Offbeat Finds

Tired of frequenting the same old hangouts? Walk on the wild side with strange brews, outlandish eateries and odd establishments of all kinds with our list of CITY treasures that offer a few surprises.

Updated: July 15, 2003

Where to Eat and Drink


Paper Moon Diner

227 W 29TH St, Baltimore, MD 21211

Pez dispensers, Barbie dolls and mannequins are part of the wacky design of this round-the-clock eatery.


Baldwins Station

7618 Main St, Sykesville, MD 21784

Dine in the gentleman's waiting area or the freight room at historic Sykesville's revamped train depot.


Spy Club

15 E Centre St, Baltimore, MD 21202

Accessed by a trick bookcase, this espionage-themed lounge is made for couples in search of a secret rendezvous.


Nacho Mama's

2907 Odonnell St, Baltimore, MD 21224

You can drink a margarita served in a hubcap at this quirky Canton shrine to Elvis.