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Deer Park Tavern

108 W Main St, Newark, DE 19711-3229
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Ranked #39 of 299 Restaurants in Newark
Price range: $30 - $30
Sun 9:00 am - 1:00 am
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Elkton Rd.
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Wilmington, Delaware
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443 reviews 443 reviews
378 restaurant reviews
541 helpful votes 541 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014 NEW

I had the Huevos Santa Cruz served in a Tortilla Bowl with eggs, ham, cheese, salsa and refried beans...Very good. Bloodys are $4 on Sundays 10-2, and you have the choice of them fixing it or my recommendation of the Make-Your-Own massive Bloody Mary bar. Casual and loud but good service too.

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New York
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38 reviews 38 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Returned to Newark for the first time in nearly 20 years and despite all the changes on campus it was great to see the deer park is still going strong. No, the nachos are not what they were from back in the day, but the patrons and staff are the same genuine friendly people they've always been and the sandwiches... More 

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High Wycombe
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54 reviews 54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Came here on a tuesday night so was not too busy. Came mainly for drinks and the atmosphere, did not eat any food. Bar has good service and an extensive range of different draft beers. They also had promotions on some of them and also the cocktails making it a cheap night out. Would highly recommend.

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Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, United States
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53 reviews 53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

I've been to this neat pub twice now and have really enjoyed my meals both times. I love the building itself and the fact that a train nearly runs through the restaurant while you're eating- almost through the bathrooms hahaha! It's cool. The quesadilla was probably my favorite meal there. The staff has always been friendly. I don't necessarily care... More 

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Davenport, Florida
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39 reviews 39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Great place to have drinks and dinner. Being a great college town, it is sometimes hard to find a great place for older folks to enjoy a dinner. We chose to eat outside on the porch. What a great choice. It was fairly quite and enjoyable. This place is such a eclectic place to visit. There were students, bikers and... More 

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Vienna, Virginia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Been going to Deer Park for over 40 years. Great place to just hang out and talk. Food is ok, pretty standard. But go for the atmosphere, free popcorn, and happy hour specials. The place is divided into a restaurant side and a "towny" bar. If you sit at the town bar remember that it has a lot of locals,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Great drink specials and a large selection of craft brews. Food is good too. Sunday morning brunch is a regularly scheduled event for us and normally on the motorcycle.

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Hazlet, New Jersey
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36 reviews 36 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

Well, we heard it had great burgers and an amazing Bloody Mary bar so we decided to give it a try. I made reservations for a Sunday brunch and arrived a few minutes early. It was chaotic, young staff chatting away with and not really caring about the people walking in, and it wasn't even that busy. We were seated... More 

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Columbia, Maryland
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42 reviews 42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Came here for a weekend lunch while visiting friends in the area and found a very broad menu that offered something for everyone. The food was good, the atmosphere comfortable and fun, and the wait staff was friendly and helpful. Recommend for family or friends.

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boston, ma
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68 reviews 68 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Stopped in for a drink while visiting University of Delaware. Deer Park Tavern is on Main street just out of the thick of things for the University. Its a short walk to most parts of the school and the other shopping on Main Street. I didn't try the food, but the wait staff was very friendly, the place had character,... More 

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Additional Information about Deer Park Tavern

Address: 108 W Main St, Newark, DE 19711-3229
Phone Number: 302-369-9414
Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Newark
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Thursday 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Friday 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: American

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