Each year, more and more families visit Ocean City, MD during the Thanksgiving holiday for a little late beach fun, local attractions, and the most important meal of the year – Thanksgiving dinner! We have assembled a quick guide here of local restaurants that will be offering a Thanksgiving menu so you can leave the cooking and cleaning to the experts this year. Please note that as more local restaurants post their Thanksgiving specials, this list will be updated, so visit often! This is the ShoreBread Team wishing you a very safe and happy holiday season!
28th Street Pit & Pub – 28th Street & Coastal Highway, Ocean City | 410-289-2020
Serving an All You Can Eat Thanksgiving Dinner from Noon-6pm on Thanksgiving Day for adults and children: $17.95 Adults / $6.95 Children 10 and Younger
32 Palm Restaurant – Located in the Hilton on 32nd Street & Baltimore Avenue, Ocean City | 410-289-6444
The 32 Palm Restaurant located within the Hilton is adding a twist to the traditional Thanksgiving buffet this year. In addition to the Carving Station that will include Smoked Ham and Roasted Turkey, the buffet will consist of Chicken Milano, Beef Tip Stroganoff and a Seafood Dish topped with Scallops and Shrimp. The side dishes are endless including a Salad Station, Baked Brie Station, Assorted Breads and Dessert Display. Call early for this family-friendly destination fills up fast!
BJ’s On The Water – 115 75th Street, Ocean City | 410-524-7575
BJ’s On The Water is serving Thanksgiving dinner for what seems like all day, from 11am – 10pm. You know what that means? You can have two Thanksgiving dinners without the guilt! A traditional served dinner includes Roast Turkey, Seasoned Sausage and Sage Dressings, Homemade Mashed Potatoes, Cranberry Orange Relish, Harvest Succotash, Rolls, Butter and Seasonal Dessert. Price per adult is $16.99 and special pricing for kids under 10 is $8.99. Winner!
Bonfire Restaurant – 7009 Coastal Highway, Ocean City | 410-524-7171
Early birds will appreciate the Bonfire this Thanksgiving as they will begin serving dinner at 12pm and accepting reservations until 8pm. In addition to Roast Turkey with Homemade Gravy and Glazed Country Ham, the Bonfire Thanksgiving buffet will include a variety of soups, salads, dressings, potatoes and vegetables. Don’t forget the awesome dessert selection that includes Pies, Puddings, Cobblers and Cakes!
Captain’s Table Restaurant – Located in the Courtyard by Marriott on the Boardwalk at 15th St. | 410-289-7192
Captain’s Table will offer a traditional Thanksgiving Buffet on November 24th from 1-8pm. The menu includes Carving Station with Sliced Turkey Breast and Ham, Baked Salmon, Fried Oysters, Stuffing and Gravy, Mashed Potatoes and so much more! For details, please visit the Captain’s Table on-line! For hotel rooms conveniently located in the Courtyard by Marriott, please call 410-289-5008.
Carousel Hotel – 118th Street & Oceanfront, Ocean City | 410-524-1100
The Carousel Hotel will be serving an All You Can Eat Buffet on Thanksgiving Day with seatings at 12pm, 2pm, 4pm and 6pm. Reservations are required for this special event and can be made by calling the hotel directly. Adults are $24.95 and Children 4-12 are priced for $14.95 each.
Clarion Hotel – 10100 Coastal Highway, Ocean City | 410-524-3535
The Clarion Hotel located on 101st Street in Ocean City is offering both a two-day and three-day package for Thanksgiving week. The two-night package includes ocean view accommodations with late check out and Thanksgiving Holiday Buffet dinner for two guests in Horizons Oceanfront Restaurant or the Crystal Ballroom. Choose the three-night package and automatically upgrade to a deluxe ocean view room for two!
Dunes Manor Hotel – 2800 Baltimore Avenue, Ocean City | 410-289-1100
The iconic Dunes Manor Hotel located at 28th Street and the Ocean is offering a fantastic hotel and dining package for Thanksgiving this year that includes a 2-night stay, Thanksgiving dinner for two guests and breakfast service for both mornings that you are there. The Thanksgiving buffet will be available during seatings at 12pm, 2pm, 4pm and 6pm. To reserve your Thanksgiving day hotel package or to simply make reservations for dinner, call today!
Embers Restaurant – 24th St. & Coastal Highway, Ocean City | 410-289-3322
The Embers Restaurant will open it’s doors on Thanksgiving Day at 1pm with a family-friendly buffet to include the usual Thanksgiving suspects and delicious desserts. Call early to reserve your table as Embers will fill up fast. Reservations will be available until 6pm and they will offer special pricing for children 12 and younger!
Fager’s Island – 201 56th Street, Ocean City | 410-524-5500 Dining | 410-524-5400 Hotels
Locals and tourists alike have been putting their Thanksgiving meal in the hands of the experienced team at Fager’s Island for decades. Serving a traditional Thanksgiving dinner to small groups and large groups from 1-8pm on Thanksgiving Day, reservations are always recommended for this festive day. In addition to a traditional turkey with all of the fixings, Fager’s will offer a limited menu to include Filet Mignon, Crab Cakes and more! Bonus: Kids 6-12 are only $6.95. Double Bonus: Children under 5 are free!
Harpoon Hanna’s – 39064 Harpoon Road, Fenwick Island | 302-539-3095
Spend your Thanksgiving Dinner with the iconic Harpoon Hanna’s located on 142nd Street and the Bay. Reservations are suggested for this Thanksgiving feast, which includes Roasted Turkey, Gravy, Ham, Mashed Potatoes, Yams, Green Beans, Salad, and Pumpkin Pie all served with their legendary fresh baked breads and Cranberry muffins. Complimentary seconds will be served!
Princess Royale – 91st Street Oceanfront, Ocean City | 410-524-7777 Ext. 2131
The Thanksgiving Buffet featured at the Princess Royale includes a variety of main entrees like Roasted Turkey, Top Round of Beef, Honey Glazed Baked Virginia Ham and Baked Atlantic Salmon. In addition to the many buffet offerings, guests will enjoy live entertainment during dinner service! Seating will be offered from 1pm – 5:30pm and reservations are a must. For those searching for an all-inclusive package, check out the Turkey Day Getaway and choose between an Ocean view or Pool view Suite while they last!
Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse – 11501 Maid at Arms Lane, Berlin | 888-632-4747
While best known for their sizzling steaks and amazing side dishes, the Ruth’s Chris team likes to add a little twist to their service for the holiday. This served dinner includes your choice of Soup or Salad to start, with a main course to include Oven Roasted Turkey, Mashed Potatoes, Sweet Potato Casserole, Sausage & Apple Stuffing and Homemade Cranberry Sauce. To top off the evening, each guest will be served a Mini Pumpkin Cheesecake with Ice Cream. Yum! If you are not a fan of Thanksgiving fare, no worries for Ruth’s Chris will be offering their regular menu on Thanksgiving Day from 1-8pm.
Smitty McGee’s – Rt. 54, West Fenwick Island | 302-436-4716
For those who prefer to stay in North OC, Smitty McGee’s is definitely a great option for celebrating Thanksgiving. Smitty McGee’s will be serving a traditional Thanksgiving dinner all day long beginning at 11am for only $10.95. If football is your favorite part about this holiday, catch all of the NFL action on one of their many TV’s!
The Atlantic Hotel – 2 North Main Street, Berlin | 410-641-3589
Spending the Thanksgiving holiday in America’s coolest small town just got even better! The Atlantic Hotel is offering their annual “Come for Thanksgiving and Stay for Christmas Getaway”. Included in this festive package is a two-night stay in a Victorian Deluxe Guest Room, Complimentary Hot Cider, Thanksgiving Dinner for Two in the Drummer’s Cafe, the annual Christmas Tree Lighting right in front of the hotel on Friday at dusk plus more!
The Restaurant at Lighthouse Sound – 12723 St. Martins Neck Road, Bishopville | 410-641-1189
The elegant Restaurant at Lighthouse Sound not only offers the perfect view of the Ocean City skyline, but the perfect menu for Thanksgiving Day! Complete with Carving Stations, Traditional Side Dishes and a Decadent Dessert Buffet, this is one that you should definitely keep on your list. Reservations begin at 12pm and the last seating will be at 7pm. Call today!
To start your Ocean City, Maryland Thanksgiving Tradition, book your Thanksgiving Getaway on VisitOceanCity.com or Click here to Reserve Your Room.