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McLoone's Pier House

141 National Plz, National Harbor, MD 20745-1134
+1 301-839-0815
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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“seafood” (32 reviews)
“crab cakes” (39 reviews)
“salmon” (21 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
141 National Plz, National Harbor, MD 20745-1134
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Here as a party of nine, including two young kids. Service was very attentive, got all our orders right, water glasses filled, even at a busy time. Food was very good.

Thank OldCranky
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Met my family here after work. Enjoyed the pallella and hot crab bruschetta. Christopher was a very engaging waiter and did a great job.

Thank Kenneth B
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Very accommodating for 12 on patio overlooking the harbor but they made a big production out of having 2 servers taking care of us, however service was somewhat lacking - food came out very piecemeal in two's and gaps so a couple of people had...More

Thank RoseBowlTraveler
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is the place for seafood lovers. We enjoyed a combo platter that included shrimp, lobster, etc. Everything was super fresh and cooked to perfection. Located close water, the view while dinning was a great sight.

Thank kirky4
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Love this place....sitting on the pier overlooking the ferriswheel, and the Potomac river, people watching. The food and service was great. Part of our outings as our family reunion. My husband and I enjoyed Betty's Harvest salad, crab cake sandwich with fries, Poke Ahi tuna...More

Thank sage97
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We stopped in here for dinner one night without a reservation. We were told we could eat in the bar area without waiting so we did. Everyone in our party said the food was good. They have a large digital clock near the bar that...More

Thank gwevans
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We had our 1st anniversary dinner here, and the food was outstanding! We were seated on the pier, and the ambiance was great! Having dinner and watching the sunset was a bonus. The Crab Stuffed Shrimp was amazing! My husband had the Seafood Gumbo which...More

Thank Simplicity29
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

This place is about on par with the prices of restaurants in this area and is a great location with outdoor seating overlooking the harbor. A group of four of us went and got the crab dip as an appetizer; it was phenomenal. I'm sure...More

Thank Mehands
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Nice location for dinner - we went with a group of 10 last night. The food was very good. We ordered calamari and coconut shrimp as appetizers. Orders for the entree included steak, lamb chops, ribs, paella, lobster bisque, and crab ravioli. Everyone raved about...More

Thank DonK777
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Was here with a group of 10 to 12. Food was outstanding! Lobster Bisque was as good as I have ever had. Crab ravioli was fantastic! Service however lowered my rating from 5 to 4. Orders....especially drink orders were constantly wrong and ridiculously slow.

Thank Bthummel
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Questions & Answers
Alicia M
27 December 2016|
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Response from McLoonesManagement | Property representative |
Yes, we have a full kids menus offering many different selections from burgers to hot dogs, macaroni and cheese, etc. It is available at all times. Thanks for inquiring.
24 April 2016|
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Response from Broadus B | Reviewed this property |
National Harbor MD, exit 2b on I-95 literally on the border of VA .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$26 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 National Plz, National Harbor, MD 20745-1134
  • Public Transportation: A metro bus stop is less than a block from our restaurant. This bus takes you to the Branch Avenue metro stop, where you can catch the metro into the city.
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  National Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 301-839-0815
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