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Volt

228 N Market St, Frederick, MD 21701-5335
+1 301-696-8658
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good19%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (55 reviews)
“tasting menu” (77 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
228 N Market St, Frederick, MD 21701-5335
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1 - 10 of 636 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Amazing! The food was fantastic and the service impeccable. A wonderful spot for a romantic birthday brunch. The prices were reasonable and the food was perfect. Loved the surprise birthday dessert!

Thank Elizabeth H
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to spend a lot of money for fanciful looking plates with small amounts of food, you're at the right place. Five of us went there for a special birthday event. The restaurant is high end in appearance and the hostesses/hosts and wait...More

Thank The_Traveler_From_Pa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lacking a personal touch in the area of service, we found the presentations very appealing, but lacking flavor in some cases....or lacking a unique flavor in other cases. For the price and the reputation, disappointing, in particular, we did not even finish what ever it...More

Thank Zha-MD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have enjoyed visiting Volt a few times for different occasions. Every time we go there the food, service and ambiance is exceptional. This last time we celebrated Father's Day by having brunch at Volt. The choices were amazing and reasonably priced. The six of...More

Thank Wordsrfun
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Without question, VOLT is a high-end upscale restaurant. "Pricy" doesn't begin to describe the menu or dining experience here. (Key example: "French fries / ketchup" which is one of their bar-offered appetizers, alone is fourteen dollars.) Reservations are a must if you want to be...More

Thank Hugh K
Hilda S, General Manager at Volt, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I just wanted to reach out to you to apologize for the less than welcoming atmosphere you experienced this past evening. We strive to go above and beyond with every detail of your dining experience and it is certainly out of character for something of...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We recently returned to Volt after about a 5 year gap and we were only MORE impressed with this fantastic restaurant. Every bite of food was meticulously prepared, delicious, and lovely to look at. Service was attentive, professional, and solid (although I do think they...More

Thank Eric W
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Our anniversary event was met with excellent food and service, Stan our server and staff were prompt , friendly and took their time to explain every dish, did not feel rushed. We ordered the chef tasting menu and were happy with choices from the finger...More

Thank Piragua
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

2nd trip 2 Volt, 4 yrs after our 1st table 21 xp. Table 21 was the start of my excursion into foodie-ism and ive been chasing that dragon since. After numerous michelin star restaurants and various hyped-up spots around the globe, we returned 2 volt...More

1  Thank Dylan L
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Overall, very pleasant experience but not consistent 'high' we'd anticipated. We ordered 11-course tasting menu with wine pairings. Service began fairly briskly which concerned us. As plates grew in size and depth, pace slowed to comfortable speed. Some lovely highs -- lovely flavors that were...More

Thank susan j
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

I want to start with saying that I really wish TripAdvisor had a 1/2 star option as I could have given Volt a 3.5. We haven't been to Volt in a while and we had 2 other couples coming to Frederick who wanted to try...More

2  Thank Hillary P
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Alec B
29 July 2017|
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Response from tdear666 | Reviewed this property |
You get 21 courses at this table, which wraps around the kitchen. You need to book in advance since it is popular. I believe it holds up to eight around the kitchen windows and a few more 4 person tables in the kitchen area... More
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dschie8857
11 September 2016|
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Response from DM N | Reviewed this property |
You can find the menu on the website but I believe they do change from time to time, depending on what is in season or available as fresh. It's worth the visit!
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sladams2016
20 April 2016|
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Response from Chuck W | Reviewed this property |
I plan with Cocktails about $100.00 each. The Pina colada is awesome
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
15:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
15:00 - 21:30
Thursday
15:00 - 21:30
Friday
15:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 228 N Market St, Frederick, MD 21701-5335
    (Between 2nd and 3rd Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Frederick
  • Phone Number: +1 301-696-8658
  • E-mail
Description
VOLT offers guests a menu of modern American cuisine. The focus of our cuisine is based on classic flavor combinations, creating sophisticated dishes that emphasize purity and seasonal flavors that are based on fundamental and innovative cooking techniques. VOLT's relationship with local artisan farmers ensures availability of products to fulfill the philosophy behind the menu, in a refined, historic venue where classic meets modern. By design, the restaurant follows along the original footprint of the mansions first floor parlors. Both the 38 seat main dining room and the bar/lounge open off the foyer. The original mosaic tile in the foyer was the inspiration behind the warm monochromatic color palette that adorns the finishes in VOLT. Private dining can be hosted in the conservatory offering views of the expansive courtyard. The 700 square foot kitchen afforded space to include up to 20 guests.
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