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The Backyard

211 Broadkill Rd, East of Rt 16 and Rt 5 intersection, Milton, DE 19968-1009
+1 302-684-3440
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“avocado fries” (10 reviews)
“cookies” (11 reviews)
“calamari” (9 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 20:00 Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
211 Broadkill Rd, East of Rt 16 and Rt 5 intersection, Milton, DE 19968-1009
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice, friendly spot with scrumptious baked goods. It was too hot to experience the patio, but fun to look around inside with all of the signs and decorations on the walls. The girls that ordered omelets kept saying how good and large they were. I...More

Thank Marilyn G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great little place to get salads,sandwiches and baked goods. We ate here many times and it was always good.

Thank onthego544
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent menu and service. Nice size back patio. The bake goods are fresh and delicious. Will be going back soon.

Thank Judy P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The salads are fresh, and well composed; from the strawberries to the beets to the greens, everything was perfect and delicious. Dressings were well matched to the salads. The Fried Avocado was crisp and somehow stayed intact. A revelation! The TRUCKER sandwich is one of...More

Thank WHFT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had breakfast here 3 mornings in a row. If we stayed another night, we would've made 4. Nice balance of casual but sophisticated decor, and food prepared and served perfectly. A "locals" place for sure, as we watched the waitress put coffee on the table...More

Thank Dean G
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

The crab soup was top notch! Also had the calamari which was crispy as promised and served with a delicious sauce. Friendly service good food at good price

Thank boyea42
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Great food that is fresh and always delivered hot to your table. This is the place for really good sandwiches at a great price !! We keep going back for more......love the backyard !!!

Thank billj1225
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

We have eaten breakfast, lunch and dinner at the Backyard. Never a bad meal. The breakfast is awesome and so reasonably priced. For dinner try the pulled pork sandwich. Yummy. All of the sandwiches are great. Can’t wait to try their outdoor patio and brick...More

Thank Deb C
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

We stumbled upon this great little restaurant with a very unique menu. All the food was freshly made and we had great service.

Thank cherpa52
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had lunch here and loved it. I the the Yardbird “sandwich” and my wife had the Italian Press - both of which were excellent. The lime Cole slaw was unusual and very good as well. There was only one server when...More

Thank JE01
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 Broadkill Rd, East of Rt 16 and Rt 5 intersection, Milton, DE 19968-1009
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Milton
  • Phone Number: +1 302-684-3440
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The Backyard. A market, restaurant and bakery focusing on seasonal and local foods. Traditional favorites and new ideas.
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