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Shenanigan's Irish Pub and Grille

4TH & Boardwalk, 309 N. Atlantic Ave., Ocean City, MD 21842
+1 410-289-7181
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“waffle fries” (43 reviews)
“shepard's pie” (19 reviews)
“fish and chips” (54 reviews)
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
4TH & Boardwalk, 309 N. Atlantic Ave., Ocean City, MD 21842
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1 - 10 of 792 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Shenanigans has always been an Oean City favorite. Meals are well prepared. They will not break your wallet. I usually get seafood. Crab cakes are great. Service always great. Atmosphere is inviting whether you eat inside on out on the deck. Never had a bad...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Charles G
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

We were greeted promptly and seated promptly. Waitress was energetic and food delivered timely and hot. He had the bangers and mash she the corned beef sandwich, both were very good. We also enjoyed the crab balls as an appetizer, was also good. We'll go...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank gailm161
Greg S, Owner at Shenanigan's Irish Pub and Grille, responded to this reviewResponded November 4, 2018

Gail, Thank you for the great review! I’m glad you enjoyed your visit to Shenanigan’s. What can we do next time to provide you with a 5 star experience? Thank you, Greg

Reviewed October 15, 2018

The service was great, food was delicious and the atmosphere was comfortable. I would recommend eating there.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank pattibonczkowski
Greg S, Owner at Shenanigan's Irish Pub and Grille, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2018

Thank you for the great review Patti! I’m so glad you enjoyed your visit to Shenanigan’s. Come back and see us again soon! Take Care, Greg

Reviewed October 5, 2018

Since it was the beginning of the off-season and there were not a lot of choices on the boardwalk, we decided to try this place. The food was good as was the service. It is a great location to watch people on the boardwalk and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Paula M
Greg S, Owner at Shenanigan's Irish Pub and Grille, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2018

Paula, Thank you for visiting Shenanigan’s. It sounds like you had a nice time. What could we have improved on to have given you a 5 star experience? Thank you, Greg

Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Any place that flies the Northern Ireland flag not just the tri colour is ok with me. As a bonus the shep pie and fish and chips we had were awesome. We loved all the Irish flags, maps of where surnames originated, pictures and the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jays201517
Greg S, Owner at Shenanigan's Irish Pub and Grille, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2018

I am sorry I misread your review before! Thank you for visiting Shenanigan’s. I’m sorry your service was not up to par. I will speak to my staff about the importance of consistent quality customer service. However, despite your service, I’m glad you enjoyed you...More

Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

Sorry but it was nothing special! Service was average but I do understand off season! Fish n Chips was just okay! Fish Tacos ordered by my spouse was rated as very good! It could have been the time of year but I count this as...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank whochip
Greg S, Owner at Shenanigan's Irish Pub and Grille, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Thank you for visiting Shenanigan’s! I am sorry you did not enjoy your time spent with us. I appreciate you understanding the shift in service during the offseason. However, there is no excuse for poor service. I will remind my staff of the importance of...More

Reviewed October 1, 2018

My wife and I ate at this restaurant outside on a nice day. The location overlooks the boardwalk. The seating area is elevated so you can watch the people walk by as you eat. The food was average. I had shepherds pie and my wife...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank champ123
Greg S, Owner at Shenanigan's Irish Pub and Grille, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Thank you for visiting Shenanigan’s. I am happy to hear you enjoyed the atmosphere and am sorry to hear you didn’t completely enjoy your meals. We spend a great deal of time perfected our menu and try to offer a large selection of items. We...More

Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Had a great meal crab dip excellent shepherds pie excellent and the service was great just and all around great experience

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank latestart27
Greg S, Owner at Shenanigan's Irish Pub and Grille, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Thank you for the great review. I’m so glad you enjoyed your time spent at Shenanigan’s. Come back and see us again soon! Take Care, Greg

Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

We’ve been coming back for years. Always great food and great service. Once you visit, you’ll keep coming back. I would recommend any of their traditional Irish dishes. They are also family friendly.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jasonhoover1
Greg S, Owner at Shenanigan's Irish Pub and Grille, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Jason, Thank you for visiting Shenanigan’s year after year! It’s customers like you that have made it possible for us to celebrate our 30th anniversary this year! We are looking forward to your next visit! Take Care, Greg

Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

It’s been a few years since I was there, so I wanted to report that is still as good As it was then. The crab dip is tasty. The chicken fingers are some of my favorites. Try the shellaleigh! It’s their specialty.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Melanie M
Greg S, Owner at Shenanigan's Irish Pub and Grille, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Melanie, Thank you for the great review! I’m so glad you decided to come back and enjoyed yourself. Come back and see us again soon! Take Care, Greg

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Brianna11107
July 23, 2017|
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Response from Greg S | Property representative |
Hi Brianna, Happy hour is Monday through Friday from 3-6. Hope to see you there!
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kjmaggio
October 25, 2016|
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Response from Greg S | Property representative |
We typically do not take reservations, but if you have a large party we would appreciate a call ahead and if the space is available we will do our best to prepare a table for you.
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GabiMo66
September 2, 2016|
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Response from fyrman71 | Reviewed this property |
Check the Ocean City visitor Kiosk on the boardwalk. It's around the bathhouses North of the amusement pier.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4TH & Boardwalk, 309 N. Atlantic Ave., Ocean City, MD 21842
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: +1 410-289-7181
  • E-mail
Description
Shenanigan's Bar & Grille is an Irish themed restaurant on the boardwalk overlooking the beach. The only Irish bar in town, we are surrounded by great people and have amazing food. We offer an extensive drink menu, serve traditional Irish dishes, and have an excellent draft beer selection. Come get your Irish on!
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