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Fried Pickles

RobertM Nov 1, 2009 02:58 AM

Yep, were in the DC Baltimore area can they be found?
Ran across some at Southside815, additive and different treats.
Who else offers these in the metro area?

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    MDoodle Dec 5, 2009 12:23 PM

    rustico in alexandria has fried pickle spears on their bar menu. they're excellent. i last had them a few months back so am unsure as to whether they're seasonal or anything.

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      smarx Nov 28, 2009 05:36 AM

      Looking Glass Lounge on Georgia Ave has some tasty fried pickles.

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        Pretzelhead Nov 27, 2009 04:49 PM

        Rocket to Venus in the Hampden neighborhood, Baltimore--right near Miracle on 34th Street's massive blocklong Christmas light display (at least starting tomorrow)

        1. placidothecat Nov 3, 2009 11:09 AM

          Silver Spring Mining Co. has them.

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            amarynth Nov 3, 2009 10:08 AM

            Quarry House in Silver Spring has them, but they're whole spears instead of chips.

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              bluedukie03 Nov 2, 2009 09:51 AM

              Pickles Pub, across the street from Camden Yards in B'more!

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                SheriS Nov 2, 2009 10:33 AM

                I think Southside has awesome fried pickles.

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                Flaxen_Vixen Nov 2, 2009 06:08 AM

                Old Glory in Georgetown has frickles.

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                1. foster Nov 1, 2009 01:58 PM

                  Hamilton Tavern has them! I had them Friday night with a side of bleu cheese sauce - very very good

                  1. littlew1ng Nov 1, 2009 09:38 AM

                    spider kelly's and clare and don's beach shack.

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                      Steve Nov 1, 2009 08:32 AM

                      Del Merei Grill in Arlandria has them. They are MUCH better than Southside 815.

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                        pleen Nov 2, 2009 02:55 PM

                        I second Steve's opinion that the frickles at Del Merei Grill are much better than Southside 815

                      2. Bob W Nov 1, 2009 06:37 AM

                        "Frickles" at The Bungalow in Chantilly are really good.

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                          Dennis S Nov 2, 2009 04:46 AM

                          I missed that they added them to the menu - I'll have to check it out next time.

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                            Bob W Nov 2, 2009 06:03 AM

                            They're sliced thin, with a nice crispy coating. Great dipping sauce too. Good bar food!

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                              Dennis S Nov 27, 2009 04:34 PM

                              Had them today at Bungalow. Definitely good, but still behind Del Merei. Since it's rare we get to Del Ray, this is still nice to find. Just finished up the leftovers.

                              Btw - still have to say the best wings are Bungalow (in the traditional Buffalo sense), and everything we had was good.

                              Oddest part was the owners (we're assuming) at the table next to us reviewing wines to serve. At Bungalow I don't think of wines beyond a couple of house options. Anyway - thanks Bob - I may have STILL missed the frickles had you not posted.

                        2. Henry Spencer Nov 1, 2009 06:21 AM

                          Old Hickory Grill in Falls Church has them.

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                            FoiGras Nov 1, 2009 05:51 AM

                            Mimi's Cafe in Elkridge/Columbia has them. So does the Silver Spring Mining Company in Hunt Valley, MD. YUM!! FoiGras

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                              JonParker Nov 1, 2009 10:14 AM

                              I'm having a hard time thinking of a place I hate worse than Silver Spring Mining Company. I've been a few times for work things, including once when I had the fried pickles, and it's just atrocious on every level. I don't think I've ever been to a place where they cared less about serving good or even edible food.

                            2. Dennis S Nov 1, 2009 04:07 AM

                              Counter Burger in Reston, but the best are the Del Merie Grill in Del Ray part of Arlandria..

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