Restaurants Participating

in Farm-to-Fork...

Acacia Fusion Bistro

Ayse Meze Lounge

129 N. Market St.

Frederick, Maryland, 21701

 

301.694.301

www.acacia129.com

6 N. East St.

Frederick, Maryland 21701

 

240.651.5155

www.aysemeze.com

Acacia is an award-winning modern farm-to-table restaurant located in historic downtown Frederick. We feature an eclectic mix of flavors from around the world while highlighting the freshest local ingredients available. Set in a charming historic house, Acacia will make you feel at home as you dine on beautifully presented sustainable and delicious food all sourced within a cars drive from the restaurant. Acacia is committed to supporting sustainable organic agriculture, local farms, producers and conservation efforts.

 

Featured Farms: Caprikorn Farm, Catoctin Mountain Orchard, Danny's Rohrer's Meats of DaKaRoh Farm, Fountain Rock Farm, Miolea Organic Farm, Nick's Organic Farm, South Mountain Creamery, and Thanksgiving Farm.

 

Featured Wineries: Elk Run Vineyards and Linganore Winecellars

Ayse is a modern, Eastern Mediterranean meze restaurant that offers small, incredible dishes. Come to Ayse, where luscious combinations of Greek, Lebanese, and Turkish flavors are created daily with authentic ingredients and traditional techniques in small plates called meze. Though the plates are small, each is meant to be shared. We also have the only wine list in Frederick to feature the wines of the Eastern Mediterranean, including Greece, Turkey, Lebanon, and Israel. This region has quietly emerged with tremendous variety, value, and quality to compete with the well-established wine-producing countries.

 

Featured Farms: Caprikorn Farm, Catoctin Mountain Orchard, Danny's Rohrer's Meats of DaKaRoh Farm, Fountain Rock Farm, Miolea Organic Farm, Nick's Organic Farm, South Mountain Creamery, and Thanksgiving Farm.

 

Featured Wineries: Elk Run Vineyards and Linganore Winecellars

Brewer's Alley Restaurant & Brewery

124 N. Market St.
Frederick, Maryland 21701

 

301.631.0089

www.brewers-alley.com

Brewer’s Alley, Frederick’s first brewpub, is steeped in history. The building hosted such diverse events as a 1901 memorial service for President McKinley and the Frederick debut of D.W. Griffith’s film “The Birth of a Nation.” Since 1996, we’ve served delicious pub fare and complementary beer, wine, and spirits to Frederick’s many visitors looking for a piece of Americana. In our state-of-the-art brewery, our dedicated staff develop thirst-quenching brews year round with special seasonal varieties. We hope you enjoy the history and ambiance of our location as well as the brewery and dining experience.

 

Featured Farms: Caprkorn Farm, England Acres, Fountain Rock Farm, Miolesa Organic Farms, Nick's Organic Farm, South Mountain Creamery, Sweet Farm Sawerkraut, and Thanksgiving Farm

 

Featured Wineries: Linganore Winecellars

Bushwaller's

209 N. Market Street

Frederick, Maryland 21701

 

301.695.6988

www.bushwallers.com

For more than 30 years, Bushwaller’s has been one of downtown Frederick’s most popular restaurants. We present fresh, cozy, and savory Irish and American fare and like to think of Bushwaller’s as the community’s living room—we even feature live music five nights a week. We strive to create a causal, inviting, flavorful dining experience with dishes such as fish ‘n chips, shepherd’s pie, bangers ‘n mash, and Guinness beef stew. Wash down your meal with a choice from 18 of the world’s finest draft beers or select from more than 70 whiskeys, bourbons, and scotches.

 

Featured Farms: Sweet Farm Sawerkraut

 

Featured Wineries: Elk Run Vineyards

Isabella's Taverna & Tapas Bar

Firestone's Culinary Tavern

105 North Market Street

Frederick, Maryland 21701

Recognized in the inaugural edition of Best Chefs America—the comprehensive publication that lists who’s who in the nation’s best restaurants—Firestone’s Chef Jack Walker created the culinary tavern concept of traditional comfort food prepared with imagination and cutting-edge skill. Firestone’s Culinary Tavern provides a true tavern experience with seasonally influenced, locally sourced dishes prepared by a talented team. Imagination also expands to the bar, which was voted Best of Frederick.

Our award-winning team of bartenders uses the freshest ingredients in their distinctive mixes with innovative flavor twists. Additionally, we have been consistently recognized with Wine Spectator’s Award of Excellence.

 

Featured Farms: Danny's Rohrer's Meats of DaKaRoh
Farm, and Sweet Farm Sawerkraut

 

Featured Wineries: Elk Run Vineyards and Orchid
Cellar Winery

44 N. Market Street

Frederick, Maryland 21701

 

301.698.8922

www.isabellas-tavern.com

Isabella’s Taverna & Tapas Bar brings a little slice of Spain to historic downtown Frederick. We offer the finest Spanish cuisine complemented by an extensive wine list. Isabella's has become a favorite destination for local residents and worldwide travelers alike in search of a truly Mediterranean dining experience. Visit for breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner to discover unique flavors that change seasonally and sometimes daily.

 

Featured Farms: Catoctin Mountain Orchard, Danny's Rohrer's Meats of DaKaRoh Farm, Fountain Rock Farm, Nick's Organic Farm, South Mountain Creamery, and Thanksgiving Farm.

 

Featured Wineries: Elk Run Vineyards and Linganore Winecellars

La Paz Mexican Restaurant

Magoo's Pub & Eatery

51 South Market Street

Frederick, Maryland 21701

 

301.696.8980

www.lapazmex.com

For decades, La Paz has remained a destination point in Frederick for its unique style of Mexican/American cuisine, which features fresh ingredients and innovative recipes prepared from scratch. Visitors also come for our legendary margaritas and homemade sangria as well as the spacious (and dog-friendly) outdoor patio on the Carroll Creek Promenade. At La Paz, you’ll find an atmosphere that’s casual, relaxed, and creative—be sure to check out the unique art work highlighted throughout the restaurant. We specialize in good food, good friends, and good times. After 35 years of delivering a quality dining experience, our journey continues, and the best is yet to come.

 

Featured Farms: Caprikorn Farms, Danny's Rohrer's Meats of DaKaRoh Farm, Miolea Organic Farm, Nick's Organic Farm, South Mountain Creamery, and Thanksgiving Farm

 

Featured Wineries: Distillery Lane Ciderworks, Elk Run Vineyards, and Linganore Winecellars

 

Monocacy Crossing

1-A W. 2nd Street
Frederick, Maryland 21701

 

301.378.2237

www.magoos-frederick.com

Magoo's is an authentic Irish pub & eatery in historic Frederick serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Our warm atmosphere, fine food, and friendly service will "warm your heart and lift your spirits!" From traditional Irish-American favorites to our appealing "Skinny Leprechaun" menu, you’ll find something to love. But don’t miss out on the classic comfort foods like chicken pot pie, Guinness lamb stew, or fish & chips. Don’t have time for a meal? Stop by for a pint of beer or cider and have some Irish craic!

 

Featured Farms: Catoctin Mountain Orchard, Danny's Rohrer's Meats of DaKaRoh Farm, England Acres, South Mountain Creamery, and Sweet Farm Sawerkraut

 

Featured Wineries: coming soon

Shamrock Restaurant

7701 Fitzgerald Road
Thurmont, Maryland 21788

Featured Farms: Caprikorn Farms, Catoctin Mountain Orchard, Scenic View Orchards, and South Mountain Creamery.

 

Featured Wineries: Catoctin Breeze Vineyard

4424-A Urbanan Pike
Frederick, Maryland 21704

Monocacy Crossing Restaurant is off the beaten path, five miles south of downtown Frederick. As soon as you walk through our door, you know you’re home. In fact, every meal here may feel like Sunday dinner at mom’s house. Our practiced menu, with its inviting seafood, steak, pasta, and poultry dishes, is not to be missed—there truly is something for every connoisseur in your party. Expect knowledgeable servers to suggest the perfect accompanying wine from our extensive wine list. And save room for dessert: our legendary coconut pound cake awaits with its moist and bold flavor.

 

Featured Farms: Caprikorn Farms and Rights of Man Farm

 

Featured Wineries: Elk Run Vineyards and Orchid
Cellar Winery

The Red Horse

996 W. Patrick Street

Frederick, Maryland 20107

 

301.663.3030

www.redhorseusa.com

The Mt. Airy Tavern

1001 Twin Arch Road

Mt. Airy, Maryland 21771

 

301.829.3212

www.themtairytavern.com

The Mount Airy Tavern. a family owned and operated restaurant and bar/lounge is open for lunch and dinner seven days a week. We hand-cut our fresh, never-frozen steaks and fish, slow roast whole turkeys, corned beef, ribs, and top round sirloin, and prepare dressings, sauces, and gravies from delicious recipes—all prepared in-house. Taste the difference in our Cilantro Lime Chicken Salad with fresh-cut corn from the cob, not canned or frozen.  We pride ourselves on delivering friendly, professional service and enjoy a great reputation in Mt Airy and its surrounding areas; each day we strive to earn the loyalty of our regular and new patrons!

 

Featured Farms: coming soon

 

Featured Wineries: Elk Run Vineyards

The Red Horse Steakhouse, a full-service restaurant, has been in continuous operation since 1968. Locally owned and managed, the popular dining venue features a professional wait staff serving the finest grilled steaks and traditional seafood in a casually elegant, comfortable atmosphere. Choice meats are hand-cut and trimmed daily, and menu ingredients are, when possible, grown or sourced locally. Our full bar services include a diverse and reasonably priced wine list. Private facilities are available for banquets, receptions, and business dinners.

 

Featured Farms: Catoctin Mountain Orchard, Danny's Rohrer's Meat of DaKaRoh Farm, Nick's Organic Farm, Scenic View Orchards, and South Mountain Creamery

 

Featured Wineries: coming soon

 

The Wine Kitchen on the Creek

50 Carroll Creek Way,

Frederick, Maryland 21701

The Wine Kitchen on the Creek embraces the spirit of an old world wine bar restaurant. Our Seasonal American Bistro menu brings local and organic ingredients from this region’s farmers to center stage. Our purveyors, from farmers to ranchers to cheese makers and winemakers, are deeply passionate about their products. We prepare dishes with simple flavors to highlight the freshness and quality of these products. The small plate style and wine flights encourage our guests to gather and discuss the day’s events while enjoying sizzling plates of local lamb sausage, crisp garden lettuces with tangy vinaigrettes, and decadent chocolate desserts.

 

Featured Farms: Catoctin Mountain Orchard, Danny's Rohrer's Meats of DaKaRoh Farm, England Acres, Nick's Organic Farm, Scenic View Orchards, and Thanksgiving

Farm

 

Featured Wineries: Elk Run Vineyards and Orchid Cellar Winery

 

Coming soon

 

 

 

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