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Callahan's Seafood Bar & Grill

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1808 Rosemont Ave, Frederick, MD 21702-8218
+1 301-698-9596
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri 11:00 - 02:00
Sat 12:00 - 02:00
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Memphis, Tennessee
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is fine, nothing special. The service is usually great and the wait staff is super friendly. However, this last visit was a horrible experience for myself and my family. Immediately we were dismissed and treated like an inconvenience by an older waiter. Now this was before 6 pm on a Monday and only 4 tables were being used.... More 

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Thank clairefsdogs
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Great local seafood. Well worth a visit. Large variety of options. Don't be intimidated by outside appearance. Would recommend reservations, was fairly crowded. Causal dress ok.

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Thank Visitingsandiego
Frederick, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017

I have eaten several hamburgers here. Each time they have been absolutely delicious. I don't eat much red meat, but when I want a burger, I come here! Love the setting, which although it is spacious to accommodate large groups, still allows a feeling of intimacy if in a small group. The food is hot, and the waiters are very... More 

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New Oxford, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

You can start the meal off with Oyster's on the half shell, which are very good here. Then I recommend the Prime Rib. I got the King Cut and my Friend got the Queen. The Queen is large enough, and I would recommend sticking to that unless you feel you have to have the "KING CUT". It was very flavorful.... More 

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Thank jtrawinski
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We go once a year during the holidays with family. Same waiter takes good care of us. Cozy fireplace dining room with back room local bar scene. Fresh seafood, diverse offerings. Great md crab cakes and raw oysters. Recommend cream of crab soup, traditional is a bit salty. Fried oysters great too.

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Thank James W
Urbana, Maryland, United States
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46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Callahan's has a separate dining room and a bar area so you can choose which atmosphere you wish to dine or drink in. We started with drinks and then had their crab soup. My husband had the cream of crab, which he loved, and I had the tomato based crab soup that tasted exactly like the crab soup made by... More 

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Thank Pamela H
Frederick, Maryland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

We were invited to brunch by a family friend, who raved about the eggs Benedict here. Mid-day on a Sunday, three of us were seated at once since the restaurant was not at all crowded. Our server appeared promptly, and took our drink and food orders. Then we waited. Since I was not expecting any problem, I didn't bother to... More 

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Thank skyJim
Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

We've been to Callahans before and are usually happy to go back when they have a Paintnite event we are interested in. Had some confusion with a coupon but other than that things went well. I recommend their version of bang bang shrimp! Tasty, as an appetizer or with a salad they could be a meal if you're not a... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

The food was excellent! Staff was on the spot, even the clean up staff was helpful and keeping the place spotless. Conversation easy, décor did not overwhelm. Highly suggest it as a place for any meal they serve. The bar area was friendly and the no television overwhelmed another. Could be one of the best sports watching spots I have... More 

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Thank MrBobW8
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Callahan's is known for its fresh seafood. You will not be disappointed if you are a seafood lover. The staff is friendly and also very accommodating. There is a dining room separate from the bar the bar is equipped with a TV and has a limited dinner menu. Some of the freshest crab cakes and calamari that you'll ever eat... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1808 Rosemont Ave, Frederick, MD 21702-8218
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Frederick
  • Phone Number: +1 301-698-9596

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?