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STARTERS‏
Home Made Potato Chips
Choice of parmesan, old bay, or bleu cheese
$4.00
Boardwalk Fries
Choice of parmesan, old bay, or bleu cheese
$5.00
Damian's Wasabi Oysters (Seasonal)
Panko encrusted w/ ponzu for dipping
$10.00
Ma's Meatball Sliders
Fresh mozzarella on our oven baked bread
$8.00
New Orleans “BBQ Shrimp”
Rich & a little spicy, bread for sopping up the sauce
$11.00
Today's Ravioli
Chef’s hand made selection. Choose 3 or 5
3 $10.00
5 $15.00
Mussels
White wine & garlic, or bleu cheese & bacon
$11.00
Ma's Meatballs
Baked w/ fresh mozzarella
$3 each
Seared Diver Scallops
Spinach, crispy prosciutto, citrus jus
$12.00
Soup of the Day
$7.00
SALADS
Fennel & Arugula
Lemon oil vinaigrette, goat cheese
$8.00
Grilled chicken $+5.00
Grilled shrimp $+6.00
Green Bean & Prosciutto
Parmesan cheese‏ & ponzu style dressing
$8.00
Grilled chicken $+5.00
Grilled shrimp $+6.00
Wedge
Bleu cheese,‏ bacon, tomato & red onion
$8.00
Grilled chicken $+5.00
Grilled shrimp $+6.00
Classic Caesar
House made‏ dressing & croutons
$8.00
Grilled chicken $+5.00
Grilled shrimp $+6.00
Market Salad
Ask your server for today's selection
$8.00
Grilled chicken $+5.00
Grilled shrimp $+6.00
SANDWICHES‏
On our artisanal bread w/ homemade potato chips.
Chicken Parmesan
House made mozzarella
$11.00
Fries $+2.00
Jenn's Roasted Veggie Panini
Gruyère & balsamic reduction
$10.00
Fries $+2.00
Madeline's Wasabi Oyster Po-Boy
Dressed w/ lettuce, tomato & rémoulade
$12.00
Fries $+2.00
James' Chicken Cutlet BLT
Everyone loves bacon, but you can leave it out
$12.00
Fries $+2.00
Angus Burger
Choose any pizza toppings to build your own
$10.00
Fries $+2.00
Meatball Sub
Three of our famous meatballs & house made mozzarella
$10.00
Fries $+2.00
DESSERT
Cupcake of the Day
Please let us know if you have a sprinkle allergy
$5.00
Cheesecake of the Day
Ask your server for the chefs selection
$7.00
Eastern Shore “Beignet”
Powdered sugar, raspberry coulis
$7.00
Chocolate Lava Cake
Creme anglaise, chocolate sauce
$7.00
Warm Bread Pudding of the Day
Seasonal flavors, cream cheese icing
$7.00
WOOD-FIRED PIZZA‏
12” pies made in our oak-fried oven
Bianco (White)
Hand made fresh mozzarella, olive oil & seasoning
$11.00
Margarita (Red)
Milled tomatoes, fresh mozzarella
$12.00
Boardwalk (Great for Kids)
Red pizza, blend of mozzarella & provolone
$10.00
SPECIALTY PIZZAS
Onion Tart
Caramelized onion, gruyere & sour cream
$15.00
Vegan Pizza
Artichoke, tomato, baby greens & red wine vinaigrette
$15.00
Chef's Favorite
White pizza, prosciutto, arugula & balsamic reduction
$17.00
Spinach & Artichoke Pie
Spinach, artichokes, & tomatoes, basil oil
$17.00
Meat, Meat & Meat
Pepperoni, sausage, meatballs, & tomato gravy
$17.00
Pizza of the Day
Ask your server for todays selection
$17.00
ENTREES & PASTA‏
Ava's Boneless Short Rib
Seared & fork tender, parsnip puree & glazed carrots
$22.00
Steak Frites
8oz local certified black angus flat-iron, bordelaise, hand-cut fries
$21.00
James' Chicken Parmesan
House made mozzarella, spaghetti
$15.00
Chicken Marsala
Made a la minute, baby Bella mushrooms, seasonal vegetables
$16.00
Spaghetti & Ma's Meatballs
Straight-forward comfort, hearth baked bread
$15.00
Rigatoni Bolognese
Rich, creamy, hearty & “old school”
$16.00
Fettuccine & Roasted Vegetables (Vegetarian)
Seasonal vegetables, fettuccine
$15.00
Sherrie's Shrimp Fra Diavolo
Fettuccine, fresh tomato, basil, capers & a little spice
$16.00
Pan Seared New Bedford Scallops
Parsnip latke, seasonal vegetables, lemon white wine jus
$22.00
WINE VAULT
Bruno Giacosa Rabaja di Barbaresco
$195.00
Bruno Giacosa Rabaja di Barbaresco
$370.00
Bruno Giacosa Asili di Barbaresco
$175.00
Gaja Sugarille Pieve Santa Restituta Sang
$210.00
Gaja Barbaresco Nebbiolo
$230.00
Château Haut-Brion Premier Cru Classe Bordeaux
$410.00
Les Cailloux Centenaire Chateauneuf-du-Pape
$310.00
PRICE RANGE
$8 - $22
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Italian, American, Pizza, Bar, Pub
FEATURES
Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Best pizza and subs in town!!!!! Sat on patio and experienced excellent safety protocols. Go every year.

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Pizza and cocktails were spot on. Wedge salad was just ok. Back porch atmosphere is pretty cool. Would definitely go back.

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife chose this restaurant since we lived in Naples, Italy for about 3 years. It's always so sad that it's terribly difficult to find a pizza like we experienced in Italy. I'm not saying Ava's was 100% on, but for the same reasons none...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were visiting friends in town and this place was highly recommended. We were able to dine in the enclosed patio, which is dog friendly. They even have a dog menu, which our four-legged friend truly enjoyed! The human food was equally as good!

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed June 1, 2020

So since all of this Covid mess, my Wife and I decided to get out of the house finally and take a drive. We agreed upon Ava's in St. Michaels, having been there before and very happy with the layout and food offered, it would...More

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed February 18, 2020

This is a fantastic restaurant. Great staff. Excellent food. I recommend the homemade potato chips with fresh crumble bleu cheese.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 15, 2020

When we came down to St. Michaels, we were looking for a quick getaway. While there, we came across Ava's Pizzeria. The pizza itself looked absolutely amazing, and was very tempting and difficult to not choose. However, I went with the pasta bolognese and my...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 10, 2020

Enjoyed our visit! Sat in the bar area and enjoyed mussels, fries and wine. Service and food were great!

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 2, 2020 via mobile

Had to wait a while even at 230 in the p.m but it was worth it. Great Detroit pizza and the meatballs were excellent too.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 28, 2020

Highly recommend the delicious pizza which we had to go. Service was very quick and server was very pleasant

Date of visit: January 2020
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cindywC1389NK
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.
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karij218
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!
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Milksboroj
March 11, 2016|
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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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