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Hen House Restaurant

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18072 National Pike, 18072 National Pike, 21532-6012, Frostburg, Maryland, Frostburg, MD 21532-6012
301-689-5001
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Mon - Fri 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 21
    Excellent
  • 42
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food and service

Don't expect "interesting" dishes, but what's available is very good. A bit off the "path" but worth the effort.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 29, 2015
joem5636
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Grantsville, Maryland, USA
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83 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I have eaten here a few times in the past year and I must say, I have yet to find a place with better service. The food is average for the area, but what keeps us coming back is the way we are treated. I always try to request T.J or her daughter Erica if they are working. They are... More 

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Thank Butch9101
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I used to LOVEEE this place. Awesome chicken, sandwiches, seafood, soup and overall atmosphere. Now whenever I go, it's a different feeling there. The staff is always sort of annoyed that they have to wait on you or do their jobs, and the food just isn't the same. Not sure if the prices have increased, but now, they are super... More 

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Thank Kulinair8907
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015 via mobile

Excellent place to eat, plenty of setting, service is excellent. Food is off the charts. Weekend seafood buffet is unbelievable, all you can eat. Steaks the best in area. If you want an enjoyable meal don't pass on Hen House

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Thank Fjames61
Hagerstown, Md.
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

Very clean and nicely decorated. Food was excellent. Served hot and by very attentive wait staff. This was the spot we were looking for in our travels in Western Maryland.

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Thank Travelnut47
Grantsville, Maryland, USA
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92 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

Don't expect "interesting" dishes, but what's available is very good. A bit off the "path" but worth the effort.

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Thank joem5636
Maryland
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6 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

Fantastic food in a country setting. We were seated on the porch, which we loved. I ordered the fish dinner, which was light and tender - absolutely delicious, as was the fried chicken my husband ordered. Highly recommend it!

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1 Thank LBMaryland
Oakland, Maryland
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113 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

The sound echoes from everywhere and a nice conversation is not possible. Bread was delicious fresh and hot. Chicken noodle soup was plain and nothing at all special. Salad was a bottles Italian dressing. Fresh fries appeared to be from frozen. Fish was crispy and very nice. But from the price I had much higher expectations. They need a few... More 

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Thank dee8306
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015 via mobile

We stopped on the way home from a family vacation. We arrived at 5:10. We ordered a burger and fries, and a chicken breast with onion rings. It didn't seem to be a time consuming order, since the restaurant specializes in chicken. Our waitress promptly disappeared. At 5:40, our uninterested waitress announced that it would be a few minutes more.... More 

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1 Thank Candy G
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90 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015 via mobile

We chose this restaurant for a birthday celebration. The blue crabs were available & perfectly prepared. The seafood sampler & lump crab cake dinners were popular with our group. Family style salad & chicken noodle soup, and the most delicious homemade bread was included with our meals. The quality of our meals was very good as was the service. Tip:... More 

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Thank Pamela M
Wellington, Florida
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 via mobile

Great restaurant and service. Several places in the area close before 8 o'clock. The Hen House was open until 9 o'clock. We were road weary and hungry.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 18072 National Pike, 18072 National Pike, 21532-6012, Frostburg, Maryland, Frostburg, MD 21532-6012
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Frostburg
  • Phone Number: 301-689-5001

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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