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Bare Bones Grill and Brewery

9150 Baltimore National Pike Ste 22, Ellicott City, MD 21042-2614
+1 410-461-0770
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good43%
  • Average23%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (99 reviews)
“corn fritters” (10 reviews)
“salad” (44 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
9150 Baltimore National Pike Ste 22, Ellicott City, MD 21042-2614
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant quite a number of times over the last few years and have not been impressed. The food and the ambience feel very dated and while some of the beers are OK there’s not really much to recommend this place and I would...More

Thank Sujata410
Reviewed 1 week ago

I go here for lunch or dinner often, and I have never been disappointed. I usually get the ribs or Bare Bones special salad, which is a great salad with grilled chicken. I have also had their prime rib on prime rib night, which I...More

Thank Jane C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a family gathering for my fathers 90th birthday and he likes Bare Bones. We worked with them in advance and used their banquet room for our 30 people. They suggested a buffet so we went with that. Food selections were made ahead of...More

1  Thank Dan E
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Happy hour in the bar provides free barfood (e.g. wings). The pork BBQ sandwiches are great, the ribs are good and the Maryland crab soup is excellent. Frequent live music geared to adults.

Thank Mitch B
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

The Bare Bones Chicken Salad is to write home about. It is large so I take out half right away (before dressing) to take home. Their fish tacos are also good. Wait staff is good - seem to be mostly college aged, friendly and knowledgeable....More

Thank TravelTravel60
Reviewed 27 November 2017

stopped in for lunch while on a motorcycle ride with friends. There were 10 of us and they were able to seat us right away. The waitress did an excellent job keeping everyone happy. The group ordered a wide range of food items and everyone...More

Thank blues4545
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Food was average, but the beers were below average. We had a very kind waiter, but the place could definitely do with an update... or a location that is not in a strip mall. It seems that it once was a popular hangout, but it's...More

Thank Kaitlin S
Reviewed 23 November 2017

We have eaten here many times. Typically, the food is well above average, and the service likewise. Not a great parking lot, but worth trying.

Thank R5123VJchristopherk
Reviewed 13 November 2017

I wish I could have rated this higher than average but there are much better places around the Baltimore for seafood. I had the crab dip and cream of crab soup and they were just average and could have used a lot more spices/old bay....More

Thank Sandy D
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Very tasty meal - good salad and nice warm rolls to start. Had the Crab Cake dinner and found the cakes to be large, very tasty, nicely prepared and broiled to perfection, accompanied by a good baked potato, and fresh crisp broccoli. Topped off for...More

Thank Mike S
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Lita M
12 November 2017|
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Response from Columbia_Ted | Reviewed this property |
It's on US Route 40 in Ellicott City just west of Rt 29 on the north side of Rt 40 in a shopping center with Riteaid and Mars grocery store. Where are you coming from? If you like salads, try the Barebones salad. They... More
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frogiemc
18 June 2016|
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Response from Shopper21043 | Reviewed this property |
Please see my recently added reply. I found a site that gives prices by a Googling Bare Bones menu with prices. A few that showed up did not have prices but a few links down on the page did include them. Hope you can locate... More
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frogiemc
17 June 2016|
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Response from David J | Reviewed this property |
If you go to the Bare Bones website, the menu is on it. Has everything you will need.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9150 Baltimore National Pike Ste 22, Ellicott City, MD 21042-2614
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ellicott City
  • Phone Number: +1 410-461-0770
  • E-mail
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