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Aida Bistro & Wine Bar

) #25 of 208 Restaurants in Columbia $$ - $$$ Italian, Mediterranean,
6741 Columbia Gateway Dr, Columbia, MD 21046
+1 410-953-0500
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“pasta” (28 reviews)
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Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6741 Columbia Gateway Dr, Columbia, MD 21046
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Our first visit here. We went friends whom love it. Service was great, wine selection good, not great same with food. Prices were very good. We will be back

Thank DaveThornbury
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dining at Aida Bistro as friendly as one could want. The food is excellent, the service is fine, and the Barbera Family makes you feel right at home. Their wine on tap offers an excellent selection of wines that you can order by the glass...More

Thank mfbroom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have come to Aida's Bistro for as long as I remember -- back when it was in the other location it seemed so much more personalized -- from the menu to the service culture. When I go in to Aida's for a sit down...More

Thank Ken W
AIDABistro, Owner at Aida Bistro & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your feedback, Ken. We actually do quite a lot of carryout, so I will share your experience with our staff. Sometimes when people are busy they "hurry" things up, but greeting a guest and saying thanks is VERY important. As you say, sometimes...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017

We visited Aida on Saturday night this past week for a family dinner. We were down visiting our Son and Daughter-in-law, and our grandson (almost 4) for the weekend, and needed to find a place available reasonably early (7PM), and Aida fit the bill. We...More

Thank Danieljkeller
Reviewed 1 April 2017

I was a little concerned when I looked at the lunch menu online and didn't see any spaghetti or ravioli or the linguine like there is on the dinner menu. When we got to the restaurant the lunch menu had a few more items so...More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We celebrated 'National Drink Wine Day' on Feb 18 with the Chef's Table Dinner at Aida Bistro. We enjoyed the chef's table a year ago, and were so impressed we wanted to try it again. Again, the experience was amazing. If you're a foodie, this...More

Thank sedona1NH
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We love Aida Bistro. The quality of the food is excellent (Favs:Grilled Caesar, Ravioli, Shrimp Fra Diavlo, Meatballs) and we love getting a small carafe of one of their wines on tap. Two employees that I want to recognize, who are exceptional, are Boris (amazing...More

Thank NancyLay
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I was in the neighborhood at a client and was pleasantly surprised to find such a great place hidden away. The rice balls were amazing and our salads were great. We didn't get desert but we saw it at the next table and they were...More

1  Thank Victoria P
Reviewed 5 January 2017

The place is not nothing special, service was fine but menu doesn't have a lot of choices and it is overpriced. I payed for a soda, a pasta dish and a dessert about 45$ (tip and taxes included). The arancini are not the real Sicilian...More

Thank NicSprizt
Reviewed 31 December 2016

My husband and I went there to celebrate our 32nd anniversary. I had wanted to try this place for some time now so this was perfect. We went fairly early on a Tuesday night and the restaraunt was empty. One thing I liked automatically was...More

Thank punkiepam
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 36
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6741 Columbia Gateway Dr, Columbia, MD 21046
    (Route 175)
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 410-953-0500
  • E-mail
AIDA Bistro & Wine Bar specializes in classic Italian favorites as well as an eclectic mix of non-traditional entrees & small plates from a variety of culinary & cultural backgrounds. Our FARM 2 TABLE initiative continues to feature locally produced items in our menus from local farms and producers.

We are open for both lunch, dinner & have a vibrant Happy Hour with most wine, beer, mixed drinks & appetizers available at up to 40% off regular prices.

We have installed a new Wine on Tap System with 30 Wines on Tap. Our Wine on Tap System is the largest in Maryland and second largest in the U.S!
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