The Cultured Pearl Cherry Blossom Room
The Cultured Pearl Cherry Blossom Room

Year after year The Cultured Pearl’s hard work and passion is recognized. Here are a few of the accolades bestowed upon us.


2019 – The Cultured Pearl has been voted number 1 of the 25 Best Romantic Restaurants in Rehoboth Beach by VacationIdea Magazine.


Sussex County in Coastal Style Magazine's Best Of 2018!

The Cultured Pearl won BEST SUSHI in Sussex County in Coastal Style Magazine’s Best Of 2018!


Best of Delaware

From “Best Things Delaware” – 2017 Best of Delaware top 15 restaurants!


The Cultured Pearl on Yelp


The Cultured Pearl Restaurant & Sushi Bar rated “Excellent” by tripadvisor’s travelers!


Listed number 8 on TABELog’s Top 11 Best Sushi Restaurants.


Listed on Zagot as one of the “10 Hottest Restaurants in Rehoboth Beach“.


Since 1993 we have regularly won the “Readers Choice” award for Best Sushi and Best Japanese Restaurant.


October 21, 2008 – 7th Annual Cornerstone Awards presents the prestigious Cornerstone Award to Susan and Robert Wood of The Cultured Pearl Restaurant in Rehoboth Beach.

May 2008 – Listed in the Washington Post’s Beach Guides “The Dish on the Shore’s Best Eats” May 16, 2008.


2007 – Chef of The Year Award Executive Chef Robert Wood.

2007 – Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year Awarded to Susan and Robert Wood.