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Rusty Scupper

402 Key Hwy, Baltimore, MD 21230-3990
+1 410-727-3678
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (102 reviews)
“seafood” (212 reviews)
“crab cakes” (290 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
402 Key Hwy, Baltimore, MD 21230-3990
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This large restaurant specializes in seafood and is situated with a lovely view of the Baltimore harbor. The food is excellent and quite fresh with substantial portions. The service can be a little slow when the restaurant is busy although the staff make up for...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wow this was one of the best dinners we had on a business convention. I had the calamari for app perfectly cooked, then we had blackened sea bass and it was done excellently. The dessert was even better. For the upscale restaurant this was a...More

Thank Jeremy O
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were here celebrating our 24 year anniversary. the last time we dined at the Rusty Scupper was when we were celebrating our 3 year anniversary. Our server this time was Sophie and she was AMAZING!! Warm, friendly, informative and just made you feel welcome...More

Thank candbrobinson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delighful location where one woukd ordinarily expect the food not to be the highlight but we were thrilled with our lunch. Our server was informative and made great suggestions. My fish special was excellent.

Thank nytreez
Reviewed 1 week ago

The views could not be better and the food was a perfect match to a wonderful eve at this place...would recommend sitting away from the bar, as can get loud in the open space dinning area, but not so much that conversation was difficult...Great eve

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ideally located at the Baltimore harbor, the Rusty Scupper is just an amazing place to dine. The view of the Harbor is as picturesque as it gets and the seafood it offers is just amazingly delicious. If you are looking for good memories or just...More

Thank Delano C
Reviewed 1 week ago

I truly enjoyed a delicious lobster tail dinner at a relatively reasonable price at this interesting restaurant in the harbor. The service was very good, too.

Thank Grammag52
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in Baltimore Harbor and could see the restaurant's sign from our hotel. We took a walk over there and ran into a native who told us the best time to go was during happy hour. We were about 15 minutes early but our waiter...More

1  Thank Bill A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This large place have panoramic view across Baltimore harbour. You can enjoy it from every table. Together with the excellent crab cakes, shrimps and calamari and the superb cocktails, you're in for a great experience. Specifically I can recommend the shrimps filled in crab meat...More

Thank Ron_Ellenbogen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can’t believe that we haven’t been here before while visiting our son who attends college in Baltimore. The view from the restaurant is amazing and the food was delicious...pricey, but to be expected. The service was top-notch and we enjoyed walking around the area...More

Thank FunintheSun09
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Jean G
23 April 2017|
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Response from Viking49BV | Reviewed this property |
Please see my 'Anything but the chicken" post
16 October 2016|
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Response from David J | Reviewed this property |
yes. the taxi stop is right next to the restaurant.
Ella P
13 October 2016|
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Response from mdtravelbaltimore | Reviewed this property |
Probably a 20 minute walk -- down Light Street, around the Inner Harbor.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, View
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 402 Key Hwy, Baltimore, MD 21230-3990
  • Public Transportation: Water Taxi Stop
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore
  • Phone Number: +1 410-727-3678
  • E-mail
When in Baltimore enjoy the city's freshest seafood along with Inner Harbor's best view. The Rusty Scupper offers a tempting array of local seafood specialties from Maryland Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes to pan-seared Rockfish with Lobster. You can also enjoy classic dishes such as Beef Tenderloin & Grilled Atlantic Salmon, all served in a spectacular waterfront setting.
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