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Banning's Tavern

$$ - $$$American, ,
42 E Dover St, Easton, MD 21601-3065
+1 410-822-1733
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good50%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
42 E Dover St, Easton, MD 21601-3065
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Reviewed 1 week ago

In old town Easton, MD. Good location. Free parking is at a premium. Good prices. Good staff. Small interior, but dooable. I had Shepherd's Pie & shared homemade onion rings with my spouse. Spouse had a Patty Melt. We both had bottled beer. ALL was...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved every drop of my Soup of the Day as well as every morsel of my Wedge Salad with a very nice 'salsa' of chopped tomato and blue cheese.

Thank SOCALGourmet
Reviewed 1 week ago

We, along with about 95 others, attended a cocktail party and dinner reception at Banning's Tavern this week-end. The food, the drink and service could not have been better. Perfectly cooked prime rib, Maryland crab cakes, and stuffed/infused chicken as entrees on a buffet was...More

Thank EastonLinda
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Catty-corner from the Tidewater Inn is Banning’s Tavern. A perfect counterpoint to the restrained dignity of that staid hotel, this is your ideal laid back local eatery. A library sized menu offers, under one roof, the delights of an Irish pub, a New York deli,...More

Thank Ben_Theretoo406
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We went before a show at the Avalon Theatre next door. Menu was extensive with specials to boot. Even the appetizers could suffice as dinner. Service was attentive and friendly but not invasive. Prices were moderate. Food was well-prepared. We'll return next time we're in...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Fun, relaxing dinner. Great service. Ashley is most attentive and describes off the menu specials very well. Wide selection of beers on draft. Moderately priced. Try the Banana Cream pie.

Thank Joseph F M
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We went because the restaurant was convenient to our hotel, but were pleasantly surprised by the ambience and the menu. The bar is a restored New Orleans bar with a lot of good beers on tap. The drinks are well made and generous. And the...More

Thank BuffaloTravluvr
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I live in Easton and often have lunch out with a friend or two. Bannings is definitely a favorite, especially on Mondays when many places are closed. Though simple fare, the grilled cheese sandwiches are delicious with different cheeses available on REAL bread! Plenty of...More

Thank RuthRogersClausen
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Nice atmosphere in the bar dining area. Great attentive service. Irish food with an eclectic menu that includes Irish pub fare with seafood and some delicious specials. Great muddled drinks and beer. The popover style Irish soda bread is wonderful. Great food carefully prepared. Make...More

Thank Elliot H
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We didn't have a reservation and it was booked ( Saturday night! ) so we sat at the bar which stayed full the rest of the evening as well. My husband had a very generous portion of Chesapeake Bay rockfish cooked with basil and chopped...More

Thank wanderluster50
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 E Dover St, Easton, MD 21601-3065
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Talbot County  >  Easton
  • Phone Number: +1 410-822-1733
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