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Cafe Anglais

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238 N Market St, Frederick, MD 21701-5335
+1 301-698-1223
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11:00 - 17:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 - 17:00
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 17:00
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Showing 27: English reviews
Baltimore, United States
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7 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

When we arrived in town, had no specific destination in mind when we stumbled upon Cafe' Anglais - What a delightful surprise. Food was delicious, proprietor was warm and friendly. The best surprise was the gardens in the rear of the building. The day was sunny and warm so we elected to sit out side. We so enjoyed just relaxing... More 

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Thank Belinda N
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Delightful backyard garden, delicious quiche, a new dessert tried and the best coffee I ever had. Don't let the plain store front dissuade you from lunch in the garden.

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Thank Bawlmergal
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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37 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016

Went with my family for tea a number of times. Found the tea and food to be great. However, after one experience with the owner making a rude comment to my son, I haven't been back and will not return. Great food, but I can do without a rude owner.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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70 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

To establish my credibility; I'm English. A nice pot of tea served in the best China (the way Grandma always did it). Steak and kidney pie, Cornish pastie, crinkle cut chips and mushy peas were all very good and authentic. This is not meant to be a fine dining experience but is an extremely good attempt at an English cafe.... More 

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Thank AllyJC2014
Martinsburg, West Virginia, USA
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55 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Cafe Angalis was my first team room, and like the owner, Michael told me, I think I've only set myself up for disappointment in future visits to any other tea room. Four friends and I put in a reservation for a Sunday tea time (you have to call ahead at least one day so they can prepare). We arrived to... More 

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Thank Amanda T
shepherdstown wv
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203 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2015

I am a tea aficionado, so am always looking for new places to try. This one transported me back to England, and the local tea rooms I visited in the small villages along the way. No frills, just a good cuppa and some sustaining "tea" tidbits. including scones, clotted cream, and strawberry jam, and the ever present lemon tart! If... More 

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Thank shetown12
Baltimore, Maryland
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2015

I always like to try some unusual eateries when on vacations or even day trips and I was punished for it this time. My mom and I came to historic Frederick to see a museum and do some antiquing and I wanted to see what this place is about. It was a hot July day and their door was open... More 

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Leesburg, VA
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60 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2015

I recently spent the afternoon in the garden for a graduation luncheon. It is a lovely spot created by the owners wife. The garden is larger than the café. It is quiet and the perfect spot to have a chat, pot of tea or a cold drink. The food is typical English food. Michael, the owner, aims to please and... More 

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Thank dtsbag
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59 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2015 via mobile

Garden seating is best at this little spot, plenty of greenery, fountains and a resident dog! I had coffee (yikes!) and my sister had tea. A lovely setting, the menu looked good but we desired something heavier, would definitely return for brunch!

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Thank Jenj621
Montgomery Village, Maryland
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322 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2015

If you are looking for a place with English nostalgia then you have found it at Cafe Anglais. The menu is limited to middle of the road Brit tea room fare. There are a couple of English pub standards like Shepherd’s Pie and the ever present Fish and Chips. Have mercy on your digestive track and avoid at all costs... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 17:00
Thursday
11:00 - 17:00
Friday
11:00 - 17:00
Saturday
11:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 238 N Market St, Frederick, MD 21701-5335
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Frederick
  • Phone Number: +1 301-698-1223
Description
A delightful English tea house in Historic Frederick. Excellent pastry, scones and perfectly brewed tea in English bone china.

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