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1031 W 36th St, Baltimore, MD 21211-2416
+1 443-869-3429
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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1031 W 36th St, Baltimore, MD 21211-2416
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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

While on many college visit, we stopped here for a quick lunch and found a lovely little gem. The variety of sauces were great. My daughter and husband order the vodka sauce and meatballs. Great meal. I order the special of the day roasted gsrlic,...More

Thank Angelique31
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This is a small place with a limited menu but the food is excellent. Three of us had pasta and the fourth had a salad and all were prepared to order and were fresh and delicious. My only small quibble is that there was too...More

Thank bunky36669
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We ate pasta penne, it was good pasta and sauces, the place is clean with good music, and the service was fine.

Thank Itzik N
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This place is as simple as it gets and serves excellent pasta made one order at a time - right in front of you. Very small - bar seats 8-10 and there are four tables (3 for 2 people and 1 for 4 people). Simple...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 14 August 2017

For a pasta dinner, this place is one of the best kept secrets north of the city. We love the pasta bar and have never been to the restaurant. Service is very relaxed but always good. Our favorites are caprese / czar / carbonara. The...More

Thank Christian K
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Compared with other fancy (or fancier) restaurants in the same are, this "tiny" pasta bar is non-pretentious and offers very good pasta in a reasonable price. The place is really just a bar with a couple of stools overlooking the cooking area, and there are...More

1  Thank Cellowu
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We had Grano a couple nights ago. My family (wife, 8 year old son and 5 year old daughter) really recommend this place. My wife's Italian from SW Philly so she is particular about good pasta. We had takeout though. This Grano (there's a larger...More

Thank aedwardr
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

My friend and I went here for new year's eve! I had a mushroom ravioli that was FANTASTIC. My friend had the lasagna, which she loved. We had bread, and literally wiped our plates so clean they looked unused. Everything was fantastic. Great place to...More

Thank Wendy G
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is where to go for the best tomato sauses'! A very small place, with very limited seating, the pasta here is excellent! It's not a large menu, and you have very limited personal space.....and yet it has become a fast favorite!

Thank Jeffrey M
Reviewed 30 January 2017

The difference between a very good and excellent rating for Grano's in the winter is you really MUST specify a location for your table when making a reservation. We did not and even with a reservation had THE least desirable table in the place. Be...More

2  Thank BWLtravels
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14 April 2017|
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Response from Wendy G | Reviewed this property |
there are two grano's just blocks from each other. the emporio is a bit fancier. the pasta bar is smaller and more casual, and out was the one on diners, drive ins and dives a few years ago. both are delicious. the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1031 W 36th St, Baltimore, MD 21211-2416
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore
  • Phone Number: +1 443-869-3429
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