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Waterman's Seafood Co

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$$ - $$$
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12505 Ocean Gtwy, Ocean City, MD 21842-9543
+1 410-213-1020
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Mon - Tue 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Swanquarter, North Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This was our second time to Waterman's, it was delicious both times. My husband had the seafood platter and I had the fish of the day, swordfish. We also had the crab dip appetizer, it was so good. We could not eat it all had to get a to go plate. We will go here when we visit Ocean City... More 

Thank tinabasnight01
Summit Point
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125 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Hubby and I went for early dinner. Staff was so nice and attentive, drinks were great and food was excellent. We'll definitely be back! Lizzie was an awesome server!

Thank Kimberlee94
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here for quick lunch with family. Big booth tables. Had basket fried shrimp, fish tacos, wings and burger. Food was good. Quick friendly service. Would visit again.

Thank JILL T
Blowing Rock
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79 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When my wife and I lived in South Jersey we would come to Ocean City 4 to 5 times a year for 3 and 4 day weekends! We would always return to certain restaurants for lunch or dinner...Waterman's was our favorite for lunch. Nothing fancy however the Crab Soup and Crab Cakes were always exceptional. Each visit we would stop... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2016

It is not easy to find a consistent, really fine, restaurant in Ocean City open all year round. Waterman's is our choice for good food at a good price with excellent, fun staff. This place serves the finest fish and chips with salad (even better than what we had in England!)

Thank Chris L
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016 via mobile

My sister took me to Waterman's for my birthday, Nov. 11th. We ordered large steam crabs, french fries and hush puppies. DELICIOUS! The restaurant is clean, friendly atmosphere, and nice place to take any age. Our server was excellent. My sister and I were there 3 years ago and was satisfied then and now. Recommend to all.

Thank Debbie J
pa, usa
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52 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for a quick bite at the bar. We each ordered the cream of crab soup and one of the specials. One of the soups was barely warm, the other was hotter. We sent the cold one back and it came back a little warmer, but not hot. Other than that, the service was just so slow....

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2016 via mobile

Took the family to Watermans OC for my wife's birthday. Service was good. Appetizers were great. I'd say the appetizers were better than the meal. I had steamed combo with grilled asparagus. Which was good but not great. It was fresh but under seasoned. Little on the bland side. The asparagus were outstanding. Wife had stuffed flounder with crab imperial.... More 

Thank Bigdawg11
Hollywood, Maryland
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18 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

I took notice of this restaurant as we were driving to Castaways Campground. The building is new and attractive. I liked the décor and the color scheme of the inside waiting area and dining room. The service was good but I found my fried oysters to be overcooked, I have to admit I was disappointed with our food.

Thank Rebeljan
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016 via mobile

Waterman's Seafood has the BEST Seafood Alfredo I have had!! It is packed with shrimp, scallops, crabmeat and lobster!! It has a delicious cream sauce that has spinach and tomatoes lightly mixed in! They also have awesome Stuffed Flounder! We have always been extremely happy with everything we have ever gotten! Well done Waterman's!!

1 Thank Kathi N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12505 Ocean Gtwy, Ocean City, MD 21842-9543
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: +1 410-213-1020

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?