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Lista's Grill

€€ - €€€, American, International
2412 Mountain Rd, Pasadena, MD 21122-1212
+1 410-437-8999
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good33%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (8 reviews)
“steak” (7 reviews)
16:00 - 22:00 Hours
Southwestern, American, International
€€ - €€€
2412 Mountain Rd, Pasadena, MD 21122-1212
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We live very close to Lista's Grill and hadn't stopped in for many years. Our mistake. Ordered the cagan cream of crab soup. so good. Friendly staff. Owner stopped by our table each time we have had dinner. Everything tastes so good and the super...More

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ListasGrill, Public Relations Manager at Lista's Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your kind review! We are so glad you liked our award-winning Cream of Crab Soup and hope to see you again soon! For TripAdvisor readers, reservations are never required, but we would recommend that if you'd like to dine with...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Consistently excellent food and service. Family owned. Used to be located in Fells Point. Make reservations. On weekends the line is out the door.More

Thank Laurie H
ListasGrill, Manager at Lista's Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Laurie, thanks so much for your compliments and review! We're so happy to have you as our customer! For TripAdvisor readers, yes, on Fridays and Saturdays it is a good idea to make a reservation--especially for larger parties, but reservations are never required. We'd also...More

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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Family owned, the staff is very attentive and nice! We enjoy their wonderful south western style dishes! Great cocktails too!

Thank Shannon M
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I love the family atmosphere and the food is delicious. We've never gotten anything we didn't like. The fajitas are excellent and the homemade guacamole is so creamy and fresh.

Thank MinnieMaryland
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We had a group of 8 and we had great food and service. Not the best atmosphere, but no problems. Our server was attentive and did a great job. Nice casual dining.

Thank Murray L
ListasGrill, Owner at Lista's Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thank you for your favorable review. We are always trying to do our best and would like to know how we can improve our atmosphere to make you more comfortable on your next visit.

Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We have been visiting Lista's for 7 years now. The food is just as good today as it was on the first visit. The Hot Ribs are my favorite, fall off the bone tender and they pack some heat. Everything we have ever had was...More

2  Thank Darryl Wayne B
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Lista's is a great place to eat ! Everything I have tried has been delicious. I recommend the Cowboy Burrito, it is off the chart delicious! The Sangria is house made and it is very nice. Service is excellent. Ask for Iris. Southwestern food with...More

1  Thank Therron B
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Lista's Grill is delicious and the fried ice cream is great too!!! I always get Fajita Fiesta Salad with grilled chicken, best salad ever . Always so fresh and the chicken so tender, yummy!!!

2  Thank Cindy G
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

The staff is so welcoming and the food is delicious. We were so happy to find this place when we moved to the area!

3  Thank pinkamanda708
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Wonderful place to eat. Food is good, Hospitality is great. Service is excellent. Southwestern food with an American flair. Drinks were pretty good also.

2  Thank firelt21
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$28
Southwestern, American, International
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2412 Mountain Rd, Pasadena, MD 21122-1212
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 410-437-8999
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Lista's Grill is an award-winning, Modern American restaurant serving an eclectic mix of steaks, seafood, and American Southwest entrees. (We are NOT a Mexican nor Tex-Mex restaurant.) Since 1974, chef Ruben Evangelista and hostess wife, Kathy, have treated guests to delicious, high-quality food in a casual, colorful, cheerful atmosphere. Our diverse menu is available for dining in or carry-out, and we also cater 7 days and nights weekly at our restaurant or your location. See our menu on our website, or visit our facebook page for weekly specials.
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