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The Fish Whistle

98 Cannon St, Chestertown, MD 21620-1582
+1 410-778-3566
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good42%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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98 Cannon St, Chestertown, MD 21620-1582
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Love their curried chicken salad and the petite salmon with spinach and mashed sweet potatoes. The view is spectacular as you look out on the Chester River and the bridge leading into Chestertown. This is where we take friends when we want to give them...More

Thank sharonmiles75
Reviewed 2 days ago

One of my favorite stops. The food is great, service is great. If you like oysters you have to make it to an oyster night.

Thank MandieKonopka
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The chicken and pasta in pesto cream sauce was delicious; but the service could have been better at some points. All in all, I’d go again.

Thank MycroftHolmey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although the weather was not that great we ate outside. This was not our first visit here and I forgot how extensive the menu is. The crab soup was excellent. Our entrees were nicely sized and tasty. Only reason I didn't give it a 5...More

Thank Christie G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went with family and friends after the Chestertown Tea Party (Memorial Day street festival). Restaurant location is great, right on the Chester River. I was looking for a small-ish plate so I ordered the shrimp tempura appetizer...there were six good sized shrimp with a wasabi...More

Thank plaisaeb
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Took a walk and found the Fish Whistle. Open deck overlooking the water. We were lucky to grab a high top on the deck. Greeted by our waitress “T” who took our drink order. By the time our drinks arrived, we decided on raw oysters...More

Thank EarleneBrad
Reviewed 12 April 2018

it was crowded with alot of locals and travelers, the menu was varied and the food pretty good. the ambience is terrific and there is plenty of parking with can be difficult in chestrtow.

Thank drudol
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch and enjoyed a pleasant atmosphere and friendly staff with good food. Seems to be. A very popular spot.

Thank angler11
Reviewed 26 March 2018

We visited this place a few days ago and found the staff to be very unfriendly. We didn't bother eating. Expensive drinks served with contempt.

1  Thank janey20142016
Reviewed 25 March 2018

My husband took me to Chestertown for my birthday it is only a couple of hours from us and have never been there. We had lunch at the Fish Whistle and it was very good I had a lump crabcake sandwich and my husband had...More

1  Thank Barbara S
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26 August 2016|
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Response from Brotherdickdca1981 | Reviewed this property |
I remember many of the dishes at Fish Whistle, but most dealt with seafood. Sorry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 98 Cannon St, Chestertown, MD 21620-1582 (Formerly Reiley's on the River)
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Chestertown
  • Phone Number: +1 410-778-3566
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