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Harborside Bar and Grill

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12841 Harbor Rd, Ocean City, MD 21842-9601
+1 410-213-1846
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“seafood” (53 reviews)
“crab cakes” (50 reviews)
Closes in 23 min
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12841 Harbor Rd, Ocean City, MD 21842-9601
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Reviewed February 26, 2018 via mobile

Great food, excellent Orange crushes, great music and scenery. Heat was very welcome on this chilly day in February. Open year round!

Thank Michele L
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

I ordered Ahi Tuna Brushetta and was very disappointed. Did not like it at all and the Bartender who served me didn't care. Offered me zero compensation. Wings are small and were over cooked and dry. Place was very loud with DJ making it literally...More

Thank Joyce N
Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

Discovered this gem in West Ocean City. A little out of the way, but very easy to find. We will definitely go back! This is where the locals eat. We went for lunch. Started with the dozen steamed clams, delicious! The menu was full of...More

Thank fiddlegal1
Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

Besides waiting a long time because of a larger party in front of us. Staff was very friendly. Food was great. Of all things he didn't like the orange crush but he loved the crab cake. We went during happy hour. The restaurant is nestled...More

Thank dottie78
Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

Can’t go to OC with out hitting Harborside for Orange crush and calamari. I eat calamari every where I can. My favorite is here. Love the staple, Orange Crush. This time we also tried the Ruby red crush, the Fuzzy crush and the Dirty Banana....More

Thank Xander61
Reviewed November 8, 2017

Hostess sat us at a table... within 5 seconds there were 10-20 flies dive bombing us. We left to go in the bar and it was pretty dark and dingy...... can't review the food but wasn't willing to give it a chance.

Thank Michael C
Reviewed November 8, 2017

Our golf foursome dropped in for a few beers and light snack after golf. There was a good variety of beers on tap although anything especially tasty (craft brews, imports) were not included in special pricing. having a few beers and a plateful of shrimp...More

Thank Ron M
Reviewed October 24, 2017

Now that summer is over my wife and I can return to Harborside as the lack of ACC is not a factor. And return we did having Three dinners at Harborside the past three weeks. They have great weekend specials and weekday happy hours. I...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed October 14, 2017

Had a party of over 10 people and decided to stop here for steamed crabs. Didn't realize they didn't serve steamed crabs. We stayed anyway. The staff was efficient putting three tables together for us. Everyone was pleased with the food they ordered. The food...More

1  Thank William K
Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

We took a mini fall vacation to OCM, as usual, and always do a special night to dine for seafood. Looking for that special seafood place, we chose to go back to Harborside. Enjoyed our last visit, the food and service were great, only we...More

Thank taurus430
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October 30, 2016|
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Response from Cathy S | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do take reservations.
June 9, 2016|
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Response from Captbill35 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Menu has lots of non-seafood items.
Chad H
August 13, 2015|
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Response from Christian K | Reviewed this property |
Yes outside on the dock or out front in the parking lot. Maryland has prohibited smoking inside all bars and restaurants for several years now.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12841 Harbor Rd, Ocean City, MD 21842-9601
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: +1 410-213-1846
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