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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%
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“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 3 weeks 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 3 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 3 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 3 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 3 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 4 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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went there with a colleague, sat at the bar as it was so busy. Great atmosphere, great staff and fab seafood. Totally lived up to expectations. Had a Queen Anne seafood platter and Creme Brûlée- both amazing Would advise booking as it is so popular.

1  Thank lilypavilion
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful food, service & atmosphere - go for a special occasion. All seafood is outstanding & fun area to walk around. 2 local theater company's near by & Sagamore hotel for drinks on the Inner Harbor

2  Thank Shelly L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The food is outstanding! The best Lobster Rolls in Baltimore. The atmosphere is very nice for a relaxing evening. I recommend here before any other place in Baltimore

1  Thank smoothkappaman
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Food was fresh and delicious. The service was excellent. Prices were decent and on the higher side. The food and drinks we had were well worth the price.

1  Thank pTACO
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Kim S
December 19, 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
March 13, 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
February 9, 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 occasions, 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
  • Neighborhood: Fells Point
  • Phone Number: +1 443-449-7726
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