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Shab Row East Street, Frederick, MD 21701 (East Patrick and North East)
+1 240-651-5155
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11:30 - 21:30
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 - 20:30
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Frederick, MD
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great for a quick lunch or a leisurely dinner. There are a lot of different menu options to fit your food lifestyle. The food is authentic and delicious. There is a large outdoor patio. Unfortunately it doesn't have a view. Well worth the dinning stop.

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Thank Dan G
Tyrone, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I met a friend here for lunch and walking around the town. We were given a nice window seat. We had the loukaniko and falafel. Both were great--the loukaniko is a bit spicy. The service was very good, though it took awhile to get served. That wasn't a problem as it gave us time to visit. I'm looking forward to... More 

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Thank Miles2Go1029
Frederick, Maryland
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Try to sit on the patio in the back. Lovely! Be sure to try the shrimp appetizer and the Brussels sprout side order. Avoid the nights with live music; it usually isn't great and is just annoying if trying to have conversation.

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Thank simroy2015
Frederick, Maryland
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We love going to this restaurant. Their food is always consistently good whether you like seafood, beef or lamb or vegeterian. The four of us all had different menu items and were pleased with our choices. Our server was very professional and checked on us often although it was Restaurant Week and very busy. The onsite parking in the rear... More 

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Thank Marlenbill
North Dakota
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51 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were coming from a friend's memorial service in Frederick and looking for a place to have a light meal. This small plates establishment came up, and we tried it. Ayse Meze had a very pleasant atmosphere and wait staff. My wife ordered the beef sis kebab, and I ordered the brussel sprouts. My wife enjoyed the beef sis kebab,... More 

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Thank Atlanta1965
Frederick, Maryland
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very professional and good food. There are not on Market so I feel they know they have to be a step above. Also, they have parking which is awesome. Get the flaming cheese. Bar scene is casual and really nice. Music a lot of nights.

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Thank adachaliee
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

when we went there, we were seated in what i thought was a prime location, window seat. we ordered food, and then i noticed there were tons of flies in the window! and we had to wave them off our food! DUDE! Flies! Yes, i should have asked to move or mentioned it to the server (who really should have... More 

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1 Thank Randy G
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40 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

We've eaten at Ayse Meze several time, and every time the food, service and atmosphere is excellent. Love the "small plate" way to try several different things for dinner, all expertly prepared and very well conceived. Reminds us of our visits to Istanbul, Italy, Greece and the Adriatic.

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1 Thank Evan R
Washington
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

I made a reservation for late in a weeknight for friends who were visiting from out of town, so we could catch a literature reading at Sky Stage. The staff called to inform that the grill would be closed when we got there. Rather than changing our plans, we stopped by early and pre-ordered our meal. The staff guided us... More 

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Middletown, md
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234 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017

We were a party of 18, and had called for a last minute reservation. They managed to seat us by 8:00 pm. The table had one waiter, Glen. I was skeptical that he could pull it off. He did. Glen was terrific. Every order was delivered perfectly. No mistakes. Unbelievable. Only one issue: the restaurant ran out of steak. Two... More 

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Mary C, General Manager at Ayse Meze, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! We're glad that all of you enjoyed your visit, despite the shortage of steak. We had a record breaking night on the date of your visit, and it's great to hear that the food and service continued to be great throughout the night. Thank you again for your continued feedback and patronage. We're... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
Lebanese, Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Greek, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 20:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:30
Thursday
11:30 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shab Row East Street, Frederick, MD 21701
    (East Patrick and North East)
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Frederick
  • Phone Number: +1 240-651-5155

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