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Cinghiale

822 Lancaster St, Baltimore, MD 21202-4347 (Little Italy)
410-547-8282
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Ranked #111 of 1,793 Restaurants in Baltimore
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $30 - $30
Hours:
Sun 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Neighborhood: Little Italy
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: S Exeter St
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English first
Baltimore, Maryland
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW

We had eaten at Cinghiale a couple of years ago during restaurant week and were impressed, and ever since had been itching to go back. I decided to splurge for my birthday, and while the whole meal was not a disaster, it was not impressive enough to justifty spending this kind of money for Italian food. It didn't help that... More

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Reston, Virginia
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231 reviews 231 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

If all of our dishes were hot, I think this would be a 4/5 star review but every dish was lukewarm to cold. I think a big part had to do with their timing on the prezzo fisso, there are kinks there that need to be worked out. With that said, things started out well with the cold cured meats,... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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248 reviews 248 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 via mobile

The menu changes with the mood of the chef and it's creative management. Start with a thinly shaved salami and prosciutto, accompanied by some unique aged cheeses. Entrees are excellent and include a variety of pastas and fish. Good wines complete the evening.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Went there with my family visiting from NYC. The wine selection is out of this world. I live the fact that they have a tradition that the guests can sign their wine bottle and either leave it there, adding it to their displayed collection, or take it with you. The service was excellent. Our server was great and he helped... More

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Arlington, Virginia
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99 reviews 99 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We recently had Friday dinner at Cinghiale and enjoyed the entire experience. From the time we arrived, the service was excellent. Our waitress was cheerful and extremely helpful with the menu (and my bothersome tree nut allergy). The sommelier listened to our input on a wine selection and was easily able to find us a moderately priced of bottle of... More

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Finksburg, Maryland
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100 reviews 100 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 via mobile

Cinghiale has chosen to specialize in Northern Italian cuisine. My wife started with an appetizer portion of the Risotto and I got the Gnocchi. Both were very good, cheesy and rich. We both got the Lobster pasta which was excellent. We got the gelato the honey glazed donuts for dessert. We also asked about. Their little almond cookies we tried... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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61 reviews 61 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Had a great meal here with clients. Service and food were both outstanding! The grilled calamari and sliced duck were sensational. Loud but friendly ambiance. Definitely will return!

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Greenville, South Carolina
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93 reviews 93 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

It has been less than 2 years ago since we were at this restaurant in the Little Italy section of Inner Harbor. We went because we remembered the peach bellini and the Tiramisu. Both were a disappointment as was the service. First we ordered two Tiramisu and 4 peach bellinis to split and we were sitting at the bar. They... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Overall great experience, sophisticated ambience, extensive wine list interesting menu. The Sulami appetizer was thinly cut with great flavor in each selection. The fois grois was crispy fried on the outside and like butter inside. Main courses were mixed. The squid ink pasta calamari was incredible, and the swordfish perfectly prepared. My wife's entre's, risotto and filet were at best... More

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Bradenton, Florida
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90 reviews 90 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We ordered several appetizers before a main course...one of them was the Risotto special with mushrooms...just awful...a very bad bitter taste and the rice was hard?? This is not a good risotto at a high price?? So we turned that back in....the next course I had was the Pasta Carbonara, which I usually love,but this totally lacked in flavor at... More

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