The Chop House - Annapolis
The Chop House - Annapolis

The Chop House - Annapolis

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Website: http://msventures.com/thechophouse_web/pages/chop_annapolis.html
  • Phone: 4102244957
  • Hours of Operation:
    Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm, Sunday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Steak, Seafood, American
  • Executive Chef: Chef Aaron Musinski
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Private Room, Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Private Party Facilities: We offer three distinct and beautifully decorated private dining rooms to fulfill all your special event needs. Your friends, family, clientele, or associates will be amazed by our unparalleled menus, as well as, our award winning wine list and our knowledgeable and accommodating staff.
  • Private Party Contact: Eric Ejarque 4102244357

Getting there

  • Parking: Public Lot
A word from The Chop House - Annapolis
Prepare to be pampered. The Chop House serves USDA Prime Beef, of all the beef produced in the US, less than 2% is certified as USDA Prime & it is our specialty. Generous portions of the finest Midwestern grain fed meats, Fresh Fish & Classic American Chop House side dishes are all part of the menu. Our carefully selected wine list features opportunities to explore rare wines along with classic favorites from around the world. Signature martinis & a separate bar menu are sure to delight. Join us for Happy Hour daily for 5:00-7:00pm $5 Martinis,& $6 Wines by the Glass. We also have an extensive selection of Mini plates to choose from. The Chop House’s has a handsome sophisticated style featuring beautifully hand crafted mahogany, custom tiered chandeliers, granite floors, tufted leather booths & a magnificent dessert stage. Personalized private rooms for up to 8 guests & private dining areas for larger parties will tailor the dining experience to meet every need.
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  • Diners' Choice WinnerBest Ambiance
  • Diners' Choice WinnerBest Food
The Chop House - Annapolis reviews from OpenTable diners
127 reviews since June 23, 2014
Overall Rating4.5
  • Food4.6
    Service4.4
  • Ambiance4.5
    Noise LevelModerate
94% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
special occasion (110)romantic (85)notable wine list (40)fit for foodies (38)good for groups (28)neighborhood gem (20)vibrant bar scene (11)hot spot (9)late-night find (8)scenic view (4)kid-friendly (4)great for outdoor dining (3)great for brunch (2)great for lunch (2)Show More
  • Wonderful Experience
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 10/18/2014
    We had such a nice experience at Chop House-Annapolis. They even catered to our 4 year old. It was our sons 15th birthday. He felt special and important with the attention they gave him. Such a wonderful and warm atmosphere. We will definitely be visiting there again!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Lovely but Pricey
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 10/17/2014
    Great steaks: filet mignon for me, ribeye for husband. Pan-seared scallops as appetizer were too salty. Huge house salad. The menu is primarily a la carte, so the steaks do not come with any side items. This leads to a pricey meal. Our waitress, Nikki, was wonderful.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • A wonderful experience
    Welovefood
    Dined on 10/12/2014
    The Chop House was truly a dining experience. The evening we dined was very busy but our server was very attentive and she answered our questions patiently and knowledgeably. Eric the general manger helped serve our dinners which demonstrates he is a hands on manager. Our steaks, New York strip and Filet Mignon, were hot when served and done to perfection. Each course was served in a timely manner. I would recommend Chop House!!!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Horrible Experience
    Traveler
    Dined on 10/10/2014
    Food took over an hour to arrive and only after we asked where it was three times. When the food finally arrived the filets were completly undercooked. We ordered med well they were RARE... The sides were either undercooked or cold. The manger apologized and picked up the bill but based on our experience I would never recommend this location. I have dined at other Chop House locations which were fabulous but this location was a complete disappointment. Two people in the party had never been to a Chop House so it was very embarrassing as I had set high expectations based on my previous meals at other locations.
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • MKLady
    Dined on 10/9/2014
    We always receive professional service at the Chop House. I highly recommend to family & friends.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Excellent but expected
    Lulusback
    Dined on 10/3/2014
    The ambiance was very Art Deco but still modern. The menu was an iPad- with pictures of each item- very fun. The menu was what you'd expect for a high end ala carte steakhouse. The price point is high. The service was more rehearsed than efficient, empty glasses, long times between check backs and while there were some nicely managed service elements it wasn't what I expected.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Birthday celebration
    Luv2eat
    Dined on 10/1/2014
    My daughter took me to the Chop House - Annapolis for my birthday and we had an amazing time. Food was great, will recommend sharing.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • A little off
    dlittlejohn
    Dined on 9/27/2014
    The service was off because our server was busy with a huge group of demanding people. It was a long time between each course. My steak was barely warm and it was painful waiting for the check. The restaurant was not all that busy maybe she should have asked for or been given help. This is not the norm for the Chop House in my experience, just an off night.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • The Chop House is FABULOUS!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    I took my boyfriend to The Chop House Restaurant, at the Annapolis Towne Center, to celebrate his birthday. Perfect choice! I specified where I preferred we sat on the online reservation (a quiet area of the restaurant). They offer spectacular discounts/specials on the exact day of a patron's birthday (bring state issued ID for proof of birthday) when they dine there. Staff was very friendly and they accommodated my seating preference. Our waiter, TRAVIS, cheerfully greeted us & was an excellent waiter. The Chop House definitely has excellent customer service in addition to wonderful steaks & food. My boyfriend was extremely pleased with everything! Two managers asked about our experience & wished my boyfriend a Happy Birthday-great.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for lunch, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2010
    Dined on 9/24/2014
    Went for the birthday special which is great. Place is so overpriced. They don't carry a steak under $40 and that is ala carte. Server was very sweet but felt like she was pushing us to order more drinks, more food, etc. as it was we couldn't eat everything we ordered. Not sure we would return.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Wonderful!
    dnicole87
    Dined on 9/23/2014
    Restaurant is great, very fancy. We went for my husband's birthday dinner because you get half off the food bill if it's your birthday. Let me tell you, it is expensive, so be prepared to spend $50 on just a steak alone. However, the food was amazing! I got the Cowboy Steak, very good.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Impress your lady
    OpenTable Diner Since 2005
    Dined on 9/23/2014
    The Chop House is on par with The Prime Rib (Baltimore location) and offers a very nice variety of steaks and seafood. The best thing is the $$$ you'll save if you go on your birth date as you get a 50% discount for a party of two, excluding drinks. Very attentive and respectful staff, quiet and distinctive atmosphere and easy to get to location.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Average - not worth the cost
    NYCritic
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    Tablet based menu was gimmicky requiring more time and effort than a traditional menu. The wine list, despite having sort functions, was a mess - alphabetical order, with everything mixed? This concept really needs to be re-thought. All soups and sauces in our party of 9 were overly salty. Meats and seafood were well-prepared. Sides (accompaniments) were average and lacked flavor. Service was not professional or commensurate with the cost. Our waiter was just not ready to handle a table by himself... Overall, the experience was disappointing given the high cost. There are far better options available in Annapolis for about the same price. Go to Lewnes instead for better food, service and atmosphere for about the same price.
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Birthday Dinner
    BarginGirl
    Dined on 9/12/2014
    We enjoyed a pleasant birthday dinner. The best part was having our dinner there on my husband's actual birthday. They comped his meal. Quite a nice surprise.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Nice place for birthday celebration
    ave2014
    Dined on 9/11/2014
    This restaurant has not only great food and a nice wine list, they also have a great policy of providing a huge (35%) discount on the occasion of your birthday. You should have your birthday exactly on the day of your dining. We have been already twice in this place celebrating our birthdays and each time had a great time.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great place to celebrate a birthday
    Vinim
    Dined on 9/8/2014
    Took my wife there for her birthday. Ambiance was classy. Despite her being a vegetarian, there were plenty of choices on the menu. They can customize any of the entrees the way you like it. Large portions...Awesome service.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Very good food and nice service
    annapdiner
    Dined on 9/7/2014
    Excellent food, only a few issues that should be improved with food would be improved espresso and making sure to serve the desserts at the proper temperature. One dessert seemed to have been served directly from freezer and was not the mouse consistency (was much better after letting it sit for a while).
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Bgrenke
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    Service was outstanding and the food was fabulous. Best place to go for any special occasion.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Depend on it
    LCEJ
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    One place I can take guests and never be disappointed.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Excellent Food
    Cheryl888
    Dined on 9/3/2014
    Perfect setting to celebrate a special occasion. Especially when it's your birthday because you get 50% off your bill! My husband and I came here to celebrate my birthday and we both enjoyed everything we ordered. The French Onion soup was a great starter and we both had Chophouse steaks. Those along with the sides were excellent.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Excellent Restaurant
    rwelsh
    Dined on 8/31/2014
    Excellent restaurant for highest quality food. Quiet atmosphere.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Not-so Hidden Gem
    CowgirlFoodieVIP
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    An amazing find, completely by accident we stumbled upon this place after receiving terrible service at another restaurant and walking out. We sat at the bar and mingled with some locals, had great conversation with the bartender and have now added this to our list to return to when back in town. The Chophouse turned our night around, thank you!!!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, late-night find, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • The Essence of Crab Dining!
    Vinnie
    Dined on 8/27/2014
    We looked forward all week to steamed crabs on the deck, our first time in St. Michaels. Had steamed mussels, tender and not overcooked as many places do, Cherrystone clams (also excellent), then the steamed crabs. A couple of the crabs - especially the claws - were a little dry from having been steamed and then sitting too long - but most were just right. You can't beat the atmosphere, watching the boats go in and out, enjoying the breeze and really feeling part of the Eastern Shore vibe. Lots of locals at the restaurant, which tells you it must be consistently good. Great server, who seemed to have a sixth sense when she was needed and was a lot of fun. Many locally brewed or craft beers - we tried four different ones, all terrific.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for outdoor dining, kid-friendly, neighborhood gem, scenic view
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Fabulous
    donna
    Dined on 8/27/2014
    This is a wonderful place for dinner for ANY reason. Food is the best. Huge portions. Everyone in your party will be satisfied and impressed with the quality, friendliness and helpfulness of the service and the quality of the food.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Fine Dining at it's best
    SweetT
    Dined on 8/25/2014
    My husband and I visited for our anniversary. We were very impressed with the service and the food. Ample portion sizes and great ambiance.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Birthday Dinner for husband
    sugarmama
    Dined on 8/24/2014
    I made this reservation on my husband's birthday. I had heard that they have a birthday special in which 50% is taken off your food bill. We arrived at the restaurant in time to take advantage of the happy hour prices for drinks. Our entire experience was fantastic! The service was outstanding and the food was delicious. My husband ordered the Porterhouse, which was cooked to perfection. I ordered the Mushroom stuffed chicken and it great as well. The sides were large enough that we both could share. Our server, Travis, was very attentive. My husband and I will be dining at the Chop House again.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Top Quality Restaurant!!
    SocialButterfly
    Dined on 8/24/2014
    We took our friend there for a belated Birthday celebration. Our party was treated like royalty. We were escorted to the bar and there we met "Don" who was absolutley amazing! Since this my friends 1st time there he told us what was good and he was right on point. The meal was great and we had the alcove seating which was private. You will not be disappointed by the quality of the food, the way it iwas presented, and the excellent service. The menu is a little on the expensive side but the food is and service is well worth the price.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Don't Bother
    highstandardsdiner
    Dined on 8/24/2014
    We went to the Chop House to celebrate an occasion. The atmosphere is very cold. Nothing warm/ romantic about the place. The wait staff was also not friendly. The food was mediocre and very over priced. The wrong drink was brought to our table. The beef wellington had stringy beef and was not medium rare but rare.
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  • Great food, service but expensive
    jt123VIP
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    Great food, service, location but it has become very expensive. Meal for 4 with one moderate bottle wine, 2 sharing an entrée and only 1 desert was $300
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    fit for foodies
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Excellent Restaurant
    Danny
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    Great food and great service..what more can you ask for.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • JLS0304
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    Went there for the first time for my boyfriends birthday and the food was amazing. Service was great.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Fantastic Birthday!
    mathwiz
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    We thoroughly enjoyed our dinner celebrating my wife's birthday - the service and food was fantastic! We both had the aged dry ribeye steak - it could not have been more delicious, and it was so tender!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • I'll have a signature Manhattan
    skeletor6519
    Dined on 8/22/2014
    'Nuff said. And the lobster bisque with sherry and a dry aged rib eye. Make that two Manhattans!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Food @ The Chop House
    TMBE
    Dined on 8/21/2014
    This was my friend and mines first time at The Chop House. I took him there for his birthday which I was glad that it was his birthday because they give you half off of your food. This restaurant is a little too expensive for me though. The meats alone were high then you have to pay for your sides seperate (a la carte). The food was great and the drinks were nice and strong also my waitress was awesome but like i said it was a little pricey. I should have known this place was expensive from the tablet menus, which was real helpful. Overall it was a wonderful experience and I would go back again for someone else birthday so it can be half off again.
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    romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Date night
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 8/17/2014
    We hadn't been out to dinner in quite some time so we decided to go somewhere special. This place is definitely nice for a special occasion or long overdue date night.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Lovely Dinner
    Birthdayboy
    Dined on 8/16/2014
    This was not our first dinning experience at the Chop House and it did not disappoint. The food, service and atmosphere are consistently top quality. I would however not recommend ordering the Beef Wellington. It was a bit soggy as though it had been pre-assembled much earlier in the day and/or baked at low temperature. The filet within was delicious and our overall dining experience was very good.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Always exceptional.
    Exceptional
    Dined on 8/10/2014
    My wedding reception was held here and I have been here many times since. The folks here bend over backwards to make your meal the best.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem, hot spot, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Excellent
    Foodie16
    Dined on 8/9/2014
    One of the best restaurants in town! The sides are out of this world good and every dish is special and delicious.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, hot spot, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Wonderful
    PRICELESS
    Dined on 8/9/2014
    I simply enjoyed my visit at this restaurant. The customer service was impeccable and the server that paid attention to detail. Her name was Nicole and she really made OUR stay memorable. IT was my Pastor's birthday on Thursday and we celebrated on Saturday. Although it was NOT quite his birthday on that specific day she provided him with a FREE dessert. She made our experience like we were apart of the restaurant's family and that's a compliment to her as the ultimate server. Bravo!!! I love this place and we will be planning OUR next trip there. Subsequently I've given information to many people to attend the restaurant to get the pleasant experience. Thank you.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Best Steak Ever
    yogapants
    Dined on 8/9/2014
    Our family of 6 took our USNA plebe here for a filling meal and we got it! We each had a different type of steak and everyone said it was the best meat we had ever eaten. The food was incredible and the service was perfect. We also enjoyed the kale salad, sauteed spinach, and grilled peach dessert. The wine recommended was super. The meal was expensive, but the amounts served were generous and we didn't mind the price for such quality food, atmosphere and service. I chose the beef tenderloin special, which was very reasonably priced at $15, and was surprised at how much I received and it was delicious with a mole sauce.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.