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Arner's Family Restaurant

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201 N Dupont Hwy, New Castle, DE 19720-6450
+1 302-322-3279
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6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been going to Arners for ten years. Going down hill. We ordered Veal Parm which came with pasta which was left over from the day before all dried out. They had no Parmesan cheese how can they make Veal Parm with out the Parmesan cheese? Are they under new management? While we were there someone came and took... More 

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Thank Patricia W
delaware
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2017

Used to be average. Went for lunch. Ordered chicken parm. The pasta was disgusting..very mushy and watery. The sauce was very sweet and thin. The chicken was just ok. They didn"t even have parm cheese available! The "garlic" bread had no garlic. Just a toasted slice with parsley on it. My wife got fried pickles. These were just strips of... More 

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Thank jtcjr818
Madison, Wisconsin
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42 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

I stopped at Arner's for lunch on my way to Dover, because it looked like a decent place from the outside. Looks are deceiving. I ordered the Denver omelette with hash browns. When I got my meal, the hash browns were two patties like one would buy in the supermarket, and they were dripping in grease. The "toast" was simply... More 

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Thank skyguyWI
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

It's been a few years since visiting this establishment. It used to have one of the best salad bars around for the price. On this business trip I visited two different times. Both times were for lunch/dinner and there was something odd each time we visited. The restaurant was empty even on Friday around 6pm on a holiday weekend. They... More 

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Thank FoodiLover33305
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

Below average, and not in a snobby this-is-a-diner way, it really is. Not busy at lunch yet took 45 min to get a grilled cheese and fries. Grill cheese is hard to screw up but even this was pitiful. The fries??? Words can't describe. They are raw on inside and slightly cooked on outside like they were allowed to thaw... More 

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Thank 2crewmom
Milford DE
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed the lunch. Husband and I had the taco salad. It was a very good taco salad. Have not had a good one in a long time but this one was delicious. Would loved to have had a piece of their Boston Cream Pie, but was too full. Looked yummy.

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Thank Sarah S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Battery park is along the Delaware river and has a paved walk along the river. This is a nice place for birding or strolling. There is also a nice playground for kids

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Thank Paul B
New Castle, Delaware
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

It was lunch with a friend. I had a bowl of chicken noodle soup and the salad bar. My friend had a taco salad. It was a big bowl of soup and a good salad bar. My friends salad was huge. Certainly goo portions. Also great service. Need to come back and have breakfast.

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Clayton, New Jersey
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2016

i will never set foot in this restaurant again the food was terrible!!!!the food was greasy and bland. the shepard's pie tasted like it came out of a dog food can and the service was very, very slow. do yourself a favor, find another place to eat. also the place was very dirty they do not believe in cleaning.

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Thank Deborah M
Wilmington, Delaware
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 11, 2016

This restaurant has gone through some changes in recent years, and they haven't been good. Lately, the restaurant has really fallen into disrepair. When I was there the other day, I noticed a large pile of papers and boxes in the front lobby which looks VERY unprofessional and very sloppy. If that's what it looks like where people can see,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 N Dupont Hwy, New Castle, DE 19720-6450
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  New Castle
  • Phone Number: +1 302-322-3279

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