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Isabella's Taverna & Tapas Bar

44 N Market St, Fl 1, Frederick, MD 21701-5471
+1 301-698-8922
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (26 reviews)
“tapas” (167 reviews)
“paella” (40 reviews)
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Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
44 N Market St, Fl 1, Frederick, MD 21701-5471
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

Very cozy restaurant which is a nice place to try a variety of tapas with drinks. If you want a meal, they also have very good entrees. Definitely worth trying this place out.

Thank Willbaugh
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

One of my favorite restaurants downtown. I enjoy going for lunch and getting 3 tapas for $10.99. I wish this was offered on the weekends also during lunch. Asparagus Fries are one of my favorites tapas. The sangria is also really good. Definitely a must...More

Thank dexMD
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Good tapas, nice atmosphere. A great selection of different dishes. Great options for healthy eating also. I would recommend the chorizo with white beans. It was really good. The paella looked great also.

1  Thank Zachary L
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Sat at the bar and had tapas and martinis...they make the best flavored martinis I have ever had. We sat on the back side of the bar so we could people watch and not be in the crowd. The bartenders were awesome, ask for their...More

1  Thank kjmyers73
Reviewed 8 August 2016

In search of a Mediterranean food experience, I joined a family group for lunch at Isabella's Taverna & Tapas Bar (44 North Market Street, Frederick, MD 21701). The establishment was set comfortably in the historic district of this conspicuous Maryland burg and offered authentic Spanish...More

2  Thank Steve L
Reviewed 1 August 2016

The lunch tapas specials were perfect. Just the right size- 3 on the special. Very tasty and beautifully presented. Two of us got the special so we shared 6 plates. All were excellent. Shrimp, beef, rice, empanadas, etc. were all perfectly cooked and arrived within...More

2  Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Well, it's on Market Street right in the middle of the city, so it's not exactly hidden away, but you could still overlook this place if you didn't know about it. That would be your loss, as it's actually quite delightful. Tapas (small plates) restaurants...More

2  Thank Doug S
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

First, the fried asparagus are outstanding but at $11 a shot very pricey. The roasted eggplant and ground beef was another standout. However the Brussel sprouts were under cooked and the meatballs were over spiced for my taste. Our total bill for 6 plates was...More

Thank Lightblue3
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Just ate here for Sunday Brunch. We sat outside and enjoyed it! The French Toast was really tasty. Also, the Corned Beef Hash and Eggs was well received. And I've also had the Salmon salad which was also very good!

1  Thank MistiMorningstar
Reviewed 20 July 2016

My friend and I sampled six different tapas, each one well-executed, in taste and portion size, and pleasing to the palate!

1  Thank FamilyH5000
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 N Market St, Fl 1, Frederick, MD 21701-5471
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Frederick
  • Phone Number: +1 301-698-8922
We welcome you to visit and enjoy our restaurant in downtown historic Frederick located in the Hendrickson Building. We have selected the finest Spanish cuisine complemented with an exclusive wine list. In the heart of historic Frederick, Maryland, Isabella"s has become a favorite destination for local residents and worldwide travelers alike in search of a truly Mediterranean dining experience.
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