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Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner


American, Seafood, Soups
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Table Service, Waterfront
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Reviewed January 13, 2020 via mobile

This is a well kept St. Mary’s secret!!! The food here was amazing! The people there are amazing. I chose the crab cake and fries. We also got a Shrimp and Crab Po Boy. Everything was perfect!!!! You won’t be disappointed!!!

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed November 25, 2019

In a cement shack at the end of the road in Ridge you will find Courtney's - a classic and tradition in the area. In wood-looking panel walls, with all kinds of things hanging from them, with a bar up front and restaurant to the...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed September 14, 2019

Our 2 hour and 11 minute (on Google Maps) from BWI to Scotland, Maryland turned into 6 hours with traffic jams and accidents on single lane bridges. We got an order called into Courtney's on the road and got our order a little before closing....More

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed September 12, 2019

Excellent local crab cakes, the owner and his wife were real characters, there was a yummy looking buffet but we had the crab cakes. Everything here is as fresh as you can get it!

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed August 14, 2019

When I entered Courtney’s a customer and a staff member were tussling over his bill. I was not acknowledged in any way for a full 15 minutes. Meanwhile, another couple came in, also unacknowledged. Once the bill was settled, we were told to sit anywhere....More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed June 15, 2019 via mobile

This restaurant is very simple- but the food is excellent! And the staff is very nice! Would highly recommend this place. The crab cake sandwich was wonderful! All crab with little filler. The soft crab smasher sandwich was amazing. We will definitely return!

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed June 1, 2019 via mobile

Really enjoyed our meal. All fresh and yummy. Service wonderful and pleasant. Beautiful sunset. Owner is on WASH FM radio Sunday afternoons.

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed May 10, 2019

The best food ever!! I love the soft crab slammer, two crispy fried crabs, with bacon, Lettuce and tomato, come with fries and you can also go for the soup and salad. I have to be honest here, it’s a very OLD worn out building...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed April 25, 2019

Go in. Sit down. Visit with the waitress.Be prepared to wait for deliciousness. This is not fast food. -you have to wait for the deep fry artist to produce amazing seafood.. Grilled and broiled are also great. I would love to come back at sunset...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed February 1, 2019 via mobile

Tried Courtney’s for our Thursday dinner. Decor is a bit dated. Oysters were a bit old other. Food was delicious. Waitress was quick and accurate. Price was about normal

Date of visit: February 2019
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Totally agree, Donn. The food is wonderful, if you enjoy home-style cooking -- just be prepared to enjoy a long conversation, a cold beer (or two!), and the company that you brought with you. :)
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