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Isabella's Taverna & Tapas Bar

44 N Market St, Fl 1, Frederick, MD 21701-5471
+1 301-698-8922
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (27 reviews)
“tapas” (185 reviews)
“paella” (43 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00 Hours
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
44 N Market St, Fl 1, Frederick, MD 21701-5471
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed our lunch hear. Some creative tapas. The gazpacho was very good. We also enjoyed the fried asparagus which was unexpected.

Thank sdrm2016
Reviewed 5 days ago

I want to like this place 5 stars but I thought the tapas was good, but not great. The portion are on the small side for the price, based on enjoying Tapas in many, many cities. Our server was wonderful, giving good advice and allowing...More

Thank ccMD2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved everything about this place. The food (and the sangria) were all amazing and authentically made. I spent some time in Spain and was very pleased! The papas bravas are a tapas must, and they were just how I remember them. Atmosphere is nice...More

Thank Kelly P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s been a few years since we have been able to get back to Isabellas and its improved since our last visit. Not sure how to gauge that other than to say it was great before and even better this time. We had dinner around...More

Thank ron c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I know tapas means small plates and large prices. So this restaurant truly lives up to that mantra. Brussel sprouts enough for a guppy for a mere $13. I don't mean to shortchange the creamy baked brie - a healthy serving of one small piece...More

Thank invenereal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The three of us chose Isabella's after reading reviews. The waiter was charming, the food was excellent for a Sunday brunch. We enjoyed it all.

Thank Nancy F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You must get the asparagus! We had fun mixing the different dishes to share. All the items we had we wonderful!

Thank c w
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love to go to Tapas restaurants and Isabella's was a gem of a find! My wife has a white wine flight while I had the red sangria. Try the Manchego Frita for an appetizer. YUMMY!! The Crispy Panko Crusted Asparagus “Fries” are unique and...More

Thank ltsjdad
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

We have been coming here for years and are never disappointed! Last weeks visit was no different. We had some old favorites (ceviche and stuffed dates) vut their daily menu had some wonderful specials on it... fried squash blossoms, spicy cauliflower, roasted artichokes, lobster risotto...More

Thank AlwaysPlanningCarrie
Reviewed 9 June 2018

On the charming Main Street of frederick, Isabella’s is informal, friendly, and fun. The food is totally fine, and the asparagus is not to be missed.

Thank Lynn S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 N Market St, Fl 1, Frederick, MD 21701-5471
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Frederick
  • Phone Number: +1 301-698-8922
We welcome you to visit and enjoy our restaurant in downtown historic Frederick located in the Hendrickson Building. We have selected the finest Spanish cuisine complemented with an exclusive wine list. In the heart of historic Frederick, Maryland, Isabella"s has become a favorite destination for local residents and worldwide travelers alike in search of a truly Mediterranean dining experience.
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