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9713 Traville Gateway Drive, Rockville, MD 20850
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Annapolis, Maryland
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116 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was really very good, but portions are small even though they are meant to share. The hush puppies are a must have -- delicious!! The watermelon salad was also very good. The place is very small and was super loud because it was crowded (always a good sign!). The lighting was also very dim...everyone had to use the... More 

Thank Renee Z
Silver Spring, Maryland
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65 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I ordered a small variety of plates from apps to entree. Too full for dinner, but next time. Hummus and pita - delicious. Hangar steak - perfect, Falafel, fine and hush puppy cheese ok, but next time I will be trying their house specialty of the flaming cheese. Beet salad - good. Salmon - cooked perfectly, but did not like... More 

Thank LauraLevengard
Rockville, Maryland
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

I found a long black hair in my salad. The waitress reached over and took it out. They offer a free shot of Vodka for the hair, but I was to upset.

Thank joecolletta55
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55 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

This places is a great place to go out with some friends are on a date. The style is Greek Tapas and they are excellent. It is a little pricey, but the food is great. If you are looking for a great atmosphere and great food and drink this is the place. If a buffet or large portions is your... More 

Thank Mark M
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

it's a small place where they serve small plates, "tapas". there is a nice wine list to pair with the Spanish flair like dishes. this is a cute little place in my neighborhood- a romantic place to dine & wine.

Thank 11tt
washington, dc
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

If you need a real date night and want to "re"live dangerously then this is it. Have the filet mignon steak which never disappoints. The flaming cheese thing is fun to watch but don't eat it - just very salty. Appetizers are fun and the youngsters coming in to check each other out makes you relive your 20s. So nice... More 

Thank gramone
Stow, Massachusetts
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99 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

Always enjoy Mediterranean style food, a little apprehensive when the restaurant is in a mall. However on visit to Washington D.C. area there does seem to be quite a few good restaurants in malls. While waiting for other to arrive wife and I decided to try Cava's red sangria and found it to be quite delightful. At the first glance... More 

Thank John O
Santa Clara, California
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62 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

This very successful set of Greek small-serving restaurants, with four in the DC area, one in LA, and several "express" smaller versions here and there, began in 2006. I visited the one in Rockville, where it all started, with some relatives who have known the owners for many years. Like most tapas-style eateries, this place is great for medium parties,... More 

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49 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016

Great place, friendly staff, awesome food, wonderful setting, specialize in small plates, the choices are difficult, everything sounds great, what we ordered did not disappoint,

Thank peterrC5040MB
Silver Spring, Maryland
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397 reviews
257 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

Stopped in for lunch after an event at the Universitites - with a crew of colleagues. Seated right away. Place is rather small, but not cramped. We ordered and shared a dish or two, but mostly ordered from the lunch menu. - everyone that tasted the Honey Yogurt Chicken raved about it, and my Gyro was excellent. Service: Good Food:... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Mediterranean, Greek, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9713 Traville Gateway Drive, Rockville, MD 20850
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Rockville
  • Phone Number: 301.309.9090

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