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Shannon's Saloon

9338 Baltimore National Pike, Ellicott City, MD 21042-2805
+1 410-461-4588
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“prime rib” (11 reviews)
“meatloaf” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Irish, Brew Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9338 Baltimore National Pike, Ellicott City, MD 21042-2805
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I have been eating here for 23 years, some of the wait staff, bar tenders, and kitchen help has been there even longer. Everything on the menu is good, you won't be disappointed with whatever you choose from it.

Thank Ray R
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small pub with a bar and a dining area. The limited menu (which is sometimes is a blessing) has a good combination of seafood as well as meats. The crab cake I had was very good as well as the garden house...More

Thank 542mind
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Has a family feeling with great comfort food! Staff is very professional. Owners are great advocates of helping and training new staff!

Thank Drude23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is awesome....the best cream of crab soup! They have a fret seek sandwich and choices and specials that can't be beat! Try n early dinner if you don't want to wait. The restaurant is smaller but extra space on the bar side and...More

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If one is desirous of a comfortable dining experience where the food is consistently good and the service is as well, then Shannon's is an easy choice in Ellicott City. Our dinner entrees (meatloaf $14.95), (crab cake sandwich $16.95) and (hot roast beef with gravy...More

Thank jeffreyb406
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for dinner and the place was full. our waiter was very nice. Our order took a long time but it was very full. The food was great. Nice place for a good meal. A local favorite place.

Thank HockeyFire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Maryland crab soup and tuna sandwich were both excellent. Service was excellent, even during a crowded lunch time. Hostess was gracious when we asked to change tables. Waitress cleaned new table promptly. Food was delicious and filling. Decor is very pleasant. Only small problem is...More

Thank leon l
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We have eaten here quite a few times. We are always seated promptly, get excellent service with a smile, and enjoy the dishes served. The atmosphere is lovely, and it is always a great dining experience ... EVERY TIME!

Thank lindatR6938RT
Reviewed 21 July 2017

My wife and I stopped at Shannon's again for lunch because this restaurant has the most wonderful food and servers and delivers your dining experience in a very comfortable dining room or in the bar area.If you have never been to Shannon's please try one...More

Thank LordThomMohr
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We travel to Ellicott City from TN to visit an old friend once a year and we all choose Shannon's for dinner. Each time we have been there the service and food has been exceptional I had a very large and tasty crab cake that...More

Thank OttandBert
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Matthew G
18 July 2016|
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Response from OttandBert | Reviewed this property |
I have eaten at Shannon's about 6 times and I don't remember seeing a children's menu. I have never seen any children younger than teenagers.
Pat R
12 March 2015|
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Response from Cyockey1 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$31
American, Bar, Pub, Irish, Brew Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9338 Baltimore National Pike, Ellicott City, MD 21042-2805
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ellicott City
  • Phone Number: +1 410-461-4588
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