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Dogfish Head Alehouse

800 W Diamond Ave, Gaithersburg, MD 20878-1413
+1 301-963-4847
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
800 W Diamond Ave, Gaithersburg, MD 20878-1413
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I wasn't expecting much from a an Ale House restaurant but I was pleasantly surprised. We like it so much we ate here twice. Excellent crab cakes and a great ale selection.

Thank Sally R
Reviewed 6 days ago

I went to dinner with my friends and had great costumer service from Kevin! He was helpful! Food was great!

Thank Vanessa M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We often come here before our bowling league which is in the bowling alley down the road. Beer is great, friendly service and the food is good too. Love the fish tacos and the salmon sandwich!

Thank Q8723CRmichelem
Reviewed 1 week ago

The variety of beers is the primary feature of this well-known micro-brewery. The food, however, was no great shakes. Went for dinner this time and had a better experience there the last time for lunch.

Thank josephci
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was worried about the long line but we were seated very quickly . Beer was good food was pretty good, I would go back again. The only negative was the noise level, and being seated by a door the air was constantly changing ...

Thank BethBarb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I headed to the Dogfish Head as I'm British and fancied a proper 'pint'!! The server was very helpful and the ale was great. The food was also good. Worth a visit if you like to drink proper beer!

Thank Ruthee0
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A traditional ale-house atmosphere with a good selection of pub-grub. Went for the trio and chips. Battered fish but somewhat dry. Excellent fresh coleslaw. Well-cooked chips. Convenient free parking out front.

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Went for our friend's birthday lunch and had an amazing time. The food was good, although we had to wait a while but nobody seemed to mind, since we were all busy enjoying their beers (I loved their Namaste btw!) Food portions are good, fairly...More

Thank Garima P
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I think we all know (at least us that regularly drink the finer beers) that Dogfish Head makes beer. Well, turns out they also make excellent food. In fact, I think the food they serve at this location is better than their beer. Try the...More

Thank Jake D
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Nice diverse crowd, good food done casually. Great beers of their own brewing. OUtdoor seating with umbellas makes a sunny day an outdoor treat.

Thank Jstudleymd
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Emily G
28 February 2017|
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Response from Cbeefoodie | Reviewed this property |
Unsure Suggest you contact Dogfish.
9 October 2016|
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Response from Pampar | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. Check it out
Phillip B
6 October 2016|
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Response from deannahodgson | Reviewed this property |
The crab cakes are delicious!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 W Diamond Ave, Gaithersburg, MD 20878-1413
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Gaithersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 301-963-4847
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