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Middleton Tavern

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2 Market Space, Annapolis, MD 21401-1804
+1 410-263-3323
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11:30 - 01:30
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Sun 10:00 - 01:30
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 01:30
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Just got some drinks at the bar, bartenders seemed a bit preoccupied but friendly when they finally came around, wife got the Ruby Finn which was very good! The bar seemed a little smaller than I envisioned here, but being one of the oldest restaurants in America and having that rustic charm, was a nice place for a drink.

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Thank tdear666
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I loved this place. I ate in the bar with the charming fireplace and TV's around. Friendly and interesting patrons. The menu had great variety and the fish was great. Also, most importantly, Frank the bartender was one of the best I've every had. He was the perfect combination of friendly, informative and engaging without being all in your business.... More 

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Thank Chris O
Annapolis, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a group that kept growing, and our waitress in the bar was incredibly accomodating. Food and drinks all at different times and she was unfazed. We had a great time.

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Thank janicepk
Fayetteville, Georgia
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127 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I flew in for a conference, and it was close to 9 when we arrived starving. Our food came out very quickly, and perfectly cooked. We both had the filets, and they were excellent! I also had black bean soup, which hit the spot! Our waiter was helpful, personable, and attentive. Casual, relaxed atmosphere. Something for everyone.

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Thank Jamie W
Newark, Delaware
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a very good experience. Service was great. The raw oysters were tasty and not over priced. The house ale was very good. My wife and I shared the smokehouse sampler. The sausage was very good, chicken was very tasty, the brisket was ok. The baked beans were excellent. We also shared the chocolate moose which was also very... More 

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Thank Charles M
Atlanta, Georgia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in mostly in part to being such an old and historical spot. It is all that. Happy Hour prices were in effect so had the Middleton Ale-pretty tasty and a glass of Cab. We're from the South and this pub had a nice but crusty bartender. Didn't seem too big on tourists but didn't hurt our feelings. Overall the... More 

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Thank babs227ga
New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted a good, simple meal in a friendly spot with some character. The Middleton took care of us. Good oysters. Their house ale was good. Sandwiches tasty. Parents, kids and grandkid left happy and full.

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Thank Keenefleet
Kennett Square PA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been to Middletown for dinner on previous visits, but this visit we did brunch. The brunch menu was varied enough and each of the three of us found something to like. My wife started with a strong Mimosa and enjoyed it enough to warrant a 2nd. Our son had a pancake stack that was a generic stack. I had... More 

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Thank steve1958
Elgin, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner here. The crab cakes were amazing and my husband loved the black bean soup. We had a very attentive waiter and found the restaurant charming. I later read some negative reviews which surprised me since we had a wonderful evening. We will definitely come back!

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Thank Melinda P
Nashville, TN
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It just couldn't get any worse. The service was horrible. The food was even worse. Bland, overcooked and the place was filthy. So many places to eat in Annapolis, any of them would have been better.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 01:30
Monday
11:30 - 01:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 01:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 01:30
Thursday
11:30 - 01:30
Friday
11:30 - 01:30
Saturday
11:30 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Market Space, Annapolis, MD 21401-1804
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Annapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 410-263-3323

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