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The Tavern at Fire Station 1

8131 Georiga Ave, Silver Spring, United States



Where good people and good food come together.  The Firestation 1 - Restaurant and Bar

Proudly owned and operated in the original location of the first firehouse in Silver Spring, MD. Retired firefighter Jeremy Gruber began his firefighting and EMS career at Fire Station 1 and nearly a quarter of a century later he’s the proud owner of the newly renovated family friendly Restaurant and Bar. The Fire Station features  menu items prepared daily including our fresh dough pizzas which are then baked in our stone deck oven. Our chefs can create menu items to meet gluten free or other dietary restrictions. Our wonderful selection of craft beers is created locally at several breweries including Red Brick Station. We use local fresh vegetables whenever in season and have a number of vegetarian menu options.Our meat is certified Angus beef for exceptional quality. Our savory ice cream comes from Silver Spring area favorites Gifford’s and Great Falls. Maryland favorite Old Bay spice gives character to our wing selections and adds a dash of flavor to our homemade potato chips.
Inside we are an eco friendly facility as recognized by the State of Maryland. Our floors are made of bamboo and the low voltage LED lighting is state of the art. We feature the largest outdoor restaurant patio space in Silver Spring we also provide Free WiFi so you can stay connected.

Our Commitment to the community extends to local groups, non profits and schools with the opportunity to participate in our fundraising program. The Fire Station 1 has the largest event space in the city with affordable packages designed to help make your Bar/Bat Mitzvah, Rehearsal Dinner, Reunion, Soccer Party, Birthday or Celebration of any kind a success. Make your event memorable when you partner with Fire Station 1.