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McGarvey's Saloon and Oyster Bar

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
8 Market Space, Annapolis, MD 21401-1804
+1 410-263-5700
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“oysters” (84 reviews)
“crab dip” (38 reviews)
“cottage fries” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Soups
€€ - €€€
8 Market Space, Annapolis, MD 21401-1804
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stopped in for dinner and drinks during our stay in Annapolis. We started with the crab dip was was delicious. Then we shared a bowl of cream of crab soup. Again it was delicious. Both dishes had a lot of crab meat in them. Drinks...More

Thank Bristol07
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you’re in Annapolis for the first time this place is a must go. Their aviation beer is rather good and their raw oysters are solid. I’ll usually take friends here if they’ve never been to Annapolis. For the locals, in my opinion, it’s an...More

Thank brigibbons
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fancy, No. An Annapolis institution, Yes. Oysters, Clams, Shrimp, Crab, and much more--all terrific. Appetizers, Soups, Salads, Entrees---you'll like any and all. And if you're in the mood for a burger---great. A big surprise you'll like as well is the roast beef hash. Service is...More

Thank JoaninFrance
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly and professional staff. Thanks to Camille, our bartender, the service and food was great. Will definitely return.

Thank SirBarkley
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our first time eating here. And we loved it. Our waitress was Hailli. She was very personal and very professional. The atmosphere is incredible. So much history. The food is outstanding. This is our go-to restaurant from now on. Definitely a gem !!!!

Thank Pinoak868
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant building is very near the harbor. The walls are covered with photos of famous people who have visited. Being from Michigan, I liked the picture of Gerald Ford when he had a full head of hair! The food was very good. The portion...More

Thank teachertraveler11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice spot on the water for drinks and seafood, service was ok and food was pretty good. Nice size portions and great pub style food

Thank angelliz1968
Reviewed 8 October 2018

We just stopped in for an appetizer as we were walking around after the Sailboat show. We opted for the crab dip which was very creamy and served with 2 baguettes. I would order this again since it was very tasty. We sat at the...More

Thank Trisheee
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We stopped, Great food and service. A little noisy especiall in the bar area. Bathroom is on second floor no elevator noted.

Thank daltok614
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

After ordering McGarvry’s nachos for 23 years it was really disappointing to find they now use cheese wiz. When we mentioned it to Smiley the manager he just held up a finger and said “0ne opinion”. Sad to see the weekly go to bar, Go...More

Thank John S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Market Space, Annapolis, MD 21401-1804
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Annapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 410-263-5700
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