Tempt Your Tastebuds in Frederick County!

Posted in: Dining & Culinary, Festivals and Events, Agritourism, Tours


Frederick County is a culinary hot spot. With the area’s rich agricultural background, it’s no surprise that the farm to table movement has taken off here. Visitors and residents enjoy dining on fresh, local foods prepared by critically-acclaimed chefs. You’ll find wonderful ethnic food and satisfying American flavors, unique and fine dining options, and Zagat-rated restaurants. Downtown Frederick alone features more than 30 dining establishments.

Frederick Restaurant Week is March 6-12, 2016. The annual 7-day promotion features delicious meals at mouth-watering prices for participating restaurants in downtown Frederick and the surrounding area. It’s the perfect time to visit a favorite restaurant or try something new. During Frederick Restaurant Week, multi-course meals are offered at mouth-watering prices. The Frederick Restaurant Week website has a complete list of participating restaurants and links to menus.

If you’re new to Frederick or looking to fully experience the food scene in Downtown Frederick, sign up for a Taste Frederick Food Tour. The 3-hour guided walking tour is a culinary adventure through historic downtown Frederick. You’ll enjoy food and drink tastings at unique local restaurants and specialty food shops while also getting a taste of the city’s history, culture and architecture. Tours are regularly scheduled for Saturdays and Sundays, March through November, and on weekdays by appointment only for groups of six or more. It’s a great way to spend an afternoon getting to know all the great eats in Frederick and the story behind them!