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The Backyard

211 Broadkill Rd, Milton, DE 19968-1009
+1 302-684-3440
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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211 Broadkill Rd, Milton, DE 19968-1009
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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

What a nice surprise to find this restaurant! Really nice atmosphere & really good food. Went with a coworker for lunch. I had a burger & she had a cuban sandwich. Mine came with really good hand cut fries & hers with homemade chips. The...More

Thank Sms723
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We loved our trucker sandwich and especially the sausage kale soup. Grits were my favorite and the scratch-baked dessert case had us swooning ! Don't let curbside blah deter you- its unique and wonderful!

Thank lobsterbacks
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Having moved here a few months ago, we have visited The Backyard quite a few times -- for breakfast, lunch & dinner. It is ALWAYS good, and the staff is friendly. There are lots of healthy choices as well as some more decadent ones, so...More

Thank Terriinnc
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We need a place to eat before heading to our rental house. We had family visiting from California who were tired, jet lagged and had active hungry kids. The Backyard was the perfect location. The kids could run around in the backyard playing while our...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Went to the Backyard in Milton tonight for dinner. We were seated promptly and our waitress took our drink order in a matter of minutes. My wife offered the "Yardbird" , a chicken, gouda, bacon mixture served on a tortilla with a garlic aoli and...More

Thank Ken W
Reviewed 27 May 2017

My husband found "The Back Yard" on line. We were interested in a true vegetarian choice restaurant. They delivered. When ordering the delicious sweet potato fries, "YUM", you may be unable to complete your meal. They are so very filling. The staff is friendly and...More

Thank buxmonthypnosis
Reviewed 23 May 2017

If you're looking for lunch with a special treat, try the Backyard. Servings are generous and so fresh its like you just pick them from the garden. Can't wait to join them for lunch again

Thank gamyot63
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Another couple asked us to dinner last month and recommended we go to The Backyard. I had heard of it and agreed. It is located on Rt. 16 east of Rt. 5 in Milton. Not in the midst of town but on the outskirts. We...More

Thank 19968MikeyI
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in for a late lunch and it was great. We loved the decor and how clean everything was! Food was great. Service was great.

Thank JRF11983
Reviewed 4 May 2017

If you're headed to the beach and passing through on 16 west to connect to route 1, here's a perfectly nice place to stop for any meal. It's clean, has good service and the food is a cut above. Tired of that stack of stiff...More

Thank John B
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 Broadkill Rd, Milton, DE 19968-1009
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Milton
  • Phone Number: +1 302-684-3440
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The Backyard. A market, restaurant and bakery focusing on seasonal and local foods. Traditional favorites and new ideas.
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