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Ava's Pizzeria & Wine Bar

409 South Talbot Street, St. Michaels, MD 21663
+1 410-745-3081
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“meatballs” (109 reviews)
“pizza” (583 reviews)
“beignets” (30 reviews)
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Italian, American, Pizza, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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409 South Talbot Street, St. Michaels, MD 21663
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Service was excellent, food even better, and the upstairs room was perfect for our group of eight. Highly recommend

Thank lectrongrl
Reviewed 2 days ago

Love this place! Love the great service from the attentive staff. Love the cool space, especially the patio with the mosaic and cool waterfall made from beer taps. Love the great pizzas, terrific pasta, and other menu items. Love the use of local produce and...More

Thank WFleet
Reviewed 3 days ago

Ava's came highly recommended to me when I was in town for work. We came in for dinner after a long day on the water and it was very busy on a Tuesday night. Parking lot in back is TINY and since we were in...More

Thank jennydreyer
Reviewed 4 days ago

I had done a 3* review in 2014 when we last visited. Now I give Ava's 5 stars as it has improved exponentially! We went on my birthday and all I can say is the ambience is great, the service was awesome, and the food...More

1  Thank Carolyn B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for a late lunch and was not disappointed. The individual pizza and pint of draft IPA hit the spot. Service was friendly and efficient. I'd definitely return.

Thank Jean M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The meatball sliders, highly recommend! They are delicious! Super flavorful and the bread is chewy and holds up the ball. We decided to try the Detroit style pizza since my husband is from MI, we thought it was delicious!

Thank Sara K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went with a group of 7 women for my birthday while we were visiting St. Michael's. Ava's was the best meal we had on the entire trip. We talked about it for days. We started with the salad special, and then ordered 4 pizzas. The...More

Thank Tracey L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in here for a late lunch after shopping in town. Sat at the bar and the service was friendly and prompt. The pizza is delicious - the crust perfectly thin and the toppings fresh. Great selection of wines as well. Easy, delicious , casual...More

Thank susan222
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walking thru town. Stopped here for lunch. Got a pizza. No gluten free choices. It was good. Not spectacular. Our waiter was terrible. Asked for water. Never got it. Asked for parmesan cheese. Never got it. A passing waitress got us both items. It filled...More

Thank phyllis z
ceabiscuit, Owner at Ava's Pizzeria & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad you enjoyed our food. Sorry about the service issue. IT will be taken care of. We also missed something else. We have a full gluten free menu which you should have been offered. Because of your feedback, we will highlight it on our regular...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I go to ava's each and ever time i am in st. michaels. sometimes I visit twice during my stay. they truly have the best meatballs I've ever tasted. casual but great food. love the outside seating

1  Thank Joanne D
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Questions & Answers
Cindy W
16 July 2017|
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Response from TammyGordon | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. It's more of a restaurant than straight pizza shop.
1 April 2017|
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Response from ceabiscuit | Property representative |
Yes. It's small and can be noisy but it is family friendly. Please be sure to use our call ahead list to reduce your wait time as we do not take reservations. Thanks!
12 March 2016|
Response from ceabiscuit | Property representative |
We have a call ahead list. Call 410-745-3081 an hour before and we ll put you on the list. We ll also text you when your table is ready. Please call if you have any questions. Thanks !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 409 South Talbot Street, St. Michaels, MD 21663
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Talbot County  >  St. Michaels
  • Phone Number: +1 410-745-3081
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