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Ayse Meze

Shab Row East Street, Frederick, MD 21701
+1 240-651-5155
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“saganaki” (33 reviews)
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Greek, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Shab Row East Street, Frederick, MD 21701
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11 - 20 of 581 reviews

Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

This is a Mediterranean small plates lounge/restaurant. The dishes are meant to be shared between 2-3 people. There were 4 in our party. We had 8 different plates and we did not walk away hungry. The food!!! Was so amazingly delicious. The calamari and the...More

Thank mkmiller63
Reviewed 28 May 2017

We have been to Ayse many times with my family and it never disappoints. The flavors are amazing and the care that goes into each of the dishes comes through. The service is efficient and friendly. On this occasion I took my mother in law...More

Thank vcinmd
Reviewed 28 May 2017

This was our first visit and given what we've seen, we would return. We came in on a Friday early before Memorial Day, and were the only ones in the dining area...but there were others in the bar. The atmosphere is very nice and bar...More

Thank jfwilder
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

We were in town on May 26 and decided to have lunch at the number one Trip Advisor restaurant in Frederick, MD. We arrived around 1:30 pm and were seated promptly. The restaurant was not busy. We sat for at least 15 minutes without anyone...More

3  Thank Kim M
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Really enjoyed the food and service at this restaurant. Very nice atmosphere. Excellent wine and dessert choices.

Thank Chris_HC168KH
Reviewed 25 May 2017

I gave a 5 for the food. This is a very beautifully decorated restaurant as well as relaxing. Our waitress was very pleasant and did a great job serving at our table. The server explained to us that the portions were similar to eating at...More

Thank 5inrfamily
Reviewed 25 May 2017

I have been to Ayse Meze several times, and am always satisfied. From the same people who bring you Brewer's Alley and Pistarro's, Ayse is somewhat more upscale (read: expensive) than those but there is a large menu and variety of authentic Turkish small plates....More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We went in with the idea that this was going to be an experience to be savored and we're thoroughly pleased with the entire experience! We asked our waiter to walk us through the ends and outs of "meze" and he did just that. Following...More

Thank Amy J
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We had a party of 7 on a Friday night, and the host said we'd have a long wait unless we wanted to sit near the bar. We did sit in a comfortable area next to the bar, and it had a low table and...More

Thank Pursemustmatchshoes
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We went with two other couples who had been there several times before. It had been a few years since our last visit. We were delighted with our choices, suggested by our friends. Definitely order the brussel sprouts which seems to be the new "in"...More

Thank vwc20841
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Nearby Attractions
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386 reviews
.63 km away
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.38 km away
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.48 km away
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.34 km away
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Questions & Answers
18 September 2016|
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Response from Rick P | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry, but I do not have a menu other than what is on the website. I do know that wine can be ordered at lunchtime.
7 June 2016|
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Response from Rick P | Reviewed this property |
I called the restaurant, and they said no smoking in any indoor or outdoor dining areas. They did say there is a space next to the patio where people can smoke.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 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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