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The Grilled Oyster Company

Tuckerman Lane, Potomac, MD
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“cioppino” (13 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Tuckerman Lane, Potomac, MD
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Came here on Saturday evening for dinner with my mom as a pre-mother's day celebration. Our server was friendly and attentive -- but his descriptions of the specials almost seemed like a recited speech as he stood there bellowing out the specials, versus actually describing...More

Thank Tiffany T
Reviewed 5 days ago

I hadn't been back to this area in a while. I didn't know about this resto. My wife and I wandered in for a Wednesday-afternoon lunch. A great selection of oysters, to be sure, and some good salads and fish, among other things. I brought...More

Thank LoafJugThouTree
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We tried several appetizers and they were all so tasty and light. You really can't go wrong in choosing a dish.

Thank RoxiePotomac
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We visited this restaurant for dinner. The seafood is wonderful, but overpriced. I had two bottles of beer opened, and I returned both for being warm; the refrigerator is not working. There was a problem with water leaking under the bar, and the we had...More

Thank JC P P
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Lively bar scene. Great selection of oysters. Good food and service. Menu is broad but not extensive. Good for families.

Thank richard k
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Modern seafood, good oysters served several ways, chic atmosphere, good service, great to take visitors, family special occasion--1/2 price wine on Wednesdays. Just go! It's one of Potomac's better restaurants.

Thank andreaS5508EN
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Food is very good employees are kind and respectful overall service was very good prices are reasonable overall a good dining experience

Thank rjacobs544
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Don't let the strip mall location fool you, this place is great. Service, food, cocktails and oysters were all excellent, even with a large group of adults and kids. Super friendly staff and great, quick food, even though we arrived within 15 minutes of closing...More

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 1 March 2017

My wife and shared the Crab Dip - which is excellent; it tastes like there's no mayo, and all cream. Delicious! I had what I always have - The Three Fish Grill, because I LOVE Ahi tuna. My wife had the Oyster Sampler and a...More

Thank TomR233
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We had great service, despite the fact that the restaurant was full. We sent back a bottle of wine and received a new one without a problem. Our oysters were sweet and fresh. Mussels were steamed well, without any closed ones. The seafood linguine was...More

Thank winxalot
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Television
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tuckerman Lane, Potomac, MD
    (Tuckerman Lane & Seven Locks Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Potomac
  • Phone Number: 301-299-9888
  • E-mail