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Busboys and Poets

5331 Baltimore Ave, Suite 104, Hyattsville, MD 20781-1926
+1 301-779-2787
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5331 Baltimore Ave, Suite 104, Hyattsville, MD 20781-1926
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A neighborhood gem in an upcoming area of Prince George’s County. Relax and enjoy this artsy and talented environment.

Thank The4JuJus
Reviewed 4 days ago

The grilled Salmon was Scrumptious crisp on the outside moist and tender inside. I highly recommend this dish. For dessert,The Bread pudding for the perfect finish, rich and flavorful with a side of coconut ice cream. Muah! Perfection!

Thank tonyawilliams1
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Hyattsville location, 10 minutes' drive from the University of Maryland, has all the many wonderful virtues you'll find if you eat at Busboys and Poets in DC: the food is interesting and delicious, the service delightful (from people who are clearly dedicated to the...More

Thank gitful_nedboc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Being that I'm a Florida girl, this was a different but nice relaxing spot to go too. I love the vibe of the restaurant, the couches/sofas as chairs, i love the bookstore and that you could read while eating (I actually purchased a book). The...More

Thank Lilbree
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of the better choices in the College Park University Maryland Area that offers a wide selection of food and is very vegan and vegetarian-friendly. It is set in a bookstore which makes an interesting backdrop Some good food choices and everyone in...More

Thank DrNic1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went with family the service was well the brunch with the rest of the family. Was not our first visit.

Thank A A
Reviewed 25 April 2018

Had dinner here, with my son and his future in-laws. Friendly employees and pretty good food. Our party of 9 had to wait over 45 minutes for our food to arrive. In my opinion the place was not crowded; it should not have taken 45...More

1  Thank Sugah-n-Pops
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Here on business, a colleague suggested this place. The decor was creative/ artistic, the staff and clientele diverse, and there wasn't anything on the menu that I wouldn't have tried! I opted for the crab cake sandwich with sweet potato fries. Very, very good. Even...More

Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Great place to grab a bite to eat My son enjoyed the fried chicken he said it was very moist!!! I had the lamb burger it was very flavorful

Thank Maggie B
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Family gathered here at this eclectic restaurant for lunch to celebrate. This place is so cute, reminds me of the coffee shop in Friends. Our entire party each had an amazing meal, from salads to sandwiches to pasta and soup. The restaurant is very clean...More

Thank GrannyJenn
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13 October 2017|
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Response from Byron W | Reviewed this property |
I had a burger and salad when I visited last, I have had a variety of American and International cusine and have not been disappointed ever. Menu Items are added and removed I would say about semi annually.
13 October 2017|
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Response from sym4302016 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think you'll be disappointed by the dinner menu. Choices from classic salads to sandwiches and burgers...entrees include plentiful portions of Mediterranean and cajun spiced dishes. Shrimp and Chicken Chorizo Pasta a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5331 Baltimore Ave, Suite 104, Hyattsville, MD 20781-1926
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Hyattsville
  • Phone Number: +1 301-779-2787
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