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Big Fish Grill

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20298 Coastal Hwy, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-8021
+1 302-227-3474
Today
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Loved Big Fish in the past, but the past few times we have had consistently bad meals like to the point of thinking we were going to get sick from eating our food. I never thought I'd say this about this restaurant, but it has gone downhill fast. The menu and "specials" never change and the poor quality of the... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We come every January and never miss going to the Big Fish Grill. My friends enjoyed seafood (delicious sushi, broiled seafood combo of scallops, shrimp stuffed with crab meat and cod) and I enjoyed a Queens Cut Prime Rib with Mashers. Natalia took great care of us and kept us in beverages. We did order some garlic bread but thought... More 

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Thank LindaW60
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We go to Big Fish for dinner about once a month. We love this place - there is always something for everyone to enjoy on the menu, and the quality is consistently good.

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Thank Jamie B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We headed to Big Fish Grill since we knew it would be a good experience. We were not disappointed as our food was as good as always. This December evening was very nice as we had a very short wait and the place was not packed.

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Thank Jeffrey H
Georgetown, Delaware
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Big Fish is always known for the quality of its food and atmosphere. We assisted with a retirement party hosted at the Big Fish where we found the staff to be very courteous and helpful. They have a newly finished banquet room to the back of the restaurant that worked out perfectly. Plenty of room for our party, nicely finished... More 

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Boyertown
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We both enjoyed a lunch of mussels, jumbo peel and eat shrimp, and sushi-grade tuna slices, in a quiet booth.

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Thank Mark M
Millsboro, Delaware
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well, if you want a super happy hour, this is a great place to come. Great martinis and brew, with specially priced pizza, shrimp cocktails , pork sliders , fish tacos. All delish. We sampled all and excellent. Onto dinner in dining area, Excellent Fish selection. We had blacked Salmon, prepared well and exceptional. Nice sides of fries and garlic... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate a late lunch/early dinner after hitting the outlets. We were all starving and Big Fish Grill was PERFECT. Our first time.... Had the cream of crab soup....the appetizer pizza....and the baby seafood cakes. All three were excellent. For our meals, I got the lobster roll w/neva's potatoes, orzo, and a scallop skewer. The lobster roll was on a perfectly... More 

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Surf City, North Carolina
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Big Fish Grill for lunch. We frequent this restaurant often. I thought I'd try the fish and chips. I was truly disappointed. The cod was soggy, no crisp whatsoever. I recommend this restaurant, just don't get the fish and chips.

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Arvada, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went twice around the holidays. The service was really good both times, and Christmas eve they were busy! My first visit I had a crab cake sandwich that was really good. Big lumps of crab. My cousin got a salad that she said was delicious and peel and eat shrimp (what's not to love). Then we went Christmas eve.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20298 Coastal Hwy, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-8021
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Rehoboth Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 302-227-3474
Description
Founded in 1997 by brothers Norman and Eric Sugrue, Delaware's Big Fish Grill has become one of the premier spots for casual dining in the region. A unique blend of original recipes, must have favorites and affordable prices have resulted in a dedicated following. Enough so to earn numerous "Best Seafood at the Beach" awards by Delaware Today magazine.

The secret ingredient of the Big Fish Grill success story is a commitment to providing fresh, great tasting dishes, unsurpassed hospitality and impeccable customer service. Big Fish Grill offers a diverse menu featuring not only hand selected seafood at its absolute freshness but also delicious steaks and pasta in a casual, relaxed atmosphere. Big Fish Grill has something for everyone!

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