Mt. Washington in Baltimore

Mt. Washington Baltimore

Visitors and locals alike head to Mt. Washington in Baltimore, Maryland, to shop in a relaxed atmosphere. This quaint town is the perfect place to spend a few hours ducking in and out of boutiques looking for that must-have. Generally speaking, shopping there is like a vacation from the busy city and malls.

Furthermore, if you like art, browse Baltimore Clayworks to discover unique items to add to your home decor. While you are there, ask for a list of art classes where you can create your masterpieces. Otherwise, you can search for classes and sign-up online at the link below.

Moreover, some of the Mt. Washington art galleries run workshops and art parties for children through adults. To say nothing of the fact that it’s the perfect venue for a children’s birthday party.

After you shop or take a class, explore some of the Mt. Washington restaurants. You will have your choice of American and multi-cultural cuisine. On the whole, these restaurants range from pub style to moderately upscale.

Mt. Washington Shopping

La Chic Boutique
La Chic Boutique offers consignment clothing and accessories in Mt. Washington in Baltimore, Maryland.

La Chic Boutique

La Chic Boutique sells consignment clothing and accessories. Most importantly you can find consignment designer brands.

Something Else

Check out Something Else for unique styles as well as accessories to complete your outfit.

Pasha’s Hammam Herbal Soaps                                  

 If you are searching for herbal soaps, oils, cosmetics, shawls, or scarves, Pasha’s is your place.

O’Malley Antiques                                                                               

O’Malley Antiques sells beautiful antiques dated from the 18th to the 20th century.

O'Malley Antiques in Mt. Washington, Baltimore
O’Malley Antiques can enhance your home with furniture, ceramics, art, metals, accessories, lighting, rugs, mirrors and more.

Mt. Washington Art

Art parties are huge in this area. Children celebrate their birthdays creating arts and crafts, and adults attend “girls night out” events, where they can bring their wine or other adult beverages.

The studios run art workshops that accommodate the novice to the artisan. These workshops include painting, glass art, hand building with clay, and using the potter’s wheel. Additionally, instructors guide students through steps to create one-of-a-kind pieces.

Art Classes

The Painting Workshop  

The Painting Workshop schedules classes and parties for children as well as adults.

The Painted Palette in Mt. Washington, Baltimore
The Painted Palette is one of the Mt. Washington, Baltimore art studios.

The Painted Palette                                                    

Not only is  The Painted Palette  renowned as “Baltimore’s best venue for art and wine entertainment,” but they also hold classes for children.

 Baltimore Clayworks                                                      

Baltimore Clayworks instructors teach clay building by hand and the use of the potter’s wheel. Even if you don’t have any clay-building experience, it’s a fun and creative way to spend a few hours with your friends.

Without any aptitude for art or clay building, my friend and I had taken a class where we created Christmas ornaments. The instructor explained the process, and she helped us when we asked questions

We designed and painted our ornaments and Baltimore Clayworks fired them. Some of my decorations turned out better than others, but I loved the class because I enjoyed the relaxing atmosphere and the chance to try something different.

Amazing Glaze in Mt. Washington, Baltimore
Amazing Glaze is a painting studio in Mt. Washington, Baltimore.

Amazing Glaze

Amazing Glaze throws pottery painting parties and workshops for children through adults. Furthermore, they teach glass fusing, canvas painting, and mosaics. Additionally, adults can bring their beverage of choice.

Mt. Washington Baltimore Restaurants

Local restaurants serve Chesapeake Bay seafood and multicultural specialties in a casual atmosphere. Not to mention that you can feast on Creole, Japanese, French, and American selections.

The Nickel Taphouse                                                                  

The Nickel Tap House in Mt. Washington in Baltimore
The Nickel Taphouse in Mt. Washington features oysters and craft beer.

The Zagat-rated Nickel Taphouse features pub food that you can enjoy in a social venue.

Mt. Washington Tavern in Baltimore
Mt. Washington Tavern in Baltimore is a locals haven.

The Mt. Washington Tavern                                        

The Mt. Washington Tavern serves lunch and dinner, and the bar is a great place to mingle and grab some oysters, a burger, or a salad. Also, it’s a go-to spot for sports fans after Oriole games or Loyola University sporting events.

Woodrows Bar-B-Que

Woodrows Bar-B-Que specializes in Texas barbecue and most importantly, it’s hormone and antibiotics free.

Le Bistro Du Village in Mt. Washington
Le Bistro Du Village in Mt. Washington is owned by a family who had lived in Paris.

Le Bistro Du Village  

Le Bistro Du Village features traditional French cuisine. Also, it is Zagat rated and family owned.  For More information check out my restaurant review.

Ethel’s Creole Kitchen                                                      

Ethel’s Creole Kitchen creates Chesapeake Bay,  Louisiana Creole, and Cajun concoctions.

Chiyo Sushi: Japanese Restaurant                                                  

Chiyo Sushi offers Japanese specialties like sushi, tempura, and teriyaki.


In brief, while in Baltimore, if you have a few hours to spare, you should take a trip to Mt. Washington. Whether shopping, attending classes or dining, ultimately you will find that the locals make you feel at home.

All things considered, if you visit Mt. Washington, please let me know if you have any recommendations.


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6 thoughts on “Mt. Washington in Baltimore

    1. There’s not a lot to do, but it’s worth a trip, especially to take an art class with your friends. Plus there are a few spas and you can’t go wrong at The Mt. Washington Tavern or the French restaurant. Thanks for reading.

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