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Brio

20 Paseo Dr., Rockville, MD
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Ranked #129 of 346 Restaurants in Rockville
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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185 reviews 185 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

Been to Brio's in several other cities and one thing for certain, they are consistently good. If you like Bravo you'll like Brio as well, although the prices at Brio are probably 25% higher for most items. The first thing that hits you when you walk in the door is the aroma of all the foods that are being prepared.... More

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Albany, New York
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114 reviews 114 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014 via mobile

We had an unfortunate evening at Brio. I've been to Brio at Tyson's and loved it but this was awful all around. We sat outside and the waitstaff all but ignored us. It took forever to get water and then to order. When the salads arrived, one had no dressing but I couldn't find the waiter so I just ate... More

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Gaithersburg, Maryland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We had a birthday party at their private room. We've chosen the buffet option and everything was good, the room, the service, the food. Actually, the food was excellent but the service was a little slow. We weren't in a rush so it wasn't an issue.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Brio is a welcome newcomer to the Rockville area. The food is excellent, with some unusual dishes as well as some traditional favorites with a Tuscan flair. I had the veal marsala and it was one of the best versions of this dish that I've ever had. The sauce was rich while still allowing the individual ingredients to shine through.... More

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Houston, Texas
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80 reviews 80 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

This chain restaurant is not for me. The crabcakes were awful. The Brio in Houston has closed down and I can understand why after eating here. The restaurant was almost empty and yet we had to wait for a table almost ten minutes. Server was very nice and helpful but could do nothing to improve the food.

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Rockville, MD
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014 via mobile

I made the mistake of going to Brio on St Patricks Day. The bar area was 1/3 full at best. Three of us sat in the bar area on a sofa. Fifteen minutes after sitting down, our drinks came. I was brought the wrong draught beer. There was one beer brand on the happy hour menu. It was 5:45pm on... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

We went to Brio before a concert at Strathmore. We were seated quickly, the waiter was helpful and nice. Everyone in our party enjoyed their meal. The deserts were great! We were out the door in plenty of time to see the concert. I recommend Brio and will return.

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Reston VA
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200 reviews 200 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
174 helpful votes 174 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

I ate here with a group of nine. The server was knowledgeable and attentive. We had a fixed price lunch menu. All three choices were well-prepared and tasty. They tossed in free coffee, tea and sodas. A good choice among restaurants in the area.

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Columbia, Maryland, United States
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

Love Brio, I have never be disappointed with the quality of food I order, whether is pizza, pasta, fish or meat I have always enjoy it. They have a good variety of wines, my husband and I usually star at the bar or by the fire place, the bartenders are usually very friendly and give us a wine taste on... More

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Gaithersburg, Maryland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

I waited so long for this place to open and got disappointed with their bla pasta. To be honest the only thing I liked was the garlic bread that is actually complementary. The decor is nice if you are into that.

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