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Bulls & Bears Restaurant

) #20 of 213 Restaurants in Hagerstown €€ - €€€ American, ,
38 S Potomac St, Ste 1, Hagerstown, MD 21740-6499
+1 301-791-0370
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“crab” (16 reviews)
“bruschetta” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
38 S Potomac St, Ste 1, Hagerstown, MD 21740-6499
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a steak with a friend, it was well priced and cooked well, maybe a little over cooked for a rare but certainly nothing to complain about. The wine selection was pretty poor however, if you're going to eat here I'd definitely recommend accompanying...More

Thank Pity_the_fool
BullsBearsHagerstown, Director of Sales at Bulls & Bears Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of Bulls and Bears. We're glad that you enjoyed your steak and we will take your feedback about our wine selection into consideration. We hope that you dine with us again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The service was slow but friendly. We didn't see our server enough. The food was cold and bland. The beer was much too expensive. To start with, our crab fries were not at all what we expected. It was light on crab and cheese, and...More

Thank Gumby&PokeyDivers
BullsBearsHagerstown, Director of Sales at Bulls & Bears Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We apologize that your recent experience wasn't great. We appreciate your honest feedback and detailed explanation of your visit. We will use this information to improve in the future.

Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

A group of 25 or so of us met here and they have a cute, private spot downstairs for such events. The food was good and the drink selection adequate enough! We would return if visiting the area again.

Thank blanquita79
BullsBearsHagerstown, Director of Sales at Bulls & Bears Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Thank you for your review! We're glad that you enjoyed the Bullpen downstairs. We do hope you return again.

Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Great food- the bison burger, Thai chicken wraps and steak salad were all excellent!! Service was a little slow, but very nice. I'd definitely go back.

Thank mollyjacobs
BullsBearsHagerstown, Director of Sales at Bulls & Bears Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

mollyjacobs, Thank you for your review! We are glad that you enjoyed the food at Bulls and Bears and we will continue to work on our service. We're glad to hear that you will come back soon!

Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I had the Lettuce Wraps and a glass of wine at the bar. They were very tasty and the bartender attentive and pleasant.

Thank Cindy P
BullsBearsHagerstown, Director of Sales at Bulls & Bears Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Cindy, I'm so glad that you enjoyed your trip to Bulls and Bears on Sunday. I will let our bartender that night know that you appreciated her service. Please come see us again soon.

Reviewed 12 April 2017

I had dinner at Bulls and Bears with some friends, after a show at the Maryland Theatre recently and it was an excellent choice. The service was great and the atmosphere was very nice. It is not too noisy to have a conversation and the...More

Thank DonnaLynnMaryland
BullsBearsHagerstown, Director of Sales at Bulls & Bears Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Donna, Thank you so much for your review! We are so glad that you enjoyed our restaurant and the Chicken Chesapeake (it's one of our most popular dishes). We hope you come see us again soon!

Reviewed 27 March 2017

We visited this restaurant this past weekend, on great review from friends. We were able to eat outside, which seemed like a great idea but apparently this area is a little sketchy and scary from being approached, and the food itself was ever, the service...More

Thank Angela P
BullsBearsHagerstown, Director of Sales at Bulls & Bears Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Angela, Could you please email me (sebersole@dmbowman.com) the details on your experience including who your server was? I would like to get to the bottom of this. Our servers should never be rude to any customer and we want you to have the best experience...More

Reviewed 22 March 2017

The food was pretty good but the service was really slow. We arrived at 1:45 PM on a Sunday afternoon and ordered lunch. There were plenty of tables but none were cleaned. We waited for one to be wiped down and took our seats. Our...More

Thank Darduggle
BullsBearsHagerstown, Manager at Bulls & Bears Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Darduggle, I'm glad you enjoyed your food at Bulls and Bears but I'm very sorry to hear about the service you experienced. I will talk to my waitstaff about this as well as the chef to see what the issue was. Please know that we...More

Reviewed 8 March 2017

You sit in this charming old building that has obviously been lovingly restored and watch the people walk by...and the happenings of downtown Hagerstown. The food is great, service is timely and efficient as well as friendly, and you leave feeling like you have had...More

1  Thank Kim O
BullsBearsHagerstown, Director of Sales at Bulls & Bears Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2017

Kim, Thank you so much for your review! You definitely captured the feeling that we want our guests to feel when they dine with us. We are so glad that we could give you that experience and we hope that you join us again soon.

Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Half priced appetizers on Sunday was nice. The crab dip was on the salty side, and didn't see much crab. Chicken lettuce wraps were fresh. MD crab soup was really good. First Mimosa was on the warm side, next one was colder. Somewhat lacking in...More

Thank AllyJoy123
BullsBearsHagerstown, Director of Sales at Bulls & Bears Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

Jmam13, Thank you for your review on Bulls and Bears! We're glad you enjoyed our Happy Hour Specials, we have those same specials Monday-Friday 4pm-7pm as well! I will mention your comments about the crab dip to my kitchen staff. We hope that you join...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 S Potomac St, Ste 1, Hagerstown, MD 21740-6499
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Hagerstown
  • Phone Number: +1 301-791-0370
Description
Formerly Tristate Electrical Supply, the building was a quintessential landmark of the Hagerstown Commercial Core Historic District. During late 19th century, Downtown Hagerstown became the leading producer of furniture, organs and other products. This economic boom was caused by total redevelopment and transformation of the downtown commercial area during that period. As a major railroad center, Hagerstown maintained a stable economic situation during the Great Depression. Bulls and Bears was opened in the fall of 2008 by Jone and Don Bowman. After purchase of the building, no stone was left unturned to return the building to it's original luster through years of labor.
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