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Shab Row East Street, Frederick, MD 21701 (East Patrick and North East)
+1 240-651-5155
10:30 - 20:30
Closed now
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Sun 10:30 - 20:30
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Multiple environments, dining choices and always fun servers. If you like the bar scene and live music, it's here. If you like a mediterranean/business casual dining experience, it's here. If you like outdoor casual and relaxed, that too is here (during the warmer months). The food is excellent (meze = smaller yet shareable portions) and wait staff remarkable. A family... More 

Thank Magda M
Frederick, Maryland
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106 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I am not a fan of Mediterranean food so I was hesitant to go to this restaurant. We also weren't so sure how the single plates of food would be as compared to a full entree. However they exceeded our expectations. My wife and I went to this restaurant with 7 other couples from work. The food was very good... More 

Thank Art S
Frederick, Maryland
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We took our son here for his 18th birthday. It is expensive...for our family of 5 it was over $150.00. The portions are pretty small but the food is very good. We had a problem with our waitress. I won't get into specifics but we were refunded our tip which was acceptable to us. I recommend the restaurant but I... More 

Thank beas3
Frederick, Maryland
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Nice Eastern Mediterranean restaurant offering various Greek, Turkish, and Lebanese dishes. Have always received excellent service (suggest making reservations to avoid a wait), have tried various items from their menu. Staff are always willing to assist and make suggestions. Can get expensive if you get carried away ordering too many plates!

Thank dovo51
Frederick, Maryland
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Happy hour prices and complimentary food. Brussel sprouts are the best! Chicken pita is great and most specials of the day. Tapas type servings

Thank run4ever
Frederick, Maryland
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was here for a Christmas party. Food was good but small portions meant to share. Sampler cheese plate was delicious. Meatball entrée was good too. Ravioli beef entree was handmade and it was absolutely divine. Staff is very helpful with Greek terms. Will stop by again.

1 Thank Susan M
Jefferson, Maryland
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44 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food is very good, very different & fun to share. They have a wide variety of small plate options so you can pick a few & share with your dining companions. I don't like Brussel spouts, but theirs are VERY good!

1 Thank johnkO6449SA
Monrovia, Maryland
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

Everything is so good here, and the wait staff is very attentive. It is a bit pricey and you get what you pay for. This is a very nice restaurant.

Thank debbienewportnews
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Visited mid-afternoon for food haven on a rainy day and family gathering. Many good lunch, small bite and entree options. We had a sampler spread, beet salad, olives, grilled Brussel sprouts and moussaka. Food was well prepared and presented. Wait staff was equally attentive. Very good value overall including Mediterranean sourced wines.5

1 Thank Gary B
Brunswick, Maryland
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36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

We have been here a few times and it never disappoints. There are plenty of selections for any kind of appetite. Highly recommended if you want to try a bunch of plates without overeating.

1 Thank filipo86

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lebanese, Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Greek, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shab Row East Street, Frederick, MD 21701
    (East Patrick and North East)
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Frederick
  • Phone Number: +1 240-651-5155

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