As Evolution Craft Brewing Co. prepares for its final days in Delmar, the owners and brewers are experiencing bittersweet emotions — one the one hand, they are excited to expand into a larger facility, but on the other will be leaving their first home.
St. Patrick’s Day is one of Baltimore’s most beloved and colorful holidays. The city’s festive spirit comes alive with the annual St. Patrick’s Day parade, lots of great music and events that turn a one-day holiday into a week-long celebration of all things Irish. If you’re looking for a great spot to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Baltimore, these standout places have got you covered.
Liam Flynn’s Pint Size Pub was the kind of bar that lonesome people everywhere dream about. Cramped and unfancy, the bar had a running conversation that was always open to touchy subjects and wayward newcomers. The smallness of the space forced camaraderie. When the Pint Size shut its doors back in 2008, Baltimore lost a classic. This past June, Liam Flynn opened his new edition the Pint Size Pub, Liam Flynn’s Ale House—this time on North Avenue, in the newest corridor of the Station North Arts District.
There are four fireplaces on the main floor of the Brewer’s Art at 1106 North Charles Street. There is also a pair of copper tuns behind the window panes of the French doors at the back of the main floor. You can see them as you sit at a table with white linen. The Brewer’s Art grounds its own grains on the floor above. Water and yeast are added in the copper tuns behind the dining room and the ale is then piped to the ground floor and stored in 20 gallon kegs.
Maryland brewers are seeking a change in state law to allow more restaurants and bars to sell beer in refillable containers.
The time has come, you are throwing a surprise birthday party for your best friend or an anniversary dinner for your parents and you find yourself asking, “what’s the largest bar around here”? Whether you’re going to have a large sit down dinner or just drinks and appetizers you need enough space so everyone feels comfortable. Here are our suggestions for bars to rent out for large parties and group outings.
Locally grown most often means farm raised food. Well, one local grower wants to expand that to farmhouse beer.
If you are like me, usually I’m completely stumped when it comes to spots for mid-week dates. I can clearly remember the places that didn’t go so well for mid-week, apparently. But after some consideration I decided to turn to dating pros for suggestions: married friends. It turns out it pays to ask the experts. From fine dining to casual coffee, here are the top three picks for mid- week dates in Baltimore City.
Even with all its southern eccentricity, Baltimore freezes like any other northern town in the winter months. That’s when it’s time to congregate inside, in local pubs and brewhouses, and leave summer’s stoops and patios until the warmer months return.
Baltimore is a city that loves beer. The city’s breweries have returned that love with divine craft brews. Several notable brewpubs in Baltimore are working hard to provide a delicious experience for beer lovers. Settle in for a cold one and savor the unique creations of some of Baltimore’s best breweries.
‘Tis the night before Thanksgiving, and it falls to you to find a bar where every member of your family can comfortably tie one on without disagreement. But on the drinkiest day of the year, where is there a quiet, all-welcoming watering hole where everybody from your stuffy aunt- in-laws to your art school cousins can get along? Below are our top picks for Baltimore’s best Thanksgiving Eve bars. These not-too-divey, not-too-snobby spots offer plenty of elbowroom and big tables, keep the noise level low enough for conversation, and are sure to offer a little something for everyone. This may be the one time all season when you really succeed in pleasing everyone at once.
As a guy, there comes a time when you just want to hang out with your boys. By now though, you’ve probably out-grown the… ahem “gentleman’s clubs” and are looking for something a little more upscale but not stuffy. We’ve put together a list of things you can do with your bros that will keep your self-respect intact.