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BackFin Blues Restaurant

19 S Main St, Port Deposit, MD 21904-1717
+1 410-378-2722
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (17 reviews)
“veal oscar” (6 reviews)
“crab cakes” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
19 S Main St, Port Deposit, MD 21904-1717
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and very quick service. Crab cakes were best ever. Cornbread muffins were great. Reasonably priced local restaurantMore

Thank thomasmn2015
Bob S, Owner at BackFin Blues Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We love to hear this! And we truly appreciate your visit with us! It's our guests like you that keep us striving to be the best. We are so happy you enjoyed our famous crab cakes and cornbread muffins! Can't wait to see you again...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017

We went with another couple. It was a Saturday night. The place was packed, but we had a reservation and were seated immediately. Our server was excellent as was her support team. They have a decent beverage selection and our drinks came quickly. Two of...More

Thank rlewan
Bob S, Owner at BackFin Blues Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Thank you for the kind words! It makes us so happy to hear that you enjoyed a wonderful date night with us and that the food and service were excellent! Our signature tenderloin and chilean sea bass are definitely our favorites too ;) It's guests...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017

No doubt, the BackFin Blues’ Chesapeake Prime Burger is the best in the Baltimore region. Chef Bob created a unique blend of bay and turf tucked between fresh buns and local produce. Wow. The experience was complete with superb service... thanks to Rachel. Top it...More

Thank Clint G
Bob S, Owner at BackFin Blues Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Love to hear this! Thank you so much for joining us and we are excited to hear you loved our Chesapeake Prime Burger! We aim to please and that means the world to us :) Thank you again for the kind words and awesome review....More

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent meal , we have been here many times for a variety of occasions and have never been disappointed

Thank Lazzerid
Bob S, Owner at BackFin Blues Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

You are awesome! We love to hear this! Thank you so much for the great review and we look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 21 September 2017

We have been twice and both times the food was excellent. Not the fastest place, but for upscale food, it's nice to get a salad and two veggies included along with freshly baked bread. I am a big guy and portions were ample on all...More

Thank Steve T
Bob S, Owner at BackFin Blues Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2017

Thank you so much for joining us, Steve! And thank you for the great review! We are honored to have very helpful feedback from you and we are so excited you loved our salads and signature Prime Rib! That means a lot to us. Looking...More

Reviewed 17 September 2017

This is a great restaurant, located in the historic town of Port Deposit, MD. The food is so good whether you are looking for steak, or seafood, you really need to eat here. Especially if it is a special occasion

Thank AZwonder
Bob S, Owner at BackFin Blues Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2017

Awesome! Love to hear reviews like this! Thank you so much for joining us and for the kind words! It means the world to us that you love our steak and seafood! We hope you will join us again soon! Take care!

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I was very pleased with my selection. I had the filet. Was very pleased with the way it was prepared as well as the side dishes. The French dressing was the best French dressing that I have ever had. I must place for dinner!

Thank COLEVILLE
Bob S, Owner at BackFin Blues Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

We couldn't be happier to read your review, Coleville! Thank you so much for joining us and providing the awesome feedback! We hope to have you join us again soon for another filet and our famous French dressing! ;) Have a great weekend!

Reviewed 11 August 2017

We were very, very pleasantly surprised at the dinner we experienced recently at Backfin Blues in Port Deposit. We had heard mixed reviews of the place and tried it on the basis of a Groupon offer. It's located in Port Deposit, an up and coming...More

Thank casallese
Bob S, Owner at BackFin Blues Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

We love to hear this! Thank you so much for joining us and providing us the awesome feedback! It means the world to us that you loved our scallops and blackened fish. We thank you again for joining us and we look forward to having...More

Reviewed 26 July 2017

This was our first visit to this establishment. It's a little hard to spot instantly, it's on main street. Parking is scarce at first site but turn down the little hill next to the establishment and behind the building there is a small parking lot...More

1  Thank tltango
Bob S, Owner at BackFin Blues Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Wow! Love to hear this review! It means the world to us that our amazing guests like you love our food and establishment. We are so grateful for the awesome feedback and we truly are thrilled you had such a great experience with us. Rob...More

Reviewed 22 July 2017

My wife and I have been there quite a few times and have taken friends. Food is always great. It is kinda small so be sure to make a reservation.

Thank shawnt632
Bob S, Owner at BackFin Blues Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Thanks for your comments! My Staff and I look forward to your next visit! Regards, Chef Bob

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Response from wayne h | Reviewed this property |
Excellent food, and service Back Finn Blues is on the pricy side, but we'll worth the visit.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 00:00
Thursday
17:00 - 00:00
Friday
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 S Main St, Port Deposit, MD 21904-1717
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Port Deposit
  • Phone Number: +1 410-378-2722
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