Mar 192013


Easter weekend is fast approaching and you are no doubt looking to spend Easter Sunday with great food and great people. Well, at least we can help you out with the first one! We’ve compiled a list of local restaurants open and ready to serve you and your family on Easter Sunday, some with great specials.

Let us know how it went if you visit any of the spots listed below in our comments section. We hope you have a wonderful Easter holiday!

Fat Tuna – Millville: Easter Sunday Brunch Buffet, 9am-2pm and Easter Egg Hunt at noon with photo op with Easter Bunny! Call for reservations at 302-541-8200 or visit for more information

The Cottage Cafe – Bethany Beach: Easter-Eggstravaganza Sunday Brunch Buffet, 9am-3pm. Adults $14.99 and Kids 3-10 $6.99. Call 302-539-8710 or visit

DiFebos Bistro on the Green at Bear Trap Dunes – Ocean View: Easter Brunch 9:30am-2:30pm. 2 Egg hunts plus a visit from the Easter Bunny! Adults $25 and Kids 12 and under $13. Call for reservations at 302-537-6100 or email

Twining’s Lobster Shanty – Fenwick Island: Easter Sunday Brunch starting at 11:30 am. Call 302-436-2305 for reservations. Visit for more info.

The Cove at Bayside, West Fenwick Island: Easter Brunch Extravaganza 9am-1pm. Adults $18 and Kids 5-12 $6 (Free for kids 5 and under). Photos with Easter Bunny! Call 302-436-3200 for reservations and details.

And if you plan to come down this way for the holiday, don’t forget to visit to book your Easter Weekend stay at the beach!

Feb 252013


ResortQuest Real Estate recently announced its 2012 top producers at its annual awards meeting at The Cottage Café in Bethany Beach.

Bill Hand of the Marketplace at Sea Colony office earned top honors for listings sold in 2012 by posting $11.6 million in listing sales volume.

Rounding out top selling volume honors in 2012 were: Tammy Hadder and Anna Meiklejohn of the Marketplace at Sea Colony office with $6.4 million each; Colleen Windrow of the Marketplace at Sea Colony with $6 million; Dayna Feher of the Bethany Beach office with $4.1 million and Anne Powell and Jennifer Hughes of the West Fenwick office with $3.9 million each.

Hand also earned top honors for the highest new listing volume in 2012 by posting $12.2 million.

Other recipients for top new listing volume in 2012 were: Windrow with $8.1 million, Hadder and Meiklejohn with $7.2 million each Robert Kauffman of the Bethany Beach office with $7 million and Feher with $5.6 million.

Top sales honors in 2012 on the selling side only went to Hand, who posted $9.6 million in sales.

Other top sales award winners were: Hadder and Meiklejohn with $5.5 million each; Feher with $5.3 million; Marc Grimes of the Bear Trap office in Ocean View with $5.1 million and Windrow with $4.9 million.

The “Top Producer Award” for 2012 was awarded to Bill Hand for posting $21.2 million in total listings sold and Sales.

Rounding out the 2012 “Top Producer Award” honorees were: Hadder and Meiklejohn with $12 million each; Windrow with $11 million, Feher with $9.5 million and Powell and Hughes with $8.6 million each. Hand, Hadder, Meiklejohn and Windrow were also recognized for exceeding more than $10 million in total transactions on the year.

Also acknowledged were the new agents who joined ResortQuest in 2012: Jerry Kappes of the Bethany Beach office; Denise Roehl of the Marketplace at Sea Colony office; Cindy Spieczny of the West Fenwick office; Bob Jennings of the Bethany Beach office and Tabatha Moore of the Bear Trap Dunes office.

Special recognition was given to Hand for being with the company for 40 years. Over the course of his career, he has helped more than 2,000 families buy their vacation retreats, investment properties and retirement homes.

“The entire ResortQuest Sales Team should be congratulated,” said Brigit Taylor, Broker of Record for ResortQuest, “It is an honor and privilege to work with the best sales team in our area.”

To congratulate these award winners, please visit one of ResortQuest’s real estate offices located conveniently throughout Southeast Sussex County, Delaware. 

ResortQuest Real Estate is a real estate leader in southeast Sussex County, and has been since the early 1970s. ResortQuest provides comprehensive real estate services, including residential and commercial sales, vacation and long-term rentals and homeowner association management.

For the latest on real estate in the resort and inland areas of Sussex County, visit, or follow ResortQuest Delaware & Maryland on Facebook or Twitter (@RQDEMD). Download ResortQuest’s free mobile real estate search application by texting QUEST to 87778.

For information on starting a fulfilling career in real estate, contact Brigit Taylor at 302-541-8780, e-mail her at or visit

Feb 042013

Beach-V-Day Looking for a place to take that special someone on Valentine’s Day in the Greater Bethany Beach area?  Here’s a list of advertised specials and deals at restaurants in the local area! Visit the links to get more information on these fine establishments.

DiFebos Italian Grill, 789 Garfield Pkwy, Bethany Beach – Valentine’s Aphrodisiac Weekend

  • Thurs., Feb. 14 – Valentine’s Day Specials
  • Fri., Feb. 15 – 4th Annual Blind Wine Dinner – 6:30pm, $60/person, 5 course dinner/5 wine tastings
  • Sat., Feb. 16 – Aphrodisiac Specials and Delights
  • Sun., Feb. 17 – Sunday Seafood Suppers starting at $16

Accepting reservations. 302-539-4550.

14 Global, 14 N. Pennsylvania Ave., Bethany Beach – Make Valentine’s Day Reservations “for a romantic trip around the world!” Also,  Jazzy Cool Food & Wine Pairing on Feb. 15 with live Jazz Music – $25 per person. 302-616-1035

Frankford Family Diner, 34067 Dupont Highway, Frankford – Valentine’s Day Specials! Steak, Seafood & Chicken Dinner for two! Call 302-732-9292

The Cottage Cafe, Rt. 1, Bethany Beach – Valentine’s Day Dinner Specials. Sweetheart Dinner for Two (split whole lobster w. crab imperial, gratin potatoes & 2 sides) and more dinner meals available. For reservations or info call 302-539-8710 or visit

Fat Tuna, Rt. 26, Millville – Valentine’s Day Specials One complimentary Frozen Lime Margarita with purchase of 2 entrees. or call 302-541-8200.

The Parkway, 114 Garfield Parkway, Bethany Beach – Lover’s Dinner for Two! 5 courses, $95 per couple, includes non alcoholic beverages. Call 302-537-7500 or visit for more information.

The Original House of Welsh, 1106 Coastal Highway, Fenwick Island – Valentine’s Day Special – FREE dessert with any combo entrée $22.99-$24.99 (over 24 entrees to choose from). Live Music! Call 302-541-0728 for details.

Magnolia’s Seafood, 30415 Cedar Neck Road, Ocean View – Prix Fixe 3 Course Meal (Feb. 14-16), includes complimentary glasses of champagne! $69 per couple. Reservations suggested. Call 302-539-5671.

Perucci’s Classic Italian, 35507 Atlantic Ave., Millville – Valentine’s Day Special Menu (Feb. 14-16). Reservations recommended. Call 302-829-8727

Kool Bean Bistro, 111 Atlantic Ave., Ocean View – Valentine’s Dinner for Two. 4 course menu dinner for two $59 – soup, salad, entree and dessert. Includes complimentary glass of champagne. Valentine’s menu available Feb. 14-17. Call 302-541-5377 or visit for menu details.

Harpoon Hanna’s, Rt 54 and the bay, Fenwick Island – Fireplace Dining with the sounds of Everette Spells, 6-9 p.m. Special Valentine’s Day menu and regular menu available. Reservations suggested – call 302-539-3095 or visit