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Thames Street Oyster House

) #3 of 1,671 Restaurants in Baltimore ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Seafood, Soups
1728 Thames St, Baltimore, MD 21231-3416
+1 443-449-7726
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lobster roll” (317 reviews)
“oysters” (612 reviews)
“seafood salad” (65 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
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1728 Thames St, Baltimore, MD 21231-3416
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great seafood (and you'll pay for it). I started with oysters -- it seems like it's obligatory at a place that calls itself an oyster house. The oysters were excellent. There are lots of options for oysters, and the server was great at helping me...More

Thank TennisBum P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a great place - Sat at the bar, the staff was superb food even better. Every bite of food was better than the last. Go hungry leave totally satisfied.

Thank Mala D
Reviewed 5 days ago

Worth the wait (if you have to wait - we got there just in the nip of time before it filled up). Oysters were fabulous - fish n' chips too! This was the first place we ate on our trip and it ruined the rest...More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 6 days ago

There was one seat left at the bar when I walked in...lucky me! I originally asked for one of the raw seafood towers with a few modifications. The bartender instead recommended I order off the Ala Carte Raw Bar. Great recommendation! I chose a dozen...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Thames Street Oyster House is always busy. Make a reservation in advance. Food is consistently good, fresh, and well prepared. It's worth waiting on an elusive reservation time.

Thank RJCrapps
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Finally made it here, very hard to get reservations as place is small but did enjoy lunch. If you like oysters do go here, we had roasted oyster appetizer which was delicious. The lamb rib appetizer with Moroccan seasoning was delicious and the fish and...More

Thank luckynjlady
Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't go there for dinner if you want to enjoy conversation. Food's ok. Nothing fabulous or unique. Raw oysters are always good. And beer.

Thank rowlandz
Reviewed 1 week ago

Start to finish every part of meal was amazing. The oysters were as fresh as good be, and our main courses were delicious. Get the Lobster and Gnocchi - it was the best meal I've had in a long time. A must stop whlie in...More

Thank ashamme
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been there countless times, and it is always wonderful. I love their lobster iceberg salad and the clam rolls. Service is superb.

Thank Rich D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped by this oyster house as we read about it on the web. The food was great. We made reservations and arrived a few minutes too early and had to wait to be seated...but there was only one other couple there, the upstairs dining...More

Thank judie P
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
13 March 2017|
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Response from shoreboyjames | Reviewed this property |
I did not have them, I STRONGLY recommend them. Got squeezed in by the oyster shucker. Not were you would want to sit with a date.
Sami L
Any food recommendations?
10 February 2017|
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Response from Robin S | Reviewed this property |
We had oyster poboys, did not disappoint. the people next to us had dinner kind of fish that came whole, standing.
Can you handle a group of 20 for dinner on a Friday night?
10 August 2016|
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Response from Caitlin G | Reviewed this property |
It seems kind of tight for a group that large...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1728 Thames St, Baltimore, MD 21231-3416
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore>  > Fells Point
  • Neighbourhood: Fells Point
  • Phone Number: +1 443-449-7726
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