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Steak & Main

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
American, Bar, Sushi, Pub, Wine Bar
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107 S Main St, North East, MD 21901 (Formerly Tavern On The Main)
+1 410-287-3512
11:00 - 23:00
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All hours
Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Havre de Grace, Maryland
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59 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ambiance was quite good and the town is adorable! The menu is beautifully constructed and it is clear that the Chef is well trained with great flavor combinations. Many dishes are independently constructed, so the sides are paired with the meat or seafood - which is awesome. I had a ribeye that was so perfectly cooked and flavored that... More 

1 Thank 385cliftonm
Farndon, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Second time I've eaten here and it was truly excellent. Had the duck rolls to start and the teriyaki filet for main. Both amazing dishes. Staff were excellent too. Will definitely be back.

Thank benwalkeris
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87 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

I love this restaurant! The service is always excellent! The menu has a lot variety and the food never disappoints! We had a shrimp tempura appetizer that was to die for! Then for dinner the crab cakes and the filet and seafood poivre were awesome. We then had a disassembled key lime cream pie and bananas foster! Yummy! I love... More 

1 Thank Kim K
Charlestown, Maryland
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56 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Pretty amazing food, really squirrely service - perish the thought of constructive criticism, and don't think about complaining or the management will either (a) laugh in your face or (b) blame you for their poor performance. Really hard to figure out why the owner is such a prickly-pear, I guess he just doesn't believe in maintaining a good rapport with... More 

1 Thank Geoff D
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61 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Never having been to Steak and Main, I was so happy that we made the trip for a business lunch. The crab soup was great. Service was excellent.

1 Thank Lou B
Kennett Square
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61 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

I took my sister and brother in law along with my parents to the brunch. Mix a Bloody Mary bar with crab and shrimp on it with raw oysters and shrimp and grits, add a baked Alaska for desert and there you are. Great place, good price, and attentive service; what else do you need?

2 Thank questcarlin
Bel Air, Maryland
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

The food is average (not the best steak I have had by far). The prices are up there. The service reflects the rules of the chef/owner (I think). For example, the waitress never told us that they do sushi and that there was another menu entirely. The rules are too rigid (cannot get a hamburger if you do not sit... More 

3 Thank Dudley R
Elkton, Maryland
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59 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Nice place for lunch with friends. The wait staff was very friendly and helpful. Huge selection of sushi and good variety of salads and sandwiches. The smoked salmon BLT was very tasty! Quite a nice selection of wine and spirits also. A little pricey for a casual lunch, but I felt the food was worth it. It's a little dark... More 

1 Thank Linda W
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

First time in North East, we stopped in for dinner. Very nice place, food was great, wood definitely go back when in town.

1 Thank megawatts2015
Dover, Illinois
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39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

We recently visited Steak and Main for a date night. We went on the earlier side so it wasn't too crowded, but the crowd was definitely picking up as we left. The hostess was fine, the wait staff did their job, and the food was good. The reason I am giving four out of five is for what I already... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$100
American, Bar, Sushi, Pub, Wine Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 S Main St, North East, MD 21901 (Formerly Tavern On The Main)
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  North East
  • Phone Number: +1 410-287-3512

we offer fine dining in the Steak House and casual dining in the Oyster Bar. We buy the highest quality steaks and seafood. Our steaks are Certified Angus Beef prime and upper choice.

We are more expensive and "overpriced" compared to your low end chain restaurants while less expensive then your prime steak houses and serve the same high quality.

We earned the #54 spot on The Travel Channels 101 Tastiest Places in America and #5 spot on their Chowdown Best Steak Houses in America.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?