According to Celtic music aficionados, this Fells Point pub is the place to go in Baltimore to hear authentic Irish folk music. With its wood-paneled walls and gigantic oak bar, it's the perfect setting for hoisting a glass of Guinness or Harp and enjoying a jig or reel. The steady stream of Irish musicians is supplemented by local and national jazz, blues and zydeco acts. Fell's Point can be quite busy on weekends, so to enjoy the full homey effect of this place, visit during the week.
The hippest place in Baltimore to see an alternative rock band is this scruffy, but chic, midtown establishment. The bar itself is very small, so many patrons stand or sit in front of the tiny stage, or wander around the multi-colored second and third floors. The bands are either unsigned locals or independent-label acts. All play loud and fast.
This nightspot offers a breathtaking view of the city from the top floor of the old Belvedere Hotel. Settle in for happy hour and watch the dusk settle over the city as its lights gradually begin to twinkle on. The calm won't last much past 9pm though. That's when local dance bands take the stage, the disco ball begins to swirl and the club transforms into a slightly silly and thoroughly retro dance party. The 13th Floor also serves excellent bar food, including a small selection of delicious desserts.
While the pub offers a relaxed and informal atmosphere, reservations are suggested due to the extreme popularity! Located in the Beverly Hills area of Baltimore, Koco's Pub is known for their mouth-watering crab cakes, which can even be ordered in bulk and shipped overnight! The rest of their menu is comprised of various seafood options and a few land-lover dishes as well. The patrons are usually a mix of locals and well-informed tourists vying for the crabmeat laden, cakes in this hole-in-the-wall Baltimore establishment.
Featuring the largest beer selection in Maryland, Max's is the place to go to grab a cold drink, watch a sporting event, and have a fun and relaxing time altogether. Order a bite to eat from the lunch or dinner menus offering plenty of burgers and sandwiches to complement your beer selection. Max's also has a dart house to end your day with fun. For special events, choose from Max's extensive catering menus or organize a private party or black tie affair in one of the private rooms available.
This gastropub located in the Canton area of Baltimore is known for its creative cocktails and excellent brew list. Sparse on decor, Of Love and Regret pub features exposed brick walls and duct work in a typical Baltimore row house. The black chalkboard displays the pubs rotating list of drafts, while the menu offers patrons upscale tavern fare with small plates perfect for sharing, hearty entrees and a bevy of appetizers, sandwiches and burgers.
The sleek and elegant decor welcomes you at Mosaic. This nightclub and lounge gets full really fast, so it would be advisable to reserve your table. Varied DJs grace the scene and play some of the best music you will hear in Baltimore. Spice up your Friday nightlife routine with a night out at Mosaic. The place is best visited with a group of your favorite people. Check the website or call ahead for booking and event details.
Nestled in the confines of the Four Seasons Hotel, Azumi offers scintillating seafood dishes crafted with precision. While the tall windows of this chic space offer splendid harbor views, the seafood is nothing less than exemplary. Chef Eiji Takase selects his fish from Tokyo fish markets before infusing them with his culinary genius. Meanwhile another native from Japan, Akis, sculpts delectable pastries to fill sweet voids. All this paired with a curated collection of sake and Japanese whiskey is certain to make your night an eventful one.
There are so many things to do and places to see in Federal Hill, from dancing to dining, there is a locale for everyone. If you want to taste some tapas and sit with friends around a hookah, then Zeeba Lounge is the spot. The menu features soups, salads and Mediterranean 'Mahzeh' like hummus, dolma, curried meatballs and Spanikopita. The beverage selection includes teas, Zeeba's signature sour cherry cocktail and some potent Turkish coffee. Additionally, you can bring your own beverage for a nominal corkage fee.