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Mary Lou Baker

Flamant's New Menu

When Belgium-born chef Frederik De Pue opened Flamant in the then upscale neighborhood of West Annapolis, he defined his new venture as a “neighborhood bistro”. Already recognized by Food and Wine magazine as a rising star based on his performance as a chef in a top-tier Washington DC restaurant…

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USNA Restaurants Open to the Public

Even if you are not among the fortunate few who are accepted as students at the United States Naval Academy, you and your family are more than welcome to visit this internationally renowned campus in the heart of Annapolis. And when you come, you are invited to enjoy breakfast, lunch or snacks at…

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4 Crab Houses Not to Miss this Summer

Sweet and salty, with a high umami appeal, Maryland blue crabs are in a class by themselves. Their season begins in April and runs through November, with their weight and breadth increasing the longer they stay in the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries. June is when the season gets up and running…

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10 Caterers You Should Know About

There are tons of reasons to party in the Annapolis area; home of the United States Naval Academy, scene of the largest in-water sail and power boat shows, an active boating community and a population that thrives on celebrations of all kinds. Standards are high for the caterers I recommend in this…

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Where to Eat During the Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show

Can it be that the first in-water boat show debuted in 1970 at the Annapolis City Dock? This annual harbinger of spring marks its 49 th birthday of the Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show on the weekend of April 26-28. Having grown from a few boats moored beside Ego Alley to hundreds of craft connected…

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Sunday Morning Brunch in Annapolis

“Taste Tourism” is the newest category in the travel industry’s lexicon. This reference to destination-dining is pretty basic and we try to assist visitors with helpful information about our rainbow of restaurants. Many times, it’s brunch in Annapolis that grabs the most attention. When “on…

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Annapolis Restaurant Week Marks 11th Anniversary

Where shall we go – for breakfast, for lunch, for dinner? The choices are delicious and the prices right if you are lucky enough to be in Annapolis, Maryland between March 2 and 10. More than 40 restaurants in the state’s capital are gearing up for Annapolis Restaurant Week, extended this year to be…

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Varieties of Annapolis Food Lends Life to Foodie Scene

Welcome to Annapolis – capital of the state of Maryland, a city widely associated with the almighty blue crab. Let it be known there are lots of other options in the months when crabs are happily hibernating in the nurturing mud of the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries. Visitors to our area can…

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