Lewes Travel: The 5 Best Dining Experiences in Town

If you're indulging in a bit of Lewes Travel, then you can be sure of enjoying the sun, sand, sea and amazing dining options. The town of Lewes, Delaware has retained its historical heritage and this is another reason why a lot of people come here. Vacationers are spoiled for choice with the many fine dining restaurants in the town of Lewes.

Fish On!
17300 N. Village Main Blvd.
The Village of Five Points
Lewes, DE
(302) 645-9790

If you want to treat yourself to the best seafood in the town of Lewes, head over to Fish On! A must-try from the menu is the soft-shell crabs as an entree. Complete your meal with one of the freshly caught local fishes in your sauce of choice. Fish On! also offers a good selection of fine wines that are sourced from all over the world. Don't forget to try out one of the restaurant's interesting cocktails. This is one meal that you will always remember having while staying at your Lewes Inn.

Gilligans Waterfront Restaurant and Bar
134 Market Street
Lewes, DE 19958
(302) 644-7230

Gilligans Waterfront Restaurant is a favorite with the locals as well as for most tourists who are enjoying some form of Lewes travel. The decor is light and breezy with lots of white and marine blues splashed in. The Shrimp Cocktail is a good choice in the starters section, and basically consists of chilled and grilled shrimp with a tomatillo cocktail sauce. A must-try here are the crab cakes which are specially prepared by the owner. The restaurant offers special menus for children, too. Enjoy this fine meal either on the restaurant's waterfront patio or indoors.

Buttery Restaurant
102 Second Street
Lewes, DE 19958
(302) 645-7755

Looking to step out of your Lewes Bed and Breakfast and hit the town for a romantic candle-lit meal for two? Buttery Restaurant serves excellent food and is known for its good hospitality. The decor is simply wonderful as the restaurant is housed in a restored Victorian mansion, complete with a cozy bar. A favorite at this restaurant is the beef tenderloin with dijon mustard terrazzo glaze. Butter Restaurant is also a great place to enjoy good desserts, such as tiramisu. 

Second Street Grille
115 West Second Street
Lewes, DE 19958
(302) 645-4121

Second Street Grille is one eatery that no visitor should ever skip on their Lewes travel itinerary. This fine dining restaurant is owned by a Culinary Institute of America graduate. The restaurant's service and quality of food is always maintained well. You can expect a wide range of American-style meals here, but you shouldn't give the Spinach Salad with Grilled Chicken a miss. Try out the restaurant's well-made mimosas, too. You won't regret having that extra drink here. The atmosphere is warm, cozy and pretty much relaxed.

Mulberry Street Cafe
122 Mulberry Street
Lewes, DE 19968
(302) 684-4244

You can expect gourmet-style food presented to you in a delightful way at this bistro. The food is excellent and so is the fancy decor. However, don't shy away from this place deeming it to be over-the-top. It is in fact a very casual restaurant that maintains a classy bistro look. Indulge in the creamy mushroom sauce that is poured delicately over a chicken breast.