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Stanley's Tavern

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American, Bar, Pub
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2038 Foulk Rd, Wilmington, DE 19810-3624
302-475-1887
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11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Sun 10:00 am - 1:00 am
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania
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41 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

Have eaten many times at Stanley's, for lunch and dinner, and never a bad meal. Lunch on a recent Friday was no different. We were seated immediately at just around noon. The place filled up while we were there. The menu is large and varied, and they have a wonderful salad bar. We were a party of 4, with 2... More 

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Thank auntbear
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80 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

Had dinner with family and friends and had a great time. I'm a sucker for good Meat Loaf and Stanley's didn't disappoint. The meatloaf was well prepared sitting on a generous bed of smashed potatoes with a mean dark gravy that tied the dish together in a perfect balanced plate. I was slightly disappointed that my entree included only the... More 

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New Port Richey, Florida
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38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

Just a really fun local sports bar with a great salad bar, terrific ribs and good pub grub. Be sure you great the onion rings tender inside and crispy outside. The soups are really good as well.

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Thank Candy S
Virginia
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

Before I travel, I scout out restaurants that have decent-looking gluten-free menus. So after a very long workday on a business trip, a colleague and I headed here to chow down and unwind. I got the GF steak tips and mashed potatoes bowl, and my dinner companion had the ribs, which he said were fantastic. We washed it all down... More 

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Thank auxx
Mantua, New Jersey
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63 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

Erin A was the best! Fast friendly and always a smile!!! Nice place to watch sports! Hometown feel and local sports memorabilia on walls lots of parking

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Wilmington, Delaware
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299 reviews
281 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016

I hadn't been to Stanley's in years but my husband told me that they had a real gluten free menu not like so many that have caesar salad without croutons, etc. I was pleasantly surprised by the selection, especially sandwiches which I like for lunch. I had a roast beef sandwich, served with "au jus" which was an ample portion.... More 

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Thank eclairewl
Delaware
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

good service, fare prices,average food,good ribs and bergers, lots of fried food,fun place to eat during sports seasons,watching games,many tvs

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Thank petz24
Mount Joy, Pennsylvania
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131 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2016

As sports bars go, this is OK. Not great, but not bad. Menu is somewhat varies, but I am told the burgers are good. I had a Philly cheese steak -- Yo, we were close to Philly. Not as good as those at Geno's on 9th street in Philly, but passable because of the large portion of meat. Fish tacos... More 

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Thank RockyMountJoy-PA
Wilmington, Delaware
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394 reviews
292 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

Have been at this restaurant twice since my last review. Neither time was without its problems. Had delicious ribs, but would have been so much better if they were served hot. The only item that was hot was a side of creamed spinach, which looked like plain spinach. Also avoid sitting anywhere near the hostess' station, where staff tend to... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

Stanley's is a place to go for excellent cocktails and comfort food including pot pies, meat loaf, good burgers as well as fries, onion rings and the regular lunch and dinner fair. Overall the food is good--not great but right for most occasions--the service is quick and friendly

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $20
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2038 Foulk Rd, Wilmington, DE 19810-3624
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: 302-475-1887

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