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The Prime Rib

1101 N Calvert St, Baltimore, MD 21202-3886
+1 410-539-1804
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“prime rib” (162 reviews)
“potato skins” (25 reviews)
“steak” (69 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
1101 N Calvert St, Baltimore, MD 21202-3886
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an iconic steak house to the core - fancy black and white decor and stellar service. Steaks were phenomenal - go for the massive bone-in rib eye, get the potato skins (they are NOT pub style), have some oysters and live it up!...More

Thank mandjfoy
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

From the time we walked in the door, we were treated like royalty. Our waiter Christopher was excellent, seeing to our every need. The outstanding drinks provided by John Claus who was tending bar were right on the mark. The outstanding food - first, the...More

Thank maxie21208
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We celebrated my husband's birthday at The Prime Rib and were once again impressed by their excellent atmosphere, service, and food. The restaurant is upscale and intimate feeling and the vibe when you walk in makes you feel like you're in a secret spot that...More

Thank Monica C
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

ı was visiting my daughter and we went out to dinner together. we made reservation online and we found the place with ease. very friendly professional seasoned waiters greeted us. I started with raw oysters they were fresh and full truly awesome. i had a...More

Thank yenikoy34
Reviewed 8 August 2017

When we arrived at the Prime Rib, we were slightly disappointed that we were unable to have a table on the porch as we requested. They said they had a table in the Piano Room – which we took so that we did not have...More

Thank Maggi713
Reviewed 6 August 2017

It has been a number of years since I've dined at the PR. Since it was Restaurant Week, I thought it would be a good time for my husband to try it since he's never been. First, they have complimentary valet parking. There is a...More

Thank lenflady
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Once in a while its worth spending a little extra on dinner. The old adage is accurate, you only live once, so get a good steak. We did not get the steak but it looked great. We were after the seafood. Crab cakes and swordfish,...More

Thank Matthew B
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The namesake dish of prime rib is excellent. The decor is just right for a steak house. Piano player adds just the right atmosphere. Bartenders are professional and provide a good pour. Nothing is skimped here, not even the prices - but if you want...More

Thank ujslg11
Reviewed 5 July 2017

The Prime Rib is not trendy. It does not have a soaring atrium, floor to ceiling glass windows, or a cutting edge cocktail menu. What it does have is the best steaks in Baltimore, prepared with meticulous care and the simplicity that befits the very...More

Thank samsaragirl
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Nothing short of exceptional! We started with fabulous drinks at the bar, and continued with tasty appetizers. Had mouth watering steaks accompanied by a recommended wine, which paired perfectly! Oh, and Aaron, our waiter extraordinaire, what a pleasure he was!

Thank shawn d
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Ronald Q
21 February 2017|
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Response from Boris G | Reviewed this property |
Ealier the better but they are very accomodating
19 April 2016|
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Response from Mark L | Reviewed this property |
The PR is a bus casual restaurant. They used to require jackets but most wearing jackets are old school
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 60 - US$ 80
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1101 N Calvert St, Baltimore, MD 21202-3886
    (East Chase Street)
  • Public Transportation: MTA 64 and 61 Light Rail - Cultural Center Stop
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore>  > Mount Vernon
  • Neighbourhood: Mount Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 410-539-1804
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