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Matchbox - Rockville

4.2
2248 reviews
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$30 and under
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American
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  • Casual (47)
  • Great for Lunch (35)
  • Good for Groups (32)
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.

The best seat in the house may be the elevated mezzanine, but everyone is treated to soaring views of the glowing wood wall, reclaimed from a New York State barn built in the early 1900’s.

Below, the bar hints at its former life as a Douglas fir, once suspended up in the 25-foot ceiling. Outside, the shaded fire pit bar is an ideal spot for drinks for you and thirteen of your friends.

Exposed pipes, warm reclaimed timber walls, cool concrete and steel make for an attractive place to gather.
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Private dining
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
American
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Hours of operation
Monday - Thursday: 11:00am - 10:30pm
Friday: 11:00am - 11:30pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 11:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 10:30pm
Brunch: Saturday & Sunday: 10:00am - 3:00pm
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Phone number
(301) 816-0369
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Payment options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Al Nappo
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Neighborhood
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Parking details
Ample parking in adjacent lot
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Public transit
Located across the street from the Twinbrook Metro (red line)
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Matchbox was designed to offer a number of different choices in planning your event. Toast your guests with a delicious infused martini or spread out in our spacious and inviting dining room.
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Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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Whether you’re celebrating a personal milestone or planning a business meeting, matchbox has the perfect private space for your next lunch, dinner or cocktail reception.

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What 2248 People Are Saying
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4.2  based on recent ratings
4.2
food
4.1
service
4.1
ambience
3.9
value
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89% of people would recommend it to a friend
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RavenW 
5.0  Dined 3 days ago

Best food and service I've ever had. My waiter was awesome. :)

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OpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

Other than being flagged on open table as not showing up for our reservation, the food and service was good.

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MaryLou (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

Service was fast and server was friendly and helpful. They left us alone when my friend and I lingered for conversation after our lunch was done.

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jazygal03 (Washington DC)
4.0  Dined 6 days ago

Great, food, great service, beautiful, rustic-looking restaurant. There were three in my party, and we each ordered a different pizza, and all three were delicious! I'll be back again, soon!

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DavidA (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined 6 days ago

The food was excellent. Price was a little steep. The atmosphere was great. And the wait staff were very nice

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OpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined 6 days ago

I made a request for Valentine's day and they were able to fulfill it.

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Dinnerdiners (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined 6 days ago

We dined for Valentines. Our last visit was disappointing but we decided to give matchbox another try and I’m glad we did. We had a nice table, wonderful server (Stephanie) and a delicious meal. The kitchen as a little slow but that was understandable given the holiday. Stephanie was super attentive and very friendly. I loved the mini burgers and salad I ordered. My husband loved his chicken sandwich.

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OpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined 6 days ago

Matchbox is ALWAYS delicious!! Absolute perfection. We love it and go there frecuently

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AnjanaS (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined 6 days ago

My good gf and I met for a late lunch. Our server and food were both amazing. Second time I've been to Matchbox, though first time to Rockville location. Both experiences were excellent. I was a bit sad that on my 2nd visit, they had taken their crave-worthy, left me salivating for days lemony mustardy salmon off the menu, but one can only pray they bring it back (or give me the recipe!!!). I highly recommend Matchbox and hope it continues its tradition of great food and service despite being a chain of sorts.

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vipALHpromo (Washington DC)
3.0  Dined on February 12, 2018

We ordered gluten-free pizza, delighted to discover there was a gluten free option available. The pizza was good!

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