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Sly Horse Tavern

1678 Village Grn, Crofton, MD 21114-2014
410-721-4550
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Ranked #12 of 28 restaurants in Crofton
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- Sep 26, 2013
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Greenbelt, Maryland
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36 reviews 36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

Place closed a few months back due to lack of sales. A new pub is expected to open in its place some time this fall.

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Bowie, Maryland, United States
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135 reviews 135 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

I have been going to Sly Horse Tavern for the better part of 10 years and have always had a good experience there. Last night was no exception. We started with the cream of mushroom soup. It was excellent. For my entree, I had the veal of the day which was scallopine topped with a port wine-mushroom sauce with sun-dried... More

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Annapolis
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

It used to be one of my favorites -- interesting ambiance -- good food and drinks. Thought it was a nice neighborhood restaurant until we found someone's wedding ring in the salad and didn't appreciate the management's reaction.

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Maryland
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80 reviews 80 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013

I've lived less than a mile from the Sly Horse for 28 years and because of my experiences there can count the number of times I've been to the restaurant on one hand, each time hoping it will shine. The staff is nice enough, but overwhelmed and handling way too much to be attentive to detail (e.g. waiting tables AND... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013

I purchased a groupon fot have dinner at this place. When I first arrived, there was no one at the front to greet me and my friend. we stood there for about 5 minutes then the bar tender yelled that someone would be with us shortly, then about 10 more minutes he came over and showed us where we could... More

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Annapolis, Maryland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

The ambience is so comfortable, the fireplace, the booths, the wood floors and furnishings, the food was excellent and service superb! The 4 of us each had a different entree and appetizer, shared each one and were delighted with every bite! We will go back soon!

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Annapolis, Maryland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2012

The Sly Horse is tucked away in the Crofton neighborhood. The interior takes you back to colonial times with a design patterned after Raleigh Tavern in Williamsburg, VA. It has an excellent menu and a separate selection of specials on the "Horse Sheet". We enjoyed dinner with our daughter enjoying seafood, lamb, fantastic crab soup, and bread pudding to die... More

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maryland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2012

Quiet and relaxing. Good food and reasonable service. Have been there multiple times for lunch and dinner and not been disappointed. The menu has enough variety so there is always something appealing. the food is well prepared and the staff is friendly and competent.

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Crownsville
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41 reviews 41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2012

Good food, competent service, nice setting. Havebeen going to Sly Horse for 25 years and have never been disappointed in any way.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012 via mobile

A fantastic restaurant for business meetings, family affairs or casual dining. I have had family meals and business dinners many times and the food is always first rate, the service spectacular and the atmosphere appealing. The patio is the best outdoor seating in the area! The barbeque shrimp appetizer is the best I've ever tried in the MD-DC area and... More

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