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Lemon Leaf Cafe

) #1 of 37 Restaurants in Chestertown $$ - $$$, American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
337 High St, Chestertown, MD 21620-1513
+1 443-282-0004
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
337 High St, Chestertown, MD 21620-1513
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a popular local restaurant, the go to place for both visitors and locals who want a good selection of American food options with a different spin.

Thank Rob C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chanced by one Sunday morning while visiting Chestertown. The dining area was sunlit, with a casual contemporary feel. The food was great!! We hope to go back if we are in the area again.

Thank Carol W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I previously wrote a great review for the Lemon Leaf. However, I was there again in March and it was a disaster. I do not know if it has changed hands or has new management, but I can not even describe all that went wrong....More

Thank Rinbin47
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Based on the reviews, I had the crab cake and cream of crab soup--both were delicious. I had the crab on my mixed salad with a lemon dill dressing. The service was friendly and efficient. Husband had the salmon risotto--nice flavor, but the rice wasn't...More

Thank oliver57
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really pleasant place for a good meal. Restaurant is modern yet warm, with clean white tables and crisp cloth napkins, artwork on the walls, polished wooden floors and neatly dressed servers. Food ranges from casual sandwiches to plated entrees which are pretty good. Perfect for...More

Thank Daphne G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in for lunch on a day trip to the Chestertown area after reading the good reviews. My sandwich, grilled cheese with bacon was OK but nothing spectactular. I also got a cup of the cream of crab soup and maybe after reading all the...More

1  Thank Michelle R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've had dinner at the Lemon Leaf cafe many times during my stays in Chestertown and it can't be beat. The crab cakes are amazing and a very generous serving, the cream of crab soup is the best thing I've ever had on the Eastern...More

Thank DCHams
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunch with 2 of my children and husband. We ordered sandwiches and salads. We ordered the advertised "gluten free" meal for our daughter who has Coeliac disease. They asked if it was for an allergy as it's not really gluten free since they...More

Thank Dougtm1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ordered the Incredible Chicken Sandwich to go. Took two bites and saw that the chicken was raw. Called to tell them and they were nice and offered a new sandwich, which I declined. Took the sandwich back and was refunded the whole bill (which included...More

Thank momoffive22
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Walked into the restaurant and waited for a staff member to seat us. Ordered our drinks as we looked through the menu. Our waiter got lost delivering our drinks, trying to deliver them to the wrong table. But we did order. As we waited for...More

Thank Richard W
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James T
Do they have many gluten free options?
22 September 2015|
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Response from mileyjackie | Reviewed this property |
I do not know. I am sure if you call the restaurant they will be happy to help you.
Tracy A
What would be the average price for two to eat?
5 August 2015|
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Response from Helen H | Reviewed this property |
I would check the menu. When we went I recall it was very reasonable for what we ordered for lunch.
Tracy A
What would be the average price for two people to eat?
5 August 2015|
Response from Helen H | Reviewed this property |
Please check menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
07:30 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 337 High St, Chestertown, MD 21620-1513
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Chestertown
  • Phone Number: +1 443-282-0004
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