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Driftwood Diner

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1468 Snug Harbor Rd, Shady Side, MD 20764-9733
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  • Excellent91%
  • Very good9%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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Travelers talk about
“home fries” (2 reviews)
“crab soup” (3 reviews)
“pancakes” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Diner, Soups, American
1468 Snug Harbor Rd, Shady Side, MD 20764-9733
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tucked way in the waterman's community of Shady Side, Driftwood Diner is a knock out and well worth the effort of finding. Clearly a local handout, the diner is an unpretentious oasis of outstanding food. The egg's are fresh and clearly local, home fries (with...More

Thank Frank E
Reviewed September 7, 2017

Great place to have breakfast with homemade biscuits, delicious cream of crab soup, burgers. Reasonable price & consistently delicious food. Good service too. Family owned, operated--good for families with children.

Thank constancehalkovich
Reviewed March 9, 2017

We found the Driftwood Diner by accident when we pulled of 95 to find a bathroom. I ate lunch there. It was me, my husband and 2 children. I had the creamless "creamy" tomato soup and grilled american cheese finger. We also got cheese burgers...More

Thank mel_shannon2
Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

Excellent service , very cute little place . Made from scratch oatmeal, biscuits ... everything our family ordered was delicious . Pancakes , Omelets ... hearty portions !

Thank Beverlee B
Reviewed January 22, 2017

This is a great local diner. Chickens and roosters crow next door and it's near the water. It's small and cozy. The service was great and food was fantastic. The portions were huge!

1  Thank Kaitlin S
Reviewed November 26, 2016

Local diner close by our harbor. We decided to give it a try. It was wonderful! Doesn't look like much from outside but inside cute and very clean. Only open for breakfast and lunch but can order either all day. We chose breakfast. The homefries...More

Thank JaneDel57
Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

Driftwood is a great country diner. Breakfast or lunch you can't go wrong. Best hot sauce in town!! Reasonable and attentive. Plenty of food and always consistent

Thank 212bradl
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

By the looks of the outside you might consider not stopping but do not be fooled. This is a friendly little place that comes alive the minute you walk in. Clean, nicely decorated, superb food and kindly wait staff. We learned that the crab soup...More

Thank Sequoiahealth
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Nothing fancy, but you can't beat the biscuits and the crab soup and the sweet potatoe fries and the blt - and local artists' work is for sale off the walls!

1  Thank Ray B
Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

Having an awesome breakfast with my wife and a bowl of cream of crab soup for a appetizers. There soup is competition worthy of any of the best of the best. ❤ So very glad it is in my home town.

Thank A.c. P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Diner, Soups, American
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1468 Snug Harbor Rd, Shady Side, MD 20764-9733
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Shady Side
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