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Davis Pub

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400 Chester Ave, Annapolis, MD 21403
+1 410-268-7497
11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Kennett Square PA
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

So we happened by Davis' only because the Boat Yard had a 2-hour wait (and was so hot and claustrophobic at the bar you could barely breathe - so we couldn't hang there until a table became available). So from the parking lot, we "Trip-Advisored" other nearby casual locations and up popped Davis'. I had read a bit about it... More 

Thank steve1958
Annapolis, Maryland
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44 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great for an after sailing hangout. Parking is hard on the streets but you can park on Chesapeake and walk over.

Thank Victoria P
Annapolis, Maryland
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Last time, we sat outside on a beautiful sunny day. I had the steamed shrimp and my wife had the crab cake sandwich. I usually get the shrimp and she tries different items. Never disappointed.

Thank William D
Chicago, Illinois
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 27, 2016

Go with friends, or make new friends there. The friendliest place in Annapolis. Not pretentious, but not slack. Great food, great drinks, great atmosphere. Outdoor dining in good weather. Brunch, lunch.

Thank charlotteperson
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2016 via mobile

We have eaten here many times. Visited with out of town guests after a football game on 11/12/16. Gave our name to the hostess who said there were 6 or seven tables ahead of us so we ordered drinks at the bar. Over the next hour spoke with her twice asking about our table so she knew or should have... More 

5 Thank Machdoc
DavisPub, Owner at Davis Pub, responded to this review

I would like to apologize that your visit on November 12, 2016 did not meet your expectations. Our staff takes great pride in the level of customer service they provide our guests. I believe that is what separates us from other establishments and makes Davis' the unique place it is. I have communicated with both your server and the manager... More 

Bloomingburg, New York
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2016

First time visitors. Place was highly recommended and lived up to expectations. Service: exceptional! Every staff member was attentive and friendly. The entire staff ensured we had everything we needed and anticipated our wants. Food: Everything was really good, but the crab cakes were the star of the meal! WOW!! Crab cakes, full of crab, light on filler, heavy on... More 

2 Thank Teresa B
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

This is a fun place to eat or imbibe in a beverage. It was very crowded when we were there but it was also a boat show weekend. The menu is diverse and offers good choices. I had a Maryland style crab cake which was delicious. There is indoor and out door seating avaiable during warm weather. The service was... More 

1 Thank Marsha P
Collierville, Tennessee
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

Loved, loved, loved the Crab Pretzel here! It was the BOMB. We met some local folks and they steered us to this place for some local fare and drinks. We liked it so much we stopped in both days we were there!

1 Thank tigerfan279
Lakeland, Florida
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

We were directed to this area Pub by a local., on our first day in Annapolis. This quickly became our "Go To" place. Food was well prepared and all the servers and bartenders we came into contact with were extremely friendly. The bartender here makes the best "Dark And Stormy" drinks my wife has ever had. Wish we had a... More 

1 Thank Jack T
Wallingford, Connecticut
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67 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

We went here for a late lunch on Saturday and had a great meal! I had the cream of crab soup and the crab dip pretzel with bacon. When in Maryland, eat crab! Both were delicious, but very rich. If I am ever back in the area I would definitely go back!

Thank bflygrrl

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$8 - $20
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Chester Ave, Annapolis, MD 21403
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Annapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 410-268-7497

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?