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The Buttery

102 2nd St, Lewes, DE 19958-1324
+1 302-645-7755
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (64 reviews)
“crab cakes” (68 reviews)
“salad” (53 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
102 2nd St, Lewes, DE 19958-1324
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I thought we were going to have a fancy lunch before we headed back home upstate but when we arrived we found out they were doing their brunch. We just ate breakfast but the call of the Bloody Mary was too much...More

Thank Dave N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for Easter dinner 5pm reservations. Seated our party of 6 at a nice big round table. Drinks were ordered and bread was brought to the table. Everyone had a salad, big portions. Four people ordered the filet, one the crab cakes, and one...More

Thank BobVDE
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I live in Milton! We wanted to go to Lewes with our daughter and son in law to celebrate 3 birthdays! They live in Nj. We have heard about the Buttery and of course saw it many times. We love Lewes. We...More

Thank Jakerudy
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Have dined here several times since the newest owners have taken over and been greatly satisfied every time. Food is excellent and the atmosphere relaxing and stylish. Good for dates and family with grown children. I had a selection of sorbet for desert that wonderfully...More

Thank richardmC8068FZ
Reviewed 5 March 2018

I was there for bday party it was fine Brussel sprouts to die for .. nice wine selection.. let me try before ya buy nice ..oysters great

Thank Colleen P
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I've been several times and usually had a good experience. However, during my most recent visit, I was not very impressed with the service. There's a sign outside with the specials, but when my mother asked about them, the server said they're really only available...More

Thank Traveler4589671
Reviewed 3 March 2018

My wife and I have stopped in here a couple of times recently and love the place. We had been there in years past for Lunch and Dinner and they were all excellent experiences. Happy hour is so reasonable and the friendly staff make it...More

Thank joe d
Reviewed 19 February 2018

This restaurant is top notch. The atmosphere is warm, charming and cozy. Service is excellent and the food is outstanding. I had the fried oysters over baby, crispy Brussel sprouts appetizer. I also had the crab cake entre, with a side of perfectly cooked and...More

Thank Michele19809
Reviewed 14 February 2018

We were greeted promptly & smartly by Jon, who was fantastic in his attentiveness, and knowledge of the menu. He listened, and showed initiative, in making us feel special. The food and presentation was top-notched--the flavors were fresh & distinct and not muddled. When you...More

Thank jkling1307
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Very nice atmosphere and seating. Comfortable feeling. Excellent choice of appetizers and main courses. Make reservations if you plan on going during the holiday time. Well worth it.

Thank Charlie S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 2nd St, Lewes, DE 19958-1324
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Lewes
  • Phone Number: +1 302-645-7755
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