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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
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1818 Coastal Hwy, Dewey Beach, DE 19971-2332
+1 302-227-7325
09:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 01:00
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Arlington, Virginia, USA
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199 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They have my favorite local beer, 16 mile Blues Golden on tap! I also had the hot wings which were nice, not too hot either. And finally the Tuna Bites--only 4 pieces but very thick and quite tasty and beautifully cooked--the bartender suggested I get them medium well which I did and they were perfect for me. Friendly bartender Rob... More 

2 Thank Neal P
Newark, Delaware
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Great Place to Get a few beers and watch a game. Food is good. Bartenders are very friendly. Plenty of tv's.

1 Thank wellis1966
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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115 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Food is very good. Service even better. Had breakfast there on a Sunday morning. Huge portions, well made. Highly recommend.

2 Thank travelfaninpa
Media, Pennsylvania
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79 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

This is a dive bar with good food and reasonable prices. Salad was surprisingly good, and soup was also good. Staff tried their best. We also walked here after Woody's had too long of a wait.

Thank Barbara L
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298 reviews
188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

While looking for something to eat in Dewey Beach, we chose Hammerheads. The last time we were in this building, 20 years ago, it was a Sea Shell Shop!! Now it's popular sandwich/beer spot with numerous TV's. Pleasant staff, good food, many beverage options & centrally located. They have a couple parking spots on the street. We found one as... More 

3 Thank Thomas1900
Sunbury, United States
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We love this cafe. The hog wings and hamburgers are our favorites. It's very casual. Outdoor seating is great. Service is good. Staff is friendly. Not fond of their brand of chips but other than that, it's really enjoyable. Would prefer french fries rather than tater tots. We were there in July and September. Will go again next summer.

1 Thank Peggy W
Easton, Maryland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Never had a bad experience here. Solid cheesesteak and the service does everything to complement the food. Highly recommended.

2 Thank Brad A
Fairfax Station, Virginia
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135 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Spent a little over 2 hours trying to have breakfast there Monday morning. Sign said "seat yourself" which we did and service went downhill from there. Terrible experience and when food finally came it was the wrong stuff and cold. A customer got up and tried to help but wasn't much help. Goofy experience.

Thank mwomble848
Glenside, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We ate breakfast on a Tuesday morning. We walked in and it said to seat yourself so we did. The waitress finally came over and said, "I didn't see you come in," she seemed a little hung over and still had her wrist band on from the Bottle and Cork. That should have been the first sign. She brought us... More 

Thank Marcia W
Potomac, Maryland
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86 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016

tired to dine at Woodies, but an hour wait - so went down the block to Hammerheads. The food was good and prices reasonable. I had crab cake which was excellent. Lots of beer choices. Kitchen was very slow to prepare food - almost seamed as if they were preparing one table at a time. Most of the customers were... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1818 Coastal Hwy, Dewey Beach, DE 19971-2332
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Dewey Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 302-227-7325
Hammerheads Dewey Beach is open year round 7 days a week. We Serve breakfast 7 days a week from 9:00am to 11:30am. We have freshly roasted coffee to go with our eggs benedicts or a big egg omelets. Lunch/ Dinner is served from 11:30am till 10pm Late night menu is served from 10:00pm to 1:00am.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?