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Eichenkranz Restaurant

German, European, Central European
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611 Fagley St, Baltimore, MD 21224-4320
(410) 563-7577
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 am
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2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

Tablecloths had holes, staff had been smoking right outside, the owner had a terrible fitting toupe' on and reminded me of Lurch.....Food was mediocre, a little surprised that the menu was so big and the dining room practically empty- made me think that the freezer must be packed......

Thank nakedchef
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Was in Baltimore 8/10/15 for a visit. Stopped here for dinner. Was sorry to find this restaurant closed. It was a good family run German restaurant.

1 Thank Quality_Evaluator
Frederick, Maryland
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

If you like to experience average German food please visit the Eichenkranz Restaurant. It's a nice little Restaurant with friendly personnel.

Thank floridalady1
Coronado, California
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76 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

We love German food and have been to Eichenkranz several times. Without a doubt, it is a classic restaurant in Highlandtown with charm and rough edges. The staff is incredibly attentive and real-world, which helps make the it unique. It needs, however, a thorough cleaning and upgrade. The dining room looks like a typical Baltimore "club basement" that hasn't been... More 

1 Thank Aumann
Nottingham, Maryland
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

cheesy decor except for the vintage wall hangings in German... was beautiful in it's history. The food is EXCELLENT. Fresh vegetables, sauerbraten was soooooooooo good with light and fluffy potatoe dumplings. Don't forget the strudel which is homemade and served warm. It is a dining experience. You have to dig deep and try to imagine how nice this place was... More 

1 Thank Ruth D
Bel Air, Maryland
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80 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

This Christmas we were looking for a place that served traditional Christmas Dinner, and we found it at Eichenkranz. It certainly has that ole time charm that only Baltimore can give, surrounded by neighborhood row homes and older folks who must eat here all the time. There was a menu, but we opted for the traditional Turkey, stuffing, yams, green... More 

1 Thank noreen f
Baltimore, Maryland
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32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 via mobile

I was so excited to locate a German restaurant that wasn't more than 30 minutes away. All I could think was how Gordon Ramsey would tear this place to shreds. It was definitely frozen in time and not a good time. Like being in the basement of a VFW, with polyester pink table cloths and silverware that looked like it... More 

3 Thank jandgtravel
Chesapeake Beach, Maryland
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

If you have a family with young children, DO NOT GO HERE!!!!! We have an au pair from Germany that we wanted to take out to a German restaurant. Back in December (2103), we traveled 90 mins up from Chesapeake Beach, swung by the German Christmas Market, in the Inner Harbor, then headed over to Eichenkranz for dinner. Let me... More 

5 Thank Whit5020
Columbia, Maryland
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014 via mobile

I saw past reviews and was a little nervous about this place, but they are all over a year old so...we gave it a shot. The inside is out dated and feels old so if you are looking for "fine dinning" this is not for you. There are only about 10-15 german dishes on the large menu which I found... More 

2 Thank AnnMarie321
Baltimore, Maryland
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

We’ve frequented Eichenkranz on numerous occasions, and on every occasion we’ve been pleased. The food is always exceptionally good. The atmosphere is very comfortable, intimate and warm. The service (Waitresses) always make us feel at home, very attentive, refilling our water glasses before we even notice they're nearing empty. Eichenkranz's prices are very reasonable.

5 Thank DiscerningPalette

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
German, European, Central European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 am
7:00 am - 10:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 Fagley St, Baltimore, MD 21224-4320
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore
  • Phone Number: (410) 563-7577

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