Dining

Overview: Tracking Investment on Cross Street as Its Retail Footprint Grows

Overview: Tracking Investment on Cross Street as Its Retail Footprint Grows

Cross St. has been a business and dining corridor in Federal Hill since the 1800s, however recent investment is giving the South Baltimore street a makeover and extending its retail footprint into Sharp-Leadenhall.

| March 13, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Piaza’s McHenry Row Location Sold, Closing in Two Weeks

Piaza’s McHenry Row Location Sold, Closing in Two Weeks

Piaza, located in Locust Point’s McHenry Row, was sold to a new restaurant operator and will close on March 24th. Owner David Crocetti told SouthBMore.com that he can’t say who the new owner is but that the restaurant will not remain a Piaza.

| March 9, 2017 | 1 Comments
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Caves Valley Partners Proposes Modified Plan for the Redevelopment of Cross Street Market in Federal Hill

Caves Valley Partners Proposes Modified Plan for the Redevelopment of Cross Street Market in Federal Hill

Last month Caves Valley Partners (CVP) announced it was pulling out of an agreement with the Baltimore Public Markets Corporation (BPMC) to complete a $6.5 million redevelopment of the 31,800 sq. ft. Cross Street Market in Federal Hill. Today, however, Arsh Mirmiran of CVP told SouthBMore.com that he and his team will now be moving forward with a new plan which Mirmiran believes will address many of the concerns in the community.

| March 7, 2017 | 2 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

Little Havana offshoot Clark Burger adds a second location, a bar in Riverside named Maryland’s best, a local restaurant closes, and Under Armour now sold at a large retailer.

| March 6, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Union Bros. Project Bringing 33,000 sq. ft. Office and Retail Space to Sharp-Leadenhall

Union Bros. Project Bringing 33,000 sq. ft. Office and Retail Space to Sharp-Leadenhall

Developers Len Bush and John Roe are transforming the former Union Bros. Furniture and Plymouth Wallpaper property at 37 W. Cross St. in Sharp-Leadenhall into a 33,000 sq. ft. office and retail space.

| March 3, 2017 | 1 Comments
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Photo Updates: Development Around the Inner Harbor

Photo Updates: Development Around the Inner Harbor

There are many development projects around the Inner Harbor which are bringing a lot of changes to the city’s most visited attraction and the surrounding area. Here are some photo updates.

| March 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Pasta Palooza to Benefit Francis Scott Key Elementary Middle School on March 10th

Pasta Palooza to Benefit Francis Scott Key Elementary Middle School on March 10th

Pasta Palooza is a family friendly event featuring food, drink, DJ dance party, silent auction and other raffle items. It will be held on Friday, March 10th at the Knights of Columbus in Locust Point. The food will be catered by Our House, also located in Locust Point.
Children under 4 are free.

| March 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

Three Federal Hill businesses expand, a prime Federal Hill development opportunity hits the market, a new business for Pigtown, an Animal Planet appearance for BARCS, and the Ravens partner on an innovation competition. Plus, could Cristiano Ronaldo be wearing Under Armour?

| February 23, 2017 | 2 Comments
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Sagamore Spirit Distillery to Open in Port Covington on April 21st

Sagamore Spirit Distillery to Open in Port Covington on April 21st

Sagamore Spirit announced it will open its new Port Covington distillery at 301 E. Cromwell St. to the public on Friday, April 21st. It will offer tours on the opening weekend from 10am to 6pm. The tours will be 45 minutes in length and will include tastings of three different expressions of Sagamore Rye.

| February 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
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La Cuchara Owners to Open Seafood Restaurant at 2 East Wells in South Baltimore

La Cuchara Owners to Open Seafood Restaurant at 2 East Wells in South Baltimore

The owners of La Cuchara in Woodberry are taking over the 3,723 sq. ft. restaurant space at 2 East Wells in South Baltimore where At Light’s End was previously under construction.

| February 17, 2017 | 0 Comments
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ZuZu’s Gourmet Donuts, Coffee, and Juice Bar Coming to Federal Hill

ZuZu’s Gourmet Donuts, Coffee, and Juice Bar Coming to Federal Hill

Federal Hill resident Hakim Zubar is opening ZuZu’s Gourmet Donuts, Coffee, and Juice Bar at 1136 S. Charles St. in Federal Hill. Zubar is currently completing a build-out of the storefront that was previously home to MetroPCS.

| February 15, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Photo Tour of Federal Hill’s Soon-to-Open Crossbar

Photo Tour of Federal Hill’s Soon-to-Open Crossbar

Crossbar Der Biergarten was first proposed at 12-18 E. Cross St. in Federal Hill at the former home of Turner’s/Billabong and Lanasa Produce in April 2013. Now, almost four years later, it is set to open next month. The Crossbar team of Josh Foti, Brian McComas, and Leho Poldmae are putting the finishing touches on a renovation that cost more than $1 million.

| February 14, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Merchant Reactions After Cross Street Market Redevelopment Falls Through

Merchant Reactions After Cross Street Market Redevelopment Falls Through

On Friday, SouthBMore.com spent much of the afternoon at Cross Street Market to get a pulse of the existing merchants after last week’s news that Caves Valley Partners (CVP) pulled out of an agreement to redevelop the 31,800 sq. ft. market.

| February 13, 2017 | 3 Comments
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No Idea Tavern in South Baltimore Under New Ownership, Changes Ahead

No Idea Tavern in South Baltimore Under New Ownership, Changes Ahead

No Idea Tavern is under new ownership as former General Manager Jonathan “Ferg” Ferguson and girlfriend Stacy Lynch have acquired the 1,600 sq. ft. South Baltimore bar that first opened in 2005. Ferguson has worked at bars in South Baltimore since 1999, starting at the former Crazy Lil’s, and Lynch has been a bartender at Ropewalk Tavern for the last 13 years.

| February 10, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Caves Valley Partners Ends Cross Street Market Redevelopment Effort After Liquor License Proposal

Caves Valley Partners Ends Cross Street Market Redevelopment Effort After Liquor License Proposal

Caves Valley Partners (CVP) has pulled out of an agreement with Baltimore Public Markets Corporation (BPMC) to redevelop the Cross Street Market in Federal Hill. BPMC began its effort to find a developer of the market in January 2015 when it issued a request for proposals.

| February 8, 2017 | 3 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

A long-awaited Federal Hill restaurant reopens, improvements and acquisitions underway at Port Covington, and a battle over Baltimore City’s minimum wage. Stay in the know!

| February 8, 2017 | 1 Comments
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SouthBMore.com Turns Five: Looking Back at Top Stories in South Baltimore

SouthBMore.com Turns Five: Looking Back at Top Stories in South Baltimore

Where does the time go? Today SouthBMore.com celebrates the five-year anniversary of its launch. It’s been an incredible five years covering all the news and events in South Baltimore and meeting so many incredible residents, business owners, and visitors.

| February 6, 2017 | 0 Comments
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