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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” (25 reviews)
“tapas” (157 reviews)
“paella” (37 reviews)
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Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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44 N Market St, Fl 1, Frederick, MD 21701-5471
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Reviewed 29 June 2016

We visited mid-day in the middle of the week. Four of us shared 6 tapas - three for about $11.) Plenty of food for all of us (although they recommend three per person. A great selection, very diverse. Very tasty. Served a bit differently that...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We celebrated my sister's big birthday here, which has always been one of her favorite haunts in Frederick. There were 9 of us and we comfortably sat together at a long table near the window. We all ordered individually, choosing from the brunch/breakfast/lunch menu. Everyone...More

Thank PatSnyder
Reviewed 20 June 2016

The food here is very good and the selection of tapas is fairly large. As always, some of the tapas were better and more inspired than others, but, overall, we really enjoyed the meal.

Thank namtex
Reviewed 3 June 2016

This is a great tapas restaurant. I have brought finicky eaters here, vegetarians, kids, and everyone has found something they like. The paella choices are great. The deep-fried asparagus has a cult-like following. Their wine list is good, also. This is the kind of restaurant...More

Thank Daedra C
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Had lunch at Isabella's with my sister recently and it was wonderful. Our server was great, we sat outside on a lovely day and enjoyed their three small plates lunch option. The spicy chicken was great and so was the shrimp. We also had the...More

Thank adawes11
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Great tapas at Isabella's. The deep-fried asparagus spears with remoulade are legendary. The tapas lunch special is a great value.

Thank jbone90
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Wonderful family evening celebrating our daughter's birthday. We each shared different tapas dishes, none of which disappointed. Goat cheese stuffed red peppers and the Pimento Relleno de carne de res were particular favs, but all of our choices were delicious. Service was spot on. We'll...More

Thank Wvrhia
Reviewed 21 May 2016

I've been here several times for different occasions - drinks after work, brunch, lunch, mother's day dinner - and it's always been a great experience. I like restaurants that have tasty food, great atmosphere, and terrific service.

Thank scoobyblue2
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This is the place my wife and I good for special dates. We love the tapas dishes and that is always what we order. There are a variety of small plates of meat, seafood and veggies. They do an excellent job on all. We normally...More

Thank BobRetired2015
Reviewed 7 May 2016

This is a great, busy tapas spot in downtown Frederick. The food was great, as was the waitstaff. Be prepared to remind the very young staff that the table should probably have silverware, and that if you take reservations it is better to say yes...More

Thank Michael M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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