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About Domaine Hudson
Described as “one of Delaware's premier destinations for truly appreciating and understanding the dynamics of upscale food and wine” by The News Journal food critic, Domaine Hudson was awarded 3.5 stars (of 4) and recognized as "Closer to Perfection", and has consistently been providing a place for great wine and food since November 2005. Delaware’s first true wine bar, they offer almost 40 wines to taste in 1½, 3 & 5-oz pours. The award winning wines by the bottle list features a broad array of about 450 old and new world wines & 90+ craft beers. Frequently changing menu items allow the chefs to be creative and focus on quality ingredients. Small plate options, provide a perfect opportunity for wine pairing, or guests can simply choose from full size entrees. Whether you are an experienced oenophile or just want to enjoy some great wine/beer, the servers, who all have a knowledge of what they are pouring, can guide you through a memorable dining experience in an inviting atmosphere.
Wilmington, DE 19801
Contemporary American, Dining Bar, Wine Bar
Hours of Operation:
Monday: 5:00 - 10:00 pm
Tuesday: 5:00 - 10:00 pm
Wednesday: 5:00 - 10:00 pm
Thursday: 5:00 - 10:00 pm
Friday: 5:00 11:00 pm
Saturday: 5:00 - 11:00 pm
Sunday: CLOSED - Available Private Event
Between 13th & 14th Streets
$30 and under
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Domaine Hudson will cater intimate home dinners, weddings, parties, business dinners and fundraisers for up to 100 guests off site.
Metered parking in front of the restaurant. Free off-street parking is available after 5 pm in the Christiana Care Annex private parking lot 1/2 block from restaurant. To access the lot, the entrance is at 14th & Washington, immediately before the Washington St. Bridge. From the lot, walk south on Washington Street (toward downtown) about 1/2 block; restaurant is on the left. View a map and directions on our website at http://domainehudson.com/parking.html
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Private Party Facilities:
Domaine Hudson is the premiere choice for private dining in Wilmington, Delaware. We work with you to custom-tailor a flawless experience for your party, anniversary, wedding celebration, wine tasting, networking event, or business meeting. Your guests will thoroughly enjoy the seasonal cuisine of our culinary team and selections from our award-winning wine list, which OpenTable named one of the top 50 in the U.S.
Our newly renovated dining rooms accommodate private parties from 7 to 70 people, and our state-of-the-art sound system ensures your guests won’t miss a word (or a beat).
Please call or send an email message (firstname.lastname@example.org) to discuss your event and book your room at the best Wilmington, Delaware restaurant.
Alternatively, let Domaine Hudson come to you. From gallery openings, social gatherings, and galas to corporate lunches, dinners, and events, Domaine Hudson ensures an effortless, impressive affair.
Private Party Contact:
Beth Ross: (302) 655-9463
Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Takeout, Wine
Special Events & Promotions:
Information on monthly wine dinners and tastings can be found at www.domainehudson.com.
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Domaine Hudson Ratings and Reviews
Domain Hudson continues to be my favorite special occasion spot in Wilmington. Everything from the creative and uniquely named cocktails to the delectable and not overly sweet dessert exceeded my expectations. Their customer service and attention to detail does not go unnoticed. We only go to this establishment about once or twice a year, but we are always greeted warmly by Javier, who goes above and beyond to make sure we have a wonderful experience. The food is extremely well-balanced and it is evident that a lot of thought and precision go into making each dish. One dish that really stood out last night was the pork belly brisket, which my husband and I both said ranks as one our top 10 favorite things we've eaten. Can't wait to return!
Oh the flavors! Our truffle pasta was a LITTLE disappointing (delicious but lacking truffle flavors which was why we ordered it) but EVERYTHING else was amazing! Pork belly was perfect (the fats were great with our Spanish wine), our duck main dish was unbelievable and my apple mousse at dessert was unbelievable! Add to it a fabulous wine list with a great array of non-ordinary /non-boring wines with a reasonable price range and it is a great night! Domaine Hudson can compete with restaurants in markets like NY or D.C. so in a small market like Wilmington it is a godsend!
The food and service are excellent, but the noise level due to the tight accomodations degrades the ambiance especially when there is a large table in the vicinity of your table. The night we were there, my wife and I need to shout to hear each other speak because everyone in the restaurant were trying to speak over one another. We felt that the price of the food was not worth the value of having to endure the loudness of our surroundings.
We went for an anniversary dinner and we were not disappointed. We are from Massachusetts touring the Brandywine area and wanted an exceptional restaurant for our anniversary dinner. We found it and it was as good as any in the Berkshires of Massachusetts, and we have some very good places. An additional non food treat is the presentation of the wine list, tablet style. Loved it all and wish we lived closer as we would frequent often.
Domaine Hudson is a lovely location for a private/personal dinner. You are welcomed-in to the restaurant with kindness and attended to respectfully throughout the dining experience. My husband and I celebrated my birthday, and when first looking at the menu, I became discouraged due to all of my various food allergies. The menu is limited, and I was allergic to at least one ingredient in each listed item. With this said, our server was very understanding of my concerns, and said that she would speak with the chef to see what could be done. Let’s just say that my meal was amazing, cooked exactly as I wanted, minus the ingredients that would have caused an allergic reaction. I had the roasted duck, and it was THE best duck that I’ve ever eaten. My mood definitely lifted, and I asked our server to thank the chef. Also, seeing that we were celebrating my birthday, I received a voucher for $20.00 off my next meal of $50.00 spent. We will definitely be returning.
My wife and I tried out DH based on various Internet reviews. We dined on a Thursday because of their $95 date night special that included charcuterie, entrees, desserts, and a bottle of wine. Nice deal, but our waiter did not appear to be a fan. His demeanor toward us cooled substantially after we ordered, and basically put a damper on the experience. We will definitely give DH another try because the food was quite good. Hopefully the waiter will be in a better mood. We did leave a $20 dollar bill as a tip.
Excellent three(3) course meal during Brandywine Restaurant Week; Javier was superb in describing selections and attentive to our table. Taste(s) and presentations were great and finding a wine offering of sparkling rose' was an extra treat. DM is one of the best restaurant in the greater PHL/WIL area.....hands down!
Creative cuisine, masterfully prepared, with handcrafted cocktails and the finest wine list this side of New York. The service is attentive and professional, but never overbearing. And the atmosphere is comfortable and relaxed, yet upscale. Domaine Hudson offers a complete dining experience. My wife and I took our daughter here for her 17th birthday and she was treated like the princess she is. We could not have been happier. You will love every minute at this "Best of Delaware" restaurant.
Excellent food but menu choices are limited, especially for a frequent diner. There were no specials mentioned and I have dined at this restaurant often with the same menu options. Service was impeccable, and environment is cozy. Wine choices are excellent but the restaurant is more like a good wine bar than a good restaurant.
We were looking for a place half way between NJ and Baltimore. Got lucky to find this place. Outstanding food in a very unlikely place. Across the street from a hospital in a very quiet part of downtown on a Saturday night.
Service was terrific. The food was as good as any restaurant I have ever been to.
Would highly recommend and plan to go back in the future
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