When the weather gets cold, there’s nothing better than hot soup.  Here are some great places to go to enjoy the best soup in Maryland.

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Atwater’s

529 E. Belvedere Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21212
(410) 323-2396
www.atwaters.biz/

Atwater’s offers several kinds of soup every day.  They use fresh, local ingredients when available.  They also sell salads and sandwiches.

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Blue Wind Gourmet

22803 Gunston Drive
Lexington Park, MD 20653
(301) 737-2714
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Blue Wind Gourmet offers a soup of the day.  They also have crab cakes, seared tuna and specials every day; you can add soup to your lunch instead of a salad for $2. 

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Kingfishers

14442 Solomons Island Road South
Solomons Island, MD 20688
(410) 394-0236
www.stoneysseafoodhouse.com/index.php

Kingfishers offers crab corn chowder, cream of crab, and seafood chowder, among others.  They’re known for their crab cakes, as well.  They offer catering.

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Ports of Call

(Inside Doubletree Hotel Annapolis)
210 Holiday Court
Annapolis, MD 21401
(410) 224-3150
www.annapolismeetings.com/ports-of-call.htm

Ports of Call has won awards for their crab vegetable soup, cream of crab soup and Chesapeake gumbo.  You can enjoy the crab vegetable soup, a crab cake and a glass of wine or beer for $20.

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Soup’s On

11 W. Preston Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 528-1003
www.soupsonbalto.com/

Soup’s On offers over 200 varieties of soup, so no matter your dietary restriction, you’ll find something you’ll enjoy.  They have vegan, vegetarian, meat, seafood and even dessert soup.