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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%
Travellers talk about
“lobster roll” (358 reviews)
“oysters” (683 reviews)
“seafood salad” (78 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 22 May 2017

My reason for visiting this restaurant haunt is that it was, many decades ago, an old bar which my late father visited on more than one occasion, and was the scene of many a weekend's raucous activities. I was not allowed in it then due...More

Thank Roman37
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Although this is a very small place and it is difficult to get in, it is more than worth the wait. Friendly helpful servers and hostess plus top of the line food and drinks. You can't go wrong with such a great combination!

Thank shktenn
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

While traveling we were passing through Baltimore around noon so I looked up where to have lunch. We decided on Thames Street Oyster House because on the ratings & reviews. Lunch on a Friday afternoon sounded perfect, but what wasn't mentioned was parking...horrible & very...More

Thank DanMarCo
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We lived in Baltimore for almost 30 years Nothing tops this Chef must b a magician Plan and reserve in advance

Thank Marylandcore
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Our group of 7 enjoyed some excellent food earlier this week. The raw bar choices were delicious and very fresh. The order of this appetizer was wrong, and sent back. It arrived correctly about 20 minutes later. Immediately followed by soup, and entrees. We had...More

Thank Anne K
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped in just after they opened one evening. Was already busy and got last open spot. Had several selections from their a la carte fresh oyster/seafood offerings plus a couple appetizers. Great food and a couple good local beers. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Rhrose0
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Great seafood place at fell's point and you can get some view of the harbor if you seat outside or at a table closer to the door. Super friendly staff and great food. We had a great time!

Thank Ana Bia G
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Believe the hype this place is amazing! Easily rivals the oyster bars back in London. Cate the waitress was extremely attentive and made us feel so welcome, reeling off a vast array of detailed dishes, recommendations and the specials all from memory. As the restaurant...More

Thank Meena A
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Perfect food, outstanding presentation, and wait staff knowledgeable of the menu and able to offer proper recommendations.

Thank edtimm2017
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

25 dollars. Very good lobster roll, good chips with pepper, spicy tomato ketchup. Recommend it absolutely

Thank mariavittoriac
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Kim S
19 December 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
13 March 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
9 February 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
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1728 Thames St, Baltimore, MD 21231-3416
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore>  > Fells Point
  • Neighbourhood: Fells Point
  • Phone Number: +1 443-449-7726
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