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Rusty Scupper

402 Key Hwy, Baltimore, MD 21230-3990
+1 410-727-3678
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (104 reviews)
“seafood” (222 reviews)
“crab cakes” (293 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
402 Key Hwy, Baltimore, MD 21230-3990
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Reviewed today via mobile

Me and the wife stopped in here for dinner almost a year ago. We both got seafood and it was unreal. The staff was very nice and the place was clean and well taken care of. The scenery is very nice overlooking the Baltimore inner...More

Thank Albert S
Reviewed 5 days ago

We wanted to take in the inner harbor so my wife booked reservations at Rusty Scudder. On the way there, our Uber driver said the inner harbor was a tourist trap. When we told him we were going to Rusty Scudder he said, "But that...More

Thank Curtis M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently stopped at the Rusty Scupper for a late lunch after some sightseeing at the Inner Harbor. We chose to eat here primarily because of the proximity to the Water Taxi. There was a midday gap in the schedule, so we stopped in for...More

Thank Dreamer21361
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful location overlooking Baltimore’s inner Harbor. The staff were amazing so very helpful and accommodating for all of our needs. We hosted a group of about 35 and everything went according to plan. The food was exceptional. There were four courses of soup, salad, fish,...More

Thank Sakima R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a group of 20+ people this past summer for a work related function. We had called ahead and made arrangements on seating and payment, each person was responsible for their own bill. Ahead of time we were told this was no problem. Upon...More

Thank Richard V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was impressed as soon I walk in this lovely Restaurant.Great so kindly and Inviting.The food was very tasty. I highly recommend eating here,ASAP.

Thank shelley210
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant was a little noisy due to a holiday party at the bar, but other than that it was great dining experience. The food was fantastic and our waiter was awesome. Instead of butter to slather on your bread, they serve a cheese spread....More

Thank Victoria M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love love love this place. Large private areas for large parties. The food is amazing. Service is just as good. The views are incredible. Parking is easy. Truly my favorite restaurant anywhere and my favorite restaurant in Baltimore.

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There is no better view of Baltimore and the inner Harbor than from the rusty scupper. Come enjoy the food, company and the amazing view!

Thank John S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great seafood great staff great location good parking good seating good bar on the harbor with great view

Thank denzelin
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Questions & Answers
Jean G
23 April 2017|
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Response from Viking49BV | Reviewed this property |
Please see my 'Anything but the chicken" post
16 October 2016|
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Response from David J | Reviewed this property |
yes. the taxi stop is right next to the restaurant.
Ella P
13 October 2016|
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Response from mdtravelbaltimore | Reviewed this property |
Probably a 20 minute walk -- down Light Street, around the Inner Harbor.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 402 Key Hwy, Baltimore, MD 21230-3990
  • Public Transportation: Water Taxi Stop
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore
  • Phone Number: +1 410-727-3678
  • E-mail
When in Baltimore enjoy the city's freshest seafood along with Inner Harbor's best view. The Rusty Scupper offers a tempting array of local seafood specialties from Maryland Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes to pan-seared Rockfish with Lobster. You can also enjoy classic dishes such as Beef Tenderloin & Grilled Atlantic Salmon, all served in a spectacular waterfront setting.
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