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Piratz Tavern

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8402 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910-4424
301-588-9001
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Today
11:30 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Sat 12:30 pm - 2:00 am
Dining options: Late Night

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  • 7
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  • 19
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Rating summary
  • Food
    2 of 5 stars
    Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Worst experience ever !

First visit from out of town Bad food Bad service I will never return or recommend to anyone ever ! I would rather eat at Mc Donalds

1 of 5 starsReviewed February 22, 2015
Roxanne C
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39 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

First visit from out of town Bad food Bad service I will never return or recommend to anyone ever ! I would rather eat at Mc Donalds

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Silver Spring, Maryland
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I really wanted to like the Piratz Tavern - who wouldn't love a (non-chain, non-Disney type) pirate-themed bar and restaurant in the middle of downtown Silver Spring? it seemed delightfully random, and I had been wanting to check it out for a while. Finally gathered a small group of friends and went to check it out. The interior is dim... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 6
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Worked in the area didnt know the place from tv. Actually therein 2012. Got the front door n could tell, total shart hole. Went bsck to work after i got past the drunks rolling out

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Silver Spring, Maryland
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 via mobile

Recent trip to locally owned destination restaurant, Piratz Tavern, in downtown Silver Spring, inspired a short, fictional story poem. With a charming new crew member and great food, this quaint pirate ship decor is a fantasy. Its seats are for bar and/or dinner inside and outside for those who want a quieter dinner or prefer a more engaging crowd. My... More 

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1 review
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

After seeing the bar on Bar Rescue, I was curious. The pirate theme was stupid as hell. Corporate Bar and Grill is a place I'd revisit for a bite and a drink. I've never seen an owner and staff so ungrateful. I hope they fall on their faces.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Let's just be honest, you're not going to a pirate theme'd restaurant/bar to eat gourmet food, you're going for the atmosphere and to have a good time. This is a super fun place to go, the food is decent, the servers are awesome, the clientel is a mix. If you go on a Thurs-Sat night usually the place is packed... More 

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lebanon, tn
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Don't waste your money or time. This place is a joke! Nasty, horrible food, terrible service and laughable atmosphere!

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Olney, Maryland
1 review
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

What are the owners thinking? What was I thinking in going in there. You feel dirty the moment you walk in which was when I should have walked out. You cannot tell the staff from the customers. Service is more than horrible. The food and drinks when we finally got them was subpar. Infact, the whole place is a little... More 

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Bernalillo, New Mexico
1 review
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Traveling - and foolishly stopped in just to see how the placed really looked. Decor is ridiculously done in a cheap looking 'Pirate Theme' so far removed from a 'quality presentation'. Prices are ridiculous and quality sub-par at best. My so-called "hamburger" was cool in the center, near black on the outside (both of them) and without garnishments would have... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Pirate theme is correctly although cheaply pulled off. That's about the best I can say. Drinks were terrible and food was fair although top priced. Burger I had deserves no comments whether good or bad, it was simply a burger. If you're thinking about checking it out, just ask yourself, "Why?" when there are so many far superior places nearby.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 8402 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910-4424
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Silver Spring
  • Phone Number: 301-588-9001

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Eclectic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
12:30 pm - 2:00 am

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