Tag: restaurant review

Tour of Samos

Greektown: Samos

In Greektown, just north of Canton, there is an abundance of Greek restaurants (duh), but only one of them offers a whole menu tour of their Greek offerings. A friend heard about Samos offering their ‘Tour of Samos’ and figured it would be the perfect group outing. After […]

Garlic Bread

Highlandtown: Matthew’s Pizza

If you ask around for the best pizza in Baltimore, I’m sure more than one person will mention Matthew’s Pizza in Highlandtown. Matthew’s has been a city institution since 1943 serving old-world (deep dish) style pizza. My friend loves Our House which serves the same style of pizza as Matthew’s. In an effort to […]

Hummus

Hampden: Souvlaki

I’m not going to lie – I was slightly disappointed by the lack of cheese in the Spanakopita at Hickory Ridge Grill. I was definitely craving a better rendition of the dish. My roommate and I were in Hampden and we were both hungry in the middle of the […]

Soft Pretzels

Fells Point: Slainte

Some friends from college and I were meeting for brunch and decided to try out Slainte in Fells Point. Mainly, because it was recently on Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives. But also because I love corned beef hash, and I would guess that an Irish Pub would make a better […]

Pastry Case

Hamilton: Fenwick Bakery

A friend and I were craving donuts, but not the type of donuts that are handcrafted in a hipster paradise. We wanted the type of donuts from a bakery that has been in business for decades and changed hands from one family member to another. A quick search brought me […]

French Onion Soup

Downtown Baltimore: Luna Del Sea

Recently, Aaron, the marketing manager at Luna Del Sea reached out to me via Twitter to invite me to the restaurant for dinner. Luna Del Sea is located in Downtown Baltimore, near the convention center. There aren’t many restaurants over there on Pratt Street that aren’t chains, so I was excited […]