Bring Your Appetite to Bethesda

Bring Your Appetite to Bethesda

Bethesda is a fantastic city, especially for foodies! And with Quarry Springs so close by, you’ll be minutes away from some amazing meals. The restaurant scene in Bethesda is constantly growing, from steakhouses to salads to sushi, there is something for everyone. And in addition to indulging in some delicious eats, you can also have some fun.

Lucky Strike Bethesda
Lucky Strike lanes in the new Bethesda location – Joe Zimmerman

Lucky Strike recently opened in the Westfield Montgomery Mall. It’s top-notch food and twelve lanes of bowling all in one cool spot. The menu will offer food enthusiasts a variety of American comfort cuisine, including jumbo lump crab cakes, strip steak, Chilean grilled salmon, and brick oven pizza. They also feature 16 regional craft brews on tap. It’s the perfect place to meet friends, enjoy some quality food, and bowl your way to a first-place finish.

Silver Diner Chef Ype Von Hengst
Silver Diner Chef Ype Von Hengst – Universities at Shady Grove

Speaking of first-place finishes, there’s a local chef that recently took the top spot on a popular Food Network competition show called “Chopped.” Executive chef and co-owner of The Silver Diner, Ype Von Hengst, beat out three other well-respected chefs, and ultimately his fig beignets with fig and ginger ice cream secured him the victory.

Award-Winning Culotte Steak & Hand-Cut Fries with Secret Sauce. - Medium Rare
Award-Winning Culotte Steak & Hand-Cut Fries with Secret Sauce. – Medium Rare

Back to savory for a second, there’s a new restaurant opening this week in Bethesda on Fairmont Ave. called Medium Rare. Enjoy the prix fixe menu that includes rustic bread, mixed green salad, their award-winning culotte steak, and hand-cut fries with secret sauce. Top off your dinner with a divine dessert such as grandma’s apple pie, a double chocolate fudge three layer cake, and a six layer carrot cake. Delicious all around.

There’s no question, your extraordinary new kitchen at Quarry Springs, with its top-of-the-line appliances, will inspire you to make many a home-cooked meal. However, on the nights when standing over the stove doesn’t sound so appealing, you’ll have a myriad of amazing places to dine, only a short drive away. Just another example of how sensational Quarry Springs living can be.