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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 good23%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
506 E Church St, Frederick, MD 21701-5766
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Comfortable eastern shore feel. Nothing fancy here with the decor, but the crabcakes are up there as one of the best I have ever had. Must try!!

Thank T F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was skeptical when we pulled up and almost didn’t go in but I’m glad we did.... upon arriving you see a drab building off the beaten path with a partially filled lot and think no way is this 4.5 stars. WRONG! The place is...More

Thank Unique2myself
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We read other reviews of this restaurant and got off the highway to check it out. SO worth it! They make the best hush puppies I’ve ever had. The fish basket was great, too. Our server, Eric, was so friendly and helpful—he really went the...More

Thank emmeness
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

small place with very good service had the crab no' cake which was good not great. as i get more familiar with the menu i may like it more- will be back!

Reviewed 2 September 2018

Just now found out about this place and so glad I did! Went for a late lunch on a Saturday - around 2:30 and it was nice and quiet. Our server, Eric, was very friendly and the music was wonderful - 70's and 80's funk...More

Thank crocuslover
Reviewed 24 August 2018

I ate here recently with friends who live in Frederick. I was a little surprised when we entered the restaurant because it did not look like a place that they would frequent. I quickly discovered that this restaurant is very different from the trendy restaurants...More

Thank Ward416
Reviewed 20 August 2018

An excellent rendition of shrimps and grits on their Sunday brunch menu. A $2 Bloody Mary, made it a complete adventure. Friends had the Ragin Ranchero, another beautiful representation of the classic huevos rancheros, but with a twist. The basket of fried oysters and fries...More

Thank Smokeynav
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Excellent fresh seafood in a relaxed atmosphere. I enjoyed their broiled gigantic scallops - 8 of them - cooked to perfection. Combined with a brunch-time bloody mary, this is just heaven. Prices are reasonable and serviceperson Eric is quick and very polite. The owner also...More

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Decided to stop based on previous reviews. My husband and I both had the seafood baskets... I had the scallops and he had the Gulf shrimp. Very heathy portions, seafood done just right... lightly battered and very fresh tasting. Can’t beat the two dollar Bloody...More

Thank Danielle B
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

On our way home from Washington DC, we decided to stop for lunch. It was around 1pm on Sunday, the staff was very friendly and helpful. The brunch menu was amazing! A good variety of breakfast and lunch items. We ordered hushpuppies as an appetizer....More

Thank Sandy D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
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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