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Rip's Country Inn

3809 N. Crain Highway, Bowie, MD 20716
+1 301-805-5900
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (15 reviews)
“meatloaf” (12 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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3809 N. Crain Highway, Bowie, MD 20716
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the kind of place where you can get meatloaf and mashed potatoes and soup like your mother made.Nothing fancy and a limited dinner menu that does not even offer a crabcake sandwich, but a nice change from the chain restaurants.

Thank Joannie C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

attentive service ,consistent quality and local folks make this a consistent choice for me and family. if you are looking for local flavor and setting this is it. Several unique menu items like stewed tomatoes and home made meatloaf are examples of consistently available foods...More

Thank gallenbay
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Personable service. Great for work meetings and/or with friends.food is very good - comfort food - tasty and well-prepared. Restaurant is clean and service is prompt and attemtive to needs.

Thank Sheila J
Reviewed 18 May 2017

There have been many changes to Rip's decor and menu over the past few years As well as prices increased. I would not mind if the quality reminded high. I feel it has fallen off. The menu selections are limited and the once home-made taste...More

Thank dcwendy2016
Reviewed 15 May 2017

This place is a staple in the area. Been here for many, many years. I have since moved away, so when the chance to visit again arrived, I jumped on it. And I was NOT disappointed. The Cream of Crab is a MUST!!!! Full of...More

Thank Lewis21601
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Twelve retired old timers and 4 wives met for lunch. The lunch menu ranged from $8 to $19 (crab cake sandwich) and under, but you could also order from an extensive dinner menu. This was a central location with everyone driving 30-50 miles. I had...More

Thank Bruce L
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Returning to Rip's every Spring is much like encountering an old and dear friend. The food is "Country" and consistent. Server, D, war remarkable, extraordinarily caring for me and my crop of sons. Terrific starters including Fried Macaroni and Cheese Balls- not for those fearful...More

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We went for lunch and the food was great. Nice comfy eating place with very nice staff and the food was excellent. The price is great too, Can not wait to go back again.

Thank zeke0323
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Had not been to Rips for dinner in awhile, I stop by several times a month to get beer (they have a wide selection) and get something from the Deli. The service was good and the food was very good. If you go you'll enjoy...More

Thank tdtdurham
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Had been eating seafood for 2 days and wanted some beef. Was not disappointed. We had the steaks and they were perfect. What a great place. The service was incredible from the bar to the table. They treated you like it was a fine dinning,...More

Thank mudbug65
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Peter K
Is your Salmon farm or wild caught?
13 February 2016|
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Response from ronald s | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not really sure suggest you call them
Kentrel J
What are your hours of operation
6 September 2015|
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Response from MrOrph | Reviewed this property |
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
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3809 N. Crain Highway, Bowie, MD 20716
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Bowie
  • Phone Number: +1 301-805-5900
  • E-mail
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