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
4,600 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Notable Wine List
  • Good for a Date
Our server was excellent & made our experience great. We definitely enjoyed our meal. One of our favorite places to eat.
Notable Wine List in Baltimore / Maryland
26 people mentioned the Calamari
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Stanford Grill - Columbia

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Columbia
6,542 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
Made reservations for a Wednesday night. Our server Star was very attentive, polite and professional! Food was good!
Contemporary American in Baltimore / Maryland
171 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Oceanaire Seafood Room - Baltimore

$$$$·Seafood·
Inner Harbor
3,763 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Good for Anniversaries
Absolutely phenomenal service and food!
Special Occasions in Baltimore / Maryland
121 people mentioned the Baked Alaska

Bluestone

$$$$·Seafood·
Timonium
5,478 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Quality dining experience, excellent, knowledgeable staff and the pastry chef is amazing!!!
Seafood in Baltimore / Maryland
147 people mentioned the Crab Soup

Chart House Restaurant - Annapolis

$$$$·Seafood·
Annapolis
5,744 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
Easy making reservations and got there just in enough time to enjoy brunch. Cream of crab soup and Caesar salad were delish and then shared the Crab Benedict on fried green tomatoeRead more
Scenic View in Baltimore / Maryland
153 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Victoria Gastro Pub

$$$$·International·
Columbia
2,748 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Casual
  • Group Bookings
Nicole was outstanding as our server. Great to have the heated patio all to ourselves!
224 people mentioned the Duck Fat Fries

Barrett's Grill

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Hunt Valley
2,827 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Great food and great service
Lunch in Baltimore Suburbs
44 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Citron

$$$$·American·
Towson
1,673 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Outdoor Eating
This is my second time visiting here. The service and the meal was impeccable from the time I stepped into the restaurant all the way up until I left. I love everything about CitroRead more
Best Ambience in Baltimore Suburbs
13 people mentioned the Calamari

Rusty Scupper - Baltimore

$$$$·Seafood·
Inner Harbor
7,320 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
I came here for my girlfriends birthday. The experience overall was what I hoped for great view of the city, pleasant staff great food I ordered the swordfish
Scenic View in Baltimore / Maryland
168 people mentioned the Crab Soup

Cypriana

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Hampden
1,085 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Authentic
  • Fit for Foodies
Absolutely delicious!
Healthy in Baltimore
52 people mentioned the Pita
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Woodberry Kitchen

$$$$·Farm-to-table·
Downtown
11,187 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
428 reviews
  • Brunch
  • Casual
  • Good for a Date
We decided to take a road trip from Lancaster, to Havre de Grace for Sunday Brunch, and I am absolutely so glad I had selected this place for our destination!! The food was outstaRead more
Brunch in Baltimore / Maryland
9 people mentioned the Jambalaya

George Martin's Grillfire - Hanover, Maryland

$$$$·American·
Hanover
1,719 reviews
  • Group Bookings
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Romance
As requested we were sat at a quiet booth away from distractions. Our waitress, Sadie, was fantastic. Attentive but not intrusive. And the food was delicious. At our table we had BRead more
173 people mentioned the Cotton Candy

Tersiguel's French Country Restaurant

$$$$·French·
Ellicott City
2,125 reviews
  • Romance
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
Tersiguel's is our "go-to" special occasion restaurant. The food, service, and atmosphere is delightful.
Best Ambience in Baltimore / Maryland
23 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
Table for 2 today

The Alehouse Columbia

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Columbia
1,110 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Great Beer
My family always has a great experience when we go to the Ale House. We generally go with our preschool to school age kids and they are enamored with the mac & cheese. I can’t thinRead more
Outdoor Eating in Baltimore / Maryland
15 people mentioned the Mac Cheese

Ruth's Chris Steak House - Pikesville

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Pikesville
2,361 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Good for Birthdays
We had a sisterhood dinner here. We met at 4, great time! The waiter, Dalton, was very friendly, attentive, and professional. The food and drink was excellent. We had a great eveniRead more
Special Occasions in Baltimore Suburbs
19 people mentioned the Petite Filet

The Prime Rib - Baltimore (The Original)

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Downtown
4,186 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Romance
The overall experience was GREAT!
Romance in Baltimore / Maryland
1,593 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Gertrude's - Baltimore

$$$$·American·
Charles Village
6,252 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Brunch
  • Outdoor Eating
As usual, the food is excellent! The service staff is super caring! And the ambiance is delightful, quiet - and a great place to engage in conversation with friends!
Lunch in Baltimore / Maryland
118 people mentioned the Crab Soup

Carpaccio Tuscan Kitchen

$$$$·Italian·
Annapolis
1,815 reviews
  • Romance
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
I went at lunch time (12:45) and although the food was good, the noise level was a little high. Not from all patron, just one. Thankfully, they were finishing and were not there foRead more
Best Overall in Greater Annapolis
28 people mentioned the Calamari

The Valley Inn

$$$$·American·
Towson
1,198 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Lunch
  • Fit for Foodies
First time at the Valley Inn, and we will definitely be returning! From beginning to end it was a wonderful experience. Took my SO for an early birthday dinner and we both loved thRead more
33 people mentioned the Shrimp Salad

Pappas Restaurant - Cockeysville

$$$$·Seafood·
Hunt Valley
2,178 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Group Bookings
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Great food abs always consistent. Brandon, our server was the best server we’ve ever had. He was attentive, courteous, polite and efficient.
Seafood in Baltimore / Maryland
37 people mentioned the Crab Soup
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The Capital Grille - Baltimore

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Downtown
3,452 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
Great service and food . Joshua was a great waiter.
Best Service in Baltimore / Maryland
48 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Sullivan's Steakhouse - Baltimore

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Inner Harbor
2,508 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
1,000 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
2,206 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Great Beer
Always a solid meal, can't wait for the supply chain to get sorted so the calamari al la planca can come back
Healthy in Baltimore
132 people mentioned the Calamari

Blue Hill Tavern

$$$$·American·
Canton
2,863 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
  • Business Meals
Great food as always. The sign outside said masks mandatory yet the 2 people who greeted us at the desk did not have masks on!! WTH!!!!???
Lunch in Baltimore / Maryland
43 people mentioned the Calamari

The Elkridge Furnace Inn

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Elkridge
2,497 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Good for Anniversaries
Wonderful seerrvie and wonderful meals! We always love the historic charm and ambience at the Elkridgee Furnace Inn, and Chef Dan Wecker always has a variety of interesting new diRead more
Best Ambience in Baltimore Suburbs
31 people mentioned the French Onion Soup

By The Docks

$$$$·Seafood·
Essex
1,391 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Group Bookings
  • Neighbourhood Gem
The Tuesday evening crab cake special is an amazing deal! Wife had shrimp scampi, excellent. Service good!
22 people mentioned the Crab Soup

Sabatino's

$$$$·Italian·
Little Italy
2,210 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Authentic
  • Good for a Date
How refreshing to be in a restaurant with such a kind and helpful staff. I grew up going to Sab's. The history and atmosphere is so comforting. The food was so good and I will be Read more
Group Bookings in Baltimore
76 people mentioned the Garlic Bread

The Food Market - Hampden

$$$$·American·
Hampden
4,373 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
Our server was outstanding!! The best service that I have had in a long time!
American in Baltimore / Maryland
95 people mentioned the Pretzel
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Nantuckets Restaurant

$$$$·American·
Fenwick Island
2,104 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
Food, cocktails & service were excellent, will definitely be back!
Best Service in Ocean City / Delaware Shore
25 people mentioned the Rack Lamb
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Ruth's Chris Steak House - Pier 5

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Inner Harbor
1,957 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Good for Anniversaries
One of the best places I have ever been and one of the best experiences. I loved everything about this place. I now plan to become a Loyalty Member.
Most Booked in Baltimore
20 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Bygone

$$$$·American·
Harbor East
2,075 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Scenic View
  • Romance
It was a great experience that I recommend to all 💯.
Best Ambience in Baltimore
20 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Sotto Sopra

$$$$·Italian·
Mt. Vernon
2,902 reviews
  • Romance
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
Early weekday dinner. Staff was very attentive and knowledgeable about the menu. Our party has some dietary restrictions and the staff was able to let us know exactly what was apprRead more
Best Ambience in Baltimore / Maryland
34 people mentioned the Calamari
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Linwoods

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Owings Mills
3,820 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romance
Our meal, from the service to the food was outstanding! One of our favorite Baltimore area restaurants.
Contemporary American in Baltimore / Maryland
45 people mentioned the Shrimp Grits
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Corner Stable - Cockeysville

$$$$·American·
Hunt Valley
1,104 reviews
  • Bar Seating
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Lunch
I ate at the Bar and had my usual Tuesday night dinner special: 2 Large Chicken Breasts, Buffalo Hot Sauce, coleslaw and a Large Merlot. All was very tasty.
American in Baltimore / Maryland
15 people mentioned the Fried Chicken

McCormick & Schmick's Seafood - Baltimore

$$$$·Seafood·
Downtown
4,373 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
Classic American cuisine. Excellent seafood. Vast wine list. Delightful setting.
Scenic View in Baltimore
45 people mentioned the Calamari

Cafe Normandie

$$$$·French·
Annapolis
1,938 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
Cafe Normandie never disappoints. The food was delicious as always & what better a day to have a meal there than a Monday - 1/2 price bottles of wine day?
Best Overall in Greater Annapolis
24 people mentioned the French Onion Soup
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LIBERATORE'S Ristorante & Catering - Bel Air

$$$$·Italian·
Bel Air
623 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Another great night at Lib's. Thanks to Italo and his staff.
5 people mentioned the Calamari

Iron Bridge Wine Company - Columbia

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Columbia
4,465 reviews
  • Notable Wine List
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
Amazing food, drinks, and service
Notable Wine List in Baltimore / Maryland
54 people mentioned the Calamari
Table for 2 today
Experiences available
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Lewnes' SteakHouse

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Annapolis
2,529 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Notable Wine List
The food here is just delicious! I have been there quite a few times and they the never disappoint
Best Food in Baltimore / Maryland
41 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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LIBERATORE’S Ristorante & Catering - Eldersburg

$$$$·Italian·
Eldersburg
580 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Authentic
  • Special Occasions
Great service, excellent food, there was nothing negative about our experience!
Italian in Baltimore / Maryland
9 people mentioned the Calamari

SoBo Cafe

$$$$·American·
Federal Hill
913 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Comfort Food
  • Cosy
Great food, great reception, superb drinks. This place is a hidden gem, and we will go again soon.
Best Value in Baltimore
35 people mentioned the Chicken Pot Pie

Pappas Restaurant - Glen Burnie

$$$$·Seafood·
Annapolis
435 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Group Bookings
  • Casual
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
691 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Happy Hour
  • Fun
Our server Troy was amazing last night. Knew the menu and drinks very well. Even through a busy night made sure to keep checking in. Was not over bearing either. S/o Troy!
Late Night Find in Baltimore
11 people mentioned the Viva Las Vegas Roll

Michael's Cafe

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Timonium
1,995 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Casual
  • Neighbourhood Gem
We love the atmosphere, service and food. Wish we lived closer so we could go more often.
Lunch in Baltimore Suburbs
45 people mentioned the Crab Soup

George Martin's Vivo Italian Kitchen and Wine Bar

$$$$·Italian·
Hanover
582 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
Our server was great, she was waiting on all of the tables in teh restaurant (or it appeared she was) but was still very attentive, fast, lots of fun, and had a great attitude. FooRead more
Romance in Baltimore / Maryland
38 people mentioned the Calamari

Pairings Bistro

$$$$·Farm-to-table·
Bel Air
1,881 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Notable Wine List
Excellent waiter, efficient service, relaxing atmosphere
Healthy in Baltimore / Maryland
75 people mentioned the Crab Soup
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Blackwall Hitch - Annapolis

$$$$·American·
Annapolis
1,869 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Group Bookings
Every dish was amazing! Especially the crab cakes squid ink pasta! Our server, Louis, was so kind and attentive! We’ll be back!
Group Bookings in Baltimore / Maryland
21 people mentioned the Crab Dip

Fallston Barrel House

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Fallston
287 reviews
  • Casual
  • Live Music
  • Group Bookings
Soup and pit beef dip were very good. Shrimp salad was bland. Wait staff very friendly.
Hot Spot in Baltimore / Maryland
4 people mentioned the Shrimp Grits

Blue Moon

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Rehoboth Beach
4,002 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
This place was amazing. Food was delicious and all things considered with Covid we felt safe, the restaurant wasn’t too crowded.
Hot Spot in Ocean City / Delaware Shore
1,104 people mentioned the Blue Moon
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One Eleven Main

$$$$·American·
Bel Air
972 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
Wonderful food and drinks!
Neighbourhood Gem in Baltimore / Maryland
18 people mentioned the Bread Pudding
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The Point in Towson

$$$$·Gastro Pub·
Towson
319 reviews
  • Casual
  • Group Bookings
  • Authentic
The meal was good, but one person in my party received a full size salad when she only wanted a side salad, leading to a half eaten salad left on the table. It took a while for usRead more
Brunch in Baltimore / Maryland
3 people mentioned the Cheese Steak

Pappas Restaurant - Parkville

$$$$·Seafood·
Parkville
1,625 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Group Bookings
  • Good for a Date
Great food as always and excellent service it’s always nice to relax and unwind from a long day
Seafood in Baltimore / Maryland
27 people mentioned the Crab Imperial

Tino's Italian Bistro

$$$$·Italian·
Columbia
1,068 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Casual
  • Bar Seating
Met at the door. Short wait for table. Easy contactless pay
Child Friendly in Baltimore / Maryland
9 people mentioned the Chicken Marsala

Eden

$$$$·American·
Rehoboth Beach
2,143 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Good for Anniversaries
We had an amazing anniversary dinner. The food was fantastic and the staff was so sweet.
Best Service in Ocean City / Delaware Shore
29 people mentioned the Key Lime Pie

AIDA Bistro & Wine Bar

$$$$·Italian·
Columbia
2,293 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Great staff. Flavorful and creative food and cocktails.
Healthy in Baltimore / Maryland
32 people mentioned the Calamari
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Kona Grill - Baltimore

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Inner Harbor
1,996 reviews
  • Happy Hour
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasions
Visited Baltimore with my daughter for the weekend. We had a tough time finding somewhere that was open for dinner. I was skeptical about Kona Grill, but it was wonderful! Our servRead more
28 people mentioned the Macadamia Nut Chicken
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Level Small Plates Lounge

$$$$·American·
Annapolis
1,914 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Creative Cuisine
Our server was great! She made some outstanding cocktails for us.
Fit for Foodies in Baltimore / Maryland
26 people mentioned the Shrimp Grits

Gordon Ramsay Steak - Horseshoe Casino Baltimore

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Federal Hill
1,554 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Romance
Food is always great! Excellent service! A bit pricey!
Special Occasions in Baltimore
34 people mentioned the Sticky Toffee Pudding
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Hersh's

$$$$·Italian·
Federal Hill
954 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Exceptional food and great service. Will definitely be back!
Best Overall in Baltimore / Maryland
18 people mentioned the Pistachio Pizza

Liberatore's Ristorante & Catering - Perry Hall

$$$$·Italian·
Perry Hall
344 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Group Bookings
Our waiter, Mike, was wonderful. He made himself available, but did not hover over us. He also, helped us with the 1/2 wine. Another waiter (didn't catch his name) came to the rRead more
Italian in Baltimore Suburbs
3 people mentioned the Calamari

Magdalena

$$$$·Bistro·
Mt. Vernon
870 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Notable Wine List
Excellent food and service. We dined there for my wife's birthday and it was a great experience.
Best Overall in Baltimore
5 people mentioned the Amuse Bouche

Lebanese Taverna - Baltimore

$$$$·Middle Eastern·
Harbor East
1,263 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Authentic
  • Fit for Foodies
This remains one of my favorite places in Baltimore. Always the best food and service, highly recommend.
Healthy in Baltimore / Maryland
25 people mentioned the Mezze

Glyndon Grill

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Glyndon
1,063 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Lunch
  • Casual
We had checked the menu online, and it wasn't the same as in the restaurant
Neighbourhood Gem in Baltimore / Maryland
19 people mentioned the Chicken Pot Pie