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David Twining's Nantuckets Restaurant

State Route 1 & Atlantic Ave, Fenwick Island, DE 19944
+1 302-539-2607
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
State Route 1 & Atlantic Ave, Fenwick Island, DE 19944
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

If you are vacationing in the area, be sure to snag a reservations for this terrific spot. They have a lovely menu and very interesting specials. Their seafood is fresh and delicious. Don't miss their "Quahog and Scallop Chowdah", their prime rib of pork, (yes...More

Thank Dee V
Reviewed 31 December 2017

Food was okay, nothing to write home about. Hubby got the Shrimp & Scallops and I got the Chicken Marsala. I ordered a Guinness and hubby a Dogfish. In 30+ years of bartending I've never received a Guinness so fast. It was from a tap...More

Thank atasteofcreole
Reviewed 27 December 2017

After many wishes to stop in,we finally did on the recommendation of a friend,whosaid there were 50% off winter specials. The only thing we found was 20% offf apps for Happy Hour. The famous "Chowdah" was good,but thinner than expected and way over priced at...More

Thank HonestGuyDelaware
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Once again Nantucket's didn't disappoint. Food is so good. Everyone at our table enjoyed their meals. Friendly, efficient service.

Thank OPMarie
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Overpriced Specials. Off season specials are overpriced and disappointing. 19 bucks for a fatty rib eye topped with a pickled onion. 16 bucks for a minuscule scallop appetizer. The service was excellent.

Thank Farmerinparadise
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Friends took us here last weekend. First time I was ever in Delaware. I ordered the lamb and my wife had the seafood pasta. The rack of lamb came out medium rare and tasted good and tender but not fantastic. Then I put the cranberry...More

Thank elridder
Reviewed 16 November 2017

My wife and I were in Ocean City, MD celebrating our anniversary. We were looking for an upscale restaurant and David Twining's Nantucket Restaurant was recommended by a friend who has a home in the area. We noticed right away that there appeared to be...More

Thank Len B
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Have been coming to this restaurant for a long time. This restaurant has always maintained a friendly atmosphere, with good service & really good food. If you don't want a restaurant type atmosphere try the bar, the food is equally as good!

Thank Sharon D
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Good food, good decor, a little traditionnal, older clientele However they have numerous specials that are worth it. The food was very good, the service efficient, overall a good diner and evening.

Thank Josée G
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Good place to grab a nice meal in a more formal setting. The only reason we don’t eat here more often is (at both restaurants) they use mushrooms in a lot of their (make-ahead) food items and for someone who’s allergic, it means missing out...More

Thank Sometimessara
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: State Route 1 & Atlantic Ave, Fenwick Island, DE 19944
    (Atlantic Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Fenwick Island
  • Phone Number: +1 302-539-2607
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For over 26 years, Nantuckets has been providing a wonderful fine dining experience with a great bar and happy hour daily. Try hand-crafted cocktails, fine wines, great seafood and some of the best steaks at the beach.
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