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Jake's Seafood House

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29 Baltimore Ave, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-2131
+1 302-227-6237
11:30 - 15:00
Closed now
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Sun 11:30 - 15:00
Thu 16:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 21:00
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

First time at Jake's Seafood. Had a couple of drinks at the bar while waiting for friends.Happy hr drinks were reasonable and bartender very nice. Our birthday couple arrived and we were seated in the dining area.My order was broiled scallops in a tasty sauce done to perfection. We were only to select one side order. No rolls or bread.... More 

Thank Pat S
Kensington, Maryland
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173 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are 2 Jake's in town and they appeared to have slightly different menus. The salmon was excellent, but the crab cake was not up to par. It was on the small side and seemed to have more filler than many I've had. The atmosphere was pleasant.

Thank photobug429
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
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182 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

We had a very nice dinner at Jakes on Route 1. Food was good and service very quick. It's reasonably priced and is great for families to dine.

Thank Beachlover92253
New York
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3 reviews
Reviewed 9 March 2017

I've been to Jake's at least a half dozen times and was always satisfied. I've had both lunch and dinner. The crab cakes are very good. I e also had soups, sandwiches, and chicken. All ver good. Staff has always been friendly and accommodating. Reasonably priced

Thank Chipmunk52
Baltimore, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Went for a few days of R&R. Hotel is nice and clean with friendly staff. Not far from beach and boardwalk. Located right on main strip into city.

Thank Royal H
Eastern Shore, United States
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

My husband ordered the scallops and he said they were good. I ordered the rockfish. It was horribly dry and they put too much spice mix, that obviously had thyme in it, on the fish...dried thyme is much too strong for rockfish and overwhelmed the flavor of the fish. The mashed potatoes had a strange aftertaste and the broccoli was... More 

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JakesSeafood, Manager at Jake's Seafood House, responded to this review

Jeffrey, I'm disappointed to learn about your recent visit with us. We pride ourselves on serving fresh delicious seafood dishes, so we sincerely apologize that your rockfish was dry and your broccoli was over cooked. Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us, as it will help us improve the quality of our meals. More 

Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
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93 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Jakes is known for their crabcakes! Service was great, good (crab cakes) great, clean place. Reasonably priced, if in the area, it is a wonderful place to eat. Give it a try!

Thank Caligirl134
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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278 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We had a very enjoyable late lunch/dinner at Jake's. My husband enjoyed a broiled flounder platter with two sides - mashed potatoes and broccoli. It was done very well and was tasty. I had the lobster roll. It had nice chunks of lobster and was tasty but needed a little something extra. We started with the soup which was excellent.... More 

Thank jmonson
Hartford, Connecticut
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205 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Chose the lobster roll with power slaw (kale, etc in the cole slaw). It was a great meal, for a relatively good price. We went midafternoon, so the place was nice and quite. I could easily envision the dinner crowd getting pretty thick. Friendly servers, clean restaurant, no real wait for our food to come out. Good location near the... More 

Thank MsCasualTravelor
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

The location in Rehoboth Beach was not open and the sign in the door window referred us to the other location on the highway. This was at 6pm on Tuesday, November 29th. So, it looked as if the town location was out of business.

Thank Penny F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 50
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Baltimore Ave, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-2131
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Rehoboth Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 302-227-6237
Jake's Seafood is celebrating 25 years of quality freshness and family tradition in Rehoboth Beach! Enjoy our award-winning Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes and famous Seafood Bisque, or try one of our new menu items including Lobster Mac 'N Cheese, Fish Tacos, and Seared Scallops. We are family-friendly, serving lunch, dinner, and carry-out. We also offer a full selection of beer, wine, and cocktails. Our original location is one block off the beach in downtown Rehoboth, and our second location is on Route One (Coastal Highway) in Rehoboth.

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  • Is there a dress code?
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