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The Classics

8606 Colesville Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20910-3915
+1 301-588-7297
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“crab bisque” (21 reviews)
“steak” (109 reviews)
“ny strip” (11 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8606 Colesville Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20910-3915
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

The rest of my family loves this place, so I sometimes accompany them when there's a birthday request, and my husband recently wanted to go there for his birthday. I've had the fish there before, but it's just OK, so this time I decided just...More

Thank elissa412
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Confession I'm a class A foodie and shade tree chef, always seeking out the best examples of culinary excellence wherever I happen to be. I brought the family here specifically for the highly rated hanger steak (via Washingtonian Magazine's Best Steakhouses recommendation.) Service, 3 stars...More

Thank bvlesterdesign
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We were staying down the street at the Hampton Inn and stopped by here for a light dinner. The bartender recommended another local restaurant that he thought would work better for us. What a great gesture! We came back the next evening and had a...More

Thank 340Traveler
Reviewed 3 October 2017

A great place to go for a special occasion. Yummy steaks and burgers. This is a place to dress up a bit/ business attire or better.

Thank boudicca2015
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We went here on a recent Friday night and were surprised to find a healthy crowd of people across the age spectrum. But the food and decor felt a bit dated and over priced for what we got.

Thank Charlie H
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I ate here twice in June, once with seven colleagues as we celebrated a retirement, and once with my husband for an anniversary dinner. I'd also been a few times before, over a period of several years. Every time I've gone, the food has been...More

Thank SquirrelGirl18
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I've eaten here a few times now - always getting the New York Strip. I have never been disappointed. It hasn't been very crowded when I have gone. The booths are very comfortable. I still don't get the difference between the bar and dining room...More

Thank brendanmp246
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant had a great variety of cuts for nearly all its steak on the menu. Whether you want thin or ultra large steaks ... this place has it. Pleasantly surprised. Another surprise ... RC cola ... not Coke, not Pepsi.... RC! Wow...that was a...More

Thank USMEagleFan
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We wanted to go for a steak dinner with our son and didn't want to go to a fancy place. We found The Classics on TripAdvisor and decided to give it a try. We really enjoyed our meal and our steaks were very tasty. We...More

Reviewed 27 July 2017

This restaurant is obviously a favorite for locals. I went to dinner with 2 colleagues who live nearby. One of the owners was present assisting servers, talking with patrons and greeting guests. I had the crab supreme, which is lump crab meat sautéed in butter....More

Thank Bill M
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Nearby Attractions
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.30 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$40
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8606 Colesville Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20910-3915
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Silver Spring
  • Phone Number: +1 301-588-7297
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The Classics Restaurant, in Silver Spring MD, is a Zagat top-rated and Washingtonian Magazine "100 Best Restaurants" winner, yearly since 2007. Formerly Ray's The Classics, we continue the tradition of providing the finest premium steaks and seafood menu items at the most approachable pricing in an inclusive atmosphere.
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