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About Roy's Baltimore
Blending classic techniques with adventurous Pacific Rim flavors, culinary pioneer Roy Yamaguchi created an entirely new approach to fine dining. The first Roy's opened in Honolulu in 1988 and we've spread our warm hospitality and passion for innovative and creative cuisine around the world ever since. Indulge in one of our spectacular cocktails or choose a glass from our award-winning wine list while you discover the fresh ingredients and outstanding seafood, expertly prepared by our local chefs that made us famous.
We invite you join us at Roy's Baltimore located in the heart of Harbor East amid great shopping, theaters and hotels. Enjoy our exciting exhibition kitchen and Chef’s Counter, spacious dining rooms and two beautiful private rooms for your special event.
Baltimore, MD 21202
Seafood, Sushi, Steakhouse
Hours of Operation:
Open Daily at 11AM
Aloha Hour 4-7PM
Dinner 5PM - Close
$31 to $50
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Valet parking is $8 per car with validation. Special parking at Legg Mason garage & Exeter Street garage for $5 with validation.
MTA bus stop a half block away. Charm City Circulator stops across the street. We also offer our own complimentary shuttle to & from all city centers & hotels
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
Special Events & Promotions:
Banquet/Private Rooms, Wedding Receptions, Rehearsal Dinners, Bridal Showers, Bachelorette/Bachelor Parties, Special Occasion Reservation Treatment, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine, Wine Bar, Cooking Classes and Wine Dinners.
Known for our Pacific Rim Cuisine, our vast array of unique, seasonal menus are sure to please even the most discerning guests. Roy's contemporary Asian furnishings and original Hawaiian artwork provides the perfect backdrop for your next lunch or dinner event. Full buyout also available.
Roy's Baltimore Ratings and Reviews
Excellent food but not nearly enough staff to handle clientele.
We had a nice table in the main section of the restaurant but there was only ONE server per 10-12 tables including one very large table. We arrived early but guests that arrived later were waiting 15-20 minutes for their orders or food. It was embarrassing to watch.
Big fail by management not too have nearly enough staff to provide adequate service levels in a busy Thursday evening.
What a great meal! Food was great. Server was fun and made us laugh.
Not a quick dinner but it was nice to sit back and enjoy the group we went with. It was pretty expensive so I wouldn't recommend it if you are looking for a cheap date.
Splurge a little and have some fun! Yum!
We were seated within 10 minutes of our reservation time which is good enough for me on a busy Saturday night. Service was excellent and food was awesome. I'd go back anytime. The lobster potstickers were my favorite of the 3 apps we tried. The shellfish sampler is easily shareable.
We have been going to Roy's for years and Saturday was the first time that we have been disappointed.
The service was slow and somewhat inattentive and the portions noticeably smaller.
I understand the management has changed.
I hope this is not a trend but we noticed that most the their staff had turned over.
I thought the service was good, not great. The server was quite attentive, and kept interrupting out conversations without waiting for us to acknowledge her which I considered rude.
The food was quite good.
We like the Roys on the islands much better. Better ambience, more relaxed service.
I was very disappointed in my visit to Roy's. The restaurant was very loud and noisy. The food is extremely over priced. Our waitress was terrible. We had to get up from our table and ask the hostess for a fork. In addition, I had to asked three times for an additional glass of ice tea. It seemed like after we placed the order for our entrée, our waitress disappeared until it was time to pay the bill. The ladies room was disgusting. Toilets did not work, paper towels laying all over the floor. This is my first and last visit to this restaurant.
Overall ~ Disappointed - The food was good.. Sushi was great, I had the Rockfish and thought it was OK my husband liked it more than I. Noise level was horrible, we went with friends and could barely hear one another to have a conversation. Service was not the greatest, at one point the server apologized for not being attentive said she had a big party. Then when the check came -- WOWZER -- $330 for 4 people and only 5 drinks. I would not mind paying this if the food and overall experience had been outstanding. Nothing spectacular here for a lot of $$.
I'd read some good reviews and wanted to try a new place that had both steak and seafood, so I settled on Roy's. It's in a very busy area, which might be a turn off for some, but we often dine downtown and the valet service was convenient and fairly quick. We often skip eating out for Valentine's Day because of the crowds, but we didn't face a long wait and it was kind of sweet to see all of the other couples having a day out together. The Valentine's menu was great, with lots of good options. I was actually surprised at the price - I feel like the amount and quality of the food we got made this almost a bargain, as far as fine dining restaurants go. He got the lobster potstickers, I got the spicy tuna roll, we both got lobster bisque and ribeye, he got the lime dessert and I got the red velvet cake, all delicious. The place was busy and crowded, as expected, but the service was on point, with friendly, helpful and quick staff. Unfortunately, I broke a tealight on my way out, and the woman who came to pick up the pieces was so sweet, it helped me feel slightly less embarrassed haha. We were given a $20 gift card for our next visit, and we will DEFINITELY be back. My husband and I were both pleased, and while I think it's probably not the most "romantic" of places, I think it's good for either a date night or a meal with a group.
Go to Roy's when in Baltimore for a good and peaceful meal. This time was a little disappointing. Ordered entrée only to be told 10 minutes later it had sold out. Two couples were very intoxicated and very, very loud at a nearby table; management did nothing about it. Will give them another try; will be going to Roy's at Waikiki in the spring.
As usual, Roy's did not disappoint. The food and surrounding were exquisite, and the service was expedient, though I got the impression that , given how quiet the night was (a 7:45 seating on a Thursday night) our server, while polite, cordial, professional and very knowledgeable, seemed miffed by the fact that we did not order a bottle of wine and a fancy dessert. All taken in all, the experience was a positive one. Kudos to the chef de cuisine AND chefs de partie - an outstanding job was given by all. I am also happy to report that the 3 locations I have visited - Las Vegas, Desert Ridge (Arizona) and Baltimore - have demonstrated themselves to be consistently exemplary. I cannot think of another "chain" of restaurants that can make the same claim (I have dined at a few...).
It was very crowded, noisey and waiter was very stressed by what he was dealing with. He really wanted everyone to quickly order as he was being so over worked. It was so noisey it was almost impossible to hear from across the table. Even though the food remains good, it's quite expensive and portion sizes are small. After many years of going to Roy's, the value of eating here is being trumped by the cost. It's becoming that it's not a good value for what you get and experience.
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