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Stanley's Tavern

) #47 of 445 Restaurants in Wilmington €€ - €€€ American, Bar, Pub
2038 Foulk Rd, Wilmington, DE 19810-3624
+1 302-475-1887
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good29%
  • Average27%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“ribs” (24 reviews)
“fries” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
2038 Foulk Rd, Wilmington, DE 19810-3624
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My family and I stopped by for a late lunch after a long road trip. My wife and I last visited Stanley's over 20 years ago. Happy to say the food was as good as ever.

Thank Eric S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A definitive go to place. Tavern atmosphere. Great salad bar. An everything menu. Grab some friends or family and just hang out. xoCarole

Thank 208PrincessB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stanley's food goes up and down...they're kind in a rut right now. There are better venues for ribs...their burgers are slightly better than average...their consistent item is their ribs...was in on a Monday evening - burger night...good deal for what you get. Also, they changed...More

Thank rhurst212
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While on business in the area we were taken to Stanly's to make advantage of the Tuesday "two for the price of one" rack of ribs. The service was fast and the ribs were great, meat was tender and falling off the bone, some of...More

Thank g6ued
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were all out running an errand and randomly picked Stanley's for lunch. I haven't been in quite some time and was glad we stopped. There is an impressive menu appetizers along with sandwiches and entrees. They have quite the soup and salad bar. In...More

Thank MPB222
Reviewed 14 March 2017

My wife and I stopped in Stanley's Monday evening 3/13/2017. We often stop on Monday's for the burger and bar specials that are served until 7. Place was packed and the bar area we normally sit was occupied by a private party. We sat in...More

Thank Rich1564
Steve T, Owner at Stanley's Tavern, responded to this review

As a fan of ours for years, it's disappointing to hear that you were upset about our bar food special policy. Our happy hour specials are the best in the area, and as most restaurants do, these specials are only in the bar area. We...More

Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped in Stanley's this past Sunday night. Tried the ribs for the first time in a very long time and I must say they were fantastic. Melted off the bone. I went with the Jack Daniels sauce and it finished the ribs off great! They...More

Thank mmcirilli
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Every trip home I go back to Stanley's for lunch. Food is reliably good...not great, but dependable. Great atmosphere, service. They have a good salad bar, or salad bar/sandwich combo. Portions are generous. Decent beer list

Thank Steve N
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I went to the restaurant for a business dinner. My colleague recommended prime rib steak, as I had never tasted it. The meat was increadible, one of the most tender pieces I have ever eaten. Atmosphere was very wecoming and staff were always helpful. Warsteiner...More

Thank 1StevieLew
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Stanley's is a well known neighborhood bar in the Wilmington, Delaware northern suburbs that has been in business for over 50 years. There is a large bar in the front and booths in the back.There are many draft craft beers available as well as an...More

Thank Robert S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2038 Foulk Rd, Wilmington, DE 19810-3624
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 302-475-1887
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