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The Turn House

11130 Willow Bottom Dr, At Hobbits Glen, Columbia, MD 21044-5728
+1 410-740-2096
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good28%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“scallops” (15 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11130 Willow Bottom Dr, At Hobbits Glen, Columbia, MD 21044-5728
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had very high hopes for the Turn House. Read about the Chef and his Resume. Took us a while to get there but when a friend came to town that is a huge foodie and we travel a ton together, eat at great places...More

Thank Adrew13
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We have drinks and food on the outdoor patio with friends. The service was excellent. Although a Country Club setting, the restaurant is open to the public. We had a appetizer of meats and cheese plate, then had burgers and scallops. All were very good!...More

Thank Garvp175
Reviewed 3 August 2018

After multiple times of eating here, my wife and I wanted to give them one more chance, but once again the service was poor at best and the overpriced food just so-so. Our friends dinner came out when all of us were almost finished with...More

Thank Mrcs4u
Reviewed 29 July 2018

I met a friend for lunch here during Howard County's Restaurant Week. We were able to order a 2-course meal for lunch for a reasonable price and the food was excellent. The server informed us that their food is mostly locally sourced and as a...More

Thank ThemacMd
Reviewed 16 June 2018

I do not recommend this restaurant. They lost our reservations for a Saturday night. They appear to be totally disorganized.

Thank jfrans0n
Reviewed 12 June 2018

I came here on a recommendation from a colleague with two of my friends for a girl’s night out and we were not disappointed. It was a beautiful evening and we sat out on the patio overlooking the golf course. We were covered enough that...More

Thank TracyBean06
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Not even the high quality, taste and presentation of the food could overcome the horrific experience. The Turn House is a college rathskeller environment that is trying to be a fine dining establishment. Such a shame. The halibut was excellent. The Bolognese was tasty, albeit...More

Thank Lviehmyer
meeshz, Manager at The Turn House, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2018

Hello, Thanks for your feedback. Can you please provide me with your email address or phone number so we can speak with you about your experience? Contact@theturnhouse.com. Thanks Michelle @ The Turn House

Reviewed 28 May 2018

The Turn House has a wonderful staff that knowledgeable about the menu and wine. Sitting outside on a warm night in May was most pleasant. The menu had many options for all. Our server explained that the chef was committed to fresh & seasonal ingredients...More

Thank scamardese2015
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Yes the view of the golf course is nice and that's about all. Poor svc and poor food. French press coffee weak. Like my title says disappointed. Will not recommend or return.

Thank Nancy G
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Have been there a few times. Always had a good time and good food. From the baked Mac & Cheese to the Steak Frites, to the burger. Typically add a crab cake to what ever i order. Everything has always been good. Enjoyed the scenery...More

Thank 87325is
meeshz, Manager at The Turn House, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Thanks so much for your review! We look forward to having you back soon! Thanks, Michelle @ The Turn House

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Marley C
14 May 2016|
Response from Cathy M | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have gluten free options and are always happy to accommodate special needs or diet restrictions.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11130 Willow Bottom Dr, At Hobbits Glen, Columbia, MD 21044-5728
    (Harpers Farm Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 410-740-2096
  • E-mail
The Turn House uses fresh and local ingredients to create delicious and innovative dishes. Whether you are stopping by for a frosty cocktail with friends, family dinner on the patio, or a cozy date night by one of our fireplaces, it is guaranteed that you will enjoy not only the quality food but the casual and friendly atmosphere! July 1st 2016 Thomas Zippelli assumed the role of Owner and Executive Chef. Thomas graduated with bachelor in Culinary Arts from Johnson and Wales University. For three years Thomas worked under Chef Daniel Humm at Eleven Madison Park in New York City and for 2.5 years under Chef Thomas Keller at the French Laundry. Please come and visit us again and ask for me. Visit our website for holiday hours.
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