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Stanley's Tavern

$$ - $$$American, ,
2038 Foulk Rd, Wilmington, DE 19810-3624
+1 302-475-1887
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good28%
  • Average27%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (24 reviews)
“onion strings” (2 reviews)
“fries” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
2038 Foulk Rd, Wilmington, DE 19810-3624
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

I have been going to Stanley's since the '60's. Yes, you are correct - i am old. Back then it was basically one room with good beer and good sandwiches and maybe one small tv. The crowd was a bit rough around the edges. Give...More

Thank Peteo72
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Stanley's Tavern left very little impression on me. I got the Tavern Burger (burger with fried onion strings and bacon), but while the patty was cooked just how I asked, it was pretty tasteless. Even the bacon didn't taste like much. The best part of...More

Thank Megan P
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Well, last time I ate at Stanley's was some years ago and I enjoyed the meal. The staff there is friendly and smiling! But recently I was out with some friends and opted to go to Stanley's for dinner. Wow, I cannot remember when I...More

Thank Dona I
Reviewed 20 July 2017

A friend and I go to Stanley's a couple of times a month for lunch. I love the combo specials, which are two choices of smaller portion items. The prices are reasonableness and the food tasty. The service is excellent. Try the Fried Portobello Mushrooms...More

Thank SisterBJBrown
Steve T, Owner at Stanley's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Thanks so much for the Great review. The Portobello Fries are one of my favorites also

Reviewed 19 July 2017

Stopped for lunch after a morning shopping in the area. Thought I would have their wings . They were so small and over cooked. Waiter was not good, dropped off food and only came back once . Even had a wait to receive check. Won't...More

Thank skiphen
Steve T, Owner at Stanley's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Sorry to hear that we missed the mark with our Wings. We have addressed the issues. Thanks for the heads up

Reviewed 1 July 2017

We had wonderful spicy chicken wings to start My husband liked their extensive bar. I had hamburger with onion strings and my husband had barbecue with the same. Good cheap chardonnay. Not much ambiance, but good inexpensive food.

Thank likebeach
Reviewed 18 June 2017

I am giving this place 5 stars because they have a great menu and salad bar. The place is big with all different places to sit and everyone was friendly. I don't live in the area but when I go back I am going here....More

Thank LastFlightOutSeattle
Reviewed 26 May 2017 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 17 May 2017 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 13 May 2017

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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
American, Bar, Pub
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
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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Local restaurant with a sports theme and Award Winning Baby Back Ribs. Serving north Wilmington since 1935. Features are salad bar, Fall Off The Bone , Baby Back Ribs, wings, burgers and Sunday Brunch. Banquet room for 25 to 100 people, package goods, and take out menu. 40 flat screen TVs and specials during NFL football
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