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The Lighthouse

124 Dickinson St, Dewey Beach, DE 19971-2403
+1 302-227-4333
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“crab fries” (5 reviews)
“burgers” (6 reviews)
“seafood” (4 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
124 Dickinson St, Dewey Beach, DE 19971-2403
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1 - 10 of 94 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can't beat the seaside location and excellent menu. Fantastic service as well. We'll be back anytime we're in the area!More

Thank Maureen C
Dan P, General Manager at The Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing, Maureen C! We're delighted to hear you had a fantastic dining experience with us at The Lighthouse. We're so glad that you enjoyed our fresh, delicious food; we couldn't ask for anything more! Our staff works really hard to create an...More

Reviewed 15 September 2017

Went to this restaurant which is part of the Hyatt where we were staying at. Ate out on the beach and had the Mexican specials of tacos along with chips and salsa along with their marquerita specials. Had a special coupon from the Hyatt, so...More

Thank Burm
Dan P, General Manager at The Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review, Burm! We're happy you enjoyed your experience with us! The happiness and satisfaction of our guests is important to us and we endeavor to offer quality food and service for our guests. It's fantastic you appreciated our delicious margaritas and...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Fun bar, small but nice place to hang out with friends n family. It's all connected to other spots so we make our rounds and end up at the Lighthouse for pretty sunsets

Thank Beachlover92253
Dan P, General Manager at The Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for the fantastic rating. It's outstanding you had such a wonderful experience with us! We care about the satisfaction of our guests. We can't wait to see you again soon! Have a lovely day!

Reviewed 19 August 2017

Well we stopped in for Happy Hour and loved the view of the Bay and they had $3 pints on domestics and $5 for food we have sliders with fries and wings that hit the spot. We will return next year when we go back...More

Thank wirving58
Dan P, General Manager at The Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thanks for the fantastic review! It's excellent you enjoyed your time with us so much! We love sharing our passion for delicious food with our guests and your praise for our mouthwatering dishes lets us know we're doing our job! We look forward to hosting...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017

Not impressed unless you just want to enjoy the view. Sat at the bar and you can see mold crawling up the walls behind the drink area. Ugh. Service is ok.More

Thank lab12345
Dan P, General Manager at The Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback. It's unfortunate you had such challenges during your time with us. We're disappointed our service didn't meet your expectations. We care deeply about the happiness and satisfaction of our guests so we'll be sure to discuss your review...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017

This restaurant was part of the Dewey Beach Hyatt complex, we were given coupons but of course forgot to use them. We didn't mind, the food was worth the price. We got several appetizers to share and still ended up having more than we could...More

Thank tpatti
Dan P, General Manager at The Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for the 4/5 review, Patti! It's excellent you enjoyed your time with us so much! We're delighted you appreciated our delicious food and atmosphere so much. We care deeply about the happiness and satisfaction of our guests, so this is great to hear!...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017

It was sooo good!! We had great mixed drinks and the crab dip was outstanding. I truly wanted to order a second one! The crab soup was also delish!More

Thank Sally D
Dan P, General Manager at The Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Thanks for the 4-star rating and review, Sally! We're thrilled you had such a pleasant time with us! We strive to offer top-notch service alongside our delicious food. It's fantastic you enjoyed your drinks and apps. That's what we like to see! We appreciate your...More

Reviewed 28 July 2017

Outdoor seating allowed for a great view of the sunset. Food was average and averaged priced. Dinner special "Crab night" was worth the price. If looking for a place to dine outside not a bad choice. Waitress never rushed us and we were able to...More

Thank honeypup
Dan P, General Manager at The Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for the wonderful review!  It's outstanding your time with us was so fantastic!  We're thrilled you enjoyed our delicious food so much.  We strive for excellence and your praise for our service lets us know we're doing our job!  We can't wait to see you...More

Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Lighthouse was a good stop very clean with a great view of the bay staff was very friendly and courteous beer is reasonably priced the burgers are fabulous and if u wanna just hang out and have a drink and check out the atmosphere the...More

Thank Aggies23
Dan P, General Manager at The Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2017

Thanks for your review, Aggies! We're delighted your time with us was so amazing! It's fantastic that you enjoyed our delicious food along with the beautiful view. Our burgers are a must-have! Its also wonderful to hear that our team was so friendly and accommodating....More

Reviewed 6 July 2017

We had a nice dinner at the Lighthouse but the service was subpar. Our HOT appetizer came out after our entree so we felt like we had to scramble to eat everything and not let our app and entree get cold. But the meal was...More

Thank wiseone24
Dan P, General Manager at The Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Dear Guest, Thanks for the great review!  We're happy you enjoyed your time with us.  We're disappointed your time with us was less than perfect.  We strive for excellence so we look forward to sharing an even better experience with you soon. Have a lovely...More

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abeachfan
16 October 2016|
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Response from alibell929 | Reviewed this property |
It was raining the day we went so no one was outside. Contact the restaurant directly to find outhe because I'm not sure.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, 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, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Friday
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Dickinson St, Dewey Beach, DE 19971-2403
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Dewey Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 302-227-4333
Description
Step into The Lighthouse for the classic Dewey Beach experience. Whether you're looking for Dewey's best Raw Bar, Sports Bar, our famous Orange Crush or just great seafood-inspired pub food, there's something for everybody at The Lighthouse.
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