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Nearby Attractions & Restaurants


A stop at one of the region's restaurants is the perfect accompaniment to an Arboretum visit. Whether you're seeking a picnic lunch after a woodland walk or a gourmet dinner after an artist reception, you're sure to find it just a short distance away. Here are a few local favorites.


Colosseum Pizza, 112 N. Commerce St., 410-758-1800
Pizza, subs, salads, and traditional Italian dishes.

Commerce Street Creamery, 110 N. Commerce St., 410-778-6779
Ice cream, breakfast, lunch, and confections.

Mamma Mia's, 219 E. Water St., 410-758-2222
Italian bistro and sports bar

Doc’s Riverside Grille, 511 Chesterfield Ave, 410-758-1707
Casual family dining and adjoining bar.


Adam’s Taphouse Grill, 100 Abruzzi Drive, 410-643-5050
Ribs, barbecue, steaks, and seafood.

Café Sado, 205 Tackle Cir., 410-604-1688
Sushi and Thai cuisine.


Luisa's Cucina Italiana, 849 Washington Ave., 410-778-5360
Italian cuisine made from locally grown fresh ingredients.

Play It Again Sam, 108 S. Cross St. #B, 410-778-2688
Coffee and specialty coffee drinks, sandwiches, baked goods.

Procolino's Pizza, 711 Washington Ave., #9, 410-778-5900
Pizza, salads, sandwiches, soups, and Italian specialties.

Watershed Alley, 337 High Street, 443-282-9797
Fine dining, clean & simple regional food.


Earth Tones Café, 5 N. Third St., 443-448-4355
Breakfast and lunch, 100% vegetarian fare with vegan and gluten-free options.

Market Street Public House, 200 Market St., 410-479-4720
Traditional Irish pub fare and classic American food.


Chipotle, 8911 Ocean Gateway, 410-822-2609
Mexican grill.

Hunters’ Tavern, 101 E. Dover St., 410-822-1300
Casually elegant dining.

Legal Assets
22 S. Harrison St., 443-746-2178
Craft food & spirits.

Out of the Fire, 111 S. Washington St., 410-770-4777
Fine casual dining. Large selection of seafood, gourmet pizza, & wine bar.

Panera Bread, 8933 Ocean Gateway, 410-763-8230
Sandwiches, soups, salads, bakery items.

Piazza, 218 N. Washington St., Suite 23, 410-820-8281
An Italian experience on the Eastern Shore of Maryland.

Rude BBQ, 216 E. Dover St., #216, 833-HOW-RUDE
Scratch BBQ and craft beer.

Rude Burger, 4 S. Aurora St., 833-HOW-RUDE
Burgers, bourbon, and beer (plus fries, shakes, and more).

Scossa, 28 S. Harrison St., 410-822-2202
Classic northern Italian cuisine.

Sunflowers & Greens, 11 Federal St., 410-822-7972
The freshest seasonal salads, homemade soups, gourmet sandwiches.

The Wardroom, 103 N. Washington St., 410-826-5489
Epicurean market with gourmet sandwiches for lunch and an evening wine and gnocchi bar.


Fisherman’s Inn, 3116 Main St., 410-827-8807
Award-winning crab cakes and a full seafood menu.

The Narrows, 3023 Kent Narrows Way South, 410-827-8113
Great steaks and fresh seafood.

Harris Crab House, 425 N. Kent Narrows Way, 410-827-9500
Crabs and fresh seafood. Open year round.

Queen Anne

Hot off the Coals, 32227 Queen Anne Highway (Route 404), 410-364-9494
Classic BBQ.


Ridgely Ice Cream Parlor at Ridgely Pharmacy, 7 W. Belle St., 410-634-9800
Frozen treats, breakfast, subs, salads, and sandwiches.


Amalfi Coast, 410 Love Point Rd., 443-249-3426
Italian cuisine and wine bar.