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Isabella's Taverna & Tapas Bar

44 N Market St, Fl 1, Frederick, MD 21701-5471
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Ranked #26 of 325 Restaurants in Frederick
Price range: $20 - $35
Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Spanish, Tapas
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Description: We welcome you to visit and enjoy our restaurant in downtown historic Frederick located in the Hendrickson Building. We have selected the finest Spanish cuisine complemented with an exclusive wine list. In the heart of historic Frederick, Maryland, Isabella"s has become a favorite destination for local residents and worldwide travelers alike in search of a truly Mediterranean dining experience.
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English first
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

Went downtown for breakfast with plans to stop in at very busy cafe Nola but the 45 minute wait did not do anything for my hunger. So we walked up market and walked into the very busy Isabella's. Were not disappointed with our decision. A good hearty breakfast was had by all in our party. The big hits were the... More

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Maryland
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76 reviews 76 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Like everyone else, we thought the menu was huge and wine selection extensive. We shared four small plates and enjoyed all of them. We had the infamous aspargus fries with a flavorful smoked tomatoe aioli , chorizo sausage from a local farm stuffed in a date, wrapped with bacon, covered with goat cheese and fig glaze...loved it.....my husband enjoyed his... More

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Hagerstown, Maryland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We love the tapas and the Sangria! Especially the Gambas al Pil Pil * Hot Sizzling Shrimp in Spicy Garlic Oil and Caramelized Onions!

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Annapolis, Maryland
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114 reviews 114 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

While in Frederick for a show last weekend, my wife and I opted for dinner at Isabella’s. TripAdvisor reviews looked good, and we hadn’t had tapas in a while. When we arrived (around 6PM), the hostess told us we were looking at maybe a 15-minute wait for a table. We decided to wait at the bar, then realized we could... More

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Fairfax, Virginia
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48 reviews 48 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Tried this restaurant today. Set in an old building preserved with lots of character. Great old fashioned wood bar dominates the room. Very good ambiance, and the servers are quite attentive. But the food blows you away -- excellent! Try the dates wrapped in bacon and drizzled with goat cheese crème. MMMMmmm. And the deep friend asparagus served with aioli... More

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Richlands, North Carolina
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40 reviews 40 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Between the excellent alcohol pairings, the delicious food, the ambiance, and the live music... this place is a must visit. Our waiter was fabulous, food was delivered at a fantastic pace to both eat an be social. Overall, an amazing visit.

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Frederick, Maryland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I love there aspargus fries, there petite filet mingon with mash potatoes, brie cheese on toast point and all there food

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Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

I made a deal never to eat in the same place for this year but to try all the local cuisine. I had never been here but had tried a few suggestion from the staff. The fried asparagus and shrimp chilled soup (can't remember the name) but overall not bad. This bar however definitely needs to be a stop for... More

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Lewisberry, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

I rate tapas as one of funnest dining experiences you can try. put an order in & in a few minutes munching away in culinary heaven. Server & table runners were tremendous, ice tea was fresh & refreshing. Never knew deep fried asparagus was that good. Just a delightful experience

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Baltimore, Maryland
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53 reviews 53 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We had dinner here many times and our last meal was good as always. The paella is very good and is a large serving. Finally, the red sangria is always good here. Enjoy!

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Additional Information about Isabella's Taverna & Tapas Bar

Address: 44 N Market St, Fl 1, Frederick, MD 21701-5471
Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Frederick
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 35
Cuisine: Mediterranean, Spanish, Tapas

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