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The Ale House Columbia

) #16 of 208 Restaurants in Columbia ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, ,
6480 Dobbin Center Way, Columbia, MD 21045-4885
+1 443-546-3640
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good49%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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6480 Dobbin Center Way, Columbia, MD 21045-4885
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of my favorite restaurants in the area, offering innovative and diverse food. They have fantastic specials, too. We've had the mac and cheese ("create your own" style made the real way - with bechamel!), fish and chips (never greasy), burgers, soft pretzel with beer...More

Thank Kat W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Limited menu, fair service, great beer selection and nice bar. Tacos were fair at best if you love beer this is a can't missed

Thank DaveThornbury
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were very happy with this location for a Sat brunch last week--food good and cooked as we'd requested it, and we enjoyed the outdoor seating and were very happy that our black lab was welcomed on the patio with us (they even brought him...More

Thank VacationKermit
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Stopped in for a bite to eat and a few beers over the weekend. We sat in the bar area, which seemed to have only one server for the whole area, so it took a little bit of time to get drinks and all, but...More

Thank Penmon2616
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped to meet friends and was pleasantly surprised. Parking was tough but worth an extra trip around the lot.

Thank Laird01
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Although it's been around for a few years, I haven't been to this location since it was Rocky Run restaurant. I went this week to try their lunch. It wasn't too crowded on a Thursday - about 2/3 full. Only a few folks in the...More

Thank Dean B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Quite possibly one of the best brunches ever. The restaurant is clean, staff is very friendly and knowledgeable about dishes on the menu. The Ale House brews it's own beers and has a "bottomless bloody mary" built your way. We were there for Sunday brunch,...More

Thank petersonl003
Reviewed 11 April 2017

When I think of a name like Ale House, I think bar food. This place is far from it. We were in the mood for fish and chips, so I searched for a local place we could go to before the Friday night crowd showed...More

Thank karen L
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Good place. Good food. Good cocktails and good selection of beer on tap. Nothing out of this world but a place I would go again.

Thank Adrienne P
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

In the past, the beer selection was great. Now, just so so. The food menu has changed and the offerings are nothing to write home about.

Thank suemayo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6480 Dobbin Center Way, Columbia, MD 21045-4885
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 443-546-3640
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