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Cool Springs Fish Bar & Restaurant

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2463 S State Street, Dover, DE 19901
+1 302-698-1955
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Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Lewes, Delaware
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Just finished a meal at our favorite spot in Kent County. Dennis cooked up his wonderful soft shell crabs and I brought home my fave dessert - bread pudding. Cool Springs is always consistently good. Get a spot at the bar if you're a couple. Meeting people is a bonus!

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Dover, Delaware
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Make sure you get there early, but if you have to wait, it is well worth it. The food is amazing, the staff is great and the martini's are delicious.

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Thank Christine T
Sarasota
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having friends over for the week end, Cool Spring is always a good restaurant choice. For dessert try the bread pudding. Delicious.

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Thank Michelle06000
Stuarts Draft, Virginia
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39 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate there with my family who was in the mood for some fresh seafood on the Shore. Everyone gave it high marks except for me. I had heard so much about it, maybe I was expecting to much. Service was great even though it was BUSY. The whole crowd seemed to be having a good time. Decor was nice without... More 

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Thank Craig P
Dover, Delaware
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's just great -- always! Great service, great food. Servers act like they actually like their jobs -- what a concept. And the meals are ALWAYS wonderful!

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Thank Don S
Houston, Texas
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have been here twice in the past and loved it. I was looking forward to a nice meal with my daughter. We opted to split the large medley special. I specifically asked the waitress about the salmon and told her I wanted it very rare. When the meal came, the salmon was over cooked and dry. I did not... More 

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Thank 997juneg
Dover, Delaware
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

We have not been here for a year, only bc it the same menu, even with specials they are always cook the same. New decor is nothing special. New menu from what I can see has 2 new items. Calamari was good, one of my favorite apps I always order where ever I am. We always get the seared tuna... More 

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Thank Steve S
Dover, Delaware
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

Décor of the restaurant was outstanding. Very comforting atmosphere. The service was ok. Staff were a little more interested with gossip and there phones then there service. Food was good but the portions were very small. Bill was quite hefty for the amount of food that was served.

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Thank Loren B
Dover, Delaware
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

Food was just average . My lady found hair in her food . Wait staff average food was not as fresh as I like . The raw oysters were dry and yesterday's

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Thank lakowrap
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

The service was quick and on point! Everything was hot and fresh; refills came out like clockwork - will definitely eat there again!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $25
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2463 S State Street, Dover, DE 19901
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Dover
  • Phone Number: +1 302-698-1955

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?