3 Restaurants for a Thanksgiving Meal in Rehoboth

Spending Thanksgiving in Rehoboth Beach is a great way to bring the whole family together for the holiday. The cozy weather lends itself well to bringing you into the holiday season, and there are plenty of attractions for you to enjoy, no matter what your interest. Just because you’re spending the holiday away from home doesn’t mean you have to miss out on a delicious meal! Here are a few of our favorite restaurants open for Thanksgiving near our Delaware vacation rentals.

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Summer House

steak dinner

Summer House has been a Rehoboth Beach staple for over 30 years, Bringing the locals and visitors together for classic American dishes and unique cocktails. You’ll find all your favorite meals like burgers, steaks, sandwiches, and more. The relaxing atmosphere and fresh ingredients combine to provide the ultimate family meal.

Every year for Thanksgiving, Summer House features an all-you-can-eat Thanksgiving turkey dinner. If you’re not in the mood for turkey, however, you can also choose from entrées like jumbo lump crab cakes, pecan-crusted salmon, or the black Angus fillet. You’ll also enjoy homemade sides, soups, and desserts for a complete holiday feast.

Summer House is located at 228 Rehoboth Avenue. Thanksgiving dinner is typically served on the holiday from 1 p.m. until 8 p.m. Call (302) 227-3895 to make your reservation.

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Fork + Flask

Fork + Flask puts an emphasis on bringing local ingredients to the table with a made-from-scratch approach. The menu is aimed toward celebrating the seafood of the region, but there is a special menu for vegetarians, so no one has to miss out! On a typical day, you can find selections such as Korean BBQ Chicken, Miso Sesame Tuna Rice Bowl, and Sweet Corn Ravioli.

For Thanksgiving, Fork + Flask offers a budget-friendly way for you to enjoy a delicious feast. Start off the classics like rolls and butternut squash soup, enjoy mains like free-range turkey or smoked brisket, and sides like wild mushroom, green bean casserole, and aged gouda mac and cheese. Finish off with a pie or gluten-free chocolate torte!

Fork + Flask is located at 19730 Coastal Highway, Route 1 South. You can come to enjoy Thanksgiving dinner from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. on the holiday. You can call (302) 226-2037 to reserve a table or reserve a take-home box.

Salt Air

crab dip

For an upscale experience, Salt Air is the perfect destination. Everything you’ll find here is certified fresh and is locally sourced to bring you a unique taste of Delaware cuisine. This regionally inspired menu changes seasonally, and some fall offerings include grilled Scottish salmon, braised boneless short ribs of beef, and the classic crab dip.

Your Thanksgiving experience at Salt Air will be one to remember. Choose a soup or salad for your first course, enjoy turkey or ham for your main course, and finish your meal with a delicious pie or cheesecake. You are also welcome to order from the regular menu on the holiday. Salt Air hits the ideal combination of traditional and innovative for your Thanksgiving dinner!

Salt Air is located at 50 Wilmington Avenue. Thanksgiving dinner will be served from 2 p.m. until 7 p.m. on the holiday. To make a reservation, call (302) 227-3744 any Wednesday through Sunday afternoon. 

Each of these restaurants is guaranteed to provide a comforting Thanksgiving dinner for you to enjoy with your loved ones. After you’ve finished your feast, you can return to your Rehoboth Beach rental to take a well-deserved nap or gear up for Black Friday shopping. Our vacation homes are perfect for every size family, and we even offer pet-friendly rentals in Rehoboth Beach if your furry friend is with you on vacation! For more information about spending Thanksgiving in Delaware, contact us today.