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Edgewater Restaurant

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148 Mayo Rd, Edgewater, MD 21037-1807
410-956-3202
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  • 33
    Excellent
  • 26
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Edge of the World & a World class CRAB CAKE experience !

Wonderful Crab Cake, good salad bar, OUTSTANDING service. Easy access adequate parking. Down home experience, like time stopped in 1955 ! Crowded due to their OUTSTANDING option but worth the WAIT !

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 24, 2015
Michael P
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Davidsonville, Maryland
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Davidsonville, Maryland
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34 reviews 34 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Wonderful Crab Cake, good salad bar, OUTSTANDING service. Easy access adequate parking. Down home experience, like time stopped in 1955 ! Crowded due to their OUTSTANDING option but worth the WAIT !

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Washington, DC
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56 reviews 56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Everything was delicious! Crab cakes are HUGE, between a baseball and softball size and with little filler -- all crab meat -- yummmmyy!!!! The soups are delicious. The side options include lightly breaded fried okra, twice baked potatoes, a basic salad bar, and more. This place is not fancy, more small and shaby but in a good way. It is... More 

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Annaplois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015 via mobile

Thanks to the entire staff for accommodating us last minute (party of 15).Especially Jefferson we appreciate your attentiveness.We will be back for Crab legs and calamri.Great wine specials.

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Annapolis
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172 reviews 172 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

I have always heard you should go here for the crab cakes and I finely made it in October. It's an old house converted in to a restaurant so you have various small rooms for diners. I guess all those who rate this so highly really like the quaint home style atmosphere. The crab cake was good but nothing else... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

I visited this restaurant in November 2014 for my cousin birthday. After reading the reviews and hearing her rave about it, I was eager to try it for myself. I love hidden gems, so I just knew this would be one to add to my list of local favorites. My review: 1. The decorations were dated 2. It was very... More 

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Prince Frederick, Maryland
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Went with friends for a birthday dinner. You walk immediately into the bar area, very crowded( a good sign), but it isn't clear where to check- in with hostess. No waiting area but get a drink and stand in the bar waiting for a table. Everyone enjoyed their dinner. My friend said the fried oysters were the best she has... More 

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Edgewater, Maryland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

If you buy the jumbo lump crab cake you will taste the best crab cake of your life! Sadly I have never been able to polish off more than one. Atmosphere is casual local older but the food will have stars in your eyes.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Been to the Edgewater restaurant for the past 15 years. The last visit will most likely be my last. The broiled crab cakes are still good despite the twice baked potatoes as our side and I could have hit them with a baseball bat and they would have stayed together.....hard, dry and extremely over baked. The place needs a good... More 

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Severn, Maryland
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123 reviews 123 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

The lump crab cakes are the best you will find -- all lump crab and no fill. The cream of crab soup is outstanding, perfectly seasoned and full of crab. Service was friendly, efficient and well paced. The only reason this is a 4-star review rather than 5 stars is because the ladies restroom was in dire need of cleaning,... More 

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35 reviews 35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I went here for there Wednesday night special and crab cakes they were very good, we get a friendly waitress that has been there for a very long time she always happy and very kind, the only complaint is they need a renovation it looks very old and they need to keep it family style but remove that 70's looking... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 148 Mayo Rd, Edgewater, MD 21037-1807
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Edgewater
  • Phone Number: 410-956-3202

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 25
  • Cuisine: American, Seafood

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