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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” (28 reviews)
“tapas” (190 reviews)
“paella” (44 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00 Hours
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
44 N Market St, Fl 1, Frederick, MD 21701-5471
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Reviewed 18 January 2018

Recent weekday lunch visit offered a great opportunity to sample many of their wonderful Tapas. Attentive staff helped to pick out tapas that provided us with an array of excellent flavors and more than satisfied our usually bored appetites. Spicy shrimp and potato tapas were...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank EarleofWindsor
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Great meal for New Years Eve! My husband had a filling Paella dish and I had a few tapas. Everything from the creme brûlée martini to the pots de creme dessert was delicious. The staff was very pleasant and service was nicely timed.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Twismom
Reviewed 3 January 2018

My husband and I came for a date night and it was fabulous. The brussel sprouts were the best we've ever eaten and the Iberico pork was beyond description. We ordered dessert and mine was not up to the standard of all the rest of...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Mariana G
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

2 adults and 2 teens went for Christmas dinner. We were running a bit late but called and let them know. When we arrived, we were seated at a quiet table in the front window. Our waiter was helpful and walked us through tapas. He...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Mom2drew_katie
Reviewed 31 December 2017

This is totally worth the stop! We ate here on a cold day. The fire was going and the owner stopped by for a quick chat. I chose the flight of sangria and it was beautifully presented. I chose several tapas and enjoyed them all....More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank sshields511
Reviewed 28 December 2017

We went to Isabella’s for a late lunch. They have a great special on Tapas. We shared tapas as paella. The Tapas were very different, interesting, tasty, and presented well. Everything was delicious and the service was great.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank dianed441
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

I have written about Isabella's multiple times in the past because my best friend is gluten free and loves their lentil soup and patatas bravas so we meet up here whenever she and her husband are in town. It is still really good as always....More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank MDTJ
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Went here for dinner on a Saturday evening with friends. We had a 5:30 reservation. After we were seated, our waiter came to our table to take our drink orders. He had a lot of personality, was a bit sarcastic, but we enjoyed his banter...More

Date of visit: November 2017
2  Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Every time I go to Isabella’s the atmosphere, food and service is exceptional. Lunch, dinner, happy hour , even New Years Eve.... you cannot go wrong choosing Isabella’s for a divine eating experience. Their tapas, paella and Sangria are in an excellent class of their...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Wordsrfun
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Very good Tapas in downtown Frederick - good menu, tasty food. Outside seating in season. Have eaten here a couple of times and would definitely return regularly, lots of good things on the menu !

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Michael S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, 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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