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1228 Tech Road, 8541 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20904
(301) 495-0860
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great Lunch and Excellent Service

Ten of us stopped by about 1pm this past Wednesday. Counter help took our orders efficiently and all ten of them came out correctly! Excellent tasting sandwiches, soups, and a salad. We found tables together which was a plus considering it was lunchtime and somewhat busy. Appreciate them acting... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 11, 2015
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Atlanta, Georgia
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55 reviews 55 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Ten of us stopped by about 1pm this past Wednesday. Counter help took our orders efficiently and all ten of them came out correctly! Excellent tasting sandwiches, soups, and a salad. We found tables together which was a plus considering it was lunchtime and somewhat busy. Appreciate them acting like they were glad we were there. And we were glad... More 

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Highland Mills, NY
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151 reviews 151 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

A pretty good group of family arrived pretty late one evening, and proceeded to re-arrange the tables to accommodate our group. Rashani came over to help us, and to mop up the tables, and was generally a delightful hostess! Among us, we ordered everything from breakfast bagels (reports on the french toast bagel were very good), to lunch soups and... More 

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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Went for lunch, couldn't find a table to sit at after circling the dining room twice. I tried to give the rude people playing on their computers and cell phones using the free wi-fi the hint to give up their tables to customers who wanted to eat. Gave up and told the manager about my frustration, asked him to pack... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Hard to be gluten free. Noisy, and the location was too cold. The food tastes like it is mass produced, I won't eat there again.

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Toronto, Canada
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63 reviews 63 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

I stopped here as I checked into a nearby hotel and it was still open. Clean and fresh. It is a large location and has free WiFi. Staff were friendly. Would visit again if in the area.

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silver spring, md
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

A friend of mine and I stopped at the Tech Rd location for breakfast. I had a bacon, egg and cheese sandwich and a cherry danish with a frozen lemonade. My friend had the oatmeal and a coffee. The sandwich was good and the cherry danish and frozen lemonade was great. My friend loved the steel cut oatmeal - it... More 

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silver spring, md
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229 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

This is a large cafeteria-style restaurant that I have been to very many times. It's always good and cheap. While the lines for ordering may be long, they move very fast, so don't let that prevent you from staying here. All of their servers are efficient and polite. They have everything on the menu from fresh-baked bread and bagels, to... More 

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Udine, Italy
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Oh, wow wow wow... this place really sucks. Delicious food, you have to wait in line if it is overcrowed. But... wait. High rate quality / price. good!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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70 reviews 70 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

Ive been to the Tech Road location many times. Normally, when I get there for lunch there is a line 10 people long, but it rarely takes more than two minutes to get through. They open several registers for lunch, and they have a bunch of people making food and getting it out to people. For a quick, tasty lunch,... More 

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San Francisco, California, United States
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54 reviews 54 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

I went here a few times before going to the AFI cinema. The food is decent, i'd recommend getting the grilled cheese sandwich ( there special ). Make sure you remind them that it's a half of a sandwich, not a whole one, as that was way too much for my stomach's storage, toppled with the mushroom soup. The only... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1228 Tech Road, 8541 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20904
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Silver Spring
  • Phone Number: (301) 495-0860

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Bakery

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