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Baltimore - best spot for dinner these days?

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justin.r.h. Oct 12, 2009 07:42 PM

An old friend is coming in to town and I live in DC...any suggestions on where to go in Baltimore for a tasty dinner and drinks? I was thinking Jack's but I guess they're not open on Tuesdays. Maybe the Brewer's Art, but I've been there and want to try something new. Thanks!

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    bobovespa RE: justin.r.h. Oct 12, 2009 08:36 PM

    Woodberry Kitchen at Clipper Mill near Hampden stands out as consistently excellent service of outstanding food. Not particularly convenient to DC though. Closer to the Harbor I was very impressed by Meli as a good value.

    1. The Wandering Foodie RE: justin.r.h. Oct 12, 2009 08:49 PM

      Petit Louis Bistro will knock your socks off if you are thinking Baltimore. In a very quaint part of Roland Park with a superb staff. Order the eggplant napoleon (fried eggplant over fresh tomatoes, pesto and goat cheese) and at least one of you get a baked chicken. Also, whaetver creamy soup they have, try it.

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        hon RE: justin.r.h. Oct 13, 2009 05:59 AM

        Henningers Tavern in Fells Point is always consistantly good:

        http://www.henningerstavern.com/

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          wordtraffic RE: justin.r.h. Oct 13, 2009 06:38 AM

          Peter's Inn in Fells Point has great food and wine. Just had a terrific meal there last week.
          http://www.petersinn.com/

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            shorty40cdm RE: justin.r.h. Oct 14, 2009 07:57 AM

            Corks in Federal Hill is really good and they have a 1/2 price steak and cabernet special on Tuesdays which is wonderful.

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              indcgirl RE: justin.r.h. Oct 14, 2009 04:11 PM

              tuesday is perfect for clementine's taco tuesdays!

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                hon RE: indcgirl Oct 15, 2009 06:39 AM

                did that this past tuesday, the rice and beans were kind of bland, the meat was tasty but everything was cold including the tortillas. It looked like the rice and beans had been pre-plated judging by how congealed the beans were on the plate. Not sure I would go back for it.

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                Wangus RE: justin.r.h. Oct 14, 2009 09:56 PM

                Peter's Inn & Henningers are always good options.

                Maybe the Annabel Lee Tavern in canton? It's been awhile since I've visited, but I enjoyed my trip. Didn't seem nearly as lively as a place like Brewer's Art or a Woodberry Kitchen though.

                http://www.annabelleetavern.com/

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                  sas RE: justin.r.h. Oct 15, 2009 03:16 AM

                  Salt hands down

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