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About 1776 Steakhouse

Whether you are celebrating a special occasion or just want to enjoy a perfect meal out, we invite you to experience 1776 Steakhouse. It's the ideal setting for great food and great conversation.

Voted best steaks and most romantic restaurant at the beach.

18585 Coastal Highway
Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971
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Dining Style:
Fine Dining

Cuisines:
American

Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Monday - Saturday: 11:30am - 3:00pm; Dinner: Monday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm, Sunday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm

Dress Code:
Business Casual

Price Range:
$31 to $50

Payment Options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(302) 645-9355

Website:
http://www.1776steakhouse.net/

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Entertainment, Farm to Table, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Takeout, Wine

1776 Steakhouse Ratings and Reviews

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4.5

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.5

service

4.7

ambience

4.4

value

4.2

Noise

Moderate

93% would recommend it to a friend

Special Occasion (34)
Good for a Date (32)
Romantic (30)
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Good for Birthdays (30)
Good for Anniversaries (26)
Quiet Conversation (18)
Cozy (16)
Worth the Drive (12)
Business Meals (12)
Notable Wine List (10)
Casual (9)
Pre/post Theatre (9)
Authentic (8)
Fit for Foodies (8)
Live Music (8)
Creative Cuisine (7)
Neighborhood Gem (7)
Bar Seating (6)
Great for Lunch (6)
Good for Groups (5)
Comfort Food (4)
Handcrafted Cocktails (4)
Happy Hour (3)
Sunday Lunch (3)
Disabled Access (2)
Great Beer (2)
Paleo Friendly (2)
Seasonal (2)
Fun (1)
Healthy (1)
Late-night Find (1)
Quick Bite (1)
Tasting Menu (1)
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vip
 (Naples)·Dined 3 days ago

We were looking for a good steak and decided to try 1776. The restaurant was beautifully decorated and inviting. Our server was sullen and not at all interested in his job. He did describe all the steaks for us. Our entree was brought out as we were still working on our appetizers. The steak was pretty average the salad tasted as if they had been made earlier but the waiter really made us feel like we don't want to go back.

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 (Baltimore)·Dined 4 days ago

I took my husband here for his birthday. We had never tried it before but he’s a meat loving man so what better than a steakhouse! We definitely were not disappointed! Our server Jodi was very knowledgeable and gave us a meat tutorial! Very cool! The whole meal from appetizer to dessert was in a word... Incredible! Can not wait for my birthday because I know where I’m going!

Tags: Live Music, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Creative Cuisine, Business Meals, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Notable Wine List, Good for Birthdays, Pre/post Theatre, Romantic, Quiet Conversation, Cozy
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·Dined on December 5, 2017

Good Food, good service
I'd suggest special occasion visits due to cost

Tags: Special Occasion
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 30, 2017

This is our favorite place for good beef in the Lewes/Rehoboth area. We are always happy with what we choose. This time my husband had a filet that was perfect and I had a delicious grilled lobster tail. I appreciate the fact that the tail is easy to remove from the shell since most of the work has been done before it is served. The baked potato had a special, buttery texture that I really enjoyed. A wonderful restaurant worthy of loyal patrons.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Romantic, Live Music
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 26, 2017

Steaks were underwhelming. My wife got the filet mignon trio and she asked for it medium. It was rare and still not tender. I got the porterhouse which they slapped some seasoning on without asking. Our server was great but other than that extremely lackluster

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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 26, 2017

Our server Bob was excellent, very attentive. The main courses for everyone were cooked to perfection. Would definitely go back. Only negative was cucumber salad that came with tuna was way too vinegary and not a good match .

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Creative Cuisine, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays
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vip
 (Baltimore)·Dined on November 19, 2017

Food was excellently prepared, cooked exactly to our requested doneness. Excellent service, nice ambiance. A keyboard player the Sunday night we went was nice. My only disappointment was they ran out of bernaise sauce for the beef. Hard to imagine a specialty steak house would not make it from scratch and whip some up for a customer, or have adequate ingredients to make it. Other than that it was an enjoyable dinner and experience.

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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 17, 2017

Prime rib always good and reasonably priced. Everyone is very friendly.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Business Meals
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on November 15, 2017

Service and food was excellent. Crab and lobster bisque was the soup of the day - excellent. Have not been to a happy hour at the bar but it must be a good one. There were no seats available and everyone seemed to be having a fun time.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Casual, Cozy, Happy Hour, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Quiet Conversation
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·Dined on November 10, 2017

My husband and I had a great time at 1776, had a rare date night so we thought we'd do something special. Our waiter was very attentive and knowledgeable. The meal was very expensive but we knew it would be going in. I dont usually eat steak but the filet was amazing. Definitely plan on gping back!

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Good for Anniversaries, Notable Wine List, Worth the Drive, Cozy, Romantic, Special Occasion, Good for a Date
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·Dined on November 10, 2017

Great food
Great service
Quiet atmosphere
Very good wine and beer selection

Tags: Romantic, Special Occasion, Good for Groups, Good for a Date
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 5, 2017

My husband and I celebrated our 39th Anniversary at 1776 and completed enjoyed every aspect of our meal. We started with the Mixed Field of Greens salad with apple smoked bacon, dried cherries, walnuts and crumbled gorgonzola cheese tossed in a maple vinagrette. It was delicious. My husband had the 8 oz Filet Mignon, and it was perfect. It was served with a huge baked potato and vegetable medly. He also enjoyed a side of sauteed mushrooms that were divine. I chose Surf and Turf, with a perfectly delicious 6 oz. filet and a 7 oz lobster tail. I also enjoyed the baked potato and vegetable medley. Our server was professional, very helpful and attentive, without being intrusive. He surprised us with a dessert for our Anniversary, a delicious slice of Banana Coconut Cream Pie, which we took home as we were so full. We also took home some of the filet, vegetables and mushrooms, and my husband ate them for lunch, enjoying them as much as we had the night before. Our cocktails were also very good. We will absolutely return!

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Good for Anniversaries
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·Dined on November 5, 2017

It was a most enjoyable dinning experience. The food was great, the service was excellent and it was an experience that will bring me back real soon. We loved it.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Creative Cuisine, Good for a Date, Authentic, Romantic, Quiet Conversation, Special Occasion, Worth the Drive
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on November 5, 2017

The food was delicious and the service exemplary. We were never rushed, but we also never had to wait. This was the perfect place for our special dinner and we are already planning to go back next year.

Tags: Romantic, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on November 4, 2017

We've been coming to this restaurant for 8 years and have always had a fantastic meal. However, if you're one of the unlucky ones to be seated near the entrance (as we were), your experience will be less that pleasant. The crowd of people waiting to be seated can be quite overwhelming. People standing over your table and staring while you eat is just annoying and rude.

Tags: Casual
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 4, 2017

We love 1776.the food is consistent and the service is amazing.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Romantic
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 3, 2017

Outstanding service and good food. Expensive, so not recommended for regular fare.

Tags: Sunday Lunch, Business Meals, Pre/post Theatre, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion
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·Dined on October 28, 2017

It was our first time dinning there. Everything was absolutely perfect. The server, the ambiance and most definitely the food. It's is pricey but worth every dollar!!

Tags: Good for a Date, Pre/post Theatre, Special Occasion, Great for Lunch, Business Meals, Romantic, Good for Birthdays, Notable Wine List, Cozy
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on October 27, 2017

The food was excellent as usual, I love the food there. The steak melts in your mouth!!

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 (Washington DC)·Dined on October 27, 2017

As always, great service, great cocktails and a great selection of steaks

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Quiet Conversation, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date
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·Dined on October 22, 2017

1776 Steakhouse is always a treat to dine at whether it is a special occasion or just a fine dining dinner out. The food is always excellent, it comes to the table hot and the staff is friendly and very attentive to your needs. An extra treat is when Nick is there playing the piano. We're living here three years and this is the best restaurant we have found since moving here.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Handcrafted Cocktails, Creative Cuisine, Cozy
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on October 21, 2017

I think there should be a dress code. I consider 1776 fine dining. No shorts t-shirts or hats should be allowed

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 (Washington DC)·Dined on October 21, 2017

Another fabulous meal, steaks to perfection, we went on a very busy night and things went smoothly. It’s a special place tucked in the shopping center. Andrea rocks as a server, paired a good wine for our meal.
This restaurant gets it right with the lovely live music via keyboard player, it’s plesant, relaxing and you can still carry a conversation. All this topped off by the creme brûlée cheese cake! Until next time,
great delcious memories.

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Fit for Foodies, Good for Birthdays, Notable Wine List, Business Meals, Romantic
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on October 21, 2017

Excellent drinks, food and service. We were promptly greeted and offered our table, but decided to have a drink at the bar. Other patrons at the bar were very friendly and engaged us in conversation. When we were seated, the server was gracious and we enjoyed our meal. Look forward to another visit.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Romantic, Special Occasion
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on October 21, 2017

Love this place. The atmosphere and the servers and management are top notch. Been many times and never had a complaint. Recommend to many of my friends and they love the place too. Service more than 5 Stars.

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·Dined on October 19, 2017

Excellent dinner overall -- knowledgeable & courteous staff, meals cooked to perfection, and a variety of desserts to tempt anyone. Definitely on my top favorites list.

Tags: Special Occasion, Healthy, Cozy, Tasting Menu, Good for Anniversaries, Quiet Conversation, Business Meals, Notable Wine List, Romantic, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date
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·Dined on October 19, 2017

Ok
They are asking for review...
1776 is top tier restaurant located in Rehoboth Beach/Lewes area...
Best Steak place here... like Morton’s or Palm...
Nice quiet crowd... Good service... good wine... good food... even has entertainment on weekends... With all the dive bars and restaurants this is more my speed if you like to dress up occasionally.
I gave it 4 stars because I have been to NYC and LA,
big cities with a bit more class, but 1776 is trying hard so it’s worth your while..

Tags: Neighborhood Gem
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on October 16, 2017

My husband and I totally enjoyed the food and the service was excellent! Our server was pleasant, professional and approachable. Odd location for a steakhouse but great food and service nonetheless.

Tags: Good for Groups, Casual
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vip
 (Richmond)·Dined on October 15, 2017

My shrimp appetizer was terrible. My partner ordered the barrel steak as recommended and it had zero flavor. The first visit to this restaurant was great but our last two visits were not good so we won't be coming back😢

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·Dined on October 14, 2017

Food was very good although a little pricey. That's why this is only a special occasion place for us.

Service was top notch.

There was a live musician which I normally would appreciate, however it made the restaurant too noisy.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on October 14, 2017

Service and food was outstanding
Our wait staff Andrea was great and attentive.Overall a delightful evening. Leave room for dessert!!!

Tags: Happy Hour, Seasonal, Quiet Conversation, Romantic
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·Dined on October 13, 2017

My wife and I went for our 15th anniversary. Service was a touch slow but the food was excellent. The waitress brought out a tray of all the cuts of steak to help with our choice. We both enjoyed the Delmonico. The waitress also brought us a anniversary cake to go after our dinner.

Tags: Authentic, Good for a Date
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vip
 (Baltimore)·Dined on October 13, 2017

UNBELIEVABLE steaks, but more than that, the scallop chips are truly unique and delicious.

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 (Baltimore)·Dined on October 11, 2017

Have eaten here many times over the years. Prices seem to continually rise. Checked their online menu two hours before we went to dinner and when we got there discovered the prices were even higher than advertised online. Too bad they cannot keep their website up-to-date. Waitress didn't seem to care. And as of today, two days later, they still have the old menu with the incorrect prices on their website. $40-$50 for a steak dinner is getting quite exorbitant for this area. This is a nice restaurant but we're not in Manhattan. And my steak (a $42 Kansas City Strip) was very much undercooked. I ordered it med-rare and it was very rare to nearly raw in places. I don't mind my steaks rare so I did eat it but I would have preferred it the way I ordered it. Sorry, but don't know if I'll be back again.

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 (Baltimore)·Dined on October 9, 2017

The food was exceptional as well as the service. One of my favorite places in the Rehoboth area.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Quick Bite, Romantic, Casual, Good for a Date, Happy Hour, Quiet Conversation, Cozy, Bar Seating, Pre/post Theatre, Worth the Drive, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Anniversaries, Comfort Food, Notable Wine List, Business Meals, Handcrafted Cocktails, Special Occasion
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vip
 (Washington DC)·Dined on October 8, 2017

The food and service are excellent, a nice place for a special occasion. Very expensive though.

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·Dined on October 7, 2017

Service was excellent. Food was very good. Ambiance OK. Very friendly.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Business Meals
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 5, 2017

Great service, great ambiance and a plus with unexpected entertainment by Bryan Clark. Absolutely love how the waiter brings around the platter of steak options to order. Very good restaurant to bring out of town friends to.

Tags: Live Music, Authentic, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Disabled Access
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on September 29, 2017

Service was average. Place was loud, music too loud. Steak was over cooked. They should have butterflied it like I asked them to. Sides small. Bread & butter were excellent. Linen tablecloths. Nice place. Will go again but insist they not overlook my steak

Tags: Paleo Friendly, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Romantic, Good for Birthdays, Cozy
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·Dined on September 24, 2017

The seven of us, three with hearing aids, were seated in the bar. Our request to be moved to the dining room was denied. A large group of boisterous men was seated next to us. Our room was very cold as well. Our party was not happy. We left as soon as possible. Tables in the dining were still empty. As we left the hostess who denied us a suitable table asked if everything was okay. My sister said no, it wasn't, due to the seating. The hostess said maybe next time we'd have a better table.

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