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Big Fish Grill

20298 Coastal Hwy, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-8021
+1 302-227-3474
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“seafood” (245 reviews)
“shrimp” (120 reviews)
“crab cakes” (119 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
20298 Coastal Hwy, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-8021
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I’ve been to Big Fish in Wilmington, but this was my first visit to the Rehoboth location. Was pleased that they also have a gluten free menu and took care with my food allergies. Plus, the food was excellent! Kudos, Big Fish.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank SnorklerGirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was so good that I came back two days later for the same dish. Normally, I like to try new places. However, the seafood here was so good that I went back two days later....and had the same dish. What was it? Had the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank rgstrip
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent our last night in Rehoboth Beach having dinner at the Big Fish. Normally I am not a seafood lover but the menu here has a little something for everyone and that is what is nice about dining here. We were put at a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Justin W
DanielleBigFish, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

This is great Justin we love to hear things like this! I will pass along the compliment to Scott! Next time you are dining with us try our Fried Combo. See you back soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I know it is off season but.....we sat at the back bar and the bartender didn’t have a clue, service was terribly slow and the food was horrible!! Maybe it was a bad night and will try again in Spring...... maybe! Nothing how it used...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lmd613
DanielleBigFish, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey Lmd613! We are sad to hear this! Please email me at dsobieski@bigfishgrill.com about your recent visit so we can fix this! It is our mission to provide delicious food & excellent service.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Early Christmas celebration with dinner at Big Fish in Rehoboth. Not too busy on a Monday night when most seafood restaurants are closed for the night or the season. Short wait (10-15 Minutes) for a table is tolerable. The steamed clams were good as an...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 3Eagles
DanielleBigFish, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey 3eagles! Thanks for your feedback! We are sorry to hear to didn’t enjoy your entrees completely but happy to hear you enjoyed everything else! We always ask our guest that if they are not enjoying something please let one of the staff know or...More

Reviewed December 8, 2018

We went here because we were staying in a hotel just off Rehoboth Avenue, rain was pouring down, and my wife and I didn't feel like getting soaked while walking around searching for a place to eat, so we decided to jump in a car...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ron W
DanielleBigFish, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey Ron! This is great! We love hearing this! We do take reservations but for parties of 10 or more and all of our desserts are made in house. We will pass along the compliments and we are looking forward to you next visit to...More

Reviewed November 28, 2018

We wait all year for the pumpkin crab bisque that they serve only this time of year. It’s usually delicious and full of crab. We picked up a quart today and couldn’t wait to dig at home but in the entire quart there was one...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank meggiehay
DanielleBigFish, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded December 1, 2018

Thanks for the feedback meggiehay! We are sorry to hear you didn't enjoy the Pumpkin Crab Bisque. All of our TO-GO is typically done at our Big Fish Market but if there is anything I can do please email me at dsobieski@bigfishgrill.com.

Reviewed November 16, 2018 via mobile

We had another quality fresh fish meal. Scallops small, just OK, with a Fabulous potato dish. Maryland Crab soup and Crab Cake sandwich. Great and will order again.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MMandSM
DanielleBigFish, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded December 1, 2018

Thanks for the review MMndSM! Sorry to hear your didn't enjoy the scallops but glad you enjoyed our Neva's Potatoes and Crab Cake Sandwich! Next time you do not enjoy something don't hesitate to let your server know or ask for a manager we want...More

Reviewed November 13, 2018 via mobile

After visiting Big Fish Grill in Wilmington on the Riverfront, which was amazing, we decided to have the same great meal here in Rehoboth. Not the case. Food was not the same quality and tasted old. Very friendly staff though.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank nm0106
DanielleBigFish, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded November 14, 2018

Good evening, we are sorry to hear you did not enjoy your meals during your last visit. If there is anything I can do please email me at dsobieski@bigfishgrill.com. We would love to have you back in again! Sincerely, Danielle Sobieski

Reviewed November 1, 2018

I don't get it. I understand menus are expensive to print, but this was a photo copied and it was stained. The waitress didn't know if the scallops where bay or sea, need training. They gave you tuna salad in a dirty basket with crackers...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank funtimefamily12
DanielleBigFish, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded November 14, 2018

Hello! We are sad to hear you did not enjoy your recent experience w/ us at Big Fish Rehoboth. We take great pride in both our food and service. If there is anything we can do for you please email me at dsobieski@bigfishgrill.com. Sincerely, Danielle...More

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Hi everyone! Sorry for the delayed response! We take a limited amount of reservations every half hour! Hope that helps!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 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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