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The Blue Hen

33 Wilmington Ave, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-2218
+1 302-278-7842
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“duck wings” (5 reviews)
“deviled eggs” (6 reviews)
“lobster” (20 reviews)
American, Seafood, Bar, Gluten Free Options
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33 Wilmington Ave, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-2218
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We (two couples) had high expectations for this restaurant given its pedigree (owned by the folks who run the really good Henlopen City Oyster House just up the block) and its James Beard Award nomination. Unfortunately, the experience fell far short of our expectations. Why?...More

Thank Pennsland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is about 1 year old and created by the fellows at Henlopen City Oyster House, which is a blast !!! What a fun night !!! The Place was HAPPENING!!! The food was worth stopping back the next night for sure, and we will...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed a great happy hour at The Blue Hen this visit. We stopped in early in the day and both the host and bartender were so great we headed back at happy hour time. Very enjoyable time.

Thank jmonson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Blue Hen, was really good and that was the tip off that all would be good with food in Rehoboth Beach. Service was very nice. They have an Irish Whiskey Dinner scheduled for Sunday, March 11 and if you have the dime and the...More

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While staying at the The Avenue Inn we dined at The Blue Hen twice, once for dinner and once for lunch. The food was delicious! At lunch my friend and I got the grilled cheese (cheese, bacon and tomato on brioche) - it was the...More

Thank KBRockville
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is no surprise that Blue Hen of Reboboth Beach has been nominated as semifinalist for a prestigious James Beard Award for Best New Restaurant. We have enjoyed Blue Hen and it's sister restaurant Henlopen City Oyster House since each arrived on scene at Rehoboth...More

Thank DfHRB
Reviewed 23 January 2018

First time visit to The Blue Hen. A slight break from winter temps brought out some locals to the outside fire pit. My date and I shared * happy hour * lobster toast ($6) ,fried oysters ($6), deviled eggs ($6), mussels ($6), and sunchokes ($4)....More

1  Thank Frank B
Reviewed 1 January 2018

We ordered a half dozen oysters, with mignonette and horseradish, a piping hot bowl of delicious lobster bisque with huge chunks of maine lobster, butternut squash, and chives, the mouth watering lobster toast brioche, with cream cheese, scallions, water chestnuts, hot pepper jelly and we...More

1  Thank DfHRB
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Pros: staff was very attentive and nice, food quality was very good, atmosphere was pleasant . My daughters pasta was served piping hot, extensive appetizer and small plate options. Cons: need salt and pepper on the tables, my filet mignon could have been more warm,...More

Thank Barbara L
Reviewed 17 December 2017

We had a great dinner at The Blue Hen. The cocktails were great and the outdoor area with the fire pit was great for Happy Hour. The dinner and bar area were very inviting and comfortable. Lastly, and most importantly, the dinner was fantastic. Definitely...More

Thank BMc66
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Wilmington Ave, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-2218
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Rehoboth Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 302-278-7842
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