Annapolis restaurants

Top Choice Seafood in Annapolis

Jimmy Cantler's Riverside Inn

One of the best crab shacks in the state, where eating a steamed crab has been elevated to an art form: a hands-on, messy endeavor, normally accompanied by corn on the cob and ice-cold beer. Cantler's is a little wa…
Top Choice American in Annapolis

Vin 909

Perched on a little wooded hill and boasting an intimate yet enjoyably casual ambience, Vin is the best thing happening in Annapolis for food. Farm-sourced goodness features in the form of duck confit, dry-aged Angu…
Breakfast in Annapolis

Iron Rooster

From the crab-cake Benedict layered with lump crab, poached eggs and hollandaise to the buttermilk fried chicken and waffles with black-pepper pan gravy, everything sounds good at this rustic-chic enclave near Dock …
Seafood in Annapolis

Boatyard Bar & Grill

This bright, nautically themed restaurant with a big central bar is a festive and welcoming spot for crab cakes, fish and chips, oysters, fish tacos and other seafood. Happy hour (3pm to 7pm Monday to Friday) draws …
Diner in Annapolis

Chick & Ruth’s Delly

A cornerstone of Annapolis, the-squeeze-'em-in-tight Delly bursts with affable quirkiness and a big menu, heavy on sandwiches and breakfast fare. Patriots can relive grade-school days reciting the Pledge of Allegian…
Mexican in Annapolis

Vida Taco Bar

The crowd is stylish – and getting its drink on – at this convivial spot serving fantastic street tacos and strong margaritas.
American; Fusion in Annapolis


Side dishes and toppings are fermented, pickled and tastily preserved at this well-named spot where you'll also enjoy big-windowed views of Main St. Locally sourced produce, meats and seafood dishes dominate the sho…
Cafe in Annapolis

49 West

This comfy, art-filled coffeehouse is a good spot for coffee and light bites (sandwiches, soups, salads) during the day and heartier bistro fare by night, along with wine and cocktails. There's live music most night…
Pub Food in Annapolis

Rams Head Tavern

Serves pub fare and refreshing microbrews in an attractive exposed-brick and oak-paneled setting. Live acoustic music most nights. Attached to Rams Head On Stage.