Located right off the shore of the Christina River, The Residences at Justison Landing are ideally situated, putting you right in the middle of all the best food options in the area. So, when it comes to finding top-notch dining near these riverfront rentals in Wilmington, DE, you don’t have to look very far. To help get you started, we rounded up some of our favorite options.


This award-winning restaurant is the place to go to when you need to satisfy your craving for classic Italian food. Inside, the decor gives the vibe of a chic New York City lounge. On the menu are all the dishes you would expect at any traditional Italian restaurant. Don’t miss a chance to order up a house-made pasta dish, like the gnocchi bolognese or the half moon–shaped ravioli served in a decadent white truffle cream sauce. And if you’re looking to splurge on a cocktail, the signature limoncello ice martini can’t be beaten.

Columbus Inn

Come here for traditional American cuisine in a refined — but not stuffy — setting. (Think oversized, leather banquet and dark wood throughout. Start out your meal with a seasonal soup; the type offered changes on a daily basis, so it’s always a surprise. And if you’re the type that agrees that appetizers make the best meals, order the crispy crab cakes, which are entree-sized and sure to please.

Hollywood Grill & Restaurant

Styled like a diner straight out of the 50s with a heavy nod to the Golden Era of Hollywood, this place is ideal for a no-frills meal full of comfort. And, like any proper diner, breakfast can be ordered any time of the day. You can’t go wrong with the cream cheese– and fruit-stuffed french toast. Or, for something a little more hearty, the creamy chicken and biscuits is a real crowd pleaser.

Farmer & the Cow

Here, southern-style burgers fill the menu, so expect nothing less than a satisfying, indulgent meal. Kick off the meal with crispy fried chicken skin or truffle tots before diving into a giant burger topped with scrapple and a fried egg. But no matter what you do, make sure to save room for one of the decadent milkshakes; they could easily be as filling a meal on their own.

With these restaurants, we’ve barely scratched the surface when it comes to dining near riverfront rentals in Wilmington, DE. There are so many great options to choose from, you may find your own kitchen starting to collect dust.