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Back Burner Restaurant

425 Hockessin Cors, Hockessin, DE 19707-9586
+1 302-239-2314
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pumpkin soup” (11 reviews)
“filet” (13 reviews)
“surf and turf” (5 reviews)
Closes in 7 min
American, Gluten Free Options
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425 Hockessin Cors, Hockessin, DE 19707-9586
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Back Burner is a favorite place to have lunch or dinner in Northern Delaware. The wine list is extensive to suit various tastes and wallets. The service is prompt, attentive, and unobtrusive. The food quality is consistently very good. There are good items for vegetarians

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As a treat following LASTING LOOKS permanent makeup procedures for my partner, we had lunch at BACK BURNER. The host seated us promptly and the water & bread girl followed up immediately to begin our service. Samantha, our server, presented as a jovial and efficient...More

Thank Jack D
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Have come here when in area for years. First w/my parents before they passed and still come when visiting my daughter in area. We were here recently for the first time on a Monday night so had the benefit of 1/2 price apps and 1/2...More

Thank M C
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Went for a GNO dinner and we had a very enjoyable meal and a good time. It’s not a hipster bar; it’s a grown up restaurant. Mature clientele and atmosphere abound. First of all, they have a good happy hour so look into that for...More

Thank SubtleSandy
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

We went out for Valentine's day as a family and our waiter Dino made sure that our daughter had her food with our apps. Lobster ravioli is a special this weekend but my husband had yummy seared scallops that are a regular. The drinks are...More

Thank teresa s
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Love this place to grab a bite with my children! Friendly service, delicious food. Get the pumpkin mushroom soup!

Thank Kathleen C
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Great dinner. Great service. Thank you Lisa and Sydney for your hospitality. The dinner was outstanding. We will be back! Thanks for your attention to the details. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves!!

Thank Kat L
Reviewed 10 January 2018

We love their weekly specials. We have done both the half price appetizer night, and the $7 burger night. Do not miss the pumpkin mushroom soup. I hesitated to try that flavor combination, but it was delicious. It comes with a dollop of sour cream...More

Thank DiamondStateTraveler
Reviewed 21 December 2017

I met my 2 friends for lunch, without a reservation. We were seated quickly and were brought their famous flat bread and sauvignon blanc wine in large, ample glasses. (We laater want to their "To Go Shop" for their famous container of "Better Cheddar" dip...More

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Went here for my daughter’s birthday. Nice atmosphere, friendly staff...ask for Tina, she was happy to make great suggestions and provided top-notch service! We were all hungry for something different, and everything we ordered was delicious! From surf and turf to salad to wings to...More

Thank M W
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6 January 2017|
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Response from gmom44 | Reviewed this property |
No you can not BYOB, called restaurant to verify
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 16 - US$ 36
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 425 Hockessin Cors, Hockessin, DE 19707-9586
    (Old Lancaster Pike)
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Hockessin
  • Phone Number: +1 302-239-2314
  • E-mail
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