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33 West Ale House and Grill

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$$ - $$$
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33 W Loockerman St, Dover, DE 19904-7350
+1 302-735-9822
11:00 - 23:00
Closed now
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Mon 11:00 - 15:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Houston, Texas
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were taken here by our family members who love this place and after visiting I can see why. The brussel sprout appetizer and the warm crab and artichoke dip were amazing as were our margaritas which were a special for only $4. I had the beef short ribs with mashed potatoes and vegetables and I would highly recommend it... More 

Thank keda1232017
Level Contributor
22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This a great restaurant for lunch or dinner, the staff is wonderful and the menu is just the right size of selection. I've been here for dates or business lunches and they never disappoint. A must try!!!!

Thank JPeterson1327
Dover, Delaware
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I've been here a lot. It's always solid and the food is always good. Service is also pretty good. My only complain is the lights are TOO bright. It looses the warmth that is there during the day when the lights make you feel like you are in a bus station.

Thank 34009Frank
Dover, Delaware, USA
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

33 West is a wonderful local place to have a drink and appetizers or to have a delicious lunch or dinner! The food is always good and the service is friendly, even if you aren't a local!

Thank Li L
New Castle, Delaware
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456 reviews
311 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

This was my first visit to 33 West Ale and Grill. I met some friends there and just loved the place. The food was exceptional and April, the Manager, provided expert advice concerning their Craft Beers. This is a very popular place from what I have been told and I have no doubts that it is not true. If you... More 

Thank Curt K
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26 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

The food was above average for what I expected. It was a hot day and was over 90 degrees inside the day we ate there. Thankful our waitress kept us filled with ice cold drinks.

Thank Dean1inDe
Dover, Delaware
Level Contributor
51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

The food here is wonderful. Good soups and sandwiches. Service is slow because there is not enough staff otherwise it's terrific

Thank johncdover
Camden, Delaware
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Great place to eat lunch or dinner or just relax after work for drinks! Service was excellent. Would highly recommend this place!

Thank Kim Y
Basking Ridge, New Jersey
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51 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

We sat at the bar where the bartender was attentive and courteous. We split the cauliflower app which was delicious. I had the chicken pot pie which was as good as any that I ever had. My wife had the roast beef sandwich in the pretzel roll which was tender and flavorful. They have an excellent selection of draft beer

Thank bobellen65
Los Altos, California
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199 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

4 of us stopped by on a Thursday night for dinner. We were surprised by how many of the appetizers we wanted to get, and agreed we'd even go back a second time to try more (we didn't -- I wish we did since our final night eating at Restaurant 55 was a bit of a let down). The main... More 

Thank Paul M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 W Loockerman St, Dover, DE 19904-7350
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Dover
  • Phone Number: +1 302-735-9822

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?