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The Historic Wellwood

523 Water St, Charlestown, MD 21914-1176
+1 410-287-6666
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“fried chicken” (27 reviews)
“seafood” (23 reviews)
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Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
523 Water St, Charlestown, MD 21914-1176
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was good and well worth the money. We had leftovers. The music was amazing. Our server was very attentive and friendly. Definitely going back again. The place was gorgeous and on the water.

Thank Christina C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

John took very good care of a group of 15. He was very attentive and has a great sense of humor. We enjoy all their seafood dinners

Thank Karen0652014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Wellwood has the best selection of crabs and the rest of the menu is equally as good! The service was awesome this last visit thanks to Sadonna! She really enhanced our Wellwood experience! A+

Thank Wendy R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food and service was excellent. We came to celebrate my birthday, and I had a wonderful time. Our sever was Anna. She was wonderful and accommodating.

Thank Kelly S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sadonna was great! She was very attentive to us & made sure we had everything we needed with our all you can eat crabs. It was my first time here and I’ll definitely be coming back!

Thank Shannon W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I went to the Wellwood for crabs yesterday evening. The crabs were great and the chicken was awesome. We had a great time and our server Anna made us feel at home. We’ll definitely be back to see the water taxi she...More

Thank Jackie_ann123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful place to get crabs, food was great the server, SaDonna was a great at her job. We have been coming and enjoying our food for the last year. Will return soon!

Thank Zac12345C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sadonna was a very helpful person was great answering questions and helpful with everything was very polite with the kids has well

Thank daxe868
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had a great time with my family, sadonna was awesome, on point with questions and explanations and was great with the kids

Thank axeman172013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and wonderful service by sadonna. She is very quick at her job and amazing knowledge about the company she works for, we ill be back!

Thank danyellemarshall
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Catherine H
August 7, 2015|
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Response from BRFence | Reviewed this property |
Boater's casual!
Catherine H
August 7, 2015|
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Response from REDNUGJOAN | Reviewed this property |
I was surprised at how VERY CASUAL most people dressed. There is a finer dining section, so I would dress casual for that, but no muscle shirts, tee shirts or flip flots.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 523 Water St, Charlestown, MD 21914-1176 (Formerly Wellwood Yacht Club)
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Charlestown
  • Phone Number: +1 410-287-6666
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One of Maryland's largest crab and sushi houses with an award-winning steamed crab recipe! The Wellwood has be featured in Philadelphia Inquire, Huffington Post and USA Today. Also, dont forget about our water taxi! More info at WellwoodWaterTaxi.com
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