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Big Fish Grill

20298 Coastal Hwy, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-8021
+1 302-227-3474
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (200 reviews)
“shrimp” (96 reviews)
“crab cakes” (100 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:30All hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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20298 Coastal Hwy, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-8021
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I had already eyed Big Fish Grill on TripAdvisor and planned on my wife and I trying a meal here. Then a friend texted me his favorite 3 places in Rehoboth Beach and one of those was also Big Fish Grill. I want to thank...More

Thank Barney S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Awesome dinner! High quality seafood. We were so please. And a super fun atmosphere. We got: mussels, salmon , shrimp entree, jambalaya, entree tuna and the Asian tuna. All were fantastic. We had a lot of special requests and our waitress nailed every one of...More

Thank Kylie A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and great service at Big Fish Grill. Though our mouths were watering for the twin lobster tails on Wednesday lobster night, the manager came over shortly after we ordered to tell us they were out of lobster tails. Disappointed yes, but our fried...More

1  Thank Sue A
Janine L, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for a great review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your meals and service. We serve only fresh seafood and occasionally run out of items on our menu. We apologize that that was the case with the lobster tails during your visit....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband, two children (ages 4 and 6), and I ate at Big Fish Grill while on vacation in Rehoboth last week. In years past, the wait to get in was over two hours, so we had not eaten there until last week. It was...More

Thank YorkTravelGirl
Janine L, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review. We are pleased to know how much you enjoyed your peach martini and that you received attentive service! We strive to exceed guest expectations and apologize that we did not accomplish this during your visit. If you are ever not...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been here twice this month and the food is fantastic. The sides are stupendous. Everything is delightfully cooked and the prices are superb! This is the go to place in Rehoboth on route 1.

Thank Dawn N
Janine L, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dawn, Thank you for your review, and for being such a loyal guest! We'll see you again soon! - Big Fish Management

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband & I love to eat at the Big Fish grill in Wilmington. Our son had told us that the Big Fish Grill in Rehobeth Beach, Delaware has a Sunday brunch. We decided to drive the 2 hours & check it out. If you...More

Thank Bobcatnation
Janine L, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for making the trip to Rehoboth for our Sunday brunch buffet, we are glad we did not disappoint! It is always nice to hear how much our guests enjoyed the food and the service. We hope to see you again soon! Brooke Bennett...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a factory. Huge portions, not attractively presented. Very noisy and crowded, so it evidently is popular. Very large menu.More

Thank 43pat2014
Janine L, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

If by factory you mean a family restaurant that takes pride in our food, service, and hospitality, than yes. Our portions are huge and may I add fresh and consistent. The restaurant does tend to get a bit noisy and crowded but that is because...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great seafood! The Florida Mahi-Mahi and the swordfish were delicious. The fresh buckot mussels as a starter were a little boring so probably skip that next time. Our waitress Carly was super sweet. We will be back!More

Thank Beth A
Janine L, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are delighted to hear that the mahi and swordfish were delicious! We are also happy to hear that you got great service from Carley! We apologize that the mussels were a little boring as they are usually a popular appetizer for us. We will...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been here probably 20+ times and it's our go-to restaurant in the area. Their baked oysters and oysters rockefeller are delicious. Their fresh catch of the day is always a good choice. I do not recommend any of the lobster dishes. Crab cakes are...More

Thank Kip72
Janine L, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review! We'll be sure to pass along your compliment to our staff! See you again soon! - Big Fish Management Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can not go wrong with a soup, salad, sandwich, main course, and have to make room for dessert. Their Coconut cake is heaven in each bite. Kids meals are fantastic. Brunch covers a taste of all the favorites. Clean, fast service, consistent meal and...More

Thank mom3girls8
Janine L, Manager at Big Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your awesome review! And thank you for being such an amazing and loyal guest! We hope to see you again soon! - Big Fish Management Team

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Will there be an Easter Sunday Dinner
9 April 2017|
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Response from Jeffrey H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I am a little late with an answer (which I don't know anyway). I hope the other answers were sufficient and if you went you had a good experience.
Pet friendly?
30 September 2016|
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Response from RIULUVER | Reviewed this property |
on the outside of the restaurant would be no problem there are picnic tables there ... the inside of the restaurant I believe only an assistance dog would be allowed..
Happy hour today?
26 September 2016|
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Response from 2012diving | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they have a formal "happy hour"....but they do have frequent "events" as I receive notifications in my email....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20298 Coastal Hwy, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-8021
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Rehoboth Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 302-227-3474
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Founded in 1997 by brothers Norman and Eric Sugrue, Delaware's Big Fish Grill has become one of the premier spots for casual dining in the region. A unique blend of original recipes, must have favorites and affordable prices have resulted in a dedicated following. Enough so to earn numerous "Best Seafood at the Beach" awards by Delaware Today magazine.

The secret ingredient of the Big Fish Grill success story is a commitment to providing fresh, great tasting dishes, unsurpassed hospitality and impeccable customer service. Big Fish Grill offers a diverse menu featuring not only hand selected seafood at its absolute freshness but also delicious steaks and pasta in a casual, relaxed atmosphere. Big Fish Grill has something for everyone!
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