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4918 Del Ray Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-2512
+1 301-986-4920
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“chorizo” (13 reviews)
“flan” (12 reviews)
“paella” (25 reviews)
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4918 Del Ray Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-2512
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I just tried Guardado’s for the first time this evening. Our drinks (Sangria and a Margarita with Grand Marnier and Cointreau) were well-made, if a little smaller for the price than similar drinks at nearby comparable Tex-Mex restaurants like Guapo’s. Two of...More

Thank Jonathan R
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Three friends and I went for Friday happy hour - margaritas and mojitos, $4; wine, $5; some tapas $5 and others at regular menu prices. We each had two drinks and we shared several tapas - croquetas, tortillas con chorizo, pintchitos, peppers stuffed with seafood,...More

Thank Naomi S
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We have been visiting our daughter who lives in Bethesda and she and her boyfriend took us to Guardados on the recommendation of some friends of theirs. The staff and owners were so friendly and welcoming and the food was fantastic. We each chose two...More

Thank Pamela W
Reviewed 29 September 2017

I went on a Thursday during Happy Hour (3-7 PM). What a deal!! Several tapas and Spanish wines are $5. So I had a glass of Tempranillo and 3 tapas. $20 for everything and plenty to eat. I had the fried calamaris, shrimp with chorizo,...More

Thank wrice3
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Surprisingly good... My wife and I ordered tortilla española , soap de pollo, viper as portabello, Loma con piña, truca español.. All served in small,plates good for two people that wanted to try out a variety of meals along the way.. Excellent dishes, except the...More

Thank Rolly H
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Restaurant week @ Bethesda. Guardado's offered $25 for 4 tapas + 1 dessert. The tapas were awesome, as always. And a lot, too! We didn't finish all of the tapas. The dessert were great, too. Had the flan and the tres leches. Both were light...More

1  Thank kilaonig
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Took my sister and her husband with us on our first time visit, and it was a very enjoyable evening. The staff was welcoming and made us feel very much at home. We will be going back for the mushrooms in wine sauce, the grilled...More

Thank 86kkd
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Pretty authentic Spanish tapas. Recommend the croquettes, beef filet with mushroom sauce, and the papas fritas.

1  Thank Boneplate
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We've been going to Guardado's for delicious tapas for many years. The owners of this small restaurant are incredibly friendly and always remember us. Recently, our 2 young adult, foodie children joined us for tapas and paella. We started with several of our favorite tapas,...More

1  Thank Margaret H
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

This is our go to restaurant for dinner and lunch. We've come for various occasions, birthday, anniversaries and New Year's Eve dinner celebration. They have a great selection of small plates and the drinks are just as good. The happy hour menu is a nice...More

1  Thank Julie H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4918 Del Ray Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-2512
    (Old Georgetown RD)
  • Public Transportation: ride-on 34
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Bethesda
  • Phone Number: +1 301-986-4920
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