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Timbuktu Restaurant

1726 Dorsey Rd, Hanover, MD 21076-1100
+1 410-796-0733
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“crab cakes” (406 reviews)
“seafood” (61 reviews)
“scallops” (28 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1726 Dorsey Rd, Hanover, MD 21076-1100
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Order the crapcake sandwich without the bread. You talk about a huge serving of crap- WOW! So delicious. The wait staff is friendly and good. The beer list is more than most.

Thank NVTravelGuide
Reviewed 1 week ago

Make sure you have a lot of spare time if you intend to go here. Decided to try Timbuktu with some friends for dinner. The food was ok. Nothing was over the top and the crabcakes were just that. Crabcakes. The Prime Rib took over...More

Thank grillg0d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in Timbuktu Restaurant (just off Route 100 / Coca Cola Drive) on the way home from dropping a friend off at BWI Airport. Having read a great review in the Washington Post newspaper Food Section, I wanted to try one of their Crab...More

Thank WaterBuffalo2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love the crab cakes here so much. We recently came here for a family gathering, it was over 20 people. They to great care of us. I have to say that we tried some the apps, like the buffalo wings,fries, and mozzarella sticks, and...More

Thank Gene Dobbs B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend introduced me to this place 3 years ago while attending a bid whist tournament. I bought frozen crab cakes and had them over the course of the year. Whenever, I'm in Baltimore I make sure to stop here even if it's a bit...More

Thank Psyd8vee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had the porterhouse steak special offered on Wednesday and was not disappointed. Only issue was the time it took to get my drinks and have my order taken. Place is busy so be prepared to wait.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Two years ago this place was great but today it was so so bad. Did management change? Is management posting this 5 star review. EVERYTHING we had today for lunch with exception of the ice tea was horrific to say the least and that is...More

Thank fttvienna
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When we lived in this area this was a great place for prime rib and crab cakes. We are amazed that they still deliver. The prices are a little high but OK. We ordered a crab cake sandwich to split and oysters to split. The...More

Thank Cherri W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I drove here from Annapolis because I knew I would get a great dinner. I order the Seafood Diablo and chose penne pasta although I had been thinking of getting the crab cake. I am so glad I got the Seafood Diablo as it was...More

Thank drrosenthal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have heard of this restaurant for years...thought we would try it. Everyone had told me the crab cakes were fabulous...they were ok, lots of choice backfin with lots of breeding. No seasoning so you would get a bite of crab than bread. Ok ,...More

Thank Chris P
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4 June 2017|
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Response from Joe M | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do.
16 February 2016|
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Response from Leslye H | Reviewed this property |
I don't know the exact price but they do tend to run on the high side for all of the food items
5 February 2016|
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Response from Leslye H | Reviewed this property |
Yes i think they do sell wine next door to the restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 50
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1726 Dorsey Rd, Hanover, MD 21076-1100
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Hanover
  • Phone Number: +1 410-796-0733
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