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Melvin's Steak House - CLOSED

25 Philadelphia Ave, Ocean City, MD 21842-4038
+1 410-289-7554
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible25%
19 Mar 2014
“Melvin's of the 70s and 80s its not”
2 Nov 2012
“Disappointing”
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American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly
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25 Philadelphia Ave, Ocean City, MD 21842-4038
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1 - 10 of 66 reviews

Reviewed 19 March 2014

Growing up and going on vacation to OC MD, we would always eat at Melvin's Steak house. It use to have great food, with great portions, cooked just the way you want it. but that was with the original owner, Clyde was his first name...More

2  Thank Bobby D
Reviewed 2 November 2012

My review is a but late but I wanted to get it done, regardless. Every time we come to the beach, I make my husband come here and every time we come, he wonders why. Growing up, Melvin's was a tradition and I hate to...More

2  Thank ErinW128
Reviewed 26 September 2012

When I arrived at the restaurant man seating us was very rude & looked like a busboy with a dirty apron (but I let that slide - should have left then) came to find out later he was the owner! Waitress took 20 mins to...More

5  Thank Kathleen C
Reviewed 24 September 2012

First the owner was very rude to us as we can in and asked to be seated he rudely said get in line and he'll get to us then. The waitress took 20 mins to even come take our order. We asked for med well...More

7  Thank Rose C
oreocola, Owner at Melvin's Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2012

As the owner of Melvin's steakhouse, I'll accept all reviews and as the owner I do get the privilege to review all reviews, these nice 4 ladies deserve what every body wants when they come to Melvin's steakhouse deserves, and that a great dining experience...More

Reviewed 24 September 2012

We always include a dinner at Melvin's during our frequent trips to OC. The owners and staff are friendly and welcoming. The steaks are excellent and perfectly prepared; the chicken is great along with several seafood choices. Save room for scrumptious cakes and cheesecake by...More

Thank Dee R
Reviewed 10 September 2012

Having passed by Melvin's Steak House for decades, in mid-August 2012, we finally decided to go in and see how/why it has survived 'since 1946'. Our mistake, we should have kept going and just let our imagination continue to wonder. The first thing we saw...More

6  Thank robofoodie
Reviewed 1 September 2012

Planning a trip to OC MD? we suggest you bypass MELVINS Steakhouse at 25 Phila Ave. the green beans were out of a can...steak came out first overcooked....then raw....finally to order. we think the chef has a drinking problem. the bacon wrapped scallops featured raw...More

2  Thank follywood
oreocola, Owner at Melvin's Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2012

We appreciate All reviews at Melvin's steakhouse , As the owner all reviews keep us coarse corrected, we are a very humbled family restaurant . Of the thousands of dinners we have prepared this summer only a few meals and a few customers have found...More

Reviewed 30 August 2012

Have always wanted to try Melvin's. Went with our kids because they wanted to "treat" for our birthdays. We thought we would have a drink for "happy hour". First of all the place is old, can look beyond that. We ordered mixed drinks from the...More

1  Thank Cindic82563
Reviewed 26 August 2012

We ordered steak and ribs and thats what we got. The sides were cooked just right too, especially the baked sweet potatoe. The steak was sooo tender and the ribs were just perfect!! The place was clean and restrooms also. Three cooks in the kitchen...More

Thank angela j
Reviewed 13 August 2012

We stayed at the Sleep Inn across the street and Carol at the front desk recommended this place. We didn't feel like driving, so we tried it out. Walking in, it was like being transported to the 1970s. The decor is a cowboy western theme,...More

Thank James E
oreocola, Owner at Melvin's Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2012

thanks for you review ,i believe that all reviews help us learn and grow, our reviews this year have been very favorable to our service and food . our decor is old and dated but is very clean, this bldg has been her since early...More

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  • Address: 25 Philadelphia Ave, Ocean City, MD 21842-4038
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: +1 410-289-7554
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