Pictures: Baltimore's 50 best bars 2010
Fall always seems to usher in big changes on Baltimore's bar scene. New watering holes open and some old favorites close. It's a good time of year to take stock of Charm City's colorful nightlife -- from neighborhood dives to ritzy lounges. We've counted down the city's 50 best bars. Bottoms up!
List compiled by Erik Maza and Sam Sessa of Midnight Sun and Richard Gorelick of Dining@Large.
Also see: Baltimore's 50 best restaurants
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No. 36 -- Dionysus( Barbara Haddock Taylor, Baltimore Sun / September 28, 2010 )
Baltimore doesn't have enough basement bars, which is part of the reason Dionysus sticks out. The Mount Vernon bar also has a capable beer list and a new third-floor performance space, which push it a notch above many of the neighborhood's other watering holes.