Baltimore is world famous for its crab houses, and getting some friends together to pick fresh crabs is a Baltimore tradition. Of course, crabs are not the only seafood delicacy Baltimore specializes in.
Psst… Try Baltimore’s Favorite Seafood Restaurants
Thames Street Oyster House
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Location: 1728 Thames St, Baltimore, MD 21231
Thames Street Oyster House is a classic oyster house set in the heart of historic Fells Point. Serving traditional and modern Maryland, Mid-Atlantic, and New England seafood with a spectacular à la carte raw bar
Psst… Enjoy Local Happy Hour in the bar Monday through Friday
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Location: 1727 E Pratt St, Baltimore, MD 21231
Angie’s Seafood Restaurant is a top choice seafood restaurant for casual dining in the Baltimore area. Situated in the Fells Point area of Baltimore, they offer some of the freshest local food around as well as certified Angus beef and fresh ingredients.
Photo courtesy of ©Fadley Seafood
Location: 203 N Paca St, Baltimore, MD 21201
Founded in 1886, Faidley Seafood is one of the oldest and best-known purveyors of fresh and prepared seafood in the Chesapeake region. What Faidley Seafood is best known for is its award-winning lump crab cakes. To eat one is to believe that you have tasted one of the best things on earth!
L. P. Steamers
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Location: 1100 E Fort Ave, Baltimore, MD 21230
L.P. Steamers is a family owned and managed crab shack that sits in a corner row house in Locust Point, Baltimore. Whether you’re a crab-picking newbie or you’ve been hammering and picking your whole life, L.P.’s is the place to visit!
Psst… L.P. Steamers facebook page for giveaway prizes!
Mams’s On The Half Shell
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Location: 2901 O’Donnell St, Baltimore, MD 21224
For a good start to a classic Baltimore meal at Mama’s, order a fried crab cake with mustard and our famous Orange Crush. Have a seat at the raw bar and just drift back into your best Baltimore memory!
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