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Get Your Eat On

Downtown is a Dining

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Mark Your Calendars

Restaurant Week
7/23 – 8/1

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Welcome to the Neighborhood

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Fish and vegetables prepared on black plate from BLK Swan in Baltimore.
Bon Appétit

Baltimore is a Delicious City

From hand crafted street eats, to James Beard Award-winning chefs, Downtown’s restaurateurs are torchbearers for creative and diverse cuisine from all around the world.

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Downtown Partnership of Baltimore and Visit Baltimore are organizing entities behind Baltimore Restaurant Week? Learn more here.

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More to Explore: Mt. Vernon & Charles Center

Looking for things to do in Baltimore? Spend an upcoming weekend exploring Downtown’s historic Mt. Vernon and Charles Center neighborhoods.

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Baltimore Summer Restaurant Week Dates Announced

Downtown Partnership is once again teaming up with Visit Baltimore to provide the tastiest week of the summer — Baltimore Summer Restaurant Week — which is set to run from July 23 – August 1, 2021. Restaurant recruitment has begun, and any interested establishments in Baltimore City are encouraged to register and participate. 

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The Return of Downtown Farmers’ Markets

Grab your tote bags! Downtown farmers’ markets are returning this spring. With a growing base of Baltimoreans in search of locally-grown food, outside the aisles of a grocery store, farmers’ […]

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Baltimore Food Halls & Markets

The popularity of food halls has been booming in recent years. Four of these inventive culinary establishments call Downtown home.

Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon Marketplace

520 Park Ave
A revamped city space and Baltimore’s finest foodie destination! Creating a vibrant new place for community and small businesses to thrive and grow, this space was created to protect the heritage of the Mount Vernon community, while still creating something modern and fun.

Oysters and beer one ice from Locay Oyster in Mt. Vernon Marketplace.
Federal Hill

Cross Street Market

1065 S. Charles St
Located in the heart of Federal Hill and open daily, offering indoor dining, carryout and delivery. One of the USA's oldest public markets, built in 1846 to serve the growing area of South Baltimore and recently renovated in 2018/2019.

Korean street food bowl from Rice Crook in Baltimore's Cross Street Market.
Bromo Arts District

Lexington Market

400 W Lexington St
Currently undergoing major renovations, Historic Lexington Market is a taste of Baltimore you can’t find anywhere else. It’s local people making local food, incorporating local favorites with flavors from all around the world. It’s diverse, it’s unique, it’s Baltimore.

Colorful lights and signs of historic Lexington Market food hall in Baltimore.
Fells Point

Broadway Market

1640 Aliceanna St
One of the first public markets in Baltimore, dating back to 1786. Renovated in recent years, today, you'll find dishes like chicken and waffles from Connie's, local ice cream from Taharka, and much more.

Two scoop chocolate and vanilla ice cream in a sugar cone with sprinkles.
Taste of Downtown

New & Noteworthy

Café 'Dashery

101 W Monument St

A one-stop shop for on-the-go breakfast and lunch, as well as an intimate space where guests can take a quick rest before carrying on with their day. Located on the first floor of the award-winning Hotel Revival.



101 W Lexington St

A new concept for healthy, handmade, Peruvian food. Now serving the best empanadas and Peruvian bowls in Baltimore.


Sporty Dog Creations

333 N Charles St

Leveling up the hotdog game and making food fun again!  Sporty Dog Creations is a mom and daughter team with a passion for food and sports. Putting these two things together, they launched their build-your-own hotdog concept earlier this year.


Crafty Crab

44 South St

Crafty Crab offers fresh seafood and authentic Cajun recipes. They pride themselves in their Southern charm and friendly, welcoming atmosphere.


Alma Cocina Latina

1701 N Charles St

Alma has a new home in Station North. The Alma concept is about culture.  At Alma’s heart is an open arepa bar, along with a superb menu inspired by Venezuelan culinary roots using contemporary techniques.


Bon Fresco

109 Market Place

A small, independent restaurant specializing in sandwiches and bread that takes a purist’s approach to food, but remains inclusive and unpretentious. Owner Gerald Koh believes “Bread matters.”


San Pablo Street Tacos

800 St Paul St

San Pablo Street Tacos is a hip little taco spot serving Baltimore’s iconic Mount Vernon neighborhood. Serving delicious Mexican bites and drinks at an affordable price.


Blk Swan

1302 Fleet St

Curated by Award-winning Executive Chef, Saon Brice, Blk Swan offers a uniquely crafted, “New American” menu, which features exciting, tasty, and comfortable food options presented in a creative culinary approach.



2400 Boston St

The HalfSmoke project features a unique and complex foodservice design, combining elements of a quick-service restaurant, café, and gastro pub. Explore

Papi Cuisine

2 E Wells St #116

New Latin-Caribbean Fusion Restaurant located in South Baltimore, near Riverside Park.


Did you know?

Downtown Partnership and Visit Baltimore co-organize Baltimore Summer and Winter Restaurant Weeks.

Save the date! This year, Summer Restaurant Week returns July 23 - August 1.

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African American chef drizzles sauce over plate of upscale beef wellington and mashed potatoes.