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All 41 St. Michaels Restaurants

Ava's Pizzeria & Wine Bar

409 South Talbot Street, St. Michaels, MD 21663
410 745 3081
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Ranked #4 of 41 Restaurants in St. Michaels
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $8 - $20
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: American, Italian, Pizza
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Good for: Bar scene, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
Severn, Maryland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

This restaurant has delicious food. And the waiting staff couldn't possibly be any nicer or more helpful. It was very busy the day we were there, but we were seated promptly (they also have more tables on the second floor). Their pizza is very different from what we are used to having, but the difference made it very appealing to... More 

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Baltimore County, Maryland
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58 reviews 58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014 via mobile

Great food! We had Oyster Poor Boy and Chicken Parmesan sandwiches My dog even enjoyed her chicken and rice dish. Terrific service by a friendly and efficient wait staff! Wonderful, cozy atmosphere! We will return to Ava's.

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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We had a great meal Thanksgiving weekend and love the new Hammy the Dog menu for our pup! He got his own organic chicken breast while we savored great soup, salads and pizza...super break from turkey on the new patio

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Baltimore, Maryland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Cold, rainy night in St. Michael's and we needed to warm up. Ava's had some good reviews so we gave it a try. We were seated in the back, it's an open outdoor patio in good weather, covered in bad weather. The area was nice, cool water feature, two fireplaces and several heaters around. We warmed up quickly. We had... More 

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central pennsylvania
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128 reviews 128 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
163 helpful votes 163 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Damien's wasabi oysters ($12) were good, almost overpowered by coating due to smallish oysters ; Soup of the day ($7)an Italian spinach and orzo- warm, tasty but a bit overloaded with orzo. Angus burger($12) was the best- well prepared on a pizza crust roll with tomato and spinach-old Bay fries were great. st Michael's Amber ale on tap was quite... More 

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

Went with two friends and had their pizza. It's the best. Wood burning pizza oven, Thin crust, wonderful toppings ! My favorite is the carmelized onion! Please-- order the homemade potato chips, served warm with Parmesan cheese sprinkled on top ! Yummy!!! They serve regular entrees also. One of the best places in St. Michaels

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Apollo Beach
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66 reviews 66 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Just a cool place, great food (from scratch) Not to mention "Stella" And Peroni! Trendy Personal pride here!

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Baltimore, Maryland
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111 reviews 111 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

There were several tables occupied in the late afternoon. It was a false sense of security thinking that this would be an outstanding meal. I order a chicken parm sandwich with the homemade fries. The fries were fabulous while the sandwich was small and much like a frozen variety you may get at Sam's or costco. My husband order the... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 via mobile

Fabulous food, great atmosphere and service! We ate here numerous times over a weekend stay after locals recommended. Each meal was fabulous. Would return over and over if I lived there. The boneless short ribs were incredible as well as their gourmet pizzas, oysters, chicken Marsala and even the salads. Don't miss this place! Nice outside patio area out back... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We love going to Ava's for a casual dinner. The food is always excellent and the staff friendly. It's a popular place and always busy but we don't mind grabbing a glass of wine at the bar while we wait. The extra seating gained by the back expansion will be a welcome addition.

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Additional Information about Ava's Pizzeria & Wine Bar

Address: 409 South Talbot Street, St. Michaels, MD 21663
Phone Number: 410 745 3081
Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  St. Michaels
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 8 - 20
Cuisine: American, Italian, Pizza

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