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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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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • 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 days ago

The place has changed a lot since our last visit 22 years ago. If you survive 25+ years in the restaurant industry you must be doing something right. LOL The food was about the same as I remember it. Good but not great. What's not...More

Thank Brian D
Delaney T, Guest Relations Manager at David Twining's Nantuckets Restaurant, responded to this review

We are sorry you feel as though you were tricked. The $19 entree menu has changed over the 8 years we've been doing it. It used to be 2 crabcakes but now it is one larger crabcake. Your confusion was warrented, the FOH manager or...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Nantuckets on a Sunday afternoon and chose to dine in the Tap Room to take advantage of the Happy Hour prices on drinks and apps. This is a very cozy room and we were surprised to see that there were table cloths on the...More

Thank margarita6272015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spouse and I ate here last night. He had pasta with shrimp and scallops, I had the salmon. His dish had scallop pieces, not whole scallops. Dish at best was mediocre at a $25 price. I had salmon which was ok. We had lemon drop...More

Thank trishDerwood
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our group of friends were just at Nantucket's this weekend. We had heard some great things and the reviews looked nice. When you hear the name, you picture the interior to be a beautiful beach feel in faded grey/white's and blue colors. Well... you walk...More

Thank Phil J
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Supposedly, this is a great place. A lot of people we know like it. But we haven't been back since June 2009. We were there for an anniversary dinner and I ordered an expensive NY Strip Steak. After delivering our meals, the server did not...More

1  Thank Bill S
Delaney T, Manager at David Twining's Nantuckets Restaurant, responded to this review

Bill, We at Nantuckets would like to apologize for the service from 7 years ago. Like most restaurants in the area, there is a lot of change over in staff and dining experiences in that span of time. We would like to think that you...More

Reviewed 24 February 2017

To begin, we were greeted promptly by friendly staff and shown to a table in one of several cozy dining areas. Our server was great and the food was superb. We would heartily recommend this restaurant to anyone looking for a fine quality dining experience...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Greeted and seated promptly. Attentive staff. Good variety of menu and drinks. Attractive decor. Convenient parking. Our party all liked their entrees.

Thank NikonGlass
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Our waiter was the nicest man ever - great cocktails and crabcakes. Duck breast with blueberry was so good Definitely will go back

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

On our way in to town got this name from a shopper at the grocery store. Not knowing where any place was and not spending time to use trip advisor we made a leap of faith. Aground excellent service and Sunday dinner specials were great!...More

Thank Gary W
Reviewed 21 October 2016

I recommend sitting in the bar area for a relaxed environment with a little more upbeat feel. Delicious appetizers and main courses with good service. You can not go wrong with any of your food choices.

Thank Jeff G
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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
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 22:30
16:00 - 22:30
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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