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1818 Coastal Hwy, Dewey Beach, DE 19971
9:00 am - 1:00 am
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 1:00 am
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Fairfax Station, Virginia
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105 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a little over 2 hours trying to have breakfast there Monday morning. Sign said "seat yourself" which we did and service went downhill from there. Terrible experience and when food finally came it was the wrong stuff and cold. A customer got up and tried to help but wasn't much help. Goofy experience.

Thank mwomble848
Glenside, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

We ate breakfast on a Tuesday morning. We walked in and it said to seat yourself so we did. The waitress finally came over and said, "I didn't see you come in," she seemed a little hung over and still had her wrist band on from the Bottle and Cork. That should have been the first sign. She brought us... More 

Thank Marcia W
Potomac, Maryland
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81 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

tired to dine at Woodies, but an hour wait - so went down the block to Hammerheads. The food was good and prices reasonable. I had crab cake which was excellent. Lots of beer choices. Kitchen was very slow to prepare food - almost seamed as if they were preparing one table at a time. Most of the customers were... More 

1 Thank themeetingplanner
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

Jesse the bartender simply drips masculinity that invokes memories of Conan the barbarian serving frosty brews and outstanding food with the efficiency of a Chinese fire drill the atmosphere was also nice.

Thank jake m
Reading, Pennsylvania
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98 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

Not are large place but friendly staff and live music is available many nights. Decent number of draft selections with bottles available too.

Thank clmusser
Aldan, Pennsylvania
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69 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

We love stopping at Hammerheads while out on the Rehoboth Bay traveling towards Indian River. Convenient pull up and dock so you can have lunch and listen to the live band. Great fish tacos!!

Thank Nancy D
George B, Owner at Hammerheads, responded to this review

Nancy D - Thank you for your great review, I believe you may be reviewing our other location Hammerheads Dockside. We are glad you enjoyed Hammerheads Dockside, we hope you will consider stopping by this location in the heart of Dewey Beach and checking out our happy hour from 4pm to 7pm. Cheers - George More 

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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Huge Breakfast and very good!! Large portions and great mimosas and bloody Mary's. Wasn't crowded in the am but looked much busier in the evening for the drinking crowd.

1 Thank Lisa C
New Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

We had breakfast twice at Hammerheads. Both were delicious. Perfect Bloody Marys'. Great TV setup for the sporting enthusiasts' with just the right balance of news. Thanks everyone - See you in the fall.

1 Thank Wanda G
Cork, Ireland
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42 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

We got burgers and quesadillas here on Sunday night in late April when pretty much everything else was closed - great straightforward food, and the place was buzzing!

1 Thank Kathy D
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75 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016

Very coastal type of place, lots of locals, good lunch food, ton of tv's if you want to watch game(s) almost sports bar style.

1 Thank KC O

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
American, Bar, Pub, Seafood
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
9:00 am - 1:00 am
9:00 am - 1:00 am
9:00 am - 1:00 am
9:00 am - 1:00 am
9:00 am - 1:00 am
9:00 am - 1:00 am
9:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1818 Coastal Hwy, Dewey Beach, DE 19971
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Dewey Beach
  • Phone Number: 13022277325
Hammerheads Dewey Beach is open year round 7 days a week. We Serve breakfast 7 days a week from 9:00am to 11:30am. We have freshly roasted coffee to go with our eggs benedicts or a big egg omelets. Lunch/ Dinner is served from 11:30am till 10pm Late night menu is served from 10:00pm to 1:00am.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?