1. Woodberry Kitchen (Baltimore)
This spot went from trendy to iconic pretty quick, offering up flavorful and unique dishes. Anything you order here is sure to be good, especially the flatbreads that are masterfully made in the brick oven.
Address: 2010 Clipper Park Rd, Baltimore, MD 21211
2. Chick & Ruth's Delly (Annapolis)
This nostalgic restaurant is located right on Main Street and is always a great spot for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Try the crab cakes or challenge yourself to a 6-pound milkshake!
Address: 165 Main St, Annapolis, MD 21401
3. VOLT (Frederick)
If you consider yourself a
foodie, then VOLT is THE place to try at least once. Treat yourself to a multi-course meal like you've never had before, full of unique ingredients and plated beautifully. This restaurant is date night done right.
Address: 228 N Market St, Frederick, MD 21701
4. Kentmoor Restaurant and Crab House (Stevensville)
Any seafood item on the menu here is sure to delight. If you happen to visit on a beautiful day, choose to sit outside. Kentmoor is known for its beautiful bay view!
Address: 910 Kentmorr Rd, Stevensville, MD 21666
5. Thrasher's French Fries (Ocean City)
I can almost taste and smell this picture of Thrasher's iconic boardwalk fries. If you're ever in Ocean City, this place is a must-stop and don't be shy with the vinegar.
2nd St & Boardwalk
8th St & Boardwalk
At The Pier
6. The Crab Place (Crisfield)
This place is pretty popular in the summertime for their crab cruises. Or simply choose to dine-in or carry-out. No matter where you eat em, the steamed crabs are perfect.
Address: 504 Maryland Ave, Crisfield, MD 21817
7. Miss Shirley's Cafe (Baltimore & Annapolis)
You'll often find a line at any one of Miss Shirley's locations, but it's well worth the wait. The brunch options are most popular, with incredible morning cocktails, perfectly seasoned chicken and waffles, and southern style comfort food.
750 E. Pratt Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
513 W. Cold Spring Lane
Baltimore, MD 21210
1 Park Place
Annapolis, MD 21401
8. Friendly Farm Restaurant (Upperco)
Once you find this rural gem, you may never want to leave. This farm restaurant has been loved by locals for decades, serving filling homestyle options. Try the fried chicken -- you won't regret it.
Address: 17434 Foreston Rd, Upperco, MD 21155
9. Founding Farmers (Potomac)
The breakfast options here are worth waiting in line for, especially when it comes to the flavorful egg scrambles. Pair your morning meal with a fruity cocktail to start your Sunday off right.
Address: 12505 Park Potomac Ave, Potomac, MD 20854
10. Cantler's Riverside Inn (Annapolis)
For one of the best outdoor dining views around, head to Cantler's. Enjoy the serene sights of Mill Creek while chowing down on fresh seafood, including steamed crabs.
Address: 458 Forest Beach Rd, Annapolis, MD 21409
11. Faidley's Seafood (Baltimore)
Faidley's is THE most iconic spot for a crab cake in Maryland. It seems they've been around forever and their quality has remained top notch after all this time. Find this spot in the historic Lexington Market.
Address: 203 N Paca St, Baltimore, MD 21201
12. Suicide Bridge Restaurant (Hurlock)
Not only does this popular eatery have some of the best seafood on the eastern shore, but it also offers historic riverboat cruises. Whether you dine indoors, on the patio, or from a riverboat, this place is sure to please every time.
Address: 6304 Suicide Bridge Rd, Hurlock, MD 21643
13. Iron Rooster (Annapolis, Baltimore, & Cockeysville)
Do you prefer sweet options during brunch time? Then head to Iron Rooster, which is known for their several varieties of homemade pop-tarts. This pairs so perfectly with coffee, I'm drooling just thinking about it.
12 Market Space, Annapolis, MD21401
3721 Boston St, Baltimore, MD 21224
1606 Whetstone Way, Baltimore, MD 21230
50 Shawan Rd, Cockeysville, MD 21030
14. Baugher's (Westminster)
It doesn't get anymore old-fashioned than Baugher's. Get your meal topped with gravy and pair it with a milkshake or slice of delectable homemade pie. After your filling meal, walk off those calories around the attached fruit market.
Address: 289 W. Main St, Westminster, MD 21158
15. Jimmy's Famous Seafood (Baltimore)
Jimmy's menu options are quite frankly... insane. Pictured above is the Seafood UFO, which is stacked with all sorts of seafood. If you're a lover of bloody marys, you'll want to order one here -- trust me.
Address: 6526 Holabird Ave, Baltimore, MD 21224
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