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Waterman's Seafood Co.


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Hot Crab Pretzel
Hot baked Philly style pretzel topped with Waterman's crab dip, melted cheese
Waterman's Seafood Skins
A cheesy blend of scallops and shrimp piled over potato skins toasted in the oven and served with sour cream
USD 13
Waterman's Crab Dip
Baked Hot and Bubbly served with baguette bread
USD 12
Dynamite Shrimp
Crispy fried shrimp with a sweet and spicy glaze
Beer Battered Onion Rings
Heaping basket served with honey mustard
A plentiful portion fried golden brown topped with shaved parmesan served with herb aioli and marinara
USD 11
Fried Shrimp
A 1/2 pound of lightly breaded shrimp fried golden brown
Pound of Wings
Hot, Medium, Teriyaki, BBQ, Naked, Maryland or Asian Style Wings served with celery and ranch
Bleu Cheese Add USD 0.25
Fresh Cut Fries
An Eastern Shore Favorite
Plain USD 8
Md Style USD 8.75
Fried Clams
Strips of fresh clam, breaded and fried golden brown
Clams Casino
Oven baked topneck clams stuffed with seasoned breadcrumbs and cheese
1/2 Dozen Top Neck Clams USD 12
1 Dozen Top Neck Clams USD 20
Oyster Rockefeller
Baked with spinach and fresh parmesan
1/2 Dozen Oysters USD 12
1 Dozen Oysters USD 20
Oysters Chesapeake
1/2 Dozen USD 15
1 Dozen USD 25
Top Neck Clams on the Half Shell
1/2 Dozen USD 6.5
1 Dozen USD 12
Steamed Littleneck Clams
(12) USD 11
(24) USD 20
(50) USD 36
Local Oysters
Raw or Steamed
Local Bay (6) USD 8.5
Local Bay (12) USD 15
Seaside Salts (6) USD 9.5
Seaside Salts (12) USD 17
Specialty Oysters
Ask your servers for daily selections
Maryland Crab
Tomato based vegetable soup with crab
Bowl USD 6
Cup USD 4
Award Winning Cream of Crab
Creamy and delicious with lumps of crab
Bowl USD 8
Cup USD 6
House Salad
Leafy greens, carrots, cucumbers, tomatoes, red onions and cheddar cheese served with your choice of house made dressing: Ranch, Bleu Cheese, Honey Mustard, Raspberry Vinaigrette or Oil & Vinegar
Caesar Salad
Crispy romaine, buttery croutons and shaved parmesan tossed in our house made Caesar dressing
Waterman's Wedge Salad
Iceberg lettuce, crumbled bacon and bleu cheese with balsamic drizzle served with our house made bleu cheese dressing. Add fresh catch - market price
Add Grilled Chicken Breast USD 5
Add a Crabcake USD 11
Add Blackened Salmon USD 8
Add Blackened Shrimp USD 10
Make Any Of The Above A Meal With 2 Sides add $5
Jumbo Shrimp
1/2 Pound USD 13
1 Pound USD 24
Large Shrimp
1/2 Pound USD 11
1 Pound USD 19
Fresh Rope Mussels
Served with garlic and white wine sauce
Thai Curry Style Mussels
USD 10
Blue Crabs
daily selections
Market Price
Canadian Snow Crab Clusters
1 pound - Market Price
Alaskan King Crab Legs
1 pound - Market Price
Snow Crab Feast
1 1/2 pound of Snow Crab Clusters, 1 pound large steamed shrimp and unlimited fried chicken and hush puppies
USD 46
Served with Old Bay Bistro Chips & pickle Substitute Any Side add $1
Fish Sandwich
Prepared broiled, blackened or fried with lettuce and tomato on Kaiser roll. Fresh Catch - market price
Haddock USD 9
Flounder USD 10
Shrimp Salad
House made shrimp salad served as a wrap or on a bed of lettuce and tomato
USD 10
Salmon BLT
Blackened Salmon, bacon, lettuce, tomato on white toast with lemon aioli
USD 11
Jumbo Lump Crab Cake
Served broiled or fried, with lettuce and tomato on brioche roll
USD 13
Chesapeake Burger
1/2 pound CERTIFIED ANGUS BEEF® topped with our own crab dip, bacon and cheddar jack cheese
USD 14
Prime Dip Sandwich
Slow Cooked CERTIFIED ANGUS BEEF® with lettuce, tomato, provolone served with house made au jus and horsey mayo
USD 14
Cheese Burger
All American 1/2 pound CERTIFIED ANGUS BEEF® burger with lettuce and tomato on brioche roll
USD 11
Grilled Chicken Club
Juicy grilled chicken breast, topped with bacon, provolone, lettuce and tomato on brioche bun
Soft Crab Sandwich
Lightly breaded and fried on a toasted potato roll with lettuce and tomato
Market Price
Fish Tacos
Blackened fish tacos topped with house made pico de gallo
USD 11
USD 15
Served with your choice of 2 sides, house-made rolls, and butter (excludes pasta dishes). Add Ons: Jumbo Lump Crabcake $11, 5 Jumbo Shrimp (Fried or Steamed) $10, 5 oz Lobster Tail $12, 5 Scallops $12
Fish & Chips
Crunchy fried haddock and hand cut fries (choose 1 additional side)
USD 17
Fish Board
Sword, Salmon and Local Catch
Market Price
Blackened Stuffed Scallops
Blackened jumbo sea scallops stuffed with our own housemade crab Imperial
USD 29
Jumbo sea scallops served either broiled, fried or blackened
USD 28
Grilled, Blackened or Broiled to perfection and paired with dill cream sauce
USD 22
Caribbean Jerk Swordfish
A local favorite! Served grilled over roasted corn salsa with one additional side
USD 27
Stuffed Flounder
Fresh flounder fillets stuffed with our house made crab imperial
USD 23
Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes
Simply the best, served broiled or fried
1 Crab Cake USD 18
2 Crab Cakes USD 28
Soft Crab Platter
Lightly breaded and fried
Market Price
Crab Imperial
Colossal lump crab with house made imperial sauce
USD 24
Served with your choice of 2 sides, house-made rolls, and butter
Steamed Seafood Combination
1 lb. whole lobster, peel and eat shrimp, clams, and mussels
Market Price
Fried Seafood Combination
Hand-breaded shrimp, crab cake, haddock, and clam strips fried up crispy and golden brown
USD 28
Broiled Seafood Combination
Butterflied shrimp, scallops, crab cake and flounder all broiled to perfection
USD 28
Surf'n Turf
8 Ounce Sirloin and 5 Oz. Lobster Tail USD 32
8 Ounce Sirloin and Lump Crab Cake USD 30
8 Ounce Sirloin and Jumbo Fried Shrimp USD 28
Served with your choice of 2 sides, house-made rolls, and butter, excludes pasta dishes
14 oz. Ribeye Steak
CERTIFIED ANGUS BEEF grilled to perfection with compound butte
USD 26
Fried Chicken
4 pieces of our famous and locally loved fried chicken
USD 15
Twin Grilled Chicken Breast
Marinated chicken breasts available plain, BBQ or teriyaki
USD 16
Chicken Penne Alfredo
Grilled chicken over penne pasta in a light cream sauce with spinach and sundried tomatoes
USD 16
not available individually
Whole Lobster
Ask your server for sizes available - market price
Market Price
Stuffed Lobster Tail
Cold water tail stuffed with our own crab imperial
5 Oz USD 26
10 Oz USD 35
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
American, Seafood
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're "crab hungry" or just want a terrific, authentic East Coast seafood experience, this is it. The all-you-can-eat crab feast is the way to go if you're going to have a dozen or more crabs. They also have fresh fish, lobster, scallops, etc in...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank ksmith619
Reviewed January 21, 2020

Our first visit to Ocean City, arriving about 5:30 PM. Looking for seafood, and many places were closed on this mid-week day in January. Fortunately we found Waterman's on the main strip. Enjoyed our drinks and very pleased with our fish and chips. Excellent haddock,...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank School_Admin413
Reviewed December 11, 2019

If you want great Seafood, Sweet Crabs, Stuffed Shrimp, Shrimp, Crab Dip, Hush Puppies, and more! Little pricey but it’s worth every dime.

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank JW1059
Reviewed November 11, 2019 via mobile

Had dinner at about 7 p.m. ordered the fried combo platter requested my crab cake to be broiled, a bit disappointed crabcake did not taste fresh. My waitress Kelly was very friendly and attentive to our needs. Restaurant was very clean very nice Decor.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Cway1
Reviewed November 4, 2019 via mobile

4 guys dropped in after golf and enjoyed Happy Hour drinks and food. Started with steamed shrimp with a salty bay seasoning. Shrimp were large, meaty and moist. The seafood chowder and crab chowder were exceptional-lots of meat in a tasty cream broth. Had second...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank 427RonM427
Reviewed October 29, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I are in Ocean City for our anniversary weekend he wanted seafood. Heard this place was good decided to give it a try. Our waitress was horrible she was very impatient and they weren’t busy in fact there was only 2 other...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank toniawelsh311
Reviewed October 9, 2019

Can NOT recommend this place. Got a side salad and the french dressing was plain awful. My other side was applesauce and it was fermented. Was told it like that and its chunky applesauce. But i never had any applesauce that bubbled or made your...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Andrew C
Reviewed September 28, 2019

Was looking forward to great seafood and thought Waterman's would be a good choice - don't know if it was just an off day, but had probably the worst service ever. Stopped in about 3:30, so not busy. After getting our drink order it took...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank MD0919
Reviewed September 28, 2019

My husband is a huge fan of a fried seafood platter. The shrimp was really quite good, the rest underwhelming. In all fairness, it's not what they're known for so I suspect if you stick to their strengths, you'll do well. Friendly, quick service.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank pamo347
Reviewed September 20, 2019

Excellent restaurant for crabs! Five of us had their Crab Feast it was so good and so much food. Not only do you get all the crabs you can eat, you also get Maryland southern fried chicken, hush puppies and corn on the cob. For...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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June 24, 2018|
Response from Patricia J | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we didn’t get crabs and I don’t remember
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