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28 Wilmington Ave, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-2926 (1st street)
302-227-4199
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Today
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 68
    Excellent
  • 22
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Peanut butter ice cream!!

Friends and I along with my husband went there for dinner Friday night and it was my first time eating at Espuma. It was a very nice surprise. I had the last piece of sea bass (was warned ahead of time by the bartender) and it was delicious. What was even better was the peanut butter ice cream... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 27, 2015
SWDCRED
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Washington, DC
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
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Washington, DC
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Friends and I along with my husband went there for dinner Friday night and it was my first time eating at Espuma. It was a very nice surprise. I had the last piece of sea bass (was warned ahead of time by the bartender) and it was delicious. What was even better was the peanut butter ice cream that accompanied... More 

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Lewes, Delaware
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81 reviews 81 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

We've lived in the area for over 20 years but never visited Espuma. What a shame! This is one of the best restaurants anywhere. We split the scallop appetizer, then I had the Paella and husband had the filet. Now it's pricey, but they were 2 exquisite meals. Scallops were very delicate and flavorful, and the paella was out of... More 

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Macungie, Pennsylvania, United States
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285 reviews 285 reviews
235 restaurant reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Went on a winter Sunday and it was only us. Nice bread and spreads to start and some squash consume. Mezze appetizer was excellent with lots to choose from. Guest had the sea bass and it was prepared right and was excellent. I had the pallela which was overcooked. Excellent taste and ingredients. Just on the crunchy side. I put... More 

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Hockessin, DE
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26 reviews 26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

We have always wanted to visit Espuma. The menu is limited but what they do have is excellent. The Chicken dish was moist, crispy and very tasty. The vegetarian platter included 7 tasty selections. The homemade donuts and ice cream were excellent.

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Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
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67 reviews 67 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Sat at the bar. Waitress was nice but it was clearly obvious that she preferred to spend time with the local crowd. Drinks were delicious and the environment very nice. I suppose you have to go more regularly to get decent service.

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Kentucky
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47 reviews 47 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

I had spaghetti from their Thursday pasta menu and it was to die for. It was also relatively inexpensive. The squash soup was also good and the presentation was elegant. It's pricey overall but worth a splurge.

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Middletown, DE
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137 reviews 137 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Excellent experience this evening. Free goat cheese mousse taster was yummy. Sour dough bread with medley of hummus, roasted garlic and olive tapenade was good- particularly the roasted garlic. Like other reviews, the egg and bacon appetizer was very good. The salmon crudo was good as well - very fresh, though salmon may have been a little overwhelmed by the... More 

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Reading, PA
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

I was hesitant to dine here because I had heard some mixed reviews. I was pleasantly surprised tonight. Everything that we ordered was delicious. I have never had chicken that was prepared so well. The desserts were fabulous. Glad to see that this Rehoboth staple is still on top!

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Very disappointing...Service was slow with nobody even there...Granted we were a little late (9:15) but it was over Jazz weekend. Nice piece of halibut for $26 but wasted by not being properly prepared...

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Rockville, Maryland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

After reading many bad reviews of Espuma, I was really worried about my dinner here. When I arrived I was the only person in the restaurant at 7 PM. This made me even more worried. However after ordering a drink I really didn't like, I got the Cucumbertini the waitress recommended. It was great! An amuse-bouche of squash purée with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 28 Wilmington Ave, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-2926
    (1st street)
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Rehoboth Beach
  • Phone Number: 302-227-4199

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?