Back Burner Restaurant, Tavern & Cafe To Go

  • 425 Hockessin Corner
  • Hockessin, DE 19707
  • Phone: (302) 239-2314
  • Alt. Phone: (302) 234-2252
  • Fax: (302) 729-0101

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Meeting Facilities

Elegant country restaurant and tavern in a renovated barn atmosphere. Open kitchen, menu changes weekly. Seasonal cuisine. The restaurant, tavern and cafe is a local favorite. People travel to the restaurant just to have the famous Pumpkin Mushroom Soup and Mideast Flat-bread. While the menu changes frequently it has taken a new approach to food while keeping the old favorites. The tavern has seating for 22 at tables and another 8 at the bar. The main dining room features both square and round tables, banquettes, and a few booths. The fireplace room has seating for 28 at individual tables and can accommodate up to 35 for private dining.

Dining Amenities
Parking Information
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Pricing and Payment Information
  • American Express:
  • Dinner: $$$$ ($20 and over)
  • Lunch: $$$ ($16-$20)
  • Master Card:
  • Visa card:
Property Information
  • Bar:
  • Catering:
  • Gift certificates available:
  • Group tour friendly:
  • Handicapped accessible:
  • Happy hour:
  • Hours of operation: Restaurant Tavern Hours ~ Monday through Saturday:Nightly until 10:00pm Special hours may be available for certain holidays, including Valentine's Day, Secretary's Week, Easter, Mother's Day, Thanksgiving and New Years Eve. Back Burner To Go ~ Hours: 10am to 7:30pm Monday through Saturday 10am - 4pm Sunday
  • Meeting/Banquet Space Available:
  • Private Room:
  • Sunday Brunch:
Facility Info
  • Description Enjoy your own private evening with friends, family or clients at the Back Burner by reserving a section of our main dining room that can seat up to 40 guests. We have several menu options for you to choose from for Lunch or Dinner, and are happy to customize a menu to fit any taste or budget. Let us make your next event special. Private dining functions may be scheduled for any time during our normal business hours. Contact us by telephone at 302-239-2314 or via e-mail at
  • Total Sq. Ft. 200
  • Banquet Capacity 40
  • Number of Rooms 1