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Big Fish Grill

20298 Coastal Hwy, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-8021
+1 302-227-3474
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (224 reviews)
“shrimp” (105 reviews)
“crab cakes” (108 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
20298 Coastal Hwy, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-8021
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

From the other reviews I wasn't expecting a seafood version of Applebees or Chili's but that's exactly what this place is and over priced on top of that. Sunday night of a three day weekend. The restaurant was moderately busy but they sat us right...More

Thank Andreastravels
Janine L, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We are sorry you feel this way as we take pride in our food, service, and hospitality. Our atmosphere is beach casual and family friendly. We have never received complaints about the paper and crayons in the past as it has always been fun for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a friendly and casual seafood restaurant with the usual nautical decor (mounted fish, etc) and good service. We had the fried flounder and the fried combo and they were both good. The french fries and cole slaw were both good as well. My...More

Thank James1585
Janine L, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are pleased to know you enjoyed the food, service, and atmosphere! We feel the prices are fair for the amount and quality of food we provide. However, most entrees we serve at dinner we also serve at lunch (a smaller quantity) for a cheaper...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant offers gluten free, vegetarian friendly choices which was important to certain millennial members of our family. We dined on a Wednesday which was lobster special day. Besides lobster, our order included shrimp scampi and bourbon marinated jumbo shrimp. Every entry was good and...More

Thank Kyle S
Janine L, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the food and service and that your family left full and happy! Brooke Bennett Assistant General Manager, Big Fish Grill P.O. Box 501 20298 Coastal Highway Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971 (302) 227-3474

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A reliable go to for fresh seafood choices. And soups! The bar scene is filled with locals, too. Paper and crayons on the table are a treat for the artist in all of us. Wide open space can get a bit crazy and noisy in...More

Thank JanetMP1973
Janine L, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! We look forward to seeing you again soon! Brooke Bennett Assistant General Manager, Big Fish Grill P.O. Box 501 20298 Coastal Highway Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971 (302) 227-3474

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Due to my previous great experience here, I recommended it to a friend when he visited RB for the first time. It was the day after Xmas. We came later than the regular lunch time and the place was not full. We were able to...More

Thank BHUANG69
Janine L, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review and we appreciate your feedback. The half slice of garlic bread served with the pot o' mussels is complimentary. However, if that is not enough we offer 2 slices of garlic bread as an appetizer which is listed on our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visit Bug Fish at least once or twice a month. We have been coming there since they opened. The food is always fresh and delicious. Did I mention huge portions.? We live all of Big Fish restaurants.More

Thank sissy13
Janine L, Guest Relations Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

sissy13, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your feedback from your recent visit, and for being such a loyal guest. We will be sure to pass along your compliments to our team, and we hope to see you again soon. Big...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had 12 people with all sorts of special requests, allergies, lots of drinks and kids and it worked out really well. What place can do that right?!?! On top of that, the food was very good. It’s not fine dining but it’s very good...More

Thank Dan W
Janine L, Guest Relations Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dan W, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your feedback from your recent visit. We do take dietary restrictions and allergies very seriously, and are so happy that you enjoyed your entrees. We will be sure to pass along your compliments...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a cold December Wednesday night, I had the $ 24:95 pasta with shrimp, scallops and Lobster in a cream rose sauce. Shrimp and Scallops were fine, but the chunks of lobster were slightly over cooked and a little tough. Sauce was a little bland,...More

Thank Clammerdave7728
Janine L, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are sorry to hear you found the lobster tough and the sauce bland as that pasta dish is one of our most popular specials. However, we are happy to hear your seasoning touches helped spice it up a bit. We have had the homemade...More

Reviewed 11 December 2017

It was a slow night, nevertheless my entree came out 5 - 10 minutes before my spouse's did - no coordination. Also my dinner consisted of three separate ceramic dishes, one for the fish and two for each of the sides - handy to be...More

1  Thank Peter K
Janine L, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

See response for same Yelp Review.

Reviewed 11 December 2017

My husband and I enjoyed the lobster night. He had the whole lobster and I had lobster pasta. Food was delicious and service was prompt. It is fun to look at all the fish trophies and marvel at the strength it took to catch them....More

Thank Lori H
Janine L, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are pleased to hear you enjoyed our Wednesday night lobster specials as well as prompt service! We apologize that the restaurant was chilly. Please do not hesitate to ask for a different table if you are uncomfortable as we would be more than happy...More

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debbie4258
9 April 2017|
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Response from Jeffrey H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I am a little late with an answer (which I don't know anyway). I hope the other answers were sufficient and if you went you had a good experience.
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billvog
1 October 2016|
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Response from RIULUVER | Reviewed this property |
on the outside of the restaurant would be no problem there are picnic tables there ... the inside of the restaurant I believe only an assistance dog would be allowed..
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Susanreho
26 September 2016|
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Response from 2012diving | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they have a formal "happy hour"....but they do have frequent "events" as I receive notifications in my email....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20298 Coastal Hwy, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-8021
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Rehoboth Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 302-227-3474
Description
Founded in 1997 by brothers Norman and Eric Sugrue, Delaware's Big Fish Grill has become one of the premier spots for casual dining in the region. A unique blend of original recipes, must have favorites and affordable prices have resulted in a dedicated following. Enough so to earn numerous "Best Seafood at the Beach" awards by Delaware Today magazine. The secret ingredient of the Big Fish Grill success story is a commitment to providing fresh, great tasting dishes, unsurpassed hospitality and impeccable customer service. Big Fish Grill offers a diverse menu featuring not only hand selected seafood at its absolute freshness but also delicious steaks and pasta in a casual, relaxed atmosphere. Big Fish Grill has something for everyone!
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