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Back Porch Cafe

59 Rehoboth Ave, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-2119
+1 302-227-3674
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (17 reviews)
“rabbit” (16 reviews)
“crab ravioli” (5 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
59 Rehoboth Ave, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-2119
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Reviewed 19 September 2015

This restaurant has several small indoor dining areas & two outdoor dining areas. So, although the atmosphere is cozy it serves a fairly large number of customers. Our first choice location was the "tree house" outdoor area. But unfortunately it was too cool so we...More

1  Thank naiad51
Reviewed 16 September 2015

This place is a must-go if you're in Rehoboth, particularly for the varying Thursday evening fixed price menu. It is a great value for the three course outstanding offerings. Service is unfailingly friendly, solicitous and impeccable. We and our family and friends have been here...More

1  Thank blainep930
Reviewed 15 September 2015

If you are a foodie and want to try something different this is the place to go. I had the rabbit alfredo and it was excellent. The staff attentive w/o being annoying.

1  Thank Sherman F
Reviewed 13 September 2015

This was our first time at the Back Porch Cafe, and it will definitely not be our last. We had salmon and veal, both delicious and quite satisfying. I like fish cooked; the waitress was very helpful in advising how to order. She was right,...More

Thank Leisurely_Hikers
Reviewed 12 September 2015

An amazing dinner with excellent, friendly service! We were fortunate to get a table without a wait-- but a wait would be worth the culinary experience. Enjoy!

Thank SightSeer111
Reviewed 7 September 2015

The restaurant was recommended to us by a friend and we went their for our 10th anniversary dinner. Everything we ate was excellent from the tuna and scallop appetizers to the duck and rabbit main dishes. And be sure to order dessert. There is a...More

1  Thank SusanBK
Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

This may be the best restaurant in Rehoboth beach. I have never been dissatisfied going here for special occasions, which come with high expectations. Just celebrated my anniversary here last week. We started with the Crab Ravioli and the Diver Scallops, which were both excellent....More

3  Thank Michael B
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Friends and I sat on the upper deck for a lovely summer meal! The service was awesome...thank you Louise...and the food was just delicious. I can recommend the tuna appetizer, the gazpacho blanco, the shrimp and egg cake, the dark chocolate torte and the watermelon...More

2  Thank GoGoGidgetinMD
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Have had the pleasure of dining here for both lunch and dinner during the last twenty four years and have never been disappointed. Our lunch this week was a huge success because of the fine service, the quality of the food, the presentation and the...More

1  Thank 1francophile
Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

My daughter and I came for a spontaneous 2 night trip to the beach and couldn't get reservations at any of the "hot new" restaurants. I remembered the Back Porch fondly from years ago and we decided to give it a go. We were delighted...More

1  Thank JRivera127
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Carter S
Will you be open for lunch or dinner sept 29-oct 2, 2015.?
29 August 2015|
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Response from JRivera127 | Reviewed this property |
On their website it says they are on their fall schedule and has the times/dates listed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
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18:00 - 22:00
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18:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 Rehoboth Ave, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-2119
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Rehoboth Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 302-227-3674
  • E-mail
You will have no trouble finding the restaurant since it has been in business over 40 years. It is a "fine dining" experience for both lunch and dinner. The wine list is extensive. The cooking is flavorful, creative and thoroughly enjoyable. Please include this in your listings.