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Black's Bar & Kitchen

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7750 Woodmont Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-6004 (Norfolk)
+1 301-652-5525
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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London, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I went with colleagues and it was good. The food was pretty straight forward and done reasonably well but not exceptional. It is perhaps a touch overpriced for what it is, but not much and it was a very satisfactory experience where people enjoyed a wide range of dishes.

Thank Clive59
Apex, North Carolina
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327 reviews
231 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was amazing. The entire table was happy and each person got a different dish. Service was outstanding too.

Thank Mac D
Bethesda, Maryland
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has always been a staple of mine in Bethesda. I know I can always go there and have a great meal. Their wine menu is extensive and the staff is always available to help with a recommendation. Regardless of what you order for dinner, don't skip out on the dessert!! Their pastry chef is a genius! Everything is... More 

Thank katiebear521
Clinton, Maryland, United States
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

So this place is premiere, first off Saturday happy hour is from 3 to 6pm. The parking garage next to the restaurant is free on weekends. Pros The duck nachos, Apple martini(Sweet) and fried oysters are phenomenal. They celebrated my friends bday, with tasty desserts, both the fried apple pie and homemade snickers was awesome. So light and perfect end... More 

Thank Christianne W
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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

Pre-show dinner walking distance from Roundhouse Theatre. First isit went so well that we went again a few weeks later. Food very good both times. Service great the first time, good but too slow for our show schedule the second. Try the Kentucky Twister cocktail; it's lovely! In no particular order: Fried oysters not bad, grilled scallops quite good. Winter... More 

Thank Audrey N
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53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016

Was in Bethesda for business and hooked up with a cousin, who told me to meet him at Blacks for happy hour. We sat at the bar and ordered beer and a bunch of seafood: Old Bay-seasoned shrimp, mussels with bread, and raw oysters on the half shell. The shrimp were awesome, the mussels were tasty but sub-optimal in size... More 

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Annandale, Virginia
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2016 via mobile

Small menu with standard dishes, nothing too creative, but the ingredients and preparation are top notch. This is a great place in Bethesda to meet for a business lunch or take a date for dinner. The atmosphere is modern and spacious, particularly on the left side of the restaurant when entering. Seems to have a lovely after work crowd as... More 

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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2016 via mobile

3 nights in town. 1st night malt mussel frites, super tasty! 2nd night oysters and BBQ duck nacho bar snacks, wonderful. 3rd night Blacks hamburger, great. IPA lovely. Great service.

Thank Bonedoc40
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37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2016 via mobile

Local organic vegetables concoction with added protein. I had the catch of the day entree, pan seared tuna- rare inside. With a start of soup of the day, a cup of apple squash. It was delicious and well balanced to taste. A very healthy menu, all entrees are deliciously prepared.

Thank 11tt
Kenilworth, Illinois, United States
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35 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2016

The selection was extensive, and our entrees delicious. You will not be disappointed. Save room for desert.

Thank Bill W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$30 - $30
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7750 Woodmont Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-6004
  • Public Transportation: Three blocks from the BETHESDA METRO.
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Bethesda
  • Phone Number: +1 301-652-5525

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?