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Ava's Pizzeria & Wine Bar

409 South Talbot Street, St. Michaels, MD 21663
+1 410-745-3081
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“meatballs” (125 reviews)
“pizza” (659 reviews)
“beignets” (41 reviews)
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Italian, American, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
409 South Talbot Street, St. Michaels, MD 21663
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We hit Ava's for lunch. They were busy so we figured it would be a good pick and we weren't wrong. The staff were friendly and the pizza was pretty great!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank penny0502
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a lovely experience at Ava's in St. Michaels when we stopped with our dog for lunch. We knew the enclosed patio was dog friendly so we brought her in, To our delight we were handed a special menu for doggie snacks! Along with...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Paula H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived at peak time so ate at the bar which was wonderful because of Becca! She made great suggestions (tomato bisque), was delightful and attentive. Our pizzas were excellent and we loved the atmosphere.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bonnies889
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great food and great service and won't have to sell children to pay for dinner. Has a great outside dining are with retracting roof. Very specialty pizza oriented but very good other things as well. Have taken myself, family, friends for lunch and dinner and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lovecabo2018
Reviewed November 12, 2018

Yummy salads and pizza - not fancy, but delicious. Outdoor seating is lovely, even in cold weather. Experienced wait staff aims to please.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Thomas T
Reviewed November 10, 2018

After a lengthy absence, we returned with friends. This a great place for pizza and other Italian delights. They don't accept reservations; however, they have a friendly bar scene to wait for a table which usually doesn't take long. There is parking on the street...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank George W
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

I have the honor to work in this neighborhood and Ava’s never disappoints! Good for lunch bites or take away. Always great pizza and they have a full bar. Try the meatballs!!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank romanc962
Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in for a light dinner, and we made the right choice. The pizza, that we shared, was probably the best that we have ever had in the US. It was done so perfectly from the crust to just the right...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Xeuropn
Reviewed November 1, 2018

We each tried a different pizza for lunch and I must say they were all wood fired and DELICIOUS! The salad was tasty too!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Peaches9876
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Dropped in on a chilly rainy fall afternoon for a drink with a group of six. We were welcomed with open arms and smiling faces that were followed up with excellent cocktails and wine. A warm environment (the bar and the back patio that welcomes...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank matthewc397
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Questions & Answers
July 15, 2017|
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Response from TammyGordon | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. It's more of a restaurant than straight pizza shop.
April 1, 2017|
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Response from ceabiscuit | Property representative |
Yes. It's small and can be noisy but it is family friendly. Please be sure to use our call ahead list to reduce your wait time as we do not take reservations. Thanks!
March 11, 2016|
Response from ceabiscuit | Property representative |
We have a call ahead list. Call 410-745-3081 an hour before and we ll put you on the list. We ll also text you when your table is ready. Please call if you have any questions. Thanks !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $22
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 409 South Talbot Street, St. Michaels, MD 21663
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Talbot County  >  St. Michaels
  • Phone Number: +1 410-745-3081
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