Shopping for Baltimore homes for sale can work up quite a hunger, and blue crab is the name of the game for food in the Baltimore area. Fortunately, our real estate agents not only have an ear to the ground to help you find the perfect home but have some favorite spots for blue crab in Baltimore. Let's take a glance at 9 of the best spots for blue crab in Baltimore.
- Crackpot Seafood Restaurant - 8102 Loch Raven Blvd, Baltimore, MD 21286
Crackpot Seafood Restaurant has been in business since 1972 and offers some of the best traditionally-cooked crab in the Baltimore area. A perfect combination of seasoning and perfect steaming combine to make Crackpot's blue crab the ideal dish at this versatile establishment. Crackpot has an extensive menu that also includes traditional American favorites such as burgers, steaks, and other seafood dishes.
- Costas Inn - 4100 North Point Blvd, Baltimore, MD 21222
Costas Inn, located very near the location of the Battle of Northpoint, serves blue crab year-in and year-out no matter if blues are in season in Maryland. During the offseason, Costas keeps blue crab on the menu by flying them in from destinations south. Costas has a house blend of seasonings that can't be beat, making for a memorable dining experience.
- L.P. Steamers - 1100 E. Fort Ave, Baltimore, MD 21230
L.P. Steamers combines excellent food, cold drinks, and a traditional brick exterior to create an authentic Baltimore dining experience. Expect a table ready to crack fresh blues complete with brown paper coverings and wooden mallets. With this kind of set up, don't worry about bussing your own table and feel free to eat with your hands!
- Captain James Crabhouse & Restaurant - 2127 Boston St., Baltimore, MD 21231
Captain James' location lends itself to a classic on-the-water seafood experience in a restaurant shaped like a boat. Captain James offers not only delicious blue crab but excellent boardwalk-style fries and corn on the cob (cooked in the husk). Your pile of blue crab will go perfectly on the waterfront with a cold beer or cocktail from the bar.
- Faidley's Seafood - 203 N Paca St., Baltimore, MD 21201
Faidley's Seafood is a market first and a restaurant second. No matter what you're in the mood for, Faidley's has exactly what you came for: blue crab. From traditionally steamed crab to excellent Maryland crab cakes, Faidley's has you covered. Additionally, the Lexington Market, founded in the late 1880s, offers a variety of seafood and goods for you to have your own seafood experience at home.
- Obrycki's Crab House and Seafood Restaurant - BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport in Concourse B, Baltimore, MD
Obrycki's Crab House was established towards the close of World War II in Baltimore's historic Fells Neighborhood. A lot has changed since then including locations, but Obrycki's still has a focus on quality and, of course, delicious blue crab which is the staple of all of the restaurant's menu items. If you're traveling through Baltimore's Thurgood Marshall airport, then definitely stop in at Obrycki's.
- Nick's Fish House - 2600 Insulator Dr., Baltimore, MD 21230
Located in Port Covington, Nick's Fish House is another go-to waterfront destination for seafood and blue crab. Nick's unique location in Port Covington will give you an authentic Baltimore seafood experience, and with a large menu, you're sure to find something for everyone in your dinner party.
- Bo Brooks Restaurant - 2780 Lighthouse Point E, Baltimore, MD 21224
Bo Brooks Restaurant has out-of-this-world happy hour specials and out-of-this-world blue crab to boot. Our real estate agents love the happy hour specials at Bo Brooks and are happy to hang around for the excellent blue crab-focused menu. The waterfront access and outdoor seating make this a fantastic summer weather restaurant.
- Ryleigh's Oyster - 36 E Cross St., Baltimore, MD 21230
Ryleigh's Oyster is probably one of the most seafood-diverse establishments on our list with a focus on, you guessed it, oysters. While seafood just isn't seafood in Baltimore without blue crab, you can't go wrong with your selection at Ryleigh's. A cozy pub-like atmosphere will make you want to hang around and try a little of everything during your dining experience at Ryleigh's.
Whether you're shopping for the perfect Baltimore home or just looking for the perfect place to dine on some Baltimore blue crab, our real estate agents at BHHS Homesale Realty are here to help you. Hey, why not even try shopping for a home followed by an excellent crab dinner? Contact us to set up an appointment to find the perfect Baltimore home for you and your family.