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Explorers Lounge

) #315 of 1,687 Restaurants in Baltimore $$ - $$$ American, ,
550 Light St, Harbor Court Hotel, Baltimore, MD 21202-6099
+1 410-234-0550
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good29%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“tater tots” (3 reviews)
“crab cakes” (9 reviews)
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American, Bar, Contemporary, Pub
$$ - $$$
550 Light St, Harbor Court Hotel, Baltimore, MD 21202-6099
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Reviewed yesterday

This part of the hotel is lacking lustre. Renovate , you're furniture is in need of replacement and the buffet area is to tight for people to move around while someone is waiting to toast their bagel.

Thank 1JerseyMom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was very friendly but the food was simply average. Typical overpriced under quality hotel food to say the least.

Thank CindySmit
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A variety of choices on the menu, quick service. Though dont sit near where they place their orders unless you want to hear gossip,

Thank robyn136
Reviewed 5 July 2017

To give the restaurant an excuse for this poor review, I'll say that our party of 14 wound up expanding a bit. A cousin had made reservations in advance for out large party, and several days earlier we had pre-ordered our entrees to ease the...More

Thank AMDew1956
Reviewed 26 June 2017

The food is wonderful and the staff is very friendly and accommodating!! I would recommend this restaurant to anyone who is looking for good food and drink!!

Thank Mary E
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Due to the odd (and not cheap) offerings on the menu (why can't you just offer a burger??) I had the Baltimore Cobb Salad which was o.k.- lots of crabmeat. The lemon blueberry pound cake for dessert on the otherhand was terrific (but $10). Staff...More

Thank bigmac1550
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Went there for Happy Hour one evening. Yummy, reasonably priced appetizers and drinks. The bartenders were friendly and engaging.

Thank kimberlygawatz
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Had lunch at 2:00 PM when we got in. We were the only ones in the place, took forever to get the kale salad and a flatbread pizza served. You'd think the chef had to come from home to cook. All fine and tasty. Breakfast...More

Thank Larysa B
Reviewed 2 April 2017

I wish I could leave a more positive review, but as other reviewers have pointed out, the service and ambience of the place is below what you would expect for a four-star hotel. I can understand waiting for table during peak times, but when I...More

Thank Shelley B
Reviewed 22 March 2017

If you ever stay at the Royal Sonesta Harbor Court and have a drink at the hotel bar, the bartender George is very fun and friendly to talk to. He gave us so many suggestion on cool places to eat and see!

Thank FokVun C
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17 September 2015|
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Response from Mjolnir117 | Reviewed this property |
Jacket/tie not required; however, the crowd tended to dress business casual. You do not need to be staying in the hotel to dine in the Explorers Lounge.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 50 - USD 75
American, Bar, Contemporary, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 550 Light St, Harbor Court Hotel, Baltimore, MD 21202-6099
    (Lee Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore
  • Phone Number: +1 410-234-0550
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