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Hunter's Den Restaurant

3517 Old Capitol Trl, Wilmington, DE 19808-6125
+1 302-998-4790
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible25%
3 Dec 2016
“Falling fast!”
25 Feb 2017
“Better Choices Around”
Open Now
All hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
3517 Old Capitol Trl, Wilmington, DE 19808-6125
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Reviewed 25 February 2017

The Hunters Den was a great place to grab a very nice meal every now and then. We had not been here in a while but wanted to go out and celebrate last Saturday so we chose to go here. Big mistake, our first indicator...More

1  Thank Mytao
Reviewed 3 December 2016

This used to be a consistently great hang-out. The help is always outstanding. The newest addition, Allison is amazing. We were there on Friday, Dec. 2 and Bobby Smith, who is a lovely entertainer was performing.The music was SO loud we had to leave. I...More

Thank Sio82
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We have been going here for Sunday breakfast for more years then I care to remember. For the last year or so we have watched the place decline. When the Jesters owned and operated it everything was great. New owners don't seem to have a...More

Thank Janet T
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

They were out of everything. No prime rib. No chicken (yes really they ran out of chicken). No meatloaf. This is at 5:45 on a Sunday in an empty restaurant. Ordered steaks as a fourth choice and got over cooked dry steak served cold. Mashed...More

Thank JonBuchanan
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Tried for breakfast only on Sunday, cold deep fried potatoes, poor qualitysausage, good ham steak, service good but slow, not enough servers, price reasonable.

Thank petz24
Reviewed 15 August 2016

We have gone to Hunters Den for many years. Always choose it for special occasions, group dinners etc.... We were there for lunch on a Sunday. A birthday celebration. First the place was not busy. Maybe 3-4 tables used in the whole place. Hunters Den...More

Thank shvacation2015
Reviewed 24 July 2016

I cant believe I am writing this negative review of one of my treasured dining spots that I always saved for special occasions... Basically coming in for a lobster tail dinner.... But sorry to say that this place has fallen of of my list... Went...More

Thank rmichaelkeating
Reviewed 15 February 2016

The Hunter's Den has been around forever, but I've finally returned after the place took on new ownership (as of 2014). I'm 55 and it seems this place draws my age (40-70) range, on a Friday evening. A live band plays in the bar on...More

Thank RoadTripper516
Reviewed 14 January 2016

If you go there, and you are under Fifty, be prepared to be the youngest one in the place. The atmosphere is definitely dated but I'm in my seventies so I'm really comfortable in remembering the way things used to be. Food is basic, Food...More

1  Thank Herm B
Reviewed 11 November 2015

Went there for dinner, had to wait 5 minutes to be seated because the hostess called off. There were only two waitresses working the dinner crowd. Haven't been here in a while and was shocked at how jacked up the prices were. The quality of...More

1  Thank SteveDD123
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
07:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3517 Old Capitol Trl, Wilmington, DE 19808-6125
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 302-998-4790
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