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Luminary’s Top 5 Dining Destinations Within Walking Distance

Posted December 18th, 2019 baltimore, luminary at one light, maryland, poet modern cocktails and eats, rusty scupper, sotto sopra, the alexander brown, watertable

Living at Luminary at One Light means you have access to all of Baltimore’s greatest destinations and that includes the city’s greatest fare. Below are Luminary’s top dining destinations nearby, selected based on ratings and suggestions from our Luminary at One Light management team.

The Alexander Brown

Style: American

Cost: $$

Distance: 270 ft., less than 1-minute walk

Website: The Alexander Brown

Built in 1901, the menu at The Alexander Brown has influences from around the world, including Asia, Italy, France, India and the American south. And the atmosphere is just as stimulating! Step inside The Alexander Brown restaurant and one of the first things you’ll notice is the soaring Tiffany’s Dome.


Style: American

Cost: $$$

Distance: .3 miles, 8 min walk

Website: Watertable

Who doesn’t love dinner with a waterfront view of Baltimore? Watertable’s contemporary American cuisine is locally sourced and fused with Chesapeake style for a unique but familiar take on breakfast, lunch, cocktails and dinner.

Sotto Sopra

Style: Italian

Cost: $$$

Distance: .4 miles, 10 min walk

Website: Sotto Sopra

Offering house made pasta, fish and meat, Sotto Sopra is renowned for their Northern Italian cuisine. Located at the archway of Baltimore’s Arts District in a 19th century townhouse marked by an iconic mural, tables are candlelit and set to surprise your tastes. We suggest stopping in for Opera Nights, which are once a month on Sundays.

Poet Modern Cocktails and Eats

Style: American

Cost: $$

Distance: .5 miles, 13 min walk

Website: Poet Modern Cocktails and Eats

Poets Modern Cocktails and Eats is highly recommended for lunch and cocktails and Yelpers tend to agree, “This place is just so darn cute!” Crab Jalapeno Dip, Crab Cakes, Fire Grilled Wings, The Lexington Market Salad and Fish Tacos are among the favorites here where breakfast, lunch and dinner are available.

Rusty Scupper

Style: Seafood

Cost: $$$

Distance: .9 miles, 17 min walk

Website: Rusty Scupper

Located at Baltimore’s Inner Harbor near Maryland’s Science Center, Rusty Scupper boldly declares “If you haven’t dined with us, you haven’t seen Baltimore.” Offering indoor, harbor-side dining, Rusty Scupper is an impressive stop for a business lunch with a magical view.

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