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Ragin' Reef

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
506 E Church St, Frederick, MD 21701-5766
+1 240-815-5438
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“lobster roll” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Bar, Seafood
€€ - €€€
506 E Church St, Frederick, MD 21701-5766
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm so happy they opened up their restaurant In Frederick!! We frequently visit their sister restaurant in Rockville--Nantucket's Reef and have always enjoyed great meals there. The food here is fantastic, from the Wicked mussels and lobster queso. Weekend brunch is awesome too, you can't...More

Thank MercuryV
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We received a coupon for Ragin’ Reef in the mail, as did another couple. Ragin’ Reef has been our “go to” place for crab cakes since they opened. With coupons in hand, we and the other couple met there for dinner. We were seated promptly...More

1  Thank Dub1955
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A work colleague recommended Ragin' Reef to me when I mentioned I would be in Frederick MD for the day. So glad as we had a delicious lunch meal prepared perfectly. My friend ordered the Crab-'No'-Cakes (double) dinner portion. The crab meat was so fresh...More

Thank Elan H
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Best crab cakes in Frederick. Large lump crab meat with very little filler. The mixed drinks were awful. Worst martini ever. They have a good selection of local beer on tap though.

Thank 8WonderWoman8
Reviewed 28 March 2018

We had an early dinner with my cousin and his wife here tonight. The food here is absolutely the greatest! Very fresh and very tasty!! Reasonably priced and GREAT service too! My wife and I had their fried oysters and they were the best I...More

Thank Barry1948714
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Decided to give this place a try for dinner mostly after reading the TA reviews, which now really baffle me. The place sits in the prior home of a popular Cuban restaurant tucked away from downtown out on East Church Street. The first thing that...More

Thank beefdoctor
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We met family at Ragin Reef for brunch today. Parking was difficult for our two cars as the lot was full on arrival. We were very impressed the first visit, but I believe that many have “discovered” the Reef now and they be feeling the...More

Thank SAinPA
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Driving from DC to Rochester NY. Thinking Maryland is known for crab cakes we stop at Ragin. GREAT decision. Fri evening 5:00, host gets us a table. May have been a unique seating but we got refills quick (we were literally in front of soda...More

Thank Nevin H
Reviewed 2 March 2018

I am a big fan of Ragin' Reef's discounted raw oysters during Happy Hour. But today was the first time I've enjoyed one of their $10.99 Lunch Specials. While my grandson ordered Shrimp Tacos from the Lunch Special Menu, I ordered the Reef Basket with...More

Thank WaterBuffalo2
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Finally got a chance to check out this spot. We were there for Happy Hour. Great prices on drinks. All of us ordered the fish tacos and they are delicious!! Grilled and it's a combination of salmon, tilapia & I forget the third one, plus...More

Thank Ragz4
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 506 E Church St, Frederick, MD 21701-5766
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Frederick
  • Phone Number: +1 240-815-5438
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