We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cool Springs Fish Bar & Restaurant

2463 S State St, Dover, DE 19901-6304
+1 302-698-1955
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (67 reviews)
“salmon” (21 reviews)
“prime rib” (19 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2463 S State St, Dover, DE 19901-6304
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (263)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 262 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Large noisy restaurant with great fish and seafood. Rotating selection of fresh oysters. Only drawback is they don't take reservations. Delicious rockfish and flounder.

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Extremely excellent service by Aaron and excellent dinner. Waiter remembered everyone's name before/during and after dinner. Gourmet dining experience. Highly recommend.

Thank mclement150
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Happy to walk right in on a Friday night. Aaron our server was great. Ordered one special and one regular menu item. Both outstanding. Delicious dessert.

Thank MGH_7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Outstanding service, great food. The specials are where the best dinner can usually be found, but the regular menu offers outstanding food, excellent portions and something for everyone. As good as the dinners are, the desserts are even better.

Thank maureen3332017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great celebration/special occasion/notch above dinner spot. The service is personal, the menu is fresh, and we are always happy with our meals.

Thank Delaware89
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The owner Dennis stands in his open kitchen under the examining eyes of those who choose to sit at the bar. Seasoned chef and owner Dennis makes it look so easy. Good food, decent portions and a smiling hostess. You won't be disappointed.

Thank Robin C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On a Thursday evening at 8:30 pm the place was almost full, but no waiting. After that, we would have to agree with all the excellent reviews. Jocelyn guided us through the menu.My wife had the sole meunière. Delicious! I had the soft shell crab...More

Thank rbysshe
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Every time we eat here we are greatly pleased with the food. We wish they took reservations because the wait on weekends is long. Also they need to reduce the ambient noise in the dining area.

Thank title7tony
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful meal from appetizers through lucious dessert. Our wait staff was Aron who was fabulous

Thank Heidi L
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Seafood ALWAYS fresh. . outstanding customer service and great atmosphere. . Side dishes excellent also

Thank Saundra S
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 20 hotels in Dover
Best Western Galaxy Inn
257 reviews
3.31 km away
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Dover
559 reviews
3.34 km away
Mainstay Suites Dover
167 reviews
5.24 km away
Relax Inn Dover
31 reviews
5.33 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen
244 reviews
2.93 km away
Chick-Fil-A
26 reviews
2.56 km away
Texas Roadhouse
106 reviews
2.76 km away
Nearby Attractions
Jonathans Landing Golf Club
5 reviews
3.62 km away
Hoppin Good Time
6 reviews
4.20 km away
Fifer Orchards - Farm, Country Store and CSA
54 reviews
5.37 km away
Johnson Victrola Museum
107 reviews
5.96 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
542lingo
20 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Jacqui M | Reviewed this property |
Prime Rib, Lamb Chops, Pasta
0
Votes
CoralBayDreamer
26 August 2015|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from BikergirlRN | Reviewed this property |
They only take reservations on New Year's Eve, but is you can get there early you can beat the crowd.
0
Votes
percyeveret
19 May 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Debbie062015 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do serve alcohol. The have a nice bar area if you need to wait a few minutes prior to being seated.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 25
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2463 S State St, Dover, DE 19901-6304
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Dover
  • Phone Number: +1 302-698-1955
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing