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Serendipity Restaurant

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32580 River Rd, Oak Orchard, Millsboro, DE 19966-2552
+1 302-945-3600
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Millsboro DE
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25 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We tried this restaurant again. Atmosphere is great, food is fair and service is not good. We were there on a slow night. There was only 1 table there when we arrived. They left and another 2 came later. We were not seated but told to just sit wherever we wanted. We were brought menus. I ordered the soup and... More 

Thank Mike G
Millsboro, Delaware
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

Serendipity has a pretty location on the Indian River, although the neighborhood is not the best. Service is good, the food is adequate.

Thank Z8845TAmichaelb
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful lasagna and braised Brussel sprouts! We come here quite often and the food is always good.

Thank De_Monkey
Annapolis, Maryland
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I hadn't been here for at least a year. Our waitress was good and we each ordered an entree. Salads don't come with the dinner but they do have a "bread bar". The dinner rolls were good and even a little warm. Our dinners came and both were lukewarm. We didn't feel like sending them back so... More 

Thank Missy F
Milton, Delaware
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58 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

I just did not care for the food or the restaurant. Had a fish dish that was covered in some kind of sauce. Had a weird taste. Wife had crab imperial and she it was fine. Bread bar with cold bread was bad.

Thank Jack H
Millsboro, Delaware
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

Good service, but the food arrived Luke warm. I witnessed another diner bring her plate of food to the kitchen door to request that the food be heated. Then the same issue happened at my table. My partner ordered the lasagne, arrived cold, bolognase sauce was overly sweet, pasta was sticky/gummy. I ordered chicken Marsala, arrived at table cold, with... More 

Thank chanapp
Ocean View, Delaware
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189 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

You can go by car or small boat , Has a dock for maybe two boats but be careful it is shallow, nice view and some out doors seating. I am a spaghetti and meat ball nut, love them . Home made pasta , marinara and giant meat balls. looked far better than it was . the meat balls were... More 

Thank Robert R
millsboro DE
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

My husband ordered the lasagne it was the biggest piece I have ever seem!! It was about 6x6x6 inches and so good he could only eat half of it! Four people could have eaten it! They would have had a nice plate full it also came with a bread bar. I had the cheese and spinach ravioli and that was... More 

Thank crumbun
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

I've only eaten here once, early afternoon lunch, and had the crabcakes. They were great, full of crabmeat, excellent seasoning. The vegetables were swimming in butter - yummy, but not too calorie friendly. I would have liked a steamed or grilled vegetable option. The service was good, food is freshly prepared so it takes time, not like those restaurants that... More 

Thank k c
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

If you've got a boat, just pull-up to the dock. Food is good as is the service. Lots of Itallian items I.e. Pasta.

Thank DRU302

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $20
Italian, American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32580 River Rd, Oak Orchard, Millsboro, DE 19966-2552
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Millsboro
  • Phone Number: +1 302-945-3600

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