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The Fish Whistle

98 Cannon St, Chestertown, MD 21620-1582
+1 410-778-3566
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good42%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“fish tacos” (25 reviews)
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“hush puppies” (8 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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98 Cannon St, Chestertown, MD 21620-1582
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

We arrived, but snuck out without sitting down! I try to ask patrons who are leaving what they thought of a new (to us) restaurant, and get some tips on ordering. The best response I got here was "it's all right". Hmmmm. We walked in,...More

Thank bhalpern10
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We have been here a couple of times but after today---- no more! WE waited 20 minutes for a waitress who only came because we sought her out. WE were outside with a nice view, but 20 minutes is a bit extreme. We ordered and...More

Thank Heather L
Reviewed 3 August 2016

We found this restaurant via restaurant.com and decided to try it for my husbands birthday. We live about 2 hours from Chestertown, but it was a beautiful day and worth the drive. We arrived around 3 pm and decided to have a late lunch rather...More

Thank Susan R
Reviewed 1 August 2016

At the very end of July 2016 we choose to close our business and give the crew the day off to beat the heat. The nearest watering hole was the Fish Whistle where I choose to treat my pantry staff to lunch and cold drinks....More

Thank gregK4571
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Super accommodating wait staff and great selection of lunch items. Perfect venue for farewell meal with two of my visiting adult children.

Thank EMME55
Reviewed 29 July 2016

I know a lot of folk go for the seafood, which they say is good. I loved the burger - came with really good potato salad and spicy cole slaw

Thank David R
Reviewed 28 July 2016

On a recent trip to Chestertown, The Fish Whistle was recommended by a store owner there. What a nice surprise! The restaurant sits on the Chester River and has panoramic views of the marina and River. The waitstaff was very friendly, knowledgeable about the beers...More

Thank Angelina C
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Was my first visit with a family member who lives in the area. It was a very pleasant visit, the view was spectacular and the food very good. I had the crab cakes and they met every expectation. My husband is vegan and they worked...More

Thank Donna M
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Was skeptical of The Fish Whistle based on the "negative" reviews which turned out to false!! When we arrived we were quickly seated and noticed the place was bustling. Thought we might have made a mistake. NO WAY. Our waitress, Misty, came by and took...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 17 July 2016

We go here often and never disappointed. The food is good and the wait staff is very friendly and attentive. Very relaxing and laid back on the deck.

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25 August 2016|
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Response from Brotherdickdca1981 | Reviewed this property |
I remember many of the dishes at Fish Whistle, but most dealt with seafood. Sorry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 98 Cannon St, Chestertown, MD 21620-1582 (Formerly Reiley's on the River)
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Chestertown
  • Phone Number: +1 410-778-3566
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