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Brenda's Pizzeria

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21311 Garrett Highway, Trader's Landing at Deep Creek Lake, Oakland, MD 21550
+1 301-387-1007
11:00 - 21:00
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Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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McHenry, United States
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Best pizza (New York style) on Deep Creek Lake. Dining room overlooks the Lake. The pizza starts with homemade crust and marinara. From there the sky is the limit. Standard Italian specialties as well as a full panoply of salads. Monday night pizzas are half priced in the winter. Great bargain!

Thank E6301DAthomasc
Deer Park, Md
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7 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

After living on Long Island for 30 years and learning to appreciate New York Style Pizza, we were delighted to discover Brenda's Pizzeria at Deep Creek Lake when we retired here. We enjoy Brenda's pizza selection (she's originally from the Bronx) immensely and her other entrees and desserts are delicious, as well. She has a knack for hiring exceptional staff... More 

Thank Judith B
Oakland, Maryland
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not only is this best pizza but great Italian food. You eat while you can look out on lake the Italian candies ( which you can purchase) you get for dessert are great!

Thank donnaf288
Oakland, Maryland
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36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've gone to Brenda's for a long time ... even before it was Brenda's. We usually stay away during the summer months due to the tourists but love going in the off season when it's less crowded. Pizzas are fantastic! Plus all the other Italian specialties sandwiches and pasta dishes. The food is always good here and the service is... More 

Thank BoMaCho
Terra Alta, West Virginia
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

The best pizza at Deep Creek Lake. been here a few times always left happy, food was always good along with the service.

Thank dave w
Westerville, OH
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79 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

We ordered three of Brenda's pizzas tonight and loved them all. We ordered a 20 inch and 2-26 inch pizzas and it was plenty with A lot of extra for later! Where to begin! The crust was the best, chewy and the perfect consistency of done but not over cooked. The toppings were generous and you could tell they were... More 

Thank noahsmommy
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

I have to say I was reluctant to order a $26 medium pizza. Wow! I would pay double that and smile after eating it

Thank Robert C
Fort Ashby, West Virginia
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

This is a great restaurant over looking the beautiful Deep Creek Lake. Been there many times and it never fails to disappoint. If I lived closer, I'd be a regular.

Thank mommapyles
North Olmsted, Ohio
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

We took the food to go. We tried the sausage bits appetizer and ordered a pizza. Very tasty food. Staff was super friendly and picking up the food was easy. Would definitely recommend Brenda's.

Thank Meg R
Mitchellville, Maryland
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85 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

The two of us ate dinner in Brenda's Pizzeria twice within a two week period. We both think the pizza and other Italian food was and is excellent. The first time we went the restaurant was very busy. The second time, it was not busy at all when we arrived, but filled up as we were leaving. The service both... More 

Thank MJS658

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21311 Garrett Highway, Trader's Landing at Deep Creek Lake, Oakland, MD 21550
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Garrett County  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 301-387-1007

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McHenry, Maryland
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McHenry, Maryland
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?