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Woodmont Grill

7715 Woodmont Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-6003 (Formerly Houston's)
301-656-9755
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Ranked #6 of 301 Restaurants in Bethesda
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Bar scene, Doing business, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
Olney, Maryland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

The word BestSteakEverInTheHistoryOfStakes comes to mind. Ok, I know I'm missing a more than a few spaces, but for this particular situation, this needs to be the word!!! Simply amazing...try it. You will not be dissapointed with any cut you choose.

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Bethesda, Maryland
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

This used to be Houstoun's and changed hands and menu (slightly). What I love about this restaurant is that it is consistently good. Great service, clubby atmosphere. The slads are wonderful, soups delicious and their burgers are amazing. Their lemonade is tart (my kids always add sugar to make it more kid friendly). I have never had a bad meal... More 

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Chevy Chase, Maryland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I sometimes get cravings for their chicken salad with lime vinaigrette. The food is good and service reliable. Reservations recommended, as this is a very popular restaurant. Free parking is a great bonus for downtown Bethesda.

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Gaithersburg
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Great atmosphere, great food. Always consistent...year after year. Great burgers and the BEST ribs. I always love the soups, especially the baked potato. THE BEST spinach and artichoke dip. No other ever comes close. Simply a favorite since the '80's..when it was Houston's.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

we dine at Woodmont Grill often the food is delicious always well cooked. The menu is a little pricy but not outrageous. Love it!

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Bethesda, Maryland
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

its too dark but the salmon is so good. i enjoy having some wine with the smoked salmon which is the best in the town :-)

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Alexandria, Virginny, USandA
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108 reviews 108 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

This was a first visit, stopping in on the way to a show at the Strathmore. With no reservation (at 5:00 on a Wed night) we were seated right away. The setting is excellent, the décor very nice. Tables are spaced nicely so things are not crowded. The place is rather quiet, so much so that you can actually hear... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Excellent food and excellent service. Crowded but fun. Had a reservation but still had to wait. It was well worth it.

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Bethesda, Maryland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Good burgers and service at lunch with colleague. Pleasant decor and good service. Have eaten here previously and will return.

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Chevy Chase, Maryland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Made lunch reservation for 2 by phone, arrived on time, waited 25 minutes while other duets were seated, when I asked where we were on the "list" the hostess said we were up next, then was told to move away from the reception area so others could check in. When I replied that I didn't want to move too far... More 

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Additional Information about Woodmont Grill

Address: 7715 Woodmont Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-6003 (Formerly Houston's)
Phone Number: 301-656-9755
Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Bethesda
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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