2809 Boston St., (410) 773-9795, boathousecanton.com $$, L, D, BR, P, R
This is a good option if you want waterfront dining, but aren’t in the mood for the Inner Harbor. In keeping with the seafaring theme, order crab cakes, crab dip, or crab soup.
2780 Lighthouse Point, (410) 558-0202, bobrooks.com $$$, L, D, R, P
The number of great crab houses in the city keeps getting smaller, but fortunately you can still get Maryland’s signature dish at Bo Brooks, along with terrific views of the harbor.
3500 Boston St., (443) 963-1414, bonchon.com/korean-fried-chicken-canton-md $$, L, D
This chain specializes in Korean-style fried chicken, Asian-fusion dishes, and Korean specialties. But we had you at fried chicken, right?
Captain James Seafood Palace
2127 Boston St., (410) 327-8600, captainjameslanding.com $$$, B, L, D, BR, P, R
In case you didn’t already know, this is that big, ship-shaped building on Boston Street. If you’ve never ventured inside, you should, because the captain serves up generous portions all around—lobster tails, New York strip steak, uh, fake ships, you name it.
Cask & Grain Kitchen
2823 O’Donnell St., (443) 948-5576, caskandgrainkitchen.com $$$, D, BR
The folks at this farm to table restaurant focus mostly on cuisine from the Delmarva region and the east coast. That means a selection of fresh fish, like scallops and sea bass.