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Water Street Tavern

€€ - €€€American, ,
102 Water St, Baltimore, MD 21202-1001
+1 410-605-9495
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (7 reviews)
“wings” (7 reviews)
“crab cakes” (14 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
102 Water St, Baltimore, MD 21202-1001
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

The place reminds of Cheers, staff is genuinely happy to see you. Sure there are fancier places to go in town but why pay more? Water Street offers a great combination of exceptional service, good food and a friendly atmosphere. A real getaway from the...More

Thank G6021SImarkb
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Trish made us welcome as soon as we walked in the bar. They were still on brunch but no problem to see the lunch menu and place an order. Yes everyone is right they do the best crab cakes in town and the beer is...More

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Great crab cake, fantastic service, very friendly staff. A great find! Not real fancy, not expensive. The local cops eat there so you know it's good!

Thank Dave P
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Wonderful crab cake with big lumps of crab and brisket was tender and full of flavor. Had dinner ther two nights in a row! Nice location near the Inner Harbor but away from crowds. Casual and friendly atmosphere. Great service from Vince!

Thank pkwright
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Came here for lunch and really enjoyed the crabcake. Full of lump crab not shredded stuff. Nice atmosphere and good service

Thank Bnj333
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We had lunch there last Friday on a recommendation of a family member who had been there before. We both got the crab cake sandwich and enjoyed them very much. Admittedly, I am not a crab cake connoisseur but since I was in Maryland, I...More

Thank irishPerrysburg
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We went here on the recommendation from our hotel (Springhill Suites). They said they had "the best crab cakes hands down" and they were right! Plenty of crab meat in each with very little filler. They were so good, my daughter who dies not like...More

Thank Eric M
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Our hotel recommended the place when we asked about crab cakes and we were glad we went. The bartender claimed they were the best in the city and I have little to doubt. My buddy had the crab cake platter, while I the sandwich. The...More

Thank Bosox61
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I dined with a coworker and we both agreed the crab cakes were very good. The wait staff was very cheerful. Limited number of draft beers. The table was a little sticky and could have used an elbow grease cleaning. Otherwise pushing 5 stars for...More

Thank David O
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Pleasant service, pretty good food, fair beer selection. But, kitchen seems under staffed because food was slow in coming out. And a credit card fee--really!? Cheap.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 Water St, Baltimore, MD 21202-1001
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore
  • Phone Number: +1 410-605-9495
(410) 605-9495
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