Tavern on Kings closes before it even got its sign up

Charles Megginson Food, Headlines

    Tavern on Kings, which replaced the Governor’s Cafe in downtown Dover, has permanently closed. The restaurant, located at 144 Kings Highway, had been open for less than a month following subtle renovations to the interior and a large expansion of the kitchen. The entrance still brandished the Governor’s Cafe logo during Tavern on Kings’ operation and the restaurant’s …

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Tavern on Kings promises ‘elevated’ dining at former Governor’s Cafe

Charles Megginson Headlines

Tavern on Kings has taken over the space formerly occupied by The Governor’s Cafe. Photo by Charlie Megginson   You would be forgiven for confusing the stately Dover mansion which houses Tavern on Kings for the governor’s official residence.  But inside the walls of the grand estate at 144 Kings Highway, you won’t find Delaware’s First Family. That house is …