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The Broad Axe Tavern

28 West Franklin Street, Hagerstown, MD 21740
301-733-8454
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Ranked #25 of 198 restaurants in Hagerstown
Price range: $0 - $30
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Lunch
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Dining options: Lunch
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English first
Hagerstown, Maryland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

Finally a new owner, refurbished dining area and great menu. Meet there regularly with a large group of friends for conversation, drinks and food. A lot if fun, good wait staff, everyone very friendly!

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Hagerstown, Maryland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

The food and staff were great. They have happy hour And daily specials. Best in downtown Hagerstown.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013 via mobile

I've been a regular at the Broad Axe since moving to Hagerstown one year ago. While I love the location and the atmosphere, the service leaves something to be desired. This place has great bands on the weekend and a nice patio. The food is standard pub grub at a reasonable price. The draft beer selection is also nice. My... More

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Huntingdon, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

When a group of friends were going to meet to begin a 10 day vacation. 5 of us decided that Hagerstown would be a good place to meet to travel together for part of the trip. Another friend recommended the Broad Axe. What a good choice! We were there early afternoon so we had lunch. The food was delicious. We... More

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Berkeley Springs, West Virginia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

My mother in law recommended going to try out this place. A co worker that she used to work with bought it. My wife and I walked in i liked the atomosphere, was a little chilly, but people kept coming in. Food was great, they have a small bar and a few TV's around. If you go get the Chesapeake... More

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Hedgesville, West Virginia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

I have to admit , I was reluctant in deciding to go back to this place, to say it went to hell in a handbasket would be an understatement. To my surprise, as we entered the Broad axe I immediately could tell this place experienced an extreme facelift. It was Very clean , We were greeted as we entered. The... More

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Lexington Park, Maryland, United States
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27 reviews 27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

The atmosphere here is really friendly. You feel like you have gone there for ever the very first time you walk in and - - - the food is really good. Can't beat it!

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Hagerstown, Maryland, United States
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2012

i can say that i have been to the broad axe more times than i can count, but this was my first visit since being bought by the new owners and being remodeled. the decor is much better and brighter. the new seating is a huge upgrade. although it isn't a very diverse menu,everything that we had was quite good.... More

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Hagerstown, Maryland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2012

They did a great job on the remodel food is very good, you won't be disappointed, Broad Axe has been around a long time and the new owners have made it what it use to be.

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Shepherdstown, West Virginia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2012

Not a place I would go at night as a woman alone. Good convenient place for downtown lunch

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