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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%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (105 reviews)
“seafood” (225 reviews)
“crab cakes” (294 reviews)
Closes in 16 min
American, Seafood, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
402 Key Hwy, Baltimore, MD 21230-3990
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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

We called at the last minute and told it was a 30 minute wait, made a reservation on open table and was seated right away. Waiter did tell us the specials but neglected to mention prices. We had to ask for bread several times. Drinks...More

Thank GiaTruPyt
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Rusty Scupper is located on the Southern end of the Waterfront Promenade overlooking the Western end of the Patapsco River. Great location and great view of downtown Baltimore. The restaurant is on the second floor, so the view is enhanced by the height. Plenty of...More

Thank Gabriel H
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

View was awesome, food was fantastic & service was 5 Star, Matthew took great care of us! Made great food & wine suggestions & even told us what sights to see in the city. Highly recommend this place!!

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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

The restaurant has a nice view of Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. We met friends for lunch. Two of us has the crab soup while another had raw oysters. The appetizers were appetizing. I enjoyed my lobster roll. My bride has the fish and chips. DebE has...More

Thank NittanyLion70
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Six of us had the pleasure of dining here last evening - we are all accomplished cooks and it was our first time eating Thanksgiving dinner in a restaurant. It was fabulous! - the service was friendly and knowledgeable about the wines. All the food...More

Thank BooksandWine
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

It’s a little overpriced and touristy. Great view if your looking for a place to look over the harbor. The food is fine, but I suggest a local place in Fells Point for good seafood at a lower price.

Thank Baby_and_Morris
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

We headed here from Bethesda for a nice leisurely Waterside Brunch. It was a beautiful day sit at the harbor watch people and share oysters in mimosas and good conversation. The dining room can get a little loud but if you sit by the far...More

Thank Rtwodogs
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Last minute decision to try Rusty Scupper, and we are glad we did. It was a great experience, excellent food and wine selection, and wonderful view!

Thank nowtotravel17
Reviewed 18 November 2017

This large restaurant specializes in seafood and is situated with a lovely view of the Baltimore harbor. The food is excellent and quite fresh with substantial portions. The service can be a little slow when the restaurant is busy although the staff make up for...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Wow this was one of the best dinners we had on a business convention. I had the calamari for app perfectly cooked, then we had blackened sea bass and it was done excellently. The dessert was even better. For the upscale restaurant this was a...More

Thank Jeremy O
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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
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
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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