100 best Baltimore-area restaurants 2011: Only in Baltimore
This is a different kind of dining guide. This year, we've expanded the list of Baltimore's best restaurants and we've broken them down into categories like the best restaurants for doing business, for celebrating special occasions and for everyday dining. There is an additional list of 10 best restaurants as determined by Baltimore Sun readers and one final list of critic's overall favorites. --Richard Gorelick
Also see: Going out guide: 100 best restaurants
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Only in Baltimore: Mama's on the Half Shell
People visiting Baltimore expect there to be a casual oyster house serving simple and affordable seafood on every corner. So do Baltimoreans for that matter. Mama's in Canton makes it all seem so easy, but it can't be, otherwise surely someone else would have done it by now.--Richard Gorelick
Venue address: 2901 ODonnell St.