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Bare Bones Grill and Brewery

) #9 of 129 Restaurants in Ellicott City $$ - $$$ American, ,
9150 Baltimore National Pike Ste 22, Ellicott City, MD 21042-2614
+1 410-461-0770
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good44%
  • Average22%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (94 reviews)
“salad” (30 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
9150 Baltimore National Pike Ste 22, Ellicott City, MD 21042-2614
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bare Bones has always been one of our favorite local restaurants. They are known for excellent ribs and also a special salad that is one of my usual orders. It is made with teriyaki grilled chicken, cheese, tortilla strips and dressed with honey mustard. It...More

Thank OBNurse48
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Stopped in for a business lunch at Bare Bones. Bare Bones was recommended by a local. First let me say the service was outstanding. Our server was professional, attentive, and a had a great personality. Made for a great lunch. I had the brisket on...More

Thank PITTparent
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Bare Bones has a couple excellent dishes but basically the menu hasn't changed since they opened. They have, however, adjusted the 'free' buffet during happy hour. It's now one free plate and $2 for each additional plate, which isn't bad, I guess. I must say...More

Thank Ann H
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Bare Bones has been an Ellicott City staple for quite some time. In general their food is good and my kids claim there ribs are the best ever. I have to say that the food has not been up to standard the last two times...More

1  Thank tlchilds
Reviewed 22 May 2017

With the best ribs in Howard County - what's there not to love? In addition to the ribs, there are all kinds of good eats - burgers, chicken, salads - while not gourmet definitely worth stopping. Oh yes and don't forget the local beers!

Thank MJ2E
Reviewed 22 May 2017

My sister who was visiting from out of town was in the mood for a Maryland crab cake. Not sure where to go since I usually make my own but my sister didn't want me to go to all the fuss, I decided to give...More

Thank karenN6341GS
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Went here with friends for quick stop and had salad, yum. Local joint with friendly staff, nice decor, music and food never disappoint. Price was higher than expected for lunch but had great time.

Thank Eunice033
Reviewed 3 May 2017

good food good selection of food at reasonable prices good service and food selection in both bar and resturant

Thank BettyK
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

This used to be a go-to place for us. Our last visits showed that their quality of meat had gone way dine. Ribs and brisket were fattier and tougher. Staff did not seem to enthusiastic.

Thank Les J
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

The food and service were good. The food prices were reasonable. The creamy crab soup was fantastic.

Thank vendetta61
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frogiemc
17 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
16 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
Bar Scene, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 01:00
Saturday
11:30 - 01:00
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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