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Bo Brooks Crab House

2780 Lighthouse Pt E, Baltimore, MD 21224-4729
+1 410-558-0202
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
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“steamed crabs” (45 reviews)
“seafood” (31 reviews)
“crab pretzel” (9 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Balti, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2780 Lighthouse Pt E, Baltimore, MD 21224-4729
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Atmosphere as great. Awesome view while dining. The service was good, could have been better. A little slower than we would have liked for a pre concert dinner. Our soup was good. The rest of the food was just ok. Bos used to be the...More

Thank auburnadmin
Reviewed 7 January 2018

This was my first time having steamed crabs where I had to do all the work myself. Luckily, our server (Vincent) was very patient with me and showed me all the tricks of getting the delicious crab out of their shells. Mrs M decided she...More

Thank MNM1011
Reviewed 4 January 2018

I am a faithful Bo Brooks fan but have to say that it is not up to the old standards. Lately it seems that the wait staff is overwhelmed (probably understaffed), service is slow and the entrees come out cold. Actually, half come out hot...More

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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

our food tasted awesome, had great service, she was very informative and the view was beautiful over the harbour

Thank izumby
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Bo brooks has been around many years in Baltimore and moved to Canton. Canton has become the new hot spot for buying homes in the inner city with a square filled with shops and restaurants. Bo sits down by the Marina, and the parking is...More

1  Thank 569franb
Reviewed 14 October 2017

A special place on the waterfront. They specialise in fresh seafood and it is very good. We were there with a large group and the service was excellent. The appetizers we sampled were wings, crab puffs, calamari and an oyster sampler that was exceptional. The...More

1  Thank anne d
Steve M, Owner at Bo Brooks Crab House, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Ann, Thank you for the delightful compliments. We are happy to hear that you had a great experience with us at Bo Brooks. We're thrilled to hear that our team members took excellent care of you and provided you with great service. We're pleased to...More

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We sat in the wonderful deck and enjoyed steamed crabs, crab soup, crab cakes, and steamed shrimp. The extra large crabs were HUGE!!!!! They were perfectly cooked and super yummy. My son loved his crab cake. The shrimp were cooked perfectly. The only disappointment was...More

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Steve M, Owner at Bo Brooks Crab House, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

We appreciate the fabulous feedback. We are thrilled to hear that you had a wonderful time with us at Bo Brooks. We're happy that the food was excellent and everything was delicious. We're happy our team members provided you with great service. We'll see you...More

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We were thrilled to be in Baltimore during crab season, and pleased we chose Bo Brooks for dinner. To start with, my Bloody Mary came loaded complete with a raw oyster! The crab dip was some of the best I've ever had, and the crab...More

Thank takingtea
Steve M, Owner at Bo Brooks Crab House, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thank you for the kind words. We are pleased to hear that you had a great time with us. We are happy that our Bloody Mary and crab dip were excellent and you enjoyed them. We're delighted to hear that you visit was memorable. We...More

Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Fabulous food, clean bathrooms, friendly wait staff, exquisite view- we had it all🦀 The crab cake bites were just perfectly cooked, the Maryland crab soup was great and the calamari was the best ever! Our waiter placed a pitcher of ice water on the table...More

Thank jonijohnson
Steve M, Owner at Bo Brooks Crab House, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thank you for the wonderful feedback. We are so thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed your dining experience here at Bo Brooks. We're delighted to know our team members provided you with outstanding service and took great care of you. We are so happy...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

My husband wanted a weekend away & eat great seafood. Bo Brooks didn't disappoint......it was worth the visit, 5* dining at it's best. Highly recommend them and will return again. We had crab cake entree although it was only one, it was a nice size...More

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Steve M, Owner at Bo Brooks Crab House, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Thank you for the wonderful feedback. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us. We are thrilled to hear that you were not disappointed with your experience and that the food was wonderful. We are happy the crab cakes were...More

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3 March 2017|
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Response from LaDanaDrigo | Reviewed this property |
My apologies for the late reply. I would not say it's the best because I have not tried them all. I will say that I love the location and the fact that there's a tiki style bar outside. There's an ocean-side walkway/trail... More
24 January 2017|
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Response from Steve M | Property representative |
Docking is handled by Baltimore Marine Center. Wes (410) 675-8888 should be able to help with the details. See you soon!
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Response from Dan M | Reviewed this property |
You will love the outside bar.. great crowd and view..
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2780 Lighthouse Pt E, Baltimore, MD 21224-4729
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore
  • Phone Number: +1 410-558-0202
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