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O'Brien's Oyster Bar & Restaurant

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
113 Main St, Annapolis, MD 21401-2002
+1 410-268-6288
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good34%
  • Average23%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible7%
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“oysters” (18 reviews)
“french dip” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
113 Main St, Annapolis, MD 21401-2002
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited O'Brein's restaurant in Annapolis, Md. for lunch on a Saturday noon. What a mistake! Ordered a bowl of soup & my wife ordered some sort of crab sandwich. The drinks and bowl of soup arrived. One taste of the soup was like getting a...More

Thank robertmD2748BO
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Honest seafood and more. Great crabcakes! Friendly staff. This place has an amazing history. Every mid, since 1984, has been there.

Thank Exploration771292
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While visiting Annapolis recently, my husband and I stopped in O'Brien's for lunch. We shared the cheesy crab dip with crusted bread and crackers which was quite good. This was followed by a bowl of chili for my husband and a bowl of cream of...More

Thank kedavis4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in for dinner as it was rated really well on TripAdvisor, but was not really impressed. Got the 1/2 lb steamed shrimp. Taste was good, but got a whole 6 shrimp. I got the grilled seafood platter, and the grilled tuna looked very unappetizing....More

Reviewed 14 September 2018

O’Briens has a cozy atmosphere and warm decor. We were a party of seven and Marium (Mari), our waitress was very kind and personable. My husband ordered iced tea and said it was full of flavor. My daughter and I had the shrimp salad with...More

1  Thank Cathytraveling
Reviewed 6 August 2018

A family member hosted his wedding meal at O'Brien's. We arrived a bit early, but the staff hustled and prepared the tables very quickly while we got a drink at the bar. We ordered a variety of appetizers for the group, which they brought out...More

Thank Bob G
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Had the clams steamed with butter and raw on the half shell. Very good both ways and you can share with someone that won't eat them raw. Good beers on tap but no Smithwicks at an O'Brian's??? Bar could use a good clean as well...More

Thank pierre20639
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We decided to visit O'Brien's because we have had several great meals here "back in the day". Sadly, she is well past her prime. With all the great new restaurants in Annapolis, you should go anyplace else. To start with, the restaurant was uncomfortably dirty....More

Thank dianel_Bel_Air
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Liam did a great job taking care of us here! Amazing Happy Hour food and drink! Great fun bar atmosphere and outside seating!

Thank Bridget M
Reviewed 6 July 2018

We there long ago (20 yrs) when it was just a bar. Not anymore...food is great, place is clean and I understand they are going to open the upstairs with a new restaurant. I highly recommend.They also have a private room you can reserve for...More

Thank jtscho
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24 March 2017|
Response from Serviceprof | Reviewed this property |
A good assortment with some local craft beers in the mix.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 Main St, Annapolis, MD 21401-2002
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Annapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 410-268-6288
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