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Trolley Stop

) #11 of 130 Restaurants in Ellicott City $$ - $$$ American, ,
6 Oella Ave, Ellicott City, MD 21043-4705
+1 410-465-8546
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good46%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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“greek omelet” (3 reviews)
“sandwich” (10 reviews)
Closes in 28 min
08:00 - 22:30All hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
6 Oella Ave, Ellicott City, MD 21043-4705
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small, but vintage restaurant in Ellicott City. It is the favorite Ellicott City restaurant of our family who live in Columbia. We completely agree with them as Ellicott City is a favorite stop when we visit the area. We ate there for...More

Thank margaretwD3883WO
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped along the Patasco River which was what attracted the earlliest Ellicotts to set up business here - at a time very isolated from Baltimore. The earliest stone house was not far away, walking distance. We ate at the trolley stop because of historic...More

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I would say that the Trolley Stop has average food, but it is often good old comfort food. I like going there for an old fashioned breakfast the most. It also has a bar. You can get a good grilled cheese sandwich there, too. It...More

Thank DiBowers
Reviewed 17 May 2017

It has been a few years since I've been here. The food was really not that good. I don't take this report lightly. This is the first time I have rated a place with one star. If you must go for any reason, order the...More

Thank David J
Reviewed 11 May 2017

My wife and I decided to have breakfast today at the Trolley Stop in Ellicott City, Maryland. There were a few tables occupied as well as a few patrons sitting at the bar when we arrived around 10:30am on a Thursday. We seated ourselves as...More

Thank LordThomMohr
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Fortunate to have two lunches here while in the area and had the BLT both times. If you believe bacon is a food group this is the place for you. One of the best BLTs ever with loads of bacon, lettuce - not just a...More

Thank DiningStar
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We went to this charming for a weekday lunch with our daughter-in-law and our grandson. It was suggested to us by our daughter-in-law who had been there before. The atmosphere was very comfortable, and the service was speedy. Our waitress was so friendly and helpful!...More

Thank McPenguin5
Reviewed 21 March 2017

My wife & I taking our daughter, her husband and our two grandchildren (age 2 & 4) out to dinner. This place was packed - mostly locals - small bar area. Wait was only about 15 minutes. Wow - great friendly service - attention to...More

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This is a place that is a favorite of locals. I love to go to for breakfast. They fix my eggs, hashbrowns and toast just right. Their pancakes are great. If you order bacon, there is enough to share with another person and still pig...More

Thank akdave
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The Trolley Stop is a well known and loved restaurant located at the entrance to historic Ellicott City; the building dates back to 1833. There is a small parking lot in front and a larger one less than 1/2 block away. The food here is...More

Thank Shopper21043
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Linda R
What are their breakfast hours
12 June 2017|
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Response from DiningStar | Reviewed this property |
As far as I'm aware all the other respondents are correct about The Trolley Stop's breakfast hours. Haven't been there for breakfast so can't offer any guidance on the menu. Good luck. HS
Is there outdoor seating in the sunshine?
10 April 2017|
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Response from DiBowers | Reviewed this property |
No, there is no outside seating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Oella Ave, Ellicott City, MD 21043-4705
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ellicott City
  • Phone Number: +1 410-465-8546
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