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Best of Delaware 2008

Our 25th salute to the places that make Delaware great, plus the Hall of Fame of winningest places ever. (Can you say Grotto Pizza?) As chosen by you, the readers (with a little help from your friends here at DT)


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Best Sandwiches
Readers, upstate: Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop (430 Eden Square, Bear, 832-8132; 300 Lantana Drive, Hockessin, 234-2322; 708 W. Basin Road, New Castle, 322-6797; 614 Newark Shopping Center, Newark, 454-0200; 2076 Limestone Road, Wilmington, 998-0096; 2122 Silverside Road, Wilmington, 479-9818; 510 Union St., Wilmington, 571-8929)

Readers, downstate: Arena’s Deli (149 Rehoboth Ave., Rehoboth Beach,

Critics, upstate: The key at Bon Appetit Gourmet Food Shoppe are fresh baguettes, which are baked all day, every day. The signature sandwich is smoked Nova Scotia salmon with capers and cream cheese on a baguette. Customers also love the mozzarella with tomatoes, basil, roasted pepper and pesto on seven-grain bread. Sandwiches roll out all day, so if you’re craving goat cheese on foccacia at 9 a.m… (3621D Talleyville Shopping Center, Wilmington, 478-4344)

Critics, downstate: The scene at Sharky’s Grill repeats itself every summer: scores of hot and hungry beachgoers packed into Sharky’s covered deck, dogs by their sides, waiting for some scraps and a line that winds through the tables. Sounds maddening, but the sandwiches—especially the Cuban, the slow-cooked pork loin, the Texas-style brisket and a variety of breakfast treats—are worth it. (1508 Highway One, Dewey Beach, 226-3116)


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