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McLoone's Pier House

141 National Plz, National Harbor, MD 20745-1134
+1 301-839-0815
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good33%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
Travelers talk about
“seafood” (33 reviews)
“crab cakes” (42 reviews)
“salmon” (21 reviews)
Opens in 30 min
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
141 National Plz, National Harbor, MD 20745-1134
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Ate here on a quiet Thursday night during bad weather - excellent crab cakes, huge portions with sides, etc. Very good service that night. Two nights later, the restaurant was packed and there was a two hour wait for large party, so we went elsewhere....More

Thank susanmassachusetts
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Truly enjoyed the ambiance at the restaurant as we celebrated a friend's/sister's birthday. Food was GREAT!!! Crabcakes are to die for! The Rum bucket adult drink is OMG, one of the best!!! Truly enjoyed everything. Ooops, forgot the delicious crab dip. Will go back very...More

Thank Kimmeeo24
Reviewed January 8, 2018 via mobile

December 27, 2017- Family Christmas Dinner Ambiance- told the waitress there was a constant frigid breeze coming through the restaurant. She completely dismissed it and said "it's probably how she got sick & since there is a lot of windows- that's why its so drafty"...More

1  Thank clarissab2018
Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

While we enjoyed our entrees very much, service was slow and inefficient causing us to be there much longer than we expected. Nice kids menu. Expensive,

Thank Jodie S
Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

Honestly, I wanted to give our server a penny for her AWFUL service. No drink refills for a while. I mean a very long time. Then it took forever to get the bill. I really was wondering if she was just chatting it up somewhere...More

Thank tatetwins
Reviewed December 2, 2017

Met friends for dinner on a weeknight, not very crowded (the whole National Harbor was pretty quiet). We we chose this place largely for the nighttime waterfront view (which was cool with the neon Ferris wheel outside, get a table with a good harbor view))....More

Thank AggieJoe79
Reviewed November 7, 2017

Our waiter seemed a little flaky - he came by twice after we were seated to see if we needed a few more minutes to order dinner, yet he didn't ask if we wanted drinks! He was just about to walk away from Visit #2...More

Thank The_Twit
Reviewed October 29, 2017

We chose this restaurant because we were in town for the Marine Corps Marathon. It was close to the Gaylord Hotel where the Race Expo was being held. The service was good, the food was tasty and the views were even better. The sunset in...More

1  Thank Caitie T
Reviewed October 27, 2017

This is the second time in two years we have eaten here. I was again struck with the same feeling upon departure. Too many other places to eat. Found my Crab Cakes bland, but very little filler used, which is a good. However the mashed...More

Thank B R
Reviewed October 21, 2017

We had a sunset dinner, sat outside and enjoyed our food !! It was by far the best half roasted chicken that I have ever had in my whole life. I have no idea how the skin was so crispy, yet not greasy and the...More

Thank VirginiaDoctorlady
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Alicia M
December 26, 2016|
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Response from McLoonesManagement | Property representative |
Yes, we have a full kids menus offering many different selections from burgers to hot dogs, macaroni and cheese, etc. It is available at all times. Thanks for inquiring.
April 23, 2016|
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Response from Broadus B | Reviewed this property |
National Harbor MD, exit 2b on I-95 literally on the border of VA .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$26 - $50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Romantic, Scenic view, Business meetings, Bar scene
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 National Plz, National Harbor, MD 20745-1134
  • Public Transportation: A metro bus stop is less than a block from our restaurant. This bus takes you to the Branch Avenue metro stop, where you can catch the metro into the city.
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  National Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 301-839-0815
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