Nachoquest: Willow

Willow has been one of those establishments that has me a bit confused. With night and day reviews from the major local media outlets; beginning with the Sun’s favorable bar review and subsequent positive food review on one end, to CP’s rather underwhelmed take on the affair, it’s hard to put a finger on whether […]

Baltimore Rock Opera Society achieves a higher level of greatness

And so it was that plucky crazy awesome rock opera company BROS (Baltimore Rock Opera Society), in anticipation of their upcoming production Murdercastle, launched an Indiegogo campaign in an effort to raise $20,000 so they could take their production on tour and expose the rest of the East Coast to their bloody, rock awesome shenanigans. […]

Shucker’s slapped for operating without a business license

From today’s Liquor Board hearing comes a bit of trouble, seems like Shucker’s of Fells Point (920 S Broadway) has/had been operating without a business license, which is kind of a big no-no in the state of Maryland. According to the docket they had been operating without a Trader’s License (the license required for selling […]

Nachoquest: Mick O’Shea’s

  Mick O’Shea’s is arguably (if not the) the best bar in upper downtown Baltimore, but hey, a bar’s quality often times isn’t exactly indicative of its menu or the subsequent quality. Even moreso with nachos. “You know, nachos, they’re an appetizer, just kinda a pile of stuff on a plate right?” WRONG.   Give […]

Trattoria Anamaria closing

Well this sort of sucks, Trattoria Anamaria (1035 Light St Federal Hill), one of the few (like, really good) Italian delis left in the city, is closing. I took this photo while blowing through the area in my car so apologies for the blurriness, but the sign reads (mostly) Ciao and Grazie to Federal Hill. […]