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Jad's Restaurant & Caddy Shack Lounge

137 Back River Neck Rd, Essex, MD 21221-3925
+1 410-686-2816
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good43%
  • Average4%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible8%
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“seafood” (5 reviews)
“crab cakes” (9 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
137 Back River Neck Rd, Essex, MD 21221-3925
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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

If you like meatloaf and mashed potatoes, check this place out. Service is good and the cream of crab soup is excellent. It's not much to look at but it is clean. I will be going back.

Thank Dave W
Reviewed 28 December 2017

very disappointed the last two times we were there the service is okay but takes forever to get food and the food has really went downhill since it changed owners.

Thank debinpa3
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Almost always enjoy the home made fresh food. We have our special servers who know us well and they take great care of us.

Thank Frank R
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Love Jad's fried chicken! It's cooked fresh, so it takes some time. Just be patient - it's SO worth it! We've never had a bad meal here. Servers are great. Decor could use some updating, but it's a great local place that's a go-to for...More

Thank KelWit0827
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent menu from seafood to steaks to pasta to sandwichs to subs reasonable priced with a friendley staff who is very knowledgeable

Thank mufflet
Reviewed 25 May 2017

The last time we went, the service was abysmal, and the food inedible. Granted, it was a large group, but not one order was right, and the food just flat out sucked. We haven't been back since, so they may well have improved on both...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Been eating there for years. Love their crab cakes, chicken tenders n cream of crab soup. Great. Tabs in summer. Chicken ala oscar delicious. Hot homemade bread👍👍

Thank Lisatibo
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Had the meatloaf for lunch. It was very good. Comfort food at a good price. Give it a shot. You will enjoy as long as you are not in a hurry.

Thank Dave W
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Jad's one of division 42 APA pool sites..arrived early for match play ordered soup cream of crab absolutely creamy and delicious. Home brewed ice teas are tasty , overall meal price reasonable.. played late in pool match and karaoke just began...stayed to watch the locals...More

Thank rebeccasS3973ET
Reviewed 8 March 2017

The breakfasts here are great and very cheap Have to try the cinnamon roll french toast Dinner is great too Everything from seafood to salads and burgers

Thank cg62
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 137 Back River Neck Rd, Essex, MD 21221-3925
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Essex
  • Phone Number: +1 410-686-2816
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