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Rip's Country Inn

3809 Crain Hwy, Bowie, MD 20716-3605
+1 301-805-5900
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (24 reviews)
“meatloaf” (14 reviews)
“prime rib” (10 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 22:00 Hours
CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Food
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3809 Crain Hwy, Bowie, MD 20716-3605
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Reviewed 6 days ago

. We had reservations for 13. We were all there early. They sat us down 10 minutes after the reservations. They stuck us in the corner where we had not room. Waiter took 15 minutes to serve water. The bread came 15 minutes after that....More

Thank Gat0r259
william b, Manager at Rip's Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We are so sorry to hear you did not enjoy your experience with us. We strive to meet and exceed all of our guests expectations each and every day. Thank you for your feedback so that we may continue to grow as a business. We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place had great food and large portion sizes. Solid all-American fare. Service was speedy and friendly.

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not sure why this place is so highly rated. The food is good but the way it is rated I was expecting more. It is expensive as well. $13 burgers are steep. A lot of entrees in the high $20s. I'll try other restaurants in...More

Thank MMaldo2014
william b, Manager at Rip's Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello MMaldo!, Thank you for your response. We apologize that we did not meet or exceed your expectations and will strive to continue improving. We hope you indeed return to try us again!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Got seated right away. All six of us had the jumbo crab cake. Delicious! Wish it wasn’t so far from my house otherwise I would eat there more often.

Thank Kalle B
Matt G, Manager at Rip's Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Kalle! Thank you so much for your review, hopefully we will see you again if you're by our way in the future!

Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

I went to grips this past Sunday with my mother father and wife. I must say I was pleasantly surprised. I've been to Rips before for breakfast on the week but I did not know they had a breakfast buffet for Sunday brunch. I was...More

Thank Gordon C
Matt G, Manager at Rip's Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

Thank you Gordon!, We appreciate you giving us another shot and are glad we were able to impress you. Our Sunday Brunch Buffet changes each week (the breakfast staples, carving and omelette stations are always there) so please don't be surprised if you try it...More

Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

The food and service was great. The portions were more than enough. Wait time wasn’t bad. I would highly recommend .

Thank seafoodman2018
Matt G, Manager at Rip's Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

Thank you Seafoodman!, We hope you enjoyed the new menu and try us again soon!

Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

After a long day of watching granddaughters soccer game and shopping. We decided to take a break and finally eat. Thought about eating at a dozen places but finally stopped at Rips. Although we don’t eat here often it has been here forever. Maybe only...More

Thank Verna S
Matt G, Manager at Rip's Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Hello Verna, Thank you so much for trying us again. We are striving to meet and exceed the expectations we've set over the many years we have been in business and are very glad we could make you happy. We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 31 August 2018

Our American host brought us here on the way home from the Airport after 20 plus hours from Brisbane. It may not look the best by Aussie standards from the road but Once inside we found friendly staff, a clean restaurant and a comprehensive menu....More

Thank John and Sue C
william b, Manager at Rip's Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2018

Hello John and Sue!, Thank you so much for giving us a try after such a long journey. We truly appreciate your detailed feedback and hope you had a wonderful time on your trip; we are glad we could be a part of welcoming you...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a local restaurant to have dinner with an old friend. The menu has offerings for all; even those with dietary restrictions. Our waitress, Allison, did and outstanding job making sure everything ordered was correct. If you want fresh food at a...More

Thank Geta G
william b, Manager at Rip's Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2018

Hello Geta, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with us! We truly appreciate all feedback and recognition of individual staff members that contribute to your time spent with us. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your visit with...More

Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

We have not been to Rips for several years, so trying it again was a blast from the past. It has not changed much, same horsey decor, great drinks and an excellent menu. One of us is a meatloaf lover and was not disappointed with...More

Thank Dalesid
william b, Manager at Rip's Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Dear Dalesid, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with us! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your visit with us and we hope to see you again soon!! Sincerely, Rip's Management Team

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Response from ronald s | Reviewed this property |
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Hours: Mon 8:00 am - 10:00 pm Tue 8:00 am - 10:00 pm Wed 8:00 am - 10:00 pm Thu 8:00 am - 10:00 pm Fri 8:00 am - 11:00 pm Sat 8:00 am - 11:00 pm Sun 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 23:00
Saturday
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3809 Crain Hwy, Bowie, MD 20716-3605
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Bowie
  • Phone Number: +1 301-805-5900
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Description
Rip's is a local landmark serving the community for over 65 years. The Scratch Kitchen serves Comfort Food with a Kick.
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