We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Harry's Seafood Grill

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
101 S Market St, Wilmington, DE 19801-5201
+1 302-777-1500
Website
Today
11:00 - 22:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

585 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 577: English reviews
New York
Level Contributor
90 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It is a nice fine dining restaurant. Right at the riverfront, you can see runners and walkers along the water by the patio of the restaurant. The fried oysters as appetizer are huge and very tasty. The crispy rainbow trout was served with unusual yet pleasant ingredients: bacon (two long pieces), brie cheese and tomato, all embedded between the fillets... More 

Helpful?
Thank MojaveMaxNewYork
Palisades
Level Contributor
24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We walked there (15 minutes) but there was plenty of parking. We went on a Monday evening, not during tourist season, and there were lots of people so locals clearly support this restaurant. The food was excellent, as were the drinks and wine, and the service was very friendly and professional. Oysters were so fresh1

Helpful?
Thank Deborah S
Meisterschwanden, Switzerland
Level Contributor
365 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good fresh seafood platter, very tasty. The ceviche trio is also tasty. Good American Chardonnay wines on the list. The Harissa Tile Fish dish is poor and I do not recommend it ... Home made ice creams have too much water content. Service is good but sometimes difficult to understand the English for foreigners ...

Helpful?
Thank David_F1206
Baltimore, Maryland
Level Contributor
23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything I ate just tasted delightful! I had the fries with truffle oil for app, steamed shrimp for meal and prickly pear sorbet for dessert and all along some of the best bread that I had in a long time. The service was wonderful and was always there filling up my drink. I sat looking at the river...yes it is... More 

Helpful?
Thank litehaus
Elkton, Maryland
Level Contributor
43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Harry's Seafood Grill for our anniversary dinner . . . and had a superb experience. We started off with Ceviche Sampler and an assortment of extremely fresh, chilled oysters from the outstanding raw bar. The oysters were incredible. Our server, Tess, identified the origin of the oysters for us, and we enjoyed the distinct, very fresh flavors.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Cathryn H
Wilmington/DE
Level Contributor
10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We go to Harry's frequently because we like the food there very much. They offer a large variety of wonderful fresh seafood. Service is generally very good also, and there is a friendly accommodating staff. You can sit in a large diningroom, with a gas fireplace, or in a separate room with a huge bar, which is terribly noisy, and... More 

Helpful?
Thank troglodutes
Newark, Delaware
Level Contributor
7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, nice atmosphere, but priced on the high end. OK Location, ON the Wilmington Water front, A Dirty River, not GOOD atmosphere.

Helpful?
Thank cpeset2781
Wilmington, Delaware
Level Contributor
14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great atmosphere, lively, refined, but not stuffy. Service is always good and they readily accommodate requests.

Helpful?
Thank HM072016
Souderton, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
105 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My dad loved this place, and it's been consistently great over the years. When the weather is good, the outdoor seating is wonderful. The decor is also so fun and seafood-worthy! The oyster selection is always impressive, and the lunch menu is varied and delicious -- worth the trip!

Helpful?
Thank suecassel
Wilmington, DE
Level Contributor
10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was always a restaurant with innovative entrees and great service. The service is still there but the food quality and preparation has decreased significantly over the last year! Don't know what changed but an extraordinary dining experience has become almost less than average. This comes from someone who has raved about the place for the last fourteen years!

Helpful?
Thank Lou_and_Ellen

Travellers who viewed Harry's Seafood Grill also viewed

 

Been to Harry's Seafood Grill? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 S Market St, Wilmington, DE 19801-5201
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 302-777-1500

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Harry's Seafood Grill and other visitors
3 questions
Ask a question
Baltimore, Maryland
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Harry's Seafood Grill staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?