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Guide House

19112 Keep Tryst Rd, Knoxville, MD 21758-1315
+1 301-655-3663
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“cupcakes” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
19112 Keep Tryst Rd, Knoxville, MD 21758-1315
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Reviewed today via mobile

Charlotte was our server and couldn’t have been more accommodating! We landed here after our tasting at Bloomery Plantation Distillery with coupons for $1.00 off drinks. I wish I had done a little more research on the restaurant & food choices before heading there. I’m...More

Thank greenrooms
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful find! Decided upon dinner here after looking at TripAdvisor reviews. Walked in at 6 to a full bar and restaurant. Put our name on the wait list and headed to the bar for a beverage. We were immediately offered a a tray...More

Thank lwingold
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This place has great atmosphere and delicious food and drinks. The bartender was very attentive and took the time to work with me and assist with a gluten free lunch. Wonderful experience.

Thank Donna M
Reviewed 19 February 2018

No parking in Harper's Ferry, so stopped here. Had eaten at the old place-Cindy Dee's- but it looked like they had fixed the place up. They had. The menu was interesting. The food was really good! Excellent cream of crab soup-really quite good. I had...More

1  Thank Greenwave2013
Reviewed 12 February 2018

I have been a few times - all for lunch. A little gem of the beaten path. Lunch always great - great selections and sides. Bar service now available. excellent Burgers ! Hoistess and Wait staff always has been good.

1  Thank jstewart67
Reviewed 9 February 2018

This place is WONDERFUL! Local atmosphere synced with the local adventure: river tubing/rafting. Most of the staff also works as rafting guides for the local rafting company. They are welcoming, happy, enthusiastic and generally excited about what they are doing. And the food is beyond...More

1  Thank D J
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

This small restaurant has an outdoor rafting theme, which suits its location near Harpers Ferry and the Appalachian Trail. It was lively on a Friday night. The crab soup was very good, the hamburgers and grilled cheese sandwich were average, the French fries soggy, and...More

1  Thank Crcb
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Second visit and it’s even better. New booths and fresh paint make an amazing location better. We had the daily special poutine and OMG! Best food for miles. Staff is so friendly and prices are very reasonable. Happy hour 3-6pm every day. We will be...More

1  Thank Nathan G
Reviewed 22 December 2017

We decided to return to the Guide House last weekend. It turned out that they were serving brunch but you could also order from the regular menu as well. I had sausage gravy and biscuits with lemonade. The meal was great and I knew from...More

1  Thank Wickett52
Reviewed 7 December 2017

The food presentation was wonderful... the portions were generous and the service was outstanding. Good value for the money, and even more if you arrive before Happy HOur ends at 6 PM.

1  Thank Charles H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19112 Keep Tryst Rd, Knoxville, MD 21758-1315
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 301-655-3663
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