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Food and restaurants in Ocean City

Top restaurants

Bar
“Excellent food, great location, friendly staff and moderately priced. You can't go wrong by choosing to dine at the Crab Trap. Free parking on site.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Meal Delivery
“Manco & Manco is the most popular spot in Ocean City for pizza and, in my opinion, the best pizza I've ever had. There are several locations, however, their 9th street location is the only one open year-round. This place is a must!”
  • 10 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Hole in a wall, but wow food is delicious. Be prepare to wait, no reservations and only open in summer.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
“Food, Service and Outdoor Atmosphere are all AMAZING! The French Toast is great, and be sure to try the Fresh Squeezed OJ :)”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bakery
“If the wind is right and the windows are open you can smell the doughnuts right in your bed here at Sea Garden Cottage. Take a bike ride up and get in line (theres always a line but it goes fast) and get fresh-made doughnuts or breakfast or lunch if you're on the beach at 3rd Street. It's only about a block away on the Boardwalk if you're camped out on the beach for the day. Brown's is expensive so maybe a treat for breakfast one morning. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Hawaiian Restaurant
“Hula Grill is a good spot for dinner. There are good fish and meat options. And the salad dressing is great - they even sell it to bring home with you! They are cash only and not as budget friendly, but still a good spot if you are craving seafood.”
  • 8 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Fresh, HOT donuts made right before your eyes and the best coffee! Get on the boardwalk, turn left! Keep walking! They are beyond the rides, a short walk! You will LOVE it! Everybody goes there for the cider donuts!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
“Unique & tasty breakfast menu but you can't go wrong with lunch and dinner either.”
  • 3 locals recommend

Cafes

Breakfast Spot
“Food, Service and Outdoor Atmosphere are all AMAZING! The French Toast is great, and be sure to try the Fresh Squeezed OJ :)”
  • 6 locals recommend
Café
“Unique & tasty breakfast menu but you can't go wrong with lunch and dinner either.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bed & Breakfast
“2 Minutes away, located on the bay with beautiful views. Live Music often. Nice bar. Good food with affordable deck menu outside and normal prices inside.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
“Positively 4th is great for specialty coffee. It has a cozy atmosphere and friendly staff. They feature local artists work. This is walking distance from the bugalow (about an 8 minute walk).”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
“The coffee (cold brew/nitro especially), ice cream + fresh donuts are all AMAZING. Not to mention the great atmosphere!! Do not miss this place, your taste buds will thank you! I highly reccommend the ice cream donut sandwich :)”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
“Best coffee in town and only a block away. Great scones, fresh baked breads, quiche, muffins and quaint little tables inside and out. Take-out entrees but pricey and you don't get much. But everything else is awesome! In the summer Maggie makes homemade crust and pizzas. Wonderful!!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
  • 1 local recommends

Bakeries

Bakery
“If the wind is right and the windows are open you can smell the doughnuts right in your bed here at Sea Garden Cottage. Take a bike ride up and get in line (theres always a line but it goes fast) and get fresh-made doughnuts or breakfast or lunch if you're on the beach at 3rd Street. It's only about a block away on the Boardwalk if you're camped out on the beach for the day. Brown's is expensive so maybe a treat for breakfast one morning. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Café
“Positively 4th is great for specialty coffee. It has a cozy atmosphere and friendly staff. They feature local artists work. This is walking distance from the bugalow (about an 8 minute walk).”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
“Great Italian Food. Excellent Breakfast Sandwiches, Great variety of bread and take out food as well. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bakery
“Worth every penny (around $18 for a dozen) Plain, walnut or raisin. Best I have had in South Jersey. Even left over buns (Not likely) are a treat the next day (Keep in a container to prevent drying out), put a slab of butter on top of each bun, warm and smile till they are gone. It will not take long. Get there early in the morning and they will still be warm.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
  • 2 locals recommend