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Thames Street Oyster House

1728 Thames St, Baltimore, MD 21231-3416
+1 443-449-7726
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lobster roll” (358 reviews)
“oysters” (683 reviews)
“seafood salad” (78 reviews)
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11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1728 Thames St, Baltimore, MD 21231-3416
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Reviewed yesterday

I was only in Baltimore for a week and almost went three times. It was that good. The seafood is so amazing: oysters for $1.50, one of the best lobster rolls I’ve eaten, and a great lobster ceviche on a bed of potatoes. How can...More

Thank ShopgirlLLT
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a must. Go early or plan on waiting. I am usually on my own so I sit at the bar. Service is great food is outstanding!!

Thank Lis Q
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went here twice for dinner in four days. The place to go in Baltimore for seafood, crab cakes, etc. Excellent service (thanks Tonia)! All dishes were flavorful and not too heavy. We started with a fresh variety of raw oysters which surprisingly my kids enjoyed...More

1  Thank 2C2_travel
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went here for lunch the other day and had a great meal. Our server was awesome, very thorough. We had the seafood salad which is literally a 5" tall pyramid of squid, shrimp, and other seafood in a citrus vinaigrette - it needed a...More

1  Thank The_Dewey
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first trip to Baltimore and coming from the mid-west, I wanted to enjoy some seafood! Based on reviews, we decided to try out the Oyster House and it was wonderful! The seafood was so fresh and delicious! I loved the old building...More

1  Thank LuAnnS
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I finished an appointment at Johns Hopkins and we were starving! A quick look on trip advisor brought us to the Oyster House. Fells Point is a great location - right on the water...perfect. I was disappointed that our only choice was...More

1  Thank Carolyn L. S
TSOH_est2011, Owner at Thames Street Oyster House, responded to this reviewResponded today

Please first allow me to apologize for any confusion regarding our hours of operation. Our website does clearly state our hours of operation for both lunch and dinner services and raw bar availability, though it does not unfortunately appear on the TripAdvisor website as this...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

To die for 😋 this is our third time here and will always be back during our future visits to Fells Point. The service is outstanding and the oyster sampler is presented very well. I would suggest this for anyone who loves oysters.

1  Thank Gary M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yes ... I feel like having a Michelin star chef cooking you a homey full of local flavor meal! The best Crab cake! The best Maryland crab n short rib soup! The best raw oysters I ever had!

1  Thank Khiem N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s fun to be given a menu of oysters with all of the different pallet characteristics. Even better is the opportunity to mix and match and compare for a fun oyster tasting with friends. This place gets packed so consider yourself lucky if you get...More

1  Thank Edward B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delicious oysters, knowledgeable staff, and fun atmosphere. We've never had a bad meal here. Sit in the bar area and order oysters in the afternoon, then you're seated and ready to eat when they open for dinner.

3  Thank GoBlue_traveller
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Kim S
20 December 2017|
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Response from contactaowens | Reviewed this property |
Hello fellow traveler, It’s a bit tight as all of those little row homes are the same. They’ve been nex to the water for a couple hundred of years. Call ahead and talk to the Manager. They be able to accommodate. It’s... More
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
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.
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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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
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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