Baltimore's top 5 barber shops to visit now

Baltimore's top 5 barber shops to visit nowPhoto: Royal Razor Barbershop/Yelp
Published on December 20, 2019

Looking to try the top barber shops around?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top barber shops in Baltimore, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to venture next time you're in the market for barber shops.

Baltimore-area shoppers tend to spend more in December at health and beauty businesses than any other month of the year, according to data on local business transactions from Womply, a provider of online reputation management and email automation for small businesses. The average amount spent per customer transaction at Baltimore-area health and beauty businesses climbed to $62 for the metro area in December of last year, 16% higher than the average for the rest of the year.

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1. Blue Spark Barbershop

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First on the list is Blue Spark Barbershop. Located at 4321 Harford Road in Beverly Hills, it is the highest-rated barber shop in Baltimore, boasting five stars out of 90 reviews on Yelp.

2. Royal Razor Barbershop

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Next is downtown's Royal Razor Barbershop, situated at 304 W. Baltimore St. With four stars out of 75 reviews on Yelp, it has proven to be a local favorite.

3. Ernesto's Barber Shop


Canton's Ernesto's Barber Shop, located at 2816 O'Donnell St., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the barber shop five stars out of 44 reviews.

4. Shear Legacy Barber Lounge

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And Shear Legacy Barber Lounge downtown is another much-loved go-to, with five stars out of 42 Yelp reviews. Head over to 105 W. Saratoga St. to see for yourself.

5. Old Bank Barbers

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Last but not least, over in Hampden, check out Old Bank Barbers, which has earned 4.5 stars out of 99 reviews on Yelp. You can find the barber shop at 1100 W. 36th St.

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