Retire in Millsboro, DE

Livability Score
49
** The AARP Livability Index scores neighborhoods and communities across the U.S. for the services and amenities that impact your life the most.
** 2014 US census data
Restaurants
1. Blue Water Grill

We drive 45 minutes to dine here and have never been disappointed. Last week we had appetizers, salads and dinners. Everything was fabulous including the...

2. La Tonalteca

Driving back to jersey from Ocean City, we stopped at this gem to eat on our long drive back. Wow, we were completely surprised. Delicious! Everything is...

3. Porto Pizza & Grill

Porto was five star for a small town casual pizza and everything else restaurant . Nice server (Chelsea) , great menu , excellent pizza for my husband the...

4. Arena's LongNeck

The space is cramped, but the food is AWESOME! Great waiter. I seriously don't know what to add after that! I look forward to our next visit!

5. Taste Garden

Great food, serving size, service and prices. Cannot ask for more. Always consistent and clean.

Golf
1. Glen Riddle Golf Club

One of the best ran and maintained courses in the area. We always have a great time playing here. Ranges are well stocked with balls, courses are always in...

2. The Links At Lighthouse Sound

Me and my dad started golfing on our annual visit to OC for 4 years now, 3 out of those 4 years we have played lighthouse sound. We did try one other course...

3. Salt Pond Golf Club

A challenging and long par 3 course that is well maintained and lined with plenty of houses that risk losing a window. Provided a nice afternoon walk...

4. Eagles Landing Golf Course

Friendly staff, most importantly $$ is great after 3pm (they have coupon in most local coupon booklet for reg day rate) Course is in great shape and need...

5. Bear Trap

3 solid courses and the layouts are slightly different and the staff was on par with what I would expect of a great course. The club house is a classic and...

Active
1. Delmarva Board Sport Adventures

We booked one hour paddle board rental. Great communication when weather got too windy to be on bay and company was quick to let us change date of...

2. Possum Point Yacht Club

Great place to hang and get a cold beer, pizza is very good, great view of the river and wild life. If you get there at the right time there is alot of...

3. Millsboro Lanes

great bowling alley, nice people. THEY HAVE THE BEST FRENCH FRIES IN THE WORLD!!!!! GO FOR THE FRIES A BEER AND THEN BOWL!!!!

4. Wmf Water Craft

I just had the most awesome experience with Chris at WMF Watercraft servicing my jet skis where Short's Marine had for three times & still couldn't fix it...

5. Indian River Senior Center

FOREWARNING TO ANYONE HOLDING AN EVENT HERE: Had my wedding reception here. Seemed like a nice facility & was close to our ceremony location. Initially...

Arts
1. Dickens Parlour Theater

Dickens is the absolute best. My family goes here twice every year during our week-long vacation to the beach, and it's always the highlight of our week....

2. Funland

I'm going to go ahead and say this was as good as it gets in terms of boardwalk family entertainment and for parking. I mean this place has it all. There...

3. Discoversea Shipwreck Museum

Must see - I have probably been there 10 times and find it amazing each time. Incredible high quality museum in the most unlikely spot. Extremely...

4. Ocean Gallery

I go here every time I visit OC. I love the assortment of pictures and the eclectic people who shop here. I could spend an hour just looking at all the...

5. Ocean City Screams Haunted House

Holy crap scary!! Wear your "Depends" ladies and gentlemen as you're going to need them if you plan on visiting this place! I was excited to see this one...

Shopping
1. Millsboro Bazaar

Fun selection of vintage clothing in both men's and women's. We'll worth the stoll through. They also have a huge selection of jewelery.

2. Bj's Wholesale Club

Nothing like having to have your tires replaced right before you head home from vacation. Patrick was awesome! He got us our tires and straight forward...

3. Harris Teeter

Harris Teeter provides an upscale grocery shopping experience at the beach. The store looks really good. They offer a variety of fresh and prepared foods....

4. Tile Market of Delaware

Great advise and service! Just needed a backsplash so I came with door, floor and granite sample. Ray gave me two design options and i went with the least...

5. Goodwill of Delaware & Delaware County

I really only had one issue with these guys: they arrange the clothes by size, and then by color. But they're not too serious about it overall. I'm not a...

Health
1. Nurse Next Door

The Nurse Next Door has been an amazing experience since day one. The NND team are professional and very well trained. I live 2 hours from my mother and my...

2. The Serenity Shoppe

Awesome pedicures for my son and his girlfriend. Owner is very skilled, professional and has unique skincare and essential oil products for sale. If you are...

3. Medical Aid At Longneck

Went in for what appeared to be an urgent matter for my son. Office visit was $120, only $20 more than his doctor. We did not have to wait long. Staff...

4. Accurate Optical

Accurate Optical in Millsboro exceeded our expectations. The front staff, Alexis Musser and Endora Jefferson were very helpful, compassionate and...

5. Got A Doc - Walk In Medical Center

Friendly but not sure if there evaluations are accurate. Guess it's ok. If you have no doctor to go to.