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Mad Macs

) #58 of 278 Restaurants in Newark ££ - £££ American, ,
801 S College Ave, Newark, DE 19713-4001
+1 302-737-4800
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good31%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“fries” (13 reviews)
“wings” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
££ - £££
801 S College Ave, Newark, DE 19713-4001
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Parking lot was crowded, I thought it was a good sign and I wasn't wrong. Staff was really friendly and helpful with the menu. They have different Mac and cheese options. We had the buffalo chicken and cheese steak mac and cheese, both were creamy...More

Thank Sweetheart14047
Reviewed 22 March 2017

First the bartenders were first class and spot on. Helpful and informative. This is what the $15.00 Buffalo chicken mac & cheese looked like. One chicken tender no blue cheese crumbles. Next time I will eat the crap at Applebee's before I would ever come...More

Thank Randy C
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

The kind of menu that just one visit can't do it justice. Great appetizers, fantastic burgers, and I can't quite decide on a good enough superlative for the Mac and cheese dishes. If you're anywhere close, stop in. Oh, be sure to check out the...More

1  Thank Wayne P
Reviewed 27 January 2017

I LOVE mac n cheese so of course I loved this place! I came with my sisters for lunch one day. It is a nice atmosphere with some good comfort food!

Thank Alexandra L
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

I went out to eat here for the first time coming off i95 exit in Newark Delaware. The staff was very friendly and welcoming. The drinks were strong and the food was delicious. Buffalo mac and cheese is where it's at. !! The also have...More

Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Very busy and friendly local bar with great happy hour prices and other specials. Only ate once there but the tacos I had were very good. Would recommend this to anyone staying at the Red Roof 5 minutes walk away

Thank Trevor O
Reviewed 8 October 2016

I had the lobster mac and cheese. It was excellent! The real kicker for me was the fried mashed potato balls. Really good stuff.

Thank Charlie M
Reviewed 18 September 2016

The place is loaded with screens on the bar side, which is always open. The restaurant side is much quieter when open. The bar area was recently redecorated. It's very nice. Service was a hair slow but worth the wait. I had the Lobster Mac,...More

Thank Penny D
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch on a Saturday day. I had a Mac and Cheese Cheese Steak it was very good will go back for another one. My wife had Lobster Mac it had plenty of lobster in it she was very satisfied with it. We...More

Thank Oliver D
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We went there to hear a singer and food. It was our first visit. The place is so loud with all of the TVs we could barely hear the singer and we were very close. I ordered the chicken and waffle. The waffle was way...More

1  Thank Pat D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 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: 801 S College Ave, Newark, DE 19713-4001
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Newark
  • Phone Number: +1 302-737-4800
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Our property boasts a comfort zone with a unique, casual dining experience, appropriate for all ages, but most importantly, simply delicious mac and cheese. Matildas & Mad Macs will be offering a mouthwatering selection of creamy and browned to perfection mac and cheese. The mac is on center stage, but not to be missed is the decadent hand-formed burgers, plump juicy wings and the homemade soups. Menu highlights include the pizza mac, with fresh mozzarella, roasted tomatoes, roasted garlic, and fresh basil… Yum! The lobster mac, with tender chunks of fresh lobster, cognac, tarragon and mascarpone cheese… Ridiculous! The portobello mac, with roasted portobello, goat cheese, mozzarella and a touch of truffle oil… Yes this really happens... The signature burger, hand formed, fire grilled, and on a baked fresh bun. Side selections include generous portions of seasoned fries paired with our white cheddar cheese sauce. Perfection…. For desserts, how about a red-velvet cake with cream cheese frosting; and for adults, may we suggest a drunken milkshake. Sorry kids 21 and older only.Togo is Unique at Matildas & Mad Macs. Ready to-go hot or cold mad-macs is the perfect way to fill your belly at your home or office. Microwavable and environmentally safe prepared dishes heat in seconds and are fun for the whole family. Don’t order pizza, order pizza mac!!! Available in regular, wheat and whole grain macaroni.Once you're properly fueled with some of our signature dishes, there's plenty of entertainment to keep the fun going, from karaoke on Mondays and Saturdays, to Texas hold'em poker on Wednesdays and trivia on Thursdays. We also provide live entertainment every Friday night! Let the fun begin…
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