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Thames Street Oyster House

1728 Thames St, Baltimore, MD 21231-3416
+1 443-449-7726
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster roll” (335 reviews)
“oysters” (645 reviews)
“seafood salad” (72 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1728 Thames St, Baltimore, MD 21231-3416
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Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Raw Oysters and clams are the best and the crab cake sandwich was the best. Going back again in a couple of days.

Thank Bob L
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Great food in a relaxed environment. Have Rhode Island whole belly clams on the menu, which is hard to find outside of New England. Enjoyable experience.

Thank Phuong H
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Wife and I went there and enjoyed the oysters and other dishes. Enjoyed sitting outside and watching the people walking around. The service is very good and the food is excellant.

Thank jwhcbg
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Deliciously fresh seafood! Wonderfully prepared and presented! Comfortable and cozy atmosphere. Staff was very knowledgeable about food on the menu despite they had menu changes that day.

Thank pjs622
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Although we didn't go inside the Thames Street Oyster House, I did partake in the fresh outdoor Oyster Bar in front of the restaurant. The Oysters were $1 each and they were cleaned and shucked at the time of purchase. Added little horseradish and cocktail...More

Thank Donna C
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

The restaurant was as good as other reviews. Hubby had 5 different raw oysters all from the east coast and said they were the best he has ever had. We shared 4 appies instead of any mains and the grilled octopus was as good or...More

Thank Rdrjpaomf
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Small but very busy restaurant that you could walk right by if you were not looking for it. Everything we had was fresh and well prepared. The oyster selection is very good, and we had octopus that was tender and delicious. Didn't get the chance...More

Thank Keith D
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

The raw bar was excellent and I highly recommend having something from there as an app. I tried 3 different types of oysters (never tried before- really cool to taste the differences by region), while my wife stuck with the safer shrimp and crab claw...More

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 18 November 2016

High recommended. Authentic, delicious and filled with happy customers. I will go back again and again. Reservations are recommended.

Thank Islandhome3
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We visited from out of town and overall were very pleased. However, the management needs some additional training to deal with issues. The Good: 1) Great food, great cocktails, great wine. From raw bar to menu items, food was excellent and prices reasonable. 2) Nice...More

Thank dbaron11
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13 March 2017|
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Response from shoreboyjames | Reviewed this property |
I did not have them, I STRONGLY recommend them. Got squeezed in by the oyster shucker. Not were you would want to sit with a date.
Sami L
10 February 2017|
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Response from Robin S | Reviewed this property |
We had oyster poboys, did not disappoint. the people next to us had dinner kind of fish that came whole, standing.
11 August 2016|
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Response from Caitlin G | Reviewed this property |
It seems kind of tight for a group that large...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1728 Thames St, Baltimore, MD 21231-3416
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore>  > Fells Point
  • Neighbourhood: Fells Point
  • Phone Number: +1 443-449-7726
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