Matchbox - Rockville

4.5
2988 Reviews
$30 and under
American
Bubbling, thin crust pizzas, mini burgers, crisp salads, and craft cocktails...four great reasons to visit matchbox today. We’re the neighborhood gathering place for fun, upscale casual dining, with local, award-winning beers, broad spectrum wines, and handcrafted signature cocktails you won’t find anywhere else.

New at matchbox: brunchbox, our new unlimited brunch with small plates and drinks. Think: an endless selection of dishes like our avocado toast, breakfast nachos, chicken + grits and, of course, any of our small pizzas

A titan of a space, Rockville was modeled after a hunting lodge yet still manages to feel cozy.

A comfortable fireplace fills the space, as well as two wood-fired ovens that churn out thin-crust pizzas in minutes. With two outdoor patios and the private 30-seat Congressional Room, there’s plenty of space for intimate dinners, large parties and get-togethers.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
Physical Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
What 2988 people are saying
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4.5based on recent ratings
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91% of people would recommend it to a friend
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OpenTable Diner
Washington DC
3 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I was seated right away, the service was outstanding, but it always is and the food was excellent. BTW, the food is always great too. Oh, always keep the Inkberry wine in stock ... it’s excellent!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

it was amazing, the staff were very polite and the food was delicious. 💕

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vipArthurW
Baltimore
5 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall4food5service5ambience4

Be sure to keep your receipt if you use open table because they might not record that you kept your reservation.

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RachelM
Washington DC
2 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We always enjoy when we come here. Shout out to our wonderful server, Jada! She did a great job.

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vipNaturalgal4u
Washington DC
9 reviews
Dined on April 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was my first time dining at Matchbox and the food, service and ambiance was on point!

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VickiK
1 review
Dined on April 10, 2021
Overall1food1service1ambience1

I called in advance to make a reservation for outdoor seating. We were told it would be no problem that I went online and used the OpenTable reservation system and specifically asked for outdoor seating. We got to the restaurant and we're very rudely told that outdoor seating was closed and that would not an option.

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AndreaSb
Orlando
6 reviews
Dined on April 7, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience4

It was very good had been there in a long time enjoyed sitting outside enjoying the beautiful day and a delicious food and good company

DH
vipDonH
Washington DC
47 reviews
Dined on April 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Lots of outdoor seating. Service was great as was the food.

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Dinger
Washington DC
11 reviews
Dined on March 31, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience4

Birthday. It was fun.

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OpenTable Diner
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on March 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Had a GREAT time! (As always) My boyfriend and I enjoyed our food... especially the spinach artichoke dip! Our server was Fabulous and her eye brows were on point!!

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picky
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on March 30, 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience3

Not a bad place for lunch. would like to see more healthy choices.

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Ginger
1 review
Dined on March 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Good pizza, no background music--a perfect combination.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on March 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Can’t go wrong with matchbox. Pizza is always perfect ! My Kids love this place !

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vipOpenTable Diner
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on March 21, 2021
Overall1food1service1ambience1

We did not stay. They refused to serve alcohol to family members in town for a funeral. They are 21 and 25 years old but because their out of state drivers license had a vertical photo they refused to accept the ID. First the manager said it was a law that they could not accept it and when challenged they then changed their reason and said it was corporate policy. Our group left and went to another local restaurant that had no problem accepting g the valid ID.

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vipFabulousFoodie
Washington DC
28 reviews
Dined on March 18, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was excellent and fresh!

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FamilyMan
Washington DC
25 reviews
Dined on March 14, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Nelson was our server. He was excellent. We were celebrating our 35th anniversary. He made us feel so special. Food was excellent as usual. Spacing was great no worries on that end

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TimA
Washington DC
4 reviews
Dined on March 14, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Jada was excellent in demeanor and timing. She never intruded on our conversations and took care of all our needs.

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BethM
1 review
Dined on March 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food (crab cake meal) and even better service. Great ambiance. Will definitely revisit this location.

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vipLuv2travel
Washington DC
13 reviews
Dined on March 13, 2021
Overall4food3service5ambience4

Waitress was very good. She was attentive and made sure we were aware of what was happening with our order. She performed her job with excellence.

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vipTigger
Washington DC
50 reviews
Dined on March 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Best cocktails ever! Excellent food. Good service.

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vipBarbara
New York Area
21 reviews
Dined on March 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Family reunion after Covid separation.

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vipSusanO
Washington DC
8 reviews
Dined on March 11, 2021
Overall3food3service2ambience2

Server forgot our request for coffee at length and had to be reminded; no birthday treat; very loud music.

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Yummy
New York Area
11 reviews
Dined on March 8, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Social distanced. Food was good. Nice to have a place to eat in MoCo.

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vipAprilN
Washington DC
6 reviews
Dined on March 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Love salmon salad & hubs loves grilled chicken avocado sandwich

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DDiaz
Washington DC
4 reviews
Dined on March 7, 2021
Overall3food4service2ambience4

Our sever forgot about us. Our food took for ever to make it to our table and they did not seem that busy. Maybe they are understaffed but it would have been nice If the server had tried a little harder. We normally go to one Loudoun but now this location is closer. We may drive to Ashburn next time.

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TAGraves
Washington DC
10 reviews
Dined on March 5, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great Customer Service.

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KirkB
Washington DC
2 reviews
Dined on February 27, 2021
Overall2food3service2ambience3

Food was way over priced for what you get. I understand restaurants were closed because of Covid bt you should not try and make it up through price gauging for what you receive.

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vipspeakeatsy
Washington DC
14 reviews
Dined on February 21, 2021
Overall4food3service5ambience3

Great waitress and hostess! Unfortunately the clients need to be told to keep their masks on and not get up and go around the restaurant without one...even kids. Made my experience a bit stressful. The avo/crab omelette lacked any seasoning. It was the egg/egg product that was bland to both the taste and the eye. You may want to check that product out as I am sure there are better ones you can use. I love your food so this was surprising. I’ll be back this week for another try though. My friends and I really do love you!!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on February 20, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Good experience.

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NyowehZ
Washington DC
11 reviews
Dined on February 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Jada was total and complete awesomeness!!!
The food and drinks were delicious 🤤

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vipGenX
Washington DC
9 reviews
Dined on February 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Service was great

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vipMikeO
Washington DC
22 reviews
Dined on February 14, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Terrific service and menu. Excellent everything including drinks, appetizers, and entrees.

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mskeeinmd
Washington DC
22 reviews
Dined on December 6, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Socially distanced and still good. We had multiple waiters making sure that everything was perfect. I miss the vibe from the old set-up (pre-pandemic) but they still have great food and drinks even with capacity limits.

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vipLouisianian
Washington DC
25 reviews
Dined on December 6, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Once again, Matchbox hit a home run. Of course, the meal was delicious. But our waitress was more than fabulous. As busy as she was, she provided perfect customer service, a wonderful personal touch, and a smile that could not be hidden under her mask. You made our day! Thanks!

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vipBaba
Washington DC
4 reviews
Dined on December 5, 2020
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Outdoor seating, very cold, very little outdoor heating provided.

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vipMichelL
Washington DC
67 reviews
Dined on December 3, 2020
Overall3food3service3ambience3

Thanks to Matchbox for keeping its restaurant open. My wife enjoyed her crab cake and the minestrone soup (they first brought the wrong soup...). I had some tuna tacos and found the tuna largely missing. Then I had a steak-frites and was stunned to see the frites seasoned with parmigiano cheese. The waiter had a hard time opening the bottle of wine and later vanished: one of his colleague came to take out our plates and bring up the cheque. Sorry to say that the dinner was forgettable. I am sure Matchbox can do better in normal times.

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DianaR
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on November 25, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always a pleasure to visit and eat here. We love it

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OpenTable Diner
Baltimore
1 review
Dined on November 14, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was amazing especially during this pandemic everyone was using precautions

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OpenTable Diner
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on November 3, 2020
Overall4food2service4ambience4

I wasn’t happy about the limited menu. Didn’t get to enjoy what I wanted and I felt forced to order something

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vipVAnative
Washington DC
78 reviews
Dined on October 28, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Met a friend for lunch and we have a lovely meal on the patio.

FAQs

Matchbox - Rockville does offer delivery in partnership with Uber Eats. Matchbox - Rockville also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (301) 816-0369.

Matchbox - Rockville is rated 4.5 stars by 2988 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.

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