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Pappas Restaurant - Parkville

€€ - €€€, American, Seafood
1725 Taylor Ave., Baltimore, MD 21234-6109
+1 410-661-4357
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (179 reviews)
“lump meat” (6 reviews)
“soup” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1725 Taylor Ave., Baltimore, MD 21234-6109
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Many crab restaurants to frequent in Baltimore... one of my all time favorites is Pappas... getting the “double” crabs cake gives one the luxury of crab “overdose” to hold you over to the next Time Also love the vinegar sliced cukes that are the “first...More

Thank Marc W
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place touts crab cakes which are "Opera's Favorite," and I must say they do not disappoint. The imperial crab here is to die for. In my opinion, it is the best imperial crab in Maryland and probably the best I have ever had. It...More

Thank Haitham A
Jeanie R, Owner at Pappas Restaurant - Parkville, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the wonderful feedback. We are so pleased to hear how much you enjoy our crab cakes and crab imperial. We are delighted everything was delicious and you were not disappointed. We appreciate the great compliments. We will see you next time. Have...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I found Pappas after doing some research to find a place to have lunch for a business meeting. I had the stuffed shrimp and they were surprisingly fresh, not the frozen kind I've come to expect in this area. The crabmeat was also seasoned well....More

Thank Cheryl S
Jeanie R, Owner at Pappas Restaurant - Parkville, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the wonderful feedback. We are so pleased to hear how much you enjoy our crab cakes and crab imperial. We are delighted everything was delicious and you were not disappointed. We appreciate the great compliments. We will see you next time. Have...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been going to Pappas now for over 40 years and their food, service, and atmosphere are as top-notch as ever! Being born and raised in Baltimore, I know my crab cakes! And Pappas crab cakes always remind me of the ones my Grandmom made...and...More

Thank Mike_Stogoski
Jeanie R, Owner at Pappas Restaurant - Parkville, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Mike, Thank you for the marvelous feedback. We are so happy to hear that you always have such a great time here with us at Pappas. We are so happy that our crab cakes are so great and you really enjoy them. We're pleased you...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017

I really like eating here. We usually sit in the bar and we always feel welcome, the service is fantastic. The crab cakes are delicious!!More

Thank Nancy W
Jeanie R, Owner at Pappas Restaurant - Parkville, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Nancy, Thank you so much for the kind words. We are happy to hear how much you enjoy your visits with us. We're delighted to know we provided a welcoming atmosphere and our team members are always wonderful. We'll see you next time your in....More

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

I love this place. Their crab cakes are to live for. They are humongous, no filler only jumbo lump. They also have really good crabs.

Thank saliceh
Jeanie R, Owner at Pappas Restaurant - Parkville, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you for the kind feedback. We are so happy to hear how much you love it here at Pappas. We're delighted the crab cakes are wonderful and you enjoyed them so much. We'll see you next time. Have a great week!

Reviewed 3 September 2017

We did our own taste test for Maryland crab cakes (are there any other worth tasting??) - Pappas' vs Koco's. We were split evenly. Don't get me wrong - they are both delicious. Pappas' was a bit more mild with giant hunks of lump crab....More

Thank bcwestvirginia2
Jeanie R, Owner at Pappas Restaurant - Parkville, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you for the review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience here with us. We appreciate the positive words. Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. We look forward to your next visit. Take care!

Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was pretty good though I'm surprised it is number one in the area. The crabcakes are the High Point and I agree there's lots of jumbo lump crab. And how stressing was homemade and fresh though the salad was unimaginative. Vegetables were only...More

Thank CarolLippa
Jeanie R, Owner at Pappas Restaurant - Parkville, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the crab cakes and our salads. We are happy our team members provided you with great service. We'll see you next time. Enjoy your week!

Reviewed 21 August 2017

We always have a great meal at this restaurant. Their crab cake platter is always delicious. We usually get it with Cole slaw and French fries. One of the best crab cakes around. We get the Maryland crab soup as part of the platter, and...More

Thank Mary Dot J
Jeanie R, Owner at Pappas Restaurant - Parkville, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Mary, Thank you for the review. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed our crab cake platter and the cole slaw and french fries were fantastic. We appreciate the kind words. We can't wait to see you next time. Thank you again and have...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017

On my 5 month long stay of the area, I made Pappas my place when I wanted mussels and beer. Their crab cake is great too. Got to mention good shrimp cocktails. We always set at the bar because the service is so great. The...More

Thank John S
Jeanie R, Owner at Pappas Restaurant - Parkville, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017

John, Thanks for the wonderful feedback. We are so happy that you enjoy it here at Pappas. We are thrilled the mussels were to your liking and our crab cakes were excellent. We're delighted our team members always provide you with fantastic service. We'll see...More

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Response from raoulhood | Reviewed this property |
my menu was a special menù for the dinner. sorry I will try to upload it again. Best wishes
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It's probably a good idea to make one! Enjoy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1725 Taylor Ave., Baltimore, MD 21234-6109
    (Taylor Ave. and Oakleigh Rd.)
  • Public Transportation: MTA: Loch Raven Blvd. and Taylor Ave.
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore
  • Phone Number: +1 410-661-4357
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