We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ky West Restaurant & Lounge

5401 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City, MD 21842-7250
+1 443-664-2836
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“filet oscar” (7 reviews)
“steak” (18 reviews)
All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5401 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City, MD 21842-7250
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (176)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 175 reviews

Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had dinner to celebrate. We were the only customers that Monday night but the food was fantastic.The place was recommended by a friend and I have already recommended it to several people.

Thank grudz55
Reviewed 20 November 2017

My husband and I visited here off season on a Friday night as we were in OCMD for a weekend getaway. What a great find! Both our meals were delicious. I had the steak which was one of the best steaks I've had in a...More

Thank EMG51
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Been there many times and food is outstanding. Yesterday was unfortunately not very good and service was just not good. Kieth was our server--he was never around--he was hanging out in kitchen most of time it appears. The other servers looked great and were working...More

1  Thank jjs4653
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Thursday Nov 16, 2017, my husband took us to Ky West to celebrate my birthday, our first visit to this restaurant. This is now our favorite restaurant in OC!! Wish we had room for dessert or thought to get a slice of their bumbleberry pie...More

Thank cbevard1
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Showed up here without a reservation was told 5-10 minute wait. Great. We were seated in about 15 minutes, no problem. The problem was 1. the dining room was incredibly loud and 2. we never saw a server. We sat there for 15-20 minutes yelling...More

Thank recess4us2
Reviewed 4 October 2017

My family dined at Ky-West Restaurant in Ocean City, MD on September 23, 2017. The restaurant did not have tables inside so we opted to sit on the outdoor patio. We were very disappointed with the service and the meal. Our waiter took our drink...More

Thank anndH7797YQ
Chrystal K, Manager at Ky West Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

I am so sorry you had a bad experience with us last weekend. I do assure you that these are not things that happen often with us. It was a bad weekend. You did not deserve for this to happen and I sincerely apologize about...More

Reviewed 2 October 2017

Went to Ky West to celebrate my wife's birthday in the fine dining area based on Trip Advisor reviews! Went on Saturday September 30 around 5:45 or so, and wish I could remember our waitresses name (long dark hair) - she was THE BEST! Very...More

Thank metsfan2017
Chrystal K, Manager at Ky West Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you so much for the 5 star review! Andi must have been your server. She is a doll. We are so happy you enjoyed our food! We take a lot of pride in the meals we serve! Thank you so much and we are...More

Reviewed 23 September 2017

Well arrived at Ocean city as visiting family for a wedding and decided to hit the beach as the weather was hot.M daughters now fiancé wanted a restaurant to propose in, reviews great so booked in.Fruendly staff,nice bar area and defiantly upper market than most...More

1  Thank shellpots
Chrystal K, Manager at Ky West Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Thank you so much for the review! We are thrilled that such an amazing memory took place in our establishment!

Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

It's been a year since I visited this restaurant. I really enjoyed it the last time. This time, the burger was fair, French fries were soggy and tasteless. The dill pickle served with it tasted like a soggy cucumber with no dill flavor at all!

Thank Bill V
Chrystal K, Manager at Ky West Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

I am so sorry you had a bad experience. I assure you this is not something we deal with on a regular basis. I really hope you come back and give us another chance!

Reviewed 11 September 2017

Been here 3 years in a row, while visiting on vacation, and, they've never disappointed. Last night was another very nice visit. First of all, our server, Johnny brought his A Game to work....He knows what being a good server is all about. My wife...More

Thank Mike H
Chrystal K, Manager at Ky West Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Thank you so much for the 5 star review! We are delighted that you enjoyed your Ky West experience!!! Johnny is over the moon that you posted this amazing review! We look forward to future visits with you!!

Nearby HotelsSee all 104 hotels in Ocean City
Best Western Ocean City Hotel & Suites
398 reviews
.10 km away
Quality Inn Oceanfront
692 reviews
.17 km away
The Edge
94 reviews
.40 km away
Coconut Malorie Resort
320 reviews
.51 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Fager's Island Restaurant & Bar
1,210 reviews
.51 km away
Dumser's Dairyland Drive-In - 49th Street
554 reviews
.23 km away
1,028 reviews
.53 km away
Bad Monkey
306 reviews
.38 km away
Nearby Attractions
Roland E. Powell Convention Center
141 reviews
1.30 km away
Seacrets Distilling Company
29 reviews
.53 km away
Odyssea Watersports
231 reviews
.35 km away
Seacrets, Jamaica U.S.A.
529 reviews
.53 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Marykay A
18 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Chrystal K | Property representative |
We have an amazing burger selections, made from the best beef you can find! Our Tuna melt is delicious and our Crab Cake sandwich is out of this world! We have an array of salads to choose from as well!!!!
26 June 2016|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Chrystal K | Property representative |
Happy Hour is 4 till 7 every day! We offer burgers, steamed shrimp, wings and calamari.. Our drinks specials are fantastic too! $5 wines, $3 domestic bottles and $4 well drinks.. not to mention we have cool drink Specials
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5401 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City, MD 21842-7250
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: +1 443-664-2836
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing