Red Lobster 9011 Snowden Square Drive, Columbia, 410-290-1677. Wharfside decor. Wide variety of seafood. Kids’ menu. Takeout available. L D $-$$$$
Red Pearl Restaurant 10215 Wincopin Circle, Columbia lakefront, 410-715-6530, www.redpearlrestaurant.com. Authentic Szechuan, Mandarin and Cantonese cuisines. Open daily. Dim sum, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Soups, salads, chef’s specials. Happy hour, Monday-Friday, 3-6 p.m. Event hosting available. L D
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers Columbia Crossing, 8640 Snowden River Parkway, Columbia, 410-312-0214. Hamburgers, chicken, turkey burgers, fajitas, pasta. L D $-$$
River Hill Sports Grille 6040 Daybreak Circle, Clarksville, 410-531-7900; www.riverhillsportsgrille.com. Homemade American cuisine, seafood, salads, soups and desserts. Happy hour Monday-Friday, 3-7 p.m. 24 HD TVs, private party room with big screen projector. Extensive bar featuring fine wines and craft beer with more than 10 rotating taps. Nightly specials, open mike Thursdays, live music Fridays. Outdoor seating. L D
Riverside Roastery & Espresso 8865 Stanford Blvd., 410-312-0004; 10227 Wincopin Circle, 410-772-3694; 8827; Centre Park Drive, 443-367-0105, Columbia. Coffee roasted on premises. Muffins, scones, bagels, soup, sandwiches, garden salads, desserts. Open daily. B L D $
Royal Taj 8874 McGaw Road, Columbia, 410-381-1111. Daily lunch buffet; dinner menu. Kids under age 5 eat free. L D
Ruby Tuesday 9071 Snowden Square Drive, Columbia, 410-312-0917; 6080 Daybreak Circle, Clarksville, 443-535-8797. American favorites with regional accents. Ribs, pasta, burgers, fajitas, salad bar.
Rudy’s Mediterranean Grill & Diner 7185 Columbia Gateway Drive, Columbia, 410-290-2004, 410-290-2010; fax 410-290-1126. Turkish, Greek and Italian specialties. Lamb, chicken, shrimp, salmon. Soups, salads, subs, wraps, burgers, sandwiches. Create your own pizza. Kids’ menu. B L D $-$$
The Rumor Mill Fusion Bar & Restaurant 8069 Tiber Alley, Ellicott City, 410-461-0041. Japanese American fusion, sushi, small plates, cocktails. Bar hours. Late-night happy hour 9 p.m. until closing. L D $-$$$$
Sakura Japanese Steak & Seafood House Enchanted Forest Shopping Center, 10040 Baltimore National Pike, Ellicott City, 410-203-0755. Japanese cuisine featuring chicken, steak, shrimp, scallop and lobster entrees prepared in teppan style. Variety of sushi, sashimi and rolls available. Lunch Express, Monday-Friday, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. L D $-$$$$
Second Chance Saloon 5888 Robert Oliver Place, Columbia, 443-545-5844; www.2ndchancesaloon.com. Homemade pub fare. Full menu includes burgers, wings, salads, pasta, tacos, poboys, wraps and seafood. 100 beers and full bar. Kids’ menu. Free trivia, Monday; open mike, Wednesday; karaoke, Thursday; live music, Friday and Saturday. L D
Sedona Grill 10805 Birmingham Way, Woodstock, 410-750-7200. Tex-Mex. burritos, tacos and enchiladas. American classics. Burgers, steak and cheese subs. Kids’ menu includes chicken fingers and hot dogs.
Serafino’s Italian Market Place 3419 Plum Tree Drive, Ellicott City, 410-465-7775. Deli items, gourmet pizza, gourmet subs, homemade dinners. B L D $-$$
Shanghai Tokyo Cafe 7185 Columbia Gateway Drive, Suite 8, 410-312-2888; www.shanghaitokyocafe.com. Sushi, Chinese cuisine. Closed Sundays. B L D
Shannon’s Saloon & Restaurant 9338 Baltimore National Pike, Ellicott City, 410-461-4588. Full-service menu, nightly specials featuring fresh seafood, steaks and pasta dishes. Happy hour, Monday-Friday, 4-7 p.m. Open daily. Sunday brunch. $-$$
Shanty Grille 3410 Plumtree Drive, Ellicott City, 410-465-9660; www.shantygrille.com. Fresh fish, crabmeat entrees, shrimp, steaks, pasta and seafood. Banquet room, carryout; catering; daily specials; kids’ menu. Sunday brunch. L D
Shin Chon Garden 8801 Baltimore National Pike, Lotte Shopping Area, Ellicott City, 410-461-3280. Traditional Korean cuisine, including barbecue, sushi. Table grills. Call for hours.
Sidamo Coffee and Tea 8180 Maple Lawn, Fulton, 301-483-3683.
Smokey’s & Uncle Grube’s BBQ Pit 7300 Roosevelt Blvd., Elkridge, 410-796-0024. Open-pit barbecue sandwiches; chili, ribs, soups and salads. Open Monday-Friday. B L $-$$
Smokin’ Hot Bar & Grille 2465 Route 97, Glenwood, 410-489-6001; www.smokinhotbarandgrille.com. Locally owned and operated. Fresh and homemade offerings. Nine homemade sauces. Daily and weekly specials. Full bar. Open daily. Live music Fridays and Saturdays beginning at 9 p.m. Kids’ menu includes meal, drink and ice cream. L D $-$$$