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“Reunion” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Striper Bites

Striper Bites
107 Savannah Rd, Lewes, DE 19958-1437
302-645-4657
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Ranked #11 of 80 Restaurants in Lewes
Certificate of Excellence
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Good for: Local cuisine, Bar scene, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Wilmington, Delaware
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
“Reunion”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Recently had lunch with an old friend at the bar. Service was friendly and relaxed but efficient. I tried some blackened fish that was very tasty. Usually I have the lobster roll sandwich, which is legendary. My first time eating at the bar, and it was comfortable with the high ceiling and not noisy at noon. A great beach experience. Lewes has many fine dining options, and the atmosphere and excellent menu keep Striper Bits in the mix.

  • Visited June 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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  • English first
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English first
Hatfield, Pennsylvania
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54 reviews 54 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 20 cities Reviews in 20 cities
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“Great crab cake sandwitch”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We stopped in for a quick bite on our way back up from Rehoboth Beach DE. The service was excellent and the for was great. At the end of town but worth the walk after you've seen the shops.

  • Visited July 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Hoboken, New Jersey
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80 reviews 80 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 29 cities Reviews in 29 cities
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
“Modern but classic seafood restaurant”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We went to Striper Bites last week and enjoyed both the atmosphere and the food.

The decor has a New England feel, with clapboard outside and a warm but modern interior. Each section is small but that keeps it from having the cavernous feeling of a typical restaurant. It almost feels like a beach house that's been converted, with a bar area, an indoor (small) dining room, a porch and an outside seating area.

Both of our meals were very good though a little boiler plate. I had the seafood fra diavolo and my wife had a shrimp and rice dish. We also had a very good nacho plate which is unusual for a seafood restaurant but worked with the casual atmosphere.

There was a little bit of a wait, but that's expected. It's the week following July 4th so we expected that. The waitress we had was very good, friendly and helpful. It's a borderline 4-5 star place, only 4 stars because there are many good restaurants in Lewes.

  • Visited July 2014
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Blacksburg, Virginia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 cities
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
“Good LEWES food!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

The atmosphere and food was so good. Definitely try the Nor'easter or the Blackened Tuna Pasta. While visiting the bar make sure you sample the Pinnacle Whipped Crush as well!

  • Visited June 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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81 restaurant reviews
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69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
“Yummy!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Our first visit ever to Lewes, DE. Charming little village. We couldn't get in to Striper Bites on Friday night - long wait - so we tried again on Saturday night. Enjoyed the tuna-on-wonton appetizer - sooo yummy! The Amaretto Chicken was great; my husband really enjoyed the seafood pasta dish. The atmosphere there is so up-beat and friendly. The mix of all age groups makes it a welcoming place for families, couples, and friends. We enjoyed it so much, we ate there again on Sunday evening!

  • Visited July 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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