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Jessop's Tavern

114 Delaware St, New Castle, DE 19720-4814
+1 302-322-6111
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“shepherds pie” (37 reviews)
“fish and chips” (42 reviews)
“chowder” (10 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
114 Delaware St, New Castle, DE 19720-4814
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Step back in time 300 hundred years for a meal while visiting historic New Castle, Delaware. Servers wear authentic outfits while you eat off pewter plates. It reminded me of a typical pub in England. I had the fish and chips and would highly recommend...More

Thank Joy J
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the only place I eat when I'm in Historic New Castle - where I was last Saturday. I love that it's 300 years old and has a pub feel. The food is good, good-size portions and moderately priced (the pot roast and Shepherd's...More

1  Thank kellyeagle2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great Beer selection. walking into this place is like stepping back in time very authentic atmosphere and food is great.

Thank Wanderer66684688029
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Totally unique atmosphere and always great. Colonial style servers and food. Get bar and beer selections. Romantic cozy setting

Thank mjarp
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The beer menu has an amazing Belgian selection and binder full of details. The Fish and Chips and burger were fairly good. You pay for the atmosphere. Came for dinner, paired it with a visit to the Dutch House Museum, the New Castle Court, and...More

Thank Zephyr_Travel
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Just a cozy place with wonderful food and extensive beer options. Desserts are just crazy good with local homemade ice cream. Wait staff in colonial garments adds to the authenticity of the place.

Thank JeannetteG143
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Went twice while in town. Great food! Real home style feel. The service was excellent both times. The decorations and the outfits worn by the servers was very interesting and period replica which fit well with the building / space (the building being over 300...More

Thank Ty R
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised when we took a chance on a themed restaurant in New Castle. The staff is dressed in colonial garb. After a 45-50 minute bike ride on the recently opened bike trail from Wilmington’s riverfront, we chose the first restaurant we came...More

1  Thank meeshatoo
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I parked in front of Jessops to visit the First State NHP. Had not planned to eat or drink in town but after walking around for 2 hours went in here just to get a beer and a snack. but once we...More

1  Thank Traci D
Reviewed 27 September 2018

This was our last big meal to eat as we traveled home. We were both over the moon with the historic flavor and atmosphere from this 1674 building. The staff were dressed in period dress and the tables, chairs and décor reflected the history this...More

1  Thank Debby D
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Linda G
13 September 2018|
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Response from RoadTripAgogo | Reviewed this property |
Yes and they wer accomodating. If you eat cheese, their grilled cheese is excellent.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 22
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 Delaware St, New Castle, DE 19720-4814
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  New Castle
  • Phone Number: +1 302-322-6111
  • E-mail
Jessop's proudly specializes in Belgian Beers. We carry over 300 bottles and 21 drafts.
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