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Best Restaurants Readers' Poll Results 2018

The results are in! Your favorite restaurants in Baltimore are...
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Best Restaurants Readers' Poll Results 2018

The results are in! Your favorite restaurants in Baltimore are...

Recently, we asked our readers: Where are the best places to eat in Baltimore? After thousands (and thousands) of votes, here are your picks! (To see our editors' list of the 50 Best Restaurants in Baltimore, pick up a copy of our March issue on newsstands or check out the online feature.)


Best New Spot

Winner: Rye Street Tavern
Runners-Up: Rec Pier Chop House; Wet City

Best Family-Friendly

Winner: River Hill Grill
Runner-Ups: Beef Brothers; R. House

Best Fine Dining

Winner: Charleston
Runners-Up: Baldwin's Station; Citron

Best Al Fresco

Winner: Citron
Runners-Up: Gunther & Co.; Woodberry Kitchen

Best Bar Food

Winner: Wet City
Runners-Up: Hamilton Tavern; The Dizz

Best Happy Hour

Winner: Wet City
Runners-Up: La Cuchara; Max's Taphouse

Best Special Occasion

Winner: Grille 620
Runners-Up: The Prime Rib; Charleston

Best Chef

Winner: Cindy Wolf (Charleston)
Runners-Up: Brad Bonham (Wet City); Dan Wecker (Elkridge Furnace Inn)

Best Crabhouse

Winner: Nick's Fish House
Runners-Up: Costa's Inn and Captain James Landing (tie); Conrad's Crabs

Best Brunch

Winner: Silver Queen Cafe
Runners-Up: Miss Shirley's Cafe; By The Docks

Best Food Hall

Winner: R. House
Runners-Up: Mt. Vernon Marketplace; Belvedere Square

Best Food Truck

Winner: Gypsy Queen Café and Jurasic Pork (tie)
Runner-Ups: Pasta La Vista, Baby; Pizza di Joey

Best Date-Night Spot

Winner: Rec Pier Chop House
Runners-Up: Rye Street Tavern and Cypriana (tie); Clavel

Best Ambiance

Winner: Alma Concina Latina
Runners-Up: Rec Pier Chop House; Gunther & Co. and Magdalena (tie)

Best Ramen

Winner: PekoPeko Ramen
Runners-Up: Ejji; Mi & Yu Noodle Bar

Best BBQ

Winner: Blue Pit BBQ
Runners-Up: Smoke; Mission BBQ

Best Raw Bar

Winner: Thames Street Oyster House
Runners-Up: Dylan's Oyster Cellar; Loch Bar

Best Ice Cream

Winner: The Charmery
Runners-Up: Taharka Bros.; Bmore Licks

Best Vegetarian

Winner: Stall 11
Runners-Up: Great Sage; Land of Kush

Best Burger

Winner: Abbey Burger Bistro
Runners-Up: Five Guys; Clark Burger



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