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Ott House Restaurant

5 W Main St, Emmitsburg, MD 21727-9246
+1 301-447-2625
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good42%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“wings” (37 reviews)
“crab dip” (15 reviews)
“burger” (16 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
5 W Main St, Emmitsburg, MD 21727-9246
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I live near Westminster, MD and I ski often at Liberty Mountain in Fairfield, PA. The Ott House is on my way. I love their oyster sandwich with a mug of cold beer after spending the morning on the slopes. It's a homey and happy...More

Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

being a local myself, I find this place the last place to go. food is average, atmosphere is ok. big problem is on friday nights. the fireman training down the road brings in a not so nice crowd at times. cant believe how fireman can...More

Thank 3chele
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We stop by after skiing once a week. This place has good food and a large variety or beer. The crab dip, wings, and steak sandwich are really good, so are their fish and chips and all the chicken salads we tried. I specifically like...More

Thank Soossy
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Ott House is conveniently located off Rt 15 in Emmitsburg, between Frederick and Gettysburg. Fun atmosphere, full of Fire Department patches from National Fire Academy. Great food at good prices. Lots of beers too! Music on weekends.

Thank Beth J
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Great time with old friends. Up for a Saturday afternoon Basketball Game at MSM. We enjoyed the food/beer choices and service.

Thank tmocon1
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

My wife and I both had the chili burger. Everything at the Ott House is simple and well done. We also had the Oysters Roberto. Everything is tasty and extremely well priced for what you get. The Ott House is a valued local establishment that...More

Thank Bryan H
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

In town for a basketball game we visited the center of Emmitsburg for lunch. The Ott House appeared to be our best prospect. Basically a large sports bar with pool tables and lots of televisions, we took a table in a side room near a...More

1  Thank PeterOakfarm
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Got Otts to go when passing through Emmitsburg. Cannot beat the wings! They bring back fond memories of college and are just as good now as they were then!

Thank andrew m
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We were travelling through the area and sought out a restaurant that we thought might represent local fare of a sort not available back home and that had earned decent reviews. Our meals, fish dishes and beef dishes, were all really great. We tried the...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Otts has some of the best Wings around Frederick county.. They also have some good cheese fries. Its a nice bar and the people that work there are very friendly!

Thank Ryanha86
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 W Main St, Emmitsburg, MD 21727-9246
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Emmitsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 301-447-2625
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