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Waterman's Crab House


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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Hot Crab Dip
Served with rolls and crackers
Stuffed Mushroom Caps
With crab imperial
Crab Balls
With tartar sauce
Sauteed Crabmeat
A seasonal blend of jumbo lump crabmeat
Fried Calamari
Served‎ w/marinara and wasabi sauce
Rings and Things
Wings, cheese sticks, onion rings and French fries
1 lb. $22.50
1/2 lb. $11.50
Steamed Jumbo Shrimp
1 lb. $16.99
1/2 lb. $8.99
Steamed Medium Shrimp
Buffalo Wings
Mild or hot with celery and bleu cheese
Nachos Grande
Corn chips topped with seasoned ground beef, creamy cheese sauce, scallions, tomatoes and jalapenos
Dressing choices: house (parmesan pepper), ranch, raspberry vinaigrette, thousand island, bleu cheese, lite honey mustard, sweet balsamic
Chesapeake Combo Salad
Fried oysters and white chicken salad side by side, on fresh greens with tomato and egg wedges
Crab Salad
With fresh greens, tomato and egg
Shrimp Salad
With fresh greens, tomato and egg
House Salad
Fresh greens and vegetables
Spinach Salad
Served‎ with fresh baby spinach, bacon, egg, tomato, red onion, and crumbled bleu cheese. Served with warm bacon dressing
Caesar Salad
Maryland Crab Soup
Cream of Crab Soup
French Fries
Hush Puppies
Onion Rings
Fried Clam Strips
Small $3.75
Large $4.99
Rock Hall Fries
Old bay fries topped with cheese sauce, scallions, and bacon
Alaskan Snow Crab Legs
1 lb.
Award Winning Steamed Blue Crabs
By the dozen or individually
Full order $19.99
1/2 order $14.99
Garlic Crabs
Steamed blue crab clusters smothered in garlic butter with a sprinkle of old bay
Alaskan King Crab Legs
1 lb.
Served with corn on the cob and slow down
Crab Pot
3 blue crabs, 1/2 lb. Shrimp, clams and mussels
Lobster Pot
1 1/4 lb. Maine lobster, 1/2 lb. Shrimp, clams and mussels
Served with lettuce, tomato and French fries
Rock Hall Fries
Old bay fries topped with cheese, bacon and scallions
Rock Hall Burger
Topped with pepper jack cheese, bacon, onions and sauteed mushrooms
Bacon Cheddar Burger
Cheddar cheese and applewood bacon
Mushroom and Swiss Burger
Sauteed mushroom and swiss cheese
Blue Crab Burger
Mixture‎ of lump crabmeat and crumbled blue cheese
Classic Burger
Choice of American cheese, cheddar, swiss, pepper jack
Served with lettuce, tomato, French fries
Rock Hall Fries
Old‎ bay fries topped with cheese, bacon and scallions
Eastern Shore Crabcake
Made with jumbo lump crabmeat
Pan Fried Soft Crab
Seasoned and sauteed
Pan Fried Rock Fish
In olive oil and spices, or deep fried
Grilled Blackened Yellowfin Tuna
W/‎ seaweed salad and wasabi sauce
Buffalo Chicken
Spicy coated chicken breast topped with lettuce and tomato and served with bleu cheese
Chicken $10.99
Rock-fish $14.99
Soft-crab $14.99
Sandwich Stackers
Topped with crab imperial and applewood bacon. Served on brioche roll
Seafood-crab, shrimp, scallops, cheese $11.99
Ribeye steak- mushrooms, onions, cheese $11.50
Quesadilla Wrap
Smoked Beef Brisket Sandwich
Seasoned rubbed and hickory smoked
Choice of two: French fries, corn on the cob, baked potato, baked sweet potato with sugar, cinnamon and butter, vegetable of the day, pickled beets, cole slaw, or apple sauce
Dinner rolls by request
One $15.50
Two $24.99
A house salad $+2.50
Award Winning Crabcakes
Jumbo lump crabmeat blended with our special spices
A house salad $+2.50
Baked Crab Imperial
Seasoned jumbo lump crabmeat in a creamy casserole
A house salad $+2.50
Bay Combo
Fried crab-cake and fried oysters
A house salad $+2.50
Broiled Stuffed Shrimp
With crab imperial, served with lemon dill sauce
Seasoned and broiled $market
Topped with crab imperial $market
A house salad $+2.50
Broiled Lobster Tail
8 oz. Cold water tail
A house salad $+2.50
Fried Oysters
Lightly breaded and deep fried
A house salad $+2.50
Fried Jumbo Shrimp
Lightly breaded and deep fried
A house salad $+2.50
Fried Jumbo Coconut Shrimp
With sweet chili sauce
6‎ oz filet mignon and crab-cake
8 oz $18.99
12 oz $22.99
N.Y. Strip
Full flavor steak
Chicken Chesapeake
Tender breast of chicken topped with crab imperial and served with lemon dill sauce
Southern Fried Chicken
(3) pieces-breast, thigh, wing house seasoned and iron skillet fried
Smoked Beef Brisket
Seasoned, rubbed and hickory smoked
Full Rack
1/2 Rack
1/2 Rack and Crabmeat
1/2 Rack and Chicken
1/2 Rack and Steamed Jumbo Shrimp
Beverages with refill
Fresh Brewed Iced Tea
Diet Pepsi
Mug Root Beer
Ginger Ale
Mountain Dew
Sierra Mist and Pink Lemonade
Hot Tea and Coffee with Refill
Bottled Sparkling Water
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
American, Bar, Seafood
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed February 26, 2019 via mobile

I love Rock Hall and whenever I visit I end up here. I love the outside atmosphere. Whether it’s crabs and beer or just sandwiches, this is a fun spot. In the summer they have good entertainment. I enjoy both the outside bar and the...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank mekopp
Reviewed November 27, 2018 via mobile

We love this restaurant! The service is great! The atmosphere is classic Rock Hall! The food is cooked to perfection. If you are looking for a laid back place to have some great food, this is the place.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Doncatalina001
Reviewed November 9, 2018

In all fairness this is off season so not a lot happening, service was friendly and we sat at the bar and ate.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Steve P
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Terrific Chesapeake oysters, southern hospitality, working skipjack tied up at the dock...the real deal.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Karen D
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

Casual waterfront restaurant had a large selection of sandwiches and entrees. Many seafood dishes featuring Maryland crab. The Watermans special contained fish, shrimp, scallops, and a crab cake with 2 sides. The crab imperial was also delicious. Service was fast and friendly. We were too...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank rick19348
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

River side along with Chesapeake bay bridge view made a delightful and delicious meal of crab Add the fabulous music of Junior Wilson and Chatty (better known as The Movies) life can not get any better

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Liz45277
Reviewed October 17, 2018

We had lunch on a warm October day. Excellent, friendly service. The crab cakes were very good, maybe an 8.5 out of 10. Dog friendly outside. Worth a stop!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mark O
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Mary ,the lady bartender is the only one we have found that knows how to make a Miami Vice drink! It had been years since having perfect one! She knows her stuff. Food there was very good too.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Susan N
Reviewed October 15, 2018

Very friendly Staff and excellent food. On the water looking out into the bay. Nice place to eat. We would eat there again.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 4MooreFarms
Reviewed October 8, 2018

3 of us stopped in for lunch. I ordered the shrimp po boy and it was really good. My wife ordered the lobster roll and she said it was ok but not what she expected. First, it is $16.99 and came out on a hot...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Harris H
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July 26, 2016|
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We called a day ahead because we had a party of 14. We were there on a Friday night and the outside tables were full, inside was not. our tables were reserved outside and we were seated right away. We were seated at 3 tables... More
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