Delaware Welcome Center Travel Plaza
Announcing the new Delaware Welcome Center Travel Plaza.
A dramatic change in the driving experience has arrived for mid-Atlantic travelers. New choices in dining, shopping and fueling are open and serving motorists at the Delaware Welcome Center Travel Plaza, located between exits 1 and 3 along Interstate 95, just minutes from Wilmington, Del.
Once inside the building, travelers will find outstanding menus and recognized brand names, including Baja Fresh, an innovative blend of Southwestern and Mexican cuisine of freshly prepared tacos and burritos; Brioche Dorée, a French bakery and café featuring sandwiches and salads with a European flare; Famous Famiglia Pizza, the NY-style pizza that is a favorite of Northeast and mid-Atlantic travelers; and Starbucks Coffee, where in its new center hall location at the Welcome Center, people will stop to chat, meet up or even work a few minutes while traveling along I-95. Burger King, Cinnabon/Carvel, and Popeyes Chicken complete the restaurant grouping.
Travelers at the Delaware Welcome Center will also benefit from tax-free shopping as well. An assortment of merchandise is offered in four new retail shops: Z Market, an upscale convenience store offering travel essentials (maps, batteries, etc.), newspapers, magazines and gourmet pre-packaged food to go. Postcards from Delaware, home to Delaware products that highlight the state’s distinctive heritage and culture joins Bijoux Terner and IShades to complete the retail offering.
Photographs of Delaware attractions and scenery, representing every county of the state, grace the center’s interior walls. Special consideration was given to the selection of these images where visitors are be able to see the authentic attractions of the state—from its beaches to the historic Brandywine Valley—all taken by local Delaware photographers and residents.
There is also a state-run Delaware Visitor Center that provides information on local and statewide attractions, events and activities.