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Second Chance Saloon

$$ - $$$, American,
5888 Robert Oliver Pl, Columbia, MD 21045-3730
+1 443-545-5844
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
3 Aug 2017
“Stepped up their game since I was there last”
12 Mar 2018
“Dated restaurant needs an upgrade”
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Bar, American, Pub
$$ - $$$
5888 Robert Oliver Pl, Columbia, MD 21045-3730
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

This is local spot in Columbia and has an impressive beer list. Overall the food has been good, but it really needs to be redecorated with attention to fixing light fixtures, bathroom, better chairs, etc. I guess a lot of the charm is how old...More

Thank jb8865
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Live in OM, and frequented when they first opened... then it seemed to go downhill a bit. Went for dinner last night, and was impressed. I had a chicken, rice, asparagus that was very good, and wife had fish tacos, which she liked - and...More

Thank Scud1952
Reviewed 21 November 2016

The Second Chance Saloon would have been at least a 3 except for underwhelming beef and the vegetable tacos, due to the shells instead of being crisp were more rubbery and the seasonings were missing something.We make much better ones at home just using Ortega.On...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Awesome drinks! They always have specials and they have the best prices in the area. Buffalo Dip is a must try! The staff is really fun.

Thank shelbzster
Reviewed 15 April 2016

Second Chance is a great bar that knows it's a bar. They have a good draft beer selection, but they take pride in the number of beers they offer by the bottle. They have a couple pool tables (that don't give change) and some cornhole...More

Thank renfield1969
Reviewed 10 January 2016

This place is a riot! We went on a Tuesday night a week before Xmas – they had karaoke. Some could sing, some couldn’t, but by the end of the evening, no one cared. The bartender was good, the steamed shrimp were huge and juicy,...More

1  Thank CWFL
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

We keep going back to this bar. It is a local bar with good food at good price. Not an elegant atmosphere, just basic bar atmosphere. Not a touristy place, lots of locals.

1  Thank Rosemary L
Reviewed 6 December 2015

It had been a while since we visited Second Chance during Happy Hour, so we stopped by on a Friday afternoon for drinks, food and some familiar faces. Much to our surprise, most of the familiar faces were gone and the new staff were seriously...More

2  Thank woody2762
Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

Was looking for a place to watch the Orioles on a Saturday. They are one of the few bars that have a Saturday happy hour. $2 miller lite I also had the beer battered onion rings that were outstanding. This is a throwback to the...More

Thank ptk21044
Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

We were in town with a soccer team for a tournament. We needed a place that could handle our group of 30. They were great. They placed us in a side room of our own. The staff kept the drinks and food coming. They were...More

Thank 15108JoJo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, American, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5888 Robert Oliver Pl, Columbia, MD 21045-3730
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 443-545-5844
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