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Uncle Charlie's Bistro

834B High St, Chestertown, MD 21620-1135
+1 410-778-3663
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“burger” (21 reviews)
“bourbon bacon” (6 reviews)
“ice cream” (11 reviews)
American, Bar
$$ - $$$
834B High St, Chestertown, MD 21620-1135
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

We stopped in here after a long day of running around. We got the calamari as an appetizer. AMAZING! Husband ordered the shrimp/grits. I had the beef tenderloin sandwich. All of our food was absolutely delicious. Our one and only complaint is that my husbands...More

Thank Amy G
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

took my husband to Charlie's for Valentines with no reservation. Place was packed but we got a high top anyway. I ordered Ciopino and had to say it was as perfect and flavorful as any I have had anywhere in the world w/muscles and clams...More

Thank andovermeadow
Chuck M, Owner at Uncle Charlie's Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Having read some positive reviews here and on yelp I decided to go back. The positive was a special oyster fritter; generous and well cooked. The negatives are; Disorganized and very slow service. Server didn’t know what bourbons they had and didn’t seem to care....More

1  Thank wineo1946
Chuck M, Owner at Uncle Charlie's Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2018

I normally don't respond to the negative reviews but I have to this time. I have to agree this gentlemen s main course should have come to the table sooner than later, as I realize he had not been served his main course I personally...More

Reviewed 26 February 2018

Very engaging owner, Chuck. Family friendly dining at a good price. Homemade warm bread with roasted garlic-infused olive oil started off the meal perfectly. My seafood Alfredo entree indicated shrimp, lump meat crab and lobster but who expects to see an actual lobster tail nestled...More

Thank Scott L
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Charlie and Staff are excellent, but food disappoints. What happened to Uncle Charlie’s? We celebrated a family event at Charlie’s and were disappointed. Charlie and service was good in the past, but the food disappointed. Truly sad because Charlie is a fine host and his...More

1  Thank Judith H
Chuck M, Owner at Uncle Charlie's Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2018

All I can say is I would have hoped you said something to me while you were still in the restaurant I could have corrected it. I also know it should have been right the first time. I do apologize for that. Judith Please call...More

Reviewed 11 February 2018

Uncle Charlie's Bistro has always been an ok place to go eat. Didn't want to cook, go and get a meal. It has changed w/the new chef and a great staff. The food is delicious. Service is tops. We had dinner there on Sat., 2/10/18....More

Thank 081250lynda
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Excellent dinner. Excellent Service. Food portions are generous and the pricing is very reasonable. The quality of the food at this price is very impressive. Owner managed, and that is where this difference is made.

Thank Vernon G
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Our meals were delicious. I had the special which was beef tenderloin with a blue cheese cream sauce, fingerling potatoes and sautéed green beans. It was delicious and very reasonably priced at $25 and the potion size was good. My friend had the shrimp scampi...More

Thank ejoy18
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Best fried oysters! Good crab cake club and excellent Arnold Palmers. Lisa is a pro. Try her Key Lime Pie. We thought she was the owner because she is so into her job!

Thank Geri M
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I stopped in for a quick bite since it was burger night. I got the cob salad with oysters and she had the burger. The salad was huge and great!! Most times you only get 1 hard boiled egg- here you get...More

Thank Susan H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 25
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 9:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 834B High St, Chestertown, MD 21620-1135
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Chestertown
  • Phone Number: +1 410-778-3663
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