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The Grille at Back Creek

) #7 of 69 Restaurants in Middletown $$ - $$$ American, ,
101 Back Creek Drive, Middletown, DE 19709-8843
+1 302-378-6499
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (7 reviews)
“burger” (15 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
101 Back Creek Drive, Middletown, DE 19709-8843
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hands down the best Crab Cake we've ever had. Seafood bisque was excellent as well. We stopped here for lunch on the way to Virginia. Glad we did. Wait staff was friendly. All the food we had fantastic. Definately worth a trip when in the...More

Thank Gregg M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had several great meals at The Grille. All of the food from burgers to salmon and especially the fried oysters were great! Didn't have dessert as we were too full. The only downside was the persistent flies in the dining room. Better pest management was...More

Thank pr a
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Mondays feature half price burgers. And half price beers and drinks. Service is good and most of the time burgers come out cooked the way they were ordered.

Thank Mary R
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Visited this establishment for the first time on a busy Saturday evening. We were extremely impressed by the menu selection and service. The food was delicious and portions were very generous. Can't wait to go back!!!!

Thank N_nmd
Reviewed 20 March 2017

The Grilles was able to accommodate our large group of 14 people on their enclosed porch. Our waitress, Lauren, was very capable and nice. Drinks from the bar were good including their specialty drinks. Food was good but average. I had the steak served with...More

Thank VegasFellow
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Monday is 1/2 price burger nite. Good selection, and 1/2 lb burgers. However, out of 5 couples, only one burger was cooked to specifications. ( and only because last week, she ordered medium well-- and got well, so this time she ordered medium rare-- and...More

Thank Chuck2527
Reviewed 10 February 2017

I was in town visiting relatives and they suggested we eat at a local golf course. I was rather surprised by what I found. Every night of the week they run features, tonight we enjoyed their Prime Rib night. Good value, and the Prime Rib...More

Thank alanlause
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Good variety of salads and sandwiches for lunch and all are generous tasty servings. Have yet to eat all the Reuben. Often share with another person. Dinners are equally of high quality with a diverse selection. Drinks are delicious, and a good selection of beers,...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We joined the diner club and were there there this past Wednesday and was told no Mexican/Fiesta night even though advertised. Also then there Saturday night after 5pm and was informed we could not use it after 5 pm. Usually very good but disappointed.

1  Thank bewellDelaware
Reviewed 10 November 2016

A return visit to a restaurant that we often forget is out there. Pleasant surroundings, and a great customer oriented staff. The choice for appetizer was the home made Chirozi Cheese Quesadilla served with sour cream, house prepped guacamole and a hefty house prepped salsa....More

Thank Vernon G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Back Creek Drive, Middletown, DE 19709-8843
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Middletown
  • Phone Number: +1 302-378-6499
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