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Best Seafood Restaurants in Towson


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A photo of Bluestone restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Timonium
Booked 32 times today
Bluestone embodies the heart of Seafood cuisine, garnering consistent praise for its mouthwatering menu offerings. Reviews highlight dishes such as the Seafood Acqua Pazza—laden with scallops, shrimp, and mussels—and the Crisfield Seafood Stew as particularly outstanding. Frequent patrons attest to the excellence of not only the food, but of the attentive service, ambiance, and overall value. Unique seafood entrees such as the Firecracker Salmon and the Seafood Omelet have been cited as well received alternatives when popular picks are unavailable. With everything from appetizers to desserts being lauded, Bluestone clearly excels in providing a comprehensive, satisfying dining experience.
A photo of the Gourmet at Kenilworth restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Towson
Booked 11 times today
The Gourmet at Kenilworth, located in Towson, has earned a reputation as an exceptional seafood restaurant. Evident from numerous reviews, visitors rave about the freshness and variety of their seafood dishes, with accolades going to their Maryland Crab Soup, Shrimp & Grits, and a variety of fish dishes. Service is frequently described as outstanding and attentive. The ambience is consistently praised, contributing to an overall excellent dining experience. Whether it's a casual dinner or a special occasion, patrons assure they'll return, marking The Gourmet at Kenilworth as a go-to spot for seafood lovers. Its excellent culinary offerings and top-notch service make this dining hotspot not to be missed.
A photo of Gertrude's - Baltimore restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Charles Village
Booked 48 times today
Located in the heart of Charm City, Gertrude's - Baltimore is a must-visit for any lover of American cuisine. Known for its mastery in cooking, baking, and cocktail concoction, Gertrude's never fails to impress. The restaurant offers a wide variety of mouth-watering dishes, such as seafood gumbo, rockfish imperial with mashed potatoes, and a celebrated crab cake appetizer. Guests praise Gertrude's for its lovely setting, especially the beautiful sculpture garden which offers an incredible ambiance. The service is noted as exceptional, with reviewers highlighting the attentive and friendly staff. Whether for a special occasion or a casual lunch, Gertrude's provides a memorable dining experience, ensuring guests keep coming back for more.
A photo of The Valley Inn restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Towson
Booked 59 times today
The Valley Inn, based in the Baltimore area, stands as a popular choice for American cuisine lovers. Delighting patrons with its outstanding crab cakes, the freshest seafood, and excellent steak, the restaurant's high-quality food and beverages are often highlighted in reviews. The ambiance and décor contribute to its cozy appeal, offering both indoor and outdoor seating options. Praised for great service, whether it's protecting customers from potential rain or providing knowledgeable menu advice, the wait staff is frequently lauded. The Atlas Group ownership has seen the restaurant evolve positively, with noticeable exterior facelifts being appreciated by many. One thing is certain - whether it's for lunch, dinner, or a special occasion, The Valley Inn doesn't disappoint.
A photo of Pappas Restaurant - Parkville restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Parkville
Pappas Restaurant - Parkville stands out as a premier seafood destination in Baltimore. Blending tradition with innovation, the restaurant consistently serves up mouthwatering and fresh seafood dishes, with special mention to the crab cake, often billed as one of the best. Pappas' jumbo lump meat cakes are lauded for their sweet and fresh taste, with very little filler, delivering a truly remarkable crab cake experience at modest prices. Other seafood options like broiled scallops, fried clams and their seafood platter also receive high praise. The service and ambiance of the restaurant are also consistently applauded, contributing to its reputation as a quality seafood establishment.
A photo of Michael's Cafe restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Timonium
Booked 30 times today
Michael's Cafe in Timonium captures the essence of Contemporary American cuisine perfectly. Patrons laud its fresh seafood dishes, notably the crab cakes and coconut shrimp, served generously and paired with unique, thoughtful sauces. Reviewers also appreciate the slightly upscale yet comfortable ambiance, making it an excellent choice for both casual dining and celebratory occasions. The brunch menu has also received high praises, particularly the Classic Benny with perfectly poached eggs. The service is consistently noted as exceptional - attentive, welcoming, and adding insightful recommendations for dishes and drinks. Consistent positive feedback underlines Michael's Cafe as a favourite among locals and visitors alike.
A photo of Citron restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Seafood • Towson
Booked 6 times today
Citron is highly lauded by food enthusiasts as splendid example of American cuisine. Located in the beautiful setting of Quarry Lake in Pikesville, this establishment takes pride in not only its food, but also its remarkable service. Celebrated for delivering an amazing dining experience, Citron consistently impresses visitors with their delectable menu and attentive waitstaff. The views at Citron are equally praised for adding an extra layer of allure to the atmosphere. Whether it be a romantic date, a special birthday, or a regular day, Citron ensures an unforgettable culinary experience. It's a testament to the glowing reviews it received, such as "Charles Levine has successfully put together a dream dining experience!" and "We've loved this restaurant since our first visit years ago. The food is outstanding".
A photo of Ethel's Creole Kitchen restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Northwest Baltimore
Booked 2 times today
Ethel's Creole Kitchen is a locally owned and operated restaurant specializing in upscale casual dining, fine cocktails, and good times! Our award winning Gumbo and Jambalaya are not to be missed, but the depth of our cuisine doesn't stop there. Chef Ed and Chef Nick are always cooking up seasonal specials and new flavors utilizing fresh seafood, cajun creole staples, smoked / grilled meats, and local products. We also offer a full bar with plenty of signature cocktails, fine wines, and great beers. In the spring, summer, and fall join us for candle lit open patio and outdoor dinning in addition to our regular cozy indoor seating. Great for date nights and family dinners! A Few Signature Dishes and Drinks: Maryland Crabcakes, Pan Bronzed Rockfish, Crab Dip, Gumbo, Jambalaya, Sazerac, Vieux Carre, Shimp and Smoked Brisket Mac and Cheese, Fried Crawfish Grits, Baby Back Ribs
A photo of Mother's North Grille restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Lutherville
Booked 5 times today
Mother's North Grille is highly acclaimed for its quintessential American cuisine. This establishment has received numerous positive reviews, praising not just the food, but the overall dining experience. Customers rave about the amazing service, with the staff being described as very friendly and attentive. The food is commended as great, delicious, and even "over the top", with particular praise for a variety of dishes such as the Turkey Green Machine salad, the bacon sampler appetizer, and the salmon special. Beyond food and service, the atmosphere—a key element of dining experiences—is often mentioned as welcoming and fun, with many customers expressing their intent to return.
A photo of Ambassador Dining Room restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Tuscany-Canterbury
Booked 5 times today
Located near John's Hopkins University, the Ambassador Dining Room is renowned for its excellent Indian cuisine offered in a lovely setting. Reviewers frequently praise it as their favorite Indian restaurant in college, serving delicious classic Indian dishes with fresh ingredients and vivid spices. The atmosphere is often described as "surprising" being tucked away in a residential area, with a beautiful outdoor patio and courtyard that create a unique dining experience. The food quality is always consistent and is unanimously considered some of the best Indian food in Maryland. The Ambassador Dining Room is also celebrated for its excellent customer service, with reviewers often mentioning the friendly staff and owners who go out of their way to care for their guests. The food, service, and ambiance combine to make the Ambassador Dining Room the top choice for Indian cuisine in Baltimore.
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