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The Cellar Door

$$ - $$$American, ,
5 E Church St, Market Street, Frederick, MD 21701-5444
+1 301-695-8460
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“turkey burger” (2 reviews)
“french dip” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5 E Church St, Market Street, Frederick, MD 21701-5444
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Cellar Door is a cozy, casual restaurant/bar in (what else?) a cellar. We've been here for happy hour a few times, and like it's intimate space. Good small plates and Happy Hour specials.

Thank connyp561
Reviewed April 23, 2018

We walked around Downtown Frederick reading menus in the window on a Saturday afternoon. We were having a hard time agreeing on what to eat and both found a few options on this restaurant's menu. The menu is not large but has a nice variety....More

1  Thank Molley C
Reviewed April 2, 2018

We entered the restaurant on an early Saturday evening and was asked if we had a reservation. We did not, but that did not cause a problem. We were seated immediately and were given nice seating with comfortable pillows. The only problem with our seats...More

Thank Maya A
Reviewed March 29, 2018

We have been here several times now, and we always make it a point to come on Comedian nights - Sundays :-) It takes our Sunday Funday's to a whole new level. The staff service is great, always friendly and attentive. The food is delicious...More

Thank SillySullys
Reviewed March 15, 2018

The food is nothing out of this world. I did enjoy the ambiance. I went on a Thursday when they have karaoke and was surprise of how many people around 30 and 40 were out on a week night. I went back the next day...More

Thank Tania M
Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

We met friends for dinner during the annual tour in Frederick which is a great event. The food is very good for a pub, but the space is cramped and the entertainment is too loud for the space. Because of number of people the service...More

Thank Clint B
Reviewed November 21, 2017

I go more Wednesdays than I care to admit but the staff is always friendly, the food and bevys are always good. Dan McGuire taking acoustic requests is on point, especially with the Tenacious D. I would highly recommend this place to locals or travelers....More

Thank ThatsMuhBaby
Reviewed November 13, 2017

This is a bit difficult to find. It is in a basement. Not fancy but good crab cakes and cream of crab soup. Gets real crowded on Saturday night with the bar crowd.

Thank Godguy
Reviewed September 25, 2017

We came on Sunday morning for brunch with my family, 8 people total. We had never been there to eat so we did not know what to expect. We were very impressed with the food, service and had a very enjoyable time. Highly recommend the...More

Thank Avalache
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

Okay, my husband and I were on a quick Fredrick stay and popped in this bar on a random Wednesday night for drinks and had an absolute blast. Charlie was amazing behind the bar and Dan McGuire was playing the best live music. Dan is...More

1  Thank Laverell
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Gary R
December 28, 2016|
Response from Real_Old_Geezer | Reviewed this property |
I understand that they have live groups on Friday or Saturday but at the time we were there we didn't see any. This place can be more than a little bit loud because of its size
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
3:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
3:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
3:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 E Church St, Market Street, Frederick, MD 21701-5444
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Frederick
  • Phone Number: +1 301-695-8460
American-Casual Cuisine Unique Atmosphere, Food & Drink. Happy Hours - Dinner - Entertainment - Boutique Event Venue
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