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Serendipity Restaurant

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32580 River Rd, Oak Orchard, Millsboro, DE 19966
302-945-3600
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8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout

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Visitor rating
  • 35
    Excellent
  • 31
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 13
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Awesome View

I only visited this place one time. The water view is awesome but the food is okay. What bothered me the most was the no sharing of plates rule on the menu. Sometimes you are not hungry enough to eat a entire dinner yourself & & my husband like to order an an appetizer & split a meal--thats a no... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 22, 2015
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Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
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Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

I only visited this place one time. The water view is awesome but the food is okay. What bothered me the most was the no sharing of plates rule on the menu. Sometimes you are not hungry enough to eat a entire dinner yourself & & my husband like to order an an appetizer & split a meal--thats a no... More 

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Ocean Pines, Maryland
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81 reviews 81 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

A hidden gem, eclectic décor but a great view and food that'll have you coming back for more. We had the crab dip: a touch heavy on the horse radish but nice hot and creamy with plenty of lumps of crab. My husband had the rockfish with a butter and lemon sauce that was slightly over-powering, but the fish was... More 

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Gaithersburg, Maryland
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120 reviews 120 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
150 helpful votes 150 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Serendipity is far off the main road, sitting on the banks of the Indian River Bay - the opposite side from Rehoboth Beach. It's a great location, and the inside and outside decor is humorously quirky. Service is friendly, like you're at home. During weekends in the summer months, the wait to be seated can be long, but the rest... More 

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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39 reviews 39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

This little gem sits right on the waterfront..the view is delightful. The menu is a mix of Italian ..some Polish..and your basic sandwiches. I had a ravioli florentine that was delicious. The pasta is homemade..the marinara sauce quite good. There is a homey feeling here..as if you were eating at mom's place. Portions are generous. Our server was spot on.... More 

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Milton, DE
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Serendipity Restaurant worth the trip for a fairly good restaurant for pizza with a bay view and wonderful service usually!

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Sussex, Delaware
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

This place is off the beaten path. We have visited Serendipity twice. We went back the second time for my birthday celebration. I really like the location and the looks of the place. Lot's of color with paper umbrellas covering the ceiling. On both visits I have really enjoyed my meal, and the service is friendly and welcoming. It's a... More 

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Millsboro, Delaware
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Excellent food for anything you are in the mood for. You can get gourmet pizza, . awesome Itallian, delicious comfort foods and scrumptious seafood all while enjoying bayside views.

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Waldorf, Maryland, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Serendipity is set on the Indian River and the dining room has a lovely view. The decor is fun and reminds me of Mardi Gras. The food is quite good. Better than most other restaurants in the Millsboro area. We've enjoyed both breakfast and dinner here. Give it a try!

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rehobeth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Good food and lots of it. The wait staff could not be more helpful and they are nice as can be. Try Serendipity and you will not be sorry.

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Spring Hill, Florida
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32 reviews 32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

My grandparents live near Serendipity in Millsboro, DE outside of Rehoboth Beach. Serendipity is a nice place to stop for breakfast or dinner. They do breakfast often and my Nan loves the Polish Platter offered at dinner. When visiting, we stopped for dinner in December. First of all, the decor at Christmas was beautiful with Christmas trees inside and out.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 32580 River Rd, Oak Orchard, Millsboro, DE 19966
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Millsboro
  • Phone Number: 302-945-3600

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 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?