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Lexington Market

400 W Lexington St, Baltimore, MD 21201-1752
+1 410-685-6169
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Lunch and local vibe

What a neat place. All different kinds of food. Isle after isle of different vendors and live... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bruce H
Charlotte, North Carolina
via mobile
Junks everywhere

Don't go there, very uncomfortable feeling as a tourist I got lost and walked past and felt very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Marie-Gabrielle V
Antwerp, Belgium
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A colorful, busy, open-air market specializing in seafood.
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good25%
  • Average20%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible20%
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“crab cakes” (84 reviews)
“fried chicken” (18 reviews)
“raw bar” (7 reviews)
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400 W Lexington St, Baltimore, MD 21201-1752
+1 410-685-6169
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a neat place. All different kinds of food. Isle after isle of different vendors and live music. We enjoyed the sea food, bakery and local culture. Great place to spend a few hours.

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't go there, very uncomfortable feeling as a tourist I got lost and walked past and felt very vulnerable DO NOT GO THERE

Thank Marie-Gabrielle V
Reviewed 13 January 2018

We were really looking forward to going here but when we went we were surprised by the run down neighborhood, the constant bother of people outside the market trying to sell you something, and the overall dark and dinginess of the whole place. We didn't...More

Thank briansH1909CK
Reviewed 11 December 2017

A wide variety of foods are available from many vendors located under one roof..meats..bakery items..deli...fried chicken..etc! Go through and buy your favorites, then have a seat at an upstairs table and enjoy! MY FAV is the sausage vendor! YUMMY! Parking is available at market..

1  Thank Greg S
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We heard about this and it was close by so we thought we would check it out and are sorry we did. There is drug deals going on and homeless people everywhere. Most of the vendors in the market accept food stamps, which tells you...More

2  Thank klein3
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Took an Uber specifically to the Lexington Market and was very disappointed. The Market is small, dirt and filled with tons of beggers... One person actually approached us to by $50 worth of Food Stamps for $25 dollars.. No thanks I’ll pass and if Lexington...More

Thank medaille16
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

The Lexington Market is a fun place with a variety of vendors. We had an iconic Berger Cookie which reminds me of a black and white, without the white; yum! Faidley’s Seafood had truly the best crab cakes we’d ever had. The market is in...More

1  Thank Mama_Clark_KC
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Boy am I glad to have gone to "The World Famous Lexington Market Since 1782" the other day. Found a clean facility, friendly people, most were African Americans and friendly, with all kinds of delicious and scrumptious fare in the market. Prices were about the...More

1  Thank Re N
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We walked to the N. Paca street entrance. We were actually looking to eat at Faidley's, but they were on vacation. I was disappointed. It was a Tuesday and we were the only tourists in the market, which is fine, but it's definitely a locals...More

Thank Tcosgriff
Reviewed 15 September 2017

when I walked inside this market, I was shocked the amount of food inside of this market cooked food. what ever you wanted to eat they had it. Anything from crab cakes to collard greens, Chinese food, etc.

1  Thank Angela K
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Jeffrey W
6 July 2016|
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Response from mrwrightim |
It is worth seeing (or) eating some good quality (& priced) foods, & fresh roasted peanuts; BUT if you have a weak back or thin skin, or get scared easily, you may want to skip it. If you can mind your own way, and NOT BE... More
24 July 2015|
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Response from primerstar6 | Reviewed this property |
The market isn't unsafe; I work nearby and go regularly to grab fruit or some lunch. There is also security. Of course you should be smart; like in any American city, be aware of your surroundings. There are paid lots and a... More