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Festival Buffet at Dover Downs

1131 N Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901-2008
+1 302-674-4600
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good27%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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“crab legs” (32 reviews)
“grits” (5 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
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1131 N Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901-2008
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Reviewed 6 days ago

During our visit had both the breakfast and dinner buffet. The buffet has less selection than ones we have been to, but we found the quality to be very good and there was enough of a selection to keep us happy. Price was much less...More

Thank garforth2
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have to tell you upfront i am not a buffet fan to start with. I was on a bus tour and received for breakfast and dinner buffet. Over half the items i tried was cold and rubbery or tough Breakfast and dinner wer both...More

Thank stanniew
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Snow Crab Legs were very good. Dover Downs Festival Buffet offered a Nice Variety of offerings on the Buffet. Service was Excellent. The Chef was greeting Guest while frying Seafood Cakes in a cast iron Skillet

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on a Saturday and they had AYCE crab legs that were included in the price ($24.95 a person, but it came out to $14.95 each because of the Casino card discount). I think they have crab on Fridays and Saturdays, not sure. The...More

Thank VCJD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

All I Can Say Is Those Cooks In That Kitchen is Marvelous Cookers The Food Had Me In There For 4 Hours I Forget About The Casino Wow They Are A Keeper!!!!

Thank 238sonyap
Reviewed 14 June 2017

A quick meal after playing slots.Service is very good 😊.Choise of assortment of different meals.Price is moderate.Military discount is available.

Thank phillipr692
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Ate diner here one evening. A lot of the items were running out and not r being refilled. Not a great variety. The fried chicken was good but nothing else stood out. Workers just standing around talking to each other and using their phones. Waitress...More

Thank Mark0076
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Love the food when it's hot! Breakfast is the best time to eat. Crab legs is always a winner on weekends. Best to sit near the windows when cars are racing. Don't sit near windows when it's cold. Bathrooms always clean. The have a chocolate...More

Thank warrenj190
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We tried their crab leg dinner before which was ok so we decided to try race breakfast. The scrambled eggs looked very under done. The made to order eggs were ok but honestly that and the doughnuts were about the only good thing that was...More

Thank renee7177
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

The best casino buffet in Delaware,especially on Friday and Saturday. Plenty of crab legs and shrimp.Discount everyday for capital club card holders.

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6 May 2017|
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Response from dkattau24 | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast: $11.50 add a 6 oz. New York Strip for only $6 Mon. – Thurs. 7 – 11 a.m. Fri. 7 a.m. – 12 p.m. Sat. & Sun. 7 – 10 a.m. Brunch: $16.50 Sat./Sun. 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Lunch: $15.50 Mon. – Thurs. 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. The... More
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27 January 2017|
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Response from RickR744 | Reviewed this property |
The price varies, the nights with crab legs it is $22 or $23. without, about $20. If you want to save $2 or $3, sign up for their casino players club. Just show your card for discount (we've never gambled in there) also if... More
14 January 2016|
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Response from Teresa B | Reviewed this property |
The cost is !1850 for dinner and $12 or $13 for breakfast. The seafood buffet with crab legs is Friday and Saturday for about $23.00. The dinner starts at 4:30 S-TH and 12pm F-S.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1131 N Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901-2008
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Dover
  • Phone Number: +1 302-674-4600
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