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K Town Bistro

3784 Howard Ave, Kensington, MD 20895-3349
+1 301-933-1211
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fried oysters” (9 reviews)
“creme brulee” (7 reviews)
Opens in 24 min
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CUISINES
European, French, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
3784 Howard Ave, Kensington, MD 20895-3349
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1 - 10 of 149 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our dinner here before the theater in Kensington. Good food and service. Cute place. Beef short ribs were very good. Wine selections are good and priced well.

Thank V5656KCMichael_G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were visiting from out of town and as typical just picked this from a 'best... ' list. For once the list was right. The food was great. We had steaks, fish, chicken and vegetarian and everyone thought theirs was wonderful. Because it was such...More

Thank liv2ski
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were surprised by this little family restaurant with great prices, gourmet food, real silver antique utensils. Our hopes for this restaurant were high, and they exceeded expectations. The service was personal, and quick. You don’t get that level of a personalized experience at a...More

Thank Pamela R
Reviewed March 24, 2018

Two of us had lunch here yesterday - it was our first time at the restaurant and it was very nice. We had a table by the window - the place is very charming and the service was very good. We shared the crispy oysters...More

Thank Paula M
Reviewed February 25, 2018

My husband and I are moving away from Kensington after living here for over 20 years, and I had to go to K Town Bistro one last time - although I'm sure I'll be back when I come back to visit in the area. We...More

Thank HistoryLover2017
Reviewed January 26, 2018

If you visit Kensington Antique Row and want to have a nice meal, try this K Town Bistro. It is located next to Safeway block in s small row house. The food is excellent, the wait staff are well-trained and the atmosphere is elegant with...More

Thank Prawet J
Reviewed January 6, 2018

This is a very nice restaurant. Some dishes are downright excellent: the short ribs, the crispy oysters, the hamburger (only available at lunch). Everything else is at least good, although a few things, such as risotto, may not be quite as they would be in...More

Thank Marcoherman
Reviewed January 1, 2018

We have had several meals at K-Town and have found the food and service to exceptional every time. Most importantly, we recently had a post wedding dinner at K-Town. The owners were very agreeable to support our desires. They closed the bistro for our private...More

Thank Kels2Mag
Reviewed December 31, 2017

Good food (with French background), nice atmosphere. Neighborhood Gem, but a tad expensive to go to every week (but have been 3 times).

Thank Lindyhop_Bill
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited K Town Grill for an anniversary lunch before taking off on a long trip west. Not our first time or I hope the last. Great food, wine and service. Not inexpensive but worth the price. Highly recommended.

Thank Warren H
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Response from Margaret C | Reviewed this property |
They are very accommodating. Try phoning them and ask about it. They will most likely arrange something for you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3784 Howard Ave, Kensington, MD 20895-3349
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Kensington
  • Phone Number: +1 301-933-1211
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Description
K Town Bistro is a family operated restaurant nestled in the heart of Historic Kensington that serves a delicious assortment of French and American cuisine
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