Baltimore Neighborhood Guide: Otterbein
South Baltimore • Historic • Residential • Walkable
1 BR: $2038
2 BR: $2531
Transit Score: 86
Bike Score: 85
Otterbein is a small and quiet residential community in the heart of Baltimore. The area is considered to be a Historic Preservation Area, and the neighborhood constantly strives to maintain this title. Otterbein is blocks away from Baltimore’s main attractions – the Inner Harbor, sports stadiums, museums, and countless shops, bars, and restaurants. Not only is Otterbein close to all of the action, but they also are in close proximity to many of Baltimore’s main public transportation outlets. There is a strong sense of community in Otterbein, and it is an elite Baltimore neighborhood to be a part of.
Our Favorite Brunch Spot
Our Favorite Happy Hour Spot
, located in Federal Hill and a quick drive from Otterbein, offers our favorite happy hour in the area. Blue Agave is a Mexican restaurant and Tequilera with delicious and authentic food, and over 130 different tequilas. From 3:00pm – 7:00pm Monday through Friday and 3:00pm – 6:00pm on Saturdays, Blue Agave hosts happy hour in their bar and cocktail area. Drink specials include $5 margaritas, $4 sangria, $3 Mexican beers, and $2 domestic beers. Food specials include $1.75 tacos, $4 wings, and $4 avocado fries. The environment is always energetic, adding to the perfect happy hour experience. With these great deals, you can guarantee that happy hour gets packed, so be sure to arrive early.
Best Place To Work Up A Sweat
For a fun sweaty workout near Otterbein,is the place to be. Knockout Fitness offers boxing, circuit training, personal training, and boot camp classes. They also provide guidance on nutrition, meal prep, and detoxing. All of the trainers are certified and trained to provide you with a safe and effective workout. Knockout Fitness isn’t just a place to work out, it is a community. The trainers have established a motivating and welcoming environment for like-minded individuals to come together and work towards their fitness goals. To get started at Knockout, they offer your first class for free. One class will have you hooked, and then you will be able to choose from a variety of membership options. Knockout Fitness allows you to switch up your workout, work with qualified trainers, and become a part of an incredible community.
Best Way To Get Around
Living In Otterbein
Housing in Otterbein is quite limited. It is a neighborhood of historic homes, and homes designed to complement the historic properties. In order to preserve the true character of the neighborhood, high-rise apartment buildings are not something you will find in the Otterbein community. That being said, the neighborhood is minutes away from Downtown Baltimore, where apartment living is a major trend.