6021 Francis Scott Key Drive
Frederick, MD 21704
Phone: (301) 698-0555
Fax: (301) 620-7453
Bars & Cafes
While the historic building that houses Firestone's looks pretty much like a number of other ones that surround it in Frederick's historic center, it assumes a prominent character inside thanks to some smart retaining and reworking on the interiors. Original exposed brick walls blending in with the rich wood paneling and accents make for an extremely elegant atmosphere inside. Ornate lamps and a warm lighting overall accentuate atmosphere. Executive chef Jack Walker presents a menu of familiar looking American favorites with his own flavorful twists for a satisfying experience. The seemingly endless bar at Firestone's boasts of a drinks selection as large, and is an extremely popular affair not just to hang out with friends, but also to make new ones. Choose from a selection of no less than 80 beers spanning the globe and a superb wine list that has won accolades from Wine Spectator. Swing by during the popular happy hours for some great deals. Garnering rave reviews and a number of awards since its inception, Firestone's is easily one of the city's favorites.
A favorite destination for local residents and travelers alike, this restaurant and brewery was the first brewpub in Frederick County. They serve contemporary American regional cuisine and wood-fired pizzas, complemented by fresh beer brewed on the premises along with other craft beers, daily for lunch and dinner.
Brewer's Alley is a charming little brewpub that proudly boasts the title of being the county's first. This restaurant and pub has been satisfying the appetites of the town's locals and tourists since 1996 with a fine selection of brews, and a food menu featuring traditional American pub fare like sandwiches, burgers, pizzas and soups. The ambiance can only be described as quaint with wooden floors and a casual feel, while the service staff are friendly and attentive. With live music shows and late happy hours, the pub is full of life and vitality.
The Victorian mansion that houses Volt invokes awe and provides an apt setting for the high standards that this restaurant sets. Going by the restaurant's majestic facade, one might expect the dining room to be steeped in history, but Volt goes the opposite way with a sleek contemporary interior while still retaining many of the building's distinctive features. Clean lines, flowing white spaces and contrast in the form of the deep wooden hues on the chairs and the artwork on the walls gives the dining room a very fresh vibe. The lounge introduces some color to the proceedings with deep dark hues on the bar and some great use of natural and decorative plants. Dining at the curved chef's table, with the mosaic-tiled counter and watching the chef in action is a delight. Chef Voltaggio offers an excellent menu of contemporary American fare that utilize the best of the region's freshest produce. Seasonally-changing, the menu incorporates classic favorites with the chefs innovative takes and additions. A selection of prix fixe menus will allow you to fully experience the delightful specialties on offer. Hang out at the comfy lounge for a diverse array of spirits and an excellent cocktail list.
Something for everyone is on the menu at this restaurant that offers old-fashioned, award-winning dishes, as well as seven on site crafted beers and homemade root beer and orange soda. They are open daily for lunch and dinner.
Cafe 611 Restaurant is a family owned and operated restaurant-cum-cafe. Its friendly atmosphere welcomes one and all; it has something for everyone and disappoints none. Given its great ambiance and fun activities, it is fast gaining popularity amongst locals and tourists alike. 611 serves an excellent array of South American dishes; it also offers on and off-site catering services. If you are in a mood to hang around with friends head to the Cafe 611 and watch the latest sporting action over couple of drinks. That's not it, there is more to this restaurant, every week it hosts cool events including live music concerts, dance parties and so forth. You can also hire the space for private parties and celebrations. Call for details.
Cafe house offering daily specials, sandwiches, soups, and cobblers. A full beverage menu is offered.
This comfortable pub offers a full menu including seafood, steak, and sandwiches. A full bar is available to complement your meal.
This cafe and restaurant has three unique dining rooms and a garden enclosed with pine trees. The Blue Moon Cafe has got a charm that is very appealing. The menu is eclectic and vast. Using only products procured from the local farms which are organic while the meats are sourced from free range suppliers. Relish the pizzas, quiche, delicious sandwiches, hearty soups and salads along with tap beers, bottled brews or wines. Vegetarians will love the veggie delights that they offer. Blue Moon also regularly hosts live music, featuring talented local musicians.
Visits to Lightfoot are great culinary experiences though you won't be leaving light-footed. The grand piano at the Piano Bar and the classic, rustic architecture in contemporary tones welcome you. Try the blue ridge spinach salad, crispy prawns over stir fried shanghai noodles and sesame and hoison crusted salmon. Peanut butter mousse torte for dessert is a cherry on the top. Dietary and vegetarian requests are considered. After dinner drinks such as Irish Coffee, cognacs, wines are also available. Don't miss the live music and a variety of entertainment on Fridays and Saturdays. Banquet areas, like the Sheridan Room accommodates guests for anniversaries and weddings.
Offering the best in coffee, espresso and cappuccino beverages, plus a fun, funky atmosphere to enjoy it in. While standard meals are not available, visit them for pastries, music, art and relaxing conversation.
An American sports bar and tavern which was named after a local battlefield and is filled with Civil War period decor. The tavern is known for their excellent charbroiled burgers and they offers live entertainment and dancing most evenings and weekends.