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Whether you’re looking for the freshest Maryland Blue Crabs, farm-to-table ingredients served by local chefs, live music venues with performances every night, or the town’s tastiest cocktails, our local bloggers are here to point you in the right direction. Every now and again, we come across a great story about this amazing county and post it under the Spotlight section of Foodie Annapolis to share with our readers. This curated content allows us to serve you a wider range of all the great tastes Annapolis & Anne Arundel County has to offer. If you’d like to be a guest blogger, or if you’d like us to share one of your blogs on Foodie Annapolis, email us at adahlgard@symmetry.agency.

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Pizza Party: Where to Go in Annapolis When You Want a Slice…or Two

There’s an old saying that there’s no such thing as bad pizza. I’m not sure that’s true, but even if it is, some slices are definitely better than others. Fortunately, that’s not a concern in the Annapolis area, where terrific pizza can be found everywhere from sports bars to high end restaurants. It’s tough to […]

September 13, 2016

@Happie_Foodie Instagram Pic of the Week

We are more than happy to introduce our Weekly Instagram Foodie Pic from Rhea Torreon of @happie_foodie. Every Friday, we will post a selected Instagram photo from @happie_foodie to our Foodie Annapolis instagram, facebook and twitter pages (@foodieannapolis). Get to know Rhea and Happie Foodie below.     Rhea is a born-and-raised Annapolitan with Filipino […]

September 09, 2016

8 Ways to Savor Annapolis this September

Bourbon Heritage Month September is Bourbon Heritage Month! As a bourbon drinker, this is an exciting month for me! In recent years, I’ve enjoyed getting to know more about the drinks I enjoy – their history, how their made and the best ways to drink them. Annapolis has become a great town for a great […]

September 08, 2016

10 Foodie Excuses to Visit Annapolis

From the small plate lounges popping up in town to established local favorites to tasty hidden specialties, Annapolis is a foodie’s haven, and Zagat has long known about the delicious choices the city has to offer. Take a food tour of the city’s dining spots in their recent article, 10 Reasons to Drive to Annapolis. “…locals know that the […]

September 01, 2016

Kit’s Plate of the Month: Preserve’s Crispy Kale Salad

When Preserve’s crispy kale salad arrives at the table, it looks beautiful and smells fantastic, a savory but bright mishmash of colors and scents, from cumin to sharp red onion. The aroma is just a teaser, though. The salad’s flavor is even better than its scent. Ruffled tufts of fried kale provide the base for […]

August 26, 2016

Sailor Oyster Bar Opens in Annapolis

Annapolis is quickly becoming a town known for its restaurants as well as the chefs behind the tasty dishes being served. Its latest addition, Sailor Oyster Bay (196 West Street), is no exception. Sticking to the basics, Scott Herbst (also General Manager at Tsunami in Annapolis) hatched a plan to open a different, more tradition take on […]

July 27, 2016

Kit’s Plate of the Month: Blackwall Hitch’s Lemongrass Shrimp Noodle Salad

It’s summertime in Annapolis, which means it’s hot, hot, hot – the perfect time to hop on a boat and head out on the water. Or drop into Blackwall Hitch, where the air is cool and the breezy, and modern nautical décor – think blues and whites, glass and wood – screams summer on the […]

July 27, 2016

Enjoy a Crackling Fire with Dinner or Drinks in Annapolis

There’s nothing like a fireplace to add ambiance, warmth and romance to a room. Last weekend we had the double whammy of freezing cold temperatures and Valentine’s Day, making it the ideal time to seek the heat of a fire and the comfort of a fine meal. While we hope this cold weather is a last brief snap before the advent of spring, there is still no better time than the next few weeks to take advantage of the many restaurants in Annapolis and Anne Arundel County with working fireplaces. Below is a list of my favorite such spots.

February 17, 2016

The World Is Your Oyster in Annapolis this Winter

Oysters, with their luxurious texture and long-standing reputation as aphrodisiacs, are ideal Valentine’s month fare. And where better to enjoy them but Annapolis, where oysters have been entrenched in the local culture for generations?

February 08, 2016

Dinner + Boat = Dinner by Boat

You have a hunger in your belly. You’re out with friends. You’re on a boat somewhere on the Chesapeake Bay. Everything is pointing to your next big adventure: Dinner by boat. Wondering where to dock and dine along the shores of the Chesapeake near Annapolis? There are plenty of great options if you’re lucky enough to be cruising here in the land of pleasant living.

July 28, 2015