The Barking Dog Bethesda

4723 Elm Street, Bethesda, MD 20814


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Bites to Share

Crispy Chicken Strips

Served with honey mustard sauce and house cut fries. Also available Buffalo style, 4 per order


Loaded Tots

Pulled pork or chicken, cheese sauce and BBQ sauce


Mac & Cheese Bites

Ancho chipotle dip, 8 per order


Maryland Crab Dip

Maryland blue crab blended with three cheeses and Old Bay® served with tortilla chips


Mozzarella Sticks

Crispy battered mozzarella sticks served with homemade marinara sauce, 6 per order


Pub Soft Pretzels

Served with spicy brown beer mustard and cheese dip. 2 per order



Grilled flank steak or house smoked chicken with sides of guacamole, pico de gallon sour cream.


Red Neck Nachos

Pulled smoked pork or chicken, cheese sauce, BBQ sauce, onions and jalapeños


South Western Chicken Quesadilla Rolls

spicy chicken & cheese with pico de gallo and guacamole, 5 per order



Available: Buffalo, Cajun Dry, Bourbon BBQ, Ancho Chipotle, Old Bay , Jamaican Jerk. 10 Per Order


Between Bread

Served with fries and a pickle spear

Bacon Blue Burger

Topped with smoked bacon and melty blue cheese


Buffalo Chicken Sandwich

Chicken breast lightly breaded and fried. Then tossed in our wing sauce and served on a Kaiser roll with side of bleu cheese dressing


Cajun Chicken Caesar Wrap

Grilled chicken breast, lettuce and parmesan cheese with Caesar dressing


Chesapeake Burger

Housemade crab dip


Chicken BLT

Grilled chicken breast, bacon, lettuce, tomato, american cheese on multi-grain toast


Chili Burger

Topped with home-made chili, onion rings and cheddar


Dog House Burger

Lettuce and tomato and pickles. 75 cents for additional toppings


Grilled Bacon, Tomato and Cheese

Served on multi grain toast


Hickory Burger

BBQ sauce, bacon and cheddar cheese


Philly Cheese Steak

Grilled chopped ribeye and onions with American cheese, lettuce, tomato and mayo


Pulled BBQ

House smoked pork or chicken piled high served on a Kaiser roll with cole slaw


Turkey Avocado Wrap

Smoked turkey, pepper jack cheese, lettuce, tomato and fresh avocado


Veggie Burger

Made in house, topped with grilled mushroom and pepper jack cheese


Additional toppings $.75 each: cheeses, onions, bacon, mushrooms, peppers and jalapeños


Served 3 per order with fries

Buffalo Chicken


Cheese Burger


Smoked BBQ Chicken


Smoked Pulled BBQ Pork



Barb's Cob Salad

Grilled chicken breast, tomato, bleu cheese crumbles, peanuts, sun-dried cranberries over mixed greens with raspberry vinaigrette


Black and Bleu Steak Salad

Blackened grilled flank steak, bleu cheese crumbles, tomatoes, cucumbers, red onions, garlic croutons over greens with bleu cheese dressing


Buffalo Chicken Salad

Crispy fried tenders tossed in our wing sauce with tomatoes, cucumbers, red onions, garlic croutons and bleu cheese crumbles over greens with bleu cheese dressing


Cajun Chicken Caesar Salad

Grilled Cajun chicken breast over hearts of romaine with parmesan and croutons


Chicken Avocado Salad

Grilled chicken, fresh avocado, pico de gallo, cilantro vinaigrette


Grilled Salmon Spinach Salad

Grilled salmon loin, tomato, red onions, garlic croutons and ranch dressing


Santa Fe BBQ Chicken Salad

BBQ chicken breast, pico de gallo, avocado, red onion and ranch dressing


Dressings: Balsamic Vinaigrette, Bleu Cheese, Ranch, Honey Mustard, Feta Vinaigrette and Raspberry Vinaigrette

Knife & Fork

Bourbon Salmon

Grilled Salmon loin brushed with bourbon BBQ sauce, served with house cut fries and a side salad


Crab Cake Dinner

2 homemade crab cakes, lightly fried and served with house cut fries and coleslaw


Curry Chicken

Two chicken breasts simmered in spicy curry sauce over wild rice


Fish & Chips

Breaded cod deep fried, served with house cut fries and coleslaw


Steak and Fries

Beef grilled flank steak topped with gravy served with French fries


Hot Dogs

Served with bay chips

Bacon Dog

Wrapped in bacon and topped with yellow mustard and onions


Barking Dog

Kraut and spicy mustard


Carolina Dog

Pulled smoked pork, BBQ sauce and coleslaw


Chili Dog

Home-made chili, cheddar and onions


Junkyard dog

Chili, kraut, jalapeños, bacon and pico de gallo


Taco Dog

Cheese sauce, pico de gallo, jalapeños and sour cream



Served separately

  • House Cut Fries $6
  • Old Bay® Chips $6
  • Bowl of Chili $7
  • Soup of the Day $7
  • Side House Salad $8
  • Side Caesar Salad $8

Shout Outs

Huge heartfelt thanks to you both for making our special evening so wonderful for the boys and their families. Everyone agreed that it was the best water polo team dinner that we have ever had! The food was great, your organization and set up was superb.

Gonzaga Water Polo

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