When you visit Ocean City in the off season, have a meal at one of these restaurants open year-round.
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Grab a Bite at these Restaurants Open Year-Round in Ocean City
Ocean City is bursting with activity during Spring Break and from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend. In the off season, things do slow down. While many businesses close during the off season, there are several that stay open for locals and fall/winter travelers. When you visit Ocean City in the off season, have a meal at one of these restaurants open year-round.
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Ocean City Restaurants Open Year-Round
Here are some of our favorite restaurants in Ocean City that are open year-round.
Since 1977, Bayside Skillet has been known to locals and visitors alike as “the crepe and omelet place.” Winner of Ocean City’s Beauty Spot Award, The Bayside Skillet is located on the bayfront. The restaurant is known for serving overstuffed omelets, gourmet crepes and freshly squeezed juices. Be sure to bring your pet when you come because Bayside Skillet is a pet-friendly restaurant.
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The Bonfire Restaurant boasts a renowned all-you-can eat buffet featuring succulent seafood, tender steaks, mouthwatering ribs, Canadian crab legs, pastas and other options all prepared fresh daily. Experience exceptional customer service and cuisine at Ocean City’s The Bonfire. Enjoy the all-you-care-to-eat buffets, with over 150 feet of prime rib and seafood to choose from.
Click here for The Bonfire menu.
Pickles Pub is a local’s favorite in Ocean City, providing great food, drinks and entertainment for over 20 years. Take advantage of the weekly year-round specials when you visit, as well as the numerous televisions that are perfect for watching sports.
DaVinci’s by the Sea
Looking for authentic Italian cuisine in Ocean City? Head to DaVinci’s by the Sea. Located on the Ocean City Boardwalk, DaVinci’s by the Sea has been providing locals and visitors with traditional Italian cuisine in an unpretentious environment for 30 years.
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The Shark on the Harbor
Eastern Shore ingredients meet Southern food at The Shark on the Harbor. Indulge in contemporary cuisine made with fresh, locally sourced ingredients. The Shark on the Harbor buys organic produce from local farmers and seafood from the commercial fishing harbor right outside the restaurant.
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45th Street Tap House
Sip a glass of one of the 36 beers on tap at 45th Street Tap House. Located bayside, this restaurant serves breakfast daily, along with a menu for kids and vegetarian and gluten-free menu items.
The Angler is more than a seafood restaurant. The dining destination complements each Eastern Shore-inspired meal with beautiful views of the bay.
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Asian Garden Chinese & Indian Restaurant
Send your taste buds overseas when you dine at Asian Garden Chinese & Indian Restaurant. The extensive menu of Indian, Nepalese and Chinese options is sure to wow you.
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The Dough Roller
The Dough Roller has been voted Ocean City’s best pizza for almost 20 years by Metropolitan Magazine readers. Come try their fresh dough pizza and pancakes at one of the five locations in Ocean City.
The Embers Restaurant
Open seven days a week, The Embers Restaurant offers one of the best seafood and prime rib buffets in Ocean City. Enjoy all-you-can-eat crab legs, seafood, beef, pasta and more.
Click here for The Embers Restaurant menu.
Four Seasons Pizza
Four Seasons Pizza prides themselves on serving diners a delicious combination of the freshest ingredients and flavors. Their fresh, never frozen pizza dough will make tasting their pizza a memorable experience.
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Guido’s Burritos is a high energy, full-service Mexican restaurant featuring authentic Mexican street food and, of course, their extensive Tequila Cantina bar, featuring over 100 brands and varieties of tequila.
Harborside Bar & Grill
Harborside Bar & Grill is “home of the original fresh squeezed orange crush.” Stop by and try one along with a dish from the extensive menu with options for everyone.
Johnny’s Pizza Bar and Grill
Named Ocean City’s “Best Pizza” countless times, Johnny’s Pizza offers original flavors that you’re sure to love. Try the wings and stop by for live music every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.
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OC Uptown Eats
OC Uptown Eats is home to the ribeye cheesesteak. Visit their North Ocean City location for fresh salads, lump Maryland crab cakes, burgers, wings, pizza, milkshakes and more.
Head to Pizza Mambo for fast free delivery from noon–5 p.m. Try their pizza, wings, calzones, subs, salads and more.
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Waterman’s Seafood Company
From a seafood market that offers carry out to a full-service restaurant, Waterman’s Seafood Company has expanded since opening. Try their Maryland blue crabs, along with all of your other seafood favorites, and their world-famous fried chicken.
Click here for the Waterman’s Seafood Company menu.
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