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“Very popular spot”

Bare Bones Grill and Brewery
Ranked #7 of 170 Restaurants in Ellicott City
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$10 - US$30
Cuisines: Barbecue
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Good for: Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Lunch, Reservations
Reviewed 15 April 2014

One side has just seated dining and the other side has seated dining in a sports bar theme with TV's all around. Different local brews on tap and the ribs are easy to like

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Thank Jan M
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BareBones G, Owner at Bare Bones Grill and Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2014

We are happy to read that you enjoy our restaurant set up and beer variety! Thank you for dining with us.

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Reviewed 12 April 2014

Very average place, average food. pricey menu. I wouldn't go back. The service was slow and they messed up one of our orders. no extra plates to share apps. just overall not the best place.

Thank Jennifer C
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BareBones G, Owner at Bare Bones Grill and Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2014

We are very sorry that you did not enjoy your experience with us. Our goal is to provide above-average food and service. We hope that you change your mind and give us another try in the future.

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Reviewed 31 March 2014

This place is often crowded and tables are close together. However, service is good and the food is quite good. For under $9 you get a good sized barbecued pork sandwich with great fries and and side (I had the broccoli). This is a great value for the quality and quantity of food you get.

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BareBones G, Owner at Bare Bones Grill and Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2014

Markjoe- We really appreciate your feedback. Customer satisfaction is our main concern. We’re glad you enjoyed the food. Thank you for your business. We hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 21 March 2014

I met a friend there for lunch today. The service was quick, the server was polite and attentive without being intrusive. Being Lent I opted for the Crab Soup and Fish Sandwich. I'm of the opinion that the crab must have escaped before the soup was made. It was a thick, creamy, consistency with little or no hint of seafood. In fact, it occurred to me that if they had simply changed a spice, or two, it could as easily have been chicken gravy. The fish sandwich was made from a preformed patty that had most recently been caught in the freezer. About the best I can say for this place is the service was quick and the silverware was clean. It is possible that my mistake was eating there on a Friday in Lent, other reviewers seem to like their ribs.

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Reviewed 16 March 2014

We hosted out of town visitors who were eager to try ribs. Bare Bones did not disappoint. The meat fell off the bone, the sauce was superb, and the choice of butter beans was the perfect side dish. The BBQ chicken was just as tasty.

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Thank Springtraveler06
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BareBones G, Owner at Bare Bones Grill and Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2014

We are happy that you and your out-of-towners were satisfied with your experience with us! Thanks for choosing Bare Bones!

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