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Dogfish Head Alehouse

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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800 W Diamond Ave, Gaithersburg, MD 20878-1413
+1 301-963-4847
Today
11:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun - Mon 11:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Gaithersburg, Maryland
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

To go along with the best beer anywhere, the 60 minute, try the Turkey Avocado Club. Hopefully you will have Dylan as your server for a perfect dining experience

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Thank Marilyn O
Laytonsville, Maryland
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Been to the "dog" many times. Food and service is always good. Burgers are good and need to check on what is the "burger of the month". Some are very unusual. As an app, hummus is good. If really hungry or a larger group, the nachos are good. Had them with just 2 of us and was too much for... More 

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Thank dianem20882
Gaithersburg, Maryland
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Delicious! The food, service, and atmosphere where great. We ordered iff the menu and enjoyed the relaxed setting!

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Thank Cheryl1241154
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Weekend vacation , Busy restaurant , the grouper sandwich was spectacular . Wife had turkey bacon avocado sandwich which she thoroughly enjoyed . We came back next day for lunch mahi mahi tacos were eh so so . wife had spring salad with grilled chicken and loved it , great restaurant . Staff seems to disappear at end of meal... More 

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Thank Ryan K
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been to Dog Fish several times, it's usually very very busy! I'm not a beer drinker, but when they've joined us for dinner, they are impressed by the brews. The food is usually well prepared bar food, good selection, huge portion sizes, nice fish specials. Our last visit was an exception, poor service, the mixed drinks were awful (OJ... More 

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Thank Evan R
Dayton, OH
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85 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by here on a Tuesday night and really enjoyed it. The service was outstanding, very friendly, professional, and attentive. They have a good selection of beers and the food was excellent. Very comfortable place to eat. We'll definitely visit again.

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Thank C_and_B_Dayton
gaithersburg, United States
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are local residents but love Dogfish Head Alehouse. Service is always good and food is great. Soft pretzel with crab dip is to die for! Fried grouper sandwich is another must try. You won't be disappointed if dine here for lunch or dinner. Great selection of micros for the beer drinkers :)

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Thank Alison T
Wilmington, North Carolina
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55 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although I have been to this Dogfish several times, I have never reviewed. They have always done a great job, serve awesome food and drinks, and even have Special events. They had a New Years Eve dinner special which was fantastic. From 7-9, and 10-12 seating. Will be back!!!!

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Thank Dale A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visit some friends in MD and this was in the area. This restaurant had great food, drink, and service. Would definitely go again and will look up the locations in VA.

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Thank Oaktop
Dorking, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food. Great service. Good selection of ales. Bring your passport if you are young looking. A British driving licence was not accepted!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 W Diamond Ave, Gaithersburg, MD 20878-1413
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Gaithersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 301-963-4847

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