Following a successful 2021 season, Federal Hill's “Al Fresco on the Hill" returns May 13 and will run through Oct. 1, 2022, with restaurant seating expanded onto the street on Fridays and Saturdays, from 5 p.m.–12 a.m. Brought to you by the Federal Hill Commerce Association, "Al Fresco on the Hill" features nearly 30 restaurants.
Traffic will be open to vehicles from Bradford Street to Dean Street along Atwells Avenue, with participating restaurants in this area setting up parklet dining on the Avenue, right in front of their doors. Atwells Avenue, from Dean Street to Lily Street, will be closed from 3:30 p.m.– 2:30 a.m.
"Al Fresco on the Hill" will not take place during Federal Hill's Annual Summer Festival, June 17–19.
Reservations are suggested for this popular dining experience. Take a look at the participants below and start making your plans.
Angelo’s Civita Farnese Restaurant
Bacco Vino & Contorni
Cap't Loui Seafood
Costantino’s Venda Bar & Ristorante
Don Jose Tequilas Restaurant
Federal Taphouse & Kitchen
Harry’s on the Hill
Napolitano's Brooklyn Pizza
Nara Lounge & Restaurant
Pane e Vino
Providence Oyster Bar
Rock & Rye
Scialo Brothers Bakery
South Beach Restaurant & Lounge
Tavolo Wine Bar & Tuscan Grille
Federal Hill Gallery
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