Cured Tap & Table

4.7
603 Reviews
$30 and under
American
CURED Table & Tap is an exciting new restaurant in Columbia, Maryland that brings back fond memories of the neighborhood corner bar and the relaxing atmosphere that is created when good friends, great drinks, and classic comfort foods come together.
From the list of exceptional craft beers, to the creative cocktails, to the satisfying menu, CURED is all about crafting a laid back experience while still elevating the pairing of comfort food and thirst quenching drinks. Our goal is for every guest who visits us to feel as relaxed as if they were at their grandmother’s house (assuming their grandmother makes amazing craft cocktails and delicious food).
So if you're looking for a great place to meet up with friends, heading to a concert at Merriweather Post Pavilion right next door, or looking for something uniquely different but still wonderfully familiar, we'll make sure to save you a seat.

Support Cured Tap & Table during COVID-19

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
  • Sealed or wrapped utensils used
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 603 people are saying
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4.7based on recent ratings
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4.7
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4.5
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95% of people would recommend it to a friend
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OpenTable Diner
Las Vegas
4 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We loved our food as usual!

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Natalie
Baltimore
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This was a great visit! I had the January mushroom risotto special with venison loin and I was blown away! So delicious. The drinks were great (old fashioned and glass of chardonnay). The donut bread pudding was ok.
My date had the nashville hot chicken sandwich. It is not what you would get in Nashville but a good northeastern take on it.

Cured Tap & Table
Responded 14 hours ago

Natalie, Thanks for the feedback on your visit to Cured. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us. We are glad that you enjoyed our January Mushroom special so much. Thanks again for your time and we hope to see you again soon. Vince Culotta Managing Partner

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AndreaB
Washington DC
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall1food1service2ambience2

First time going to Cured. Started off ordering a vodka/ soda and one of their specialty beers. Beer was fine but vodka/soda came with ZERO garnish or fruit. Bar tending 101... put a lime on it! Appetizer of steak and cheese egg roll was good but for $14 came w/2 small egg rolls. Husband ordered a sandwhich... french dip. Bread was soggy, fries were cold, flavor was bland. I had the special, mushroom gnocchi..ZERO flavor. Not sure they have ever heard of salt and pepper. Clearly no quality control in the kitchen. We were starving when we arrived and left more than half of the food on our plate. $76 for 2 drinks, app, sandwhich, and pasta. Happy to pay top dollar for quality food but this was so far from it. Will never go again. One and done!

Cured Tap & Table
Responded 17 hours ago

Andrea, Thanks for taking the time to let us know about your experience at Cured. We are disappointed to hear that you were so underwhelmed with your visit. We do hope in time you might reconsider and give us another chance to serve you with a meal that is up to our standards, as during this visit we clearly missed the mark. We are very sorry that your meal did not live up to our standards, nor your expectations. Vince Culotta Managing Partner

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vipJeffN
Charlotte
61 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall3food2service4ambience4

Enjoyed our meal at Cured although a couple of our choices were not a good as food we’ve experienced is past visits. Specifically, the quail legs had an odd sweet sauce that wasn’t our cup of tea and the burger was over salted. The service and atmosphere was great but the miscues on the two items made our visit “sub-optimal”.

Cured Tap & Table
Responded 17 hours ago

Jeff, Thanks for taking the time to let us know about your experience at Cured. We are disheartened to hear that your meal didn't live up to our standards, nor your expectations. We will share your comments with the chef. We work hard to ensure that all food comes out of the kitchen correct and seasoned properly. We do hope you might join us again in the future. Vince Culotta Managing Partner

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vipCWhite
Washington DC
2 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This was our first visit but it wont be our last! Our service was amazing and our food was outstanding! We cant wait to go back :)

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philip
Baltimore
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food, very friendly and helpful staff.
There is a 10% discount for veterans and 1st responders!
Looking forward to our next visit!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on January 17, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

The place is nice, the tables are actually socially distanced correctly. The service was great. The food portions are small.

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MatthewS
1 review
Dined on January 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fantastic food, the smoked old fashion was enough to make me come back by itself but the whole experience was great! Definitely would recommend!

Cured Tap & Table
Responded 7 days ago

Matthew, Thanks for the great feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us. We are thrilled that you enjoyed our Smoked Old Fashioned so much. It is our most popular cocktail so it will be on the menu forever. We hope to see you again soon. Vince Culotta Managing Partner

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vipJamesG
Washington DC
2 reviews
Dined on January 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food. Excellent service! Hillary was the best!

Cured Tap & Table
Responded 7 days ago

James, Thanks for the great feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us. We agree, Hilary is the best. We hope to see you again soon! Vince Culotta Managing Partner

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vipSeanP
Jacksonville
4 reviews
Dined on January 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Really enjoyed the food and drinks. Great table service. They were out of the Rye I ordered, so I asked for the bartender's recommendation. They sent me a very smooth, nice replacement, but still only charged me for the (cheaper) one I requested. That's great bar service!

Cured Tap & Table
Responded 7 days ago

Sean, Thanks for the great feedback. We are glad that you enjoyed your time with us. Also happy that we could accommodate you on the rye selection. We hope to see you again soon. Vince Culotta Managing Partner

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vipAngB
Baltimore
12 reviews
Dined on January 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent meal as always! Looking forward to going back again soon.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Baltimore
8 reviews
Dined on January 6, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Sean provided great customer service. The food was wonderful. We'll be back

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vipRachelB
New England
2 reviews
Dined on January 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The staff was courteous. The food was delicious. Given COVID we decided to sit outside and were provided with 2 heaters to keep us warm. Will be going back.

Cured Tap & Table
Responded 7 days ago

Rachel, Thanks for taking the time to let us know about your time with us at Cured. We are glad that you enjoyed your experience and here's looking forward to a time when we don't need the heaters. That being said, thanks for braving the elements. We do what we can to keep our guests comfortable. We hope to see you again soon. Vince Culotta Managing Partner

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vipSherryH
Baltimore
9 reviews
Dined on January 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience3

Staff go out of their way! Great food! A local favorite!!

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OpenTable Diner
Baltimore
2 reviews
Dined on January 1, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was excellent. Great value, great taste! My wife and I will definitely be back!

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vipElleJ
Washington DC
10 reviews
Dined on December 31, 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience5

For a New Year’s Eve dinner, the dining experience at Cured was phenomenal! Although the chicken for the chicken & waffles entree needed to be brined either longer or brined period for more flavor, that was the only small thing I’d have changed. (Some might find that it is seasoned just fine but my southern-bred palate favors bolder flavor especially in fried chicken.) The chicken, nonetheless, was moist & cooked perfectly as was the waffle that came with it. The grilled pit wings & Brussels sprouts appetizers were both quite memorable. They were both delicious & appropriately sized for an appetizer but could also serve as a light meal. I don’t generally eat potato salad that I (or a relative) didn’t prepare but Cured’s take on it was refreshing & surprisingly worked well as a bed for the wings. The mushroom gnocchi though? Sheesh. It was nothing short of fantastic. I ended up making a last-minute substitution due to gnocchi shortage but the flavor profile was still maintained. It came highly recommended by the server (bartender) & it did not disappoint. Now to the server/bartender (Taylor). He was absolutely amazing! His customer service was outstanding & made for a truly inviting and enjoyable dining experience. Definitely asking for him again & will definitely return to Cured for a great meal & amazing service.

Cured Tap & Table
Responded 7 days ago

Elle, Thanks for the great feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us, and thanks for trusting us with your New Year's Eve dinner. It means the world to us when our guests allow us to serve them on special occasions. We hope to see you again soon. Vince Culotta Managing Partner

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Kate
1 review
Dined on December 23, 2020
Overall3food2service3ambience4

No oysters. No Philly cheese steak egg rolls. Wings tasted weird. Server was nice.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Washington DC
4 reviews
Dined on December 21, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Enjoyed great socially distanced lunch
Not crowded
Staff all wearing mask
We had duck breast banh mi sandwich and blackened mahi-mahi sandwich
Both were really excellent
We will definitely be coming back!

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HighFrequency
Baltimore
4 reviews
Dined on December 21, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

CURED has become my meet-up go to for me and my cousin - easy to get to for both of us and always enjoy the great service and food!

Cured Tap & Table
Responded 7 days ago

High Frequency, We are thrilled that we have become your go to place to meet up. Thanks for taking the time to let us know about your time with us. We hope to see you again soon. Vince Culotta Managing Partner

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LynnH
Washington DC
4 reviews
Dined on December 20, 2020
Overall3food3service5ambience4

I’ll server Hillary was excellent.

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vipEric
Washington DC
3 reviews
Dined on December 14, 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience5

We had a wonderful server to celebrate a birthday. The restaurant observed all the Covid restrictions and we had plenty of space to ourselves on a Monday night.

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SusanL
1 review
Dined on December 13, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

I ate at a table on the patio. Several propane heaters warmed the area, so it was comfortable despite the chilly air. My Monte Cristo sandwich was nestled in a savory peach compote and dusted with powdered sugar. It was topped by a fried egg, or scrambled in my case. The mixed fruit I requested to accompany it had fresh, tasty strawberries, blackberries, cantaloupe, blueberries and grapes. The price was reasonable for what was served. I was tempted by the "endless mimosas" for $15 but decided to forego. A lovely, tasty brunch.

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ShannonT
1 review
Dined on December 11, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Loved our first time experience at Cured. Sean was a great waiter and our food was delicious. Braised greens were excellent and the burgers and bacon wrapped meatloaf were excellent as well.

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ChrisC
1 review
Dined on November 29, 2020
Overall4food3service5ambience3

The Swiss Chard detracted from the otherwise good pork sandwich

The filet was good but undercooked and required additional grilling.

The waitress , Michaila, was professional and cheerful.

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JASONC
Baltimore
2 reviews
Dined on November 24, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Cured is one of the best kept secrets of Columbia, MD. I will definitely be back.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Richmond
4 reviews
Dined on November 23, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Monday burger night is great. Always a couple of special burgers that never disappoint. Great beer tap selection.

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OpenTable Diner
Washington DC
2 reviews
Dined on November 21, 2020
Overall5food4service4ambience3

Pleasant experience, but can be a little bit loud.

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vipBeachbum
Baltimore
9 reviews
Dined on November 21, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great evening with special friends! Perfection 👍

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PeterD
Baltimore
1 review
Dined on November 20, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Food was delicious. Still comfortable eating outside using heaters

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Brimby
Baltimore
1 review
Dined on November 13, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We ate outside and it was surprisingly quiet. The heaters definitely helped, but I also dressed warmly. Our food was delicious, and service was friendly and responsive.

Cured Tap & Table
Responded on November 17, 2020

Thank you for the lovely feedback. It is great to hear that your dining experience with us was so nice. We are happy that you enjoyed your meals and found everything delicious. We're glad that our team provided you with excellent service and were so kind and friendly. Thank you for the feedback. We hope to see you again soon!

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Sambie
Baltimore
6 reviews
Dined on November 12, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Relaxed atmosphere, excellent thoughtful server Julia, delicious salmon dinner and cocktails were first rate. Always enjoy our dinners at Cured.

Cured Tap & Table
Responded on November 17, 2020

Thank you for the fabulous feedback. It is nice to hear that you had such a wonderful and relaxing dining experience with us. We are happy to learn that our team provided you with excellent service and Julia was so kind. We are happy that you enjoyed your meals and found our salmon so delicious. We appreciate the kind review and recommendations. We hope to see you again soon!

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EbonyM
Atlanta
1 review
Dined on November 8, 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Great new place to visit for brunch. I want to try their dinner.

Cured Tap & Table
Responded on November 12, 2020

Thank you, Ebony. We are charmed to hear that you had such a great time with us. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your meals and found everything to your liking. We hope to see you again soon!

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Lynn
Baltimore
11 reviews
Dined on November 7, 2020
Overall3food4service2ambience4

Our experience started with receipt of a gift card from Cured that had no sender and no amount on it. I called the restaurant to find out who sent it to me and how much the card was for. The woman kept insisting that I needed to ask the sender how much money was on the card. It took me several attempts to explain that I didn't know who the sender was. Then she told me that I had to go to the restaurant to get the answers to my questions. I asked for her manager, who was then able to easily give me the name of the sender as well as the amount. The restaurant was fine and the ambience was very nice. The host was very nice as well as some of the staff. I asked if they had Pinot Grigio wine as I couldn't find it on the menu and the waitress told me that they had Pinot Gris in 18th&21st (adjoining restaurant), which she could bring to me. I asked how much it was and she said about $11.19/glass. It was actually $12.18/glass which is pretty steep and she should have told me. She pushed appetizers and add-ons. The real problem is that there was a table of people that she obviously knew and she spent much of our visit talking at their table. We waited for things like a second drink, dessert menu, and the check. We paid cash so that we could leave since she gave us our check and went back to the other table. What could have been a great visit was just mediocre.

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vipJeanne
Baltimore
19 reviews
Dined on November 7, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great nice casual dinner. Brussels for appetizer and 2 yummy sandwiches with side salads. Not cheap but reasonably priced. Awesome service. We'll be back

Cured Tap & Table
Responded on November 13, 2020

Jeanne, Thank you for the blissful feedback. We are excited to hear that you had such a nice dining experience with us. It is great to hear that your meals were wonderful and you enjoyed our Brussel sprouts and sandwiches. We appreciate the kind review and recommendations. We hope to see you again soon!

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OpenTable Diner
Houston
1 review
Dined on November 6, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Good time, waiter was awesome very attentive

Cured Tap & Table
Responded on November 12, 2020

Thank you for the cheerful feedback. It is great to see that our team provided you with amazing service and were so fun and attentive. We are happy that you had such a fun time with us at Cured. We appreciate your feedback. We hope to see you again soon!

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hutch
Washington DC
2 reviews
Dined on November 4, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food, ambiance and service but expensive

Cured Tap & Table
Responded on November 10, 2020

Thank you for the lovely feedback. We are thrilled to hear that you had a nice time with us. It is wonderful to see that you enjoyed your meals and our team provided you with amazing service. We appreciate the kind review and recommendations. We hope to see you again soon!

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RebeccaC
Baltimore
1 review
Dined on October 28, 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience5

We had a lovely meal. The room was quiet, Covid keeps the numbers down. The mushroom soup is worth every calorie. I only ask that the chef put the pepper mill down. The ingredients are fresh and well prepared. They don't need overpowering by pepper. Our server was informative and had good suggestions for wine pairing.

Cured Tap & Table
Responded on November 3, 2020

Rebecca, Thanks for the fabulous feedback. We are excited to hear that you enjoyed your meals and found our mushroom soup delicious. It is nice to hear that our team provided you with great service and made your visit great. We appreciate the feedback. We hope to see you again soon!

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KellyGee
1 review
Dined on October 28, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great drink selection and strong appetizer game. Food was delicious. Service excellent. Sat in the outside area next to busy intersection, but noise was moderate.

Cured Tap & Table
Responded on November 3, 2020

Kelly, Thank you for the cheerful feedback. It is nice to see that you had a great time with us. We're happy that you enjoyed your meals and found our appetizers and cocktails wonderful. We appreciate the feedback. We hope to see you again soon!

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vipmhaha520
Baltimore
8 reviews
Dined on October 24, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

One of my new, local favorite places to enjoy a nice meal in downtown Columbia, MD. Absolutely love the two-restaurants-in-one concept and the fact that you can specifically reserve outdoor seating.

Cured Tap & Table
Responded on October 27, 2020

Thank you for the lovely feedback. We are overjoyed to hear that you had such a great dining experience with us. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your meals so much. We're happy that you find our two restaurants in one so great and our outdoor seating wonderful. We appreciate the nice feedback and great recommendations. We hope to see you again soon!

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vipOpenTable Diner
Washington DC
17 reviews
Dined on October 24, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wife Birthday

Cured Tap & Table
Responded on October 27, 2020

Thanks for the awesome feedback. It is great to see that you had a wonderful celebration with us. We hope to see you again soon!

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FAQs

Cured Tap & Table offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (667) 786-7111.

Cured Tap & Table is rated 4.7 stars by 603 OpenTable diners.

Cured Tap & Table does offer gift cards which you can purchase here https://www.cured1821.com/store/cured-18th-21st-gift-card.

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.