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DiFebo's Restaurant & Deli

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789 Garfield Pkwy, Bethany Beach, DE 19930-9717
+1 302-539-4550
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8:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night

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  • 72
    Excellent
  • 49
    Very good
  • 20
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Fun, food, and we left so full!

Native New Yorkers are usually snobby about Italian restaurants because the bar has been set so high. Yet here in cosy Bethany Beach is a little gem worthy of Little Italy. The staff was friendly and funny, and super helpful when I came in with crutches. Warm baked fresh was delectable followed by... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 20, 2015
WashCaps
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Gaithersburg, Maryland
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156 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Amazing food. Specials are over the top. Just had Snapper over crab & spinach manicotti. To die for. Blane at the bar always has the perfect wine to match and everyone on the staff knows just how to make you feel welcome.

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Gaithersburg, Maryland
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81 reviews 81 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015 via mobile

Native New Yorkers are usually snobby about Italian restaurants because the bar has been set so high. Yet here in cosy Bethany Beach is a little gem worthy of Little Italy. The staff was friendly and funny, and super helpful when I came in with crutches. Warm baked fresh was delectable followed by massive portions, all great. There is also... More 

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Baltimore
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58 reviews 58 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Lots of people I know just love DiFebo's, but I don't. It's OK, but the decor is ordinary, it's noisy and the food tends to be gloppy, in my opinion. They have a nice but slow staff, and a good menu, but everything ends up tasting the same. I'd skip it, if I were you.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

we used Difebo's for a catering event on the beach in Bethany, and everyone agreed, the food was very good as well as the service we received when picking up the food.

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

I have been to difebo's quite a few times. Service can be spotty, as they never seem to have enough staff, but overall it's fine. This last visit, we had the cheese plate, which was amazing. We also had the mussel appetizer. The mussels were good in a wonderful sauce, the downside was that no bread was sent to sop... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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54 reviews 54 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Stopped by this place by mistake. I set at the bar. They had a good Monday night special that included salad, soup, main dish wine and desert, the main dish consist of a small price of fish over beans. The bartender had a I dont want to be here personally. With only 4 people at the bar I ordered a... More 

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Wildwood, New Jersey
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67 reviews 67 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Went here last minute and wasn't disappointed. A nice varied menu with both gourmet and traditional plates. Our server Adam gave great service and was very knowledgeable of the menu. I had the braised short ribs. They were extremely tender well seasoned and presented over mashed with grilled Brussels sprouts. The atmosphere upon entering was warm and inviting. However the... More 

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Ocean View, Delaware
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Having had some bad experiences with this restaurant, I have always been surprised when others tell me how good it is. I was pleasantly surprised by my outing this time around. I went on a very quiet Monday night and sat at the bar. Kat, behind the bar, was charming and friendly. I had a perfectly made martini, an acceptable... More 

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Lewes, Delaware
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8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

We love going to DiFebo's even though it is a bit of a hike for us. The food is always awesome and the service impeccable. This time we both had Veal Scaloppini. It was breaded just right - not heavily like some places like to do. The gravy was flavorful and the roasted tomatoes and the dollop of cheese on... More 

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Pocono Pines, Pennsylvania
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70 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015 via mobile

we were warmly welcomed & had a nice attentive waitress..... try the homemade meatball appetizer or calamari.... we asked for a small serving of pasta for our seafood meals..... served exactly as asked.... one had shrimp/brie.... (only 5 for $$?. very good. . one had mushroom/crab.... Very good.... Only recommendation.... serve warm bread.....

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 789 Garfield Pkwy, Bethany Beach, DE 19930-9717
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Bethany Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 302-539-4550

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Seafood, Vegetarian
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 9:30 pm

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