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Woodmont Grill

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7715 Woodmont Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-6003 (Formerly Houston's)
+1 301-656-9755
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun 11:30 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We've come to Woodmont Grill quite a few times over the years. The food, primarily American standards, is good and consistent, the ambience and noise level are conducive to conversations, and the service is generally fine. One thing to keep your eye out for is their stuffed baked potato. It's over the top on what they put in it and,... More 

Thank Arthur S
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a disappointing lunch at the Woodmont Grillke; as a pescetarian, I asked management to make a small adjustment to their club salad, so that I could have a crab cake instead of chicken. I was told that wouldn't be possible, even after offering to pay any price. So I ended up sharing a spinach dip appetizer with my... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food and presentation ( steaks cooked exactly to customers specs ) , excellent service and good decor. However , comes with a corresponding price. One drawback is that they don't have a 'traditional ' reservation system. Your reservation is put in a queue with others with same time request.So expect a 15/20 wait upon arrival.

Thank Francis K
Bethesda, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I met a friend for lunch here during the week. The restaurant, classic American bistro, was packed with a waitlist. Our reservation was for 1 pm but we got seated at around 1:20 or so. Lots of people at the bar eating. Wine kind of flowed and even saw a cocktail or two consumed. At lunch! In Bethesda! Clearly a... More 

Thank 301Kate
Bethesda, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Woodmont Grill is my go to place for prime rib in Bethesda, available every night and of uniform quality every night. The place is attractive, the booths are comfortable, and the live music is a treat, but not so loud as to impede conversation. The diversity of the clientele is also a welcome change from most D.C. area restaurants.

Thank stevenjkalish
Potsdam, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is Hands down my favorit Restaurant of all time! Order ribs to share as an appertizer and the chicken salad as your main, followed my the brownie - you will know what I mean. Truely it is the best Restaurant, even after it changed ist Name to Woodmont Grill - to me it will always be Houston's. Also, Service... More 

Thank Lisa260
Bethesda, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Thai Chicken Salad is simply delicious. It hits the spot every time. Woodman is always busy and it is simple to grab a couple of stools at the bar if you want a quick meal. The bar staff are highly experienced and quite nice.

Thank TORC12p16
Washington, DC
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner with a friend. Service was good. Food was good. It was a Monday night so it wasn't super noisy.

Thank MdTravelerX2
Chevy Chase, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Waitress, Marie, was outstanding All entrees and appetizers were delicious....French dip beef, salmon, cod And the Brussel sprout appetizer was particularly enjoyable...great flavor Small love jazz band Interior and lighting are serene

Thank williamcmcpherrin
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Those who know me understand that I rarely write critical reviews. It's hard to run a restaurant. It's even more challenging when you put your own fortune on the line. But every now and then a cautionary word is in order. Woodmont Grill has the look, feel and taste of of a corporate chain. Nice ambiance, but also lots of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7715 Woodmont Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-6003 (Formerly Houston's)
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Bethesda
  • Phone Number: +1 301-656-9755

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?