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808 Frederick Rd, Catonsville, MD 21228-4505
410-744-3824
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11:30 am - 12:30 am
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 12:30 am
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner

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  • 8
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good community restaurant

A colleague and I had heard about Jennings from friends, so we decided to try it. The staff is friendly. The food is tasty and reasonably priced. The atmosphere allows customers to enjoy conversation at the table or watch sports. We tried a few of the dishes recommended by other reviewers - the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
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Baltimore
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41 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

A colleague and I had heard about Jennings from friends, so we decided to try it. The staff is friendly. The food is tasty and reasonably priced. The atmosphere allows customers to enjoy conversation at the table or watch sports. We tried a few of the dishes recommended by other reviewers - the rockfish bites were good/the dipping sauce was... More 

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Catonsville
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33 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Jennings has been around for years in Catonsville,To me this place is just a local place to eat and chat with all the local residents from the area .The food their is simple home cooked food ,pretty good menu if your into home style cooking.The food to me is just Ok,I am not a huge fan of this place ,The... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

I live in Oslo-Norway and I have relatives in Catonville that I visit twice a year. Despite my loved ones my main concern there are the evenings in Jennings Cafe. The magic atmosfere I enjoy. The outstanding food and the kindness of the waitress are the most. You can't imagine guys how happy I am at your place. I am... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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59 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Not so fancy restaurant with food like your mom made! Popular with us locals and good food. Love their cucumber salad. Good ribs, salads, pot pie (which is HUGE), chicken wings.....

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Fair Hill, Maryland
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31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Stopped in to grab dinner before hitting the road and getting into traffic. Weren't sure what to expect but gave it a try. We were greeted right away ( arrived 5:15p) and got drinks in just a few minutes of arriving. Potato skins were really good, we got 4 for 3 of us but could have polished off 6. We... More 

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Eldersburg, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

The food at Jennings is always very good. Jennings is a neighborhood Bar and Restaurant. Friendly staff and owner in the heart of Catonsville, MD. We have been going here for many, many years. They have wonderful Soft Crab Sandwiches through the summer months, fried oysters, delicious Crab Cakes and fabulous Shrimp Salad...among many other foods ...atmosphere is okay and... More 

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kesrya
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

This towny little bar and restaurant has been here forever in Catonsville. I frequently visited it throughout my high school and college careers back before the "revitalization" of the main street in Catonsville brought in a bunch of new restaurants. It's very low key (grab a seat wherever you want as you walk in), and the price is right for... More 

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Catonsville, Maryland, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

This long-standing Catonsville restaurant is the place we go when I am too tired to cook and we just want some yummy food. The wait staff is friendly, experienced and efficient and they go out of their way to make sure you have what you need. My very picky child loves their grilled cheese sandwiches. Husband always gets the Rockfish... More 

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Emmitsburg, Md
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Jennings is an old standard in Catonsville along Frederick Avenue. There are many new and trendier restaurants that have popped up on this historic pike. Jennings has never disappointed me over the years, whether you're there solo or with a crowd. Service is always great and food is delivered quickly. Soft crabs, club sandwiches are always extraordinary. The only drawback... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Established in the 1950's , this restaurant /bar still draws locals and others alike... Lots of selections.. My favorite being the shrimp salad and the best hamburger in town... Service is quick and friendly... I love to eat here...Would highly recommend it for either lunch or dinner.

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Additional Information about Jennings Cafe

Address: 808 Frederick Rd, Catonsville, MD 21228-4505
Phone Number: 410-744-3824
Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Catonsville
Open Hours:
Monday 11:30 am - 12:30 am
Tuesday 11:30 am - 12:30 am
Wednesday 11:30 am - 12:30 am
Thursday 11:30 am - 12:30 am
Friday 11:30 am - 12:30 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 12:30 am
Cuisine: American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 808 Frederick Rd, Catonsville, MD 21228-4505
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Catonsville
  • Phone Number: 410-744-3824

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 12:30 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 12:30 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 12:30 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 12:30 am
Friday
11:30 am - 12:30 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 12:30 am

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