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Boatyard Bar & Grill

400 4th St, Annapolis, MD 21403-2504
+1 410-216-6206
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (56 reviews)
“oysters” (125 reviews)
“crab” (92 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
400 4th St, Annapolis, MD 21403-2504
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1 - 10 of 1,256 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Pretty nice place to chill. Don’t get to go to the platform area as there’s Christmas party going on and quite crowded. Got cheap shrimp and oyster for 1 or 2 dollar each. Good location as well.

Thank Xbing
Reviewed 2 days ago

I love the Boatyard. The food is always good and it’s a fun place to go. If you want a stuffy “5 star” restaurant don’t go. However if you want an enjoyable, fun place with a relaxed atmosphere, good food and fantastic sailing decorations this...More

Thank sailndive
Reviewed 2 days ago

Was lucky to make a last minute reservation after they had a cancellation. My wife and I enjoyed wonderful seafood and wine then an amazing desert to share. The coffee strong and properly brewed, hats off to the barista. The staff was definitely busy but...More

Thank guyc171
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We decided to eat here before walking around Annapolis. The food was terrific, great crab cakes and great beers. It’s been a while since we have been here. Hopefully we can get down again soon.

Thank Markoshannon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We dined at this location twice and the food was incredible! We loved the nautical feel. The crab cakes and crab dip were incredible. I wish this restaurant were closer. After leaving the restaurant, we walked to the marina and watched the sailboats. Annapolis is...More

Thank A B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had trouble deciding what to eat, as there were so many dishes that interested me, but I asked the waitress about the fish tacos and she highly recommended them. I got them grilled, my husband panko crusted. The side of rice and beans was also...More

Thank Mary Ellen H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I met my family here for lunch. We tried the crab cakes which were very excellent. I see why they are willing to ship them across the country. And they allowed us to split a plate for no charge. We also tried the Maryland crab...More

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family group of 5 arrived at noon today... 4 bloody Mary’s good lunch , great service excepting the male bartender who obviously did not want to be there. Negative spin on not making enough bloody‘s and he sure could have attempted a smile or two....More

Thank Flick115
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, great service, a bit pricey. Went with co-workers for dinner and food on a business trip. It was recommended by local staff. Excellent place. Everyone said they enjoyed the food. Price was high, but so was the quality of the food. Would recommend...More

Thank Gerald C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful time at the Boatyard! We started with local brews and once the waitstaff asked about dinner and we said crabs, of course, they rolled out the newspaper tablecloth and basically said 'How many?' Our choices were small, medium or large. Being...More

Thank Ilga P
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dons158
14 August 2017|
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Marc R
29 June 2017|
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Response from Christopher C | Reviewed this property |
I assume that crab cakes are $23 for a plate with 2. Best to check the menu online. I have discussed the crab cake quality with my friend who is a Maryland Girl. She says that the Boat Yard crab cakes are in the top 2 or 3... More
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Colleen N
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Response from majshanman | Reviewed this property |
Can't imagine it being a problem. You'll see a wide range of dress.
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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
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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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