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Micheal’s Cafe was selected as an Honoree for the 2017 Smart CEO Baltimore Family Business Award

Smart CEO recognizes Michael's Cafe for their accomplishments in the family-owned restaurant business at the 2017 Baltimore Family Business Awards Event. This award gives tribute to entrepreneurial families operating successful and growing businesses ranging from small boutique operations to large multi generational firms.

Oldie but Goodie- Baltimore Magazine September 2016

Michael's Cafe is still going strong after 30-plus yearsA Timonium mainstay for more than 30 years, Michael's Cafe was born before some of its booze-loving customers gulped their first sips of milk. To keep current, the restaurant recently reinvented itself, opening a new indoor lounge and outdoor patio, and bringing in Mark Davis, formerly of Ten Ten and The Highland Inn, as chef.Judging by the crowds we saw on our visits this summer, Michael's is far from the throes of a midlife crisis. The patio area is an attractive walled oasis that exudes a vacation vibe, ...

Michael’s Cafe basks in Winter Restaurant Week limelight

Michael's Cafe helped kick off Baltimore County Winter Restaurant Week and was honored by Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot"Baltimore County's Winter Restaurant Week is a big week for the 32-year-old Michael's Cafe, in Timonium.The family-owned, recently renovated restaurant, raw bar and grill, started by Michael Dellis in 1984, was honored Monday by Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot, who stopped by to personally congratulate Dellis for more than three decades of business success in the county's competitive and growing restaurant industry, and to give the ...

Happy New Year!!!!

Wow!!!  2015 was a great year for us and all of our friends, customers, and employees.  We couldn't thank you more!!   We finally completed a new kitchen project that was 2 years in the making, we hired a great new chef, Chef Mark Davis,  we continue to put out the best food, service, and entertainment in the area!  We are constantly working with local charities and groups in our giving efforts.  We also had some really fun special events including our annual charity golf tournament to benefit Cool Kids Campaign, The Crab Ball Concert and Festival, Our Halloween ...

Baltimore Magazine 50 Best Bars

"Up until a few years ago, the words "bar crawl" and "Timonium" may have felt like an oxymoron. But thanks to renovations, redesigns, and openings, the York Road corridor is now a lively late-night jaunt. Our evening began at Michael's Cafe (2119 York Rd., 410-252-2022), where we sat at the marble bar that, thankfully, was being warmed by heaters overhead. Our bartender was very pleasant as she plopped a few menus down and made suggetions. We ended up with a Kentucky Kelly: Bulleit bourbon, strawberries, lemon, and ginger beer in a Mason jar. As we chatted with bar ...

Michael’s Cafe Voted “Best ‘Burb Bar” in Baltimore Magazine’s 2015 Best of Baltimore Issue

Open since 1984, Michael's Cafe keeps changing with the times, and maybe that's the key to its continued success. Just last spring, the family-owned bar and restaurant debuted a new outdoor patio and second indoor bar/lounge area, both of which look as sleek as any cocktail bar the city has to offer. But even if you choose to sit at the original dark-wood bar-as we did on a recent visit- you'll have a great time. With an on-trend cocktail list (try the Moscow mule), encyclopedic food menu (crab and shrimp dip? Yes, please!), and attentive service (shout out to jack-of-...

Thanksgiving Eve Drink Specials: Pregame for the big feast at some of the best bars in town

November 18, 2014 From breaking the wishbone to going around the table and saying what you’re thankful for, Thanksgiving is a holiday full of traditions. But perhaps one of the best of them all, food and football aside, is what happens the night before the big feast. It’s a time to reunite with old friends, celebrate the homecoming of Baltimore natives, and get excited about the long weekend ahead. Here are some of the best drink specials around town on November 26.Michael’s Cafe 2119 York Road, Timonium, 410-252-2022. A “Thanksgiving Eve Bash” will be ...

Michael’s Cafe 30th Anniversary Celebration- Baltimore Sun

Pictured here in the new patio room at their family-owned restaurant, the Dellis family is celebrating 30 years of good times and crab cakes at Michael's with a jam-packed, two-day celebration featuring special performances, giveaways and discounts.

Michael’s Cafe Opens New Outdoor Patio and Lounge with Special Weekend

Celebrating its 30th anniversary year, Michael's Café, a family-owned and operated restaurant known for its award-winning crab cakes, announced the opening of The Patio at Michael's Café, its new outdoor patio and lounge. During the weekend of Friday, April 25- Sunday, April 27, Michael's Café will kick off the opening with food and drink specials, live music and the reveal of a new bar menu.

Michael’s Cafe Raw Bar & Grill in Baltimore County to Update Building and Menu- Baltimore Business Journal

Michael's Cafe Raw Bar & Grill is slated to receive a makeover, starting with it's patioThe Timonium restaurant at 2119 York Road will remain open during the first phase of changes - a 4,300- square-foot renovation set to be complete by the end of the summer. Changes include a new indoor bar, outdoor lounge and back bar, and the space will ultimately accommodate 120 people.The indoor renovations will revamp 2,000 square feet, while the outdoor portion of the project will add about 1,900 square feet of space to the existing 500-square-foot patio.These changes ...