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Brenda's Pizzeria

21311 Garrett Hwy, Trader's Landing at Deep Creek Lake, Oakland, MD 21550-7206
+1 301-387-1007
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (255 reviews)
“baked ziti” (5 reviews)
“salad” (42 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
21311 Garrett Hwy, Trader's Landing at Deep Creek Lake, Oakland, MD 21550-7206
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Reviewed yesterday

We headed to Brenda's for dinner after a long day at Wisp. Our server (Jeannie?) was prompt and very courteous. Delicious pizza and especially tasty garlic bread. My teenager insisted we bring the leftovers back to DC. The restaurant was very busy but service was...More

Thank juliehva28
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had eaten here once before and the food was great. This particular trip we called in a pizza to bring home with us...it was fantastic! This place is definitely worth stopping & grabbing a bite of good food.

Thank HonestReviewer1234
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Brenda’s food dismal fresh, delicious with great speciality pizzas. Great salads too. Relaxing atmosphere after a cold day at Wisp.

Thank DC1966GT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had heard the food here was really good. I agree the pizza we got was tasty. The service was slow and the server was not very friendly.

Thank ShirleyB0421
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Great pizza, very popular family place, so plan on a wait during busy times. Service was excellent, and we'll definitely return.

Thank Ellen F
Reviewed 22 December 2017

My family was in the area to purchase our home. We ordered the extra large pizza. IT WAS HUGE. The meal lasted several days. The desserts were delicious too.

Thank oldma00
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Pros: If you can sit by the window, you can watch the lake (literally the ONLY pro) Cons: Was here over 10 years ago and didnt like it but thought Id give it a second chance and was still disappointed! The food had no taste/flavor....More

Thank Tab H
Brenda M, Owner at Brenda's Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Hi I am sorry to read that you were disappointed again. I wonder what you ordered? I know this won't sound good but we use the same recipes and are careful using the best ingredients. I feel bad that you did not like the food,...More

Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

We went to this restaurant for take out pizza. First, I would say overall we were favorably impressed with the restaurant. We would like too return. The menus looked very good. Since we didn’t want to make decisions for our other family members, we simply...More

Thank JMEmden
Brenda M, Owner at Brenda's Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Hi John, Thanks for ordering pizza from us and I am sorry that it was not crispy enough for you. If you return ask on the phone if they can cook it a little crispy and they will. We serve so many people with different...More

Reviewed 20 November 2017

Some of the best pizza we have ever had. Ended up going twice in 36 hours even with all the other options in the area. Do yourself a favor and have a meal here.

Thank tom_crab
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Brenda's is a local treat. Great pizza, salads, pasta. Kid friendly. Great view of the lake. It's always busy and bustling.

Thank PiggednPoked4Dinner
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15 August 2016|
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Response from Randy T | Reviewed this property |
No they do not, sorry
7 March 2016|
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Response from George H | Reviewed this property |
I remember the pizza we shared was over average size - perhaps a 20" pie. As far as the slice - somewhere in the 3-4" range I think
Cindy M
26 July 2015|
Response from francis52 |
Yes we do and they are delicious. Just give us a call and we can tell you all about it. 301-387-1007. Thanks a lot, Brenda
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21311 Garrett Hwy, Trader's Landing at Deep Creek Lake, Oakland, MD 21550-7206
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Garrett County  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 301-387-1007
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