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Collection: Baltimore Sun restaurant reviews

  • Flair for pub fare outshines flaws at Brew House No. 16

    Flair for pub fare outshines flaws at Brew House No. 16

    Ian Hummel is just as passionate about his restaurant's historic building as he is about its beer. The brewmaster and co-owner of Brew House No. 16 in Mount Vernon wanted to save the old fire station while creating something new. "It keeps the firehouse alive," he said of preserving this piece...

  • Up the road for south of border at Plaza Mexico in Fallston

    Up the road for south of border at Plaza Mexico in Fallston

    When friends who lived in Costa Rica told us how impressed they were with the food at Plaza Mexico in Fallston, we knew we had to try it. They raved about the fajitas, the margaritas and fun atmosphere. They were right. The family-owned restaurant opened three years ago in the former Fallston Diner....

  • B Bistro remains cozy, reliably creative

    B Bistro remains cozy, reliably creative

    B Bistro has been a beacon in Bolton Hill since 2003 with its clever twists on American food. In the past three years, the restaurant has been through several chef changes. We thought it was time to stop by and see what B’s newest chef, William Weaver, is creating in the kitchen. He recently jumped...

  • Marvelous Mediterranean on the go at Samos Greek Island Grill

    Marvelous Mediterranean on the go at Samos Greek Island Grill

    You can't beat the charm and old-world ambience at Samos in Greektown, which opened in 1977 when Baltimore Mayor William Donald Schaefer was shaping the city. Then and now, diners have never minded waiting in line at the cash-only restaurant, knowing a bounty of traditional Greek dishes will leave...

  • Cunningham's offers a comforting cafe and bakery in Towson

    Cunningham's offers a comforting cafe and bakery in Towson

    A breakfast-and-lunch cafe with a happy hour — now, we're talking. Cunningham's Cafe & Bakery in Towson celebrates the end of the workday with 50 percent off beer and wine along with 50 percent off its freshly made bread and select pastries. That's reason enough to stop by this charming spot, an...

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