100 Baltimore / Maryland Restaurants to Love This Valentine's Day

Whether your idea of a good time is a fancy, festive dinner out or cold sesame noodles and binge-watching on the couch, we're here to help you find it—since the greatest love of all is the love of food. Dig in.

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Restaurants:Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant - Annapolis, Stanford Grill - Columbia, Oceanaire Seafood Room - Baltimore
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:Contemporary American, Seafood
Neighborhoods:Annapolis, Columbia, Inner Harbor
Party Size
For 2
Date
Time
7:00 PM

Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant - Annapolis

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Annapolis
4,456 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Notable Wine List
  • Romance
Patrick was a great waiter and looked after us well! He made some excellent recommendations and made our experience perfect! As usual, the food, wine, and atmosphere were pleasant Read more
Notable Wine List in Baltimore / Maryland
26 people mentioned the Calamari
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Stanford Grill - Columbia

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Columbia
6,492 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
Stanford Grill did not disappoint! I had the chef salad with rotisserie chicken and my friend had the salmon. We each had a glass of wine as well. We sat in a booth by the fireplacRead more
Most Booked in Baltimore / Maryland
171 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Oceanaire Seafood Room - Baltimore

$$$$·Seafood·
Inner Harbor
3,779 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romance
  • Group Bookings
Excellent service, attention, and dinner there. I got the Mixed Grill with Lobster, Shrimp, Crab cake, & Asparagus. I had the Oysters Rock and glass of Cab. It was great.
Seafood in Baltimore / Maryland
121 people mentioned the Baked Alaska

Bluestone

$$$$·Seafood·
Timonium
5,418 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Lunch
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Dad’s 87th birthday dinner.
Seafood in Baltimore / Maryland
147 people mentioned the Crab Soup

Chart House Restaurant - Annapolis

$$$$·Seafood·
Annapolis
5,721 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Romance
Terrific happy hour food and drinks until 7pm!
Scenic View in Baltimore / Maryland
153 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Victoria Gastro Pub

$$$$·International·
Columbia
2,731 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Outdoor Eating
Nice meal. Got there while shifts were changing out so a bit of a wait too be served. Overall was worth it. Great food. Friendly staff.
224 people mentioned the Duck Fat Fries

Barrett's Grill

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Hunt Valley
2,800 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Lunch
  • Special Occasion
Barrett's never disappoints--crsip friendly service even when busy with delicious food and interesting tasty specials
Lunch in Baltimore Suburbs
44 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Citron

$$$$·American·
Towson
1,642 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Scenic View
  • Outdoor Eating
Great evening with Paul as our waiter.
Best Ambience in Baltimore Suburbs
13 people mentioned the Calamari

Rusty Scupper - Baltimore

$$$$·Seafood·
Inner Harbor
7,342 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Romance
I had the twin lobster tails, and they were great. Our waitress was excellent, we loved her. This restaurant never disappoints!
Scenic View in Baltimore / Maryland
168 people mentioned the Crab Soup

Cypriana

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Hampden
1,066 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romance
It was fantastic. Kenya was the best waitress we have ever had.
Group Bookings in Baltimore
52 people mentioned the Pita

Woodberry Kitchen

$$$$·Farm-to-table·
Downtown
11,327 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Their team has done such a beautiful job of outdoor dining! We loved it.
146 people mentioned the Chicken Biscuit
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Creole de Graw

$$$$·Creole·
Havre De Grace
416 reviews
  • Brunch
  • Casual
  • Neighbourhood Gem
This would be like second time dining here and it was fantastic both times. The wait staff is always attentive and the consistency of your food is wonderful. We came to celebrate aRead more
Brunch in Baltimore Suburbs
9 people mentioned the Jambalaya

George Martin's Grillfire - Hanover, Maryland

$$$$·American·
Hanover
1,702 reviews
  • Group Bookings
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
Birthday 🥳 celebration
173 people mentioned the Cotton Candy

Tersiguel's French Country Restaurant

$$$$·French·
Ellicott City
2,134 reviews
  • Romance
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
Fantastic food, ambience and service One of our diners is vegetarian so I called ahead and the chef was able to put together an amazing dinner for them as well
Best Service in Baltimore / Maryland
23 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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The Alehouse Columbia

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Columbia
1,102 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Casual
  • Great Beer
Very nice tonight. Our server (Tayla?) was great and the food was very, very good.
Child-Friendly in Baltimore / Maryland
15 people mentioned the Mac Cheese

Ruth's Chris Steak House - Pikesville

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Pikesville
2,314 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romance
  • Good for Birthdays
Great service and meal.
Most Booked in Baltimore Suburbs
19 people mentioned the Petite Filet

The Prime Rib - Baltimore (The Original)

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Downtown
4,208 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
Excellent service. Lovely atmosphere. Extremely expensive. I don’t know that I’d revisit.
Romance in Baltimore / Maryland
1,593 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Gertrude's - Baltimore

$$$$·American·
Charles Village
6,263 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Lunch
  • Special Occasion
My wife and I always look forward to a meal at Gertrude's whether it be brunch, lunch or dinner. Food is always fresh, beautifully prepared and deliciousOur l even more special siRead more
Brunch in Baltimore
118 people mentioned the Crab Soup

Carpaccio Tuscan Kitchen

$$$$·Italian·
Annapolis
1,813 reviews
  • Romance
  • Special Occasion
  • Outdoor Eating
We had an excellent Anniversary Dinner! Lorenzo made it even special with outstanding service! It was our furtive and we will be back again!
Best Overall in Greater Annapolis
28 people mentioned the Calamari
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Pappas Restaurant - Cockeysville

$$$$·Seafood·
Hunt Valley
2,145 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Group Bookings
Excellent service. Delicious crab cakes. Ample, generous portions. Sat in bar and it was what a bar is.
Seafood in Baltimore / Maryland
37 people mentioned the Crab Soup

The Capital Grille - Baltimore

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Downtown
3,417 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
Always a great meal and dining experience. Already looking forward to the next visit.
Best Service in Baltimore / Maryland
48 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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Sullivan's Steakhouse - Baltimore

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Inner Harbor
2,554 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romance
  • Group Bookings
I came to Sullivan’s for my birthday and my night was great. All of the staff were wonderful and made me feel very special. I thank them all for making my birthday night a blast.
74 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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LIBERATORE’S Ristorante & Catering - Timonium

$$$$·Italian·
Timonium
1,002 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Group Bookings
The black bean soup was fantastic! The spaghetti and meatballs were very good. The veal saltimbocca could have been much better. One of the four pieces served was very good but theRead more
15 people mentioned the Crab Soup
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Birroteca - Baltimore

$$$$·Italian·
Hampden
2,192 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Great Beer
Very large helpings of Brussel sprouts, caesar salad, and mussels. Delicious, too. Charcuterie was good but would like option of more cheese and less meat. Very affordable for aRead more
Italian in Baltimore
132 people mentioned the Calamari
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Blue Hill Tavern

$$$$·American·
Canton
2,876 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
Great for my mother’s surprise birthday dinner. Food, service and ambiance is excellent!
American in Baltimore / Maryland
43 people mentioned the Calamari
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The Elkridge Furnace Inn

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Elkridge
2,486 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romance
  • Good for a Date
Great meal as always, with a very good and fairly priced wine list. The tart and veal were superb.
Special Occasion in Baltimore / Maryland
31 people mentioned the French Onion Soup

By The Docks

$$$$·Seafood·
Essex
1,363 reviews
  • Group Bookings
  • Special Occasion
  • Lunch
We went on a Tuesday evening- crab cake special night. My crab cake was excellent, one of the best I’ve ever had (and that’s a lot of crab cakes for this Maryland native.) highly rRead more
Group Bookings in Baltimore Suburbs
22 people mentioned the Crab Soup

Sabatino's

$$$$·Italian·
Little Italy
2,224 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Comfort Food
  • Neighbourhood Gem
I’m from out of town and used to live in the Baltimore area ii go back many years that the family has been going there. It’s skill just as good as it was many years ago. Everyone jRead more
Child-Friendly in Baltimore
76 people mentioned the Garlic Bread

The Food Market - Hampden

$$$$·American·
Hampden
4,329 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
We dined outside before heading to a holiday event
American in Baltimore / Maryland
95 people mentioned the Pretzel
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Nantuckets Restaurant

$$$$·American·
Fenwick Island
2,096 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
The food and service were outstanding. My daughter and I enjoyed our meal tremendously. Thank you very much.
Special Occasion in Ocean City / Delaware Shore
25 people mentioned the Rack Lamb

Ruth's Chris Steak House - Pier 5

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Inner Harbor
1,929 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romance
  • Fit for Foodies
The restaurant was beautifully decorated. The ambience was lovely and peaceful. The staff was very helpful and truly made our anniversary special. We enjoyed everything about our mRead more
20 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Bygone

$$$$·American·
Harbor East
1,973 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romance
  • Scenic View
Fantastic!
Scenic View in Baltimore
20 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Sotto Sopra

$$$$·Italian·
Mt. Vernon
2,878 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
In town for a wedding and stumbled across this gem. The food and service was outstanding. Our server David went above and beyond. If you are ever looking for a great meal I highly Read more
Italian in Baltimore / Maryland
34 people mentioned the Calamari
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Linwoods

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Owings Mills
3,760 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Fit for Foodies
Service and dinner were excellent!
Contemporary American in Baltimore / Maryland
45 people mentioned the Shrimp Grits
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Corner Stable - Cockeysville

$$$$·American·
Hunt Valley
1,097 reviews
  • Bar Seating
  • Casual
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Food was very tasty and the waitress was on top of the orders and made sure we didn't need anything else.
Best Service in Baltimore Suburbs
15 people mentioned the Fried Chicken

McCormick & Schmick's Seafood - Baltimore

$$$$·Seafood·
Downtown
4,412 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romance
  • Scenic View
Jasmine took excellent care of us, even after knowing we were the last table reservation for the evening (and we were 5~10min late!); we loved everything from the time we walked iRead more
Scenic View in Baltimore
45 people mentioned the Calamari

Cafe Normandie

$$$$·French·
Annapolis
1,922 reviews
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Romance
  • Special Occasion
Cafe Normandie was outstanding as always. One of my favorite places to spend time with friends.
Best Food in Greater Annapolis
24 people mentioned the French Onion Soup
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LIBERATORE'S Ristorante & Catering - Bel Air

$$$$·Italian·
Bel Air
612 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for Birthdays
Date with my Grandkids. Great service. Helped get toddlers food out quick. Veal piccata was great. I wouldn’t serve with side of penne and red sauce tho. Would have been great witRead more
Late-Night Find in Baltimore / Maryland
5 people mentioned the Calamari
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Iron Bridge Wine Company - Columbia

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Columbia
4,416 reviews
  • Notable Wine List
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
Cory was an excellent server. Food was magnificent and they made our family reunion special!
Notable Wine List in Baltimore / Maryland
54 people mentioned the Calamari
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Lewnes' SteakHouse

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Annapolis
2,470 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romance
  • Good for Anniversaries
Awesome as always.
Best Overall in Baltimore / Maryland
41 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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LIBERATORE’S Ristorante & Catering - Eldersburg

$$$$·Italian·
Eldersburg
581 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Romance
  • Authentic
Warm friendly welcome and food quality was excellent
Best Food in Baltimore / Maryland
9 people mentioned the Calamari

SoBo Cafe

$$$$·American·
Federal Hill
906 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Comfort Food
  • Casual
Absolutely loved this restaurant. They were willing to prepare my food to accommodate my dietary needs which always scores BIG with me. Lovely little place and staff was warm and fRead more
Neighbourhood Gem in Baltimore / Maryland
35 people mentioned the Chicken Pot Pie

EJ's Provision Co

$$$$·Seafood·
Laurel
91 reviews
  • Casual
  • Good for a Date
  • Bar Seating
My husband and I took this opportunity to sneak in a date while our children enjoyed their Middle school’s Valentine’s Day dance. We would’ve gone to BJ’s brew house, but hubby fRead more
4 people mentioned the Hush Puppies
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Cinghiale

$$$$·Italian·
Harbor East
2,075 reviews
  • Notable Wine List
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
My wife and I went on a Monday and had phenomenal service. Are meals were excellent and I would highly recommend.
21 people mentioned the Calamari
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Pappas Restaurant - Glen Burnie

$$$$·Seafood·
Annapolis
435 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Group Bookings
  • Neighbourhood Gem
They have the best crab cakes. The bar drinks aren't great but if you're not a drinker the food is amazing.
16 people mentioned the Crab Soup
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RA Sushi Bar Restaurant - Baltimore, MD

$$$$·Japanese·
Harbor East
677 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Happy Hour
  • Creative Cuisine
Birthday for my boyfriends, great drinks, delicious food and quick service
Late-Night Find in Baltimore
11 people mentioned the Viva Las Vegas Roll

Michael's Cafe

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Timonium
1,983 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Group Bookings
Great service!! Would definitely recommend to friends!
45 people mentioned the Crab Soup

George Martin's Vivo Italian Kitchen and Wine Bar

$$$$·Italian·
Hanover
580 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
  • Special Occasion
Vivo is a great, romantic spot to get good food and well-made drinks. The buccatini pasta has always been one of my faves and still is!
38 people mentioned the Calamari

Pairings Bistro

$$$$·Farm-to-table·
Bel Air
1,855 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Notable Wine List
  • Good for a Date
Great, as usual. Always a good time
Notable Wine List in Baltimore / Maryland
75 people mentioned the Crab Soup

Blackwall Hitch - Annapolis

$$$$·American·
Annapolis
1,843 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Group Bookings
Always a great experience
Group Bookings in Greater Annapolis
21 people mentioned the Crab Dip
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Fallston Barrel House

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Fallston
278 reviews
  • Casual
  • Live Music
  • Neighbourhood Gem
The menu was extensive. Many options of tasty options. The beer list was great and the butterscotch martini was smooth and delicious!
Group Bookings in Baltimore / Maryland
4 people mentioned the Shrimp Grits

Blue Moon

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Rehoboth Beach
3,997 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
Great place great food great service beautiful
Hot Spot in Ocean City / Delaware Shore
1,104 people mentioned the Blue Moon
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One Eleven Main

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Bel Air
966 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
Great place fantastic food
Best Overall in Baltimore / Maryland
18 people mentioned the Bread Pudding
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The Point in Towson

$$$$·Gastro Pub·
Towson
310 reviews
  • Group Bookings
  • Brunch
  • Fit for Foodies
It was nice and laid back area. I would definitely come back
Brunch in Baltimore Suburbs
3 people mentioned the Cheese Steak

Pappas Restaurant - Parkville

$$$$·Seafood·
Parkville
1,604 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Group Bookings
  • Special Occasion
The crabcake was hot, but the waitress was hotter.
Lunch in Baltimore / Maryland
27 people mentioned the Crab Imperial

Tino's Italian Bistro

$$$$·Italian·
Columbia
1,054 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Casual
  • Notable Wine List
Always a great experience. Portions have gotten smaller. Service was exceptional.
Neighbourhood Gem in Baltimore Suburbs
9 people mentioned the Chicken Marsala

Eden

$$$$·American·
Rehoboth Beach
2,116 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romance
  • Good for Anniversaries
The service and food was outstanding. Throughly enjoyed ourselves. Can’t wait to go back. Babs was fun and attentive. 🥰 Tuna and ribeye so good.
Fit for Foodies in Ocean City / Delaware Shore
29 people mentioned the Key Lime Pie

AIDA Bistro & Wine Bar

$$$$·Italian·
Columbia
2,283 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Outdoor Eating
Great experience! And numerous gluten free options!
Healthy in Baltimore / Maryland
32 people mentioned the Calamari
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Kona Grill - Baltimore

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Inner Harbor
1,986 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Happy Hour
Varied menu with varied price range was supported by excellent food. Outstanding service as well!
28 people mentioned the Macadamia Nut Chicken

Level Small Plates Lounge

$$$$·American·
Annapolis
1,901 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighbourhood Gem
The food was great. The tuna tartar seemed to be lacking some flavor. It normally has soy sauce that was missing this time.
Fit for Foodies in Baltimore / Maryland
26 people mentioned the Shrimp Grits
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Gordon Ramsay Steak - Horseshoe Casino Baltimore

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Federal Hill
1,495 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romance
  • Good for Anniversaries
Everything was perfect! Staff was fabulous, food was excellent!!
34 people mentioned the Sticky Toffee Pudding
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Hersh's

$$$$·Italian·
Federal Hill
931 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
Always an outstanding experience. The food is amazing, and there is always something new to try.
Best Overall in Baltimore / Maryland
18 people mentioned the Pistachio Pizza
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Liberatore's Ristorante & Catering - Perry Hall

$$$$·Italian·
Perry Hall
331 reviews
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Group Bookings
  • Special Occasion
This place gets five stars for the service, the food is very good as well. It was busy Friday night but we were seated immediately. The server came by regularly to take drink ordRead more
Best Service in Baltimore Suburbs
3 people mentioned the Calamari

Magdalena

$$$$·Bistro·
Mt. Vernon
856 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Notable Wine List
  • Romance
I received a warm welcome from every staff member I encountered. I put a note in my reservation about being gluten-free; my waiter was prepared to guide me through the menu. I wasRead more
Best Food in Baltimore / Maryland
5 people mentioned the Amuse Bouche
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Lebanese Taverna - Baltimore

$$$$·Middle Eastern·
Harbor East
1,268 reviews
  • Authentic
  • Healthy
  • Waterfront
Excellent food and service!
Healthy in Baltimore / Maryland
25 people mentioned the Mezze
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Glyndon Grill

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Glyndon
1,046 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
  • Lunch
As I’ve stated in previous survey’s, this has become our favorite Resturant for Breakfast/Brunch. Food is delicious great service and the entire staff are very attentive. Not only Read more
Neighbourhood Gem in Baltimore / Maryland
19 people mentioned the Chicken Pot Pie