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Courtney's Restaurant & Seafood

48290 Wynne Rd, Ridge, MD 20680-3133
+1 301-872-4403
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (8 reviews)
“rockfish” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Soups
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
48290 Wynne Rd, Ridge, MD 20680-3133
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1 - 10 of 83 reviews

Reviewed 17 April 2017

This nice local restaurant that has been around 25+ years is a great place that was awesome to eat at with the family for Easter but I sure bet when the weather gets warmer this place hops. Breakfast buffet of a scratch foods from, sausage...More

Thank Grizbaer
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Down home local waterman family run restaurant. Really good Rockfish and fried oysters. Only local seafood at this joint. Family run and family owned and a true Americana restaurant. Quite possible the best vegetable carb soup on the planet. Definitely worth the drive no matter...More

Thank CRisor
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Down a lonely country road, where Smith Creek meets the Potomac....a real local dining experience. Worth the trip. Loved it!

Thank carolconlon0707
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We ate a great dinner at Courtney's. It is definitely NOT pretentious, but it doesn't present itself that way. Fresh seafood in something a bit better than a shack on the water. It's nothing fancy but if the food were any fresher, you'd still smell...More

Thank Gary E
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We were a group of seven on a Saturday night. Arrived as another large party was finishing, and were told it would be a 10-15 minute wait. We stepped outside to enjoy the breeze and the view from the dock. When we returned, our table...More

1  Thank MamaFleisch
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This place is absolutely perfect if you are looking for genuine freshly caught fish and oysters in a simple setting and good pricing. The crab cakes are excellent and the rockfish was great, too. It is a family-run "dive" sort of a place at the...More

Thank William S
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

My three dear friends and I were enjoying a much needed "girls weekend" and of course we'd done our research on where we wanted to eat..... This was our top choice .... Due to the previous reviews. All reviews were pretty dead on...very very good...More

Thank wparzich
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had a wonderful lunch at Courtney's. She's a Maryland native and said the Maryland crab soup was perfect, I had the best oyster stew i've ever had with plentiful fresh plump oysters taken right from the bay. My wife had the...More

Thank Goldenphysician
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

What a great restaurant right on the water. Now mind you, you drive up to it and it looks like a dump. But the food is great. The owner goes out in the wee hours of the morning and catches the fish of the day....More

Thank oldrat68
Reviewed 27 August 2016

We thought the food here was great but don't go there if you're in a hurry. This is a mom and pop restaurant where the wife does the cooking, the husband catches the seafood, and the daughter waits on tables. I'm not a big hushpuppies...More

Thank WashingtonianNative
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DonnTheHiker
This isn't to ask but to tell. Exploratorius, you got it right. This is seafood dive Maryland style, and if you haven't experienced it, the slow service (which I happened to quite enjoy) will provide that opportunity, which one should not waste.
1 February 2016|
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Response from Exploratorius | Reviewed this property |
Totally agree, Donn. The food is wonderful, if you enjoy home-style cooking -- just be prepared to enjoy a long conversation, a cold beer (or two!), and the company that you brought with you. :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 21:00
Monday
08:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 21:00
Thursday
08:00 - 21:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48290 Wynne Rd, Ridge, MD 20680-3133
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ridge
  • Phone Number: +1 301-872-4403
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