Restaurants & Nightlife DINING BY CUISINE, PUBS, DANCE CLUBS AND MORE Restaurants Afghan The Helmand Restaurant 806 N. Charles St.; 410-752-0311; Helmand.com Serving fine Afghan cuisine since 1989. The menu includes kabobs, vegetarian and gluten-free dishes. American 17 Light Restaurant & Lounge 17 Light St., Residence Inn by Marriott; 410-962-1220; 17-Light.com A modern American bistro and pub. The Alexander Brown Restaurant 135 E. Baltimore St.; 443-438-4540; AlexanderBrownRestaurant.com Approachable fine dining within one of Baltimore’s most historic buildings. We also offer banquet and meeting space for small and large events. Alexander’s Tavern 710 S. Broadway; 410-522-0000; AlexandersTavern.com An upscale, casual American tavern with a twist of old-school favorites, featuring a full bar with fun drinks, 60 microbrews, a dining room and private party room with on- and off-premise catering menus available. Alizee American Bistro 4 W. University Pkwy., Inn at the Colonnade - Doubletree by Hilton; 410-235-5400; AlizeeBaltimore.com Enjoy modern American cuisine with a creative twist served in intimate, stylish surroundings. Apropoe’s 700 Aliceanna St., Baltimore Marriott Waterfront; 410-895-1879; ApropoesHarborEast.com Artisanal cocktails, light bites and mouth-watering American fare in a modern atmosphere inspired by Baltimore tradition. B&O American Brasserie 62 2 N. Charles St.; 443-692-6172; BAndORestaurant.com Features an American brasserie menu, daily specials, a bustling happy hour, catering services and private dining space. Baltimore Spirit Cruises 575 S. Charles St., Ste. 501; 888-741-0283; SpiritCruises.com Lunch, dinner and holiday cruises, as well as special events. Fifty-minute sightseeing cruises April-September. Balto Tavern & Tap 101 W. Fayette St., Radisson Hotel Baltimore Downtown-Inner Harbor; 410-752-1100; RadissonBaltimoreHarbor.com Relax and enjoy your favorite sporting or national event while dining on a selection from this casual eatery’s “grab-n-go.” Features a limited-service bar, cold draft beer and wine and a daily happy hour. B A LT I M O R E . O R G Bird in Hand 11 E. 33rd St.; 410-814-0373; BirdInHandCharlesVillage.com We are a café-book store in Charles Village; a collaboration between Artifact Coffee and The Ivy Bookshop. Bistro 300 300 Light St., Hyatt Regency Baltimore; 410-605-2839; Baltimore.Hyatt.com/Hyatt/Hotels/ Entertainment/Lounges/Index.jsp Offers a wide range of Charm City delights for breakfast, lunch, cocktails, dinner and everything in between. Blackwall Hitch Baltimore 700 E Pratt St.; 443-759-7176; TheBlackwallHitch.com/Baltimore.md A dining experience blending the area’s finest in tastes and talents. We are an inspired concept that creates a local connection with locally sourced food. Bluegrass Etc. 101 S. President St.; 410-837-9900; GreenFairﬁeldInn.com Searching for Baltimore’s best crab cake? Look no further! It’s here, along with great food, drinks and friendly service. Bond Street Social 901 S. Bond St.; 443-449-6234; BondStreetSocial.com Offers modern comfort food with an emphasis on sharing on the water in Fell’s Point, as well as inside and outside dining. Breaking Bread 771 Washington Blvd.; 443-633-8483; Chewmanity.com Focused on providing “Great Food for All Chewmanity;” caters all types of parties, whether you are hosting an intimate dinner for 10 or an all-day celebration for 300. The Bygone 400 International Dr., 29th Fl.; 443-343-8200; TheBygoneRestaurant.com From cocktails and wines to elegant entrees, feel the opulence of the roaring 20s with locally sourced, one-of- a-kind menus. Appreciate truly inspired dishes and drinks that bring elevation, sophistication and timelessness. Chart House 300 2nd St., Annapolis, MD; 410-268-7166; Chart-House.com We specialize in dazzling views, unique cuisine and exceptional service, serving fresh seafood, succulent steaks and craft cocktails. Cheat Day Bar and Grill 737 Carroll St.; 443-708-0929; CheatDayBarAndGrill.com “Pigtown’s New Hideaway” features Game Night on Mondays and Crab Night on Tuesdays. Private room available for events and meetings. Chick-ﬁl-A Inner Harbor 400 E. Pratt St.; 410-244-6120; Chick-Fil-A.com One of the largest quick-serve chicken restaurants in the United States, serving the ever-popular Chick-fil-A Chicken Sandwich. Corner Bakery Café Hard Rock Café 500 E. Pratt St.; 443-681-1175; CornerBakeryCafe.com Our innovative menu ranges from hot breakfast and grilled panini to handcrafted salads, signature sandwiches and mouthwatering sweets. We also offer made-to-order catering services. 601 E. Pratt St.; 410-347-7625; HardRock.com Offers down-home American food seasoned with rock ‘n’ roll, cool memorabilia and merchandise, located at the Inner Harbor’s Power Plant; available for private parties. Diamond Tavern IHOP Restaurant 401 W. Pratt St., Hilton Baltimore Inner Harbor; 443-573-8777; Hilton.com/ en_US/hi/Hotel/BWICCHH/Dining.do Features New American cuisine, Charm City-style, sophisticated yet comfortable seating and a seasonal outdoor patio, just steps from Camden Yards and M&T Bank Stadium. 600 E. Pratt St.; 667-212-5966; IHOP.com Located at the corner of Pratt Street and Market Place, we are a family restaurant serving American cuisine and world-famous pancakes for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Dick’s Last Resort 621 E. Pratt St.; 443-453-5961; DicksLastResort.com The joint yer mama warned you about! From rug-rats to old farts, Dick’s is fun for all and all in fun! Dooby’s 802 N. Charles St.; 410-702-5144; Doobys.com Approachable Korean-influenced food, friendly service and a cool space combining modern and classic design elements make Dooby’s an easy place to hang out. Eden West 301 W. Lombard St., Holiday Inn Inner Harbor; 410-685-3500; InnerHarborHI.com/Dining/Eden-West Continental food with local delicacies near the Inner Harbor. Explorer’s Restaurant Bar and Lounge 550 Light St., Royal Sonesta Harbor Court Baltimore; 410-234-0550; Sonesta.com/Baltimore Overlooking the Inner Harbor and decorated with hand-painted African murals, adventure memorabilia and antiques. Seasonal menu, well-crafted wines, special aged cognacs, single malts and more. The Food Market 1017 W. 36th St.; 410-366-0606; TheFoodMarketBaltimore.com Approachable, serious comfort food by Chef Chad Gauss. Voted “Top 100 Hot Spots” in the nation by OpenTable.com. Game Baltimore 1400 Warner St.; 443-354-0046; GameBaltimore.com A 10,000-square-foot sports bar with a signature game room, catering kitchen, free parking, live entertainment, meetings, parties and private events, located blocks from M&T Bank Stadium, Camden Yards and Horseshoe Casino. Gertrude’s 10 Art Museum Dr.; 410-889-3399; GertrudesBaltimore.com Enjoy regional foods and traditions in an elegant setting at the Baltimore Museum of Art. Chesapeake Bay cuisine features local, organic and seasonal ingredients. Golden West Café 1105 W. 36th St.; 410-889-8891; GoldenWestCafe.com We serve American and Southwest cuisine plus traditional New Mexican specialties. We offer a wide array of vegan and vegetarian options and are open late at night! Guy Fieri’s Baltimore Kitchen & Bar 1525 Russell St.; 443-931-4200; HorseshoeBaltimore.com A taste of Fieri’s signature cuisine, featuring bold flavors and unique twists on traditional dishes. Iron Rooster 3721 Boston St.; 410-762-2100; IronRoosterAllDay.com A made-from-scratch, country kitchen with a focus on breakfast all day. Luckie’s Tavern 10 Market Pl.; 410-223-1105; LuckiesTavern.com Voted Baltimore’s Ultimate Sports Bar in 2010; features high-def sports viewing, upscale tavern food and a great atmosphere. Magdalena 205 E. Biddle St., The Ivy Hotel; 410-514-0303; TheIvyBaltimore.com Enjoy modern American cuisine in a fine dining bistro. Located at The Ivy Hotel, a historic mansion in Mount Vernon. Mother’s Federal Hill Grille 1113 S. Charles St.; 410-244-8686; MothersGrille.com A neighborhood restaurant in the heart of historic Federal Hill. Serves lunch and dinner daily and breakfast on Saturday and Sunday. Mountain Branch Golf Course 1827 Mountain Rd., Joppa, MD; 410-836-9600; MountainBranch.com This true golf and entertainment destination offers a challenging 18-hole public course. The Grille Pub, among the area’s most popular restaurants, offers fabulous cuisine and relaxing ambience—ideal for outings, meetings and events; located just two miles from I-95. Orioles Grille 300 S. Charles St., Sheraton Inner Harbor Hotel; 410-962-8300; SheratonInnerHarbor.com/ Baltimore-Inner-Harbor-Restaurants Enjoy casual dining surrounded by Baltimore Orioles memorabilia. The Outpost American Tavern 1032 Riverside Ave.; 443-388-9113; TheOutpostBaltimore.com A homey pub serving inventive American comfort food in a dark-wood space with playful details. We are open seven days a week until 2 a.m. The Owl Bar 1 E. Chase St.; 410-332-1000; TheOwlBar.com Historic speakeasy and upscale gastropub serving comfort food and craft cocktails, with 20 craft beers on tap. A staple in the historic Mount Vernon community, open late night. Pen & Quill 1701 N. Charles St.; 410-601-3588; PenAndQuill.net Offers quality food and drinks in a refreshed setting in Station North. Pickles Pub 520 Washington Blvd.; 410-752-1784; PicklesPub.com The No. 1 pre- and post-game stop for Orioles and Ravens fans; large parties welcome.