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The Federal House Bar & Grille

22 Market Space, Annapolis, MD 21401
+1 410-268-2576
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
22 Market Space, Annapolis, MD 21401
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

While the outside is inviting, here is why you should avoid. We ordered steamed mussels and oysters they were “chewy” and stale. The chicken wings which most places don’t get wrong were by far the worst I have hands chewy maybe a day old (while...More

Thank Bajet21
Reviewed 17 January 2018

We stopped in Federal House after the Iron Rooster since it's so close. The Eagles game was on and I was surprised to see how many Eagle's fans there were in MD! Anyway, the drinks are really good here. I had a few grapefruit crushes...More

Thank Timothy K
Jeremy B, Owner at The Federal House Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2018

Thanks for the positive feedback!

Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

We stopped in on MLK day just after 4pm and just in time for happy hour. It was lively but not packed and the prices were great! $7.99 for any appetizer and half priced drinks. We warmed up on this cold day with a hot...More

Thank truthskr
Jeremy B, Owner at The Federal House Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thank you for the positive feedback!

Reviewed 10 January 2018

Cool place, Friendly staff, Good food, we were 8 of us, many had different choices everything looked good,

Thank Crishanthe R
Jeremy B, Owner at The Federal House Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

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Reviewed 8 January 2018

Well we decided upon a late dinner after the Military Bowl and wandered around downtown. Now having been to The Federal House in years, it seemed to be the place to try again. And we were not disappointed. Our server was the best ever! She...More

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Jeremy B, Owner at The Federal House Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

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Reviewed 29 December 2017

We were there while visiting our daughter in Annapolis over Christmas. We timed it just right and had quick and friendly service. The food is standard pub fare, but very good. There were 5 of us and everyone was happy. We were there for lunch...More

Thank EphTraveler6
Jeremy B, Owner at The Federal House Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2017

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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere. Friendly staff. The food was good. I made reservations which can be accomplished on-line for small parties but one can call as well. We started our meal off with appetizers-calamari and the Federal House Dip. They were fine and filling so my daughter...More

Thank Adrienne L
Jeremy B, Owner at The Federal House Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2017

Thank you for the positive feedback! We are very HAPPY!

Reviewed 4 December 2017

We arrived around 1:30pm There was a 20min. wait and they text you when your table is ready. We ordered some cocktails, the French dip and the fish/chips (HADDOCK!) The food was absolutely delicious and the fish was the best I've ever had. They were...More

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Jeremy B, Owner at The Federal House Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

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Reviewed 4 December 2017

Happy hour- great fun- great vibe- great beer- especially Oliver 206- great oysters, mussels, calamari,- ...Great service from Riley, Andy and others. Crowds of rambunctious people having fun can't be wrong. We love it and the value is sooo good also.

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 2 December 2017

We arrived about 5:00 pm and sat at a high table in the bar; a window seat. This is a pretty cool building, with a great old bar. We ordered Kentucky Mule and beer. Oysters were steamed, which was a mistake on my part. Should...More

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Response from schase163 | Reviewed this property |
if not readily available on street you can check the dock area. If none there, right on main st is the hillman parking garage, a 3 minute walk and most restaurants validate.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Meals
Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Market Space, Annapolis, MD 21401
    (Main Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Annapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 410-268-2576
Description
Located on Market Space in the Historical District of Annapolis, The Federal House is nestled among a shopping and sightseeing haven. Have lunch and experience the unique charm of the world's sailing capital or visit us for dinner to check out Annapolis's extraordinary nightlife. The Federal House, established in 1830, has a handicapped entrance and is pet friendly and partnered with oyster recovery, Navy Athletics, and Paws boutique.
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