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Timbuktu Restaurant

1726 Dorsey Rd, Hanover, MD 21076-1100
+1 410-796-0733
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“crab cakes” (413 reviews)
“seafood” (63 reviews)
“scallops” (28 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1726 Dorsey Rd, Hanover, MD 21076-1100
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Such a huge place tucked away, how had I not been there? Oysters fresh as an app and a huge and amazing crab cake for dinner. Yes they forgot my salad but I wouldn't have had space for it anyway... my bf had the Monday...More

Thank Lynne C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Crab Cakes?.......the best ever! Been there on several occasions either staying here or travelimg through area. Always make it a point to stop. It was hard but passed on the crab cakes and went with the Tuesday special which was steamed shrimp.....OMG! Another favorite in...More

Thank Eric B
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a 45 min drive for me but it is well worth it. The crab cakes are the best I have ever had. They have a single or a double crab cake platter, the crab cakes are so large that my wife and I...More

Thank K9065SBfrankb
Reviewed 1 week ago

Okay, I know, no sane vegetarian goes to a crab cake place ... but sometimes you are with other people and not making the choice. There was one pasta dish but that didn't appeal to me. So in cases like these I always improvise by...More

Thank ems_jls
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has the best crabcakes in Maryland. Went several times and was never disappointed. Will definitely go again.

Thank baltimoremd_11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in for dinner on way home from Airport (returning from vacation). Much as we remembered - only they had updated the outside of the building and I think the deli area. Entered to find the dining rooms unchanged, but starting to show their age....More

Thank Fran F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Busy, huge, bustling seafood restaurant with a very large menu (including non-seafood dishes). Maryland crab soup and team of crab soup we're ok but no more. Under spiced and not served hot. Lots of crab. The pasta dish was average and pasta not al dente....More

Thank Bcobert
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

it's a huge restaurant, they are known for the sea food. Big portions, you better be hungry! Very satisfying, fresh food, excellent meal!

Thank Comidapresente
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our office was taken to dinner here. We were a party of 7 and were seated promptly as soon as everyone arrived. We ordered the appetizer tray for six and there was plenty of food. Most of us ordered the broiled crabcakes. They are HUGE....More

Thank Croftcar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed dinner with friends who have relocated, and are now living in a senior living facility. We decided on seafood and Timbuktu was the logical choice. We were within the two hour window gor making a reservation and decided to drive out and wait...More

Thank williamf802
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June 3, 2017|
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Response from Joe M | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do.
February 15, 2016|
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Response from Leslye H | Reviewed this property |
I don't know the exact price but they do tend to run on the high side for all of the food items
February 4, 2016|
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Response from Leslye H | Reviewed this property |
Yes i think they do sell wine next door to the restaurant
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1726 Dorsey Rd, Hanover, MD 21076-1100
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Hanover
  • Phone Number: +1 410-796-0733
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