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Shellhammer's Restaurant

) #11 of 280 Restaurants in Newark $$ - $$$ American, ,
9C University Plz, Newark, DE 19702-1549
+1 302-738-0758
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good47%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9C University Plz, Newark, DE 19702-1549
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We started coming here with our children for brunch. (Love Brunch!) Now they are grown, but we still come here as a couple. We love to go here after Saturday Night Mass and start our Date Night with a very good inexpensive meal. Service has...More

Thank johnjanepaul
Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome food and even better service. Andrea our server was extremely attentive and yet not to much. Cold beer and great deals on wine too. Will indeed be going back again and again. Mark this place as a MUST visit!!! P.S. A five (5) star...More

Thank Wayne F
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

love this place! always great food. great service. Andrea is phenomenal! wings are my favorite. super meaty.

Thank Alexandra S
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Great appetizers and drink with friends. I've been here a dozen times or more and always with friends. Great time hit all. Lots to do an broad spectrum of great bar food for all to enjoy with friends.

Thank mgrunza
Reviewed 8 June 2017

My husband and I went in for dinner. Sat at the bar since the restaurant was packed. Had shrimp tacos and my husband had the spinach salad with grilled chicken. Food was awesome as usual. Andrea was our bartender. She took great care of us....More

Thank cdmars79
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Great place for lunch ! Stopped bye with wife for a quick bite. Will definitely be back for dinner sometime

Thank rod9396
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Today we came to shellhammers (our local after work bar) to celebrate our coworker Carrol leaving. The night was filled with tears of joy, hugs, laughter, and memories that will never be forgotten! Our server Josh Santos was amazing and immediately became apart of our...More

Thank msbarletto
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Great bar/restaurant, staying nearby and went here more than once, good food and drink specials. The food and service are both good. Friendly atmosphere

Thank kmorton66
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We arrived very late. About 10 pm. The service was very good. A waitress and two bar tenders helped us. I am writing this review about 3 weeks after went eat here so I don't remember their names or I would call them out. The...More

Thank Baltimore-Bob13
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I'm from out of town but visit 2x/month. Aware of Shelly's specials b/c they are just too good to ignore. All the food is good. Andrea is an outstanding wait person with knowledge, personality and a smile. I stay at a hotel with a bar/restaurant,...More

Thank ruthbrad4d
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings
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: 9C University Plz, Newark, DE 19702-1549
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Newark
  • Phone Number: +1 302-738-0758
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Located just minutes off I-95 and several are hotels, Shellhammer's is a warm comfortable place to enjoy lunch, brunch or dinner. Happy Hour is always jumping with awesome everyday specials.
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