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What a great small town

We were here on a raining day but it was still great. Interesting shopping and many restaurants. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
America's coolest small town

The town was given that honor a couple years ago, and it is true. It is a neat place to walk... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Vera C
Berlin, Maryland
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Berlin Main Street is a thriving and diverse community designated both as a Maryland Main Street Community and an Arts and Entertainment District located just 7 miles from Ocean City. Our Welcome Center is always open - Our Main Street boasts over...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
14 S Main St, Berlin, MD 21811-1427
+1 410-973-2051
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were here on a raining day but it was still great. Interesting shopping and many restaurants. We hears that Blacksmith, Atlantic hotel and Globe were are great eating restaurants according to the locals but wrong time of day for us😂

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The town was given that honor a couple years ago, and it is true. It is a neat place to walk around, there are a lot of antiques in the shops along with specialty shops and a variety of restaurants to visit. In the summer...More

1  Thank Vera C
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Main Street in Berlin MD is lined with many small shops that offer just about anything you might be looking for in antiques, jewelry, toys, small gifts, fashion etc with very friendly people ready to serve you. They have wonderful restaurants servimg breakfast, lunch and...More

2  Thank mckennaoc
Reviewed August 29, 2018

A lot of quaint shops and restaurants; it is easy to walk the entire main street in one day and still spend plenty of time in each shop. WARNING though they are open 8-5 so you should plan to get there early if you intend...More

1  Thank monroeville890
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

This place is trying to attract A little of art and croissant crowd. This old small village that has some charm. In fact it has been in a couple movies for that reason alone. A few years back I liked it much better. There was...More

1  Thank Chuck B
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Much of Berlin is a Victorian enclave where the homes are charming and lovingly maintained. Like many small town business areas down town Berlin has bee ravaged by big box and mall competitions, Berlins business base looks to have suffered. Significantly. The town has responded,...More

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Reviewed August 3, 2018

I have been coming to Ocean City since I was born and this year was the first I ventured to Berlin. My husband and I were trying to figure out how to spend a rainy day and it seemed like a fun spot to check...More

1  Thank TNM22
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Been going to OC for 8 years and never made it to Berlin until this year. It was a rainy day so we decided to take a drive. really cool little town! Loved it and unfortunately we were unable to walk the town due to...More

Thank Philip N
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

We have visited downtown Berlin several times. Quaint little town that is a step back in time. Take a horse drawn carriage ride and get oriented, it's fun and interesting. Bonnie the horse knows the way around. A number of interesting shops, like Sisters, and...More

Thank David R L
Reviewed July 24, 2018

There is A LOT to like about Berlin,MD. The downtown of the village is especially well kept up, with the requisite "antique" shops, specialty stores, and eateries- all local, no chains. Several stand out- Baked Desserts cafe for all sweet things baked and a few...More

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TownOfBerlin, Manager at Main Street Berlin, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2018

Thank you!!

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Kim R
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Some of the shops are, they open a bit later about 11:00 or so. There is a website we got a wonderful map from that lists all the shops & restaurants. You may be able to go to a stores website if they have one for Sunday... More