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Bread and Circuses

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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403 Delaware Ave, Towson, MD 21286-5100
+1 410-337-5282
10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Tue 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wed - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Sat 4:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Lutherville, Maryland
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We went for brunch on Sunday. Food portions are generous, but not too much. Taste: DELICIOUS!!! Everyone will find something to enjoy, fresh ingredients, friendly service.

Thank rmmarcin
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice ambience in a small town street in Towson. Good parking which is free after 6 pm and the adjacent parking lot. Just across the street from the County Courts and close to the Library. Just a 5 min stroll from the Towson Mall and a local Hotel. Good selection of hors D' Oeuvres, main courses and specials. A... More 

Thank Mikejcg
Wallace, North Carolina
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189 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here last saturday night because of trip advisor reviews. Was not disappointed. Located about 1 block off york road in the middle of towson this little establishment puts out some great food. We started with the onion soup (soup of the day) which was the only disappointment, too salty and served to cold, the seafood bisque which was rich... More 

Thank hyeykysy
Baltimore, Maryland
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hidden gem in Towson. Cozy and romantic, great food, especially the fish choices.Tucked into a quiet side street, great but small bar with excellent cocktails. Reservations needed for the weekend but usually able to get a table without wait on weekdays.

Thank eck2eck3
Towson, Maryland
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quirky little spot in Towson, decent wine selection and typcially they have an interesting fish dish on special. My favorite is the captain chesapeake! We have been here several times for couples outtings, family, and friends.

Thank daviae71
Reisterstown, Maryland
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

Looked for a decent lunch in Towson It was very good I'll b back for diner Looks promising Staff was very helpful too

Thank ray1964
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

Remarkably, there may be no better place in Towson for lunch. Classy menu. Quality food. Pleasant service. Reasonable prices in context. The parking may be on street or in library parking garage. Try it out.

Thank pmz
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93 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2016

Enjoyed our meal of French toast and salmon sandwich on a muffin. Takes at least 15-20 minutes from ordering to get food. Order of scrambled eggs too greasy and sent back. Never asked to refill my empty coffee. Good value. Probably should not have brought our young grandchildren but they found enough to eat.

Thank organizedplanner
Reisterstown, Maryland
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88 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2016

We visited this restaurant with friends on a recent Saturday night. Everyone's meals were very good, but we had difficulty in obtaining a bottle wine that was on the wine list, but no in their wine cellar. We had selected three wines, which were all out of stock and then we asked the waitress to tell us what she had... More 

Thank Pme55
Orlando, Florida
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 8, 2016

Whenever we are in the area this place is a must. We have eaten lunch here and last night we experienced dinner. It was amazing. The crab cakes are some of the best we've had and the mushroom ravioli was fantastic. Can't wait for our next trip to Towson to tryout more of the menu

Thank Tmfried

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$8 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 403 Delaware Ave, Towson, MD 21286-5100
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Towson
  • Phone Number: +1 410-337-5282

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?