Pei Wei Asian Diner 6478 Dobbin Center Way, Suite A, Columbia, 410-423-2550. Asian cuisine brought to you by P.F. Chang’s. Eat-in or take-away. Open daily. L D 

Peking Chef Hickory Ridge Village Center, Columbia, 410-531-2828 or 410-531-2829. Oriental decor with Szechuan, Hunan, Cantonese, vegetarian, low-fat fare. Daily specials. All-new sushi menu. Lunch combos; carryout. Free delivery. Wine, beer and spirits. L D $-$$

Peking Chinese Restaurant Oakwood Center, 7060 Oakland Mills Road, Columbia, 410-381-8580. Szechuan, Hunan cuisine in attractive setting. Open daily. Lunch specials. L D $-$$

Pho Dat Thanh 9400 Snowden River Parkway, Columbia, 410-381-3839. Authentic Vietnamese cuisine; beef noodle soup “Pho” and variety of grilled and sauteed dishes. Full bar. Reservations welcomed. Carryout available. Open daily. Major credit cards accepted. L D $-$$


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The Phoenix Emporium 8049 Main St., Historic Ellicott City, 410-465-5665. Historic restaurant and tavern featuring more than 70 imported beers. Sandwiches, steaks and seafood. L D $-$$

Pig Picker’s Memphis Style Bar B Que 3417 Plumtree Drive, Ellicott City, 410-465-9663; www.seaking.com. Sandwiches, wings, barbeque, St. Louis ribs and chicken, platters, family meals. Dine-in and takeout. Catering available. L D $-$$$$

Pita & Rye New York Style Deli & Grill 18180 Maple Lawn Blvd., Fulton, 301-498-DELI (3354); www.pitaandrye.com. Deli, open-faced, grilled and pita sandwiches, salads, soups, knishes, hot platters. Kids’ menu. Eat-in, carryout, catering. L D $-$$

Pizza Hut Dine-in & Carryout Snowden River, 7106 Minstrel Way, 410-381-8171; Bethany Lane, 10120 Baltimore National Pike, 410-461-7717; Clarksville, 12268 Clarksville Pike, 410-531-5239; Columbia, 9160 Route 108, 410-730-2626; Elkridge, 7260 Montgomery Road, 410-796-4487; Lisbon, 706 Lisbon Center Drive, 410-442-1473; and North Laurel, 9155 Maier Road, 301-725-0747. L D $

Pizzeria Uno Chicago Bar & Grill Long Gate Shopping Center, Ellicott City, 410-480-1400; 10300 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia, 410-964-9945. Pizza, pasta, upscale bar food. Lunch specials include 10 (10-minute) combos. L D $-$$

Players Bar & Grill 10795 Birmingham Way, Woodstock, 410-461-2900; www.playersbargrill.com. Open daily. Casual environment. Sports bar. Live music Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights. Catering on or off premises. L D

Pollo Fuego 7351 Assateague Drive, Jessup, 410-799-8550.

Portalli’s 8085 Main St., Ellicott City, 410-720-2330.

Pub Dog Pizza & Drafthouse 8865 Stanford Blvd., Columbia, 410-872-0364. Handcrafted ales, gourmet pizza. Open daily. L D $-$$

Pudgie’s Pizza, Pasta & Subs 12447 Clarksville Pike, Clarksville. www.pudgiespizza.com.

Pure Wine Cafe 8210 Main St., Ellicott City, 410-480-5037; www.purewinecafe.com. Closed Mondays. L D

Qdoba Mexican Grill 6476 Dobbin Center Way, Columbia, 410-740-6977. All items made to order and fresh. L D

R&R Taqueria 7894 Washington Blvd., Elkridge. 410-799-0001.

Rainpia 10194 Baltimore National Pike, Suite 103, Ellicott City. 410-418-8992.

Rams Head Tavern 8600 Foundry St., Historic Savage Mill, Savage, 301-604-3454, fax 301-604-9597. Tavern setting. Formal dining room. Outdoor seating. American cuisine featuring Angus beef, Maryland seafood, chef’s specialties, fresh salads, homemade soups. Rams Head-brewed beer. Rathskeller sports bar with pool table, dart boards, video arcades and TVs. Open daily until 2 a.m. Sunday brunch, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; tavern menu after 2 p.m. L D $-$$$

Ranazul 8171 Maple Lawn Blvd., Suite 170, Maple Lawn, 301-498-9666. A tapas and wine bistro.