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Charleston Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
Little Italy
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1000 Lancaster St, Baltimore, MD 21202-4631 (Exeter Street (in the Thomson Prometric Building))
+1 410-332-7373
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Salisbury, MD
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112 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were seated in the wine-library room at Charleston. The menu lists 22 separate items with options to order between 3 courses without wine for $79 per person up to 6 courses with wine for $212 per person. We chose 4 courses each, with wine at $160 for each of us. The first presentation was an amuse bouche of octopus... More 

Thank RetiredAnalyst
Baltimore, Maryland
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is, by far, my favorite dining experience. For us, this is a special occasion restaurant, where we pull out all the stops a few times a year. The cuisine is flawless, the service is impeccable, the wine list is impressive. From start to finish, the staff is warm yet professional. You only go around once on this ride called... More 

Thank LHW65
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130 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our family of 4 adults so enjoyed the wonderful food. Service a little slow at first but smooth sailing afterwards. The lobster soup and the pan-seared foie gras are probably some of the best plates ever. This restaurant is like eating in a fine Las Vegas or NYC restaurant.

Thank Andrew A
Baltimore, Maryland
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Excellent food does not excuse accepting a rowdy large party. A later response from management only protected the staff.

Thank Kevin F
Baltimore, Maryland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Cindy Wolf, owner, came over to table and was quite charming. Loved the small table atmosphere and the service.

Thank rnreifler
Baltimore, Maryland
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Extraordinary. Very creative . Chef Cindy Wolf is a remarkably talented chef - top three Baltimore restaurant

Thank t0nyb48
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The restaurant was clear, food was great, service was timely and employees were friendly. I would definitely recommend to friends and associates coming to this area.

Thank KaySpeaks
Baltimore, Maryland
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25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The best service is Baltimore. Attentive, great recommendations, concern and watchful but not pushy or overbearing. Food and wine selections were fabulous. Loved the lobster bisque. Definitely try the wine pairings, highly recommend. Chef Wolfe is an true cuisine artiste!1

Thank Chuck E
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The food is creative,fun,fresh and always delicious. The service is perfect and so is the wine list. A meal without wine is breakfast. Chef Cindy Is a celebrity. We have been regulars for more than 15 years.

Thank robertsvegas
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Went for an anniversary. One orders by way number of plates or courses. You can order by pairing with wine or without. The good ... Better than good . It was exquisite. Delicious, lovely presentation and they did everything right. The not so .. It was about 300.00 for the two of us and we didn't over order, go home... More 

Thank Stuart T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$50 - $150
American, Gluten Free
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 Lancaster St, Baltimore, MD 21202-4631
    (Exeter Street (in the Thomson Prometric Building))
  • Public Transportation: Next to Harbor East Marina, close to water taxi stops.
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore>  > Little Italy
  • Neighborhood: Little Italy
  • Phone Number: +1 410-332-7373

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