9 Wildly Famous Restaurants In Delaware That Are Totally Worth The Hullabaloo

Most restaurants in the First State seem to fall into the “best kept secret” category, because many people pass up our great state for restaurants on the Eastern Shore of Maryland or the Philadelphia area. That’s not a bad thing – it means we’re able to put out list after list of great hole in the wall restaurants. However, it does kind of mean that our best known restaurants are often looked at by Delawareans as touristy or cliche. There are a handful of famous Delaware restaurants, and they’re really worth the hype.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

We’re lucky to live in such a foodie state. If you enjoy these restaurants and love the Delaware history and tradition of a landmark restaurant, you might want to tackle the Delaware Culinary Trail. Eat at enough iconinc Delaware restaurants, and you’ll earn a First State Cookbook.