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Charleston Restaurant

1000 Lancaster St, Baltimore, MD 21202-4631
+1 410-332-7373
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster soup” (59 reviews)
“foie gras” (54 reviews)
“tasting menu” (36 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1000 Lancaster St, Baltimore, MD 21202-4631
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A Warm welcome An attentive and discrete service, a fantastic sommelier, An outstanding 4 courses meal An impressively energetic talented Chef Thank you Cindy Wolf We enjoyed the lentil soup, grilled calamari salad, fresh artichoke risotto, veal sweet breads and the braised beef with a...More

1  Thank zyay45
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've wanted to visit Charleston for years for many reasons, especially my love for Cindy Wolf and Tony Foreman's other restaurants around the city. We finally made it for my 30th birthday and we were absolutely awestruck. Every single staff member was exceedingly friendly and...More

Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't go to Charleston to eat. Go here for a dining experience. The food is all well prepared and well presented, if scant. I believe whether or not you find a particular dish or "course" exceptional or not depends on your personal taste. Two of...More

Thank sandy s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Charleston is, without a doubt, one of the best restaurants in Baltimore. Both the food and the service are truly outstanding. We went to the Charleston on our last wedding anniversary and again on New Year’s Eve with friends. There is no better restaurant...More

Thank ofjenkins
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As an experienced dinner - going into dinner had high expectations based on the restaurant’s reputation and reviews. But was met with only modest delivery when tasting the food. Sauces were modest . Wait staff required more trainer . sommelier picked a great bottle. In...More

2  Thank Smilingcatfish
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’m a local foodie and can heartily recommend Charleston to the discerning person looking for a wonderful experience. This is the flagship restaurant of our outstanding Cindy Wolf, and the food is thoughtful, creative and delicious. Cheese and Guinness soup, Cornbread oysters, grilled sweetbreads and...More

Thank JulieE813
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was phenomenal. Worth the trip every year. So many fine food restaurants to choose from. Love, love, love

Thank annette w
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food at the Charleston Restaurant in the best in Charm City! We are originally from New York and whenever we have friends from NY visiting us, we take them here. If I had to classify it I'd say it is gourmet Southern cuisine with...More

Thank Susan K
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Been several times and it never fails to impress. Service is perfect, food excellent. Wine choices are spot on.

Thank steves9311
Cordelia S, Guest Relations Manager at Charleston Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Steve, Thank you so much for your kind feedback. We appreciate that you are pleased with every aspect of the restaurant. - The team at Charleston

Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

because that is how fantastic this restaurant is. Chef Wolfe and her staff have it going on in a big way. Charleston isn't just dinner, it is an epicurean journey. Tonight we had chosen three courses from their menu which includes such wonderful things as...More

Thank Wildannie
Cordelia S, Guest Relations Manager at Charleston Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks indeed for your gracious feedback. We are very glad to hear that you enjoyed your three course dinner last week, as well as the service provided by Andrew. We hope to welcome you back soon. -The team at Charleston

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2 August 2017|
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Response from reallylikes2travel | Reviewed this property |
$400 at least
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7 May 2017|
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Response from reallylikes2travel | Reviewed this property |
About 23 minutes walk about 1.1 miles,
1 December 2016|
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Response from ForemanWolf | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you, for your inquiry. We absolutely have private rooms to accommodate your party size. We have complimentary valet available as well. Please contact our private dining manager directly. She would be more than... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$50 - US$150
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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
  • Neighbourhood: Little Italy
  • Phone Number: +1 410-332-7373
  • E-mail
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