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Shucker's Pier 13

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889 N Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901-2000
302-674-1190
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Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • 22
    Excellent
  • 43
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 14
    Poor
  • 15
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Just not good enough

Took my wife to dinner here looking for fresh seafood. Should not have bothered. Fish seemed to be mostly frozen and nothing special for the price. Service was friendly and attentive and the atmosphere "sea shore trendy," but if you are hankering great seafood, look elsewhere.

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
DelMarVaJohn
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Dover, Delaware
Good for:
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Takeout
  • Dessert
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110 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Dover, Delaware
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

Took my wife to dinner here looking for fresh seafood. Should not have bothered. Fish seemed to be mostly frozen and nothing special for the price. Service was friendly and attentive and the atmosphere "sea shore trendy," but if you are hankering great seafood, look elsewhere.

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Townsend, Delaware, United States
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Shucker's used to be better. I won't be back. The quality of the food was not good. It was pricey, especially for such a disappointing meal.

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Johnstown, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Myself and my co-worker were in Dover on business. We always try to eat at non-chains to experience the local culture if we can. We are flexible with waiting around for good food, but we were at the restaurant for 1 1/2 hours and only a few of the tables were filled. They were slow to bring us our first... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Our family went for a duel birthday party/dinner at 2:30pm on a Sunday. I chose this restaurant based on the good reviews it got. The bartender that served us was very nice but maxed out because she was waiting on most of the tables as well as the bar til the pm servers came in. She warned us that it... More 

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Wilmington, Delaware
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Saturday night 8:00 the weather was nasty and we were traveling. Plenty of parking, plenty of seating available. Really nice server. My wife and I started with the deep fried sampler ($17.00 I think) . Everything was really good and a great mix, shrimp, mozzarella sticks, mushrooms, hush puppies, corn something or other, clam fritters and broccoli cheese bites. We... More 

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Pikesville, Maryland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 via mobile

Went with my hubby an son had the best waitress !!! Even though the place was a icebox it's cold !!! Now the drinks were good the seafood was great but my steak was over cooked but yes I would go back !

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17 reviews 17 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

I must agree with some pay reviews. This place is a little expensive. The staff are great. But I'll be coming back specificity to eat clam chowder. It was the least expensive part of my meal and the best part. Keep it coming please!

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

I usually don't write reviews but I was VERY impressed by the upgrades! My previous visits the restaurant had a very shanty...shack like feel. When I had dinner last night the place was BRIGHT and CLASSY. I coined the décor as "Chesapeke Glam", clean teal, with silver and white with a few splashes of purple. Tea lights on every table... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Best clam chowder ever! The bread sticks were amazing as well! Anna the waitress was so sweet and helped us a lot! I will go back for sure!

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

It's been awhile since we have visited here, so we thought we would give it another try. The wait staff were pleasant but it took awhile to get out sodas. The soup could have been warmer and a little thicker. The sampler was pretty good but it was all fried. A couple steamed items would have been nice.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 889 N Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901-2000
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Dover
  • Phone Number: 302-674-1190
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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