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David Twining's Nantuckets Restaurant

State Route 1 & Atlantic Ave, Fenwick Island, DE 19944
+1 302-539-2607
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“duck” (15 reviews)
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“crab cakes” (42 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
State Route 1 & Atlantic Ave, Fenwick Island, DE 19944
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

I had the steak and wife had the lobster dish. Both were delicious and well presented. They have a few rooms. Some tables are in a bit crapped corners. We prefer the larger main dining room. What's nice is they accept reservations which is great...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank seamonkey2013
Reviewed October 26, 2018

After walking by it for years, we finally dined here and enjoyed a very pleasant dining experience. Hostess and server we very attentive and professional. Food was really good, especially the Chowdah.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank DMBalt
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Excellent food and service in this amazing beach spot. We have enjoyed every meal in the dinning rooms as well as the bar. Dress up or down to taste the inventive items on the menu. The soups, main dishes, salads and desserts are all impeccably...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jrwginger
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Stop by on our way to watch the sunset and discovered their tap room for a little dinner & cocktail break with my fiancé Enjoyed very much the cozy atmosphere for lite fare, delicious cocktails and beer as well. One can also to watch games...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jrloor
Reviewed August 27, 2018

After several meals at the mediocre restaurants in Ocean City, we were very glad to find Nantucket’s Restaurant in Fenwick Island. The atmosphere was more upscale, less touristy, and more formal. The service was impeccable and the food was very good. I reserve my ratings...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Scidoc2017
nantuckets, Owner at David Twining's Nantuckets Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

Thank you soo much we try hard but uber is our go to parking ha ha

Reviewed August 27, 2018

Nice restaurant at the beach. Sat on the bar side which was much more fun than the restaurant side. Even though we missed Happy Hour, we will go back for it with nice discounts. Best part, they have Whale's tail Pale Ale on tap. By...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mike t
nantuckets, Owner at David Twining's Nantuckets Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

Thank you Delaney is the beer guru again thanks

Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

Our food once again wasn't good, it was alright but not like the old Nantuckets. The bar tenders were also not the best, they thought they didn't stink . That's being nice. When my wife mentioned the new chairs and how far she had to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Robert R
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

This is not the typical restaurant I have experienced in Ocean City. This is a fine Dinning establishment. Reservations are required. The food was excellent for everyone in our party. Our server also was very prompt and knowledgeable of the menu. Water glasses never emptied...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank hjwemsly
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Admittedly, we did not enjoy a full meal. We went in for a drink and a handful of apps. I was a first timer, walked right by Nantuckets for years on end. So glad that we finally stopped. For starters, Alsace on the menu, by...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Anywhere_on_the_road
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Consistently good food and great service. Luv the avacado stuffed w crab and the lobster mac and cheese.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Clarke G
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August 5, 2018|
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Response from Jeffery1971 | Reviewed this property |
They were not on the menu the evening we were there.
May 19, 2018|
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Response from Delaney T | Property representative |
There are 9-10 of them. Do you need a full list?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $50
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: State Route 1 & Atlantic Ave, Fenwick Island, DE 19944
    (Atlantic Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Fenwick Island
  • Phone Number: +1 302-539-2607
  • E-mail
For over 26 years, Nantuckets has been providing a wonderful fine dining experience with a great bar and happy hour daily. Try hand-crafted cocktails, fine wines, great seafood and some of the best steaks at the beach.
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