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Koco's Pub

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Pub, Bar, Seafood, Balti
As featured in Best Food in Baltimore
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4301 Harford Rd, Baltimore, MD 21214-3117
+1 410-426-3519
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Maryland
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102 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Four of us had the crabcake platter for lunch here and the crabcakes were terrific. Softball sized and all crab-these broiled beauties are what we from Baltimore expect when we order a MD crabcake but rarely get. We all had the crabcake platter (see the picture) with sodas and our bill was $113 before tip. Koco's has a full menu... More 

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Thank Baltoborn
Arkansas
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34 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was in Baltimore with a co-worker and we were looking for place close to us. We found this gem and the crab cakes were amazing!! We were very excited to find such a fun and tasty place!

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Thank Amanda A
White Marsh, Maryland
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you want the Best Crab Cake in Baltimore then you go to Koco's Pub! Lunch or dinner is always busy! I come here all the time and the Crab cake does not change.

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Thank bigzig29
Seattle, Washington
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109 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a wonderful find. Huge crab cakes...great beer selection. The staff was friendly and funny. The decor is tropical for some reason. Super casual. I could not finish my food. Will return.

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Thank ginastern
Wilmington, Delaware
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48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the specials of the day was a junior crab cake for $18.99 : broiled 7oz crab cake, fries and coleslaw. Sounded good - except the fries are done in peanut oil, and I'm allergic. So I asked to change the fries to a house salad, for which I'd have to pay an extra dollar. I agreed - health... More 

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Thank Papagaaidq
Connectict
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75 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't expect a fancy restaurant, but this friendly, cozy neighborhood pub serves up the best crabcakes I ever tasted (and I have had a few!). The giant crabcake (the size of a large orange) was served with fries, slaw, and a delicious dipping sauce. If you want a real Baltimore experience, this is your spot!

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Thank Elise M
Baltimore, Maryland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

A small Tavern with with tightly fitted tables but they serve the BEST Crabcakes in Baltimore!!! Occasionally there is a wait but the wait is well worth your time.

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Thank MickTanner
Pennsylvania
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50 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Friendly neighborhood pub where everyone seems to know everyone else. As an outsider, I felt at ease. Typically I come on Thursday nights where the crab cake platter is discounted. I would recommend coming on Thursday, but IF you are hankering for a crab cake on any other day, you wont be disappointed by paying full price!

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Thank SciFiGirl007
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We searched for Crab Cakes & were rewarded by these gems. They are large & flavorful with little filler & tons of Crab. We also had the crab dip appetizer. Please excuse the missing portion of the food in the pictures, we could not wait to dig in.

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Thank Susan G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Great crab cakes, very filling and not loaded with a lot of bread in the inside, just ALL jumbo lump crab meat. Can't wait to go back for more!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Pub, Bar, Seafood, Balti
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4301 Harford Rd, Baltimore, MD 21214-3117
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore
  • Phone Number: +1 410-426-3519

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