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Back Porch Cafe

59 Rehoboth Ave, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-2119
+1 302-227-3674
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
59 Rehoboth Ave, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-2119
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The Back Porch Cafe was recommended by a friend. Outstanding food in a pleasant setting. Wide selection on the menu. Indoor and outdoor seating.

Thank surferboyMaryland
Reviewed 1 week ago

A hopping scene in this eclectic restaurant. The restaurant was crowded with a fun and friendly crowd. The service was great, the food good, overall a great night out in Rehoboth.

Thank runningtiger33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited on a Friday evening, and looked forward to a good meal and enjoyable music. My first shock was the pricing! Yes, it is a resort town, but the prices were much higher than I’ve seen at many upscale restaurants. The menu was interesting...More

Thank szabrojb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First, John is terrific and professional. He is very knowledgeable yet understated. My wife and I took our daughter, was in for a visit. The food was very special, and well prepared. We sat outside in the courtyard on a delightful evening. Who would have...More

Thank Donald B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a wonderful restaurant, come every year. I liked the new additions to the menu that show what is gluten free. I wish more seafood came gluten free though and a desert! Its so easy to make something yummy like a key lime mousse...More

Thank DrGoodaye
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walked in for lunch. According to pictures on line I had planned to have the red curry scallops. Three huge scallops were cooked to perfection with a cold pasta salad and asparagus. Only thing that could have been better would be to have the pasta...More

Thank marian m
Reviewed 12 July 2018

The space is very welcoming with front rooms and porches, back rooms and meandering hallways. There is an aroma of old wood mixed with whatever delicious looking meals are been carried past on trays as you are led to your table. I had a roasted...More

1  Thank Larry F
Reviewed 8 July 2018

We have been there for a date night, with a small group, and with a large group and it was it always amazing. You go to a restaurant first for the food and they are alway creative and consistently good. The service is alway attentive...More

1  Thank mattingly2018
Reviewed 25 June 2018

I had dinner here with some tennis friends and the meal and conversation was memorable. I have never experienced the level of service that we had in this restaurant. It was mid-week, but the restaurant was very busy. I was trying to find the ladies...More

1  Thank Bren S
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Our family of seven enjoyed a sumptuous Father’s Day Brunch at the wonderful Back Porch cafe. We’ve been going there over 25 years and still favor their menu, superb service and amazing wine list! Our brunch entrees of eggs Benedict, French country salad and the...More

1  Thank george h
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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, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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.
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