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305 High Street, Cambridge, MD 21613 (Formerly GiGi's Trattoria)
410-228-7420
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Ranked #8 of 48 Restaurants in Cambridge
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $30 - $30
Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Poplar Street
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English first
Chester, Maryland
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Our second time eating here but was worth the 45 minute drive. Food and service was fantastic. Smoked salmon appetizer and prime steak frittes.........and Brussel sprouts. Wow they know how to cook them. Only drawback... If you are a martini drinker they charge an upcharge and very expensive...compared to Kent Island and Annapolis. Would still come back for the food... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

They literally were out of everything we asked for at 530pm. We asked if they had a vegetarian dish, we were told fries 🍟 lol. My little girl asked for cheese fries.we were told we dont have cheesy fries 🍟 but we can put cheese on them.? They came out with 20 pieces of shredded cheese on them.

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Calgary Alberta
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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Two different locals recommended the High Spot to us. My husband thought his steak and frites were excellent and I agree from a couple of bites I had. I enjoyed the baked brie. My only disappointment was the lack of a black tea. There are only herbal teas on the menu.

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Ellicott City, Maryland, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

This restaurant has great food and atmosphere. Love sitting at the outside tables in the summertime.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Crab dip, buffalo oysters, incredible burgers with smoked Gouda and truffle fries or seared scallops with pumpkin risotto and cinnamon cream sauce! Can you say YUM! Also best happy hours ever!!!

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Cambridge, Maryland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Food is sometimes really great but often only average. Becoming more of a pub than a resturant that cares about there food consistency.

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Cambridge, Maryland
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

Lunch or dinner here is a good bet. Good drinks, great Buffalo oysters, tasty specials and a good mix on the menu. Their treatment of fish is always done well, salads and hot dishes are inventive without being over-the-top with numbers of disparate ingredients. And Sunday is all day happy hour! Service can be a little slow if the space... More 

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Cambridge, Maryland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

If you like beer - they have quite a selection. So if you want a good pub - you can't go wrong. However they have a real eclectic menu with constant changes to the sandwich, soup, fish of the day so don't overlook it for a good meal. Nothing glamorous, but my friend raves about their macaroni and cheese cooked... More 

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Annandale, Virginia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

An infrequent visitor to Cambridge over the decades the High Spot was a very pleasant surprise. They obviously take care with the menu, presenting local food in interesting ways. My wife and I both loved our lunches. The only downside, and it may not be a downside with many, was that the service was very slow. Not rude, perfectly pleasant,... More 

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ny, ny
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We ordered the duck fat burger which was superb. The fried pickles were crispy and tasty. The brisket sandwich was a low note and the buffalo oysters were just ok. The rotation of beers seemed to lead to confusion by staff of what selections were actually available.

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Additional Information about High Spot

Address: 305 High Street, Cambridge, MD 21613 (Formerly GiGi's Trattoria)
Phone Number: 410-228-7420
Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Cambridge
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: American

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