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Harborside Bar and Grill

12841 Harbor Rd, Ocean City, MD 21842-9601
+1 410-213-1846
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12841 Harbor Rd, Ocean City, MD 21842-9601
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My friends and I visit Ocean City every year. Harborside has emerged as my favorite place. It is not corporate nor pretentious!! It is what you would envision Margaritaville should look like. Often a two piece musician playing, games on the TVs and a waterside...More

Thank Moeg68
Reviewed 6 days ago

We liked the crushes but the apps were even better. The crab dip and coconut shrimp were amazing. We actually wished we had just ordered two of each. The wraps we ordered for dinner were not very impressive but that was the only disappointment for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here after another restaurant was closed. We ordered some wings and shrimp for an appetizer as they were cheaper during happy hour. The wings were good. The shrimp was good but very dirty. It took a lot more to clean these than other...More

Thank WLSC2008
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yes - come for their crushes. But enjoy their food as well. Mahi tacos are delicious w a mango salsa. Shrimp wraps are nice, as well. Food is always fresh and staff is friendly & efficient.

Thank Todd B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family was looking for a new place to try this time while we were staying in Ocean City. We decided to try Harborside and I am so glad we did. I am a seafood pasta lover, and their seafood carbonara was delicious. The only...More

Thank Brittany W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love the crab cakes and the crab dip. We love dining as we look out at the harbor. Some of the best food in OCMD.

Thank Marcy P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had dinner here at harbor side last night for our first night out this year on our annual vacation. I had the stuffed shrimp and my husband had grilled blackened tuna.both were great as always. Portions have gotten a little smaller over the years but...More

Thank buffy07826
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, atmosphere & view! We will be back! Service was fast & friendly. Real deal seafood, MD crab soup, crab cakes, fried oysters and one awesome orange crush!

Thank Melissa W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A friend recommended this place. Our server was Abby and she was so sweet and attentive. I was surprised that they didn't have blue crabs but it was fine. I ordered the appetizer special fried oysters. I gotta say they were the BEST oysters I...More

Thank Pippintwosie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We dined at the Harborside Bar & Grill last trip to Assateague State Park. Somehow managed to pass this place by on previous trips, but it has become a new favorite! There’s great outdoor seating right on the waterway/canal. The parking can be tricky since...More

Thank LovesTheBeach13
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Questions & Answers
30 October 2016|
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Response from Cathy S | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do take reservations.
10 June 2016|
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Response from Captbill35 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Menu has lots of non-seafood items.
Chad H
14 August 2015|
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Response from Christian K | Reviewed this property |
Yes outside on the dock or out front in the parking lot. Maryland has prohibited smoking inside all bars and restaurants for several years now.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12841 Harbor Rd, Ocean City, MD 21842-9601
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: +1 410-213-1846
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