50 best restaurants in Baltimore counties 2010 [Pictures]
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Always, there were those lovely old country estates and gracious manor taverns with roaring fireplaces, but in the old days fine dining was associated with the city. Not so anymore. Now, there are more compelling reasons than ever for diners to cross county lines for a good meal. The 50 best county restaurants in Howard County, Anne Arundel County and Baltimore County is a mix of the old and the new, destinations for special occasions and joints for Monday night suppers, the chef-driven and crowd-pleasing. What made the list? The consistent, the conscientious, the creative and, sometimes, the cool.
Don't see your favorite? Leave a comment below. --Richard Gorelick, Dining@Large
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49. Mia Carolina( Kim Hairston, Baltimore Sun / November 15, 2007 )
Sauces from scratch and fresh-baked breads have helped chef-owner Jay Cohen win over the North Baltimore County crowd. So has the dining room, which appeals to both the white-tablecloth clientele and the trattoria crowd.
Venue info: Mia Carolina in Reisterstown