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About Tower Oaks Lodge

With the look and feel of one of the "Great Camps" of the Adirondacks, Tower Oaks Lodge serves an American-style saloon menu. Adjacent to a 21-acre nature preserve, Tower Oaks Lodge is located just off I-270. The raw bar features oysters from both coasts.

2 Preserve Parkway
Rockville, MD 20852
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
American, Steak, Seafood

Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:00am - 4:30pm; Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 4:30pm - 10:00pm; Friday - Saturday: 4:30pm - 11:00pm; Brunch: Saturday: 11:00am - 4:30pm, Sunday: 10:00am - 4:30pm

Cross Street:
Wootten Parkway

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(301) 294-0200

Website:
http://www.clydes.com/

Parking Details:
Street parking also available. Complimentary valet parking offered Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights.

Public Transit:
Bus 81, Monday - Friday until 7:30pm

Executive Chef:
Jeff Eng

Private Party Facilities:
Semi-private cocktail parties in the Saranac Bar

Private Party Contact:
Kathleen Carbonaro or Any Manager : (301) 294-0200

Additional:
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Fireplace, Full Bar, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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Tower Oaks Lodge Ratings and Reviews

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4.4

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.3

service

4.4

ambience

4.6

value

4.2

Noise

Moderate

96% would recommend it to a friend

Special Occasion (125)
Good for Birthdays (108)
Great for Lunch (107)
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Casual (103)
Good for a Date (97)
Good for Groups (94)
Neighborhood Gem (92)
Good for Anniversaries (91)
Comfort Food (85)
Cozy (78)
Sunday Lunch (76)
Great for Brunch (71)
Worth the Drive (67)
Business Meals (65)
Bar Seating (63)
Fun (63)
Happy Hour (62)
Seasonal (60)
Quiet Conversation (53)
Creative Cuisine (52)
Romantic (45)
Local Ingredients (42)
Scenic View (41)
Authentic (38)
Fit for Foodies (38)
Kid-friendly (31)
Healthy (31)
Vibrant Bar Scene (31)
Disabled Access (30)
Notable Wine List (24)
Late-night Find (23)
Handcrafted Cocktails (20)
Pre/post Theatre (20)
People Watching (20)
Great Beer (17)
Hot Spot (15)
Good Vegetarian Options (13)
Paleo Friendly (8)
Quick Bite (8)
Live Sports (7)
Tasting Menu (7)
Afternoon Coffee (6)
Afternoon Tea (6)
Great for Outdoor Dining (6)
Gluten Free Options (5)
Organic (2)
Vegan (2)
Spicy (1)
Tapas (1)
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 (Washington DC)·Dined 2 days ago

Main course was good the sides were cold and unappetizing

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 (New York Area)·Dined 2 days ago

Always good, great service & good food . Absolutely recommend.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Comfort Food, Special Occasion
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 (Washington DC)·Dined 2 days ago

Good not great. However, the prices are not bad and the raw bar is not bad!

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 (Washington DC)·Dined 3 days ago

Lobsters were delic. Great service. Nice evening.

Tags: Casual, Fun, Good for Groups, Special Occasion
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vip
 (Washington DC)·Dined 4 days ago

Great quick service. Great attentive waiter. Food was good. Enjoyed HAPPY HOUR PRICES!!

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Casual
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 (Washington DC)·Dined 4 days ago

MIchael, our server, was amazing! Salmon was not cooked as ordered and needed to be re-made. This was a friend's catch up and we were not rushed at all during our 2.5 hour dinner. Love the venue. Loved the happy birthday dessert at the end to celebrate!

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 (Washington DC)·Dined 5 days ago

We enjoyed treating visiting relatives to the special Adirondack Lodge themed Great Room at Tower Oaks. Unfortunately, the restaurant is quite noisy.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Local Ingredients
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 (Washington DC)·Dined 6 days ago

Great service, great place, great food!

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 (Washington DC)·Dined 6 days ago

Dining at Toer Oaks Clyde’s, never is disappointing. The food, service, & ambience is always 5 stars!

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Happy Hour, Cozy, Creative Cuisine
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 (Washington DC)·Dined 6 days ago

We love Tower Oaks. It is one of my happy places where we have celebrated holidays and anniversaries.

Tags: Sunday Lunch, Great for Brunch
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 (Washington DC)·Dined 7 days ago

Clyde’s is always a great dependable place for food and drink.

Tags: Romantic, Local Ingredients, Creative Cuisine, Comfort Food
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·Dined on November 12, 2017

We enjoyed the atmosphere of the Lodge. Food was good although not outstanding. Service was a bit uneven but our server was very nice and tried hard. Restaurant was very busy at the time.

Tags: Good for a Date, Happy Hour, Quiet Conversation, Good for Birthdays
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 (Greensboro)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Delightful place for any occasion.My only complaint is that the green beans were more than a little crunchy.closer to absolutely raw.Food,all,of,It
it is always consistent and delicious.I go there several times a year,take out oftowners there,meet friends for lunch or dinner.I always have crab cakes or one of the fish because Iprefer,them to meat.

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 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Nice brunch menu and great oysters selection and good prices .

Tags: Good for Groups, Bar Seating, Good for Birthdays, Happy Hour, Special Occasion, Great for Brunch, Sunday Lunch, Great for Lunch
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Great place for a family event. Very creative ambiance.

Tags: Sunday Lunch, Comfort Food, Good for a Date, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Accommodated my group of 10 even when we showed up 30 minutes early. Great service and great food.

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Groups, Fun
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 (Chicago)·Dined on November 11, 2017

First time at Here and will be back! Everything this was fantastic. Filet was cooked perfectly, chicken wasn't dry and mac and cheese was to die for! Definitely recommend for date night!

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·Dined on November 11, 2017

The food is great albeit not quite what is was when they had Chef Michelle. But that was many years ago.

For this visit I requested seating in a particular room when I placed my reservation and my best guess is that this request was ignored given that we were seated in another room entirely.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Disabled Access, Kid-friendly, Comfort Food
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 11, 2017

The fries were lukewarm, like it had been sitting around a while. The lobster was just barely warm, not sure if that's intended. Lobster pie was good. Not sure why they asked if it was a special occasion, as nothing special was offered or done. Had to wait at least 20 minutes for the bill, even after the manager asked us if we were waiting for it.

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 (Miami)·Dined on November 11, 2017

The only disappointment was the lobster shepherd pie. The lobster was over cooked and carrots uncooked. My friend had the chicken which was perfect!

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Authentic, People Watching, Happy Hour, Comfort Food, Good for Birthdays
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 10, 2017

I love this place. Never ever had anything but a positive experience.

Tags: Casual, Neighborhood Gem
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·Dined on November 10, 2017

Excellent , great place to go. I will be back very soon.

Tags: Cozy, Great for Lunch, Comfort Food, Good for Groups, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Casual, Great for Outdoor Dining
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 10, 2017

Once again a top-flight experience at Tower Oaks. There were four of us, seated in a booth in the Great Room, as requested. The restaurant was very busy, but our server was friendly, patient, and attentive. I ordered the duck confit salad with figs; not only did it taste wonderful, but the presentation (on a slate plank) was terrific. Tower Oaks is not perfect, but it is way up there in terms of reliability, taste, and atmosphere.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Creative Cuisine, Romantic, Cozy, Great for Lunch, Late-night Find, Good for Anniversaries, Worth the Drive
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 9, 2017

Service was excellent, especially the manager Christian! Can't beat his hospitality and willingness to please!

Tags: Kid-friendly, Tasting Menu, Bar Seating, Great for Brunch, Notable Wine List, Creative Cuisine, Disabled Access
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vip
 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 9, 2017

Food was good as always. Server got order right and food came out timely, but then she kept disappearing and she was not available to ask for more ice tea etc. and did not bring check for a long tome after removing our lunch plates.

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vip
 (Miami)·Dined on November 8, 2017

so glad they were still serving lobster and the osyters as always were great.

Tags: Bar Seating
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 8, 2017

Food and atmosphere were pretty good, but service was not up to Clyde's standard. We were seated right away, but then no one came to take a drink order, for over five minutes. It was 8:30 in the evening on a Tuesday night and not very busy.

Tags: Late-night Find, Good for Groups, Quiet Conversation, Kid-friendly
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·Dined on November 6, 2017

The server apparently forgot to give me half off on some items
I left the money on the tables and left I looked at the bill and I saw something was wrong when I saw the server he was seating down with some Fox since I left he told me I’m sorry I forgot
Not very professional

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·Dined on November 6, 2017

Great food, liver and onions, etc, friend here from London great experience

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Groups, Sunday Lunch, Cozy, Comfort Food
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 6, 2017

Third time dinning at Tower Oaks and service as always was fantastic. Meal was very good as expected. The Cream of Sweet Potato and Bacon Soup tasted as if my mother made it!

Tags: Sunday Lunch, Good for Groups, Bar Seating, Great for Brunch, Cozy, Scenic View, Great for Lunch, Worth the Drive, Business Meals
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 6, 2017

Great food and menu! The Trout Parm is absolutely wonderful!

Tags: Great for Lunch, Kid-friendly, Cozy, Special Occasion, Casual, Romantic, Fun, Seasonal
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·Dined on November 5, 2017

Everything was great as usual! In love with this place!

Tags: Comfort Food, Worth the Drive, Good for a Date
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 5, 2017

Second time going here and it didn't disappoint. Everything was excellent. The only thing I wish was that the fireplaces were going it was a damp rainy day and would have warmed up the room greatly.

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vip
 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 5, 2017

Excellent!

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 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 4, 2017

I went to Tower Oaks for the first time as a birthday celebration. The complimentary valet parking was great on a rainy night. We were promptly seated and had friendly service throughout the night. The cream of crab soup was particularly good. Tower Oaks has a fun atmosphere--and is unique in the area, I think. Good variety of choices on the menu. The room was a bit loud, but we didn't have any problems hearing each other. Would definitely go again.

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 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 4, 2017

It was as always an excellent dining experience. We came hungry and left very happy!
Clyde's never fails to fulfill our requests.

Tags: Comfort Food, Fun, Casual, Special Occasion, Happy Hour
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 3, 2017

Our "go to" restaurant for practically every occasion. Always attentive friendly service and creative cuisine.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Business Meals, Good for Birthdays, Local Ingredients, Creative Cuisine, Comfort Food, Healthy, Good for Anniversaries, Authentic, Good for Groups, Great for Brunch, Neighborhood Gem, Great for Lunch, Casual, Fit for Foodies
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vip
 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 3, 2017

Menu had significantly changed since the last time I was at Clyde’s Tower Oaks. I was confused by the starters versus salads. The waitress was not clear how to explain an appetizer portion from a main course. She also did not bring or offer to bring bread and did not check on drink refills. On a brighter note, the salad was presented beautifully and was very tasty!

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 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 3, 2017

Love this restaurant ... Never disappointed. Fodd is very good and very reasonably priced. Our waitress was not as efficient or attentive as I would like, but everything else made up for that.

Tags: Bar Seating, Authentic, Local Ingredients, Good for Groups, Great for Lunch, Cozy, Fit for Foodies, Quiet Conversation, Special Occasion, Casual, Good for a Date
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 2, 2017

Dining at Tower Oaks is always an enjoyable occasion. The food is very good & service is consistently excellent.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies, Seasonal, Quiet Conversation
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