Ellicott City is a charming and historical section of Baltimore, Maryland. Read ahead for our guide to the 10 best restaurants to visit while in the city.
It might be surprising to find such a great restaurant in a shopping mall, but Ernesto’s Fine Mexican is the go to for great, authentic cuisine in Ellicott City. Although the dining is fine, the atmosphere is relaxed. Here, fresh guacamole is made table-side, presentation is key, and you can enjoy house margaritas or ‘beeritas’ with a punch. Daily lunch specials are served Monday-Friday and include big portions of your favorite dishes with sides of rice and beans.
Address & phone number: 10040 Baltimore National Pike Ellicott City, MD 21042 410-750-1005
This Italian bistro is a hidden gem of Ellicott City. Despite being located in a shopping center, Stella Notte’s interior is inviting and romantic. Their menu features perfectly cooked seafood and delicious pasta sauces, and be sure to check out their daily specials that include half off pasta dishes on Mondays and 20 percent off take out orders on Tuesdays. Checkout their glass terrace fitted with beautiful flowers and plants on a romantic evening.
Address & phone number: 8809 Baltimore National Pike Ellicott City, MD 21043 410-461-1122