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$10 - $30
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American, Seafood
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Dinner with business associate was pleasant outside on the patio. Our server kept track of our progress even though we were the furthest table. Mash potatoes were smooth and crab cakes were a welcome treat after a long day of sales calls. It was so...good I took a bite before taking the picture.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed July 26, 2020 via mobile

Very nice outdoor dining on the covered patio, which we had a reservation for. Our table sat empty for 20 minutes before we were seated, however! The deviled eggs with candied bacon was delicious, as were the lobster roll and beef ribs. The chocolate waffle...was an excellent way to end our meal. Drinks were tasty and reasonably priced. Plenty of parking available. On the down side, our aussie roll order was forgotten (had to as a runner to get them) and our fries were not well down as requested.More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed July 25, 2020

I like my steak totally well done and rarely get that anywhere I dine ... I usually have to send it back to have it cooked more. The steak at Coastal Flats was absolutely perfect! And my husband said the burger he had was the...best he'd ever tasted. Will definitely be returning.More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed July 20, 2020

At lunch time we were greeted outside the establishment by a friendly host who immediately pointed me toward the revolving door for indoor seating when I stated my preference. We were immediately seated with plenty of space between booths for safety's sake. He had the...lobster roll and I had the day's special Mahi mahi. Both dishes were freshly prepared with great flavors and extra points for visual appeal. The Mahi mahi had so many layers happening at the same time that worked perfectly together. Maybe it was a little too salty but that didn't stop me from scraping the bowl for any last bits of the corn. Speaking of corn, the lobster roll comes with french fries and a grilled corn on the cob. The corn is to die for- roasty, tender and sweet. It's magic corn that doesn't care what season it is, it's just good every time. Only minor downside is I typically like drinking Arnold Palmers on hot days like today. Unfortunately they were out of lemonade so I had to switch to something else. Not a big deal. They now charge $1 for the rolls and butter but they were well worth it. Our server Lapriya was super sweet and efficient, keeping his iced tea glass refills coming and being around whenever we needed her. We will definitely be back again soon.More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed July 10, 2020 via mobile

We’ve been coming to Coastal Flats for almost a year and the food is always consistently good. The staff is friendly and they will do their best to accommodate your requests. I definitely recommend dining here.

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed July 7, 2020

So glad that GAR crossed the river, and came back to MoCo. I never get the same thing when eating at Coastal Flats, because they have so many delicious menu items. I do wish they would bring back the Drunken Ribeye - that I could...not pass up. I think the only failing at CF is that their Ozzie Rolls aren't as good here as they are at any of the Virginia locations. Not sure why that would be - but it is.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed July 4, 2020 via mobile

My girlfriend and I arrived to CF and were pleasantly greeted by the hostess outside at the front door. We were then told that she could seat us immediately, which made the night even better already. After we were seated we were promptly greeted by...our server for the evening, Donnie. Donnie took our drink orders and had them back to us very quickly. As my girlfriend and I were looking over the menu we found two appetizers that we were torn over. So when Donnie came back I asked him which one, out of the calamari or crab fritters, would he recommend and he told us to go with the crab fritters. Great suggestion! They were amazing. Donnie kept being attentive and saw my soda water was getting low and dropped off another one along with a steak knife so I would be ready for my meal that I ordered. My girlfriend went with the chopped salad with sautéed shrimp and idk what dressing was on that but she loved it. I picked the crab cake and 8 oz filet. Everything was delicious! Thank you to Donnie and the rest of the Coastal Flats of Gaithersburg staff! That was the best dining experience I’ve had in a long time and we will definitely be back!More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed June 22, 2020 via mobile

Went with a group of 8 family members for Father’s Day. Mask enforcement in place for staff and customers. We were split into 2 groups of 4 with one booth between us. All food and service was fantastic! We all felt safe and enjoyed our...food. We will be back!!More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed May 15, 2020 via mobile

Crab cakes and Fish fingers. Fingers were enjoyed, but those crab cakes lived up to the hype. Maybe best ever. And the brussel sprouts were great too!

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed March 12, 2020

A little loud (due to the bar ?), otherwise very nice. Waiters attentive., and VERY polite. Good choices.

Date of visit: March 2020
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