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923 Ellsworth Dr, Silver Spring, MD 20910-4402
+1 301-585-1700
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good36%
  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (29 reviews)
“french toast” (15 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (16 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
923 Ellsworth Dr, Silver Spring, MD 20910-4402
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered an omelet that had peppers, mushrooms, onions, ham, and bacon which was wonderful. It came with a side of potatoes which were so good they rivaled the omelet. The freshness and quality of the ingredients was evident. My son had the chocolate pancakes...More

Thank Christirnmom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We sat outside. The space is filled with flowers and a tasteful waterfall. Very relaxing environment. The waitress arrived quickly and brought us hot, tasty coffee. We had 3 different types of omelets. My was Southwestern. It had lots of fresh veggies, salsa on the...More

Thank MdAnne
Reviewed 21 June 2017

With a name like "Eggspectation", you might "eggspect" (ha) that this place is for breakfast only. But - the menu spans the full spectrum from brunch to dinner. The surprise is that there is a bar with happy hour specials on drinks and appetizers, and...More

Thank davidnJ7307XJ
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Our last two visits to this restaurant were disappointing, to say the least. However, because we had prior good experiences, we wanted to give it one more chance. I'm happy to say that the issues with the service and the food seem to have been...More

Thank Stephen G
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Went early Sunday Morning to beat the wait line . I had the Eggspectation Omlette and added added fresh the seasonal fruit and berries . Husband had the Lobster Omlette. Friends had the Unexpected and Strawberry N Salted Carmel waffles . Everything was perfect.

Thank Karen6464
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Good basic brunch food- not spectacular, but it hit the spot. Not too long a wait, but the waiter kept making mistakes to our order.More

Thank JacqConn
Colleen M, Manager at Eggspectation, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Thanks for taking the time to let us know about your recent brunch. We're sorry to hear it was 'just meh' for you. We'd like to invite you back so we can show you how things are really done around here. Please speak to a...More

Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I got a burger with an egg on top of it along with a Bloody Mary and everything was perfection! Definitely a place worth going for brunch!

Thank taybritv
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

I've eaten at eggspectation quite a few times and have always enjoyed my visits and food. There was one occurrence where I had a stale muffin but otherwise pleasant visits with good service. I've tried the crab crepe, French toast, and pagé waffles. Something i...More

Thank Georgia T
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Don't know what has happened to this restaurant--we raved the last time we ate there, but our latest trip was a disaster. Service was terrible--we went on a week day, not crowded at all for dinner. Personnel were nice enough, but inattentive. We never got...More

Thank Stephen G
Colleen M, Manager at Eggspectation, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Thanks for taking the time to share your concerns with us. Our goal is to make sure all guests have 5-star food and service, and it sounds like we've really missed the mark for you lately. Usually our servers are quick to make sure you...More

Reviewed 26 April 2017

I have been here several times and every so often this also runs on Groupon (just a tip). I usually get the crab egg Benedict which is my fave from the menu. The prices are ok and the French toast used to be delicious but...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 923 Ellsworth Dr, Silver Spring, MD 20910-4402
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Silver Spring
  • Phone Number: +1 301-585-1700
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