2323 York Road, Timonium, (410) 560-7900, thestilltimonium.com $$, L, D, BR, P, R
A nicely appointed sit-down place where you can get an Irish stew or a quesadilla while enjoying the live music and the fireplace. Strong drinks.
7421 Maple Lawn Blvd., Fulton, (301) 725-4800, anandarestaurant.net $$$, L, D, BR, P, R
Refined North Indian dishes from the owners of the Ambassador Dining Room. Ananda has an additional farm-to-table edge over its sister restaurant—it uses herbs and other ingredients from a nearby Howard County farm.