Weekly reviews of crab cakes around the MD and DC area

Hanover
Sep 19, 2017

Timbuktu

Timbuktu is one of those names that will come up in the ever going debate on who has the best crab cakes in Baltimore.  Often considred part of the unofficial first family of crab cakes, Timbuktu has been around for at least 30 years.  Though not quite as famous as G&M, they run in the same circles with the likes of G&M, Hella's, Romano's, and Pappas.  So you at least know what you're in for, if your friends haven't told you already.  While the inside might be a bit dated, the crab cakes are timeless, and have won numerous awards.  Are they still the real deal after all this time?  We set out to answer this question.  Read on!