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Lost City Diner

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1730 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD 21201-5802
+1 410-547-5678
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16:00 - 02:30
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Sun 12:00 - 00:00
Mon - Thu 16:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 02:30
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Baltimore, Maryland
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

About a year ago this establishment was my husband and my favorite places to eat. We'd go here at least once a month for lunch, dinner, dessert. Unfortunately they changed, I don't know May be the owners- managers? Not sure. I am sure our last three visits have been a mess and very unsatisfactory. Service slow and clueless. Forgotten orders,... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

On a Sunday for lunch, my friends and family of 5 (including my 5 year old son) sat down thinking this would be delicious and fun for my son. Little did we know that we would be ignored for 20 minutes and then insulted. Prior to this, we listened as the waitress working there lamented loudly to every customer who... More 

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Thank Amy A
Sarasota, Florida
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

My cousin and I enjoyed the Vegan Chilli and Fish and Chips so much, we put in a second order while we enjoyed Milk Shakes our fathers would have enjoyed. First, though, while the Lost City Diner has fries, which have been bragged about, their fish is truly worthy of a shout-out! The crust was crisp and tasty, while the... More 

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Thank Brad S
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124 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016

I have been to this diner a number of times, and it offers a nostalgic 40's/50's atmosphere including old movie posters and ancient comics that you can borrow and read. The sandwiches/ burgers tend to be tasty. They specialize in old fashioned shakes and malts. They also offer vegetarian and vegan options through the menu. We always come with the... More 

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Thank DCtravels11
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53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

It's an old school type diner with real comfort food. Hip place with creative food names, Comic books and old booths. I'm not vegan, but lots of vegan choices which seem to be popular and sell out quickly. It's right across from Charles Theater, so a great place to go after the theater to argue about the philosophies of whatever... More 

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Thank Courtney C
philadelphia
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Cozy, friendly service, and great options for vegans. Worth a visit if you vegan and visiting Baltimore.

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Thank misspuff
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Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Entertaining decor, friendly staff, and awesome breakfast dishes. I had the banana pancakes with peanut butter and they were out of this world! Definitely worth the trip.

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Whitehall, Michigan
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69 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

We have visited here several times, the food did take a while to cook but arrived really hot and fresh. Great menu, allow extra time if you want to read the whole thing. My daughter loves the shakes especially their specialty flavors. Fun decor.

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Thank Kathy K
Marlton, New Jersey
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536 reviews
270 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2016

Wow, wow, wow. The first three words that come to my head after visiting Lost City Diner. I wish I lived closer because I would be a local for sure at this diner. For those who dont know, it is a diner that is mostly vegan with a smaller choice of regular food choices- ie: cheese, meat, fish meals. Great... More 

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Thank Hgtravl
Baltimore, Maryland
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2016

I've been here twice. Both times I had bad service. Both waitresses gave me attitudes when I ordered my food. The first time I went I asked for the chicken fried steak (which is something I've never had/ never allowed myself to have) and the waitress just gave me the DIRTIEST judgmental look and said "no one every orders that...."... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
16:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 00:00
Thursday
16:00 - 00:00
Friday
16:00 - 02:30
Saturday
16:00 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1730 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD 21201-5802
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore
  • Phone Number: +1 410-547-5678

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?