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All 32 Fenwick Island Restaurants

David Twining's Nantuckets Restaurant

State Route 1 & Atlantic Ave, Fenwick Island, DE 19944
302-539-2607
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Steakhouse, Wine Bar
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Atlantic Ave
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English first
Marylaned
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW

A great place to visit! very friendly. They know what they're doing here. Not a typical beach restaurant. True professionals. Great food, very reasonable wine list. Well appointed and cared for. Good value in the taproom.

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PA
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 via mobile

We enjoyed our dinner quite a bit, but there were a a couple things that made the experience less than that of a five-star review. Our waiter was personable and kind, with an old-school persona that works in a place like this. However, he seemed not to notice us when we tried to get his attention at a couple of... More

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Gambrills, Maryland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

My husband and I make eating at Nantucket's a priority when we go to the beach. Last weekend, we enjoyed another delicious dinner there. They seated us in the "couple's room" which only has tables for two. It's nice there because we know that we won't be seated next to a large group. The service was excellent. We had prime... More

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York, PA
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112 reviews 112 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The four of us are new to a Fenwick Island, so chose this restaurant totally based on the reviews we read. As we sat eating our dinner, we kept asking ourselves " why were the reviews so stellar?" Food was overpriced, total meal ( without tip and only one drink/ or wine per person) was $200. Not quite the pricing... More

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Macungie, Pennsylvania, United States
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254 reviews 254 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Great place. Very pleasant. Not sure about people with seating problems. Charming interior. Great service. Seafood tower was perfectly fresh and delicious. Soft shells are a specialty and I get them every time. Great homemade desserts.

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Albany, New York
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118 reviews 118 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

After 30 years visiting Bethany Beach, we never ventured to Fenwick's Nantucket Restaurant and we're kicking ourselves for waiting so long. We had a FABULOUS dinner in a lovely setting. Our waiter, Todd, was exceptional at guiding our ordering and no one was disappointed. At his recommendation, we tried the chowder and it was all he said it would be...not... More

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Woodlyn, Pennsylvania
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Sorry Nantuckets but I found your place very cramped and uncomfortable. Really wasn't that keen on my entrée either. My husband rated his okay. I had your soup of the day Southwestern Chicken and I liked it very much, my husband had the seafood chowder which he enjoyed very much as well. Service was good, and employees pleasant.

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Dagsboro, Delaware
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Went there for an anniversary dinner. The waiter was outstanding, providing great recommendations. I had Monk fish and it was prepared perfectly, but the best part of my meal was the Quahog and Scallop Chowdah. Strongly recommend

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Durham, North Carolina
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We loved our dining experience at Nantucket's! Reserved our table and glad we did as the place was packed. Our table consisted of 3 adults and 2 kids, ages 12 and 7. I ordered the Rockfish and it was perfect seasoned and prepared. Another of our party order the lobster mac and cheese. She loved it and had enough to... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

The service was very good, the food was average and the prices seemed high! Dining room needs a remodel job!

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