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Olney Grille

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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 - 2018 Winner
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APPETIZERS‏
Bayou Shrimp
Drenched in a killer sauce of beer, butter and spices. served with French bread so you can get it all.
N'awlins Egg Rolls
Hand rolled, stuffed with pork, turkey, veggies and spices. Served with cajun cream sauce.
Thai BBQ Ribs
Marinated and grilled. Served over asian slaw.
Old Bay Spiced Shrimp
A quarter pound served chilled with cocktail sauce.
Spinach Crab Dip
Served with tortilla chips and black bean salsa.
Fresh Scooped Cheddar Bacon Skins
A generous serving with sour cream on the side.
Buffalo Style Buffalo Wings
A full pound served with hot sauce, bleu cheese dressing and veggies. Your choice of cajun (dry), buffalo (wet) or old bay.
Fresh Chesapeake Oysters
Ice cold on the 1/2 shell or baked with spinach, bacon and swiss
Ask about our special appetizer
EXTRAS
Olney Potato Salad
Sweet Potato Fries
Fresh Potato Chips
Sauteed Spinach
Onion Rings
With pepper cream
Fresh Vegetable
Cha's black bean salsa served with fresh tortilla chips
SOUPS‏
Today's Soup
Dan's Crab Bisque
SALADS
Homemade Dressings
Honey dijon sesame, creamy peppercorn, balsamic vinaigrette and danish bleu cheese, fat free: French or raspberry vinaigrette
The Grille Sliced Steak Salad
Ny strip steak marinated and grilled medium - served over romaine with roasted veggies, bleu cheese crumbles, croutons and balsamic vinaigrette.
Greek Salad
Kalamata olives and feta cheese with tomato, cucumbers and red onion over romaine with balsamic vinaigrette.
The Olney Cobb
Diced ham, chicken, egg, tomato, bacon cucumber, parmesan and cheddar cheeses over fresh greens with choice of dressings.
Thai chicken salad
Grilled marinated chicken breast with cucumber, carrot, red cabbage, green onions and Thai peanut dressing over fresh greens.
House Salad
Fresh greens with bacon, egg, tomato and croutons. Served with choice of dressing.
Grilled or cajun blackened chicken
Grilled salmon or shrimp
Grilled portobello mushroom
Sliced steak
Caesar Salad
Romaine, croutons and shredded parmesan tossed in our caesar dressing.
SANDWICHES‏
Served with choice of one: fresh chips, fries, slaw, or applesauce
Fresh chips
Fries
Slaw
Applesauce
Sliced Steak Ciabatta
Thin sliced and served medium on a toasted ciabatta roll with mozzarella-jack cheese and a side of bistro sauce.
Fresh chips
Fries
Slaw
Applesauce
New York Melt
Hot pastrami, melted swiss and coleslaw on grilled marbled rye with 1000 island dressing.
Fresh chips
Fries
Slaw
Applesauce
Olney Style Chicken Salad
All white meat chicken tossed with celery, mayonnaise and seasonings, served on a soft roll.
Fresh chips
Fries
Slaw
Applesauce
The Hickory Pig
Hickory smoked fresh ham, pulled from the bone and smothered in our house BBQ. Served on a potato roll and topped with coleslaw.
Fresh chips
Fries
Slaw
Applesauce
Grilled Sliced Chicken Club
Served on multi-grain bread with bacon, lettuce, tomato and mayonnaise.
Fresh chips
Fries
Slaw
Applesauce
Apple Smoked BLT
Apple wood smoked bacon with melted swiss cheese, lettuce, tomato and mayonnaise on toasted multigrain
Fresh chips
Fries
Slaw
Applesauce
The Backyard Burger
Oz. of choice ground chuck on a potato roll. plain or choice of swiss, American or cheddar.
Fresh chips
Fries
Slaw
Applesauce
Cajun Chicken Sandwich
Cajun blackened skinless breast with melted provolone, tomato and our horseradish sour cream dressing on the side. Served on a potato roll.
Fresh chips
Fries
Slaw
Applesauce
Lump Crab Cake Sandwich
Pure lump meat served broiled with lettuce, tomato and tartar sauce on the side. Served on a soft roll.
ENTREES
Includes your choice of one: fries, slaw, applesauce, redskin mashed potatoes or baked potato
Lump Crab Cakes
Pure lump meat served broiled. Fresh coleslaw on the side. Order one crab cake or 2.
Grilled Pork Loin Chops
Two 8 oz. Loin chops basted with herb butter. Served with deviled steak sauce. Or just one chop.
Mustard Chicken
Charcoal broiled 8 oz. Boneless breast basted with whole grain dijon vinaigrette. Topped with sautéed peppers and onions.
Grilled Thai bbq chicken
Marinated breast, grilled, sliced and basted with Thai BBQ sauce. served over asian slaw.
New York strip 12 oz. or 8 oz
Our ny strip is certified angus beef –the top of the USDA prime and choice grades, grilled to your liking and basted with our house steak butter.
Thai steak
Marinated, grilled and sliced with a side of spicy dipping sauce. Served with wild rice pilaf, fresh cucumber and grilled vegetables
Dinner salad available with entrees
HICKORY SMOKED BBQ‏
Full Slab Ribs
Half Slab Ribs
BBQ 1/2 Chicken.
BBQ Combo
1/2 Slab of Ribs and 1/2 BBQ Chicken
All served with a ramekin of fresh coleslaw and choice of side.
HOMESTYLE FAVORITES
Roasted Chicken
Half of a fresh perdue chicken, marinated in herbs and spices.
Olney Grille Meatloaf
Fresh ground pork and beef. Served with redskin mashed potatoes and sherry mushroom sauce.
FRESH PASTA‏
Chicken and Shrimp Etouffee
Cajun chicken, shrimp and andouille sausage with ham, tomato, mushroom and green onion in a spicy shrimp sauce over fresh pasta
Blackened Sea Scallops
Fresh north atlantic sea scallops, served over fresh pasta in a creamy cajun sauce with spinach
Chicken Penne Pasta
Cajun chicken‏ slices sautéed with red pepper, black olives, portobello mushroom and spicy garlic cream sauce over penne pasta.
Shrimp and Scallop Scampi
Fresh sea scallops and gulf shrimp sautéed in garlic butter sauce with mushrooms, tomato and green onion over fresh pasta.
Garden Pasta
Lightly steamed vegetables tossed in warm balsamic vinaigrette over fresh pasta with grilled portobello mushrooms.
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About
If you’re looking for a great Neighborhood Gathering Place right in the heart of Olney, MD, you’ve found it! Featuring “Good Eats” and friendly service since 1991. We use only high quality fresh ingredients and prepare everything to order from our own recipes.
PRICE RANGE
$10 - $28
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Bar, Cajun & Creole, Thai
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I go here often with friends or work associates. Good selection of meal choices, nothing too fancy but always tastes great. Service is quick and friendly.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tonslow71
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

I went to the Grille for lunch with two friends and we ordered a drink and salads. Each of us chose to have an addition to, or removal of, an item to the large salad with chicken... lots of chicken and fresh greens! The warm...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Highlandlass38
Reviewed November 13, 2018

Here's what you get at the Olney Grille. A friendly wait staff who seem to know everyone's name. Bartenders who know how to mix a drink and a cocktail menu with reasonable prices. Consistently good food. The kind of food you grew up eating. No...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Volleyballmanman
Reviewed November 8, 2018

Visited for lunch. We has Ruebens with Pastrami on Rye. It was good but I wish it has a bit more of meat inside. Tasty though.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Eileen123456
Reviewed September 4, 2018

Like much of the 'burbs', this is in a corner shopping center in the center of Olney. (Watch out for the speed traps on Georgia Ave. getting there!). We go here at least one time for lunch or dinner whenever we're in the area. Our...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank pachachuck
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

The best crab cakes! Great food, casual atmosphere. They could probably use a renovation/ facelift but the food is still very good and the prices are reasonable.

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank Renee K
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

We came to the Olney Grill on the TripAdvisor recommendation when our first choice restaurant was closed. What a good decision. With the Grill in a strip mall, we expected more a casual setting but found the restaurant to be nicely decorated with comfortable seating....More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank C939JGpatricial
Jennifer V, Owner at Olney Grille, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2018

Patricia- Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a review! I am glad you enjoyed your first time here, even noting the familial atmosphere we strive to provide. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

I have dined at the Olney Grille for years. Great fish, crab cakes, ribs, sandwiches, and salads. Consistently good food served in a pleasant atmosphere with reasonable prices.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Aric R
Jennifer V, Owner at Olney Grille, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2018

Thank you for your review, Aric, and for being a loyal customer! We wouldn't be anywhere with our "regulars"!

Reviewed June 19, 2018

Good variety of freshly cooked foods. The specials are usually great, and usually include one or 2 fish dishes. Have been going there for years.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Ornish
Jennifer V, Owner at Olney Grille, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2018

Hi Ornish! Thank you for taking the time to leave us a nice review. We take the most pride in our fish dishes- glad you enjoy them! Come see us again soon :)

Reviewed May 23, 2018

Bayou Shrimp, aka New Orleans Barbecue Shrimp with French bread...very filling. Drenched in a killer sauce of beer, butter and spices. Served with French bread so you can get it all. I visited Olney Grille after 10 years and it did not disappoint. Highly recommend...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank karuna72017
Jennifer V, Owner at Olney Grille, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2018

Thank you for the awesome review! Good choice with the Bayou Shrimp! Next time you're in you should try our Etouffe pasta dish- same delicious sauce. Hope to see you soon!

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The Olney Grille is a restaurant which I'm sure is open on Saturdays.
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