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Brass Balls Saloon

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11th St and Boardwalk, Ocean City, MD 21842-4179
410-289-0690
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Good for:
Bar scene
Dining on a budget

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  • 33
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best breakfasts

A funky restaurant /bar right on the Boardwalk at 12th St. Always go there for breakfast,but lunch and dinner is good too. inside the bar at night there is always entertainment. Upstairs is another of their pubs called Bad A.. Cafe !!! they use the same kitchen and the menu is pretty much the same... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 3, 2014
ocmdjim
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Late Night
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259 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

A funky restaurant /bar right on the Boardwalk at 12th St. Always go there for breakfast,but lunch and dinner is good too. inside the bar at night there is always entertainment. Upstairs is another of their pubs called Bad A.. Cafe !!! they use the same kitchen and the menu is pretty much the same ! Fun place!!

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Perfect place to not only enjoy a delicious, well-priced meal, but the atmosphere and staff are superior!

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Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We almost always have lunch here when we are at the boardwalk, and we have never been disappointed. Food is interesting and delicious, service is friendly and efficient, and you're right on the boardwalk with all the sights, sounds, and smells that implies (most of them very good). What could be better? We haven't found another restaurant that comes close.

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Service was good, went at lunch time. Was able to get in and out in a reasonably amount of time. I had an American burger which was good. I had ordered no mayo and tomato, which mine had come out with it on. The waitress took the plate away, brought me the correct burger I ordered, and charge us full... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Such a nice boardwalk location for a drink and/or casual eats with outdoor or indoor seating. Nice staff.

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Urbana, Ohio
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We had breakfast here twice. Right on the ocean. Huge huge biscuits. My husband had an omlette that he had left overs for days. Very good service. Would eat here again.

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Bealeton, Virginia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Service was nice and friendly. I had the Chesapeake burger and it was really good. Only negative you cannot substitute anything on the menu even if you pay more. I asked for onion rings instead of the seasoned fries which i don't care for but i was told no subs. I offered to pay more and i was still told... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We walked along the boardwalk and came to the Brass Balls Saloon, one of the few restaurants open. We went in to eat because it was a little brisk but there was a good size crowd outside. I ordered the chicken quesadilla. It was full of meat and very flavorful. My husband had the French burger - bleu cheese &... More 

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Gig Harbor, Washington
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174 reviews 174 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Stopped here on a crawl, nice table right on the boardwalk. Beer could have been WAY colder than it was but the attentive waitress and really crisp wings won us over. Their hot wing sauce wasn't that hot so go for it! I would go here again!

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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143 reviews 143 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We ate an early dinner at Brass Balls and were seated quickly. Most tables were full and the service was a little slow. Excellent selection of alcoholic drinks - shakes, frozen, etc. The burgers are pretty large and come with a large serving of waffle fries. The fries were a little dry. There were a lot of food options burgers,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 11th St and Boardwalk, Ocean City, MD 21842-4179
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: 410-289-0690

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene, Dining on a budget

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