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Half Note Lounge

4881 Glenn Dale Rd, Bowie, MD 20720-3585
+1 301-809-6683
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“fried fish” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
4881 Glenn Dale Rd, Bowie, MD 20720-3585
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

This is one of my go to spots for cocktails, good food and live music. The bands are always fantastic. Its such a nice, chill spot to relax after a long week. Try the buffet too on the weekends. So good:)

Thank travelingqueen329
Reviewed 10 July 2018

One of the most embarrassing incidents I've had as a customer....I walk in Half Note on a Thursday to eat and watch a band play. As I'm at the bar, I get a menu and look for seating (I have two women on the way...More

Thank Bpng7
Reviewed 29 January 2018

My family and I went to Half Note on a Thursday evening (1/18/18). We decided to meet for dinner before the band came on. I began to have an allergic reaction to the food. I wasn't quite sure what the issue was so my family...More

1  Thank nicolemneal
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Not pleased at all!! My friend and I went to celebrate her birthday and arrived at midnight after calling and being told they close at 2am. After we entered paying a $15 cover and waiting 35 minutes for drinks. They turn on the lights and...More

1  Thank Renata P
Reviewed 6 September 2017

So, I've lived in the DMV for 10 years and it's only been the last couple that I'm really starting to "get out" now. I've been hearing about Half Note for like FOREVER and I finally got there this past Saturday for my Boo's birthday....More

1  Thank SpunkyDivaLola1908
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Half Note brunch on Sundays are the best. The mimosas keep coming. The omelettes are made just the way you like with ingredients like shrimp, bacon, ham, etc. The Belgian waffles are a must try. My favorite toppings for it is bananas and strawberries topped...More

2  Thank Cortez W
Reviewed 8 July 2017

I am not easily impressed and I was impressed with the Half Note Lounge. My first time there and I definitely will be making a return trip. The atmosphere was just right and the staff was friendly and courteous. Wait time can be a little...More

1  Thank MissOJ11
Reviewed 1 April 2017

I was here on my birthday (30 again!). My friend brought me to hear Go Go music and I was not disappointed. All the seats were taken by 8:00 but it was my birthday so of course I had to do it VIP style. There...More

Thank TellMeWhen2Go
Reviewed 14 March 2017

umm just thinking about it....I'll start with the Sunday brunch then share the "rules". The food here is noteworthy and worth it! I started with a waffle cooked fresh not too hard not too soft topped with cherries and powdered sugar (no butter) still Delish!...More

Thank K_therealtor
Reviewed 30 October 2016

I LOVE the atmosphere, the food and the music. This my go to spot when to much of the real world is going on. Its so laid back and you don't have to worry about anyone bothering you if you don't want to be bothered....More

1  Thank Jay B
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Marcella J
17 April 2015|
Response from Fantastic49 | Reviewed this property |
it depends on what time you go. maybe the cover charge starts around 8pm? also, i heard recently that they closed, so you may want to call and check whether they're open
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
American, Bar
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4881 Glenn Dale Rd, Bowie, MD 20720-3585
    (MD Rt. 450)
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Bowie
  • Phone Number: +1 301-809-6683
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