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BOLDER food/drink

€€ - €€€American, ,
17004 Frederick Rd, Mount Airy, MD 21771-3304
+1 410-489-2491
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“salmon” (8 reviews)
“london broil” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Bar, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
17004 Frederick Rd, Mount Airy, MD 21771-3304
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Excellent appetizers and entrees. The standout was the calamari which had a lovely kick from the peppers and paired nicely with the thai chili sauce.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 4 days ago

This little place finally has a winning combination. I have been here several times with friends. The building has been transformed into a elegant, streamlined dining room and bar. The service is always wonderful. Food is generally very good. There are traditional favorites and inspired...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Jill F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This has become our go to family celebration place since the big table is perfect for 9-10 people. Delicious food and the wait staff is very nice!!! Love the beef medallions!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lori L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A nice casual place with good food, and Christmas everywhere! My friend and I had a great dinner and we could even hear one another :) That is all too rare. We ordered cornbread chicken and crab cakes, and Hummingbird Cake for dessert. Definitely southern...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank deborahf702
Reviewed 6 November 2018

`We come here for the nice wines at 1/2 price but the food is very good too. We usually try to sit by the lovely "faux fireplace".

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Antonia L
bolder144, Manager at BOLDER food/drink, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

New Wine List coming next week -thank you and hope to see you back!

Reviewed 6 November 2018

Similar to some of the other mid-range dining options in the Mount Airy area, the dining room decor at BOLDER isn't exactly warm or the most inviting. However, the bar area and outdoor seating (weather permitting) are very nice. My wife and I often sit...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank greygooselts
Reviewed 22 October 2018

We visited in September. It was a lovely night, so we sat on the patio. Even tho the restaurant is right on the road, the road wasn't busy that night, and the patio is lovely, beautifully lit with planters, umbrellas, and even heaters (not needed...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank sarainglenwood
Reviewed 14 October 2018

We went here for dinner on a Wednesday night and I was surprised at how crowded it was by the time we left. We were visiting the area but Bolder seems to be very popular with the locals. We enjoyed our meal and the good...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Deb_traveller
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

My friend & I were headed home from Baltimore, decided to get lunch so we looked on TripAdvisor for suggestions & found BOLDER! We were so glad we tried it! The menu has unique choices & we both enjoyed our delicious food, including yummy desserts!...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ShockMe49
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Its not a box chain place and offer nice people and great food. Also its clean and have ample seating and room for family and friends. if you are looking for a new place to eat and meet up this is a great place and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Damian H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17004 Frederick Rd, Mount Airy, MD 21771-3304
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Mount Airy
  • Phone Number: +1 410-489-2491
  • E-mail
innovative seasonal menus emerging from the collision of ingredients and cultures to create BOLD flavors and new-American dishes.
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