped out Bethany Seafood market ( it was recommended from a co-worker) and it looked decent with average market priced items BUT after placing our order and going home to opened the contains I felt that it was no... More 

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Vestal, New York
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34 reviews 34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

We have purchased fish from several fish markets in the area. We finally discovered the South Bethany Seafood Market. It is a little bit of a ride but well worth it. The fish has been fresh and when we purchase prepared fish it has always been done to our specifications.

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middletown, va
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

Every year (twice a year) we look for seafood to cook near Bethany Beach and every year we check out all the local sources of fresh seafood and every year we end up buying our (clearly) fresh crabs, clams, shrimp, fish from South Bethany Seafood. By far their produce is fresher and bigger (in terms of shrimp, clams, crab) than... More 

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Annapolis, MD
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10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2012

We usually get our crabs from Tom and Terry's (best prices around and always excellent), but they had closed for the season. So we made the mistake of trying South Bethany Seafood. Last week we got large, heavy males steamed for $38/dozen from Tom and Terry's - outstanding. The ones we got last night from South Bethany Seafood were $45/dozen... More 

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Bethany Beach, Delaware
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

I recently tried south Bethany seafood market and I am sorry I ever did. I picked up two crab cake dinners and a steamed shrimp dinner. Got home, opened the styrofoam and wondered where the other half of my crab cake dinner was. I almost checked the car! They advertise 1/4 pound, but I would be hard pressed to call... More 

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New York City, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

This place is horrible. We ordered carry out and it was a complete sham. The crab cakes are not 1/4 pound as advertised and the steamed shrimp aren't shelled and not deveined. They prey on unsuspecting tourists and should be ashamed of themselves.

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Bethany Beach, Delaware
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2012

The freshest, highest quality seafood for miles around.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rr 1, Bethany Beach, DE 19930
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Bethany Beach
  • Phone Number: 302-537-1332

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

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