McCormick & Schmick's Seafood - Baltimore

4.3
4581 Reviews
$30 and under
Seafood
McCormick & Schmick's Baltimore restaurant is uniquely designed to create an inviting, original and relaxed atmosphere, where guests can enjoy the highest quality dining experience. The menu is printed twice daily, featuring the signature “Fresh Fish” highlighting an impressive number of fresh seafood varieties, in addition to aged steaks, poultry, entrée salads and pasta. McCormick & Schmick's commitment to local freshness is apparent in the seasonally inspired dishes and regionally inspired preparations offered.
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Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
  • Sealed or wrapped utensils used
Physical Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
What 4581 people are saying
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4.3
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4.5
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80% of people would recommend it to a friend
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PattieP
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Everything was wonderful. The ambience was fantastic. We had the harbor view seating. And our waiter was very good.

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OpenTable Diner
Baltimore
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall3food2service4ambience4

The service was good but the food was cold!

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RL45
Washington DC
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Excellent Quality food and service. They go above and beyond to ensure that you are pleased. I’ll definitely be back again.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Location and food was greattt! Michael was such a kind, attentive and friendly waiter. Thanks for helping to make this Father’s Day special!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall3food1service4ambience3

There only two of us at our table. My friends selection was brought out 15 minutes before my order. So my friends plate was put back on the “salamander” to warm it up till my seared ahi was brought out, and that was disappointing as the ahi had not been seared only coated with seasoning.
I hadn’t been to McCormick & schmick’s since before Covid.
At this point don’t think I’ll go back, for sure not with the prices they charge, I expected better.

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MissKene
Washington DC
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall3food3service2ambience4

Upon arrival the host wasn't at the front, then we waited a few more minutes for them to locate the tablet to check our reservation. Another 15 mins for water (had to get up and ask for it). Waiter continuously made excuses for the delays (large tables, etc), but it was Father's Day, so the restaurant should have planned for a larger than usual crowd. Our reservation was at noon and we didn't receive our food until after 1:30pm. This restaurant is too expensive for poor service, unacceptable.

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vipEdelweiss04
London
15 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Very pleasant and food is good.

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JoeyG
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall3food3service3ambience3

Food was average not what it used to be. The ribeye steak (father day choice) was not that good. Service was fair. People were not that polite.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent experience

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OpenTable Diner
Washington DC
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

First time at this restaurant and we'll probably be back. Our servers were very pleasant and professional. The Rockfish, Blue Cobia, and herb chicken were delicious. One special diet was accommodated, which our guest appreciated. We ate outside because the weather was lovely, but the indoor dining room looked nice and was spacious.

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Conor
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall3food4service2ambience5

The staff was clearly not fully trained. The bar was backlogged and we didn't get our drinks until right before the entrees arrived. One drink glass was clearly unwashed - it had lipstick from a previous person on it. It seems like they are still getting back on their feet after the pandemic. Not worth what we paid. With that said, the outdoor seating and view is wonderful.

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RyWill
1 review
Dined on June 15, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was an amazing experience and we will definitely be back whenever coming to Baltimore. Juan was great!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on June 14, 2021
Overall5food4service3ambience5

Tee our server was amazing and chef Jones did excellent. We enjoyed our dinner, from the space, food music and service, it was amazing. I’d recommend to anyone.

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OpenTable Diner
Cincinnati
1 review
Dined on June 13, 2021
Overall1food1service1ambience5

The service was lacking. Restaurant was not busy at all but it was impossible to get our server to our table. Food was delivered and server took over 10 minutes to check on us after food delivery. Two out of three meals had errors. Steak was severely undercooked, lobster/shrimp meal was severely over cooked. No compensation was offered for meal or service incompetence.The quality was extremely poor given the restaurant reputation.

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LaurenceF
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on June 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Always a nice experience. Staff is attentive and helpful and food is just wonderful

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DasiaM
1 review
Dined on June 12, 2021
Overall1food3service1ambience4

This place is really not worth the money. Overpriced underwhelming food with weak drinks that take forever to come. And a waiter that code switched to be appealing to a group of black people aa if professional wasn’t good enough. I honestly wasted my money and it was not the experience I expected at all.

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TenilleT
Baltimore
1 review
Dined on June 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We were celebrating a graduation. Our waitress was great. She was very helpful and knowledgeable. The food amazing and it was cooked the way we asked. The chef even came to the table to congradulate my daughter. The family really enjoyed themselves.

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Lizjg
1 review
Dined on June 12, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Beautiful ambience and our server Blaje is awesome!

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OpenTable Diner
Columbus
1 review
Dined on June 6, 2021
Overall1food1service2ambience2

Food was cold. Service was slow.

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AnnicaH
1 review
Dined on June 5, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Dinner was superb! Service was quick and attentive. Price reasonable and overall a great experience!

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OpenTable Diner
Baltimore
1 review
Dined on June 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Beautiful setting, delicious food, attentive service, reasonable prices.

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Kane
Baltimore
10 reviews
Dined on June 3, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience5

Very nice. Nice crowd, but not crowded. Don’t know if the city still has capacity limits. Service was a little slow but it has been slow everywhere. Help wanted signs were posted. The server was very pleasant.

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vipcherryinthedmv
Washington DC
17 reviews
Dined on June 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My server was amazing and the manager Leigh was an absolute class act. The executive shelf Derrick was so amazing and presented my oysters Rockefeller like a Michelin star chef. I eat a lot a places and it was the best!

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Angie
Phoenix
1 review
Dined on June 1, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Michael is a great server and berry attentive.. Excellent service and great food

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vipAnnM
Milwaukee
4 reviews
Dined on May 30, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience5

The host seemed annoyed we were there. She talked to us with her hand pushed against her face leaning on her elbow.

Waiter- Blake- was great. Food wasn’t as good as normal but still better than most other places. I think maybe they were busy or something.

It was extremely loud but that was because of a large very obnoxious group behind us.

Would definitely go again. Usually you can’t miss with this place.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on May 30, 2021
Overall1food1service1ambience2

I went there with my family of 5 (2 adults and three children). We ordered a lot of food and was really disappointed with the quality. The calamari dish had more vegetables than calamari. The ahi tuna was not fresh. The shrimp scampi had too much wine (to the point it was inedible). The coleslaw was spoiled. Even the sprite was watered down. I would have complained more had our server been around. Really terrible dining experience all around. NEVER AGAIN!

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GailJ
1 review
Dined on May 29, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience5

Beautiful location and view. The food was beyond our expectatiin, very pleased. Our server did not meet our expectations, but, other staff members stepped in and we would return.

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TiffaniJ
1 review
Dined on May 29, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Omg the salmon with lemon butter sauce was delicious. My husband got the bone in rib eye steak rare and he absolutely loved it. He said it was the best steak he’d ever had. He didn’t have to put any steak sauce on it which is rare for him. He ate every last bite. Awesome date night at McCormick and Schmick! Awesome food!

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ScottK
1 review
Dined on May 29, 2021
Overall2food2service1ambience2

The food wasn’t fresh and the fried shrimp looked like it was thrown on the plate over fries. The waiter was unprofessional & left used plates on table throughout dinner.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Tampa
5 reviews
Dined on May 29, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience5

The staff was amazing! Food was good.

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BreeE
Washington DC
2 reviews
Dined on May 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great service and great food. The staff was outstanding and their service truly made my son's graduation lunch an enjoyable experience.

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OpenTable Diner
Baltimore
2 reviews
Dined on May 27, 2021
Overall2food4service1ambience4

There was unfortunately not enough staff to serve the small amount of patrons. The bar tender was also our waiter. Noted only three wait staff ( including bartender) and the manager. It was one of the waiters 1st day but he was experienced. It is understandable considering that all restaurants are struggling for staff but it was disappointing since it was a celebratory event for the group.
I won’t be returning any time soon and hopefully they will replenish their staff and reputation.

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TappedOut
1 review
Dined on May 25, 2021
Overall2food3service1ambience4

Took my wife and another couple out her birthday and it was Not the place I’ve been use to. Ordered drinks that never came, ordered champagne but no chill bucket had to ask for and bread. Never paid so much for such poor service. Food was good but had better at different McCormick and Schlick. Spoke with manger, oh well.

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CarlaC
1 review
Dined on May 23, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Th gentleman at the door that sat us at our table was sharply dress and kind and friendly. My waitress Mrs T was wondering friendly and kind. You can tell that she has been a phenomenal waitress from the time you get to your table to you are ready to leave. Mrs T kept my drinks coming when I asked and my food was hot Mrs T make my visit wonderful.

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Britainy
Washington DC
3 reviews
Dined on May 22, 2021
Overall2food4service1ambience4

When we arrived I thought it was still very warm so asked to be seated outside. Our waiter was a tall Black gentleman, he asked us what we wanted to drink and We both wanted water... he seemed agitated from the start, as if we had inconvenienced him or like he didn’t want to be there. His tone alone (mind you he is wearing a mask). Before he could walk away we told him we had ample time to look over the menu and would like to order. He placed our orders and brought the water, we did not see him again until about 20 min later with the food. After seeing how small my portion was, my husband asked if he could order the crab cake to go. The waiter seemed apprehensive, started to say something underneath his breath and then finally said ok, turns away to put in the order. At this point I’m out of water.... but I don’t see him again until he brings the crab cake out. My husband noticed that another two couples were seated around 10pm and were brought fresh bread... so when he saw the waiter, he asked about this too. This waiter had the nerve to say bread needs to be requested, it’s not brought out automatically (not politely, very smug like). So my husband responded this is our first time here, how would we know that? Plus we have encountered you 2x’s since we got here, when were we suppose to ask? I did not like the waiter’s tone with my husband and I am sorry but as a black woman with a black man I DO expect better service from other black men and women. I asked to speak to the manager and the waiter responded: “I don’t know if you need to speak to the manager because of the bread situation or if there was something wrong with your food, I mean the food came out on time and I got you the drinks, I’m just doing my job” The audacity...so I politely explained that it has been his attitude from the moment he approached our table...He didn’t tell us his name, he didn’t ask us if it was our first time or anything. The manager did discount our food and was very empathetic.

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Kathy
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on May 22, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had a lovely evening. Linens on tables. Full service which was very good. Friendly. Candle light. Loved our meals. Shrimp kisses and Sea Bass. Berry Mojito and Cherry Mule.

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KateK
1 review
Dined on May 22, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food and service is the best. Kids friendly. Great location overlooking the water.

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Beverly
San Francisco
7 reviews
Dined on May 22, 2021
Overall3food4service2ambience3

Atmosphere was nice. They had everyone spaced pretty far apart for Covid. The service was very slow, getting a drink took quite awhile! My husbands dinner was cold , but my steak was great! Our server was wonderful and sweet , I don’t think it was her fault!
Overall we had a nice night. Our 50 Wedding Anniversary Celebration!

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OpenTable Diner
Richmond
1 review
Dined on May 22, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Overall great restaurant. Food was tasty and service was awesome. Highly recommend.

EK
ElizabethK
1 review
Dined on May 21, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Our server Nick was awesome. He was very nice and stayed on top of things. Great personality.

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McCormick & Schmick's Seafood - Baltimore is rated 4.3 stars by 4581 OpenTable diners.

McCormick & Schmick's Seafood - Baltimore does offer gift cards which you can purchase here https://www.landrysinc.com/giftcards/default.asp.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.

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