100 Baltimore / Maryland Restaurants to Love This Valentine's Day

Whether your idea of a good time is a fancy, festive dinner out or cold sesame noodles and binge-watching on the couch, we're here to help you find it—since the greatest love of all is the love of food. Dig in.

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Restaurants:Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant - Annapolis, Stanford Grill - Columbia, Oceanaire Seafood Room - Baltimore
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:Contemporary American, Seafood
Neighborhoods:Annapolis, Columbia, Inner Harbor
Party Size
For 2
Date
Time
7:00 PM

Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant - Annapolis

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Annapolis
4,347 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Notable Wine List
  • Great for Lunch
Always a great tasting and dining experience at Coopers Hawk!
Notable Wine List in Baltimore / Maryland
26 people mentioned the Calamari
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Stanford Grill - Columbia

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Columbia
6,442 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Lunch
  • Good for a Date
Great food, huge portions, and attentive service. We had the rattlesnake pasta, pot pie, and seared ahi salad. We ate in the side room adjacent to the outdoor tent. The windows werRead more
Most Booked in Baltimore / Maryland
171 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Oceanaire Seafood Room - Baltimore

$$$$·Seafood·
Inner Harbor
3,797 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Fit for Foodies
Service provided by our wait staff, Antonio, was impeccable.
Seafood in Baltimore / Maryland
121 people mentioned the Baked Alaska

Bluestone

$$$$·Seafood·
Timonium
5,399 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Lunch
  • Neighborhood Gem
Great food and service! Love the three course special!!
Seafood in Baltimore / Maryland
147 people mentioned the Crab Soup
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Chart House Restaurant - Annapolis

$$$$·Seafood·
Annapolis
5,688 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
An outstanding evening at the chart house! Thank you Sarah for the great service and making the anniversary celebration even more special! Well done!
Scenic View in Baltimore / Maryland
153 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Victoria Gastro Pub

$$$$·International·
Columbia
2,733 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Great for Lunch
Great experience as always. Great food, tons of variety, and I love the outdoor seating area. A reliable, local fave :)
224 people mentioned the Duck Fat Fries

Barrett's Grill

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Hunt Valley
2,759 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
Delicious Lunch Outdoors on a beautiful Fall Day - what's not to like? Barrett's Restaurant Week's menu was a great deal at $21. and our waiter, Mike's recommendations lived up toRead more
Great for Lunch in Baltimore Suburbs
44 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Citron

$$$$·American·
Towson
1,613 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
  • Scenic View
The food was good however the macaroni was not as good as it looked - little warm. Need new recipe.
Best Ambiance in Baltimore Suburbs
13 people mentioned the Calamari
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Rusty Scupper - Baltimore

$$$$·Seafood·
Inner Harbor
7,327 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
Ask for a seat next to a window. You will not be disappointed.
Seafood in Baltimore / Maryland
168 people mentioned the Crab Soup
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Cypriana

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Hampden
1,047 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Groups
  • Good for Anniversaries
Server was super Enjoyed our diner presentation. Salad separately followed by small plates. Then main course
52 people mentioned the Pita
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Woodberry Kitchen

$$$$·Farm-to-table·
Downtown
11,425 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
Their team has done such a beautiful job of outdoor dining! We loved it.
146 people mentioned the Chicken Biscuit
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Creole de Graw

$$$$·Creole·
Havre De Grace
403 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Casual
  • Fit for Foodies
The food and service were fantastic. Looking forward to next time!
Great for Brunch in Baltimore / Maryland
9 people mentioned the Jambalaya
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George Martin's Grillfire - Hanover, Maryland

$$$$·American·
Hanover
1,693 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Casual
  • Good for a Date
George Martin’s GrilleFire is a hidden Gem!…My wife and I have frequented this prestigious, quality restaurant since it’s inception. Never once have we even come close to being diRead more
Hot Spot in Baltimore Suburbs
173 people mentioned the Cotton Candy
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Tersiguel's French Country Restaurant

$$$$·French·
Ellicott City
2,141 reviews
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
The service was spectacular. The waiter was able to answer any questions and showed an all encompassing knowledge of the menu. The waiter also was able to describe the dishes whichRead more
23 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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The Alehouse Columbia

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Columbia
1,099 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Casual
  • Kid-friendly
Had a fantastic brunch here this weekend. Food was great and the bottomless mimosa/Bellini/Bloody Mary bar was very cool.
Kid Friendly in Baltimore / Maryland
15 people mentioned the Mac Cheese

Ruth's Chris Steak House - Pikesville

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Pikesville
2,296 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Romantic
Everything about this visit was outstanding. The food, the wine, the cocktails and the service were all wonderful.
19 people mentioned the Petite Filet

The Prime Rib - Baltimore (The Original)

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Downtown
4,220 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
Delicious food, experienced waiter and lovely atmosphere equal a wonderful experience!
Best Ambiance in Baltimore / Maryland
1,593 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Gertrude's - Baltimore

$$$$·American·
Charles Village
6,255 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Great for Lunch
  • Special Occasion
We try to include a lunch at Gertrude’s every time we visit Baltimore (from West Coast). Recommend outdoor seating, which feels like you’re in the middle of a sculpture garden.
Great for Brunch in Baltimore
118 people mentioned the Crab Soup
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Carpaccio Tuscan Kitchen

$$$$·Italian·
Annapolis
1,806 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
Great food. Great wine list. Everyone enjoyed their meal. Had to put several tables together for our group of 6, but not a huge deal. Might have been better to be seated at a larRead more
Best Overall in Greater Annapolis
28 people mentioned the Calamari

Pappas Restaurant - Cockeysville

$$$$·Seafood·
Hunt Valley
2,113 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Lunch
Pappas was Great!!!! We went to Pappas to celebrate my mothers birthday. The reservation was originally for 6 and ended up being for 24!!! They were so accommodating, let me chanRead more
Seafood in Baltimore / Maryland
37 people mentioned the Crab Soup

The Capital Grille - Baltimore

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Downtown
3,391 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
If I were to imagine a better dinner, I could not have.
Best Service in Baltimore / Maryland
48 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Sullivan's Steakhouse - Baltimore

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Inner Harbor
2,577 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Groups
I came to Sullivan’s for my birthday and my night was great. All of the staff were wonderful and made me feel very special. I thank them all for making my birthday night a blast.
74 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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LIBERATORE’S Ristorante & Catering - Timonium

$$$$·Italian·
Timonium
1,004 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Groups
The black bean soup was fantastic! The spaghetti and meatballs were very good. The veal saltimbocca could have been much better. One of the four pieces served was very good but theRead more
15 people mentioned the Crab Soup
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Birroteca - Baltimore

$$$$·Italian·
Hampden
2,185 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
  • Casual
Loved the outdoor seating area on a nice fall day. Great food and service throughout!
Italian in Baltimore / Maryland
132 people mentioned the Calamari
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Blue Hill Tavern

$$$$·American·
Canton
2,885 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Great for Lunch
Took my girlfriend their for her birthday and had a great time
Best Overall in Baltimore / Maryland
43 people mentioned the Calamari
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The Elkridge Furnace Inn

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Elkridge
2,467 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
My wife and I married here and have gone back for a few anniversaries. The service is always great and the food is consistently amazing.
Special Occasion in Baltimore / Maryland
31 people mentioned the French Onion Soup
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By The Docks

$$$$·Seafood·
Essex
1,337 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Special Occasion
  • Worth the Drive
The food was excellent. Their crab cakes are THE BEST. Have eaten here before and chose it to celebrate our Anniversary.
Good for Groups in Baltimore Suburbs
22 people mentioned the Crab Soup

Sabatino's

$$$$·Italian·
Little Italy
2,220 reviews
  • Authentic
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
We drove an hour to enjoy a bookmaker salad. It was wonderful as always. Portions are very generous, dinner was delicious and always tastes home made. Special consideration was gRead more
Neighborhood Gem in Baltimore
76 people mentioned the Garlic Bread

The Food Market - Hampden

$$$$·American·
Hampden
4,289 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
My Girlfriend & I had yet another successful experience at The Food Market. It was relatively crowded for a Thursday so make reservations. We were seated right away and our Waiter Read more
American in Baltimore / Maryland
95 people mentioned the Pretzel

Nantuckets Restaurant

$$$$·American·
Fenwick Island
2,068 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Anniversaries
Our first visit back in 2+ years. Did not disappoint. Service and food were excellent, wished we lived closer.
Most Booked in Ocean City / Delaware Shore
25 people mentioned the Rack Lamb
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Ruth's Chris Steak House - Pier 5

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Inner Harbor
1,918 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Fit for Foodies
The food was perfect, and our server Ron, was outstanding!
Notable Wine List in Baltimore
20 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Bygone

$$$$·American·
Harbor East
1,904 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Scenic View
Espectacular place, amazing food and exellent wines
Scenic View in Baltimore
20 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Sotto Sopra

$$$$·Italian·
Mt. Vernon
2,848 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Romantic
Excellent as usual. We reserved a table but elected to eat at the bar. Bartender was very friendly, professional and courteous. Veal stuffed pasta and rabbit were both outstandiRead more
Italian in Baltimore / Maryland
34 people mentioned the Calamari
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Linwoods

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Owings Mills
3,716 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Fit for Foodies
We LOVE Linwood’s. The food & service are always exceptional!
Contemporary American in Baltimore / Maryland
45 people mentioned the Shrimp Grits

Corner Stable - Cockeysville

$$$$·American·
Hunt Valley
1,087 reviews
  • Bar Seating
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
I ate at the Bar and had my usual Tuesday night dinner special: 2 Large Chicken Breasts, Buffalo Hot Sauce, Cole Slaw and a Large Merlot. All was very tasty.
American in Baltimore Suburbs
15 people mentioned the Fried Chicken

McCormick & Schmick's Seafood - Baltimore

$$$$·Seafood·
Downtown
4,440 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Scenic View
  • Waterfront
The oysters were outstanding, the pink lady and Connecticut blue point were the favorites between my boyfriend and I. I had the cobia and it was prepared nicely and the boyfriend hRead more
Scenic View in Baltimore
45 people mentioned the Calamari

Cafe Normandie

$$$$·French·
Annapolis
1,904 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Romantic
Food was generally excellent. The honey dijon house salad dressing was superb, the most delicately flavored I have ever had, but the salad itself was too wet. My son felt the same Read more
Best Food in Greater Annapolis
24 people mentioned the French Onion Soup
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LIBERATORE'S Ristorante & Catering - Bel Air

$$$$·Italian·
Bel Air
612 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
The Chicken Giovanni didn't have much flavor and my wife was a bit disappointed in that meal. I had shrimp and scallops and it was very good in that brandy sauce.
Good for Groups in Baltimore Suburbs
5 people mentioned the Calamari

Iron Bridge Wine Company - Columbia

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Columbia
4,392 reviews
  • Notable Wine List
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
We really enjoyed our dinner here last night. The wait stuff was very attentive & they even gave us nice anniversary acknowledgment, which was so nice. The food & wine was excellenRead more
Notable Wine List in Baltimore / Maryland
54 people mentioned the Calamari

Lewnes' SteakHouse

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Annapolis
2,421 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Romantic
Food is among the best I’ve had anywhere. Best steak I’ve ever eaten. Highly recommend.
Best Food in Baltimore / Maryland
41 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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LIBERATORE’S Ristorante & Catering - Eldersburg

$$$$·Italian·
Eldersburg
573 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Authentic
  • Casual
One of our favorite local restaurants. Always enjoy the food.
9 people mentioned the Calamari

SoBo Cafe

$$$$·American·
Federal Hill
900 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Casual
  • Great for Lunch
Always a good experience
Neighborhood Gem in Baltimore / Maryland
35 people mentioned the Chicken Pot Pie

EJ's Provision Co

$$$$·Seafood·
Laurel
91 reviews
  • Casual
  • Good for a Date
  • Bar Seating
My husband and I took this opportunity to sneak in a date while our children enjoyed their Middle school’s Valentine’s Day dance. We would’ve gone to BJ’s brew house, but hubby fRead more
4 people mentioned the Hush Puppies
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Cinghiale

$$$$·Italian·
Harbor East
2,083 reviews
  • Notable Wine List
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
My wife and I went on a Monday and had phenomenal service. Are meals were excellent and I would highly recommend.
21 people mentioned the Calamari
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Pappas Restaurant - Glen Burnie

$$$$·Seafood·
Annapolis
435 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Good for Groups
  • Neighborhood Gem
They have the best crab cakes. The bar drinks aren't great but if you're not a drinker the food is amazing.
16 people mentioned the Crab Soup
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RA Sushi Bar Restaurant - Baltimore, MD

$$$$·Japanese·
Harbor East
669 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Bar Seating
  • Casual
Great view, great service and great food
Late Night Find in Baltimore
11 people mentioned the Viva Las Vegas Roll

Michael's Cafe

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Timonium
1,966 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Lunch
  • Casual
I took my wife to Michael's for her birthday. Our meal and server were outstanding. Will be back soon! Rick Dusek
Neighborhood Gem in Baltimore Suburbs
45 people mentioned the Crab Soup

George Martin's Vivo Italian Kitchen and Wine Bar

$$$$·Italian·
Hanover
569 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Groups
  • Fit for Foodies
Anniversary. But really we waited well over a year for you to open since you closed at the start of the pandemic. We had been looking forward to it. This is a regular go to spot fRead more
38 people mentioned the Calamari
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Pairings Bistro

$$$$·Farm-to-table·
Bel Air
1,841 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Notable Wine List
  • Good for a Date
We sat at an awkward table but we had the nicest waiter ever!
Notable Wine List in Baltimore / Maryland
75 people mentioned the Crab Soup

Blackwall Hitch - Annapolis

$$$$·American·
Annapolis
1,818 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Great for Lunch
  • Special Occasion
Good was very good! Service was great! Beautiful restaurant!
Good for Groups in Greater Annapolis
21 people mentioned the Crab Dip

Fallston Barrel House

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Fallston
262 reviews
  • Casual
  • Good for Groups
  • Vibrant Bar Scene
Austin was great! Very helpful and patient! Great food 😁
Hot Spot in Baltimore / Maryland
4 people mentioned the Shrimp Grits

Blue Moon

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Rehoboth Beach
3,976 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
Always our go to restaurant for special occasions!
Hot Spot in Ocean City / Delaware Shore
1,104 people mentioned the Blue Moon

One Eleven Main

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Bel Air
958 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
Excellent food, service, wine and ambiance- a local gem for all occasions
18 people mentioned the Bread Pudding
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The Point in Towson

$$$$·Gastro Pub·
Towson
305 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for Groups
Great dinner. Went for restaurant week and pleasantly surprised by the quantity and quality of the food. Everything was delicious, our server was attentive and the entrees had fuRead more
Great for Brunch in Baltimore Suburbs
3 people mentioned the Cheese Steak
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Pappas Restaurant - Parkville

$$$$·Seafood·
Parkville
1,592 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Good for Groups
  • Special Occasion
Everything was nice. The waitress was available to accommodate our needs & she was very friendly & cordial. I had my appetite for a food that you did not have. But I was able to suRead more
Great for Lunch in Baltimore / Maryland
27 people mentioned the Crab Imperial

Tino's Italian Bistro

$$$$·Italian·
Columbia
1,046 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Notable Wine List
  • Good for a Date
Never disappoints. Excellent food, great service awesome location. Food came out a bit later than usual but was so yummy
Neighborhood Gem in Baltimore Suburbs
9 people mentioned the Chicken Marsala
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Eden

$$$$·American·
Rehoboth Beach
2,105 reviews
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
What a LOVELY evening! Great staff and Great food! A must do in Rehoboth!
Notable Wine List in Ocean City / Delaware Shore
29 people mentioned the Key Lime Pie
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AIDA Bistro & Wine Bar

$$$$·Italian·
Columbia
2,276 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Good for Anniversaries
Blackened mahi was delicious as was burrata and calamari starter. Wonderful Pinot noir and terrific service. Will be back soon!
Notable Wine List in Baltimore / Maryland
32 people mentioned the Calamari
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Kona Grill - Baltimore

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Inner Harbor
1,976 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Casual
  • Special Occasion
Nakeisha, our server was excellent!!
Kid Friendly in Baltimore
28 people mentioned the Macadamia Nut Chicken

Level Small Plates Lounge

$$$$·American·
Annapolis
1,891 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
Food was delicious, service was excellent, cocktails were strong and interesting!
Best Overall in Greater Annapolis
26 people mentioned the Shrimp Grits

Gordon Ramsay Steak - Horseshoe Casino Baltimore

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Federal Hill
1,454 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
It was a wonderful experience for my wife's birthday
Notable Wine List in Baltimore
34 people mentioned the Sticky Toffee Pudding
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Hersh's

$$$$·Italian·
Federal Hill
915 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
Dinner was great as usual!! The meatballs are the best and whatever seasonal appetizer is always a must. My husband and I shared the hamburger which was outstanding and the MargariRead more
Best Overall in Baltimore / Maryland
18 people mentioned the Pistachio Pizza
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Liberatore's Ristorante & Catering - Perry Hall

$$$$·Italian·
Perry Hall
325 reviews
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Groups
Everybody was very happy with food selection and our server Nick did an outstanding job. 👍🏻👍🏻
3 people mentioned the Calamari

Magdalena

$$$$·Bistro·
Mt. Vernon
845 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Notable Wine List
  • Romantic
Exceeded our expectations! What a hidden gem in Baltimore!
Best Ambiance in Baltimore / Maryland
5 people mentioned the Amuse Bouche
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Lebanese Taverna - Baltimore

$$$$·Middle Eastern·
Harbor East
1,265 reviews
  • Waterfront
  • Authentic
  • Casual
Very enjoyable and tasty. Definitely recommend this restaurant.
Kid Friendly in Baltimore
25 people mentioned the Mezze

Glyndon Grill

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Glyndon
1,033 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Lunch
  • Special Occasion
Food is always consistent. Love it here.
Neighborhood Gem in Baltimore / Maryland
19 people mentioned the Chicken Pot Pie