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Blue Water grill

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226 Main St, Millsboro, DE 19966-8411
+1 302-934-5160
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11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Georgetown, Delaware
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55 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I visited the Blue Water Grill last year and didn't really care for it. Since this restaurant is close to our home and featured as a "locals favorite" eatery we decided to try it again as sometimes you just hit someplace wrong the first time. Beside the convenience of location, the atmosphere in the Blue Water is... More 

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Thank Travelrat4ever
Jessica W, Owner at Blue Water grill, responded to this review

I am so sorry to hear this. The second time, too. I wish you had asked to speak to a manager so we could have had an opportunity to make your experience more enjoyable. It is of course difficult to hear so many negative comments about one experience especially when we spend so much time and effort in preparing scratch... More 

Millsboro, Delaware
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When its good it is good - I have great dinners here, the seafood is very good. The employees are attentive. Lunch can go either way...last visit I had to send the French onion soup back twice because it was cold both times. Another visit at lunch we walked away disappointed. Dinner service has always been consistently good. Restaurant can... More 

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Thank Pat R
Millsboro, Delaware
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was good. They also have a nice happy hour. My only problem with the place is that it is very loud.

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Thank dsciole
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my second visit to this establishment and it was very good. Our Fun Bowl group is always looking for something different for Linner( combo lunch and dinner). They were able to take our group and served us in a timely manner and the food was good.

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Thank Vickie C
Chesapeake, Virginia
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30 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for a local place where the locals frequent then Blue Water Grill in Millsboro, DE is the place to go. Fresh seafood, steaks, pasta they have it all. Great specials and large portions will ensure you don't leave hungry. Steaks were cooked perfectly, crab cakes were delicious and full of crab. Rajun Cajun pasta had a nice zing and... More 

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Jessica W, Owner at Blue Water grill, responded to this review

Hi Gerry, Thank you so much for joining us and for the wonderful review! Guests such as yourself are exactly why we love what we do. I hope we see you again soon! More 

Millsboro, Delaware
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21 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I have patronized the Blue Water Grill many times in the three years we've lived in Millsboro and we've yet to be disappointed in a meal. We've visited for lunch (great sandwiches and salads - try the sweet potato fries if only for the yummy accompanying sauce), dinner(my favorite is the chicken roulade, breasts wrapped in bacon... More 

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Thank margarita6272015
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here on recommendation from TripAdvisor and it lives up to the hype! Our family of 6 was able to call ahead and be seated without a wait. Historic & trendy atmosphere. Excellent customer service! Kelsey is an excellent waitress! We ordered the meatloaf (4.5/5, would have been 5 if mashers had gravy), filet and crab cake (5/5), rajun cajun... More 

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Thank ret2go83
Millsboro, Delaware
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

We were very pleasantly surprised at our very good meal at this little restaurant hiding in Millsboro, DE! Eclectic, reasonably trendy menu using fresh, locally available ingredients ably prepared and served in a friendly, laid-back environment. Both my husband and I were thrilled to find soft-shelled crabs on their menu ... and they were delicious! Having been away from Delaware... More 

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Thank BeachDeb96
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

Love to stop in at the Blue Water Grill. Great food and interesting old building. Great bar too. All of the sandwiches are good, no one has complained about not getting enough to eat! Good service too, meals are prepared after you order, so wait time is longer due to being prepared to your specification! Enjoy a drink while you... More 

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Thank Carol Y
Wilmington, Delaware
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73 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

The food is great and the service is excellent. The first time we came out and sat at the bar to share a meal at happy hour. The wings are excellent and the grapefruit crushes were awesome. The chicken remoulade was delicious. We went back later that week with the kids for a complete meal, including excellent scallops wrapped in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $28
Cuisine
American, Soups, Bar, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 226 Main St, Millsboro, DE 19966-8411
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Millsboro
  • Phone Number: +1 302-934-5160
Description
Fine fare in a casual atmosphere. Family owned and operated for over 7 years, we take great pride in providing homemade, delicious items with excellent service. We offer both daily and weekly specials and Happy Hour at the bar 7 days a week, 4-7pm Monday through Saturday and all day on Sundays. Catering and Take Out are available as well.

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