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FIREBAR® - Firebirds Wood Fired Grill - Wilmington, Newark, DE

Firebirds Wood Fired Grill - Wilmington

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4.5
2043 Reviews
$30 and under
American

Firebirds Wood Fired Grill is located in the Center Pointe Plaza just off Rt. 95. We offer authentic wood-fired steaks, seafood, specialty cocktails and select wines. Join us for Happy Hour Monday - Friday from 4-6:30PM at the FIREBAR® or on the patio. We offer top-notch service and upscale dining at a modest price.

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Booked 60 times today

Additional information

  • Dining style

    Casual Elegant

  • Cuisines

    American, Steakhouse, Wine Bar

  • Hours of operation

    Lunch Daily 11:00 am–4:00 pm Dinner Mon–Thu, Sun 4:00 pm–10:00 pm Fri, Sat 4:00 pm–11:00 pm

  • Phone number

    (302) 366-7577

  • Payment options

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Dress code

    Smart Casual

  • Private party facilities

    Private dining room has a maximum capacity of 60 people.

  • Private party contact

    Manager: (302) 366-7577

  • Neighborhood

    Newark

  • Cross street

    Center Pointe Plaza just off Rt. 95

  • Parking details

    Public Lot

  • Additional

    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Delivery, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Indoor Fireplace, Non-Smoking, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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What 2,043 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

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4.5
4.5 based on recent ratings
  • 4.5Food
  • 4.5Service
  • 4.4Ambience
  • 4.2Value

NoiseModerate

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  • Delaware

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  1. CA

    CAROLEL

    Philadelphia

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined 1 day ago

    overall5food4service5ambience4

    This was our second business luncheon at Firebirds Wood Grill and I was totally pleased with our experience. The food is always top quality and a good variety for a group outing. Our servers took care of our every need without interferring with the meeting in progress. Any noise level was probably due to our group - so I can't complain about that. I highly recommend Firebirds Wood Grill for business, social, and personal dining.

  2. LT

    LouiseT

    Philadelphia

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined 3 days ago

    overall4food5service4ambience4

    We were in a private area. Unfortunately we were rushed because another party was coming in and had the room reserved. We were given our check while we were still eating our lunch. Not even asked if we wanted dessert until we mentioned it. Felt very rushed.

  3. TM

    TammyM

    Philadelphia

    3 reviews

    3.0

    3 reviews

    Dined 3 days ago

    overall3food3service4ambience5

    Had a reservation for 6:30pm and at 7pm still not sat due to waiting for party to leave the table they wanted to seat us at. Finally sat and server was nice but things a little slow which didn’t mind because know short staffed. Steak ordered medium rare and came out well done. Don’t think will be back.

  4. C

    Chris

    Philadelphia

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined 5 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Love the food. I really, really like the classic club sandwich and the BLT salad. Girlfriend loves the spinach salad (with wood fired shrimp added). Oh yea, the tater tots are great too! Staff is very friendly.

  5. S

    Steakman

    Atlantic City

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined 5 days ago

    overall2food5service1ambience3

    Service really struggled. From ordering confusion to delivery of food on top of old plates.

  6. B

    Buffalo29

    Philadelphia

    13 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    13 reviews

    Dined 5 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Chicken wings were excellent. Grilled salmon was delicious with medley of vegetables and mashed potatoes. The warm carrot cake always warms my heart. My wife and daughter enjoyed their meals as well.

  7. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Philadelphia

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined 7 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience4

    Fiancé College Graduation BSN

  8. CM

    CharlieMeatball

    Seattle

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 18, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Definitely worth checking out. Food and mixed drinks were amazing. And not bad for the price. Plus thanks for the amazing staff for making my mom have a great birthday.

  9. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    New York Area

    10 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    10 reviews

    Dined on May 18, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Food was very tasty.

  10. SB

    SugB

    Philadelphia

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 17, 2022

    overall4food5service3ambience5

    Although I noted in my reservations online that we were dinning at Firebirds to celebrate my fiancé’s birthday, I was surprisingly disappointed that the restaurant personnel/our waitress did not acknowledge him or offer a complimentary dessert at the least! Food/drinks were great, ambiance fantastic, however staff could be a little more hospitable and engage more with guest.

  11. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 16, 2022

    overall3food5service2ambience2

    Server was not attentive. We were sat at a random table by the kitchen and baskets of utensils

  12. SE

    SamanthaE

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 15, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Service there was more then great..great food and great service

  13. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Philadelphia

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 14, 2022

    overall4food3service4ambience4

    The food wasn’t very good. The burger we’re supposed to be well done, but they were still very pink. The BBQ that I had was dry and the bacon was burnt.

  14. BL

    BLMcK

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 13, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Food was absolutely delicious! Loved the lobster queso, Bleu cheese bacon wrapped filet and creme brulee cheesecake! Firebirds never disappoints!

  15. S

    Susan

    New York Area

    14 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    14 reviews

    Dined on May 13, 2022

    overall4food5service5ambience4

    Food was great and service was great. Just really hard to have conversation because of noise level. That being said, all else was really good and meal was excellent.

  16. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Philadelphia

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 12, 2022

    overall3food2service4ambience4

    Went for my fiancés 30th birthday. We sat in the bar which had a very upbeat energy which was nice. Happy hour menu was a hit. Loved the value and variety. However it being a steakhouse I was disappointed with the lack of variety in whiskeys. Even the cocktails were very much on the “safe” side with only vodka & tequila mixes. The drinks we did end up ordering were great however. Our server was on point and diligent. She was very busy but made a point to touch our table when she could. We ordered the filet, the ribeye, and a burger. We all had issues with the temps we requested, over/under cooked. Manager was able to swap out my ribeye which was nice but I just expect the standard to be a little higher for how much we were paying. We like to come and celebrate here and will likely be back, maybe next time with hopes of getting our steaks right on the first try!

  17. KH

    KateH

    Philadelphia

    11 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    11 reviews

    Dined on May 9, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Food came so quickly. But we were not rushed out. Good service. Attentive on drink refilla. Shrimp and strawberry salad was outstanding

  18. BD

    BigDude

    Philadelphia

    27 reviews

    vip
    3.0

    27 reviews

    Dined on May 8, 2022

    overall3food3service4ambience3

    Was here on Easter and came back for Mothers Day. Had a better meal and service time on Easter. Sat down at 5:15 and didn’t get served our dinner until 6:30. The Manager did credit the overcooked filet and we had a nice family outing.

  19. DS

    DonaldS

    Philadelphia

    7 reviews

    3.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on May 8, 2022

    overall3food4service5ambience3

    They need to do something about their bar service. We waited over 20 minutes for a cocktail. This is the way it always is, whether a holiday or not. Food is usually always exceptional. This was the first time I had send mine back fo being overcooked. I feel the kitchen was overwhelmed.

  20. JR

    JasonR

    Philadelphia

    14 reviews

    vip
    3.0

    14 reviews

    Dined on May 8, 2022

    overall3food3service5ambience3

    Likely due to a lack of servers, the entire experience left a bit to be desired. Our salads, apps and dinner all came out together, drinks took far too long and my wife’s steak was woefully over cooked. The staff made the experience as enjoyable as could be, and I commend them for their effort. Our waitress in particular was wonderful, but overwhelmed. We will likely return, but not for any special event. Maybe just on a Tuesday afternoon when it’s not as busy.

  21. PG

    PerryG

    Philadelphia

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 8, 2022

    overall2food1service2ambience4

    We’re seated quickly. No menus or silverware. Took an hour to get food. Appetizers came out with dinner. All potatoes were cold. Very disappointed for what we paid.

  22. SD

    StephenD

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 8, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience4

    Very good experience, clean, seated within 5 minutes of our reservation time. Food was very good, great service from Mercedes! Entire staff were neatly dressed and friendly!

  23. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Philadelphia

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 8, 2022

    overall4food4service4ambience4

    I love the atmosphere of the restaurant. Or waitress was very friendly!! The food was also amazing!!

  24. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Philadelphia

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 8, 2022

    overall4food4service4ambience4

    Brunch was so yummy !

  25. s

    samantha

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 7, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Service , food and the ambiance was great I can't wait to go back..

  26. h

    happycouple

    Philadelphia

    9 reviews

    5.0

    9 reviews

    Dined on May 6, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Catherine was probably the best waitress experience we have ever had. She is fantastic!

  27. LC

    LisaC

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 6, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Table ready on time - Friendly quick service - Delicious food - The Filet Mignon is to die for - melts in your mouth and seasoned perfectly !

  28. JP

    JoeP

    Jacksonville

    8 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    8 reviews

    Dined on May 5, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Consistently excellent. We eat here often.

  29. SG

    ShariG

    Philadelphia

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 5, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Excellent service and the food was delicious.

  30. KH

    KendallH

    Washington DC

    43 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    43 reviews

    Dined on May 2, 2022

    overall4food4service3ambience5

    Went for dinner. Lobster queso was great. Fries were yummy as well. The burger was okay. Service somewhat slow. Sat in front of the fireplace, which was so cozy and nice.

  31. R

    Rach19352

    Philadelphia

    9 reviews

    vip
    3.0

    9 reviews

    Dined on May 1, 2022

    overall3food3service2ambience4

    Our server seemed to have other things on his mind instead of serving. We sat for 20 minutes waiting for our check and another 25 minutes waiting for our change. The order was completely wrong, vegetables were barely cooked and he didn’t offer to fix the fact that they brought the wrong order for my husband. Firebirds’s is usually our go-to restaurant, but I think we’ll skip it for a while.

  32. ST

    StephanieT

    Philadelphia

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 1, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Wonderful atmosphere and wonderful service . Our server Lexi was awesome

  33. DP

    DP523

    Philadelphia

    18 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    18 reviews

    Dined on April 30, 2022

    overall4food5service3ambience4

    Only thing bad was very slow service. Other then that outstanding meal.

  34. BC

    BrandonC

    Philadelphia

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on April 30, 2022

    overall4food4service5ambience4

    Very nice restaurant with good quality food. Great place to eat.

  35. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 30, 2022

    overall4food3service4ambience5

    Went for a birthday lunch at 2PM, it was not crowded, but kitchen took like 45 mins fo a couple of burgers steaks, and soup. quality was average, but good for the price.

  36. AM

    AdeleM

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 29, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    My husband had the fish tacos and said they were the best he ever had. I had a burger and it was excellent. The service was excellent!!

  37. MK

    MaryK

    Philadelphia

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 27, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience4

    One of our favorite places to eat. We are never disappointed!

  38. AD

    AlexD

    New England

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 23, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Every time we pass thru the area, it is our #1 choice. We are never disappointed. Every meal was cooked to perfection as ordered. We cannot say enough to praise everything about this restaurant.

  39. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Chicago

    32 reviews

    4.0

    32 reviews

    Dined on April 21, 2022

    overall4food4service5ambience4

    We had a good experience. Anastasia was personable and very timely on our needs.

  40. V

    Valerie

    Philadelphia

    16 reviews

    vip
    3.0

    16 reviews

    Dined on April 20, 2022

    overall3food4service3ambience3

    Have really enjoyed this restaurant in the past. This time, however, I had made the reservation over a month in advance for 6 adults. When we arrived, they tried seating us at a booth! Really? 6 adults — 3 couples—at a booth. Unacceptable. After a discussion, we were seated at a table in a room and were told that in order to sit there, we would need to be done by the time an 8:30 reservation for that room came in! Customer service and courtesy seems to be in short order when this happens. We did not make a reservation at a pricey steakhouse a month in advance to be uncomfortably squeezed into a booth and unable to have decent dinner conversations and then only accommodated properly with a set time frame to leave. Expected to give all 5 stars but this was ridiculous.

FAQs

Firebirds Wood Fired Grill - Wilmington does offer delivery in partnership with Postmates and Uber Eats. Firebirds Wood Fired Grill - Wilmington also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (302) 366-7577.

Firebirds Wood Fired Grill - Wilmington is rated 4.5 stars by 2043 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

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Booked 60 times today
Google Map for Firebirds Wood Fired Grill - Wilmington

1225 Churchmans Rd Newark, DE 19713

Additional information

  • Cross street

    Center Pointe Plaza just off Rt. 95

  • Neighborhood

    Newark

  • Hours of operation

    Lunch Daily 11:00 am–4:00 pm Dinner Mon–Thu, Sun 4:00 pm–10:00 pm Fri, Sat 4:00 pm–11:00 pm

  • Cuisines

    American, Steakhouse, Wine Bar

  • Dining style

    Casual Elegant

  • Dress code

    Smart Casual

  • Parking details

    Public Lot

  • Payment options

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Additional

    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Delivery, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Indoor Fireplace, Non-Smoking, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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