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Chick and Ruth's Delly

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165 Main St, Annapolis, MD 21401-2064
+1 410-269-6737
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“sandwiches” (155 reviews)
“pastrami” (33 reviews)
“crab omelet” (18 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 11:30 PM Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
165 Main St, Annapolis, MD 21401-2064
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My daughter had the tuna melt bagel and I had a Reuben. Both were good. Took a while to get a seat since place is small. Took a long one to get food too. But server was nice and I would call it an authentic...More

Thank jdicke88
Reviewed yesterday

My first chicken and waffles and they were awesome. Large waffle - crispy on the outside, fluffy on the inside. Huge portion of chicken - also crispy on the outside, but very flavorful and tender inside. Comes with a container or warm syrup and some...More

Thank PatriciaF17
Reviewed 3 days ago

When we recently stayed in Annapolis, we had to have breakfast at least one day at the famous Chick and Ruth's Delly. We timed our visit so that we would be there for the daily recitation of the pledge of allegiance, which was fun (8:30...More

Thank lmoreau
Reviewed 1 week ago

Chick and Ruth's is an Annapolis institution. Diner food and plenty of it. Be prepared to wait on a busy day. The food is plentiful and stick to your ribs; the atmosphere is congenial and crowded. Many of the wait staff have been there for...More

Thank hhjanhart
Reviewed 1 week ago

You know you've found the friendliest place in town when everyone gives you advice on what to do for the day and even brings you the local newspaper to show you an article about an upcoming event! Having breakfast at Chick and Ruth's is like...More

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve heard all the talk about this place and finally had the opportunity to try it out. We went on a weekday before the lunch rush. Our server was Nancy. Nancy rocked! Unfortunately the food didn’t live up to the hype. It was ok but...More

1  Thank lostfloridian108
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is good enough, but it is not the biggest reason you go. You go for the quirky atmosphere, the genuine service and to say you've been. Breakfast is decent, the omelettes are solid. As for lunch and dinner, the crab cake is king!...More

Thank Doug A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I eat here every time I am in Annapolis. I love their crab cakes. I took my niece there who thinks she is a critic on food and she loved the crab cakes too! They also have delicious pies, cakes and cookies. They have a...More

Thank prettilittlemamma
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

But they serve a great breakfast too. Great breakfast, excellent service with a smile, and best of all it was Restaurant Week in Annapolis. Hmm. Hmm. GOOD! Our waitress, Nancy, did an exceptional job.... she's a keeper. If you are visiting Annapolis, make sure you...More

Thank J H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must visit when in Annapolis. It's a popular place so you often have to wait, outside, for a table. It's too small inside to wait indoors. The tables are close together. The wait staff is super busy because the place is always...More

Thank JenRob860
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John R
March 9, 2018|
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Response from Timothy L. C | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do.
m S
May 2, 2017|
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Response from MarieN67 | Reviewed this property |
Don't know for sure, but I highly doubt it. It is a very small place and walking between tables seems & feels crowded. Of course, you should call them to get a definitive answer.
March 22, 2017|
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Response from TexasAMC3 | Reviewed this property |
Menus are posted on their website or you can call.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
6:30 AM - 12:30 AM
6:30 AM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Main St, Annapolis, MD 21401-2064
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Annapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 410-269-6737
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