Big Tuna Grill
128th Street & Coastal Highway• 410-250-1001 • www.bigtunaOC.com
A locals’ and vacationers’ favorite alike. Experience culinary delights as well as a visual excursion, dining among authentic nautical artifacts of old ships. Choose an array of entrees from fresh seafood to char-grilled steaks. Enjoy some drinks on our 50 ft. bar while watching our plasma TVs.
Billy’s Sub Shop
120th Street, Bayside (Food Lion Shopping Center) • 410-250-1776
Between 139th & 140th Streets, Oceanside • 410-250-1778
Now the best just got better because they deliver fresh dough pizza, subs and shakes to your door and have two locations to serve you better. Washington Magazine wasn’t lying when it said Billy’s had the best milkshakes and fresh ground beef hamburgers at the beach, and they don’t stop there. Fresh dough pizza, cones, shakes, sundaes and more. More cheesesteaks sold than anyone else in Maryland. Also Billy’s now accepts MC/Visa.
Breakfast at the Crabcake Factory
120th Street/Beachside, (Serene Hotel) • 410-250-4900
Most people don’t know the Crabcake Factory started out as a Breakfast House in 1996 and still serves one of the best and most creative breakfast menus in Ocean City. Try Eastern Shore favorites prepared daily by Chef-Owner John Brooks including Creamed Chipped Beef, Skillets, Omelets and their famous lump crab creations. The World Famous Crabcakes are served all day starting at 8 a.m. and you can have some packed on ice for you while you are eating breakfast. Try Sue’s Spicy Bloody Marys to start the day with a kick. Full breakfast menu available for carry-out. Check us out online at www.Crabcake-FactoryUSA.com. See our other listing (Crabcake Factory USA) or our ad in The Dispatch for more info. Open year-round. Call for hours.
Catch 54 Fish House
Rt. 54 Femwick Island, De. 19975 • 302-436-8600
Catch 54 is Fenwick Island’s newest premier restaurant! Enjoy the best waterfront views in Southern Delaware while dining on classic beach food. The ighly anticipated Catch 54 Restaurant is open for lunch and dinner. Enjoy a beverage at our expansive main bar or our dockside deck bar. Happy Hour served daily from 4 to 6 p.m. featuring drink specials. Dine inside or dockside on some of the freshest seafood, steaks, pastas and other specialities created by chef/owner Matt Healey. Great kid’s menu available. Tons of free parking. No reservations. www.catch54.com
138th Street, Bayside Plaza • 410-250-5696
It’s a family-owned specialty shop using only the freshest ingredients and offering a huge list of menu selections. A must for lunch and dinner, featuring salads, wonderful sandwiches including the house specialty panini, traditional Italian favorites with their own twists, and imported Italian cheeses, meats, olives and oils. Some of the house favorites include the Italian cold cut, the Chicken Italiano and the meatball sandwich. If you can’t find it on the menu, select your favorite Italian meats and cheeses, and they will make it for you on the spot.
Crabcake Factory USA
120th Street & Coastal Highway • 410-250-4900
Voted “Best Crabcakes in Maryland, DC and Virginia,” by The Washington Post (July 2004). Full service family restaurant, carry-out and sports bar. Outside seating is available. Open daily at 8 a.m. Other menu selections include prime rib, chicken chesapeake, steamed shrimp, beer battered fish, real philly cheesesteaks, burgers, kids menu and much more. Shipping crabcakes online year-round at www.Crabcake-Factory USA.com or www.GotLump.com. Homemade soups served daily. See other listing (Breakfast House at Crabcake Factory USA) for breakfast specials. Casual dress, full liquor bar, no reservations, year-round.
116th Street & Coastal Highway • 410-723-2120
Maryland’s Favorite Restaurant & Sports Bar! Every seat is great spot to watch your favorite sport with 34 high Definition Plasma & Flat Screen TVs throughout the up & downstairs. Join them weekdays for $4.95 lunch specials or happy hour. Menu includes Kids’ meals, raw bar, delicious crab cakes, salads, Certified Angus Beef & more. Popular features: large gameroom, big gift shoppe, nightly drink specials, entertainment with dance floor area. Open 11 a.m.-2 a.m., year-round.
Horizons Ocean Front Restaurant
10100 Coastal Hwy.. in the Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel • 410-524-3535
Romantic Oceanfront dining featuring American and Continental Cuisine. Breakfast is served from 7 a.m – Noon, Lunch 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. and Dinner 5 p.m. – 10 p.m. Horizons is home of the Famous All-You-Can-Eat Prime Rib, Crab Legs and Seafood Buffet and our equally famous All-You-Can-Eat Deluxe Sunday Breakfast Buffet served each Sunday from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Lenny’s Beach Bar & Grill is open daily at 11:30 a.m. Dance to top 40 bands in our Ocean Club Nightclub, open year round. It’s the place where the big kids play. Reservations are highly recommended.
House of Welsh, The
1106 Coastal Hwy., Fenwick Island • 1-888-666-0728
Celebrating 107 years of service, The House of Welsh has great food and great prices. Offering a variety of fresh aged steaks, seafood and the best cream of crab soup and crabcakes on the beach! Up to 30% off adults dinner entrees 7 days a week.10 dinner items under $12. Choice chuck hamburgers served with home-made French fries. $3.75, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. 7 days a week. Happy hour in the bar all day and all night.
Bayside Plaza, 138th Street • 410-250-2939
A Florida-style bar and restaurant. Tile, palm trees and tropical birds set the mood. Happy, friendly customers are the atmosphere, particularly at the full-length bar. A great place for lunch, a special place for dinner. Evening menu features 13 of your favorite entrees. Happy hour specials on the bar side. Wide selection of appetizers including delicious, spicy vegetable shrimp soup. House Specialties: lobster tails, stuffed shrimp, crab cakes.
Ocean Bay Plaza, Bayside in Fenwick Island • 302-537-2423
The house of chipped beef serving the best breakfast at the beach. Try our homemade creamed chipped beef prepared fresh daily or sample our other great selections such as French toast, omelettes, or the healthy choice. Come visit our sunny and clean atmosphere located in Fenwick Island. DE. House specialties creamed chipped beef, eggs made to order, French toast, omelettes.
138th Street & Coastal Highway • 410-250-1867
You take the elevator 80 feet skyward and emerge into one of Ocean City’s most impressive skyline views and, incidentally, one of the resort’s finest restaurants. Breakfast, lunch and dinner menus delightfully ambitious. Prices unexpectedly moderate. Food and view make this a must visit. Adjoining cocktail lounge is inviting and comfortable. Live entertainment. Children’s menu. House Specialties: lobster, fresh fish, prime rib.
Fenwick Island • 302-537-4224
A delightful jewel of an Italian restaurant. Atmosphere is brick-classy and the perfect setting for superior Italian dining. You’re going to like it here. Servings from appetizer to entree can only be described as robust. Pizzas are heavenly, baked in a wood-fired brick over. You must order Cappellini Ai Gamberi or Linguine Posillipo. Don’t ask, just order it. Prices are surprisingly moderate. Wine list more than adequate. Drink a toast to Gabby. House Specialties: frutti di mare, crabmeat bruschetta, shrimp and pesto brick oven pizza.
Rte. 1, Fenwick Island • 302-539-2607
Wow! It’s all newly decorated with the same outstanding food, great staff and wonderful atmosphere. You’ll be pleasantly surprised by what one of the coast’s finest dining establishments has in store for guests. Everything here is a house specialty. There’s the memorable steaks, fresh seafood, the famous quahog chowder and the chef’s daily specials just to name a few.
(Rte. 54 In The Happy Harry’s Shopping Center) 5799 Lighthouse Cove, Fenwick Island, DE 19944 • (302) 537-6971
Straight out of Philadelphia, Fenwick Island introduces you to only the finest in steaks, hoagies, sandwiches, burgers, crab cake sandwich, crab critters, cold cuts and much more. With over 20 years of experience, Philly’s Finest gives you the Philadelphia taste you have been waiting for. All are welcome to eat-in, take-out, swing by for a menu, or stop in for a chat. We do accept Mastercard and Visa. Whiz on by!!
Montego Bay Shopping Center • 410-250-4424
This distinctly Mexican bar and grill is the locals’ hangout with excellent food all year-round. The menu suggests anything from quesadillas, burritos, enchiladas to chimichanga, flautas, tacos and fajitas. Daily lunch specials are available, as well as dinner specials for the heartiest of eaters. The suggestion here is their famous fajitas. Happy hour is a treat with reduced prices. House Specialties: seafood enchiladas, Tijuana triple, tuna tacos.
O.C. Square, 120th Street • 410-524-2609
A great saloon restaurant, famous for food and atmosphere. Dining wall is lined with color action photos of the Baltimore Colts. Paneled walls, Victorian lighting, tin ceiling and ceiling fans add to the atmosphere. Bar is complete with tile floor, brass rail and video monitors for your enjoyment. Your kind of place. Lunch/dinner menu beautiful and to the point. Seven dinner entrees nightly. House Specialties: burgers, prime rib, chicken sandwiches.