Craving a killer crab cake? Howard County has it. In search of a sizable steak? Got you covered. Have a loved one with dietary restrictions? Even then, the dining options are plentiful.
More than 2,000 voters shared their recommendations for the county's best cuisine in this year's Best Restaurants readers' choice poll. And the consensus is clear: no matter your tastes, you can't lose.
Editor's note: Winners and honorable mentions were determined by popular vote. Readers were invited to vote online in June. Find the official rules here.
Al fresco Clyde's of Columbia
Honorable mentions: The White Oak Tavern Tino's Italian Bistro Luna Bella