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Box Hill Crabcakes

) #1 of 21 Restaurants in Abingdon ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Seafood, American, Pizza
2915 Emmorton Rd, Abingdon, MD 21009-1631
+1 410-515-3662
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“greek salad” (22 reviews)
“crab cakes” (192 reviews)
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Seafood, American, Pizza
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2915 Emmorton Rd, Abingdon, MD 21009-1631
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Reviewed yesterday

Have eaten at Box Hill - or had take out - four or more times ... and have compared their crab cakes with other "local favorites" ... most are excellent mind you ... my conclusion is that Box Hill has the best crabs cakes. I...More

Thank John J
Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I found this place using Tripadvisor when we were traveling to Massachusetts. We both ordered a 4 oz crabcake in a wrap with fries and coleslaw. We were kind of disappointed they didn't offer just a serving of crabcakes but we were...More

Thank 304dons
Reviewed 1 week ago

Crab Cakes at a Pizza place? Absolutely. This little spot in a strip mall has been at the crab cake game for a long time, and it shows. Expertly preparing their eight-ounce jam-packed-with-lump-crab cakes (and virtually nothing else), the folks at Box Hill have a...More

Thank Wendell T
BoxHill1, Owner at Box Hill Crabcakes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wendell T., Thank You Thank You for the Awesome Review! It's customers like you that keep us striving for the Best. In the next several months we will be expanding and renovating our restaurant and can't wait for you to came back and let us...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved going to Box Hill for crab cakes when we lived in MD so when we were back on vacation we had to stop and get crab cakes for the family. Just as good as we remember. them. They're huge and oh so good with...More

Thank Andrew T
BoxHill1, Owner at Box Hill Crabcakes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Andrew, Thanks for the Great review and putting us in your travels when you come back home. We are so happy you enjoyed :-)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I moved away from the area a few years ago, but whenever I come back, my first stop is to Box Hill for their out-of-this-world crabcakes!! A huge portion full of crabmeat with very little filler, they are so delicious!!More

Thank Tami S
BoxHill1, Owner at Box Hill Crabcakes, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Love hearing reviews like this one! Thank you so much for dining with us, Tami! And thank you for the awesome review! It means so much to us that we have wonderful guests like you who come to join us for our famous crab cakes!...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My go to place 😊😋 Always delicious 👍🏼 The freshest ingredients. Just heard they will be expanding soon, including outside dining. Can't wait to see 😀More

1  Thank milissa68
BoxHill1, Owner at Box Hill Crabcakes, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Reviews like this make our day! Thank you so much Milissa! We love that you appreciate our fresh and all-natural ingredients that we use in all our dishes! We're also SUPER excited about the new renovations and outside dining! We can't wait to have you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was there at a very busy time during lunch and really did not have to wait but only a few minutes.More

Thank Melda C
BoxHill1, Owner at Box Hill Crabcakes, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Awesome! We're so happy we could make your lunch great! And we're really happy we were able to get you a table right away, even at one of our busiest times! Our guests mean the most to us and we aim to please! Glad you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I called my order in for pickup. When I went to pickup my order I was greeted my a very pleasant gentleman and only had to wait a few minutes for my order. The food was so good.

Thank Pat T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're looking for a great crabcake, Box Hill Pizzeria is the place to go. On the weekend be prepared to have a little bit of a wait to be seated, as people flock to this place. The service is great, the staff is friendly...More

Thank mommyhook
BoxHill1, Owner at Box Hill Crabcakes, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Wow! Thank you for the awesome feedback and review! We love to hear the praise on our crab cakes! That means so much to us :-) We are so thrilled that our wonderful staff has always done a great job at taking care of you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great Crab Cakes!!! Food was very good and everyone was very pleasant to deal with and restaurant was clean.More

Thank Lee T
BoxHill1, Owner at Box Hill Crabcakes, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Reviews like yours make our day, Lee! Thank you so much for the high praise! We're so glad we could make your experience enjoyable and that you appreciated our wonderful staff and clean establishment! We try to provide the best for our awesome guests! Please...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2915 Emmorton Rd, Abingdon, MD 21009-1631
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Abingdon
  • Phone Number: +1 410-515-3662
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Box Hill Crabcakes is a family owned and operated restaurant in Abingdon, Maryland, and opened its doors in August 1984 with The Kanaras Brothers, Tom and Chris as the owners, along with their father George and mother Demetra who supported their sons as young entrepreneurs. With a strong commitment to customer service and satisfaction in a family-friendly environment, what once was a small eat-in, carry-out restaurant has expanded to a popular regional eatery with long-time, faithful customers who come in weekly to enjoy the "World Famous Crab Cakes," incredible Italian dishes, authentic Greek specialties and delicious hot and cold subs to name just a few of the menu favorites. Voted the area's best restaurant for crabcakes, give us a try and you too will be a satisfied customer who will be back for more! Thanks to the Internet you can now order our "World Famous Crab Cakes" securely online!
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