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Fontina Grille

801 Pleasant Dr, Rockville, MD 20850-5830
+1 301-947-5400
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good49%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (31 reviews)
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“cacciatore” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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801 Pleasant Dr, Rockville, MD 20850-5830
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Stopped in for dinner on a weekday evening, food was great with a good selection and some good offers on. The wine list looked alright, the one I had was nice. Service was a little slow but not to the point it was a problem....More

Thank Luke M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I hadn’t been to Fontina Grille in years. I use to go often when I worked closer to the restaurant. Upon my return I was happy to see that nothing had changed. The wonderful lunch buffet with its mussels was still there. Along with pasta...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Varied menu of tasty, nicely presented and consistently good Italian food including pizza. Good choice of wines. Friendly staff, cozy atmosphere, great for couples, friends and families alike. Nice bar area. Very popular with locals, we keep going back!

Thank Moreazadi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love the food here...I recommend the Sea Bass Spring Salad and white pizza which are 2 of my favorites. Staff is very pleasant and the manager is very friendly and always willing to accommodate anyone’s request. Overall great environment and dining experience.

Thank leetsmith
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly staff and great food. Had the fontina pizza it was great. Our waitress was slow with drinks had to stop her and ask for refill on water. Husband had Chesapeake pasta with chicken and crap. He loves it.

Thank Sylvia W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We dropped in here for a quick, but nice lunch. Food was tasty and creative. Nice sized portions and the tastiest rosemary bread ever. Pretty decor with jazz touches. Full bar. I'd definitely go back.

Thank Lizzy1956sfo
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Great neighborhood restaurant. Especially good at lunch. Buffet cannot be beat. The mussels are delish, and the white pizza is amazing!

Thank Roberta S
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We wanted a nice place for a birthday celebration and we are so happy we chose Fontina. Ali the manger was so helpful and accommodating. Our server Erica was excellent. Food was delicious-everyone really enjoyed their meals. It was a great experience!

Thank Beachy2013
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

First time in the area and we picked a good spot for our lunch. Fresh ingredients, excellent service and reasonable prices all made for an enjoyable meal. We had the grilled Romain salad and a NY pizza and I would recommend both. The pizza is...More

Thank retiree2
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Wild mushroom antipasti was good, though could do without the figs. I understand it goes well with the goat cheese, but seemed out of place with everything else. The main course we did try were on the bland side, except for the sea bass, which...More

1  Thank Clazi
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25 March 2017|
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Response from Stephanie B | Reviewed this property |
I do not know if they do early bird dinners - but probably happy hour at the bar - I don't know the times as I do not go that. However, they offer what's called a LOYALTY PROGRAM which means, once you sign up they will... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:30
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 801 Pleasant Dr, Rockville, MD 20850-5830
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Rockville
  • Phone Number: +1 301-947-5400
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