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Horizons Oceanfront Restaurant - Clarion Resort

10100 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City, MD 21842-2619
+1 410-524-7500
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“crab legs” (58 reviews)
“prime rib” (34 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10100 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City, MD 21842-2619
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Has seafood plus chicken prime rib,tons of sides and desert.You can also order just dinners,if you or someone in your party does not want the buffet,and you all can still sit at the same table.No other buffet does that.

Thank Bobbi M
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

Good amount of selection and the best quality fresh raw seafood including oysters and snowcrabs. My family enjoyed a breath taking waterfront view and waiting staffs were very friendly. This is my 7th time to the same restaurant in 6 years and I will visit...More

1  Thank travelfar2020
Ricahrd H, Food & Beverage Director at Horizons Oceanfront Restaurant - Clarion Resort, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2018

Thank you for your response.We pride ourselves on the quality of food we offer. We know our price is high, but we strongly believe we cannot compromise on the quality we have. Our snow crabs are from Alaska and our Prime Rib is Certified Angus...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The worst buffet I have ever had. July 9, 2018 @6:30pm the food was cold was told the deep fried oysters were fresh breaded deep fried. NOT they were frozen breaded hockey pucks. The chicken was all dried out and the pasta dishes were dry...More

1  Thank Justicecenter
Reviewed 1 week ago

I ate at Horizons twice basically because it was here and it pretty much met my expectations for a hotel restaurant - nothing special. The breakfast buffet was decent and did offer omelets and waffles made to order. The best thing I found was the...More

Thank Lee C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed the buffet and our crab cake dinner. We were able to get 30% off dinner entree Sunday-Thursday which is amazing for Ocean City. One word of advice though Review your check as we were overcharged both times we ate there. Our friend was...More

2  Thank Linda K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We go to the beach at least once every summer and usually end up making reservations for the restaurant at the Clarion Hotel. The crab leg buffet has been very good but they've changed it up this year. The crab legs are no longer out...More

Thank Roy K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed the seafood buffet - had lots to chose from including crab and they did a great job of clearing your finished plate. Great service and great food with ocean view.

Thank Linda M
Reviewed June 8, 2018

Had dinner at the bar in horizon restaurant. Our server, ellen popp, was wonderful. We really appreciated her attention especially since it was ravens week and the bar was crowded. We really appreciated the fact that she was able to manage the crowd,and still make...More

1  Thank r0n888
Reviewed May 29, 2018

friendly staff / good selection of food /...Richard our server never missed a beat when we were done with a plate it was gone and kept our drinks filled without having to ask the whole meal. the staff on hand was very friendly and constantly...More

Thank elkridgeElgin
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

1. I made reservation in advance for dinner (birthday ocasión) 2. I requested for window table none of mentioned above were accomplished. Waitress never said anything about the birthday didn't bring a piece of cake singing no decoration absolutely nothing very disappointed I have been...More

Thank Vivian Paola L
Ricahrd H, Food & Beverage Director at Horizons Oceanfront Restaurant - Clarion Resort, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2018

I apologize for us not recognizing your birthday. We all sing happy birthday and give a slice of cake with a candle for this celebration. . I have sent out a reminder to all our hostesses to please make a notation for special occasions. I...More

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Questions & Answers
April 30, 2018|
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Response from HappyMaverick | Reviewed this property |
Best to call directly for that answer on the Seafood Buffet and Live Entertainment schedule. 800-638-2100. Additionally, don't forget to check out Lenny’s Beach Bar & Grill. Lenny’s features Happy Hour from 4 - 7 pm and has... More
September 13, 2016|
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Response from StephanieHSnyder | Property representative |
Our Prime Rib, Crab Legs & Seafood Buffet is offered on Fridays and Saturdays 5-9pm, with a $4 discount off the adult buffet price 5-6pm. Do call ahead of time to make sure there weren't any changes due to groups or specials... More
July 24, 2015|
Response from StephanieHSnyder | Property representative |
Hello! We don not have anything on the menu that would accommodate a vegan; however, I just spoke with the food and beverage director (Richard Heubeck), and he said that the chef could make something for your wife; and has... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Buffet
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10100 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City, MD 21842-2619
    (101st and the beach)
  • Public Transportation: Ocean City buses run every 15 minutes in season and every 30 minutes in the off season. Buses run Coastal Highway from the Inlet to the Delaware state line. You can ride the bus all day for $2.00. There a number of local cabs that are available 24 hours a day.
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: +1 410-524-7500
  • E-mail
Welcome to Horizons Oceanfront Restaurant, Ocean City dining at its finest serving Certified Angus Beef and the freshest seafood, chicken, and veal specialties. Compliment your meal with a selection from our award winning wine list. Our Sunday Deluxe Breakfast Buffet overlooking the Atlantic and our famous "All-You-Can-Eat Prime Rib, Crab Legs & Seafood Buffet" are definitely a must. Top 40 dance bands begin at 9:30 pm, so there is never a reason to leave early.
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