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The White Oak Tavern

££ - £££American, ,
10030 Baltimore National Pike, Ellicott City, MD 21042-3695
+1 410-680-8974
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good31%
  • Average23%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (25 reviews)
“burger” (49 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Bar, Brew Pub, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
10030 Baltimore National Pike, Ellicott City, MD 21042-3695
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love some of the dishes I've had here, but I hate coming back to find them gone just a few weeks later. I'm not really into a constantly changing menu, especially when brunch only offers a handful of options anyway. Would recommend keeping some...More

Thank Sarah K
Clare F, Owner at The White Oak Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sarah Thank you for dining at White Oak Tavern. Since our concept is Farm-to-table we change our menu four times a year along with the seasons. It allows us to use the freshest ingredients possible. We do however keep the popular dishes on the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always a great time at The White Oak. 30 craft beers, lots of tvs. The white oak burger is award winning and definitely order the pastrami egg roll if it’s on the menu.

Thank madio311
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The outdoor seating is enjoyable but the chiipotle cheese steak had a small amount of beef. I also ordered a glass a prosecco that had very few bubbles in it, it was mostly flat even though it was in a small bottle.

Thank henryandrob
Reviewed 27 May 2018

The last time we were at this location it was called Jilly's, probably 15 years ago. We went for happy hour and had some Cigar City Florida Cracker and Southern Tier Lemon Drop that were both very good. The beer selection is pretty good, but...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Husband and I went for lunch this past Friday, his first time, my 2nd or 3rd. I wasn’t impressed at prior visits, but it had been a while so thought we’d give it a go. He got the Breakfast Sandwich with salad instead of fries....More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

This was our 3rd visit to the White Oak. We had a coupon from Local Flavor which gave us a $15 discount on $30 or more of food. We started with the 6 wings with ginger soy sauce which was delicious & not spicy (I...More

Thank sjg113
Reviewed 12 April 2018

My friend George and I met at the White Oak Tavern today for a couple ales. Our bartender Juan provided us with samples until we found the desired one for each of us. Nice bar!

Thank LordThomMohr
Reviewed 11 April 2018

We live in Ellicott City and have been to White Oak many times but not sure when we'll be back after this visit. I had a good beer and my wife 2 glasses of wine. Service was marginal at best and portions were so small,...More

Thank Datsun280Z
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Love that it is not chain. Fresh ingredients. Beers and drinks are just too expensive to make it a regular spot. Need to improve happy hour drink.specials at a minimum

Thank JimBmore57
Reviewed 29 January 2018

The White Oak Tavern in Ellicott City (beware: Open Table will let you make a reservation...in New York) turned out to be a comfortable setting at 5 p.m. on Sunday, with an impressive list of craft brews and spirits, as well as a a nice...More

Thank kcscb
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Jeanne R
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Response from mark r | Reviewed this property |
they use an outside deck for private parties, call to arrange
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Brew Pub, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10030 Baltimore National Pike, Ellicott City, MD 21042-3695
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ellicott City
  • Phone Number: +1 410-680-8974
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