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Big Pecker's Bar & Grill

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7301 Coastal Highway, Ocean City, MD 21842-2933
410 723 0690
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Good for:
Bar scene
Dining on a budget

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    Very good
  • 41
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  • 18
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  • 13
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Simple and Fun

The food here is ok - typical bar fair. They have some good drink options at happy hour. So what pushes it from a 3 to a 4? The service is always friendly and the outdoor seating is a great way to unwind after a long drive to ocean city before you can get into your rental unit.

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 6, 2015
Tom D
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Catonsville, Maryland
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Late Night
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Latham, New York
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Big peckers what A Name But Good Food I've been to this place two times in to years and my wife and I loved this place we laugh at the name because it's a funny name but we love the place and the food is good I enjoyed the Reuben sandwich and my wife loves the tables that swing if... More 

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Catonsville, Maryland
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

The food here is ok - typical bar fair. They have some good drink options at happy hour. So what pushes it from a 3 to a 4? The service is always friendly and the outdoor seating is a great way to unwind after a long drive to ocean city before you can get into your rental unit.

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Dorothy, NJ
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

While visiting we took some friends for a late lunch. This time of year it was easy to find a seat. There were a few locals that we engaged in conversation, which made our visit much more interesting. Food was good, service excellent. We enjoyed our meal and conversation. Popular place in season, but plenty of room to move around... More 

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Blades, Delaware, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

My husband and I took a day trip to OC for our anniversary in October. While not expecting a romantic experience at a place called Big Peckers, we were hoping for a fun dinner. Instead we got average bar food in a boring environment. Crab dip was very good but served with crackers. Buffalo chicken wrap had chicken tenders, hot... More 

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The villages
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 via mobile

O.C Md. Is a resort town, and most places are way overpriced. Big Peckers is the exception. Plenty of great food at family pricing. We eat there all the time when on vacation.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Had burgers and fries. Burgers were average, fries were plentiful. It definitely wasn't bad, but it wasn't super exciting either. Access to the gift shop was a mystery.

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Dover, Pennsylvania
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Great food and a very nice restaurant. Need more waiters/waitress to man the tables. Our waitress brought us our drinks and took the order. The next time we saw her was when she handed us the check. This happened to 3 other tables while we were there. You would think it being corvette week-end they would have more help!

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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Stopped here for lunch. We had 5 in our party. Everyone in our group had something different. None of us left hungry or disappointed. Burgers are big, Reuben was very good. Hot dog with chili looked like a good choice too as someone in our group had. Sat outside in one of the swings This is a don't miss if... More 

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Sayville, New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

big peckers has a varied menu of fast foods.price is about average for ocean city.friendly staff and good service.

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West Virginia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Food was served quickly. Love the fries here and the size of the sandwiches. Usually really crowded during the summer but in September it was just right.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7301 Coastal Highway, Ocean City, MD 21842-2933
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: 410 723 0690

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene, Dining on a budget

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