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Zahniser's Dry Dock

C Street, Solomons, MD
+1 410-326-4817
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
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“caesar salad” (7 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
C Street, Solomons, MD
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We complain on the lack of good "go to" restaurants in our area, but the Dry Dock is consistently one of the great ones. We have taken small parties (2) to large parties (14+) and personal to business meals. They have always gone out of...More

Thank tlc232
Reviewed 1 week ago

I chose this restaurant based on reviews and previewing the menu online. When I go there I realized that the menu had changed. I relayed this to my waitress who sold her first born to have the chef make it for me. Granted, the dish...More

Thank mia b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had a ver good meal at Dry Dock. He had a burger with well-seasoned thick fries. They were a bit more like potatoes than French fries, but they were good. I had the kale and couscous salad with salmon added. I...More

Thank bluesea182
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is our first time visiting Solomon island and really enjoyed our trip so far. The island is very quaint and not too touristy! Dinner at Zahniser's was excellent! We sat at the outdoor patio, the view was amazing, and it was a lovely night....More

Thank cll55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had not been to the restaurant for about 10 years. We had very positive memories of our first experience. Then, as now, we came by boat, staying in the very nice marina overnight. Our reservation was handled smoothly, we got a friendly greeting, and...More

Thank 1Buffettfan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We held a special dinner at the Dry Dock and Suzette was extremely helpful in setting this up for us. Service and food were excellent and our guests really enjoyed the beautiful views while dining. Thank you for making it a wonderful and memorable evening!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After partaking in an delicious meal with excellent service a month ago, I returned with my daughter and granddaughter this past weekend. My husband had passed on Father's Day so we brought his picture to celebrate his life. I wasn't sure I was in the...More

Thank Sunora
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Reservations made for 8 people @ 5:30. Called the morning of and asked to change it to 10 people. Arrived on time with 6 people, ordered drinks and appetizers and two more in our party showed up at 6 P.M. So only eight total showed...More

2  Thank Ro G
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Lobster mac and cheese was an excellent appetizer. Smooth creamy texture. Great lobster taste. Lots of big lobster chunks. Crispy topping nicely browned. Scallops over crab cake was fantastic. Great flavor to the crab cakes. Swordfish was solid. Nice risotto too. Seafood gnocci was great....More

Thank Harold L
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

We came in after I swam from Pokey Pount to Point Lookout because I wanted steak and we needed to sit outside because we have the dog with us. One had the fillet, another had seafood anoche, both loved their food. I had the N.Y....More

Thank Boogsar
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Willie W
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Response from Steven A | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so
Bonnie S
26 June 2016|
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Response from Richard E | Reviewed this property |
It's not a large room - when in doubt, reserve.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: C Street, Solomons, MD
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Calvert County  >  Solomons
  • Phone Number: +1 410-326-4817
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The Dry Dock, is located in Solomons Island at the Zahniser's Yachting Center. Expect an intimate water view restaurant that caters to an upscale dining experience, specializing in steaks & seafood. We offer deck seating, weather permitting. Nightly specials & Happy Hour 5-6:00pm daily. Hours of Operation: Open Tuesday through Sunday, 5:00pm. Sunday Brunch 10:00am - 2:00pm Reservations recommended.
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