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Big Pickle FoodBar - CLOSED

209 South Tablot Street, St. Michaels, MD
+1 410-745-8011
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
23 Jun 2013
“Closed - now it's the Blackthorne Irish Pub”
19 Jun 2013
“Good but over priced”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Bar, Delicatessen, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
209 South Tablot Street, St. Michaels, MD
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Reviewed 23 June 2013

The Big Pickle closed a few months ago. The restaurant space has been replaced by the Blackthorne Irish Pub.

1  Thank nagiffag
Reviewed 19 June 2013

I didn't like the name when it first opened and thought it was a deli at first. It didn't go with the upscale bar atmosphere that they tried to create. Drinks very expensive too which is why it is now closed!

Thank folger830
Reviewed 7 March 2013

I've been to Big Pickle on several occasions with a large party and been disappointed with the service all times. The ambiance is nice upstairs and when they get live music. But I am also biased because I am not a huge sports bar fan...More

1  Thank Liz L
Reviewed 18 February 2013

My husband and I were visiting St. Michael's and the surrounding area for a weekend away. We went to the Big Pickle for lunch and to warm up from the cold and windy day outside. The restaurant is decorated nicely, very modern. However, it took...More

1  Thank Julie P
209Management, Manager at Big Pickle FoodBar, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2013

We apologize to any customers that were not satisfied with their experience at The Big Pickle. Currently we are starting a new partnership/ownership. In the matter of days, we will be under new management with a new name! new menu, new smiles, new Flat Screens...More

Reviewed 17 February 2013

Stopped in for lunch at about 2:30 PM...what a mistake! We were seated for nearly 15 minutes before anyone even came by to ask about drinks. It took about the same amount of time for the drinks to arrive and get an order placed. One...More

1  Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 25 December 2012

Jaime, the manager was nothing short of superb. On a solo mission of solice and grief after having lost my daughter, I could not have found a better place. Great music, food, companionship, ambience, I love this place. I will Always be back...

3  Thank Carl H
Reviewed 27 November 2012

excellent service, waitrtess was lovely, efficient and hospitable. The pastrami on rye did the job. Not expensive and the wine was excellent.

1  Thank barnyardMoraira
Reviewed 14 November 2012

The employees were super friendly and helpful! The food was absolutely delicious and the portions were generous. It was our first stop in St. Michaels and set the tone for a wonderful weekend!

1  Thank Cindy C
Reviewed 12 November 2012

I was not expecting much, knowing that we'd just be ordering sandwiches, but everything was delicious, waitress very nice, and comfortable. We had the calamari for an appetizer, and it came with a delicious mango dipping sauce. My hamburger was great too, as were the...More

1  Thank saswan
Reviewed 24 October 2012

If visiting St. Michaels, Maryland, make a special effort to stop in at the Big Pickle Food Bar. Yes, you can get pickles there, but go for the food, drink and fun atmosphere. Our first visit, several years back, found a comfortable lounge area at...More

2  Thank Ted J
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  • Address: 209 South Tablot Street, St. Michaels, MD
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Talbot County  >  St. Michaels
  • Phone Number: +1 410-745-8011
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