Monday, September 30, 2013

Taste of Bethesda returns Oct. 5

The 24th annual Taste of Bethesda is scheduled for Saturday, October 5, 2013!

More than 50 restaurants and five stages of entertainment will take over the heart of Bethesda’s Woodmont Triangle on October 5 for the annual Taste of Bethesda. It’s all happening on Norfolk, Fairmont, St. Elmo, Cordell and Del Ray aves. from 11 a.m.- 4 p.m.

Admission is free. Tickets will be sold onsite to “taste” different foods; tickets are $5 for four tickets and a serving costs one to four tickets.

The event is just three blocks from the Bethesda Metro station. Free parking is also available in downtown Bethesda’s public garages. Visitors can take the free Bethesda Circulator to and from the Bethesda Metro station and public garages.

The festival, produced by the Bethesda Urban Partnership, celebrates 24 years of diverse and delectable cuisine this year.

Participating Restaurants

4935 Bar & Kitchen * The Barking Dog * Benihana

BGR The Burger Joint * BlackFinn American Saloon

Boloco * Brasserie Monte Carlo * Café Deluxe

Chef Tony's * Domino's Pizza * Dunkin' Donuts

Flanagan's Harp & Fiddle * Flaxella Café & Restaurant

Freddy's Lobster * Georgetown Cupcake

Gringos & Mariachis * Haagen-Dazs

Hanaro * Hard Times Cafe * Haven Pizzeria

Himalayan Heritage * Honest Tea * Jaleo * Jetties

Kabob Bazaar * Kadhai * Kraze Burger * Lilit Café

Louisiana Kitchen & Bayou Bar * Luke's Lobster

Mia's Pizzas * Mamma Lucia * Mussel Bar & Grille

Naked Pizza * Olazzo * Original Pancake House * The Parva

Passage to India * Penang Malaysian Cuisine

Quartermaine Coffee Roasters * Rock Bottom Restaurant

Roof Bethesda * Ruth's Chris Steak House * Shangri-La

Share Wine Lounge & Small Plate Bistro * Smoke BBQ

Smoothie King * Spring Mill Bread Co. * Tandoori Nights

Tout de Sweet * Uncle Julio's * Union Jack's British Pub