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Timbuktu Restaurant

1726 Dorsey Rd, Hanover, MD 21076-1100
+1 410-796-0733
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“crab cakes” (337 reviews)
“seafood” (64 reviews)
“scallops” (31 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1726 Dorsey Rd, Hanover, MD 21076-1100
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Everyone says “They have good crab cakes.” They’re understating it. The crab cakes are awesome! All the food is great and Ann is the best. Had a great meal with great service. If you’re in the area, DO NOT miss the chance to eat here.

Thank Ched D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in town for one night only due to a flight cancellation. The man working the hotel front desk recommended this as a great seafood spot. We went on a busy Saturday night and were seated about 15 mins later. We ordered apps and...More

Thank funtimesahead317
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of 12 of us found the overall service very disappointing, and I personally will not being going back there, nor recommending them to anyone. 1. Most of the food arrived to our table on the cool side....not hot, nor reasonably warm. 2. At...More

Thank Michael J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I thought the crabcakes were very good. They are big - 8 oz, and more of a ball, like the crab fluff they had up the road. I had to talk my husband out of getting the two crab cake dinner, because I didn't think...More

Thank norskawood
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best crabcakes more crab meat and not all filling. They are a pretty good size. Just 1 will fill you up.

Thank 113robinr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love to go here for their crabcakes and the atmosphere here. Crabcakes are awesome! The service is good and the selection is great. There is choice to sit in the bar area or in the lounge....when available.

Thank Je R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had an early lunch here on Sunday Oct 1 at the bar. LaLa was the bartender and she was very nice and very attentive. So I should start by saying the service was really great. But as for the food, I got the jewles of...More

Thank LessWork M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped in for lunch on a Saturday afternoon. I haven't been here in years and we were in the area. The staff was friendly and we were seated right away. We both ordered the crab cakes with two sides. The crab...More

Thank 10isgirl
Reviewed September 16, 2017

I tried the crab cakes at this restaurant and they were not good at all, they were huge and they didn't get done in the middle because they were so big. When I am in Maryland I always try to eat crab cakes and I...More

Thank Keith C
Reviewed September 14, 2017

This place has been around for a long time & it looks it. The dining room has monotone wood paneling & too many mirrors. The staff was "fake nice" but did their jobs. The was surprisingly good. The Porterhouse steak was huge & cooked just...More

Thank Bob O
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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

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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
Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
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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