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Cafe Troia

31 Allegheny Ave, Ste 101, Towson, MD 21204-3900
+1 410-337-0133
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
31 Allegheny Ave, Ste 101, Towson, MD 21204-3900
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Although the Spaghetti Carbonara wasn't listed on the dinner menu our server assured me the chef would be happy to prepare it. Have always wanted to try this dish - sadly was a bit disappointed. The pasta was very overdone - the overall dish was...More

Thank Karen93550
LisaTM, Owner at Cafe Troia, responded to this review

Karen, Thank you for stopping by Cafe Troia during your visit and taking the time to leave us a review. We're glad to hear other than the Spaghetti that your meals were prepared so perfectly. As for the pasta, we're sorry to hear it did...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was outstanding. Atmosphere pleasant. Service outstanding! They have valet parking since parking is a premium in the neighborhood

Thank Scamperrat
LisaTM, Owner at Cafe Troia, responded to this review

Thank you so much for all your wonderful words regarding Cafe Troia! We appreciate you taking the time to leave such a nice review, we'll see you next time you stop by!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The veal was fair The salmon was good. The pasta was amazing with fresh tomatoes in the sauce Very happy with it A nice restaurant that presented a nice meal

Thank steverA8718SU
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I ate at Cafe Troia on a Saturday evening. I ordered grilled calimari and crab cakes. Everything was beautifully prepared and presented. The best crab cakes that I have eaten in many years. The calimari was delicious. Extensive well described wine list. Chocolate flan for...More

Thank mark r
LisaTM, Owner at Cafe Troia, responded to this review

Mark, Thank you so much for your kind words regarding Cafe Troia! We love and appreciate all feedback, especially when's it's as in depth as your review. We look forward to your return trip, see you then!

Reviewed 12 March 2017

We have been to Cafe Troia several times and have always found the food to be exceptional. For starters I had the Calamari Vesuvio. It was a bit chewier than I've had in the past. I should have ordered the Grilled Calamari which is much...More

Thank Michael P
LisaTM, Owner at Cafe Troia, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and feedback! I am so glad you enjoyed the food. We will alert the staff to be more observant and communicative in regards to the bread. While some customers enjoyed the bread (which we bake in house every day) without...More

Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

It may not be a totally fair appraisal to review a restaurant on a Valentine's Day evening but Troia's gave us a couple of great surprises a few nights ago. The first was an amazing grilled romaine salad. The romaine head was large and fresh...More

Thank William N
LisaTM, Owner at Cafe Troia, responded to this review

William, Thank you for taking the time to leave such an in depth review letting other users know what they can expect when visiting Cafe Troia! We love hearing that our guests thoroughly enjoyed their time with us and look forward to your return trip!...More

Reviewed 9 January 2017

We have been to this restaurant many times and have never been disappointed. The food, service and servers have always been to notch. Reservations are typically necessary on the weekend evenings as the restaurant can get pretty bus.More

Thank iram623
LisaTM, Manager at Cafe Troia, responded to this review

Hi Ira, thanks for the five-star review! We always love hearing from our regular customers here at Cafe Troia and are delighted to hear that we've never let you down over your many visits. We work hard to provide the best possible experience to each...More

Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

I went with friends for lunch and has never been. Beautiful atmosphere inside as well as a nice patio for outside seating.

Thank TamiLuber
LisaTM, Manager at Cafe Troia, responded to this review

Hi Tami, thanks for letting us know that you were impressed with Cafe Troia. A good atmosphere is just as important as food and service. Please come back again soon!

Reviewed 6 November 2016

My wife and I had her birthday dinner here. First time here for me she was here many years ago. The food was fantastic and tasty. You must try the grilled Calamari it was outstanding. Both my wife and I got the Agnolotti Piemontesi and...More

Thank jimmy19567
LisaTM, Manager at Cafe Troia, responded to this review

Thanks for choosing Cafe Troia for your wife's birthday dinner. It means a lot to us to hear that you both loved the grilled calamari enough to recommend it; we're confident that anyone who hasn't tried it, won't be disappointed. We hope to serve you...More

Reviewed 17 October 2016

A very nice, high quality restaurant hidden on one of Towson's many side streets. The interior setting nice. the food very good, and service was excellent. It is not cheap as this is not a place to get a plate of spaghetti and meatballs. I...More

Thank beachie909
LisaTM, Manager at Cafe Troia, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the review and the kind words, we appreciate it. At Cafe Troia we strive to give every customer an extraordinary experience, so we're delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit. The lamb chops are a particular favorite of ours, and...More

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Margaret W
I can't find menu prices
10 February 2016|
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Response from Steven S | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if they publish any menu prices --- the actual cost is a little high, but not out of line -- especially considering parking is not high -- next-door lot with meters
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Allegheny Ave, Ste 101, Towson, MD 21204-3900
    (Washington Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Towson
  • Phone Number: +1 410-337-0133
  • E-mail