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E W Beck's Pub

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$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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7565 Main St, Sykesville, MD 21784-7311
+1 410-795-1001
11:30 - 01:00
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Avon, Indiana
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Reasonably priced high quality food. A few gluten-free options and the waitress said if you give them 24 hour notice, most of their offerings can be made gluten-free. It was fairly quiet for a pub, no loud music, and it seemed family-friendly for kids. too.

Thank MEB13
Frederick, Maryland
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142 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Food was really good, I had a cheeseburger and hubby had a turkey dinner. I enjoy the place and the service. As others have said it is a bit noisy but we expected that after reading other reviews. Will go back if in the area.

Thank Cheryl W
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214 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

They always offer discount coupons in the local coupons magazines. Take advantage of them because this is a very nice place. The sandwich menu is extensive. I'm partial to their crab cake sliders. They have a good selection of local brews as well. Service is always very personable.

Thank Traveler1795
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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Good craft selection, good bar food. Split a sandwich or have a full dinner. We have never been disappointed at Beck's.

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Ellicott City, Maryland
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466 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 209 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We both had crab cake sliders on this our first visit to E.W. Beck's. Service was attentive but not overbearing. The selection was quite large, and we asked for suggestions. Our server told us the crab cakes had little filler and were always good. She was right: They were very good. We like pubs, and E.W. Beck's had a nice... More 

Thank EC13091
Newport News
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Nice place. Bookmaker salad is really good. Lots of regulars and locals. A bit noisy and somewhat cramped.

Thank W7521VWrichards
Ellicott City, Maryland
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193 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We hadn't been to Becks in a while and they didn't disappoint. I had the cream of crab soup and wrap my husband has some spicy alfredo dish. We both loved our meals! Can be a wait depending on what time you go but the bar is w good place to hang while ure waiting!

Thank Sara T
Sykesville, Maryland
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

At some point during the last year or so, Becks decided to make their menu more upscale. I suspect to compete more with Baldwin's Station across the street. That's fine I Guess, but some of us went to Beck's because we didn't want Baldwins. A LOT of the awesome things they had on their menu went away and were replaced... More 

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Westminster, Maryland
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 February 2017

I had the over priced Rubin and it sucked & lukewarm fries, The only reason I gave them a 3 was the service was awesome

Thank jwbutler2017
Woodbine, Maryland
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65 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017

This is a great local bar and restaurant smack dab in the middle of Sykesville - a quaint little town in northern Howard County, MD. A lot of the food is locally sourced and is delicious with unusual combinations on the menu. The craft beer selection is good and the staff is friendly. The only thing I would suggest is... More 

Thank kcima

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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, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7565 Main St, Sykesville, MD 21784-7311
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Sykesville
  • Phone Number: +1 410-795-1001

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