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Rip's Country Inn

3809 N. Crain Highway, Bowie, MD 20716
+1 301-805-5900
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (15 reviews)
“meatloaf” (12 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3809 N. Crain Highway, Bowie, MD 20716
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I love going to Rip's. Although is a little bit of a drive from our house, the food is worth it. Whether we dine in or take out, we are always completely satisfied with our food order. Although we tend to order...More

Thank J F
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great variety, flavor, and service. A nice place to go back to. We were pleased with the attentive service and are already planning our next trip back.

Thank asbbot
Reviewed 16 July 2017

I ate here several years ago and had an OK meal. I had lunch here today and the food and service were very good. We all had crab cakes which were good, but not exceptional. Service was friendly and efficient. Our crab cakes were $19.00...More

1  Thank yodab
Reviewed 2 June 2017

This is the kind of place where you can get meatloaf and mashed potatoes and soup like your mother made.Nothing fancy and a limited dinner menu that does not even offer a crabcake sandwich, but a nice change from the chain restaurants.

Thank Joannie C
Reviewed 26 May 2017

attentive service ,consistent quality and local folks make this a consistent choice for me and family. if you are looking for local flavor and setting this is it. Several unique menu items like stewed tomatoes and home made meatloaf are examples of consistently available foods...More

Thank gallenbay
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Personable service. Great for work meetings and/or with friends.food is very good - comfort food - tasty and well-prepared. Restaurant is clean and service is prompt and attemtive to needs.

Thank Sheila J
Reviewed 19 May 2017

There have been many changes to Rip's decor and menu over the past few years As well as prices increased. I would not mind if the quality reminded high. I feel it has fallen off. The menu selections are limited and the once home-made taste...More

2  Thank dcwendy2016
Reviewed 15 May 2017

This place is a staple in the area. Been here for many, many years. I have since moved away, so when the chance to visit again arrived, I jumped on it. And I was NOT disappointed. The Cream of Crab is a MUST!!!! Full of...More

Thank Lewis21601
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Twelve retired old timers and 4 wives met for lunch. The lunch menu ranged from $8 to $19 (crab cake sandwich) and under, but you could also order from an extensive dinner menu. This was a central location with everyone driving 30-50 miles. I had...More

Thank Bruce L
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Returning to Rip's every Spring is much like encountering an old and dear friend. The food is "Country" and consistent. Server, D, war remarkable, extraordinarily caring for me and my crop of sons. Terrific starters including Fried Macaroni and Cheese Balls- not for those fearful...More

Thank Michael R
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Peter K
13 February 2016|
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Response from ronald s | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not really sure suggest you call them
Kentrel J
6 September 2015|
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Response from MrOrph | Reviewed this property |
Hours: Mon 8:00 am - 10:00 pm Tue 8:00 am - 10:00 pm Wed 8:00 am - 10:00 pm Thu 8:00 am - 10:00 pm Fri 8:00 am - 11:00 pm Sat 8:00 am - 11:00 pm Sun 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3809 N. Crain Highway, Bowie, MD 20716
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Bowie
  • Phone Number: +1 301-805-5900
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