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Rt. 1 and Maryland Avenue, Fenwick Island, DE 19944
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Price range: $8 - $36
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Seafood
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Late Night
Description: A family owned restaurant apecializing in fresh seafood and hand cut steaks.
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English first
Selbyville, Delaware
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113 reviews 113 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

To be honest, we went to Charlie's because we had heard about the very reasonably priced seafood specials It was late on a Friday night, so it was not crowded at all. Charlie's has the perfect decor for a restaurant down the shore (or down the ocean, depending on where you are from). Not too modern, not too old. There... More 

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Port Tobacco, Maryland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Charley's is not an easy place to find or stumble across. We started going there after finding it while visiting another business in the same small boutique shopping area just off Ocean Highway on the bay side at Fenwick Island DE. It is a medium sized place with perhaps tables for 60 persons. There is included a bar and in... More 

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Bethany Beach, Delaware
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

This is a hidden gem...the food is phenomenal, always fresh....love the owners,Charlie & Laura....they really care!! Will be Back...again & again!

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Exton, Pennsylvania
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Tucked away in a retail village, Charlie's was nearly empty on a cold Sunday night. Always kind of scary to think you're the only diners, but there was a football game still playing on TV and most of the weekenders were likely headed home. It was cold and blustery at the waters edge and we were happy to see the... More 

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Hello, We have eaten here twice, would say the food is average. They do run half price specials that does make the average food taste a bit better. Since location and or view is almost as important as the food, not really a view of the bay here. For the same price, there are other outstanding views of the bay.

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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews 31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We have been going to Charlie's for years. the restaurant is hidden along side a channel/bay and has a uniqueness about it. The services is usually good and the food is very tasty. We always go for the lobster special but everything is yummy. The have a broccoli salad which is out of this world and their deserts are scrumptious.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 via mobile

We decided to stop and have lunch before we left town. Glad we did! We sat on the deck and enjoyed the flowers. I got the Cuban sandwich and my wife had the crabcake sandwich. Both were excellent. Our waitress was Laura, she was very nice. The deck was so relaxing we didn't want to go home. We will definitely... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 via mobile

We stop in at Charlie's 2-3 times a year. We always have great food and service. Love the new fried desserts. Try the snickers. It's awesome!

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Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
187 helpful votes 187 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Ate lunch here today. I was actually looking for another restaurant nearby that I never found, so stopped here because I was starving. My husband and I ordered beers and cheeseburgers. Not a burger fan but I was worried that I might still be hungry after another sandwich and a small handful of kettle chips. Fries are a $3.50 up... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

I have been looking for grouper in Ocean City ever since we came back in June from Florida. We found it at Charlie's Bayside after much searching. It is a charming place in Fenwick which was very close to where we were staying. I believe our server's name was Garrett. We asked about the grouper which was parmasean encrusted and... More 

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Additional Information about Charlie's Bayside

Address: Rt. 1 and Maryland Avenue, Fenwick Island, DE 19944
Phone Number: 302-539-3526
Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Fenwick Island
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 8 - 36
Cuisine: American, Seafood

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