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Ships Cafe & Pub Incorporated

) #16 of 86 Restaurants in Catonsville €€ - €€€ American, ,
828 Frederick Rd, Catonsville, MD 21228-4505
+1 410-744-1838
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good41%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“steamed crabs” (20 reviews)
“seafood” (10 reviews)
All hours
American, Bar, Balti, Seafood, Eastern European
€€ - €€€
828 Frederick Rd, Catonsville, MD 21228-4505
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The folks at Ship's Cafe were very accommodating when I called ahead to tell them I was bring my 92 year old Mom with walker for lunch. The soft crab sandwich was fabulous! Very fresh and sauteed to perfection. Mom is still talking about because...More

Thank Datsun280Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived around 7 PM and ordered 1 1/2 dozen large crabs. There were no light crabs! Awesome! They were steamed perfectly with just the right amount of Old Bay. Our server was attentive and just stopped by when she sensed we needed something -...More

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Crab & Shrimp Nacho were fantastic. The Crab Cakes are huge. They told us they had only medium & small Crabs that night. The dinners in the area we were in got great looking Crabs. Our server was very good.

Thank pskomorn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious crabs. Expensive? Not quite so taking into account the amount and quality of the food!!!! Will get back 1000% THANK YOU GUYS for a great crablunch!!!!

Thank Koshkin D
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Don't go! This place is the worst. I tried to bring in a birthday cake and they acted like I was bringing in a bomb. I had 3 people follow me through the restaurant yelling at me, saying your not allowed to bring that in...More

Thank samantha v
Reviewed 10 May 2017

It was a short notice to accommodate my family of 12 and it was a success. We were shopping around for a nice quiet place to enjoy some Maryland crabs before we heading back home to Florida. They met all of our needs and most...More

Thank cardozaj
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

There is really no reason to go here unless you are looking for expensive crabs. They do except larger parties but that is the best I can say about it. They used to have outdoor seating but they sealed it up so we really rarely...More

Thank Jon L
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here on a Saturday (not sure why listed hours say closed on Friday & Saturday) and really enjoyed it. They had a much larger selection on the menu than I expected! I had the ahi tuna wrap and thought it was great....be warned...More

Thank AdventureMythsJon
Sharon A, Owner at Ships Cafe & Pub Incorporated, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

Jon, thank you for bringing the incorrect hours to our attention we will definitely get those fixed asap! The Ahi Tuna wrap has a kick but we like to think of it as a good kick, we're glad you do as well. Always love hearing...More

Reviewed 21 January 2017

Located conveniently on Frederick Road, but parking is not close so you may want to use the valet parking. The restaurant has many levels so if you have someone who has difficulty with stairs or in a wheelchair - make a reservation so that you...More

Thank Mary Ann M
Sharon A, Owner at Ships Cafe & Pub Incorporated, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2017

Mary Ann, Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a review and share your thoughts on our restaurant! We very much value what our guests have to say and try to take into account as much as possible when reading our...More

Reviewed 8 January 2017

People in Catonsville love to hype this place . But once again I find the place average for seafood . In Baltimore area much better choices .

Thank Terps007
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 828 Frederick Rd, Catonsville, MD 21228-4505
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Catonsville
  • Phone Number: +1 410-744-1838
  • E-mail
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