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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%
Travelers talk about
“lobster roll” (399 reviews)
“oysters” (789 reviews)
“seafood salad” (84 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1728 Thames St, Baltimore, MD 21231-3416
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a fantastic dinner here. The crab cakes, lobster pot pie and lobster Mac and cheese all excellent. Make reservations early as it is small and fills up quickly. Service was great. Wine list is satisfactory and meal was awesome. Desserts need a bit...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank jdwooddvm
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Impromptu Dinner with husband and daughter. Since we did not have reservations we ended with with a seat by the front door. Very cold and distracting. Service was great food good. Try to make reservations before you go! Enjoyed the cucumber water very much and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank MeKMorgan
Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited Baltimore for 4 days, right after Christmas. Found this restaurant via Yelp, and it looked nice. Called for a reservation and were seated upstairs. Food was excellent, and very good service. Nice location, right near the water as well. Only complaint, was that...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank AROD19406
Reviewed 2 days ago

Hard to believe that there was a 2 hour wait on a Tuesday night but it was well worth it. Great selection of oysters, lobster mac'n' cheese is awesome and the service was top notch. Can't wait to go back!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JR591011
Reviewed 2 days ago

Teresa was our server and she was absolutely fantastic. Funny, knowledgeable, and always there when you needed her. She had great recommendations! We started with the fried oysters and shrimp cocktail - the fried oysters were AMAZING. We also split the shrimp caesar salad, which...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Y4269LF
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lobster roll was great I thought the space was kind of tight Service was friendly and the menu was large Had the clam chowder and that was really good

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bruce s
Reviewed 5 days ago

Excellent raw bar and outstanding lobster roll! Nice ambience but small, so you may need to wait for a seat.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank zimmerang
Reviewed 5 days ago

You would think an oysters house would like and cater to affluent bunch that enjoy a few oysters and shrimp on there night out. We pay and tip well but you don't have to be rude Change your name to expensive fine quiet dinnig.. never...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jsjb88
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I have been there a few times and the food is always spot on. I recommend the clam chowder on a cold day to warm you right back up. The place is small but cozy so I would recommend reservations here. The...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank Adam W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the grilled octopus appetizer and it was delicious! We loved the flavor with the tomatoes and onions. We also enjoyed the lobster Mac and cheese and the Bouillabaisse. Fresh and full of flavor. Teresa was our server and my husband I both agreed...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Scottfam123
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Questions & Answers
December 13, 2018|
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Response from refmd | Reviewed this property |
Don't know as only had oysters on the half-shell. But would bet money that their fried version is great.
November 16, 2018|
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Response from Mary H | Reviewed this property |
better to call, sorry
July 7, 2018|
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Response from LisaMatt49 | Reviewed this property |
Street parking, especially difficult if you're in a bigger vehicle.
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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
Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1728 Thames St, Baltimore, MD 21231-3416
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore>  > Fells Point
  • Neighborhood: Fells Point
  • Phone Number: +1 443-449-7726
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