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Dorsey Hall Drive, Ellicott City, MD
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

The Food at Trattoria is amazing and delicious. I thoroughly enjoy being able to go and order a pizza, pasta or any other Italian dish my heart desires. The staff at the restaurant is also very nice and they always have sports on (a huge plus for me!).

Thank Salman H
Ellicott City, Maryland
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

They offer counter service of pizza, subs, salads and main course items. The pizza is really good, subs ok and salads really good. The greek salad and pizza are our favorites but the pasta dishes are really good, too. They will do catering and make it really easy. If you are having a party I highly recommend tricolored tortellini, garlic... More 

Thank margly2015
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45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

Probably some of the best pizza in the Columbia area - both thin and thick crust. Lots of offerings for toppings. Dine in experience is what you would expect of a pizza joint - basically fast casual. Italian entrees, salads and sandwiches are good and again lots of choices. There is better Italian food in the Baltimore area, but this... More 

Thank Robert G
Ellicott City, Maryland
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

I'm usually not a fan of Italian food because I find a lot of it is frozen food, but not Trattoria. The food is sooo good and you can tell the pasta is fresh! The pizza is real NY style and the best I have had in MD. I usually like to order Eggplant Parmigiana and I've never had Eggplant... More 

Thank Shanna T
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39 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2016

Friendly trattoria with great daily specials. it is rare to find good veal dishes with past any longer, great crab field raviolis as well. Slowly but surely, the owner has added a few wines in the menu and you can watch the latest international soccer games while waiting for your pizza. When you do not want to cook after a... More 

Thank Debbi W
Columbia, Maryland
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363 reviews
261 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

My son and I stopped for lunch at Trattoria. We each ordered a cheese steak sandwich. They were excellent. The roll was fresh and lightly toasted. The steak was tender and juicy. We enjoyed our lunch.

Thank TooOldtoRun
Ellicott City, MD
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165 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I stop in usually once a week or two for a slice of pizza to go for my lunch, and am always happy with it. They have several varieties to choose from. Finally my husband and I decided to try to go there dinner - and did not have the same luck. The salad was fresh and large, and I... More 

Thank DiBowers
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014 via mobile

This is literally my favorite restaurant now. The food is full of flavor!! The spaghettis are excellent, super fast and friendly service, and actually tastes like real Italian food (I've been to Italy)! The pizza is not that greasy american type, but a nice flat cheesy pizza, and it is delicious! Marinara sauce tastes great, and basically anything on the... More 

Thank Constanza M
Clarksville, MD
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188 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Stopped in for a quick pizza snack and forgot how good the pizza is here. The crust is thin and crispy and the sauce and cheese are tasty. We usually get the pizza here so can't comment on the other dishes, but the pizza is one of the best around. Try it and you will agree!

Baltimore, Maryland
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014 via mobile

Used to go weekly but then the the pizza quality went downhill. Pizza is only good if it is fresh -- anywhere. Seems the pizza has been sitting there far too long to be served. Dinner quality also down. A shame, we used to like going.

Thank Striker104

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $15
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dorsey Hall Drive, Ellicott City, MD
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ellicott City
  • Phone Number: 410-740-9903

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