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Ellicott Mills Brewing Co

American, Bar, Pub, Contemporary
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8308 Main St, Ellicott City, MD 21043-4601 (Merriman and Court)
(410) 313-8141
11:30 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 am
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Odenton, Maryland
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53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

We stopped into the brewing company for a weekday lunch. The menus is extensive and strives to have something for everyone in your group. There were several appetizers that sounded appealing, as well as many of the entrees and salads. I went for a classic hamburger on the pretzel roll served with the house chips. Very tasty burger, my only... More 

Thank xtinkbellx
Ellicott City, Maryland
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

I stopped by for a quick order and was disappointed with the quality of the food. I order a grilled chicken sandwich, which is tough to mess up. The sandwich had no accompaniments so this lonely sandwich sat on the plate all alone. I asked if anything came with it and he said no but I could order a side.... More 

Thank 1RoadTripMom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

We are in town for a lacrosse tournament in the Columbia area and made a point to search the area for something uniquely local. The Ellicott City area is super cool! Like going back in time with the shops and restaurants on Main St. We read about the Brewing Company and it looked like a good place to try. First... More 

Thank John H
Annandale, VA
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

Food is not great, but the beer is AWESOME! We don't like IPA, but enjoy a winter bach and mai bock. Ellicott Mills Brewing creates some great German Beer. Food is standard and soaks up the beer, but nothing I'd return for on it's own.

Thank mlmitchell30
New Market
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

My company held a small gathering of some of our closest clients for a networking/thank you. The Brew Master was not available for the tour but a manager stepped in and did a decent job. We then all tried a few different beers and chose a complementary pour with a souvenir glass. Over all nice experience. If you are in... More 

Thank robertashleyd
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95 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

The bartender was not personable and did not seem to care about the work that he was doing - or maybe just my colleague and I. It's a decent venue, but nothing about it screams "I must come back."

Thank Brandon L
Atlanta, Georgia
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

We were told to go to Ellicott City while we were in the area for a wedding, so we stopped in here for lunch and were pleasantly surprised. The menu was very diverse, had Elk, Crab Cakes (of course it's Maryland), Alligator, and other more traditional items. My son in law had the elk said it was very good, a... More 

Thank David L
Columbia, MD
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

My wife and I stopped here her a late lunch, early dinner. My wife ordered the Crab & Lobster Salad and I ordered the Bison Burger. The food was delicious and the IPA was refreshing. Our server, Batman, was very attentive. Donald Trump was on one of the TV's. I do not suggest talking politics here.

Thank LordThomMohr
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

We recently stopped for dinner. The atmosphere was fun and upbeat. Service was above average. The dinners were fairly priced and nice size portions. Great assortment of choices as well. Not just a burger and brew place! The shrimp and crab pasta was amazing.

Thank beachbabi
Baltimore, Maryland
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

The hubs and I stopped in for lunch and a beer before strolling down Main St. First time here. We really liked all three beers we tasted - Boomerang, Marzen, and Red Bock - two of which were Australian style beers that would make OZ patriots proud! We also had delish food - I ordered the Fried Rock Fish Sandwich... More 

Thank alicial328

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $20
American, Bar, Pub, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8308 Main St, Ellicott City, MD 21043-4601
    (Merriman and Court)
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ellicott City
  • Phone Number: (410) 313-8141

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