Ramshead Tavern & Fordham Brewing | Annapolis, Maryland
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Ramshead Tavern & Fordham Brewing
Exceptional based on 23 ratings
Type: Brewpub (see listing)

33 West St
Annapolis, Maryland United States 21401 [ print map ]
410 268 4545

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Hours: Mon - Sat 11:00 AM - 2:00 AM; Sun 10:00 AM - 2:00 AM


Mayor: Ret12 (2) | Taps: 10-15 | Bottles: 50


Ramshead Tavern & Fordham Brewing

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Beer Available At Ramshead Tavern & Fordham Brewing (arranged by most recent)
Fordham Copperhead Ale 30, Fordham Route 1 Session IPA , Fordham Rams Head IPA 74, Boulder Beer Shake Chocolate Porter 97, Fordham Tavern Ale 52, Fordham Helles Lager 32, Svyturys Baltijos Mšrzen Tamsusis (DarkRed) 38, Fordham Saison , Fordham Doppelbock 81
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23 reviews for Ramshead Tavern & Fordham Brewing
 Ambiance  78%
 Service  70%
 Selection  64%
 Food  74%
 Value  75%
 Overall  72%
 Rating  76%
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78
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 15/20
jeremytoni  (155) Swedesboro, New Jersey | August 18, 2010
Decent place to stop buy if you happen to be in the Annapolis area. Decent bar style food, live music every night, and a good selection of beers.
70
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 14/20
msante79  (341) Mount Prospect, Illinois | July 29, 2010
Nice little brewpub in downtown Annapolis. Selection was kind of weak as far as taps. 7 House beers, 3 Dominion, and 10 or so other craft beers including Hop Devil, GI IPA, and Hoegarden. Had the fish and chips was decent, but kind of disappointing based on region of country. Reasonable prices. Worth a stop.
60
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 3/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD 6/10   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 14/20
TheBigSmooth  (2) California | May 20, 2009
I had high hopes for this place, but I just canít give Ramís Head too much praise. The service has never been great, especially if you are sitting outside. The beer list is decent but not stellar. They have too many mediocre options on the World Beer Tour. Do you really want to have to drink Miller Light, Bud Light and other major American macro brews on the beer tour? The biggest thing for me is the overall vibe, maybe this is a problem that I have with Annapolis in general. It just doesnít have that ďwarmĒ feeling you want from a neighborhood bar. I think a bar needs that hard to define vibe that makes you want to sit down and chill for the evening. I have tried hard to be pro Ramís Head, but I just canít give it my support.
72
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 13/20
FanwickMike  (33) | September 21, 2008
beer tour 09/20/08Ordered beer sampler, 6 beers, 5 Fordham, one Old Dominion. Light lager was surprisingly good, some hop taste and mild malt. Helles was similar in taste and nature. Copperhead was OK. Tavern ale had strong hoppiness, very good. Old Dominion stout was well done also. Food (Fish+Chips) was OK, lots of batter , not as much fish. My wifeís crab melt was pretty good. Outdoor location was very nice, and a beautiful night for it as well. Hostess was busy with several tables, but kept up with all of us. A pretty good value....
42
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 3/10   SELECTION 5/15   FOOD 4/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 9/20
Braudog  (697) Hampton, Virginia | November 11, 2007| Updated November 12, 2007
Visited with two other couple on a busy Saturday night, drinking at both the bar and with our dinners in the dining room. The beers, well, they all taste the same. The food well, it was just OK. The service was good at first, then steadily faded. Iím sorry, but I expect the wait staff in a brewpub to know beer, at least in basic terms. Instead, when my friend said she liked pilsners, our waitress recommended the Tavern Ale, probably their ONLY beer with any flavor, and a NW hoppiness, over a light beer and a lager. Unbelievable. What sealed it for me was the waitress reaching her arm thru my burrito to place someone elseís plate. Gross. Not that good, overall. A squandered location and beautiful brick building. (Brewery #454, 11/10/2007)
82
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 18/20
DocLock  (144) Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania | October 10, 2007
Thought I had rated this already. The outdoor area is gorgeous, with great plantlife and vines all over the place, and nice low level lighting also. The beer selection was 5-6 strong, ranging from average to very good. The food was outstanding. I got seafood pasta that was just loaded with seafood. Well worth a trip.
76
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 16/20
hoplover406  (30) Crofton, Maryland | May 5, 2007
Annapolis is very fortunate to have the Rams Head Tavern, thereís nothing else like it here. Itís located in the historic downtown area in an interesting, and large, building that is actually a stop on the walking ghost tour of Annapolis. There are several parts to this pub and is the largest in town. Their beer(Fordham) is OK / Decent (I have not had all of their brews) and they have a pretty good selection of beers from around the world(over 100). Check out the beer garden out back itís a neat spot. Also try the basement pub, cramped but friendly. The food is generally great and a little pricey too. I like their crab dip and crab melt sandwich. You can get growlers to go here because they do some brewing on site. DEFINATELY the first, and probably the only, place you need to go to drink good beer in Naptown
74
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 16/20
Capa  (261) Manama, Bahrain | July 26, 2006
Spent a few hours in the nice outdoor beer garden. The beer was very good, and the waitress was knowledgeable. Food was very tasty as well. The atmosphere is great, nice relaxed and friendly. A great place to have a beer.
56
  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 8/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 12/20
donrajin  (47) Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina | August 21, 2005
The beer was decent, but nothing great. We went between lunch and dinner, so there were very few people and we only stopped in for a beer and didnít sample the food.
66
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 7/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 15/20
Holdwine  (12) Beertimore, Maryland | August 8, 2005
Nice place. Great food with a lot of variety. Pumps their own, decent, brews. Service is topnotch. It is connected to a music hall, so dinner, beer and music is the perfect night.

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