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The 9 Best American Restaurants In Baltimore

Updated: October 10, 2022

Looking for Baltimore’s best buffalo wings or spiciest chili? These are the American spots doing it best. We analyzed millions of reviews from the top local sites to compile This list of top American restaurants. So if you have decided on some deep dish pizza or BBQ as your next meal try one of the Baltimore eateries below.

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American, $$$$, Inner HarborAmerican, $$$$Baltimore, Inner Harbor
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Zagat, 2016

    Best American Restaurants in Baltimore

    Zagat, 2016
  • USA Today

    Best Restaurants with Harbor Views in Baltimore

    USA Today

Annabel Lee Tavern

American, $$, CantonAmerican, $$Baltimore, Canton
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • CultureTrip, 2017

    The 10 Best Local Restaurants In Baltimore, Maryland

    CultureTrip, 2017

Cheezy Mike's Food Emporium

American, Mount VernonAmericanBaltimore, Mount Vernon
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 5.0

Snake Hill

American, $, HighlandtownAmerican, $Baltimore, Highlandtown
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Huck's American Craft

American, $$, Brewers HillAmerican, $$Baltimore, Brewers Hill
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Southside Burger Bar

American, Federal HillAmericanBaltimore, Federal Hill
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

The Outpost American Tavern

American, $$, Federal HillAmerican, $$Baltimore, Federal Hill
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Clark Burger

American, $$, Little ItalyAmerican, $$Baltimore, Little Italy
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Happy Hour Heaven

American, Upper Fells PointAmericanBaltimore, Upper Fells Point
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

How did these spots get chosen?

Picking the right American restaurant can be tough, especially when you’re exploring new restaurants. For these results, 823905 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 5440 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 127 lists and articles from CultureTrip, USA Today and Zagat and others were carefully reviewed by boam. Don’t bother looking for CultureTrip - The 10 Best Local Restaurants In Baltimore, Maryland, USA Today - Best Restaurants with Harbor Views in Baltimore and Zagat - Best American Restaurants in Baltimorewe’ve already done so for you and included all you need to know. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so you can trust what you see and enjoy the city’s hidden gems. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

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