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DiFebo's Restaurant & Deli

789 Garfield Pkwy, Bethany Beach, DE 19930-9717
302-539-4550
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Ranked #15 of 64 restaurants in Bethany Beach
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations
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English first
Ocean View, Delaware, USA
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

With a long history of fine food in Bethany Beach , DE, Di Febo's continues to excel. The osso bucco is delicious. Check that the red wine by the glass is a fresh bottle, readily changed with a newly opened one. The service is fine. The atmosphere is always good and outside seating in season is an added bene on... More

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Potomac, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We vacation in the Bethany beach area frequently and look forward to visiting our favorite restaurant in the world. Behind the bar, Blaine, is a true connosieur and can create any drink to your liking and delivers it with a wonderful smile. The kitchen sends out fresh crispy salads - the best caesar I have ever had and the fish... More

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Delaware
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574 reviews 574 reviews
345 restaurant reviews
1,083 helpful votes 1,083 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I have always wanted to dine at DiFebo's due to their word of mouth reputation amongst the locals. I used to live and work in the area & never really got the chance to eat there. I had mentioned it to my husband each time we visited the beach (Rehoboth), but we rarely made it down to Bethany. I always... More

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Lisa D, Owner at DiFebo's Restaurant & Deli, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us. I understand food, flavors, decor, etc. is a matter of personal taste. Thanks for sharing your thoughts. Lisa More

Sykesville, Maryland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

DiFebo's has just started serving breakfast, and it hasn't really caught on yet. My family and I enjoyed a delightful meal in a very uncrowded setting - a rarity at the beach during July 4 week! Try the pumpkin bread; it is delicious. The fruit bowl is enough for 2 or 3 to share. The blueberry ricotta pancakes are especially... More

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Lisa D, Owner at DiFebo's Restaurant & Deli, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience. We are SO excited about our new breakfast menu. It is one of my favorite meals! Lisa More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We were disappointed in all aspects of our experience. 4 people at our table and we ordered chicken Marsala and pasta. Took over an hour to get our food and it was hardly edible. Management staff dispassionate and unapologetic. Can't really blame the server, as restaurant seemed understaffed.

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Lisa D, Owner at DiFebo's Restaurant & Deli, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with us on Trip Advisor. I understand traveling on a holiday weekend can be most trying. I am sorry you were not satisfied with your experience. I would like to share that during the Holiday weekend we were working at maximum speed. So sorry our timing was off... More

Baltimore, Maryland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We were new to the area and headed out to look for a place to get a bite to eat. Being new to the area, we drove until we found something we hadn't tried before. We pulled into the parking lot DiFebo's shares with other merchants expecting an average restaurant with average food. Wow. We couldn't have been more wrong.... More

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Lisa D, Owner at DiFebo's Restaurant & Deli, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review. Holiday weekends here at the beach are SO intense, that we are so grateful you took time to share. Have a wonderful summer. lisa More

Morgantown, Pennsylvania
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36 reviews 36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We have never walked out of a restaurant until now! It was that bad. First, let me say we have dined here several times a season as we have a home right down the street. We planned to come for my daughter's 9th Birthday( her request). We made a reservation for six and we arrived 5 minutes early. From the... More

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Lisa D, Owner at DiFebo's Restaurant & Deli, responded to this review

I wanted to take the time and apologize for your experience at DiFebo's. I looked into your evening and I agree. There should have been no reason why we did not serve a filet to your daughter. I did speak to the manager and our staff on your behalf. I also took the appropriate measure with your server. I also... More

Owings Mills, Maryland
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014 via mobile

We had a great lunch yesterday, an early Father's Day celebration. My husband tried the meatball sub special. He said it was very good, with a great roll, which makes or breaks a sandwich. I had the House of Greens salad with grilled chicken. This was basically a fancy Waldorf salad. Nice mixed greens, Gorgonzola, dried cherries, fresh apple slices,... More

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Southampton, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We had a delicious lunch yesterday at DiFebos. I had the fish tacos and my husband had the meatball Parm sub, summer sangria was the best I ever had! The wait staff us friendly and the restaurant is very clean.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We arrived in between lunch and dinner and were graciously accommodated by the owner/chef. The bar tender waited our table. She was friendly and attentive. Definitely stop in. We will be back !

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