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Shenanigan's Irish Pub and Grille

4TH & Boardwalk, 309 N. Atlantic Ave., Ocean City, MD 21842
+1 410-289-7181
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“waffle fries” (42 reviews)
“shepard's pie” (19 reviews)
“fish and chips” (51 reviews)
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4TH & Boardwalk, 309 N. Atlantic Ave., Ocean City, MD 21842
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Reviewed 21 January 2008

I eat at Shenanigan's at least once every time I go to Ocean City. I have never had a bad meal or poor service! Their crab cake is one of the best I've had anywhere with so much crab and little filler. I also enjoy...More

2  Thank heika27
Reviewed 18 January 2008

I wonder where some of the persons reviewing Shenanigans in Ocean City usually dine while in Ocean City, Maryland. I would like to know to which restaurants they are comparing Shenanigans. I eat at Shenanigans two or more times every time I go to Ocean...More

1  Thank kmdelli
Reviewed 18 January 2008

I eat at Shenanigan's every time I go to Ocean City. Their crab cakes are the best I have found in OC. I also enjoy other entrees on the menu. I think their prices are very reasonable. I have never had a problem with service...More

Thank sandydeb06
Reviewed 27 September 2007

This place is great if you just want to grab a nice average meal. Don't expect fine dining though. I had a turkey rueben and it was decent. Their fries are really good. Hubby had a crabcake sandwich which he said was really good. Service...More

Thank sassyvega
Reviewed 1 August 2007

The food was okay. I didn't feel they had much of a selection. the service was good. Overall just so-so.

Thank fanucci
Reviewed 6 October 2006

OK! The food was good. Come on-if this is an Irish Pub I'll eat my green jacket. The music was hard rock with mostly senior citizens trying to talk. One person asked if the music could be changed or atleast turned down. I over heard...More

3  Thank guffin
Reviewed 6 September 2006

My favorite thing in the world is crab cakes - and I think Shenanigans makes a really tasty crabcake. The problem is, their crabcake sandwich is 85% bread and 15% crabcake. The crabcake sandwich consists of a 3" ball crabcake that sits on this huge...More

3  Thank Sassygirl18
Reviewed 31 July 2006

After reading the reviews on TripAdvisor I decided that Shenanigan's HAD to be a stop on our recent vacation. The environment was nice and I enjoy the experience, but the food left room for improvement. My wife and I both ordered the crabcake sandwich. I...More

4  Thank Koi_Dragon
Reviewed 27 June 2006

absolutely love this place we always look forward to eating lunch upon our arrival at ocean city. my husband always tells us we have to leave early so we can be there for lunch on the beach. best fish and chips, great burgers and clubs....More

2  Thank DonnaM
Reviewed 21 June 2006

Great food..live entertainment....Clean....its like Ireland at the beach! Prices are moderate. Its somewhere we go every year.

3  Thank amaya
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24 July 2017|
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Response from Greg S | Property representative |
Hi Brianna, Happy hour is Monday through Friday from 3-6. Hope to see you there!
26 October 2016|
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Response from Greg S | Property representative |
We typically do not take reservations, but if you have a large party we would appreciate a call ahead and if the space is available we will do our best to prepare a table for you.
2 September 2016|
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Response from fyrman71 | Reviewed this property |
Check the Ocean City visitor Kiosk on the boardwalk. It's around the bathhouses North of the amusement pier.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4TH & Boardwalk, 309 N. Atlantic Ave., Ocean City, MD 21842
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: +1 410-289-7181
  • E-mail
Shenanigan's Bar & Grille is an Irish themed restaurant on the boardwalk overlooking the beach. The only Irish bar in town, we are surrounded by great people and have amazing food. We offer an extensive drink menu, serve traditional Irish dishes, and have an excellent draft beer selection. Come get your Irish on!
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