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Woody’s Dewey Beach Bar & Grill

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1904 Coastal Hwy, Dewey Beach, DE 19971-2353
+1 302-260-9945
11:00 - 01:00
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

House salad was quite disappointing. Uninspired. Steamed shrimp ok, at best. Crab cake sandwich acceptable.

Thank Rasmus H
MiddleRiver Maryland
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48 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To start we were asked if we would mind a table on the patio, or we would have a wait so after they showed us the heaters it was very nice mind you it was 38 deg. outside. so we ordered the crab cakes, and a bowl of crab soup it was also very good then the crab cakes came... More 

1 Thank capt132000
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I can't speak to the other items on their menu because every time I visit this area I have a crab cake at Woody's.

1 Thank Yvonne R
Lewes, Delaware
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54 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have heard about Woody's crab cakes for a while, but had never ventured there. Two couples had dinner last week, and fully expected to order the crab cake platter. We were surprised to learn that the special that night was a NY strip, and that you could add a crab cake at a discount to make a surf &... More 

1 Thank Donald B
Long Neck, Delaware, United States
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229 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I must say that being a Marylander I am a crab cake snob. I had heard about Woodys and how good their crabcakes are for some time now so my husband and I decided to give them a try. I was not disappointed! We both started out with a cup of the Maryland Crab Soup ($4.50). This soup was loaded... More 

1 Thank Linda K
Houston, Texas
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food. Had the crab cake platter split with my wife. Excellent. Get there early because it is a small Neighborhood strip bar and even in winter months it gets crowded.

1 Thank ed d
Rehrersburg, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Was good and service was good. Had a nice selection of great wine! We arrived just before the DJ came for the evening and then the place was hoping withnlots of people and it was hard to talk

2 Thank cindyflanneryblatt
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

We were looking for a quality pub grub type place in the offseason of Dewey Beach and our hotel tipped us off to Woody's. The crab cakes got stellar reviews, so we had to try them. My wife and I split the 3 slider portion and loved it! It came with a choice of tartar, or cocktail sauce on the... More 

1 Thank Scott B
Parkersburg, West Virginia
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

Woody's is on the surface a hole in the wall bar, but it has charm and character. In addition, the food is great. Their crab cakes are really good. We'll be back!

2 Thank EKSWV
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

Went here based on the numerous TripAdvisor reviews .... and boy it didn't disappoint!!! Our server was Alex and she was awesome! We ordered crab cake sliders, crab soup and crab cake Sandwich.... it took a little but I'm assuming that's because the food was fresh and yes it was!!! The crab cake sandwich was chunky full of crabs which... More 

2 Thank Ergene L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$28
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Wine and Beer
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1904 Coastal Hwy, Dewey Beach, DE 19971-2353
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Dewey Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 302-260-9945
Woody's Dewey Beach has been serving the best crab cakes and burgers at the beach since 2009. Located at the heart of Dewey Beach, our friendly staff is here year round to provide great service and our award winning food in a fun and friendly atmosphere! Stop by and sample our menu - from homemade chips to the best authentic crab cake around, and check out our daily specials and events. Whether you stroll off the beach to have lunch on our porch, or came back at night for dinner and entertainment, you'll see why we were named the Best of Dewey in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015. Voted Best Crab Cakes 2015 & 2016, Voted Best Restaurant in Dewey Beach 20165 & 2016.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?