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Boatyard Bar & Grill

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Seafood
400 4th St, Annapolis, MD 21403-2504
+1 410-216-6206
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (44 reviews)
“oysters” (120 reviews)
“crab” (86 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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400 4th St, Annapolis, MD 21403-2504
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1 - 10 of 1,206 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We took a ride to Annapolis on our anniversary and needed a place with a wide menu since our 2yo and my mother are both picky eaters. We were seated immediately with no reservation. The atmosphere is pub like with TVs and everyone wearing football...More

Thank Shawn S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome place chef George on his game .keeps a good assortment off local seafood products. Plates have love all over them.

Thank Russell K
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the fish and chips was very good. The place if VERY noisy and has very limited parking. We had to park a few blocks away. There aren't big enough bathrooms either. We had to wait for the men's room.

Thank Ray H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While in Annapolis, I knew I had to have some crab. I researched best places to get crab cakes and found this one to have the best reviews. I was not misled! Hands down; best crab cakes. Large quantities of crab in the cakes. It...More

Thank Ben F
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Boatyard is a great restaurant one block off the Chesapeake Bay on 4th Street. It is packed on Friday nights before a Navy game Saturday. We were seated and immediately a waiter came over to greet us and take our drink orders. The menu...More

Thank barnegat72
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommended but for me this has to be one of the worst meals of my life. There were 2 clams one was closed the second was getting ready to die. 3 mussels I had to spit out. The shrimp were mushy. The sausages had...More

Thank Starviagera
richard f, Owner at Boatyard Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

The Chef and I have reviewed your comment and we greatly apologize for your bad experience. As you can see we get excellent reviews as we strive so hard to make every visit to the Boatyard a positive one. The waiter should have seen that...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

If you go to the Boatyard get there early because it gets packed. Happy hour starts at 3pm with good food and drink specials. The food ranges from delicious appetizers to must have crabcakes. If you have to wait in the bar for a table...More

Thank Elizabeth D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on a Monday for lunch, surprisingly busy, decided to wait for an outside table, we took a drink from the bar to our table and had to asked to get served , all servers assumed we were taken care of. Had fish fish sandwich...More

1  Thank Jlbod
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Reliably delicious seafood with friendly service. Always a hit with our family. Great food, drinks and fun ambience.

Thank fiamma11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We walked in and were a little concerned that it would be more of a locals bar with bar food but were we ever proven wrong!! Absolutely hands down one of the best crab cakes I have ever had, if not THE best!! The vegetable...More

Thank jeffsibbo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 00:00
Monday
07:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 00:00
Thursday
07:30 - 00:00
Friday
07:30 - 00:00
Saturday
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 4th St, Annapolis, MD 21403-2504
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Annapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 410-216-6206
  • E-mail
Description
The Boatyard is where local sailors, fishermen and lovers of the Chesapeake enjoy pint drinks, great crab cakes and the freshest local seafood. Specialties include smoked fish of the day (on premise), cream of crab and Maryland crab soups and an extensive list of crab and seafood specialties. The First Lady came from the White House to enjoy our crab cakes. The Boatyard has the most extensive raw bar in the area including a variety of oysters, clams, shrimp and mussels. The Boatyard receives awards for being most family friendly and having the best burger on the Bay. Its weekend brunch is the best in the area. The Boatyard is located in the historic maritime district of Eastport-a short walk or water taxi from Annapolis City Docks. Its photo boat films the local sailing races and shows them nightly. Named by Coastal Living, Sailing World and Sail Magazine as one of world's top sailing/boating restaurants.
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