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Restaurants in Essex

The Best Restaurants

Pizza John's 113 Back River Neck Rd, Essex
Pizza John's
Pizza • $$

Pizza John's

113 Back River Neck Rd, Essex, MD 21221

Great pizza ! The secret is to get double cheese on your pizza ! Lots of other food items to choose from (great desserts and shakes!!). Alcohol is also served....

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  • Superb285 Reviews4.5
Lady Frances Crabhouse 202 Back River Neck Rd #3927, Essex
Lady Frances Crabhouse
Seafood • $$

Lady Frances Crabhouse

202 Back River Neck Rd #3927, Essex, MD 21221

My friends and I got a half bushel of “ picking crabs “ last night , they were absolutely delicious! Heavy , and big. They were more like mediums ! The...

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  • Superb114 Reviews4.7
Essex Diner 15 Eastern Blvd, Essex
Essex Diner
Diner • $

Essex Diner

15 Eastern Blvd, Essex, MD 21221

Dined there tonight and had the chicken and waffle special. Delicious!! Fresh hot crunchy on the outside waffle with fluffy inside. Three chicken tenders on...

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  • Superb206 Reviews4.5
Steamin Demons 603 Eastern Blvd, Essex
Steamin Demons
Caterers • $$

Steamin Demons

603 Eastern Blvd, Essex, MD 21221

The season is very tasty.Bigger sizes are heavy. Overall Delicious Crabs. Orders are prepared in batches in the half hours. The setup of the facility you get...

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  • Superb70 Reviews4.8
El Piquin Mexican Restaurant and Market 1520 Country Ridge Ln, Essex
El Piquin Mexican Restaurant and Market
Mexican • $$

El Piquin Mexican Restaurant and Market

1520 Country Ridge Ln, Essex, MD 21221

A friend's suggestion led me here and it didn't disappoint. The al pastor tacos were incredible; moist and so flavorful with little pineapple pieces....

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  • Superb167 Reviews4.5
Sylvesters Saloon 7326 Golden Ring Rd, Essex
Sylvesters Saloon
Sports Bar • $$

Sylvesters Saloon

7326 Golden Ring Rd, Essex, MD 21221

We Love this place We have met some Really good people. Amanda Becca Nicole Alan Brittany Are very Friendly We Love this We like going there on Saturday and...

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  • Superb108 Reviews4.6
Endy's Grill 1328 Eastern Blvd, Essex
Endy's Grill
American • $$

Endy's Grill

1328 Eastern Blvd, Essex, MD 21221

Experience is always Awesome. Food is always Awesome. Service was great. Our waitress was very knowledgeable, friendly & attentive. 0 Complaints! There is...

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  • Superb167 Reviews4.4
Crazy Tuna Bar & Grille 203 Nanticoke Rd, Essex
Crazy Tuna Bar & Grille
Bar & Grill • $$

Crazy Tuna Bar & Grille

203 Nanticoke Rd, Essex, MD 21221

Reasonably priced and a nice outdoor lunch on the water when weather is in 60s-70s. We had the crazy shrimp taco which was excellent and could feed 2 for lunch...

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  • Superb309 Reviews4.3
Norris Seafood 749 Sue Grove Rd, Essex
Norris Seafood
Seafood Markets • $$

Norris Seafood

749 Sue Grove Rd, Essex, MD 21221

We get crabs form Sonny for a long time only because they are steamed Maryland style and they are the best and price is good. All the other seafood is good...

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  • Superb50 Reviews4.7
Schultz's Crab House 1732 Old Eastern Ave, Essex
Schultz's Crab House
Seafood • $$

Schultz's Crab House

1732 Old Eastern Ave, Essex, MD 21221

Schultz's has been around since the late '60s, and they offer various apps (hushpuppies, hot cheese balls, coconut shrimp, loaded rounds, etc.), raw...

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  • Superb223 Reviews4.3
Patrick's Sports Bar & Grill 520 Eastern Blvd, Essex
Patrick's Sports Bar & Grill
Bar & Grill

Patrick's Sports Bar & Grill

520 Eastern Blvd, Essex, MD 21221

Food at PatRick's is really good, the guy who did the cooking was nice and we left him a good tip. That's more than I can say for the server we had....

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  • Superb112 Reviews4.4
Laidback Lenny's Pub & Grill 1814 Turkey Point Rd, Essex
Laidback Lenny's Pub & Grill
Pubs

Laidback Lenny's Pub & Grill

1814 Turkey Point Rd, Essex, MD 21221

Great laid back vibe as we entered the bar, instantly living up to the namesake. We were greeted by the familiar sights and sounds of any roadside bar and...

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  • Superb90 Reviews4.4
Two Guys Grill & Pub 1220 E Homberg Ave, Essex
Two Guys Grill & Pub
Seafood Markets • $

Two Guys Grill & Pub

1220 E Homberg Ave, Essex, MD 21221

Amazing food and staff. The cream of crab soup is not to be missed and the Crabby Melt is on point. If you're lucky enough to catch the Sweet and Spicy...

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  • Superb110 Reviews4.3
Super Subs & Pizza 700 Mace Ave, Essex
Super Subs & Pizza
Pizza • $$

Super Subs & Pizza

700 Mace Ave, Essex, MD 21221

some of the VERY VERY best steak sandwiches I've ever had in my life! exaggeration, no hyperbole.... definitely the best in the area.as a matter of fact...

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  • Superb109 Reviews4.3
Woody's Pub Grub 11 Margaret Ave, Essex
Woody's Pub Grub
Pubs

Woody's Pub Grub

11 Margaret Ave, Essex, MD 21221

Food was excellent. Cream of crab soup, Prime Rib sandwich and French fries, Pork loin and mashed potatoes all highly recommended ? Nice atmosphere and service...

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  • Good135 Reviews4.2

American Restaurants

American in Essex
Endy's Grill 1328 Eastern Blvd, Essex
Endy's Grill
American • $$

Endy's Grill

1328 Eastern Blvd, Essex, MD 21221

Experience is always Awesome. Food is always Awesome. Service was great. Our waitress was very knowledgeable, friendly & attentive. 0 Complaints! There is...

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  • Superb167 Reviews4.4
Grill 8801A Kelso Dr, Essex
Grill
American • $$

Grill

8801A Kelso Dr, Essex, MD 21221

A wonderful and quiet spot. Off the main roads, but worth the detour. The couple running the place is very personable, kind, and quite accommodating. With...

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  • Superb50 Reviews4.3
Island View Waterfront Cafe 2542 Island View Rd, Essex
Island View Waterfront Cafe
American • $$

Island View Waterfront Cafe

2542 Island View Rd, Essex, MD 21221

Island View rents kayaks during the summer. This is a casual place and friendly service extends to tables outside. (Order inside. ) Shrimp salad sandwich is...

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  • Good159 Reviews3.9

Pizza Restaurants

Pizza in Essex
Pizza John's 113 Back River Neck Rd, Essex
Pizza John's
Pizza • $$

Pizza John's

113 Back River Neck Rd, Essex, MD 21221

Great pizza ! The secret is to get double cheese on your pizza ! Lots of other food items to choose from (great desserts and shakes!!). Alcohol is also served....

  • Take-Out
  • Delivery
  • Superb285 Reviews4.5
Super Subs & Pizza 700 Mace Ave, Essex
Super Subs & Pizza
Pizza • $$

Super Subs & Pizza

700 Mace Ave, Essex, MD 21221

some of the VERY VERY best steak sandwiches I've ever had in my life! exaggeration, no hyperbole.... definitely the best in the area.as a matter of fact...

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  • Superb109 Reviews4.3
Venture's Four 2101 Middleborough Rd, Essex
Venture's Four
Pizza

Venture's Four

2101 Middleborough Rd, Essex, MD 21221

Great place to go.karaoke on Friday with Leon and sat Karaoke with Joey. All bartenders are wonderful and owners really care about their patrons. Must wear a...

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  • Superb40 Reviews4.4

Mexican Restaurants

Mexican in Essex
El Piquin Mexican Restaurant and Market 1520 Country Ridge Ln, Essex
El Piquin Mexican Restaurant and Market
Mexican • $$

El Piquin Mexican Restaurant and Market

1520 Country Ridge Ln, Essex, MD 21221

A friend's suggestion led me here and it didn't disappoint. The al pastor tacos were incredible; moist and so flavorful with little pineapple pieces....

  • Take-Out
  • Delivery
  • Superb167 Reviews4.5
Vargas Restaurant & Bakery 1009 Old Eastern Ave #3706, Essex
Vargas Restaurant & Bakery
Mexican • $$

Vargas Restaurant & Bakery

1009 Old Eastern Ave #3706, Essex, MD 21221

Amazing! If you’re expecting like Chevys, it’s not like that at all. It’s more authentic Mexican food. We got steak fajitas, chicken fajitas and the kids...

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  • Good72 Reviews4.1
Taco Bell 700 Eastern Blvd, Essex
Taco Bell
Mexican • $

Taco Bell

700 Eastern Blvd, Essex, MD 21221

I ordered a Nacho salad and got nothing but crumbs. I sent a message to them and a call and was told to come in and get another one on the house. I never did...

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  • Good110 Reviews3.5

Chinese Restaurants

Chinese in Essex
NO.1 Chinese Restaurant 145 Back River Neck Rd, Essex
NO.1 Chinese Restaurant
Chinese

NO.1 Chinese Restaurant

145 Back River Neck Rd, Essex, MD 21221

Lunch special is super affordable: 2 orders with 2 spring rolls , only $12 even! Tasty spring rolls. Fast service, called to take out and food was ready in 5...

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  • Average2 Reviews2.5
China House 1555 Hyde Park Rd, Essex
China House
Chinese • $$

China House

1555 Hyde Park Rd, Essex, MD 21221

I've been buying it in this store for many years. The food has always been delicious and fresh. Sometimes I give too much money. The lady will be returned...

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  • Good72 Reviews3.8
Man Hing Chinese 204 Eastern Blvd, Essex
Man Hing Chinese
Chinese

Man Hing Chinese

204 Eastern Blvd, Essex, MD 21221

Very nice staff. My food was delicious very flavorful. And steaming hot !! Definitely recommend this place it was my first time going there . I found my new...

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  • Good69 Reviews3.7

Seafood Restaurants

Seafood in Essex
Lady Frances Crabhouse 202 Back River Neck Rd #3927, Essex
Lady Frances Crabhouse
Seafood • $$

Lady Frances Crabhouse

202 Back River Neck Rd #3927, Essex, MD 21221

My friends and I got a half bushel of “ picking crabs “ last night , they were absolutely delicious! Heavy , and big. They were more like mediums ! The...

  • Take-Out
  • Delivery
  • Superb114 Reviews4.7
Norris Seafood 749 Sue Grove Rd, Essex
Norris Seafood
Seafood Markets • $$

Norris Seafood

749 Sue Grove Rd, Essex, MD 21221

We get crabs form Sonny for a long time only because they are steamed Maryland style and they are the best and price is good. All the other seafood is good...

  • Take-Out
  • Delivery
  • Superb50 Reviews4.7
Schultz's Crab House 1732 Old Eastern Ave, Essex
Schultz's Crab House
Seafood • $$

Schultz's Crab House

1732 Old Eastern Ave, Essex, MD 21221

Schultz's has been around since the late '60s, and they offer various apps (hushpuppies, hot cheese balls, coconut shrimp, loaded rounds, etc.), raw...

  • Take-Out
  • Delivery
  • Superb223 Reviews4.3
Crazy Tuna Bar & Grille 203 Nanticoke Rd, Essex
Crazy Tuna Bar & Grille
Bar & Grill • $$

Crazy Tuna Bar & Grille

203 Nanticoke Rd, Essex, MD 21221

Reasonably priced and a nice outdoor lunch on the water when weather is in 60s-70s. We had the crazy shrimp taco which was excellent and could feed 2 for lunch...

  • Take-Out
  • Delivery
  • Superb309 Reviews4.3
Patrick's Sports Bar & Grill 520 Eastern Blvd, Essex
Patrick's Sports Bar & Grill
Bar & Grill

Patrick's Sports Bar & Grill

520 Eastern Blvd, Essex, MD 21221

Food at PatRick's is really good, the guy who did the cooking was nice and we left him a good tip. That's more than I can say for the server we had....

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  • Superb112 Reviews4.4
Everest Bar & Resturant 541 S Marlyn Ave, Essex
Everest Bar & Resturant
Bar & Grill

Everest Bar & Resturant

541 S Marlyn Ave, Essex, MD 21221

A year later and the chicken soup is still amazing. Don’t ask why but I felt like trusting a few reviews and they did not disappoint! Cozy cheers/towny kinda...

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  • Superb10 Reviews4.4