We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Samos Restaurant

600 Oldham St, Baltimore, MD 21224-4530
+1 410-675-5292
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“gyros” (25 reviews)
“greek salad” (35 reviews)
“lamb skewers” (4 reviews)
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
600 Oldham St, Baltimore, MD 21224-4530
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (254)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 251 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

How lucky are the people who live in the neighborhood? We stopped in following an medical appt at Hopkins Bayview (a pattern that is starting to be well established). Fortunately it was earlyish on a week day so there was plenty of parking--but street parking...More

Thank lnwyd
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Samos has the best ethnic food in Greek town. There is only street parking available and they take no reservations, however I have had lunch (mostly) there many times over the past 30 years. I always aim to arrive there around 11:30a to get a...More

Thank InternationalSuz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best Gyro and Greek salad in town. This is a family-friendly informal establishment with great service and great food. Be prepared to wait during peak hours (lunch, dinner), but it is worth it.

Thank c c
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

The food is delicious!!! Just remember to bring cash because they don’t accept cards. I go here to eat and read a book all the time.

Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

This place is consistently good. The prices are reasonable and it is byob and only cash. Expect to wait during busy times.

Thank sj9400
Reviewed 17 January 2018

This restaurant is in a neighborhood, and not really on the way to anything. We live quite a ways off, so we are not regulars. This is the sort of place I take my wife for birthdays and anniversaries and other celebrations. It is stereotypical...More

Thank Ray M
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Less than one mile from John Hopkins Bayview Center and we enjoyed an amazing lunch while waiting for our son in outpatient surgery. This place is Cash Only but has an ATM on site. Food is spectacular, their salad dressing amazing! They need to bottle...More

Reviewed 19 November 2017

We have been eating here for almost 20 years. The lamb chops is great. Best shaved gyros in Baltimore by a mile. Excellent loukaniko. Great Greek soups and deserts too!

Thank John E
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Moussaka, with its creamy, meaty combo, seasoned with exotic cinnamon flavor is pure comfort food.....and Samos serves the perfect moussaka.

Thank Starchgirl
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Samos has a very nice selection of lunchtime food. Grilled anything is good (shrimp is excellent). So it’s Greek food but it user friendly. Quality ingredients, fast service and wonderful taste and texture. Not overpriced, a lot of bang for the buck. Worth a regular...More

Thank G6021SImarkb
Nearby HotelsSee all 69 hotels in Baltimore
TA and Petro Stopping Center
1 review
.86 km away
Best Western Plus Hotel & Conference Center
1,366 reviews
1.00 km away
Inn at Henderson's Wharf
1,056 reviews
2.94 km away
Sagamore Pendry Baltimore
412 reviews
3.17 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Ikaros Restaurant
160 reviews
.13 km away
Chicken Rico
42 reviews
.86 km away
30 reviews
.82 km away
Nearby Attractions
Canton Waterfront Park
34 reviews
1.81 km away
Creative Alliance
17 reviews
1.39 km away
Greek Town
15 reviews
.87 km away
About Faces Day Spa and Salon
6 reviews
1.62 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
30 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Craig L | Reviewed this property |
Hi. During the day there is zero difficulty with adjacent street parking. I have been going there since 2000 and know of no lot. I usually go daytime or before seven and encounter no problems. Very good village Greek food. I... More
2 March 2015|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Craig L | Reviewed this property |
GO! Excellent Octopus and Fish platter.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 600 Oldham St, Baltimore, MD 21224-4530
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore
  • Phone Number: +1 410-675-5292
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing