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Christmas Day Oysters

crosby_p Dec 20, 2007 04:21 AM

Does anyone know if any of the Market places are open that day such as Nicks? Looking for oysters and beer at noon.

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    hon RE: crosby_p Dec 20, 2007 06:51 AM

    As far as I know, all of the markets are closed Christmas day.

    1. JonParker RE: crosby_p Dec 20, 2007 06:52 AM

      All of the Baltimore markets are closed on Christmas Day. Ryleigh's Oyster Bar is on Cross Street just across form the market. I'm betting that they're closed, but you could check.

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        bmore_flavor RE: JonParker Dec 20, 2007 08:49 AM

        your best bet is to buy your own and shuck em yourself. Lots of seafood shops have some good oysters in now,

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          mario RE: JonParker Dec 20, 2007 07:52 PM

          I been looking for places to buy oysters, any you can recommend?


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            Hal Laurent RE: mario Dec 21, 2007 04:52 AM

            The seafood stand in Broadway Market (north building), Fells Point.

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              Chowtimore RE: mario Dec 21, 2007 05:00 AM

              Last time I was at the Whole Foods in Harbor East, they had Blue Points ($0.99/ea), Beausoliels ($1.29/ea), Wellfleets ($1.29/ea) and another type I can't remember.

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            Hal Laurent RE: crosby_p Dec 20, 2007 09:21 AM

            You need to find a Chinese restaurant with a raw bar. :-)

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              crosby_p RE: Hal Laurent Dec 21, 2007 02:33 AM

              LOL...would that I could! For Mario...Conrad's Crabs on Joppa Road in Towson usually has a good selection of oysters...as does Whole Foods in Mount Washington...

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              bkath RE: crosby_p Dec 21, 2007 09:07 AM

              Last year Mama's on the Halfshell was open Christmas; restaurant opened late afternoon/eve, not sure about the bar.

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                hon RE: bkath Dec 21, 2007 09:58 AM

                If they were open then the bar was open, I am sure!

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