As the month of August settles upon our shores, we all come to the same sad conclusion that summer will soon come to a close. But while it is still sunny and warm, let’s wrap up summer with a bang! Whether your drink of choice is a Natty Boh or margarita, we’re lining up Ocean City’s top rated bars for the best bar crawl ever. We even lined them up in order as you go down the board walk.

Harborside Bar & Grill 

12841 Harbor Rd, Ocean City, MD 21842

(410) 213-1846

Home to West Ocean City’s best Orange Crush, the rustic waterfront bar and restaurant is a great place to hangout. But it’s not just a scenic drinking spot. Harborside’s menu boasts of a variety of delectable dishes including steaks, seafood, pasta and juicy burgers. Other events like ladies night and live music make the impending end of summer feel far away.


2207 Herring Way, Ocean City, MD 21842

(410) 289-0990

Located in Bahia Marina on the bayside, Fishtails is the place for relaxed casual dining. Some of the sea-inspired menu options include conch fritters, Crabby mac ‘n cheese and awesome fish tacos. Fishtails also hosts a range of events, including the Poor Girls Open, a ladies only fishing competition that donates proceeds to breast cancer research.

Seacrets Bar and Grill

117 49th St, Ocean City, MD 21842

(410) 524-4900

Waterfront dining, live entertainment, club atmosphere, great food and drinks- Seacrets has it all. The internationally known venue brings a taste of Jamaica to everyone who visits. Whether you come to eat brunch at one of the tables in the bay or arrive later in the evening to dance the night away, Seacrets is a fun, safe bet.

Fager’s Island

201 60th St, Ocean City, MD 21842

(410) 524-5500

Get away to an island…Fager’s Island! This place has great drinks and dining, but also awesome events. Stop by for great nightlife any time during the week and start out your week with their famous Monday deck parties. Any day you visit you can expect to hear music from any genre including local bands and DJ’s. Fager’s has also demonstrated that they are local craft beer advocates, with just about any beer you can think of from Delmarva to Pennsylvania.

Liquid Assets

9301 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City, MD 21842

(410) 524-7037

Looking for a classy night out? Make your way to the Bistro and package goods store that is Liquid Assets. Obviously being foodies, this place was a draw for us, with dishes like Chilled Smoky Watermelon Gazpacho, made with Smith Island crab meat, spiced roasted grapes and marcona almonds; Seared Scallops Risotto, cooked with roasted garlic, confit shallots, wild mushrooms, french peas, grana padano, herbs; and their great list of deserts featuring Burley Oaks Root beer float!