When you think of delicious authentic food, think Baltimore, Maryland. Nestled in the heart of Maryland, Baltimore is truly a foodie’s paradise, with an array of unique local delicatessens that will leave you wanting more and more.
Most famous for its local specialties, Baltimore is right on the coast and has direct access to the most amazingly fresh fish, crabs and oysters. Also, not to be missed are the organic produce from local family owned farms and dairies. Rev up your rental RV from Outdoorsy, and let’s get started on this foodie’s paradise.
Gypsy Queen Café
Gypsy Queen Cafe is arguably Baltimore’s most adventurous food truck bringing a global and inventive restaurant to the streets. Offering an original menu displayed fully on the side of the truck, the chefs don’t miss a beat. To mention a few most popular dishes you can enjoy the bacon-topped mac ‘n cheese served in a waffle cone and sliders topped with bacon relish, Indian style cheesesteak and falafel or for the vegetarians: curried chick peas.
Gypsy Queen Café is a fun and delicious experience so much so that the owners are now planning to open a restaurant due to its increasing popularity and demand. So, keep an eye on out on streets of Baltimore–if you see the food truck, be sure to place an order.
The Elephant on North Charles
The Elephant is a true part of the history of Baltimore being over 100 years old. It has also been renovated and reinvented several times. Built in the 1850’s, the restaurant is a magnificent mansion with a truly electric atmosphere.
The spectacular menu is globally inspired, and their grilled octopus was awarded Dish of the Year by Baltimore City Paper. The Elephant has some of the best seafood dishes in the country such as Rock Fish and Seared Scallops. The prices are also quite reasonable and on Tuesdays, they do a special offer: Burger and a Beer for $13.
Take a look at the menu before you arrive, and see what amazing dishes of the day are available–they seriously melt in your mouth.
J. Millard Tawes Crab and Clam Bake
A visit to Baltimore isn’t complete without a full stop at J. Millard Tawes Crab and Clam Bake. This restaurant offers a real taste of Baltimore cuisine. All-you-can-eat menu of locally-grown and sourced favorites including crabs, fish, clams, corn on the cob and sweet potato fries.
If that doesn’t get your heart rate pumping, nothing will. Offering a friendly atmosphere with lovely staff and truly enjoyable food–J. Millard Tawes Crab and Clam Bake is a must.
The Food Market
A phenomenal place to enjoy a laidback and delightful meal. The menu is foodie’s paradise and the top chef routinely rolls out inventive new dishes, like pan-roasted rockfish with cauliflower purée and Old Bay quinoa, topped with a hunk of lobster for good measure.
Baltimore, Maryland offers timeless dishes and excitingly new seafood experiences not to be missed. Serving up a whole lot of mouthwatering plates every time.