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J. King's

329 Gambrills Rd, Gambrills, MD 21054-1125
+1 410-923-2005
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good24%
  • Average29%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible18%
24 Dec 2016
“Nothing Special Here Move On”
23 Aug 2016
“Should have gone elsewhere.”
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
329 Gambrills Rd, Gambrills, MD 21054-1125
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Reviewed 8 January 2017

We had dinner here one night recently. There was hardly anyone in the restaurant. We ended up having there special course meal. You got salad, soup, entrée, dessert for a great price. Food was tasty and service was excellent. This is very close to our...More

Thank Stephanie W
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Have been here several times since it is local, and never have had a really good meal. Always seems that the prime rib is over-cooked and crab cakes are made with too much filler compared to some of the better crab cakes you can get...More

Thank dgbg100106
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Love J King's. Crabs are always plentiful. The service is great. They always ask where would you like to sit. If they take you to a place that you don't like they will move you with no problem.

Thank JWallace52
Reviewed 27 September 2016

The back patio area is great for an inexpensive meal and beer. There are I believe, 5 TVs setup outside and plenty of tables and bar space. I really haven't had any food here that I wouldn't reorder. That being said if you like food...More

Thank BGRoadTrip
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Loved this place! Have great seafood seated us quickly and kept the drinks flowing. Waitress was friendly and efficient . She kept checking on us.Will go back again soon.

Thank Sherie K
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Great hidden treasure. There are different areas to dine. OUTSIDE as the Tiki bar. inside ins the restaurant and upstairs. Great meeting place for friends, family or a meeting with a lot of friends or colleagues..

1  Thank spiderbab2284
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I went with my family, they like crabs. I don't care much for them in their shells and so I ordered soup and salad. It was later in the evening and there were only a few servers. Business wasn't very much but picked up later....More

1  Thank MayR335
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We come here frequently for AUCE crabs.....last night the crabs were light, very wet (looked like reheated). We had 3 trays and they got worse by the tray. Our server, Heather was good.....we told her that the meal was not the good quality we are...More

Thank Harleycarli
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere is unique with the indoor and outdoor seating. We went with a large party and was assigned one sever who was not very friendly. The crabs were good, but took a while for all you can eat trays to be replenished. I would...More

Thank Nsimon82
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

We go here every few months. The food is good never had a bad meal or an excellent meal. Fun - Good service - good drinks and food. Always nice - fun atmosphere more of an adult Place as the hour grows Late.

Thank BillyMusic
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Does the hotel have anything planned for Christmas and New Years, we will be at the resort during those times
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 329 Gambrills Rd, Gambrills, MD 21054-1125
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Gambrills
  • Phone Number: +1 410-923-2005
  • E-mail
Changed names recently from Kaufman's Tavern