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Faidley Seafood

203 North Paca Baltimore, Lexington Market, Baltimore, MD 21201
+1 410-727-4898
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lump crab cakes” (58 reviews)
“oysters” (63 reviews)
“pickled beets” (9 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Balti, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
203 North Paca Baltimore, Lexington Market, Baltimore, MD 21201
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I want to encourage anyone with a little bit of adventurous spirit find this wonderful folksy spot in the midst of a delightful shopping experience. Shopping, that is, for food! I read about this counter hundred up timed it and was ever so grateful. You...More

Thank Wendy P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you have a chance to visit Baltimore you must go to Lexington Market. Faidleys does not have sit down accommodations BUT you have to try one of their CRAB CAKES. They are terrific. This is a $$$ location but it is worth every penny....More

Thank 2268cs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Heard they were the best and they didn’t disappoint. Got the platter with Mac and cheese and French fries. Everything was top notch, great flavor with no fillers. Great atmosphere and total separate from the rest of the market which isn’t a bad thing. Definitely...More

1  Thank Bgravy80
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

These are the best crab cakes in Baltimore. Then add that they’re in the market and they only have standing tables makes them even more intriguing. We always stop here when we’re in Baltimore.

1  Thank CindyO841
Reviewed September 4, 2018

We made a quick stop here on our way to Washington D.C., and my boys wish I had purchased more food for the road. Since it was on our list of restaurants to try I ordered 4 crab cakes to go. One crab cake for...More

Thank 1Jeeplover
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Having lived many times in Mid-Atlantic region, I thought I knew a great crab cake. Well saw the reviews and broke one of my rules. It was so good, I went the next day after calling my sister and saying she had to come up...More

1  Thank pat8635
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

They call it a Lump. You can get just the Lump - a la carte, or order a platter with fries and pickled beets. I got the Lump as you can see and what lumpy crab meat ! The taste is great too. There’s a...More

1  Thank Mary H
Reviewed August 29, 2018

They take a crab cake that is precooked and left open air cooling to room temperature on a tray and throw it in the microwave. Literally in front of you. Have they no shame? People actually eat this? And pay 18$ for it? No. Thank....More

Thank James C
Reviewed August 28, 2018

It was my annual trip to Baltimore, and the annual trip means a visit to Faidley's. I had the Jumbo Lump platter, and as always, it was delish. There are no better crabcakes in Baltimore. Service was fast and friendly as it always is. Visiting...More

Thank SabrinaFair101
Reviewed August 27, 2018

This Gem is tucked in the back of the Lexington Markets. The atmosphere is wonderful before we even get to the Famous Crab Cakes, which were very generous in size and full of big chunks of succulent, creamy fresh crab. A must during every visit...More

Thank Liz_hickson
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Taunya B
August 8, 2018|
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Response from laff4becky | Reviewed this property |
Yes they sell crab legs by the case across from where the crab cakes are sold. and you can also go to the Wharf DC if you want cases
March 8, 2017|
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Response from PatrickNYC2014 | Reviewed this property |
No they do not take reservations; it's not a restaurant, per se, it's a good stand w/seating. Yes, it is a 5-10 min walk to the arena.
September 21, 2016|
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Response from Steven B | Reviewed this property |
For a menu google Faidley's Seafood in Baltimore, MD; only a few prices are listed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 North Paca Baltimore, Lexington Market, Baltimore, MD 21201
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 410-727-4898
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