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CD Cafe

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14350 Solomons Island Rd, Solomons, MD 20688
+1 410-326-3877
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
Closed now
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Sun 11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Eat here January thru March 2013, 2014, 2015, & 2016. Food is always good, the staff is always friendly, and the atmosphere is very relaxing. It is a little expensive but worth it. I can usually make two meals out of a meal because the good quality of the food fills me up faster then other restaurants. My Husband and... More 

1 Thank jamessusanm2014
Leonardtown, Maryland
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small but cozy. Service is great and the food is wonderful. I have had many meals at CD and they have always been consistently very good. Please try their shepherds pie

Thank lpbrightwell1
Houston, Texas
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95 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We had heard this was very good from the locals. No reservations. So we were told to be prepared to wait. We got there right after it opened and were seated. I was looking forward to some great seafood. The seafood on the menu was all salmon? Here we are at The Chesapeake Bay! Where is the seafood? We ordered... More 

Thank 2lilly2
Palm Coast, Florida
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

It was one of those blustery rainy days and we were lucky to get a table as soon as we walked in, (No booking ahead.) The food was outstanding, the service incredible and we have the loveliest server with the biggest smile. This small restaurant had been recommended to us again and again and I don't know why we waited... More 

Thank retiredforlife2013
Fayetteville, Pennsylvania
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294 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

CD Cafe is an excellent restaurant serving fresh seafood and local favorites. It is small, often producing a waiting line in the entryway of the building. We had an excellent salmon dinner and a rock fish dinner that was similarly excellent. A house Chardonnay and Creme Brulee topped off the evening. The food could not have been better. One of... More 

Thank William S
Lexington Park, Maryland
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

I have only been here two times, both times I have been impressed with the service and the food. They have great wine and desserts. My only complaint would be how small it is which meant we had to wait for a bit before being seated.

Thank KCyouthere
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44 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This place has something for everyone but, it's all great. The fare includes local dishs, sandwichs,and specials that are out of this world. I recommend Scallops BBT and Deb's chopped Salad and my personal favorite, the Bistro Burger. Full service bar included. And if they are busy out front, go around back to the "Lounge" with a slightly shaved menu,... More 

Thank Bob F
Plano, Texas
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115 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

We had gone to Cove Point for wine tasting and since we didn't know the area very well we asked for a recommendation on where to eat. The owner of the winery suggested CD Cafe. The name didn't sound very impressive, and when we drove up the location wasn't fancy, but we decided to try it. WOW! I'm so glad... More 

Thank Karen H
Lexington Park, Maryland
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Always terrific food. Best in Solomons. Acoustics can get a bit loud at times but food is top notch. Highly recommend

St. Louis
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45 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

My family of four came here for brunch last Sunday. My food was very good--I got the curry chicken salad. Very fresh with a good salad. My husband ordered and odd special--sheperds pie in an egg white omelet--Ew. The result was even worse than it sounds. My daughter hated her pizza and my son ordered eggs and bacon--impossible to screw... More 

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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 of 5 bubbles
American, International
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14350 Solomons Island Rd, Solomons, MD 20688
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Calvert County  >  Solomons
  • Phone Number: +1 410-326-3877

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