100 Baltimore / Maryland Restaurants to Love This Valentine's Day

Whether your idea of a good time is a fancy, festive dinner out or cold sesame noodles and binge-watching on the couch, we're here to help you find it—since the greatest love of all is the love of food. Dig in.

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Restaurants:Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant - Annapolis, Stanford Grill - Columbia, Oceanaire Seafood Room - Baltimore
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:Contemporary American, Seafood
Neighborhoods:Annapolis, Columbia, Inner Harbor
Party Size
For 2
Date
Time
7:00 PM

Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant - Annapolis

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Annapolis
4,336 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Notable Wine List
  • Lunch
Yummy food and wine with friends.
Notable Wine List in Baltimore / Maryland
26 people mentioned the Calamari
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Stanford Grill - Columbia

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Columbia
6,442 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch
  • Good for a Date
Great food, huge portions, and attentive service. We had the rattlesnake pasta, pot pie, and seared ahi salad. We ate in the side room adjacent to the outdoor tent. The windows werRead more
Most Booked in Baltimore / Maryland
171 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Oceanaire Seafood Room - Baltimore

$$$$·Seafood·
Inner Harbor
3,801 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Fit for Foodies
A little more light would have been helpful otherwise the evening was perfect.
Seafood in Baltimore / Maryland
121 people mentioned the Baked Alaska

Bluestone

$$$$·Seafood·
Timonium
5,385 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch
  • Neighbourhood Gem
The food was very good, however the service did have a hiccup in that the server missed serving our soup. We had taken it home with us as a leftover and it was very good. I understRead more
Seafood in Baltimore / Maryland
147 people mentioned the Crab Soup

Chart House Restaurant - Annapolis

$$$$·Seafood·
Annapolis
5,692 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
This was the first time we’ve to the Chart House in Annapolis, and it might be my new favorite! I loved the location and almost every table has a water view. The atmosphere was livRead more
Scenic View in Baltimore / Maryland
153 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Victoria Gastro Pub

$$$$·International·
Columbia
2,732 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Lunch
The food is always good and the service is always outstanding. Their duck fat fries are the best.
224 people mentioned the Duck Fat Fries

Barrett's Grill

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Hunt Valley
2,754 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Special Occasions
Still the best local option for outdoor dining. The heaters make a cool evening comfortable.
Lunch in Baltimore Suburbs
44 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Citron

$$$$·American·
Towson
1,605 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Scenic View
  • Outdoor Eating
Citron went above and beyond to make our anniversary celebration special.
Best Ambience in Baltimore Suburbs
13 people mentioned the Calamari

Rusty Scupper - Baltimore

$$$$·Seafood·
Inner Harbor
7,323 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
Place is nice, elegant. The view is great depending on where you seated. The only issue is parking too tight plus paying for parking after paying so much for dinner.
Seafood in Baltimore / Maryland
168 people mentioned the Crab Soup

Cypriana

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Hampden
1,040 reviews
  • Group Bookings
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Outdoor Eating
I go back to Cypriana again and again because of their flavorful and consistent, meals. I am never disappointed.
52 people mentioned the Pita

Woodberry Kitchen

$$$$·Farm-to-table·
Downtown
11,440 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Their team has done such a beautiful job of outdoor dining! We loved it.
146 people mentioned the Chicken Biscuit
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Creole de Graw

$$$$·Creole·
Havre De Grace
400 reviews
  • Brunch
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Creole de Grace is simply outstanding. If you want to try New Orleans cuisine you must go here. Excellent gumbo, crawfish étouffée and crab cakes. Service was great. Fabulous dRead more
Brunch in Baltimore / Maryland
9 people mentioned the Jambalaya

George Martin's Grillfire - Hanover, Maryland

$$$$·American·
Hanover
1,696 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Casual
The meat loaf was a little dry. The bread crumbs are not need and they should add onions and peppers to it with a little season. Grill the vegetables first. They grave was diffeRead more
Hot Spot in Baltimore Suburbs
173 people mentioned the Cotton Candy

Tersiguel's French Country Restaurant

$$$$·French·
Ellicott City
2,140 reviews
  • Romance
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
We are so glad that Tersiguel's is back! We had dinner there last night and it was wonderful. The service was attentive, my wife was offered three tastes of wine before settling onRead more
23 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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The Alehouse Columbia

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Columbia
1,098 reviews
  • Casual
  • Child Friendly
  • Outdoor Eating
Has plenty of outdoor space, including umbrellas for sun and heaters for colder weather.
Child Friendly in Baltimore / Maryland
15 people mentioned the Mac Cheese

Ruth's Chris Steak House - Pikesville

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Pikesville
2,291 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Good for Birthdays
Everything about this visit was outstanding. The food, the wine, the cocktails and the service were all wonderful.
19 people mentioned the Petite Filet

The Prime Rib - Baltimore (The Original)

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Downtown
4,224 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Romance
Food was amazing. Service was outstanding. Wait time for food to table was average. Overall, I would visit again.
Best Ambience in Baltimore / Maryland
1,593 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Gertrude's - Baltimore

$$$$·American·
Charles Village
6,256 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Lunch
  • Special Occasions
I always enjoy Gertrude's. The atmosphere is great and the wait staff is always efficient and courteous
Brunch in Baltimore
118 people mentioned the Crab Soup

Carpaccio Tuscan Kitchen

$$$$·Italian·
Annapolis
1,804 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
Absolutely delicious!
Best Overall in Greater Annapolis
28 people mentioned the Calamari

Pappas Restaurant - Cockeysville

$$$$·Seafood·
Hunt Valley
2,108 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch
My first time coming to this restaurant and location- I heard good news and I’m so glad I finally gave it a chance. The food was so so good, yes it’s pricy but you don’t have to buRead more
Seafood in Baltimore / Maryland
37 people mentioned the Crab Soup

The Capital Grille - Baltimore

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Downtown
3,387 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
Awesome time once again! Paul M. is the best waiter out there!! Ask for him when you go!
Best Service in Baltimore / Maryland
48 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Sullivan's Steakhouse - Baltimore

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Inner Harbor
2,582 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Group Bookings
I came to Sullivan’s for my birthday and my night was great. All of the staff were wonderful and made me feel very special. I thank them all for making my birthday night a blast.
74 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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LIBERATORE’S Ristorante & Catering - Timonium

$$$$·Italian·
Timonium
1,005 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Group Bookings
The black bean soup was fantastic! The spaghetti and meatballs were very good. The veal saltimbocca could have been much better. One of the four pieces served was very good but theRead more
15 people mentioned the Crab Soup
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Birroteca - Baltimore

$$$$·Italian·
Hampden
2,184 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Excellent experience. We planned a surprise party here for my sister and the staff were friendly and accommodating throughout the process. The food and service were exceptional. HiRead more
Italian in Baltimore / Maryland
132 people mentioned the Calamari

Blue Hill Tavern

$$$$·American·
Canton
2,881 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Lunch
Everything was great. The food was excellent. The staff and owner went of their way to make us feel welcome. Despite the challenges of being short staffed as a result of COVID, BluRead more
Best Overall in Baltimore / Maryland
43 people mentioned the Calamari

The Elkridge Furnace Inn

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Elkridge
2,465 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Good for Anniversaries
It was amazing! We loved our experience. We were celebrating a new job change and were given free champagne! Such a great spot!
Special Occasions in Baltimore / Maryland
31 people mentioned the French Onion Soup

By The Docks

$$$$·Seafood·
Essex
1,331 reviews
  • Group Bookings
  • Special Occasions
  • Worth the Drive
Went for Baltimore restaurant week. The restaurant was very busy but our server, Leslie was outstanding. She definitely got her steps in that night. The food was just as delicious Read more
Group Bookings in Baltimore Suburbs
22 people mentioned the Crab Soup

Sabatino's

$$$$·Italian·
Little Italy
2,221 reviews
  • Casual
  • Special Occasions
  • Comfort Food
We drove an hour to enjoy a bookmaker salad. It was wonderful as always. Portions are very generous, dinner was delicious and always tastes home made. Special consideration was gRead more
Neighbourhood Gem in Baltimore
76 people mentioned the Garlic Bread

The Food Market - Hampden

$$$$·American·
Hampden
4,282 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
This is my Partners favorite restaurant and I understand why if you can get a table its excellent. The food is always delicious and we are big fans of being able to see into the kiRead more
American in Baltimore / Maryland
95 people mentioned the Pretzel

Nantuckets Restaurant

$$$$·American·
Fenwick Island
2,062 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Good for Anniversaries
I have dinned at Nantucket’s many times and have never been disappointed with service and meals. It’s my go to restaurants when I have out of town company❣️
Most Booked in Ocean City / Delaware Shore
25 people mentioned the Rack Lamb

Ruth's Chris Steak House - Pier 5

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Inner Harbor
1,917 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Fit for Foodies
We were able to dine outside in a quiet corner to ourselves. The food was extremely delicious. Our host was energetic, informative, and attentive.
Notable Wine List in Baltimore
20 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Bygone

$$$$·American·
Harbor East
1,892 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Scenic View
Mathew was outstanding Everything was wonderful
Scenic View in Baltimore
20 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Sotto Sopra

$$$$·Italian·
Mt. Vernon
2,850 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Romance
Always delightful; everyone goes out of their way to make dinner special. We have been dining here for years and the food is always the best.
Italian in Baltimore / Maryland
34 people mentioned the Calamari
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Linwoods

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Owings Mills
3,708 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Fit for Foodies
Fabulous from beginning to end. Our server, Annie, was terrific as always. Linwood’s is definitely a favorite and never disappoints.
Contemporary American in Baltimore / Maryland
45 people mentioned the Shrimp Grits
Table for 2 today

Corner Stable - Cockeysville

$$$$·American·
Hunt Valley
1,085 reviews
  • Bar Seating
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Casual
Shay and staff was amazing!!!!
American in Baltimore Suburbs
15 people mentioned the Fried Chicken

McCormick & Schmick's Seafood - Baltimore

$$$$·Seafood·
Downtown
4,446 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Scenic View
  • Waterfront
Great service, food and atmosphere!
Scenic View in Baltimore
45 people mentioned the Calamari

Cafe Normandie

$$$$·French·
Annapolis
1,899 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Romance
Food was generally excellent. The honey dijon house salad dressing was superb, the most delicately flavored I have ever had, but the salad itself was too wet. My son felt the same Read more
Best Food in Greater Annapolis
24 people mentioned the French Onion Soup

LIBERATORE'S Ristorante & Catering - Bel Air

$$$$·Italian·
Bel Air
613 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
The Chicken Giovanni didn't have much flavor and my wife was a bit disappointed in that meal. I had shrimp and scallops and it was very good in that brandy sauce.
Group Bookings in Baltimore Suburbs
5 people mentioned the Calamari

Iron Bridge Wine Company - Columbia

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Columbia
4,391 reviews
  • Notable Wine List
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
First time and it was great. We'll be back for the drinks and charcuterie for sure.
Notable Wine List in Baltimore / Maryland
54 people mentioned the Calamari

Lewnes' SteakHouse

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Annapolis
2,412 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Romance
If you want a great steakhouse in Annapolis, this is THE place. Excellent food, amazing wine list ($$$$) attentive service. We had a great meal and highly recommend it.
Best Food in Baltimore / Maryland
41 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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LIBERATORE’S Ristorante & Catering - Eldersburg

$$$$·Italian·
Eldersburg
572 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Authentic
  • Casual
Fun night out at a neighborhood favorite restaurant. Good food close to home.
9 people mentioned the Calamari

SoBo Cafe

$$$$·American·
Federal Hill
897 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Casual
  • Lunch
Excellent food and great service. The Keto selections and an new smoked pork chop entree were fantastic.
Neighbourhood Gem in Baltimore / Maryland
35 people mentioned the Chicken Pot Pie

EJ's Provision Co

$$$$·Seafood·
Laurel
91 reviews
  • Casual
  • Good for a Date
  • Bar Seating
My husband and I took this opportunity to sneak in a date while our children enjoyed their Middle school’s Valentine’s Day dance. We would’ve gone to BJ’s brew house, but hubby fRead more
4 people mentioned the Hush Puppies
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Cinghiale

$$$$·Italian·
Harbor East
2,083 reviews
  • Notable Wine List
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
My wife and I went on a Monday and had phenomenal service. Are meals were excellent and I would highly recommend.
21 people mentioned the Calamari
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Pappas Restaurant - Glen Burnie

$$$$·Seafood·
Annapolis
436 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Group Bookings
  • Neighbourhood Gem
They have the best crab cakes. The bar drinks aren't great but if you're not a drinker the food is amazing.
16 people mentioned the Crab Soup
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RA Sushi Bar Restaurant - Baltimore, MD

$$$$·Japanese·
Harbor East
667 reviews
  • Casual
  • Group Bookings
  • Bar Seating
Loved it but it was super busy. Try to make reservations if you can
Late Night Find in Baltimore
11 people mentioned the Viva Las Vegas Roll

Michael's Cafe

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Timonium
1,965 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Lunch
  • Casual
I took my wife to Michael's for her birthday. Our meal and server were outstanding. Will be back soon! Rick Dusek
Neighbourhood Gem in Baltimore Suburbs
45 people mentioned the Crab Soup

George Martin's Vivo Italian Kitchen and Wine Bar

$$$$·Italian·
Hanover
566 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Group Bookings
  • Fit for Foodies
Four of the people from my office had lunch at Vivo. The food was very good and the service was very good as well. We've dined here before and have always had a good experience.
38 people mentioned the Calamari
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Pairings Bistro

$$$$·Farm-to-table·
Bel Air
1,839 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Notable Wine List
  • Good for a Date
We have been to pairings a number of times. The last couple of times Jake took care of us. He is great with both food and wine recommendations and is really good with our daughterRead more
Notable Wine List in Baltimore / Maryland
75 people mentioned the Crab Soup

Blackwall Hitch - Annapolis

$$$$·American·
Annapolis
1,814 reviews
  • Group Bookings
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch
The food and service were excellent. It was a busy day in Annapolis with the boat show, but thankfully we had reservations and did not have to wait for a table.
Group Bookings in Greater Annapolis
21 people mentioned the Crab Dip

Fallston Barrel House

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Fallston
260 reviews
  • Group Bookings
  • Vibrant Bar Scene
  • Casual
It was good. Service on the patio was a little slow but the food was great!
Hot Spot in Baltimore / Maryland
4 people mentioned the Shrimp Grits

Blue Moon

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Rehoboth Beach
3,972 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
The waiter staff was great, drinks and wine really good, ordered Cucumber Gimlets. My daughter ordered the filet it comes with mashed potatoes, she ask to switch to french fries, wRead more
Hot Spot in Ocean City / Delaware Shore
1,104 people mentioned the Blue Moon
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One Eleven Main

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Bel Air
955 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for Birthdays
Excellent food, and quaint setting. Overall value is ok, little high prices but the presentation and texture was phenomenal.
18 people mentioned the Bread Pudding
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The Point in Towson

$$$$·Gastro Pub·
Towson
302 reviews
  • Brunch
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Group Bookings
Great dinner. Went for restaurant week and pleasantly surprised by the quantity and quality of the food. Everything was delicious, our server was attentive and the entrees had fuRead more
Brunch in Baltimore Suburbs
3 people mentioned the Cheese Steak

Pappas Restaurant - Parkville

$$$$·Seafood·
Parkville
1,591 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Group Bookings
  • Special Occasions
double get the double crap cakes ...... too much food had to take one home...lol
Lunch in Baltimore / Maryland
27 people mentioned the Crab Imperial

Tino's Italian Bistro

$$$$·Italian·
Columbia
1,042 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Notable Wine List
  • Good for a Date
A great place for ladies to gather, share a meal a bottle of wine and catch up! The build your own pasta was fantastic. The choices were plenty! Wine selection was excellent even aRead more
Neighbourhood Gem in Baltimore Suburbs
9 people mentioned the Chicken Marsala

Eden

$$$$·American·
Rehoboth Beach
2,098 reviews
  • Romance
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
Eden is our go-to for fine dining in Rehoboth. Food and service are always great, and the booths and lighting create a unique atmosphere. Totally worth the money!
Notable Wine List in Ocean City / Delaware Shore
29 people mentioned the Key Lime Pie

AIDA Bistro & Wine Bar

$$$$·Italian·
Columbia
2,277 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Fit for Foodies
Wonderful lunch with the ladies. Great day for an outside lunch
Notable Wine List in Baltimore / Maryland
32 people mentioned the Calamari
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Kona Grill - Baltimore

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Inner Harbor
1,971 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Casual
  • Lunch
There are only two cakes that I eat, strawberry shortcake and carrot cake. I will say that that is the most amazing carrot cake I’ve ever had in my life. I literally cannot stop eaRead more
Child Friendly in Baltimore
28 people mentioned the Macadamia Nut Chicken

Level Small Plates Lounge

$$$$·American·
Annapolis
1,888 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
Great overall. Recommend!!
Best Overall in Greater Annapolis
26 people mentioned the Shrimp Grits

Gordon Ramsay Steak - Horseshoe Casino Baltimore

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Federal Hill
1,443 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Good for Anniversaries
I mean, it’s Gordon Ramsay’s! It was even more than we expected. I couldn’t have left happier!
Notable Wine List in Baltimore
34 people mentioned the Sticky Toffee Pudding
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Hersh's

$$$$·Italian·
Federal Hill
911 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Outdoor Eating
Hersh's is a neighborhood restaurant specializing in freshly prepared, high quality food, much of it Italian cuisine. The servers are attentive and professional. The restaurant is Read more
Best Overall in Baltimore / Maryland
18 people mentioned the Pistachio Pizza

Liberatore's Ristorante & Catering - Perry Hall

$$$$·Italian·
Perry Hall
324 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Good for a Date
Went at 4:30 on Sunday afternoon and thought this would not be a busy time but on arrival the entire place was packed since there were apparently two large private parties booked tRead more
3 people mentioned the Calamari

Magdalena

$$$$·Bistro·
Mt. Vernon
843 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Notable Wine List
very nice place to dine easy axcess for handicap persons
Best Ambience in Baltimore / Maryland
5 people mentioned the Amuse Bouche
Table for 2 today

Lebanese Taverna - Baltimore

$$$$·Middle Eastern·
Harbor East
1,264 reviews
  • Waterfront
  • Authentic
  • Casual
Great pitas.
Child Friendly in Baltimore
25 people mentioned the Mezze

Glyndon Grill

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Glyndon
1,032 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Lunch
  • Special Occasions
Food was delicious. Great salads! Our waiter was fabulous and friendly.
Neighbourhood Gem in Baltimore / Maryland
19 people mentioned the Chicken Pot Pie