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228 N Market St, Frederick, MD 21701-5335
+1 301-696-8658
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good19%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (55 reviews)
“tasting menu” (77 reviews)
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American, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
228 N Market St, Frederick, MD 21701-5335
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Reviewed 2 September 2014

The atmosphere is cramped but the food and local sodas were excellent. The service was as expected during a heavy dinner time.

Thank Gcdali
Reviewed 2 September 2014

I reallllllly wanted to love Volt - it has all the characteristics of a place that one wants to love: locally owned, innovative menu, great press, etc. Volt simply did not measure up. From the 15 minute wait for a glass of wine as we...More

5  Thank t w
Reviewed 2 September 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our entire dining experience here. The menu consists of numerous amazing small plates so that you can try a lot of different items. My husband and I each got 5 small plates, so we got to sample 10 different dishes!! Every one...More

Thank K D
Reviewed 23 August 2014

Best restaurant on the east coast in my opinion. The food is always new and creative and the service is not too fussy.

Thank Pete S
Reviewed 20 August 2014

My friend and I went there for the brunch on Saturday. I like that although this is an upscale restaurant, the wait service were dressed comfortably (chuck taylor shoes). In addition, I love to hear introductions as to what I'm about to eat (just like...More

1  Thank Diseree D
Reviewed 20 August 2014 via mobile

great service and great brunch. we had the courtyard to ourselves on a beautiful day but did not feel alone. only wished I had not ordered extra donuts and bacon: the brunch was plenty and I felt obligated to eat the extras. that was a...More

2  Thank Lynda A
Reviewed 20 August 2014

#2 on my list for best restaurants (up against WD-50 in New York City). I give Volt an excellent rating because of the overall experience and presentation of their art (food). My girlfriend and I came to this place for my 30th birthday and had...More

Thank Nick D
Reviewed 11 August 2014

They have a beautiful patio and the service was excellent. The food was good but we had higher expectations. Overall, I'd recommend it, but I think it's a bit overpriced for the quality of the food. The ambiance is wonderful, though, so perhaps that's worth...More

Thank bru b
Reviewed 10 August 2014 via mobile

Okay, so, today I am writing more about our visit today even though my boyfriend and I have been here several times in the past. Today, we met up with my best friend and her husband in the bar area. It was a lovely time....More

Thank MDTJ
Reviewed 9 August 2014

Come for the service and the food. It's not just a meal, it's an experience. The staff are professional like in Europe. They want you to enjoy your time at the Volt. Meals delivered to your party at the same time by multiple staff. Classy....More

Thank 1Kplaces2See
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Alec B
28 July 2017|
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Response from tdear666 | Reviewed this property |
You get 21 courses at this table, which wraps around the kitchen. You need to book in advance since it is popular. I believe it holds up to eight around the kitchen windows and a few more 4 person tables in the kitchen area... More
10 September 2016|
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Response from DM N | Reviewed this property |
You can find the menu on the website but I believe they do change from time to time, depending on what is in season or available as fresh. It's worth the visit!
19 April 2016|
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Response from Chuck W | Reviewed this property |
I plan with Cocktails about $100.00 each. The Pina colada is awesome
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
15:00 - 21:30
15:00 - 21:30
15:00 - 21:30
15:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 228 N Market St, Frederick, MD 21701-5335
    (Between 2nd and 3rd Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Frederick
  • Phone Number: +1 301-696-8658
  • E-mail
VOLT offers guests a menu of modern American cuisine. The focus of our cuisine is based on classic flavor combinations, creating sophisticated dishes that emphasize purity and seasonal flavors that are based on fundamental and innovative cooking techniques. VOLT's relationship with local artisan farmers ensures availability of products to fulfill the philosophy behind the menu, in a refined, historic venue where classic meets modern. By design, the restaurant follows along the original footprint of the mansions first floor parlors. Both the 38 seat main dining room and the bar/lounge open off the foyer. The original mosaic tile in the foyer was the inspiration behind the warm monochromatic color palette that adorns the finishes in VOLT. Private dining can be hosted in the conservatory offering views of the expansive courtyard. The 700 square foot kitchen afforded space to include up to 20 guests.
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