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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” (357 reviews)
“oysters” (671 reviews)
“seafood salad” (75 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1728 Thames St, Baltimore, MD 21231-3416
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

everything from start to finish was fantastic. this is a very small restaurant so id recommend calling ahead. we came 30 minutes before lunch closed so the place was virtually empty. we shared the calamari which was very good, fresh. the short rib soup was...More

2  Thank Dasha J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is great and the staff greater ,, words won't be enough to describe the food and the taste the details its just fantastic.

2  Thank Thamer S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location and service! I ordered the New England Lobster Roll and it was absolutely delicious! Perfect spot for those who love seafood!

2  Thank ElleRoundTheWorld
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best bread pudding I’ve ever had!!! The crab cake is amazing and so is the swordfish. Oysters on the half shelf and red beets as a side. Also included is the apple crisp.

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This little gem is right at the edge of the harbor nestled behind some cobblestone in Baltimore. I had the catfish sandwich, my wife had the shrimp salad sandwich and my son had the mussels. All of the food was scrumptious and the prices were...More

2  Thank Marc H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went in on a quiet, freezing winter night around 8:30, place was packed. Waited for a seat to eat at the bar. Friendly service, amazing fesh high quality Oysters to start. Great Mignionette, Loved the fresh Arctic Char Crudo, Yukon Gold Crab Croquettes were fabulous....More

2  Thank bpmoh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything from beginning to end was excellent. Started with raw bar. Then at the waiter's suggestion had the monkfish w/ homemade gnocchi. Great choice, very well done. The lobster roll was outstanding (no mayo). The desserts were prepared on site and very good. The service...More

2  Thank Christopher M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food wa great. Rockfish special was outstanding. Oyster selection was great. What ultimately made it special was the bartender Paco. Service was impeccable and he made sure we were happy. I’ll sit at the bar every time.

1  Thank Gary G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was my first time in Baltimore and I wanted to have an authentic Maryland seafood experience—and I was not disappointed! -The restaurant is popular and it was good I made a reservation as it was packed on the Saturday night we came. They only...More

2  Thank Aaron G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Something I want in a mate; cute, cozy and yummy! Throughly enjoyed the time and food for lunch. Food - 4 Oysters were fresh and shucked well. Their crab/short rib soup. Was a upgraded minestrone soup that was pleasant and hearty. The short rib just...More

1  Thank skankymonk
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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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 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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