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Elkridge Furnace Inn

5745 Furnace Ave, intersection of Furnace Avenue and Race Road, Elkridge, MD 21075-5112
+1 410-379-9336
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (18 reviews)
“crab cakes” (20 reviews)
“mixed grill” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
5745 Furnace Ave, intersection of Furnace Avenue and Race Road, Elkridge, MD 21075-5112
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A TripAdvisor Member
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very lovely old inn with classical fine dining, never rushed, experience you don't mind paying for. Food and service was excellent. Price is actually reasonable compared to other fine dining establishments. I've paid more for bad meals

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The cocktails are great i had a lemoncello manhattan never had one in my life time fantastic. The breads made in the restraurant very good.WE both had the pasta with bolognese sauce very good also there vietnamese roll outstading. If your in the area you...More

Thank john c
michaelefigm, General Manager at Elkridge Furnace Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

John...thank you for the 5 star rating and your kind words. So glad that you enjoyed the drinks and food..we try to offer new and a little different products to our guests and are always pleased when we get positive feedback. Thanks again...hope to see...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In the area for business, I chose this restaurant from the list at the hotel front desk - because the name sounded quaint and a quick perusal of the website supported my first impression. My shuttle driver doubted that I was really taking him to...More

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michaelefigm, General Manager at Elkridge Furnace Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So glad you enjoyed your time with us. We certainly appreciate your kind words and 5 star rating. We hope to see you again whenever your travels bring you back to this area.

Reviewed 10 August 2017

We ate dinner here twice and thought it was good enough to book it for our wedding reception, however it did not end well. I'm not sure what happened, but the food at our tastings was bad enough that we abandoned our deposit and had...More

Thank yellownumfive
michaelefigm, General Manager at Elkridge Furnace Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Thank you for your input. I am distressed that you had such a bad experience. I do not have any notes on file that parallels your experience. If you could be so kind to send me an email detailing the person(s) to whom you spoke...More

Reviewed 4 August 2017

The Elkridge Furnace Inn is a unique dining experience. Off the beaten track in suburban Baltimore this inn has been feeding people in a unique way since the 1700s. We greeted at the door by the owner. He remembered us specifically (We have been there...More

Thank Peter A
michaelefigm, General Manager at Elkridge Furnace Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Thank you, Peter, for the 5 star rating and your very kind review. We work hard to provide all of our guests with a quality dining experience and we are so glad that you enjoyed your time with us. We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 1 August 2017

How lucky we were that our wedding anniversary coincided with Howard County Restaurant Week. Here is why the Inn delivers a fine dining experience: Welcome: We were warmly welcomed by the restaurant manager. He asked if we were celebrating a special occasion and when he...More

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michaelefigm, General Manager at Elkridge Furnace Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

We are so glad that you enjoyed your time with us. We work hard to provide each of our guests with a memorable experience. Restaurant Week is a great opportunity for diners to try us and see what we are all about (it runs through...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Back in the day when the country was new this was the location of iron furnace for the production of nails to be sold back to England during that time ELKRIDGE was part of Anne Arundle county & ELKRIDGE was a port for sailing ships...More

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michaelefigm, General Manager at Elkridge Furnace Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Thank you for the interesting facts about Elkridge, James. We are always happy to share this type of information with our guests as we feel it adds to the experience of dining at the Elkridge Furnace Inn.

Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Sunday Bruch. Today my husband and I went to breakfast here. I found it on groupon so decide to try it. The restaurant is in a historical home. A really nice thought. Classy environment. The food was absolutely delicious and amazing from beginning to end....More

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michaelefigm, General Manager at Elkridge Furnace Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

We are so glad that you enjoyed your brunch. We hope to see you again in the near future.

Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

If you enjoy a wonderful atmosphere in a historic setting that just happens to include amazing high-quality service and excellent food to match, this is a great destination near the BWI airport. The food was made exactly as requested, presented hot, timely, but not rushed...More

Thank Ed S
michaelefigm, General Manager at Elkridge Furnace Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2017

Thank you, Ed, for your 6+star rating (wow!) and kind words. We hope to see you again when the occasion allows.

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Freeland, Maryland
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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Attended a wedding ceremony and reception. The staff was courteous and friendly. The beverage and food choices were excellent. Definitely return for dinner.

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michaelefigm, General Manager at Elkridge Furnace Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Thank you for your kind words and 4 star review. We continuously work to improve our food and service and are glad that you enjoyed your time with us. Look forward to serving you for dinner.

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bmartello
10 June 2017|
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Response from Josephine B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, not sure about that! Don't remember seeing any but I could be wrong coz I went for lunch.
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MyrtleBee
7 April 2017|
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Response from michaelefigm | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. We only have a service bar and we cannot serve guests there. But, we would love to seat you at a table and a server will take your order.
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MyrtleBee
7 April 2017|
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Response from Josephine B | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember seeing bar area but they serve drinks at your table.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:00
Saturday
16:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5745 Furnace Ave, intersection of Furnace Avenue and Race Road, Elkridge, MD 21075-5112
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Elkridge
  • Phone Number: +1 410-379-9336
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Description
Historic mansion ca.1744 hosting an a la carte restaurant with seasonally changing menus, private functions including intimate parties to large receptions, monthly special events from Afternoon Teas to Wine Tastings, and off-site catering to the entire state of Maryland.
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