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Pappas Restaurant & Sports Bar Cockeysville

550 Cranbrook Rd, Cockeysville, MD 21030-3702
+1 410-666-0030
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (255 reviews)
“jumbo lump” (10 reviews)
“soup” (25 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
550 Cranbrook Rd, Cockeysville, MD 21030-3702
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pappas in Cockeysville is a very popular version of its Taylor Avenue home base. The dining rooms and bar were packed on a late Sunday afternoon. The staff handled everything smoothly. Out waitperson, Sarah, was friendly, informative and efficient. The timing of each course was...More

Thank Bill B
Pappas C, Owner at Pappas Restaurant & Sports Bar Cockeysville, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Bill, Thank you for the nice feedback. We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience with us. We are thrilled to see that our team provided you with outstanding service and Sarah was so friendly and knowledgeable. We are delighted you enjoyed your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The best crab cakes in Maryland! Huge lumps of crab. Take a jumper though in the summer as the air con has a distinct chill!

Thank TrishLang
Pappas C, Owner at Pappas Restaurant & Sports Bar Cockeysville, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the wonderful words. We are charmed to see that you had such a nice time with us. We're glad your meals were great and you loved our crab cakes. We'll see you next time. Take care!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pappas was a great location for our girls’ night out. Great atmosphere, great service and great food. We all enjoyed ourselves and plan to do it again at Pappas!

Thank tracy b
Pappas C, Owner at Pappas Restaurant & Sports Bar Cockeysville, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Tracy, Thank you for the fabulous feedback. We're chared to see that our team always takes great care of you and you enjoyed your meals. We will see you next time. We hope you have a nice week. Take care!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took some friends from out of town to Pappas to celebrate their anniversary. I'd never been to a Pappas restaurant but I had heard only glowing reports. The crab cake was good, but far from the best. Lumps of crab, but very creamy from...More

Thank 52RayRay
Pappas C, Owner at Pappas Restaurant & Sports Bar Cockeysville, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are so sorry to hear that your dining experience was not to your satisfaction. We appreciate your bringing this to our attention. We hope you will allow us another opportunity in the...More

Reviewed 9 September 2018

Growing up in Baltimore made good crab cakes a favorite! Having moved out of state over 48 years ago, we can't wait to return for crab cakes. We ate at their Parkville location years ago and couldn't wait to return to Pappas as the crab...More

Thank Alice K
Pappas C, Owner at Pappas Restaurant & Sports Bar Cockeysville, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Alice, Thank you for the wonderful words. We are charmed to hear that you had a delightful time with us. We are overjoyed to see how much you loved our crab cakes as well as our crab soup and desserts. We're thrilled that our team...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent crabcakes, as well as most of the menu items. Desserts are wonderful. Sometimes I would rather have sweets first but that would ruin my appetite for the wonderful main course. Family atmosphere for all ages. Great customer service. You can dine in or order...More

Thank Paula C
Pappas C, Owner at Pappas Restaurant & Sports Bar Cockeysville, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Paula, Thank you for the lovely words. We're so pleased to hear how much you enjoyed our crab cakes. We are delighted to see that you find our desserts so blissful. We are glad that our team takes great care of you each time. We...More

Reviewed 21 August 2018

Ate here with friends recently and, as when this satellite location of the original Pappas' opened, the crab cakes are still superb! If you're a crab cake buff in the Baltimore area, you've likely tried the iconic large crab cakes at one of Pappas' competitors...More

Thank HalClarke
Pappas C, Owner at Pappas Restaurant & Sports Bar Cockeysville, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Thank you for the fabulous feedback. We're overjoyed to hear how much you loved our crab cakes. We are thrilled that your dining experience was so great and everything was to your liking. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. We hope...More

Reviewed 16 August 2018

I've been patronizing Pappas for years and have always had exceptional experiences; both with awesome food and service! That said, I felt a little taken back today when I received my lunch bill at over $80 for two lunches and no alcohol. When I questioned...More

Thank Chris C
Pappas C, Owner at Pappas Restaurant & Sports Bar Cockeysville, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Chris, Thank you for sharing this with us. The exorbitant charge you've quoted is no way in accordance to any menu item at Pappas during Restaurant Week time or any other time. If you could please call the restaurant we would be more than happy...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

The food was amazing. Crab cakes were so moist, all meat, perfectly cooked! I was very happy with all appetizers and tap selection as well. Everyone in our group was very happy with our meals. (Booked a reservation on opentable and they didn’t get it...More

Thank Marina B
Pappas C, Owner at Pappas Restaurant & Sports Bar Cockeysville, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Thank you for the wonderful words. We're charmed to hear that you had such a lovely experience with us at Pappas. We are glad that your meals were so delectable and you found our crab cakes so amazing. We look forward to seeing you again....More

Reviewed 7 August 2018

People rave about Papa's Crab Cakes, in-fact even Oprah ranked them as one of her favorite things. For me, they were good even very good but I like others a bit better. Cypriana has my favorites at the current time. Service was great. Their pickles...More

Thank mttaylor9
Pappas C, Owner at Pappas Restaurant & Sports Bar Cockeysville, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Thank you for the kind words. We're so happy to hear that you had an excellent time with us. We are delighted to hear that our team took excellent care of you and your meals were to your liking. We hope to see you again....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 550 Cranbrook Rd, Cockeysville, MD 21030-3702
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Cockeysville
  • Phone Number: +1 410-666-0030
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