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City Lights

59 Baltimore St, Cumberland, MD 21502-3024
301-722-9800
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Ranked #11 of 91 Restaurants in Cumberland
Hours:
Mon 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Cumberland, Maryland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

I great place for a nice lunch great salad selection they have great hand cut grilled salmon to add on. They can also provide vegetarian and vegan meals Very bike friendly too Ride on!

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Baltimore, Maryland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Very impressed. steaks were cooked perfect and seasoning was great. The best home made blue cheese dressing I have had. I think the price was very reasonable. 2 salads, 2 steak dinners, cheese tray, 2 glasses of wine and 2 bottles of beer for 120 dollars. Staff very nice.

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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Disappointed that it cost $42 for myself and 2 children to eat there. I asked about a children's menu and the waitress named the items but not the prices. My one child had grilled cheese And I asked if fries came with and she says yes. My other child got buttered pasta. Well the pasta was just regular spaghetti ridiculously... More

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Frederick, Maryland
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Small little restaurant downtown Cumberland. We stopped in for lunch and sat outside under nice canopy of trees. The food was really fresh and tasty, and the service was great for being so busy!

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Baltimore, Maryland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

What a nice surprise. We met some friends and decided to eat at City Lights. We sat outside in a very comfortable courtyard. Both my wife and the salmon special with encrusted pistachios. The fish was excellent and cooked to perfection. The wait staff was very attentive. Will definitely be going back to City Lights!

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Havertown, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

My sister and I had a lovely dinner here on the outdoor patio. It's a really charming dining space, and the food was fresh and very tasty. I had the crabcake salad and would recommend it highly. A few more vegetarian options would have been welcome, but that's my only reservation.

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nj
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49 reviews 49 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

i ate by myself here and didn't feel uncomfortable. had a very nice chicken and cocktail. really enjoyed the atmosphere, too.

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Centreville, Virginia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Had dinner here while in Cumberland for the weekend. They have tables outside, which were perfect since it was really nice & sunny, but there was a nice breeze being between the tall buildings. The hostess and waitress were both very helpful and friendly. The dishes were ordered were delicious. My friend got the Prime Rib and I got the... More

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Maryland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

My husband and I recently went here for lunch for the first time. He ordered the turkey & apple wrap with slaw, I ordered the cheeseburger with mac and cheese. The side choices for sandwiches were slaw, fruit, applesauce, chips and salsa, or mac & cheese. I asked the server specifically if the chips and salsa were homemade. She said... More

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Debra S, Owner at City Lights, responded to this review

We sent an email and invited CatMom (Sheri Nicol) to the restaurant to see how we make the bechamel sauce for our macaroni & cheese. To date she has not responded to our invitation. We wish she would see that we did not LIE as she has claimed. Sheri is welcome into our kitchen anytime to see how we prepare... More

Alexandria, Virginia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Both our lunch choices were fresh and very flavorful. Even the mac & cheese was very tasty. The coffee had been sitting too long on the burner and was acidic.

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