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Hootch & Banter

€€ - €€€American, ,
49 S Market St, Frederick, MD 21701-5524
+1 301-732-4971
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“corned beef” (6 reviews)
“empanadas” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
49 S Market St, Frederick, MD 21701-5524
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my second time . Was clean and greeted with a smile seated right away ( less than half the tables were occupied )drinks were ordered my son wanted a mix drink and I wanted him to have a beer instead( using the cost...More

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been there 3 times. The food was OK, but cold twice. I think it could be a great place, but I didn't feel welcomed. Maybe it was me?

Thank David W
Reviewed 4 February 2018

I'm glad we got a chance to eat here again. It was another "First Saturday" for the city of Frederick where the downtown merchants open their stores late, the city has activities planned and 25,000 people converge into the downtown area of the city. Fire...More

Thank Mmutsy
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Small but comfortable cozy place with a great menu and great service. We went here for a lunch and very much enjoyed the various sandwiches and entrees ---everyone at the table made great comments on the food -- would definitely go back ! High quality...More

Thank manos6232
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

You have to love a restaurant with happy hour starting at 11:30 am. ☺ Today was my 4th visit and every time it's been wonderful. The staff is super friendly and helpful but not overbearing. The food is fresh, delicious and interesting. The atmosphere is...More

Thank Irishbookie
Reviewed 10 January 2018

My husband and I stopped in for lunch. We were greeted warmly and seated immediately. Our wait-person, Brittany, was attentive and helpful. We ordered the Twice Cooked Infused Wings as an appetizer. There were at least a dozen delicious wings flanked by their homemade buffalo...More

Thank MegtheHealer
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Great food!! Excellent date night adventure. There are several GF options and GF modified options. For those who can eat anything, you will find a robust menu that is delicious and creative! The bar is robust and the cocktails were excellent and well presented. The...More

Thank joyttwa
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a birthday celebration at Hootch and Banter last night and everything from the service to the food and drinks was phenomenal. Our server Brittany went above and beyond to make sure everyone in our party had a great experience. Thanks again to everyone...More

Thank Chanon Z
Reviewed 19 November 2017

We'd just spent a week and Maryland and had crab cakes every day - this was the best on that we had!

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 30 October 2017

The menu is varied, the beer choice is varied and the atmosphere is a bit nicer than your average bar. The waitstaff is very friendly and the night we went there was a Halloween party and even the waitstaff dressed up. There was also early...More

Thank Mmutsy
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28 August 2016|
Response from ACRMom | Reviewed this property |
Location is downtown Frederick next to Carroll Creek. Menu is varied, but small. Chef-run kitchen so menu changes. They are always amenable to special requests.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 S Market St, Frederick, MD 21701-5524
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Frederick
  • Phone Number: +1 301-732-4971
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