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249 Rehoboth Ave, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-2137
(302) 227-1808
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3:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 3:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 20
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 12
    Poor
  • 13
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
'' Great Crableg Buckets ''

Food was excellent ! Loved those crableg buckets ! We ate there twice on our trip ! Only concern was cleanliness . The tables were clean , but the floor was in great need of attention , especially at the door entrance , under the hostess table ! '' Rather Gross ! ''

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 20, 2015
Pamela M
,
Spring Grove, Pennsylvania
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Milford, Delaware
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

My husband and I had the groupon for oysters and two beers. We enjoyed it so much we bought second groupon when they were offered. The only drawback is that they close in the winter. We went there and there was a sign on door saying they were closed until March so naturally we thought we would lose the groupon,... More 

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Thank 806may
Wilmington, Delaware
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42 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 via mobile

After the great service and food one night we had to go back a second time and let's just say I can't wait to go back for our 3rd! The first night we had the fried mac n' cheese balls per Rolland's suggestion and they were out of this world, the margaritas were on point as well! We all had... More 

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Thank Walkinthesun09
Spring Grove, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Food was excellent ! Loved those crableg buckets ! We ate there twice on our trip ! Only concern was cleanliness . The tables were clean , but the floor was in great need of attention , especially at the door entrance , under the hostess table ! '' Rather Gross ! ''

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Thank Pamela M
Wilmington, Delaware
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

We visited Catchers twice. The first time we stopped for dinner and ate in the bar area. While the food was decent, it was a little pricey for the atmosphere. A glass of their house wine (a very, very cheap label) was $8.50. We didn't realize it until the bill came. We loved the bartender who encouraged us to come... More 

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1 Thank KAR_424
Fairfax, Virginia
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199 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 via mobile

We were looking for a happy hour spot and it seemed like every place we walked past opened at 4 pm. Then we came upon catchers. We got lucky!! They had great appetizers at half price and $2.00 domestic bottles of beer with a varied selection. We ordered raw oysters ( James river ) flash fried lobster tails , bacon... More 

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Butler, Pennsylvania
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91 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 via mobile

Server did the best she could. Seemed like she was doing all the work in entire restaurant while her coworkers did???? Food too forever. Very expensive. Chincy with the seafood. Crab legs soft and not hot. Buffalo bucket was good but over priced. Beer lines need cleaned in a bad way. This place used to be a must stop in... More 

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2 Thank TombGuard320
Middletown, Pennsylvania
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

We went to dinner at 8 on a Friday night and had no wait time. We ordered a "starter" which the waitress asked if we would like it to come out before our crab legs. We said yes. We also asked for the crab leg special that was listed on the website as every Friday then she said it was... More 

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1 Thank Sarah H
Chester
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Loved the calamari, shrimp boil, burgers, oysters. Next time we stay for dinner. This time we stopped for a late afternoon snack and the bar menu is great! Nice staff too!

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Thank Lorraine M
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 via mobile

Went there to have crabs. They were mush and horrible. Complained and owner came out and agreed. We offered to pay for the 2 beers and he wanted to replace the crabs...we said no and he called us a@@holes. Cannot believe the owner would say that. The daughter who was at front of restaurant, tried to defend her father, but... More 

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5 Thank Skotowksi
Baltimore, MD
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Went into this restaurant by accident. It was only 3:30, the restaurant we were going to was not open until 4:00. The street sign stated open 3:30 and 1/2 off apps. A great choice. I had fried lobster tail for $6 and change, steamed shrimp and crab balls. All fantastic. My husband had calamari, stuffed mushrooms and mussels and we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 249 Rehoboth Ave, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-2137
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Rehoboth Beach
  • Phone Number: (302) 227-1808

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
3:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
3:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
3:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
3:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
3:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
3:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
3:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?