Bizarre Foods show highlights Baltimore

The cuisine and restaurants of Baltimore are getting another turn in the national spotlight.

The March 25 episode of "Bizarre Foods America with Andrew Zimmern" features Baltimore and the Chesapeake Bay.

The last time Baltimore was the subject of a Travel Channel food show was in July 2009, when Anthony Bourdain's "No Reservations" took viewers into a gritty side of the city. Not all Baltimoreans were pleased with how the city came across.

Zimmern's affable style is different from Bourdain's, but don't expect a chamber of commerce-style slide show. As fans of "Bizarre Foods" — and its domestic spinoff, "Bizarre Foods America" —...