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The Shark on the Harbor

12924 Sunset Ave, Ocean City, MD 21842-9270
+1 410-213-0924
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:30 - 22:00 Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
12924 Sunset Ave, Ocean City, MD 21842-9270
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent food and view, I had beet and berry salad with stuffed crab avocado waitress good husband had grilled chicken Caesar salad

Thank TIna R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in to The Shark Restaurant for lunch. We were seated at a table that overlooked the water, very lovely view. We ordered an appetizer called Oysters 'Fredo. We decided to share it. The plate arrived with four large oysters, 2 for each of...More

1  Thank Toni112950
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in for lunch during our journey up the east coast after reading the numerous positive reviews while searching for a local / non-chain seafood experience. We were very impressed. Great views with seats along their all glass walls. We started with a couple...More

1  Thank jtkuikslvr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We shared a Mixed Green Salad (Organic Greens, tomatoes, pickled red onion, cucumbers, pickled blueberries, candied pecans, yogurt herb dressing) and Blackened Mahi Mahi Toastados w/beans and rice. It was delicious. You can taste how fresh and my picky eater loved it! Of course I...More

1  Thank TravelPhotogrpher
Reviewed 20 March 2018

sea to table dining- phenomenal service- great portions- terrific ambiance- appetizers are creative and delicious- THE FISHERMENS STEW IS TO DIE FOR- N the entrees with sides are superb , tasty n well worth the prices.. stop here every visit-

Thank George K
Reviewed 16 March 2018

We had a lovely evening at the Shark. We ordered the shrimp dip bread bowl as an appetizer and Four lobster dinners. Our server, Edwin, started us off with a treat from the chef...a slice of Granny Smith apple with a walnut and blue cheese...More

1  Thank Jim W
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Was looking for a place for a birthday lunch celebration with friends near Ocean PInes and happened upon this spot. The menu was tempting and listed organic ingredients, which are always preferable. The restaurant atmosphere is rustic with lovely views of the harbor. We ordered...More

1  Thank Foodie2713
Reviewed 4 March 2018

I was not very hungry so all I had was a bison burger that was cooked very nicely at a medium rare and paired with a local Flying Fish Brewer ale. My dinner companions were very satisfied with their dinners also.

Thank BestPaws
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We came into Ocean City having never been there before... in December... So nothing is as great as a place like The Shark on the Harbor, being open! It was a great area, right on the water, and a view of the harbor from anywhere...More

Thank Brent N
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Perfect atmosphere for Chatting with friends over brunch and lunch! Spectacular views, service and food!

1  Thank Michele L
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25 July 2017|
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Response from carandale | Reviewed this property |
I don't know but suggest you call them.
James B
30 April 2017|
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Response from TSOTH32 | Property representative |
We write our menu twice daily based on what's fresh and available. The majority of our ingredients are sourced locally so we never know what we're going to have on hand. The beauty of that is we always have a seasonally... More
Josette A
17 February 2017|
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Response from thepetalpusher | Reviewed this property |
There are a lot of boats in the arra, but yes, you can see the sunset!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12924 Sunset Ave, Ocean City, MD 21842-9270
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: +1 410-213-0924
  • E-mail
real food * from scratch We believe that great food and healthful ingredients are not mutually exclusive of each other. We buy organic produce from local farmers and seafood from the commercial fishing harbor right outside our restaurant. We feature all natural products - steering clear of preservatives and antibiotics. Whole grains and whole foods are used in the preparation of our menu - which our chefs write twice daily, based on what's fresh, available and delicious. Fresh. Local. Organic. Taste the difference.
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