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4918 Del Ray Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-2512
+1 301-986-4920
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“paella” (23 reviews)
“flan” (10 reviews)
“chorizo” (12 reviews)
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Spanish, Latin
$$ - $$$
4918 Del Ray Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-2512
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Reviewed May 24, 2015 via mobile

Really enjoyed the variety of tapas, great way to enjoy different tastes. Service was good, relaxed pleasant atmosphere, reasonably priced. Will go again.

Thank zeigeats
Reviewed May 24, 2015

The food here is cheerful, well prepared, well served, in a busy, popular place. Just about anything you order is above average for Mexican/Central American-type food. The price is fair for what you get, the place is family-owned and run, popular with lots of locals...More

Thank WashingtonTraveler21
Reviewed May 23, 2015

We visited during Happy Hour and thoroughly enjoyed all the tapas presented. The staff was above average attentive. We will return.

Thank Lynn60726
Reviewed May 13, 2015 via mobile

Took a group of four business associates out for dinner. We are all from out of town and I picked this place based on the reviews. We got there early and tucked in to few rounds of tapas before the paella rolled out. All of...More

Thank Joshua P
Reviewed May 12, 2015

I came here on a quiet Saturday for a meal that I believed would be somewhat akin to the nearby restaurant of Guapo's. I was very mistaken. From the start, the menu seemed to be very different from anything I had tried before. Even the...More

Thank TardisTown
Reviewed April 26, 2015

We took my sister-in-law here for dinner Saturday night. We did not make a reservation but sat at the bar where it was mostly quiet and easier for conversation. And my husband did not mind that the TV was tuned to the NBA game of...More

Thank quila a
Reviewed March 21, 2015

This is a hidden gem in Bethesda, Maryland. Friendly service, great sangria. We ordered two tapas and a paella to share. Food was excellent; value was very good. The restaurant was very busy but the staff managed to keep up with the demand and everyone...More

1  Thank RachelB54
Reviewed February 26, 2015

We chose Guardado's because we love paella. We shared one with all kinds of seafood and really enjoyed it. It may not have been the VERY best I've ever had but it was very good and we would go back for more. They have a...More

1  Thank ElliesBoo
Reviewed February 15, 2015

This is one of my all time favorite restaurants. The food and service is excellent. I had both of my sons college graduation parties here and the experience was wonderfull. Rana is so nice and helpful, I always look forward to seeing her when we...More

1  Thank Lisa M
Reviewed January 15, 2015

We are frequent customers to Guardado's- the food is always good, service wonderful, prices reasonable and I like the cozy atmosphere. Nothing shiny or fancy, just a reliably great experience! Will continue to return!

Thank sokakelley
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4918 Del Ray Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-2512
    (Old Georgetown RD)
  • Public Transportation: ride-on 34
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Bethesda
  • Phone Number: +1 301-986-4920
  • E-mail
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