Toast a Happy Hour Sunset at Yellowfin Steak & Fish House

By: Natalie Spong

If you want to impress an out of town guest, or just be reminded for the umpteenth time what a gorgeous and cool place Annapolis and Anne Arundel County is, head to Yellowfin Steak & Fish House (2840 Solomans Island Rd, Edgewater, Maryland 21037) for a sunset happy hour on the South River. Even on a […]

January 31, 2017

Savor the Flavor of Annapolis this February

By: Foodie Annapolis

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, but that’s not all that’s happening in Annapolis this February. It’s also FeBREWary – a celebration of Maryland brews and breweries all across the state. Pair this with a wine and cheese tasting at Great Frogs Winery, along with a romantic menu specially crafted for the big day. […]

January 25, 2017

Rhea’s Plate of the Month: Unilaterally Salt Seared Salmon

By: Rhea Torreon

Tsunami Sushi Bar and Lounge is well-known for infusing local art, tasty cocktails, and topnotch sushi together in a swanky atmosphere perfect for nighttime revelries. Located on West Street in an area also known as the Annapolis Arts District, Tsunami has been serving up Asian American cuisine for over twenty years. Tsunami is perhaps best […]

December 19, 2016

Eat, Drink and Stay Merry this Holiday Season on West Street’s Restaurant Row

By: Mary Lou Baker

Annapolis is postcard-perfect during the holidays. The towering Christmas tree at the City Dock impresses; storefronts sparkle along Main Street, West Street and Maryland Avenue; and seasonal events like Midnight Madness bring throngs of merry-makers to the downtown area to greet friends and strangers and browse our many specialty shops. And of course, in the […]

December 16, 2016

Lures Bar and Grille: the Perfect Place to Unwind

By: Natalie Spong

“Drink Good Beer” is the motto on T shirts worn by staff at Lures, and if that is your penchant, head to Crownsville for some very good beer indeed. One of my top three bar/restaurants in the greater Annapolis area, Lures—and even just the thought of it—makes me smile. Lures is on my commute to […]

December 13, 2016

Take a Walk on the Hip Side of Annapolis’ West Street Dining Scene

By: Mary Lou Baker

Visitors and locals alike are discovering another dimension to the Annapolis experience – the flipside of our town’s reputation for architecture, culture and the preservation of historic traditions. Led by charismatic entrepreneur Gavin Buckley, an Australian import who has made Annapolis his home for nearly a decade, the change to an edgier profile is happening […]

November 18, 2016

Nine Places for Group Dining Annapolis Style

By: Symmetry

Holiday season is upon us, which means the Annapolis area will be dressed up in its prettiest ribbons and greenery. It’s a gorgeous time of year to be in the region. This season is also prime time for getting together with family and friends. “The more, the merrier” is an old saying with a lot […]

November 14, 2016

Rhea’s Plate of the Month – Wild Pig Pizza

By: Rhea Torreon

Nestled in the heart of Eastport is one of its crowning jewels, Vin 909. Since it opened almost four years ago, owner and executive chef Justin Moore has been giving ‘Eastportaricans’ and Annapolitans alike tasty morsels like Fresh Hand Made Mozzarella and Cast Iron Skirt Steak (two of my personal favs). He has established himself […]

November 09, 2016

4 Ways to Savor Annapolis this November

By: Foodie Annapolis

Specialty four course meals, dinner and a play, live music on a nightly basis, and even Thanksgiving feasts; it’s all in Annapolis this November. Here are four ways to savor Annapolis all month long. Chef’s Table Wine Dinner at Blackwall Hitch Join Blackwall Hitch’s Chef Jonathan Seningen and Sommelier Chris Bassett Tuesday, November 15th at […]

November 02, 2016

Red Red Wine Bar…So Fine

By: Natalie Spong

Extraordinary? Yes, but not quite right. Classy? Yes, but not broad enough. When I was trying to find the precise word to summarize my overall experience at Annapolis’ Main Street-based Red Red Wine Bar for happy hour, I finally was able to settle on an accurate adjective: “superior.” Yes, that feels right. While I rarely […]

October 24, 2016