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Big Fish Grill

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20298 Coastal Hwy, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971
+1 302-227-3474
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Fri 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Sat - Sun 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Founded in 1997 by brothers Norman and Eric Sugrue, Delaware's Big Fish...
Founded in 1997 by brothers Norman and Eric Sugrue, Delaware's Big Fish Grill has become one of the premier spots for casual dining in the region. A unique blend of original recipes, must have favorites and affordable prices have resulted in a dedicated following. Enough so to earn numerous "Best Seafood at the Beach" awards by Delaware Today magazine. The secret ingredient of the Big Fish Grill success story is a commitment to providing fresh, great tasting dishes, unsurpassed hospitality and impeccable customer service. Big Fish Grill offers a diverse menu featuring not only hand selected seafood at its absolute freshness but also delicious steaks and pasta in a casual, relaxed atmosphere. Big Fish Grill has something for everyone!
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Good for:
Families with children
Large groups
Local cuisine

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  • 58
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  • 12
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great food and service

Everything we had was wonderful.Very nice staff.Clean!Loved all of it.I had the scallops with Lobster sauce on it with Spinach noodles.Hubby had salmon that was cooked to perfection.The dessert was white chocolate raspberry sauce over bread pudding.Yummy!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 11, 2015
Vickie T
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Hagerstown, Maryland
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
  • Local cuisine
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milton, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 NEW

We ordered the seafood cake...we did not think it was worth the money. very little seafood and lots if fillers.Also the French fries are not the best. The prices are high,also.

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Hagerstown, Maryland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Everything we had was wonderful.Very nice staff.Clean!Loved all of it.I had the scallops with Lobster sauce on it with Spinach noodles.Hubby had salmon that was cooked to perfection.The dessert was white chocolate raspberry sauce over bread pudding.Yummy!

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Long Island, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015 via mobile

Went with a party of 7 including kids. The children loved drawing on the paper covered table with the assorted crayons. One person is a vegetarian and the manager came to the table to review the options for dinner and they were very accommodating. The rest of us ordered fish which was cooked to perfection. It's hard but try to... More 

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New Jersey
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70 reviews 70 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

I ordered fresh atlantic flounder and got it broiled. Note if you have a shellfish allergy, they fry everything in the same deep fry bin they told me. When I said that I had a shellfish allergy, a manager came to talk to me about it and suggested I get fish broiled with rice and no french fries. Which is... More 

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Brooke B, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this review

We take allergies very seriously and are pleased to know we were able to accommodate your shellfish allergy. We definitely suggest coming early to avoid a wait! Brooke Bennett Manager, Big Fish Grill P.O. Box 501 20298 Coastal Highway Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971 (302) 227-3474 More 

Highland Lakes, New Jersey
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336 reviews 336 reviews
229 restaurant reviews
162 helpful votes 162 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Fresh Seafood, Casual Dining, Great Service. Both of us thoroughly enjoyed our meal. We both ordered the Monday Night $16 entrée special, shrimp skewers and salmon. Big Fish Grill has something for everyone! Give it a try, you will not be disppointed https://bigfishgrill.com/menu.html

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Thank you for the review, we are pleased to know you enjoyed your dining experience at Big Fish! We hope to see you again soon! Brooke Bennett Manager, Big Fish Grill P.O. Box 501 20298 Coastal Highway Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971 (302) 227-3474 More 

Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Dinner is great for special nights with your special someone or it is fun for the whole family.. Food is delicious, desserts are great and cocktails are yummy. Happy Hour menu cannot be beat!!! try the salmon napoleon or chef pizza and you won't be disappointed.. Staff great...

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Thank you for a wonderful review. We are happy to know you love our happy hour menu and our staff! Hope to see you again soon! Brooke Bennett Manager, Big Fish Grill P.O. Box 501 20298 Coastal Highway Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971 (302) 227-3474 More 

Pennsylvania
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

This is spot where vacation begins, and during 2 weeks is also frequented). Best fresh seafood, great soup and menu to thrill kids. A great location, a fun resaurant.

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Brooke B, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this review

We are very pleased to know that Big Fish is a family tradition and kick starts your vacation week every year! Brooke Bennett Manager, Big Fish Grill P.O. Box 501 20298 Coastal Highway Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971 (302) 227-3474 More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Great food great service. Had an allergy to Lobster and the manager served my meal to insure everything was good.

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Brooke B, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are pleased to know we were able to accommodate your lobster allergy! Brooke Bennett Manager, Big Fish Grill P.O. Box 501 20298 Coastal Highway Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971 (302) 227-3474 More 

Millsboro, Delaware
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Great food at great prices. Best place to eat is at the back bar where you get great service and meet local residents,

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Brooke B, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are pleased to know you enjoyed the back bar and met some locals! Brooke Bennett Manager, Big Fish Grill P.O. Box 501 20298 Coastal Highway Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971 (302) 227-3474 More 

Bethany Beach, Delaware
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48 reviews 48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

The Big Fish Grill has cooking classes during the "off season" and they are fantastic. Last Saturday we started at 9:45 with a welcome coffee and restaurant made biscotti. This was followed by a tour of the kitchens and commissary. The entire place is immaculate and further supports my desire to eat there. The whole operation is so well run.... More 

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Thank you for an awesome review. We are so pleased you enjoyed our cooking class! We look forward to seeing you again! Brooke Bennett Manager, Big Fish Grill P.O. Box 501 20298 Coastal Highway Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971 (302) 227-3474 More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 20298 Coastal Hwy, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Rehoboth Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 302-227-3474

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine

Description

Founded in 1997 by brothers Norman and Eric Sugrue, Delaware's Big Fish Grill has become one of the premier spots for casual dining in the region. A unique blend of original recipes, must have favorites and affordable prices have resulted in a dedicated following. Enough so to earn numerous "Best Seafood at the Beach" awards by Delaware Today magazine. The secret ingredient of the Big Fish Grill success story is a commitment to providing fresh, great tasting dishes, unsurpassed hospitality and impeccable customer service. Big Fish Grill offers a diverse menu featuring not only hand selected seafood at its absolute freshness but also delicious steaks and pasta in a casual, relaxed atmosphere. Big Fish Grill has something for everyone!
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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