These 9 Amazing Delaware Restaurants Are Loaded With Local History

Being the First State and one of the very first settled lands in the New World, Delaware is loaded with history. And, thanks to our state’s location right on the Delaware Bay and in between major cities, it’s always been an important stop on any routes up and down the East Coast. Delaware’s strategic location has led to nearly always being a populated state with a focus on hospitality – perhaps that’s why we have so many amazing restaurants and the some of the best resort towns in the entire country. Of course, one thing that goes hand in hand with being an older state is local history – and the following historic restaurants in Delaware have certainly made their mark on the Diamond State’s landscape.

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It’s easy to overlook the incredible history of these restaurants, taverns and buildings, but now that you know about them, it’s even easier to appreciate everything that these places represent in our wonderful state. If you’re still hungry, check out another one of our lists: the most unique restaurants in Delaware.