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Family Meal

880 N East St, Frederick, MD 21701-5039
+1 301-378-2895
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good34%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (166 reviews)
“deviled eggs” (44 reviews)
“fritters” (39 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
880 N East St, Frederick, MD 21701-5039
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1 - 10 of 565 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

I went for my third visit the other day. Two lunches and one breakfast. I really enjoyed the breakfast over a year ago, however, I was slightly disappointed with a few things during our lunch visits. First the really good part......mmmm, the fried chicken and...More

Thank Twismom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were at this restaurant for lunch and were told when we came in that the specialty was fried chicken. Most of the people eating there on a Thursday afternoon were having the chicken. I decided to try the butternut soup and a salad. Since...More

Thank wladamson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place did not look like I would like it— but looks can be deceiving and I was wrong! The fried chicken is the best I have had anywhere. Not greasy but intensely flavorful. All food freshly prepared and brought to the table quickly. Highly...More

Thank Laura K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every dish we had here was beyond delicious! Innovative, well plated, very tasty food. Will go back in a flash!

Thank CBurkeToronto
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Met a friend for dinner and wanted a spot since it was super cold with parking near by. This had great parking and the restaurant was a delight. Super bright, clean and the food was excellent. I had the shrimp and grits which was so...More

Thank Gail C
Reviewed 10 December 2017

My husband and I came here for breakfast last Saturday, I had the French toast and bacon, the toast was moist and delicious, it came with pumpkin butter and cream cheese mousse. There was also a little cup of syrup but it wasn’t needed. A...More

Thank pnelson73
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Quoted a 30 minute wait for a party of six, but waited an hour. When we sat down there were open tables everywhere and they never filled them. The food was however excellent and service good. Maybe they were just having an off day with...More

Thank KAB94735
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Loved it, typically American from what I can tell. Served quick, yummy food - not a lot more to add!

Thank Neal H
Reviewed 14 November 2017

I came to this restaurant out of curiosity, since I can never seem to afford Volt. It has a nice old-time atmosphere, with old wood abounding. Unfortunately, they don't clean the old wood very well. My booth table had dirt encrusted grease stains near the...More

2  Thank mvksmallDC
Reviewed 14 November 2017

I was taken to this restaurant by my friend who said that this was also run by the same folks who ran the upscale Volt. However, the prices were not upscale but the food was definitely so. Omelette with goat cheese and hoe cakes was...More

Thank Abirami C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 880 N East St, Frederick, MD 21701-5039
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Frederick
  • Phone Number: +1 301-378-2895
  • E-mail
Description
Chef Bryan Voltaggio's modern American diner offers affordable all-day meals in a former Frederick car dealership transformed by clever design and raw, natural materials into an open, airy space, with a long counter fronting an open kitchen; its menu elevates the comfort-food canon, while adult beverages include boozy milkshakes as well as wine, beer and cocktails. Signature dishes include Fried Chicken with Buttermilk Biscuits, Meatloaf with Mushroom Gravy and Duck Fat Fried Potatoes.
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