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May's

5640 Urbana Pike, Frederick, MD 21704-7306
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“hush puppies” (24 reviews)
“steamed crabs” (17 reviews)
“seafood” (55 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00 Hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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LOCATION
5640 Urbana Pike, Frederick, MD 21704-7306
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1 - 10 of 210 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great seafood place an hours drive from Chambersburg PA. I got AUCE hardshell crabs and fries,,,and my wife got the 4 pc.chicken dinner w/sides...Everything was GREAT,,,crabs were very sweet and somewhat full. Great atmosphere,,and great service...WOULD HIGHLY RECOMMEND for GREAT SEAFOOD for sure. Gary Lehman

Thank Gary L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We recently enjoyed a family dinner out. The steam platter (large) was overflowing with fresh clam, mussels, oyster, snow crab and steamed spiced shrimp. We even added on the Maryland Blue crab which was well worth a few extra bucks. The cream of crab soup...More

Thank Sakima R
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Not bad but a bit overpriced. Their all you can eat is based on market price. They have fresh seafood. Great staff. I figured their servings would be bigger.

Thank isay691
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Was visiting Frederick with family and wanted a good seafood dinner. This fit the the bill. Although they were out of crabs there was still plenty to choose from on the menu.. I had the clams, they were amazing the best I have ever eaten!

Thank mtnbamagirl
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Ate outside and it was hot and humid and wonderful! Perfect seafood plus wine and all on a wooden picnic table and loud and great!

1  Thank Tamara B
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Old fashioned crab boil served on butcher paper with lots of butter. We couldn't believe we found a genuine crab house--stomped on the brakes and turned around when we saw it on the roadside. It was worn and tired but the crabs were fresh and...More

1  Thank FlorafromHawaii
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

I order crab cake sandwich with sweet potato fries hubby ordered cream of crab soup and shrimp salad sandwich. We were both extremely pleased with the food. My crab cake was all lump crab it was wonderful, the cream in the crab soup was silky...More

1  Thank Suzi K
Reviewed 16 November 2017

My wife and I are are originally from Maryland, and so on a trip back 'home,' we naturally wanted some Chesapeake Bay delicacies. We found May's by way of a suggestion from the clerk at the Hampton Inn, and the original appeal was that it...More

1  Thank Scott A
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We asked the receptionist at a museum where we should go for dinner. She suggested May's... so off we went! It's a great little local restaurant with awesome seafood! We had a crab dip stuffed potato for an appetizer, very fresh salads and for our...More

1  Thank Lorna6750
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

The food was fast and fresh, our server was outstanding, and we had a blast sitting outside while enjoying our meals. Very fun place to go, would recommend to anyone who loves seafood!

1  Thank JPB712014
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jimcaskey2
27 August 2017|
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Response from kenjiprice | Reviewed this property |
You were lucky on previous orders. Mays is horrible. Don't ever go there again, place sucks. They serve dead crabs from China on their all you can eat menu... cheap assfood funny, today we went all the way to Jimmys Famous... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5640 Urbana Pike, Frederick, MD 21704-7306
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Frederick
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