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“Nice ambiance” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Grillfire

Grillfire
Ranked #15 of 108 Restaurants in Hanover
Price range: $30 - $30
Cuisines: American, Bar
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Business meetings, Large groups
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Full Bar, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Milestone Parkway
washington dc
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
“Nice ambiance”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

Great atmosphere
Wonderful staff
Everyone cheerful/helpful
Food delicious
Great wine selection
Late night menu
Fireplace is swagged out

Visited January 2013
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  • English first
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English first
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90 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“Overall a keeper”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012

Had four meals there. Breakfast is exceptional, limited menu but hits all of the usual items and does them well. Eggs Benedict both with crab meat and ham versions very good with great breakfast potatoes and above average coffee. Burgers are good, had duck the first night, nice portion, well flavored, could have been more tender but otherwise very good. Service the first night a bit slow, but other visits very fast. Huge house salads, Caesar very good but could have been a little less generous on the dressing. Cobb salad avocados need a little more time to ripen but otherwise very good an sized to biblical proportions. Overall value and quality a real cut above from the usuall found in a hotel. Cotton candy with your check a hoot!

Visited December 2012
Helpful?
Thank Fludoc
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New Carrollton, MD
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Good lunch, but quite busy.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2012

I arrived at 12:30 (obviously prime time) and there was a wait with the exception of two seats at the edge of the restaurant adjacent to the hotel lobby (*The Hotel at Arundel Preserve* is the name of the hotel), so we took one of those tables. It turned out to be a blessing because the restaurant was packed with many people and I wanted to have a quiet conversation with my lunch partner. The table and seat was comfortable and we were able to relax. We ordered the “Japanese Peanuts” (steamed edamame) and munched on them while our lunch was being prepared. I ordered the Seared Tuna Wrap (salsa, black beans, avocado, baby greens & wasabi mayo) and my lunch partner ordered a salad (not sure which one). The server was attentive and polite and he kept our iced tea glasses full. Although we were lost in conversation, lunch seemed to take a bit long to arrive. I was pleased with my tuna wrap. The wasabi and avocado tasted very good and all the components of the wrap were nice. I think they could have put a little more tuna in it for the $16 price, but I was full after eating that and the steamed vegetables that came with the order.

I've been here once before for happy hour and it is a bit pricey, but the atmosphere can be nice if it's not too busy. It's worth a visit if you are in the Arundel Mills area. Free parking is abundant and the location is very easy to get to from I-295.

  • Visited December 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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Helpful?
Thank MD_scubanut
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Baltimore, MD
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Excellent variety, not a "chain restaurant".”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

This restaurant is in a hotel, but it doesn't have the feeling of your typical hotel restaurant. It has its own separate entrance. Not a chain restaurant. This brand does have a couple of restaurants in New York, but this is the only one in Maryland & each of their restaurants are differant. Salads are awesome, steaks cooked perfectly. Inventive menu, something for everyone. Very friendly staff. You get swirl of cotton candy at the end of your dinner for free.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank PaulShan
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baltimore
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66 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“Kids Loved It”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2012 via mobile

Took the family here 12, 14 and 19. They loved it...which is rare. Great menu for them and for us. The deserts were exceptional. They have an individual S'mores service that's a must have. My only complaint is it was very expensive.

    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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Thank brozier
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