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Waterside Restaurant

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USD 15-USD 45
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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Grilled Waterside Wings
Grilled jumbo wings served buffalo, teriyaki, honey habanero or old bay
Maryland Crab Cake
Pan seared jumbo lump crab cake with lemon caper aioli
Ahi Tuna
Seared yellow‏ fin tuna light cajun spices, sliced thin and served with on asian cucumber salad
Chorizo and Black Bean Dip
Spicy chorizo‏ sausage, black beans and three cheeses, served with fresh baked crostini
Join us for a memorable meal at Waterside Restaurant, a Columbia, Maryland favorite. Enjoy breakfast or lunch surrounded by amazing views of Lake Kittamaqundi (dinner is served upstairs in the Keys Lounge). Our menu includes traditional favorites and regional selections that will delight every taste. Find a feast for your eyes as well as your palate at our premier Columbia restaurant. If you're just in for cocktails, our adjoining lobby lounge is a favorite spot for meeting and mingling.
USD 15-USD 45
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

The restaurant was closed so we had to sit in the bar, but watch our food travel from the restaurant downstairs, through the lobby and to us. Wow

Thank Tiffany S
Reviewed 15 April 2018

We love the Waterside, mainly because it has sentimental significance for us. However, the food is good; some items are great. If you go at a non-peak time, it will be quiet and serene in the restaurant, which will allow you to fully enjoy the...More

Thank Sheryl P
Reviewed 23 January 2018

The staff was great, the food was great. Yum. Steak cooked just right. Clean. Nice environment. I highly recommend.

Thank slprof
Reviewed 12 January 2018

We ate dinner there on Christmas night, so it was in the bar area with fewer servers (not many diners). Food was tasty, my tilapia was delicious! Restaurant has large windows w/ views of the lake, & outdoor seating in nicer weather. Breakfast buffet was...More

Thank Twinbrook60
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Nice service, very good customer services, excellent food and a nice view to the lake make you feel more comfortable.

Thank Elvis B
Reviewed 24 October 2017

I often come for business and I like staying in Columbia since it is close to JH and also to other academic institutes.The server at Waterside has been here for many year and I truly love their Menu. They would gladly change/add or delete stuff...More

Thank moreysetareh
Reviewed 24 June 2017

The food is good and well prepared, but often there are only one or two people working so expect a long wait. The food was really pricey! I got told at 6:25 AM, "We don't open until 6:30." Irritating. I got tired of $25 (with...More

Thank joe85148
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Went to Easter Brunch at Waterside Restaurant. The food was mediocre at best, but the worst was that the Hotel and Restaurant Management did not seem to care that our experience was horrible. When we made our reservation 2 months ago the woman said they...More

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Service was good, location is nice, scenic. But the food was not hot and only average in taste. Overall the visit was a disappointment. Will not return.

1  Thank Kristene R
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Food and service were great. I had to go for seconds and never normally eat out. The breakfast chef makes great omelets.

1  Thank Peter G
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