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Rip's Country Inn

3809 Crain Hwy, Bowie, MD 20716-3605
+1 301-805-5900
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (24 reviews)
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“prime rib” (9 reviews)
Opens in 21 min
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
3809 Crain Hwy, Bowie, MD 20716-3605
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Rip's has been around since 1952. The atmosphere is country and dark. The food was OK, but not great. If you go to Rip's the Crab Cakes are the best thing on the menu. The Rib-eye was really fatty and not well prepared. Service was...More

Thank Jim J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the pub and restaurant. Very friendly service and good steak and calamari. Atmosphere was very nice and not a loud pub. You can choose to sit in the restaurant or pub. Our server Allen was very nice and friendly. Will go back again for...More

Thank Buia59
william b, Manager at Rip's Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to provide us with your feedback. We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your visit with us. We can't wait to have you back, so we can continue to WOW you with our food and service! Sincerely,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Straightforward food -- good service, yummy seafood. What more could you ask for? Seems to be a family-run place, lots of regulars from the area. The cream of crab soup was thick, creamy, with a good amount if crab meat. Quiet venue -- a portion...More

Thank Tammy W
william b, Manager at Rip's Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Tammy, Thank you for taking the time to let us know how we are doing. We are so happy to hear you love our Cream of Crab Soup! We hope to see you back again very soon! Sincerely, Rip's Management

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My Dad and I ate here for first time despite our having been somewhat local for over 40 years. It was our last visit as well. The best thing about our meal was our phenomenal server, Sarah. Sarah really was excellent. Unfortunately, the food was...More

Thank Finnishmaria
william b, Manager at Rip's Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are so sorry to hear that your experience did not meet the standard we are so well known for. We appreciate the time you took to provide us with feedback, so that we may continue to grow as a business. We are a Family...More

Reviewed 9 June 2018

I've driven passed this place several times and know it has been here in this location for many years, so I thought it must be 1/2 ways decent if it's lasted this long. Not so much really. I found the meal average at best and...More

Thank Mako13Man
william b, Manager at Rip's Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to provide us with your feedback. We are so sorry that you were not WOWed by your visit with us. We're a Family Owned and Operated business who opened our doors in 1952 and work hard everyday...More

Reviewed 30 May 2018

Hadn't been to Rip's in over 20 years. It was my Dad's favorite place to eat and hadn't been back since he passed away. Was traveling with friends and we stopped in for lunch. The waitress did a fantastic job taking care of us. Everyone...More

Thank blues4545
william b, Manager at Rip's Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

We are so happy you took the the time to come back and visit us. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely, Rip's Management Team

Reviewed 21 May 2018

My husband and I have been to Rip's for all the meals and really only care for their breakfast meal. We also really like their deli - fries are sooo good!

Thank kfedney
william b, Manager at Rip's Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

We are so happy to hear you enjoy your Breakfast visits with us! Your feedback is crucial for us becoming the best restaurant in Bowie, and we appreciate you taking the time to share it with us! Sincerely, Rip's Management Team

Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

I had a lovely buffet brunch at Rips. The selection was excellent and the service was friendly and prompt. I will return!

Thank tbtrips
william b, Manager at Rip's Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Thank you for joining us for our Brunch, we look forward to seeing you again soon! Sincerely, Rip's Country Inn

Reviewed 18 April 2018

The waitress was never around, we had to ask other waiters for our food, drink refills and the check. When we finally got our food it was cold and disgusting.More

Thank Amanda H
william b, Manager at Rip's Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2018

Dear Amanda, We are so sorry to hear you did not enjoy your experience with us. We pride ourselves on being one of the best restaurants in Bowie. If we miss the mark, we appreciate your feedback so that we may correct what went wrong....More

Reviewed 16 March 2018

We haven't been here in years and usually do the Sunday buffet when we do. This time we had a late lunch on Sunday and the food was awesome. We started off with nachos and crab bites for an appetizer followed by cream of crab...More

Thank Sandra Y
william b, Manager at Rip's Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

Dear Sandra Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your meal with us and can't wait for you to visit us again. Sincerely, Rip's Management Team

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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, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
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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