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Best of Baltimore

Best of Baltimore 2018

Our annual roundup of the tops in dining, arts, service, media, and more.

In Good Taste

Why the Service Industry is Hard on Your Mental Health

Working in restaurant kitchens and bars can be hazardous, but there’s also hope on the horizon.

Travel & Outdoors

Above Par

Local entrepreneurs are making a splash with waterfront golf.

Food & Drink

Review: Topside at Hotel Revival

Hotel Revival’s new rooftop bar helps us see Baltimore in a whole new light.

In Good Taste

Open & Shut: Pickles Pub; Manor Hill Tavern; Alewife

The latest restaurant openings, closings, and recent news.

Sports

The Best Places to Catch the World Cup

With the World Cup taking over the international sports world, we give you a quick primer and the best places to catch the games.

Food & Drink

The Newcomer's Guide

How to eat, drink, play, and live like a local.

On The Town

Where to Watch the Capitals in the Stanley Cup Finals

These locals spots have plenty of deals (and screens) for hockey fans.

On The Town

Regal Beagle Set to Open in Canton Next Week

The former Jack's Bistro space is now a casual cocktail bar.

Food & Drink

Federal Hill Facelift

Recent bar renovations reflect neighborhood’s maturity.

Style & Shopping

Puff Daddies

As our lives get increasingly hectic, cigar clubs and lounges are experiencing another renaissance.

In Good Taste

St. Patrick’s Day Parties, Dinners, and Whiskey Specials

We highlight the best places to celebrate the beloved Irish holiday.

On The Town

Eagles Bar MaGerk’s Prepares for Super Bowl 52

As a long-time mecca for Philly fans, Federal Hill bar plans to celebrate in style.

Food & Drink

Review: The Point in Towson

Towson's newest bar continues to transform the 'burb.

On The Town

29th Street Tavern Opening in Long John's Pub Space

Swallow at the Hollow owner restored "perfect corner watering hole."

On The Town

Best Drinks of 2017

From collaborations and cans to smoke and honey, these drinks got us through 2017.

News & Community

Pigtown Proud

See what’s happening in this Southwest Baltimore neighborhood.

On The Town

The Bluebird Cocktail Room Opening in Hampden in July

Former Woodberry Kitchen and Blue Pit bartenders to run literary-themed bar.

Food & Drink

House Party

The spirits at R. Bar are as diverse as the food hall itself.

On The Town

​The 30 Best St. Patrick’s Day Strolls, Concerts, and Parade Day Events

Ireland might be an ocean away, but there are plenty of parties in our own backyard.

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