2 Research Ct.
Rockville, MD 20850-3212
Phone: (301) 948-8000
Fax: (301) 948-7406
The tempting array of fondue at The Melting Pot of Gaithersburg is pure indulgence! An awesome variety of wines, beers and cocktails accompany your meal to make it all the more extravagant. Try the Entree selection which features dishes like Andouille Sausage, Filet Mignon and Pacific White Shrimp, or the Cheese Fondue list which has Traditional Swiss, Spinach Artichoke and Wisconsin Trio. With facilities to accommodate big and small parties, The Melting Pot is a fabulous choice in Gaithersburg to dine with family or friends.
Delicious Italian delights are offered in a welcome ambiance at Fontina Grille. The highlight of the menu is the great range of 'oven-fired pizzas', made of the finest ingredients available. The Lunch Buffet, which is extremely popular among their regulars, features salads, pizzas, sandwiches, sausages and seafood. Fontina Grille is a great option for private gatherings and corporate functions thanks to the spacious and dynamic interiors that can be customized depending on the size of the event. Call ahead or check the website for more information.
Il Pizzico is a quaint restaurant where high quality ingredients are used to serve you the very best in Italian cuisine. Pastas are all home made, and the fish, meats, and seafood are choice, not to mention the delicious freshly made desserts. The 86 seats fill up fast, so the sooner you book, the better. The waiters are all smartly dressed, and you can enjoy listening to their Italian chatter in the background of your meal. Friendly service, warm ambiance, and food that is both appetizing and well priced, what more could you ask for?
La Tasca offers an authentic, warm and comfortable dining experience that will sure keep you coming back. The Spanish dishes that you may try are the empanadas, fried eggplant, avocado salad, pork medallions wrapped in bacon slices, calamari, salmon and lots more. Accompany your meals with a glass of sangria or the other drinks at the bar, and take advantage of the happy hours. The venue is also available for private events and celebrations. For reservations and more information, check out the website or call ahead.
Oro Pomodoro, located conveniently in the Rockville Town Square, is among the best Italian restaurants in the region. Certified as a Neapolitan Pizzaioli, everything at Oro Pomodoro, from the ingredients to recipes, are truly Italian. Try Linguine Allo Scoglio or Spaghetti Alle Vongole for a varied take on your Italian food concepts. The dessert range, with choices like Panna Cotta, Tiramisu and Tortino Liquido, appears assertively tempting too. This restaurant is a good option for private events as well, with comfortable amenities like LCD Projector and Wi-Fi. Check website for more information.
One of the places that Potomac relies on for authentic Italian cuisine is Amici Miei. The warm ambiance and friendly staff add to the special dining experience. The Italian pizzas and pastas are great, and in addition, try their seafood, duck, quail, skirt steaks and much more. The wine list is extensive and exotic. Italian desserts are always welcomed and missing the tiramisu is never a good option. For making your private occasions even more special, hire their venue and catering services.
Probably one of the most stylishly designed restaurants in the whole of Rockville, Tower Oaks Lodge is part of Clyde's Restaurant Group and is the perfect place for American cuisine and seafood. Grilled salmon with sweet potato and grilled corn and New York strip steak with horseradish and mashed potatoes are the most popular dishes on the menu. As for the decor, the grand wood paneling, vintage furniture and fireplace, teamed with the succulent food, makes for a truly royal dining experience. Check the website for opening hours.
Well known to the Persian community, Yekta Kabobi is a must for those wanting to try authentic Persian kabobs and foods. The kabobs are made fresh daily using quality meats. They are marinated with Yekta's own special sauce, grilled, and then served on a bed of chelow (Persian steamed rice). The flavorful meats are grilled so tenderly that they will surely melt in your mouth. The Yekta Special is a terrific combination for those who want to try the Barg, Chicken, and Koobideh Kabobs. In addition to kabobs, Yekta also serves up Iranian and Persian sandwiches, desserts, and yogurt drinks. -Shirley Hsieh
Sushi lovers can rejoice! Known for their delicious Japanese lunch and dinner buffet, Hinode is the place to be for an amazing variety of endless sushi, sashimi (raw fish), tempura, udon noodle soup, miso soup and other hot Asian foods. A variety of sushi is made fresh continuously so be sure to try them all! In addition to the buffet, Hinode also has a regular full menu offering Japanese appetizers, sushi and sashimi combinations, noodles, rice bowls, and ala carte items. The Hinode in Rockville also has traditional tatami seating, making this a fun dining experience for a group of friends or families with young children. -Shirley Hsieh
For an authentic taste of the Greek Isles, Mykonos Grill is for you. As real as its namesake, Mykonos has become a tradition in the Rockville region. You'll think you've dropped anchor in the Aegean, when you pass through Mykonos' portals. For luncheon you can't go wrong with Taramosalata, or the always delicious Manitaria Gemista; stuffed mushrooms with spinach and feta cheese, a combo to die for!
Italian food-lovers will be delighted to dine at Matchbox. A range of delicious Italian dishes are served along with their pizzas and bistro items. The ambiance is definitely vibrant at Matchbox with spacious interiors and two comfortable patios. The wooden decor is something that provides a refreshing mood to the dining environment at this charmer-of-a-restaurant. Choices like Braised Beef Short Ribs and Seared Duck Breast are surely gonna enthuse foodies greatly. Check website for more information.
For a fun taste of fast and cheap priced Hong Kong-style diner food, Maria's Bakery is the place to be! The menu will initially sound funny with "spaghetti" and "macaroni" dishes, breakfast toasts, and sandwiches, but this in fact is the "fast food" version of Hong Kong. There is a good variety of quick hot Cantonese and Chinese entrees to satisfy all moods of appetite. Maria's Bakery is also known for their Hong Kong style milk tea and variety of delicious to-go pastries and buns. The many offerings here make great snacks anytime anywhere, and are not too sweet. -Shirley Hsieh