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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had awesome blackened catfish taco with fries.Short way from the outlets so very convenient and great view.Staff friendly.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 11 April 2021 via mobile

Was super excited to eat here with close friends. Showed up to none of the menu that is posted here on trip advisor. So unfortunately it was a BIG disappointment. Food was pretty good, fair "ish" prices. But we did wait for the dinner menu...to come out and the food, none the less, WAS FANTASTIC! We all loved our dishesMore

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 9 April 2021

This is basically a noisy beach restaurant with a bar in your face. Food is good but expensive. Service is indifferent. Our waiter spent considerable time chatting with the table across from us while we waited for our check.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 2 April 2021

My son’s girlfriend recommended this place, and it was a hit. It’s located in West Ocean City and not on the island. We went on a Saturday evening and parking was a problem, so be prepared to walk a long way to the restaurant on...the street (no sidewalks or grassy shoulders). We had a wide variety of dishes and everything came out perfectly. We ate the Beef & Berry Salad with Shrimp; Mussels & Sausage; Fisherman’s Stew; and the fried Oysters. Everything came out with great flavors and very tasty. We ate outdoors in a sandy area looks to be underneath the main restaurant dining area. This is a perfect place for a special occasion or date night. Make sure to get a reservation.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 31 March 2021

This little atmospheric restaurant is a gem! Delicious local food- great seafood and although the dinner menu was a lot more expensive than the lunch menu, we thought both were good value. Service was excellent, views beautiful over the harbor - kids meals also good....Highly recommended- make sure you reserve ahead of time!More

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed 28 March 2021 via mobile

Good menu selection, the shrimp/lobster dip is amazing! I love the overall feel of the place. Staff was friendly and helpful.

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed 29 November 2020 via mobile

I had the rockfish, pistachio encrusted. It was as thick as a steak! Beautifully cooked, one of the best fish dinners I have had anywhere. Crab cakes were also superb. Service was excellent. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 26 November 2020 via mobile

The quality of this food exceeds the cheap greasy stuff that you normally find on the boardwalk. Every bite was absolutely totally gnarly dude. We had our anniversary dinner there and they were very accommodating and kind. Definitely will plan to be back soon.

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 12 November 2020

The Shark on the Harbor in Ocean City, MD is a GREAT venue! Excellent menu, cuisine, professional staff, atmosphere, etc. VERY HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!!!

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 6 November 2020

We ate twice here, lunch first and then dinner the next day, during a three-night stay in Ocean City. At lunch we ordered fisherman's stew, fried oyster wrap, and fried rockfish wrap. Both wraps were good, especially rockfish wrap, but the stew was just ok....At dinner, I ordered crab cakes, and wife ordered pistachio encrusted swordfish. We shared plates, and we both liked and enjoyed them.More

Date of visit: November 2020
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211jasn
2 January 2020|
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Response from lena763 |
If the outside area is open (in season ) it is Doggy friendly if you sit outside P S you can purchase Dog Dessert 2 Shark shaped cookies dor your furry friends for 3.00. With proceeds going to local Non kill animal shelter.
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Response from scorpio5 | Reviewed this property |
Casual vacation-wear!
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Response from AnnapolisHiker_MD | Reviewed this property |
Would definitely get a reservation. Smallish restaurant that was very crowded.
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  • Yes, The Shark on the Harbor offers takeaway services.

  • Yes, The Shark on the Harbor offers delivery services.

  • The Shark on the Harbor is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4.5