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Victoria Gastro Pub

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub, Gastropub
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8201 Snowden River Parkway, Columbia, MD 21045 (Route 108)
+1 410-750-1880
11:00 - 02:00
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Sun 10:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 02:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 02:00
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Clarksville, Maryland
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168 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Last year I ate lunch here and had a good but not extraordinary salad so I did not understand the hype surrounding this restaurant. Recently I had another lunch here and ordered the Rosti which consisted of perfectly prepared scrambled eggs topped with smoked salmon on a beautiful potato latke accompanied with Gruyere and a perfect crème fraîche. Now I... More 

Thank Bruce P
Laurel, Maryland
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97 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had the occasion to have lunch at the Victoria Gastro Pub in Columbia, MD. My waiter Livingston was friendly, prompt to meet my needs, and ensured my order arrived in record time. My Wagyu burger with Gruyere cheese, caramelized onions and mushrooms, house pickles, and Aioli was perfectly cooked, very tasty, and worth every cent. The side I chose (one... More 

Thank Micpea16
Munich, Germany
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The burger with mushrooms and truffle cheese for sure is one of the best burgers I've had in a pub! The buns, the patty, the sauce, everything was how it's supposed to be. Great place!

Thank JoKo407
Albany, New York
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387 reviews
264 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have visited this restaurant during past trips to Columbia but we're shocked when we arrived for lunch a bit after opening and was told the only tables available were in the bar. Since we had an infant with us we weren't thrilled but they said they had a bar top high chair. It was awkward at best. I walked... More 

Thank Sheila L
New York City, New York
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

I was taken to this establishment with a business group of 10. Suffice it to say, if I were to wander out of the rain forests of Borneo after being lost there for weeks with no food or drink, rather than eat here, I would most anxiously re-enter the forest and resign myself to eating bark, leaves and the occasional... More 

Thank mettraveler
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Ask for a table with Octavius. Fries are the best. Especially with their special ketchup!! Beer selection is also great.

Thank Amy U
Jefferson City, Missouri
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85 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

We showed up a little later in the evening and they were packed. We waited about 30 minutes and it was well worth the wait. The menu is unique,the food very good and the service was great.

Ellicott City, Maryland
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

If you are part of a "click"you will get the attention along with 10 minutes of conversation with the bartnders. If you are not...you may want to go elsewhere. Avoid the lobster mac n cheese. It's totally disgusting in that it is so dripping with (something). Unless of course you like this kind of stuff. I also order 6 raw... More 

Thank look4mein2004
Baltimore, United States
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

Have been to Victoria's many times, always an enjoyable experience. Comfortable environment and excellent service. The food is fabulous, we've tried many things on the menu and it's all pretty good. Brunch and weekend evenings can get crowded. Outdoor seating in warm weather is also great.

Thank Phuong H
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141 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is a great place to get together with friends for a drink and delicious food. They have a great brunch as well. The beer and wine menu is massive, so you will always find something new to try. For the real dedicated beer drinkers, there is a club you can join and try them all (over time)!

Thank SarahB0Barah

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
American, Bar, Pub, Gastropub
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8201 Snowden River Parkway, Columbia, MD 21045
    (Route 108)
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 410-750-1880

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