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Back Porch Cafe

59 Rehoboth Ave, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-2119
+1 302-227-3674
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (28 reviews)
“rabbit” (18 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
59 Rehoboth Ave, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-2119
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Basically, we loved this place. The atmosphere is old-school funky sea-side, with wooden beams and ceilings, and then white table cloths in contrast to the interior. We were seated in a corner table in the bar, the restaurant was quite busy and bustling around 8:30...More

Thank Kleefrog57
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went to hear the jazz group and specifically requested nearby seating when we made the reservation by phone. We were seated in a noisey back room where you could not see or hear the featured group, but we paid high prices for the prvilege....More

Thank William M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here to celebrate our wedding anniversary. Not a special occasion spot. We had reservations, but until we asked to be moved, we were seated on a busy traffic aisle with a wood beam jutting over our heads on the other side. Next table was...More

Thank PlatinumHoney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ignore their website - the pictures there imply the inside is sort of dark and overdone. It's actually really cute, staff was awesome, owner was onhand and super friendly, food was great - wonderful wine selection. Eager to return!

Thank Avansant
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow. The creative and all made on site cooking is just so good. Brunch is my favorite here. Oh the bloody mary is so good. Check it out for sure.

Thank Fred M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We met some friends in Rehoboth and went here for dinner. A really nice place with great service and food. We will definitely be back! The staff was very friendly and courteous. We were seated early and could relax with a frosty beverage while waiting...More

Thank Steven P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Back Porch was our choice for our intimate 50th anniversary celebration for two and we couldn't have made a better decision. From beginning to end the experience was delightful. We started by sharing the soft crab appetizer, substantial enough for an entree for one....More

Thank margarita6272015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had dinner with a friend at the Back Porch on Saturday, September 23rd. The atmosphere was very nice. We had two appetizers: the chicken stuffed with escargot and the tuna. The tuna was unremarkable. The chicken had an interesting sauce but was largely unimpressive....More

Thank Bob-Baltimore S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are looking for well prepared dinner meals and knowledgeable service this is the place for you. My wife and I always make this our "go to" restaurant for special occasions.

Thank PDolbec
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We came on a Thursday night and all of us had the price fix options. I had the tuna first course, followed by scallops with pasta, chocolate torte dessert. Others had rabbit and bolognese, crab cake, halibut....we all loved our meals. A bit pricey, but...More

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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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
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
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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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