814 South Broadway, (443) 759-5315, 8ballmeatball.com $$, L, D, BR
This restaurant specializes in meatballs—on sandwiches, on salads, or by themselves. Customers can pick classic meatballs made with beef, pork, and veal as well as chicken meatballs, spicy pork meatballs, or even a vegetarian option. They also serve large and small brunch plates, a variety of desserts, beer, wine, and cocktails.
Abbey Burger Bistro Fells Point
811 S. Broadway, (410) 522-1428, abbeyburgerbistro.com $, L, D
The soccer-loving pub in Federal Hill opened its Fells Point location in 2016, featuring the same build-a-burger checklist with less conventional options—bison, anyone?
The Admiral’s Cup
1647 Thames St., (410) 534-5555, theadmiralscup.com $$, L, D
This waterfront restaurant pleases patrons with a menu that Fells Point tourists and locals alike are after. Check out the crab mac and cheese and rockfish and chips.
1939 Fleet St., (410) 276-2044, alemarys.com $$, L, D, BR
A dollar goes a long way on food here—huge entrees and lots of rib-sticking sides, including a wide array of tater tots. Lunch on weekends.
710 S. Broadway, (410) 522-0000, alexanderstavern.com $$, L, D, BR
The tater tot menu kills, but the full weight of the offerings—including burgers, steaks, and crab cakes—will satisfy a gourmand.