Ocean City Today

Inside Going Out

By Taylor Sloan | Sep 21, 2017
Photo by: Taylor Sloan/Ocean City Today Cat Szuchnicki of Brown Hill, Virginia, left, digs into some crabs with Mary Szuchnicki of Hagerstown, Maryland, center, and Kathleen Blair of Baltimore, at Crab Bag on 130th Street, Monday.

(Sept. 22, 2017) September is dwindling down, and Sunfest weekend is already here!

I am definitely a fan of Italian sausage and yummy sweets from the vendors that are set up. Try to stop by the local organizations in the food tent like the Lioness Club, Ocean City Optimist Club and the Elks because all of them raise scholarship money for Stephen Decatur High School students, my alma mater.

The Big Easy on 60, 60th Street, serves lunch daily at 11 a.m. Breakfast is available Friday through Monday, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Happy hour is offered daily from 1-6 p.m. and for a limited time, enjoy half-price appetizers and drinks Monday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Football game specials include $6 sliders, $9 chili nachos and $8 wings (10). Try the “Big Easy Football Feast” for $29, which includes two domestic drafts or sodas, 20 wings, four sliders, Cajun fries and fixings.

Friday through Sunday have $4-$6 appetizers, and special drink prices including $5 fresh fruit crushes, frozens and craft beers, $3.50 rail drinks and house wine, $3 domestic beer and $2 off any specialty cocktail.

This Saturday, hear Island Fusion and the Drum Lady, 3-6 p.m. Catch Bryan Russo on the patio Sunday, Sept. 24 from noon to 3 p.m. To hear more, call 410-524-2305, and visit www.thebigeasyon60.com.

Big Eye Jacks, Fenwick Island, is open Monday through Friday at 4 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday at 11:30 a.m.

Thursday, enjoy $2 tacos, $2 tequila shots, $2 Coronas and $2 rail margaritas. Friday is crab cake night. Get a single crab cake for $10 or double for $20. Saturday, is mac and cheese night, and buy one dessert, get one free. Sunday, try a half-price entrée. To view the menu, visit www.bigeyejacks.com.

BJ’s on the Water, 75th Street, offers live entertainment this weekend starting with Full Circle on Friday, Sept. 22 at 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23, catch Chest Pains. Wednesday, don’t miss Two Guys and a Mama at 6-9 p.m.

Happy hour is 4-7 p.m. Monday through Friday with drink specials including $1.75 domestic draft mugs and $3 pints, $2.25 Miller Lite, Coors Light and Natural Light cans, $3.25 domestic bottle, $3.50 rail beverages and premium beer, $4.25 house wine and $4.50 import beer.

Happy hour food specials include $5.99 hot fingers with fries/pretzel dog and fries, $7.99 pork BBQ sliders and $6.99 three-pack of saloon burgers.

Don’t miss the tailgate menu, featuring $6.99 three-pack saloon burgers (add cheese $7.79), three-pack hogette sliders, $7.99, three-pack chicken finger sliders, $5.99, Red Skin fried shrimp in a basket, $8.99 and “Old Bay” cheese hand cut fries, $8.99.

For more, visit www.BJsonthewater.com.

Bourbon Street on the Beach, 116th Street, features happy hour 3-7 p.m. daily, with $2 Natural Light, $2.50 drafts, $3.50 rail drinks, $5 house wine and margaritas and $6 hurricanes and crushes.

Food specials include $1 oysters, $8 char grilled oysters, $9 wings and $8 half-pound burgers.

Enjoy ribs and slaw for $14.99 during NFL Sunday and $30 crabs.

Friday, Sept. 22, hear Reform School, 8-11 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23, TBA, 8-11 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 24, catch John Schaffer, 6-9 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 27, enjoy open mic, 9-11 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 28, listen to Chris Button, 7-10 p.m. For more, call 443-664-2896.

Clarion, 101st Street, offers several dining and nightlife options.

Inside the Ocean Club nightclub dance to Power Play at 9:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 22 and Saturday, Sept. 23.

Breakers Pub opens at 11 a.m. and offers $6.95 lunch specials. Happy hour is 4-7 p.m. daily with $2.30 drafts, $2.90 domestic beers, rail drinks and house wines and $3.85 margaritas.

NFL specials include $8.95 turkey cheesesteak sliders, pound of wings, fish tacos, quarter-pound kosher hot dog and Ravens burger, and $9 16-inch thin crust pizza. Drink specials include $2.30 Yuengling and Coors Light drafts, $2.90 domestic bottles, house wines and rails, and $3.85 house margaritas. To hear more, call 410-524-3535.

Coconuts Bar and Grill, located at Castle in the Sand Hotel, 37th Street, offers happy hour from 5-6 p.m. daily with two-for-one drinks.

Coconuts features its own craft brew by Burley Oak Brewing Company, “Drunken Monkey Ale,” an American Pale Ale.

Tipsy Turtle Tuesday is over for the year. Everyone who ordered a Tipsy Turtle beverage on Tuesdays was entered into a drawing for a getaway to Greene Turtle Cay in Abaco, The Bahamas. Drawing will take place Sunday, Sept. 24.

Try Coconuts’ Eastern Shore crab dip and crab salad. An assortment of appetizers, salads, sandwiches, burgers, tacos and wraps are also available.

Friday, Sept. 22, hear Monkee Paw, 5-9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23, catch Copper Sky, noon to 4 p.m., followed by the Zion Reggae, 5-9 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 24, listen to Aaron Howell, noon to 4 p.m., followed by the Lauren Glick Band, 5-9 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 28, hang out with Kevin Poole and Joe Mama, 4-8 p.m. For more, visit www.castleinthesand.com.

Coins, located on 28th Street, offers game day food and drink specials. Drink specials include $2 Miller High Life, $2.50 16-ounce Natty Boh, $2.75 domestic drafts (Yuengling, Coors Light and Miller Lite), $3 Ravens shooters, $3.50 cabernet and chardonnay, and $5 bombs.

Food specials include $2 quarter-pound hot dog, $5 nacho and cheese, $6 pretzel sticks and cheese dip, three cheeseburger or oyster sliders, oyster or calamari basket and fries, and $8 crabby pretzel. Monday night is burger night. Enjoy $6 burgers, 6-9 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 23, hear Hannah Spelled Backwards at 9 p.m. For more, call 410-289-3100.

Duffy’s Bayside Bar and Grill, in the Montego Bay Shopping Center, 130th Street, offers football specials all day and night on Sunday and during the game on Monday and Thursday night.

Food specials include $5.99 bang bang shrimp, $5.50 quesadilla, $3.50 quarter-pound hot dog, $5.99 wings, $9.99 half-rack baby back ribs and $10.99 crabby patties.

Also, Thursday night cornhole is back on the outside stadium deck. Nightly dinner specials are offered as well. Happy hour is noon to 6 p.m. daily. Get domestic bottle and drafts for $2.25, import beers for $3.50, Guinness for $5, rails are $3 and calls and house wine are $3.75.

Don’t miss Bob Hughes on Friday, 5-8 p.m.; and Saturday at 7 p.m. is Team Trivia w/ DJ Chuck D.

To hear more, call 410-250-1449.

Fenwick Crabhouse, 100 Coastal Highway Fenwick Island, opens daily at 11 a.m.

Happy hour is from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. with $7 food specials include crab dip quesadilla, Fenwick baked oysters, fish and chips and “Cali” dog with fries. Drink specials include $2 domestic drafts, $2.50 cans, $3 martinis, $4 rail drinks and $5 house wine by the glass.

Crab specials include $3 off each person’s all-you-can-eat order before 4 p.m. For more information, call 302-539-2500.

Fish Tales, 22nd Street, bayside, provides happy hour 3-6 p.m. daily with $5 orange crushes.

Torada Tuesday features $4 Torada shots and $5 bombs. Wednesday is locals night, where guests can enjoy 75-cent Natural Light drafts and $2.75 wells. Friday, get $4 fireball shots, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. To hear more, call 410-289-0990.

Frog Bar and Grill, 806 S. Atlantic Avenue at the Inlet Village, features all day and night drink specials including $1.75 Natural Light, $2.75 Bud Light bottles, $3 froggy shooters and $5 orange crush. Enjoy Froggy Hour from 8-9 p.m. with $1 Miller Lite and Bud Light drafts and $5 pitchers.

Frog Bar and Grill also serves breakfast from 8-11 a.m. To hear more, call 410-289-FROG.

Harborside Bar & Grill, 12841 S. Harbor Rd. West Ocean City, offers happy hour from 4-7 p.m. Monday through Friday. Drink specials include $2 rails and domestic bottles and drafts, and $5.50 orange crushes. Food specials include $5.99 buffalo wings, pound of steamed shrimp, $7.99 bowl of garlic mussels and two dozen steamed clams for $12.99.

Friday, Sept. 22, catch DJ Billy T at 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23, hear Side Project or Chris Button, 2-6 p.m., followed by DJ Jeremy at 9 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 24, check out Opposite Directions, 2-6 p.m.

Monday, listen to Blake Haley, 4-7 p.m., followed by DJ Billy T at 7 p.m. Tuesday, catch Funk Shue, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 27, sing karaoke with DJ Jeremy, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 28, Opposite Directions plays from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.

For all things from the home of the Original Orange Crush, visit www.weocharborside.com.

At Higgins, 31st Street, enjoy its all-you-can-eat crabs and corn for $29.99. Customers can select AUCE shrimp and ribs for $25.99 per person. While at Higgins, try a couple popular appetizers such as the scallops and oyster casino. For more specials, call 410-289-2581.

Marina Deck, 306 Dorchester Street, is open at 11 a.m. for lunch and dinner daily, with happy hour 3-6 p.m. Specials include $2.25 drafts, $2.75 bottles and $5.75 crushes, $5.99 half-pound of steamed shrimp, $6.99 for a dozen clams and 79-cent wings (at the two bars only).

Thursday is Karaoke with J-Lo from 9-11 p.m. For more information, visit www.marinadeckrestaurant.com or call 410-289-4411.

M.R. Ducks, Talbot Street, has happy hour Monday through Friday, 3-6 p.m., excluding days with entertainment. Drink specials include $1.75 Natural Light, $2.50 domestic beer, $3 rail drinks, $4 craft and import beer. Food specials include $3 bar dogs, $5 clams/Old Bay wings and $6 steamed shrimp.

Catch live music starting Friday with Kevin Poole at 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23, hear Bonedaddy’s at 4 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 24, listen to Overtime at 3 p.m. For more information, visit www.mrducks.com.

Nick’s House of Ribs, 145th Street, is open 3 p.m. to midnight daily and at noon, Saturday and Sunday. Check out its football special during Sunday game in the bar and all-you-can-eat ribs and chicken for $13.99. For more, visit www.nickshouseofribs.com.

Ocean City Fish Company, in the commercial harbor in West Ocean City, is open at 11 a.m. daily Try AUCE crabs, corn and hush puppies for $30.

Happy hour is Monday through Friday, 3-7 p.m. Drink specials include $1.50 domestic drafts, $2.50 domestic bottles, $3.50 rail drink and house wines, $4.50 calls and $5 crushes and frozen beverages. Food specials includes half-price appetizers. Visit www.ocfishcompany.com.

Pickles Pub, 706 Philadelphia Avenue, offers happy hour Monday through Friday, 3-6 p.m. Drink specials include $2.25 domestic drafts and bottles, $3 Evolution Craft Brewing Lot 3, $3.50 house wine and rail beverages, and $5 orange crushes.

Food specials are eat-in-only and include $3.99 Boardwalk fries, $4.99 stadium nachos, $5.99 sliders (three mini burger or pulled pork), $6 tacos (three beef, chicken or pork) and $6.99 one-pound of wings (nuclear, hot or Baltimore).

Monday, enjoy 55-cent wings all day and night with purchase of a beverage. Catch DJ Jeremy at 10 p.m. doing karaoke with $3 Corona and Corona Light specials. Tuesday, have $1.50 tacos until 3 p.m. with a beverage purchase. Music starts at 10 p.m. with DJ Adam Dutch. Get $2 Presidente, PBR and Natty Boh drafts.

Wednesday, get half-price burgers all day/night with purchase of a beverage. Starting at 7 p.m. have a “local pint” and keep the glass. Thursday, DJ Wax plays music beginning at 10 p.m. Drink $4 Hoop Tea or get Fireball shots for $4.

Saturday, hear Men of Paws at 10 p.m. Sunday, 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. have a $5 Bloody Mary or mimosa, and 10 p.m. to close enjoy late night happy hour specials. Sing karaoke with DJ Jeremy on Monday, beginning at 10 p.m. For more, call 410-289-4891.

Phillips Seafood House, 14101 Coastal Hwy., is closed Monday through Thursday until Oct. 14. Friday, the menu and buffet will be available at 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, menu and buffet, available at 4 p.m.

Friday and Saturday happy hour is until 7 p.m. and Sunday until close. Drink specials include $2.50 domestic drafts and bottles, $4 craft beer, $3 wine, sangria and spirits, and $5 crushes. In addition, enjoy $5 and $7 food specials with purchase of a beverage.

Have a crab feast for $19, available for menu dining when seated by 6 pm. Receive five medium crabs, quarter-pound steamed shrimp, two pieces of chicken, corn on the cob, cole slaw and watermelon. For more, call 410-250-1200.

Pizza Tugos, Route 50 in West Ocean City, has happy hour Monday through Friday, 3-6 p.m. Drink specials include $2 Miller Lite and Yuengling drafts, $2.99 craft beer drafts and $1.99 rail drinks. Get $1 cheese pizza slices during happy hour.

Check out the “Freaking Insanity Football special” including all-you-can-eat wings and pizza for $10.99 during games. Order online at www.pizzatugos.com.

Purple Moose, 108 S Atlantic Ave., on the Boardwalk between Talbot and Caroline streets, features CK the DJ/VJ, 2 p.m., and One Louder, 10 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. Sunday, Sept. 24, hear CK the DJ/VJ at  2 p.m. and again at 9 p.m.

For more, visit www.purplemoosesaloon.com.

Ropewalk, 82nd Street, is open daily. Happy hour is available from 2-6 p.m., Monday through Friday. Drink specials include $2 off drafts as well as $2.50 select domestics, $4 Slushies, wines and rails, and $5.50 crushes. Happy hour food specials include half-price bada bing shrimp and wings.

Enjoy brunch at Ropewalk, Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more, call 410-524-1009.

Seacrets, 49th Street, opens daily at 11 a.m. Happy hour is 4-7 p.m.

Monday through Friday happy hour drink specials include $6 frozen rum runner, pina colada, orange crush and electric lemonade; $5 Seacrets spirits – gin, vodka, orange, lemon and grapefruit vodkas, white, gold, spiced and coconut rums, light-whiskey and bourbon-whiskey.

Friday, hear Opposite Directions, 5-9 p.m. on the pier. Catch S.T.O.R.M, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. on the beach. In the night club, DJ Tuff spins, 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Catch my favorite band, Garden State Radio at 10 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 23, hang out on the beach with DJ Tuff, noon to 2 a.m. The Jim Long Band, is on at 5 p.m., followed by S.T.O.R.M at 9 p.m. In the nightclub catch DJ Cruz at 9 p.m., and Garden State Radio rocking the club at 10 p.m. For more, call 410-524-4900.

Shenanigan’s Irish Pub, Fourth Street and the Boardwalk, offers happy hour Monday through Friday, 3-6 p.m. Drink specials include domestic bottles for $2.75; import and craft drafts, $4.50; Guinness, $5; rail drinks, $3; and Shillelagh (frozen green drink) and house wine for $4.

Friday, Sept. 22 and Saturday, Sept. 23, hear Malone & the Lads, 9 p.m. For more, call 410-289-7181.

Shrimp Boat, 9724 Stephen Decatur Highway, is open daily, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Friday take advantage of an AUCE crab special, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The cost is $1.50 per crab for dine-in only.

Happy hour is 2-6 p.m. Monday through Friday, with $2 domestic drafts. Saturday and Sunday have AUCE crab and corn for $28.88, add shrimp for an additional $10. This special is dine-in only and seating is available until 3 p.m. To hear more, call 410-213-0448.

Skye Bar, 66th Street, opens at 3 p.m. Monday through Friday and 11:30 a.m. Saturday and Sunday. Happy hour is 3-6 p.m. with food and drink specials. Have $1 oysters and get a 1.25-pound lobster for $20. Drink specials include $1 off drafts, $3.50 rails, $4 house wines and $5 orange crushes. Enjoy half-price bottles of champagne from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily.

Catch Aaron Howell on Friday at 4 p.m. Saturday, hear the Stims at 4 p.m. For more, visit www.skyebaroc.com.

Sunset Grille, Sunset Avenue, West Ocean City, offers two-for-one happy hour from 3-5 p.m. daily. Select appetizers are half-price too. Call 410-213-8110 for more information.

If you have an event coming up you would like me to highlight in Inside Going Out, send me an email at Taylor@OceanCityToday.net. You can also check out this column online at www.oceancitytoday.net.


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