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Busboys and Poets

5331 Baltimore Ave, Suite 104, Hyattsville, MD 20781-1926
+1 301-779-2787
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (26 reviews)
“grits” (11 reviews)
“nachos” (8 reviews)
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American, Bar, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5331 Baltimore Ave, Suite 104, Hyattsville, MD 20781-1926
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was so incredibly delighted to dine at this artsy style eatery. I grew up in Hyattsville and spent much my life there before moving away 7 years ago. Coming no back was not like come by home... it was better! The dining scene thrived...More

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

delicious food...I have always enjoyed their food.... friendly staff brilliant atmosphere.... you can enjoy great drinks at the bar if you in the mood to just chill and hang out ...

Thank Trina T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the College Park, MD location for an after graduation celebration. Our group was larger than expected and the hostess was very accommodating. The food and drinks were good surrounded by an inviting atmosphere; not to mention the nearby large parking lot. I would...More

Thank Darlene D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From live music on occasion to an eclectic art collection, this restaurant with a progressive orientation provides a different experience.

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a recommendation of good friends and boy we were unimpressed with the experience. Service was ok, but the food was mediocre at best.

Thank Alex B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have dined at other Busboys and Poets locations in DC. Tried this location in Hyattsville. Lots of parking nearby. Large restaurant space. Even at just 50% full, the service was atrociously slow. Not enough staff or our server was very inattentive. He spent time...More

Thank delaware-veg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decent coffee and a nice variety of options on the menu make this a great meeting place for friends. You can satisfy vegetarians, vegans, meat lovers and gluten haters under the same roof. Their salads are fresh and there are some great combinations. I had...More

Thank Daphne G
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Food is excellent. They have a good selection of vegetarian, vegan and gluten free options. Great place for brunch.

Thank lilith79
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Our first visit to Busboys & Poets. Our daughter-in-law picked this place because of the many vegetarian options. We went on a Sunday, arriving around 12:15 and had a 30 minute wait. One side of the menu listed brunch items and the other side was...More

Thank Jan S
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This venue offers great comfort food, a fun selection of books, and a creative ambiance. One can also dine outdoors, weather permitting.

Thank marcsX9529ZD
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5331 Baltimore Ave, Suite 104, Hyattsville, MD 20781-1926
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Hyattsville
  • Phone Number: +1 301-779-2787
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