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“Always reliably good”

Jake's Seafood House
Ranked #45 of 279 Restaurants in Rehoboth Beach
Price range: $10 - $50
Cuisines: American, Seafood
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Jake's Seafood is celebrating 25 years of quality freshness and family tradition in Rehoboth Beach! Enjoy our award-winning Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes and famous Seafood Bisque, or try one of our new menu items including Lobster Mac 'N Cheese, Fish Tacos, and Seared Scallops. We are family-friendly, serving lunch, dinner, and carry-out. We also offer a full selection of beer, wine, and cocktails. Our original location is one block off the beach in downtown Rehoboth, and our second location is on Route One (Coastal Highway) in Rehoboth.
Niskayuna, New York
Level 4 Contributor
26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Always reliably good”
Reviewed May 2, 2014

Though there are swanker,more trendy restaurants in Rehoboth,you are always ensured the freshest,tastiest seafood at good prices with simple,but tasty,straight forward preparations so that the goodness of the seafood comes shining through in an unadultered,tasty way!

Visited September 2013
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Harrisburg, PA
Level 6 Contributor
172 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
“small portions of mediocre food at a premium price”
Reviewed April 19, 2014

The only reason this place gets 2 stars is because our server was really nice and the place is nicely decorated, We should have chosen someplace else for our seafood splurge. We were there for lunch and we were looking for some decent seafood. We had the fish and chips, 2 crab cake sandwiches and a caeser saiad. The crab cake was tiny and the bun overwhelmed it, There was just one piece of fish in the fish and chips that was on par with the famous fast food fish and chips place. The caesar salad was just lettuce and dressing with a couple of croutons for 9 dollars, The fries were pretty good but overall, it was a spectacularly mediocre lunch and we spent 65 dollars on it. We will never go back and we will never recommend this place. There has to be seafood place worth a splurge in this town but this place is not it..

  • Visited April 2014
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North Carolina
Level 5 Contributor
57 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Good, but not great”
Reviewed April 17, 2014

We decided to try Jake's based on a recommendation from my father in law. We weren't terribly impressed. Portions weren't terribly big, especially for the price. The food was okay, but not as good as we had hoped. It's not a place we plan on revisiting on our next trip.

Visited April 2014
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Frederick, Maryland
Level 6 Contributor
114 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
“Jake's at Rehoboth”
Reviewed April 1, 2014

Excellent crab cakes and really good service. It gets very crowded in summer and on weekends, but is worth the wait. The food is excellent and after dinner there are many great shops you can walk to if you eat at the smaller Jakes's in downtown Rehoboth. There is also a larger one on Coastal highway. I recommend this restaurant to anyone who really loves crab dishes!

Visited October 2013
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
“decent and friendly”
Reviewed February 18, 2014

Food was pretty good, a bit on the high price side. Service was right on, our waitress had our drinks ready before we asked. The chowder was really tasty. They offer fresh seafood, clean dinning room, friendly waiters. Looks very upscale but a great place to eat with a family.

  • Visited February 2014
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