Welcome to The Turn House restaurant in Columbia, Maryland. Executive Chef and Owner, Thomas Zippelli brings local flavors and fare to the Howard County area. Thomas Zippelli graduated with a bachelor degree in Culinary Arts from Johnson and Wales University. For three years Thomas worked under Chef Daniel Humm at Eleven Madison Park in New York City and then for another 2.5 years under Chef Thomas Keller at the French Laundry. Chef Zippell’s farm to table style of cuisine keeps his menu local, fresh and seasonally inspired. We look forward to providing a unique and tasty dining experience for everyone who visits. Chef Zippelli’s menu changes frequently and he is passionately sharing his message, EAT LOCAL! Dine with us while showing support for your own community and find out just how tasty local can be!