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Shannon's Saloon

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Irish, Brew Pub, Pub
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9338 Baltimore National Pike, Ellicott City, MD 21042-2805
+1 410-461-4588
11:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 10:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Although you enter through the bar, this is a great family restaurant. Lots of menu choices and not too expensive. Friendly, accommodating staff, but sometimes a little slow service. I am in love with the BBQ chicken salad (order it with honey mustard dressing!), and hardly ever get anything else, but sandwiches are piled high, and food is prepared like... More 

Thank Joni H
Ellicott City, Maryland
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

My husband read about one the specials Shannon's was having on a Monday evening. We had such a nice time, the service was outstanding, the food was amazing.

Thank SharEC
Columbia, South Carolina
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is very good. I especially like the French Onion Soup and the Ruben. Service is prompt and efficient. Thumbs up

Thank obrooks2017
Baltimore, Maryland
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42 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is popular with locals. It's consistent and reasonably priced. Good service. Food is average, American fare is what they serve. The place is small - tables are close together and there a few booths. The bar is a decent size but fills quickly with regulars. Parking is difficult, the lot is small and shared with other businesses.

Thank RRoss0411
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Started with the best & most generous martini in town followed by sweet potato soup and entrees of pork shanks and BBQ salmon. It's not New American cuisine, just excellent traditional comfort food. Both my wife and I have become regulars for the excellent food and service at reasonable prices.

1 Thank Steve E
Columbia, MD
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348 reviews
297 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

My wife and I went to Shannon's for my birthday and had another wonderful dining experience. I ordered the Oyster Platter and my wife ordered the grilled Salmon. The food was delicious as always. Our server Tammy was the best. Shannon's is Super!

Thank LordThomMohr
Plymouth, Wisconsin, United States
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Looking for crab cakes, found them here. Had the fried ones, they were very good. The French fries could have been hotter and crispier. I liked their homemade tarter sauce.

Thank Connie M
Ellicott City, Maryland
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

We went to Shannon's Saloon for a dinner. We ordered two of their soups, a burger, lamb leg, philly cheesesteak, and a chicken dish. We liked soups a lot. Philly cheesesteak and chicken dish were good and the burger was average. My wife did not like the lamb. Service was great and the atmosphere was quiet and relaxing. I have... More 

Thank Mihai C
Ellicott City, Maryland
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Shannon's Saloon offers quality food at a reasonable price. We've eater there several times and have always had good food and beverages with excellent service.

Thank EC_Resident
bridgeport, wv
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181 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Loved the menu variety and food! We went there for a casual evening meal with friends (with kids). The restaurant had appetizers, entrees, and sandwiches for every appetite. I had the french onion soup followed by crab cake sandwich. Lots of fresh crab in the cake. No one had any complaints - on the grilled chicken sandwich, tenderloin of beef... More 

Thank cdaughe

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$31
American, Bar, Irish, Brew Pub, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9338 Baltimore National Pike, Ellicott City, MD 21042-2805
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ellicott City
  • Phone Number: +1 410-461-4588

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