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“Best Deli in Town” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Touch of Italy

Touch of Italy
101 2nd Street, Lewes, DE 19958
+1 302-703-3090
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Ranked #1 of 80 Restaurants in Lewes
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $9 - $20
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza, Sandwiches, Pizza & Pasta, Delicatessen
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Dining options: Coffee & Tea, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Description: Touch of Italy was born out of two Italian family traditions that trace back to the late 1800's. These two families trace their roots to the beautiful Marche and Abruzzo regions in Central Italy, where one can find rich cultural traditions and recipes passed down from generation to generation. Touch of Italy first opened in the fall of 2010 in Lewes, Delaware and proudly runs five locations in Ocean City, Lewes and Rehoboth Beach, serving fresh items like handmade mozzarella cheese, pasta, pizza, cookies and crispy bread, as well as high quality imported items from Italy. Touch of Italy is proud to bring the Italian tradition to costal Delaware and Maryland, and pay tribute to our ancestors, who imparted to us a love of food and family.
Lewes, Delaware
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23 reviews 23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Best Deli in Town”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2012

We buy all our cheese, olives, pastries, italian goods here. Lou and Frank are the best. The sandwiches are great and the guys are always willing to adjust. They carry hard-to-get italian specialties like anisette sugar and salted capers.

Visited December 2012
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Fayetteville, North Carolina
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“Great authentic Italian food”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2012

Great food and wonderful deli -- truly a touch of Italy Friendly, relaxed atmosphere, clearly a favorite with the locals. Would definitely return.

Visited December 2012
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Milton, Delaware
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52 reviews 52 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
“The best Italian deli and restaurant!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2012

The restaurant is cozy with the deli right there. I love the mozarella, tomato and basil sandwich but everything is delicous. They have a great selection of pasta dishes and sandwiches. So fresh! Excellent selection of drinks, too. Now the pastries....ummm. The best! Always have to leave with a bag of treats to go.

Visited December 2012
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seaford, de
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
“Looks, feels,smells, and tastes like you are in a deli in Little Italy, NY!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2012

Great downtown location... fresh and many provisions are direct from Italy or NY! Small eatin area with bar finishes off another cool addition to downtown Lewes!

Visited August 2012
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Willow Grove, Pennsylvania, United States
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
“A surprising find”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2012

Good homemade food in a small restaurant that does not look like the gem that it is. Food was fresh and prepared well.

Visited October 2012
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