Restaurants, Cafés, & Bars

13.5% Wine Bar • 1117 W. 36th. St.

410.889.1064 | 135winebar.com

Casual and hip atmosphere offering wine from around the world and food from around the corner.

Asian Taste • 916 W. 36th St.

410.467.0100/4926 | 410.366.6627/6628 | bestasiantaste..com

Chinese, Thai, & Japanese restaurant for dine in and take out.

Atomic Books • 3620 Falls Rd.

410.662.4444 | info@atomicbooks.com | atomicbooks.com

Baltimore’s legendary, award-winning, independent bookstore now in its 27th year. Specializing in zines, comics, literary fiction, art publications, strange ephemera, and now serving beer and wine.

Avenue Kitchen • 911 W. 36th St.

443.961.8515 | avenuekitchenbar.com

Terrific wines, cocktails, and comforting cuisine.

Bella Roma • 3600 Falls Rd.

410.467.2751 | lovethispizza.com

Proudly serving Hampden for over 30 years. The finest pizza and subs.

Blue Pit BBQ • 1601 Union Ave.

443.948.5590 | bluepit@bluepitbbq.com | bluepitbbq.com

Enjoy award-winning BBQ, over 100 American whiskeys, and craft cocktails. Friendly dogs welcome in our outdoor beer garden.

Cafe Hon • 1002 W. 36th St.

410.243.1230 | cafehon.com | honfest.net

A Baltimore landmark featuring home-style cooking and homemade pie. Hon Bar features live music. Home of HonFest.

Dangerously Delicious Pies • 810 W. 36th St.

410.522.PIES (7437) Option 2 | mary@dangerouspiesbalt.com | dangerouspiesbalt.com

Rock-and-Roll meets pie! Sweet Pies, savory pies, quiches, coffee, and espresso. Eat in or carry out. Enjoy our outside seating. BYOB.

Dylan’s Oyster Cellar • 3601 Chestnut Ave.

443.759.6595 | dylansoystercellar@gmail.com | dylansoyster.com

Serving fresh raw oysters and clams as well as other seafood and non-seafood offerings. Full bar featuring great beers, wines, and cocktails. Hampden’s own raw bar.

Five + Dime Alehouse • 901 W. 36th St.

443.835.2179 | fiveanddimealehouse.com/

Enjoy good food + great beers. Catch a game with friends or have dinner with family. Most importantly, a place where everyone can feel welcome.

Frazier’s on the Avenue • 917-919 W. 36th St.

410.662.4914 | fraziersontheave@gmail.com | fraziersontheavenue.com/

A Hampden institution for over 70 years; a bar and restaurant with a true neighborhood feel for locals and tourists alike. Great drinks, food, specials, and more.

Golden West Cafe • 1105 W. 36th St.

410.889.8891 | info@goldenwestcafe.com | goldenwestcafe.com

Serving Southwestern cuisine with a full bar featuring 60+ beers and specialty cocktails. Early morning/late night eats and espresso from the take-out window!

Grano Pasta Bar • 1031 W. 36th St.

443.869.3429 (Pasta Bar) & 443.438.7521 | granoemporio@comcast.net | granoemporio.com

Enjoy great Italian food in the heart of historic Hampden: traditional, authentic recipes produced with natural local ingredients, including vegetarian and non-gluten pastas. Carry out available.

Gypsy’s Truckstaurant • 3515 Clipper Mill Rd.

443.869.5602 | amlangton72@gmail.com | gypsystruckstaurant.com

Gypsy’s Truckstaurant offers an array of street food inspired dishes perfected through the years as well as a full bar and private event capabilities.

Harmony Bakery Cafe • 3446 Chestnut Ave.

410.235.3870 | harmonybakery3446@gmail.com |harmonybakery.net

A gluten-free vegetarian bakery specializing in baked goods as well as savory items such as soups, salads, and tarts.

Holy Frijoles! • 908 – 912 W. 36th St.

410.235.2326 | hfrijoles@gmail.com | holyfrijoles.net

Tex-Mex restaurant and bar featuring over 75 tequilas and mezcals. Live entertainment. Pinball. Brunch/lunch/dinner.

Luigi’s Italian Deli • 846 W. 36th St.

443.438.4195 | allison@luigisdeli.net | luigisdeli.net

Sandwiches and panini sliced to order. Antipasti and prepared items, meats and cheeses by the pound. Catering available. Come in and eat!

Mount Everest Restaurant & Bar • 1011 W. 36th St.

410.366.1163 | mt.everestbaltimore@gmail.com | mounteverestrestaurant.net

Offering delicious authentic Indian and Nepalese cuisine at an affordable price. Taste our modern interpretation of classic dishes using quality fresh ingredients.

Nepenthe Brewing Co. • 3626 Falls Rd.

443.438.4846 | info@nepenthebrewingco | nepenthebrewingco.com/

Brewery, taproom, kitchen, and homebrew supply shop all under one roof! Featuring an eclectic array of beer styles from the traditional to the downright esoteric.

Papi’s Tacos Hampden • 3820 Falls Rd.

443.449.5796 | papishampden3820@gmail.com | papistacoshampden.com

Inspired by the Antojitos of Mexican Street Food Trucks, carts, and markets. Extensive cocktail list and 14+ taco offerings.

Rocket to Venus • 3360 Chestnut Ave.

410.235.7887| info@rockettovenus.com | rockettovenus.com

A fun, award-winning restaurant and bar serving an eclectic dinner and brunch menu. 12 drafts and over 35 whiskeys and bourbons. Large outdoor patio.

Sweetside Cafe • 3543 Chestnut Ave.

443.438.6469 | sweetsidecafe@gmail.com |sweetsidecafe.com

The neighborhood’s colorful cafe with delicious desserts, self-serve soft ice cream with tons of tempting toppings, and fine fare all day long. Vegans welcome.

The Arthouse • 1115 W. 36th St.

443.438.7700 | arthousepizzabar@gmail.com | thearthousebaltimore.com

Wood-fired pizza, cocktail bar, and gallery. New upstairs lounge available for private events. Works from local artists for sale.

The Bluebird Cocktail Room • 3600 Hickory Ave.

667.303.3263 | info@thebluebirdbaltimore.com | thebluebirdbaltimore.com

Romantic, literary-themed lounge serving classic cocktails and shareable bistro fare.

The Charmery • 801 W. 36th St.

410.814.0493 | icecream@thecharmery.com | thecharmery.com

An independent ice cream shop featuring their own handcrafted ice cream. They focus on the flavors that make Baltimore delicious!

The Food Market • 1017 W. 36th St.

410.366.0606 | info@thefoodmarketbaltimore.com | www.thefoodmarketbaltimore.com

Focusing on approachable, serious comfort food, in a smartly designed industrial-modern space. Serving brunch Fri-Sun, and dinner nightly!

The Local Fry • 711 W. 40th St., Suite 152

667.210.2633 | info@thelocalfry.com | thelocalfry.com

Serving unique eclectic comfort foods. We specialize in loaded fries, wings, rice bowls, and banh mi.

True Chesapeake Oyster House • 3300 Clipper Mill Rd.

zach@truechesapeake.com | truechesapeake.com

A chef, a farmer and a shucker team up to do Maryland seafood right. Coming Fall 2019!

Twisted Teahouse • 813 W. 36th St • Unit 2

410.991.2776 | twistedteahouse117@gmail.com | twistedteahouse.com/

High tea parties, cupcakes + pastries, event cakes + custom orders, full-service catering, coffee, tea + retail loose tea.

UNION Craft Brewing Company • 1700 W. 41st St.

410.467.0290 | info@unioncraftbrewing.com | unioncraftbrewing.com

A craft brewery and tap room making fine ales and lagers in the heart of Baltimore City. Open to the public Wed-Sat: 12pm-10pm and Sundays: 12pm-6pm.

Waffie Waffle • 839 W. 36th St.

team@waffiewaffle.com | waffiewaffle.com

Hot, yeast-risen waffles served in fun, unique ways for all of your brunch and dessert cravings!

Waverly Brewing Company • 1625-C Union Ave.

443.438.5765 |waverlybrewing@gmail.com / waverlybrewingcompany.com

Offering an assortment of playful yet thoughtful “even quirky” craft beers, reflecting vibrant Baltimore City surroundings and retaining a unique, homemade artfulness.

Wicked Sisters • 3845 Falls Rd.

410.878.0884 | lori@wickedsisterstavern.com | wickedsistershampden.com

Wicked good fun for every occasion! From family outings to birthday parties, happy hour to work meetings, girls night out, or romantic dinners, you don’t need a reason to enjoy all we have to offer! Outdoor seating.

Zissimos Bar • 1023 W. 36th St.

410.467.4707 | zissimosbar@gmail.com | zissimosbar.com

A neighborhood bar on “The Avenue” since 1930. Second floor features improv and stand-up comedy as well as live music. Family-owned for 85 years.