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1101 North Calvert Street, Baltimore, MD 21202-3886 (Mount Vernon)
(410) 539-1804
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Ranked #22 of 1,808 Restaurants in Baltimore
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $60 - $80
Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Neighborhood: Mount Vernon
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: East Chase Street
Transit: MTA 64 and 61 Light Rail - Cultural Center Stop
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English first
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

We had a very lovely dinner here with our friends - the food was great, the service was outstanding and the live music made our dining experience even better. Will defiantly come again !!

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Lancaster PA
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96 reviews 96 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

This experience was awesome in every way. Starting with the parking attendant, we were treated well by friendly staff. We arrived early for our reservation on a sold out night, and were seated immediately. The waiter was great and attentive. We were checked on at just the right times. We started with the smoked salmon, which almost melted in my... More 

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Crofton, Maryland
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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Wonderful service and the best prime rib I have ever eaten. Expensive but worth it. Couldn't tell from the outside of the restaurant how delightful it would be inside.

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

This restaurant opened in 1965 so the sign says when you entered and so that's what it feels like. Unfortunately, the food hasn't been updated a bit. Now I'm not from Baltimore but this felt like we had entered a 1965 mob-controlled joint. That's kind of cool in itself and if the food had been exceptional I could have overlooked... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

This was our first time here and we really really enjoyed ourselves the prime rib signature cut was done to our liking and was just out of this world... our server went over the top to do whatever was necessary to make us feel special...Yes it was bustling on a Saturday night but the 40's feel supper club atmosphere was... More 

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Baltimore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

One of the best steakhouses anywhere. The prime rib is terriffic and all the other steaks we have tried were excellent. Try the Prime Rib potato skins. All side dishes are Ala carte but they are enough for two to share. Make reservations and ask for the piano room if you want music with your dinner. There is a dress... More 

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Smithfield, North Carolina
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88 reviews 88 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

This restaurant has locations in Washington, Baltimore and Philadelphia - I have eaten in all three a number of times! If you want an upscale, upper price fine dining experience of steak, prime rib or other such dishes this is the place. Make a reservation!

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Maryland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Standing at the bar with an 8:30 reservation. It's now 9:16 and they can't seat us. Regular customer.

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Wilmington , DE
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40 reviews 40 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

The Prime Rib is the last word in upscale dining! Very non-descript from the outside, almost like an exclusive supper club. Inside found a full house complete with immaculately attired staff and piano music! Wonderful meat and fish entrees prepared to perfection. Jacket required on Saturday night just added to the overall elegance. Highly recommend!

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Sykesville, Maryland, USA
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Two couples observing two birthdays. Prime Rib is a traditional place for celebrations. Our waiter was apparently having a bad night. He consistently screwed up our orders, was very slow and even conked one of the ladies in our party in the back of her head. The food was OK but not up to their usual standards. For a $200+... More 

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Additional Information about The Prime Rib

Address: 1101 North Calvert Street, Baltimore, MD 21202-3886
Phone Number: (410) 539-1804
Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore>  > Mount Vernon
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 60 - 80
Cuisine: American, Seafood, Steakhouse

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