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Botanero Restaurant

800 Pleasant Dr, Suite 160, Rockville, MD 20850-5931
+1 240-474-5461
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“beet salad” (6 reviews)
“tapas” (8 reviews)
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Spanish, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
800 Pleasant Dr, Suite 160, Rockville, MD 20850-5931
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Last minute booking with family for a table of 4. Was very crowded and quite noisy inside, probably due to a wedding party using the adjoining room. Seated outside which was great for us oldies. Very attentive staff, quick with drinks and meals. Tapas-style meals...More

Thank Philip J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Reserve an earlier time via open table to get the quieter crowd on whatever day you want to go. Great brunch cocktails that can be 'bottomless'. The servers are very nice though we had to repeat what we wanted a few times, seemed a bit...More

Thank Melmel79
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

We arrived at 7pm Wednesday and luckily were able to be seated at the last 4 person table. I would recommend calling ahead for a reservation. We enjoyed the chicken skewers, fig flat bread, and macaronic and cheese. One of our party did NOT like...More

Thank al c
Ken S, Owner at Botanero Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2018

Hi! Thanks so much for joining us and taking the time to write about your experience! Really glad to hear that you enjoyed the food. Yes, if can get noisy in the restaurant sometimes -- we've already spent a considerable amount of time, money and...More

Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

We went with a party of 10 for a birthday celebration. Got a long table in the back room. Everything was great. Food ranged from good to excellent. Favorites were the bacon wrapped dates, pork belly, cheese plate. Service excellent. Room just right. We had...More

Thank Allen S
Reviewed March 11, 2018

Two of us dined at Botanero for a birthday and were generally happy. Tables were close together (small diningroom) and it was somewhat noisy, but we were quit pleased with the food: shrimp, beet salad, brussel sprouts, calamari, and scallops (2 large ones) - 5...More

Thank PatDancer
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

In the center of the King Farm section of northern Rockville - Botanero offers small plates and a nice wine selection. There is also a nice patio for warm weather dining. Our food was very good, we liked 3 of the 4 things we tried....More

Thank glenlowfi
Reviewed February 4, 2018

The food is small plate sharing style but some of the dishes are large enough to eat as an entree. The flat breads are very creative and good,the beef short rib is a "must have". very tender juicy beef with some creative veggies and gravy....More

Thank David K
Reviewed January 17, 2018

My wife and I ate there for dinner and had tapas. I tried three and all we mediocre. (Nothing was bad, but nothing was very good, either.) The sizzling shrimp in garlic oil were flambeed at the table, but had no taste of brandy and...More

Thank MarkLOlson
Reviewed January 16, 2018

Botanero is an upscale corner wine bar and restaurant specializing in small plates. It's very easy to find, but depending on the day and hour, parking might be a bit of an issue. My dining mate and I took advantage of the menu for Rockville...More

Thank BillKoster
Reviewed January 14, 2018

While in the area visiting with friends we made plans to stop in Botanero to enjoy happy hour. We got there close to the start of happy hour on a Saturday and the bar was already packed. The server/bartender was very friendly (he's got a...More

Thank J E
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July 27, 2017|
Response from jennifer g | Reviewed this property |
Not for indoors. It might be for outdoor seating, though. They keep a dog water bowl and treats right at the entrance.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 Pleasant Dr, Suite 160, Rockville, MD 20850-5931
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Rockville
  • Phone Number: +1 240-474-5461
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Small plates restaurant and bar located in the King Farm neighborhood of Rockville, Maryland.
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