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Crooked Hammock Brewery Restaurant and Backyard Beer Garden

$$ - $$$American, ,
36707 Crooked Hammock Way, Lewes, DE 19958-4782
+1 302-644-7837
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“wings” (35 reviews)
“burger” (43 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Brew Pub, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
36707 Crooked Hammock Way, Lewes, DE 19958-4782
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Crooked Hammock Brewery Restaurant and Backyard Beer Garden
1. Kid friendly outdoor dining.
"outdoor space is fantastic - grab a table, listen to the live music"
Ashley C
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2. Great burgers!
"My son and I had the burgers and they were fabulous!"
MsDonnaDW
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3. Fun atmosphere.
" Activities kept the kids busy, relaxed fun atmosphere for all."
RSquaredFamily
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We recently moved from Westchester County NY to Lewes DE. and made a return visit to the Crooked Hammock Brewery for a weekend winter lunch with family and friends. We enjoyed the in-house brewed beer, burgers, salads and local live band. Great place for family...More

Thank FamilyVisitor30
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

What's not to love about this place? They've jazzed up your typical bar food and made it better, their brews are awesome (I recommend Wai Ola), and they've got a whole biergarten outside complete with a playground to keep the littles happy while you enjoy...More

1  Thank Andy Z
Reno I, Guest Relations Manager at Crooked Hammock Brewery Restaurant and Backyard Beer Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

Thanks for making the Crooked Hammock a must visit while you're at the beach! Speaking of a wait, we are on the "No Wait" app, it's a smartphone app that you can use to check what the wait time is for a table of your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is really a cool place, a lot of thought went into this place and it shows. We came on Sept. 11th and they were closed which was great, I only wish they updated their voicemail and webpage to reflect that. Went back the next...More

Thank MoneyHoney568
Reno I, Guest Relations Manager at Crooked Hammock Brewery Restaurant and Backyard Beer Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for stopping by, we will certainly take your advice and in the future will make sure we ad a note on our website to reflect that we will be closed. We do make postings on our social pages as they are updated on a...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When I first visited in July 2017, I marked down this family- (and dog-) friendly brewpub for losing our party in its tablet-based seating system. Ownership's quick response and assurance that the problem would be fixed were encouraging signs, as have been several recent visits...More

Thank Pete H
Reno I, Guest Relations Manager at Crooked Hammock Brewery Restaurant and Backyard Beer Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for stopping by and giving us another try Pete, we greatly appreciate you allowing us to rectify the situation and look forward to having you join us again in the future!

Reviewed 7 December 2017

The wonderful thing about this place is that it is perfect for anyone. If you have children and/or dog you can sit outside and they have a great play area in back. If you are couple you can sit inside at the bar or if...More

Thank klotzba
Reno I, Guest Relations Manager at Crooked Hammock Brewery Restaurant and Backyard Beer Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for stopping by, we're very happy you enjoyed your experience and loved the food and drinks! We hope to see you again soon in the future!

Reviewed 4 December 2017

Went for dinner after the local Christmas Parade. Even thought the restaurant was very busy we only waited about 15 minutes. Drinks and appetizer at the bar helped pass the time. Very good service from the host, Jordan and our server Kylie. Food was good...More

Thank luanneholland
Reno I, Guest Relations Manager at Crooked Hammock Brewery Restaurant and Backyard Beer Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2017

Thank you very much for stopping by! We'll certainly let Kylie know she did a great job and spread the kudos to Jordan and the kitchen as well. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

My family loves this restaurant. The food is good but the atmosphere is fantastic. Our waitress Kylie was the best.

Thank Chrissy S
Reno I, Guest Relations Manager at Crooked Hammock Brewery Restaurant and Backyard Beer Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2017

Thank you very much for stopping by Chrissy, we greatly appreciate the review and we will let Kylie know she did a great job!

Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

This place has great beer, good food, and a super atmosphere. My family of 5 ate here on a recent trip to Lewes. It was a nice day, and we hung out in the yard area with ping pong, playground, etc while waiting for our...More

Thank sarah_2010067
Reno I, Guest Relations Manager at Crooked Hammock Brewery Restaurant and Backyard Beer Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2017

Thank you very much for stopping by Sarah, we're glad you enjoyed the experience and greatly look forward to having you back with us.

Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Always great friendly service! Food is so yummy and comes out in a timely manner! Kids are always busy playing outside AND THEY HAVE SNOW MACHINES!!!! What! The kids absolutely love it! Something we as a family can enjoy! Our waiter was Reno very nice;)

Thank Jamie S
Reno I, Guest Relations Manager at Crooked Hammock Brewery Restaurant and Backyard Beer Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2017

Thank you very much for stopping by Jamie! We greatly appreciate you writing us a review and hope you’ll join is again soon! PS We’ll have the snow machines for the whole holiday season!

Reviewed 19 November 2017

Food was not real good but Atmosphere was fun. Plenty of parking and staff is very nice and willing to please.More

Thank Z1622TDelizabethc
Reno I, Guest Relations Manager at Crooked Hammock Brewery Restaurant and Backyard Beer Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2017

Hello, We’re disappointed you did not enjoy your experience with us. It seems that you enjoyed the music, atmosphere and great service so we’re very surprised that you gave us only 1/5. We hope you’ll reconsider your ranking and give us another try in the...More

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Questions & Answers
marisau75
18 August 2017|
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Response from Reno I | Property representative |
There's a completely gluten free menu option as well as a vegetarian menu. In addition theres a gluten free beer called the Water's Edge.
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mommagoddess2014
15 August 2017|
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Response from Reno I | Property representative |
Hello, We have a Portobello Melt, Black Bean burger and Vegetarian wrap on the sandwich menu. On the entree menu we have our stuffed peppers and we have multiple salads, appetizers and sides that are all vegetarian. Please... More
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Lois M
3 November 2016|
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Response from Reno I | Property representative |
Hello, You can visit the website and click the online store. The very first item is gift cards. Hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36707 Crooked Hammock Way, Lewes, DE 19958-4782
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Lewes
  • Phone Number: +1 302-644-7837
  • E-mail
Description
We are a locally owned and operated backyard beer garden/brewpub that embraces the beach escape through our easy-drinkin beer style, relaxed/casual atmosphere, approachable food, and quick service. Our backyard area is kid and dog friendly. Try our nachos, a burger, or pineapple express wings with a Wai Ola California Style Coconut Ale.
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