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337 High Street, Chestertown, MD 21620-1513
443-282-0004
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Ranked #1 of 33 Restaurants in Chestertown
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Reston, Virginia
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We enjoyed a wonderful late lunch in this friendly café and heartily recommend it to others who are looking for something familiar yet delicious. The menu itself holds no surprises, but the dishes are crafted of quality ingredients and are served in hefty portions. We had a turkey club sandwich and a salmon sandwich, both with tasty, piping hot fries.... More 

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Wallingford, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Always great! Relaxing wonderful lunches every time we went! Friendly service, easy location. Highly recommended!

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Towson, Maryland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

We had seafood for our entree. Has that hometown feel. Prices are reasonable. Service to very good! Will go back when we make a return visit.

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Chestertown, Maryland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

My husband and some friends met at the Lemon Leaf last weekend; 4 different menu choices and we all had excellent food. Our only complaint was that we were seated near the front door and it was very cold that night - every time the door opened we were cooled-down by a blast of freezing air. For that reason I'm... More 

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Bear, Delaware
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I have used this restaurant many many times for work in Chestertown and the food is always exquisitely put together this menu is excellent you'll find a little bit of everything with the twist of the extraordinary I cannot say enough about the owner and his impeccable eye for detail and the incredible taste of the food I would absolutely... More 

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Fayetteville, AR
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

My crab soup at lunch was a little salty, but simply delicious. Would order it again in a heartbeat. I did not try other dishes.

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Chestertown MD
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

We have dined here numerous times and the cream of crab soup and crab cakes are always very good. I greatly prefer going for lunch because I can't stand the glaring overhead lights at night. More like diner ambiance than fine dining. It is a shame because otherwise it is a pleasing space but when I am out for dinner... More 

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Rockville, Maryland
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73 reviews 73 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

My wife and I visited the small village-like Chestertown for a few days. After a talk at Washington College and a pleasant walk around campus we had a late dinner at the Lemon Leaf Cafe conveniently located on High St. just above Cross street. It was a clean, well lighted place with comfort food on a darkening evening. The place... More 

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Chestertown, Maryland
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35 reviews 35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We went to the Lemon Leaf last night for dinner & were not disappointed. I had the coconut shrimp, which were very good & plentiful (8) .It came with potatoes and seasonal veggies. It was a big entree, but I managed to finish all of it. My husband had stuffed shrimp with crab imperial on top-also very good. I finished... More 

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Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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37 reviews 37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We had a lovely brunch here on Sunday morning! Definitely make a reservation because shortly after we arrived the place filled up quickly! Wait staff was friendly and the food arrived in a reasonable amount of time. If you are in or going through Chestertown, give it a try!

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Additional Information about Lemon Leaf Cafe

Address: 337 High Street, Chestertown, MD 21620-1513
Phone Number: 443-282-0004
Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Chestertown
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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