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8293 Main St, Ellicott City, MD 21043-4648
+1 410-465-4004
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“bread” (24 reviews)
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8293 Main St, Ellicott City, MD 21043-4648
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Reviews (261)
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

We typically don't do the big party out for New Year's, but we prefer a nice dinner out to celebrate. We have found this place over the past 4yrs and it has become our New Years and special occasion place for great food.

Thank Pier558
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Tersiguel's is up and running again after the big flood of summer 2016. The food is now a bit more adventurous than before but the fabulous bread made in house is gone. The new menu for brunch contains some great dishes and the waitstaff are...More

Thank Philip S
Reviewed 6 February 2017

The Good: The atmosphere and the service staff were very good. The crab hordeves was very good. Not so great: I was surprised that on a Friday night, there were no specials. The menu is limited. My wife chose the lobster spaghetti entree. It was...More

Thank Paul_Towson_MD
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Wanting to support Main St. and wanting to take advantage of Howard County Restaurant Week, we had high, high hope for our dinner. On the main we enjoyed ourselves BUT it was off-putting that we had to ask for the RW menu and that it...More

Thank Betty A
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Tersiguel's has been one of my favorite restaurants in historic Ellicott City for a number of years, and a recent visit reminded me how much I'd missed the delicious French food and the charming, cozy dining room. Service was very good and quite prompt--just as...More

Thank Christopher M
Reviewed 7 December 2016

This great place for a romantic evening. Be open minded and willing to try new things. i had the soft crab shell for an appetizer. it was delicious. the lamb chop platter was delicious too.

Thank Nathalie A
Reviewed 3 December 2016

So happy that this restaurant is back after the devasting floods in Ellicott City. We were happy with the food and service at this French restaurant. We enjoyed our shrimp appetizer, as well as the scallops and lamb dinner, although the lamb was a little...More

Thank hawaiigirl68
Reviewed 28 November 2016

I hesitate to write anything remotely critical of any Ellicott City establishment after the flooding, but unfortunately my recent dining experience at Tersiguel's warrants it. A friend and I decided to treat ourselves to brunch after some holiday shopping, so we chose Tersiguel's. As soon...More

Thank komo5
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Setting and atmosphere is delighfull in an old house atop of Main Street in old Ellicott City Because of its association with french chef ownership this restaurant has offered french style cuisine for years. Unfortunately the ratio of price/food soars too high. Menu rices are...More

Thank Irfsc
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The devastating flood July 30 in Ellicott City closed Tersiguel's, which re-opened on October 26. Michel Tersiguel has used the situation to remake the restaurant and its menu, and the changes are for the better. We were there the first night of the general opening....More

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Tom F
is there a dress code?
31 July 2016|
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Response from lazarhu | Reviewed this property |
casually elegant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 50 - US$ 50
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:30 - 02:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 02:30
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8293 Main St, Ellicott City, MD 21043-4648
    (Old Columbia Pike)
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ellicott City
  • Phone Number: +1 410-465-4004
  • E-mail