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Tasting Room

101 North Market Street, Frederick, MD 21701
240-379-7772
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Ranked #12 of 319 restaurants in Frederick
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $50
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Steakhouse
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Church Street
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English first
DC
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 NEW

We happened to wander in here for dinner recently -- lucky us. I had one of the best lamb chop dishes ever! This paired very well with my glass of Malbec. The cost of the meal was towards the high side, but we were so pleased to try this place out. We would definitely go back!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 NEW

We stopped in for a glass of wine and a snack and stayed on and on. The pate was delicious and the wait staff friendly as were the other patrons at the bar. It wuld be fun to repeat on another visit.

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Durham, New Hampshire
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49 reviews 49 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Don't be scared away by the professionalism & difficulty in getting a reservation. This is delightful food, great wine list etc. The charcuterie plate is a bargain and is enough for 3-4 to have a nice taste of all it's delights.

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Frederick, Maryland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I've had lunch and dinner at TR many times. The service is always top notch. Although the restaurant is always busy, I've never felt rushed. The atmosphere is busy and loud at times. There are floor to ceiling windows on two sides of the restaurant. Great for people watching. That being said, its not dark and cozy-if that is what... More

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Baltimore, MD
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

My family (6 adults) went to the Tasting Room for my mom's birthday. I grew up in Frederick and none of us had ever been there. The food was spectacular and the service was great! For appetizers we had the Cheese Plate, Beef Carpacchio, Lobster Bisque, house salad and the apple salad. Everyone loved my Apple Salad and was jealous.... More

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Elllicott City
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

We had dinner last night. It was good but not memorable. Rack of lamb was only ok, the mussels were tasty, crab dip was fine, cioppino was good. I don't think we'll be back since there are so many other restaurants to try.

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Annapolis, Maryland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Advised by friends that the Tasting Room was superb...we soon learned that our friends were masters of understatement. We were taking our first overnight to Frederick, MD, and the whole day was RAIN. We arrived at lunch time, went downtown, found TTR, parked, fortuitously across the street at a meter and, blithely sauntered in as the rain had slackened. The... More

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Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

So, you want great food, check, great service, check, great drinks, check, quiet romantic atmosphere, no check, TR has it all but expect a loud party atmosphere. We will return for the food and drink and service. Maybe on a week night it will not be as crowded and noisy. I had the duck and my wife the cod. Both... More

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Washington, DC
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

I've discovered Tasting Room last year and have been frequenting the restaurant for lunch every couple of weeks since. I normally do not mind the pricey food, provided it is well prepared, well seasoned and every so often a real gem is offered for "specials". Lately, I have noticed a steep decline in the quality of food preparation. One time... More

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Frederick, MD
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

LOVE this restaurant. Great place for a special occassion. Delicious pork chops, filet mignon, and cocktails. Dessert is just okay. Service is amazing

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