And the Best of Ocean City 2013 Facebook and OceanCity.com Site Poll Winners are…

And the Best of Ocean City 2013 Facebook and OceanCity.com Site Poll Winners are…

We had THOUSANDS OF VOTERS weighing in on who they thought the winner of the OceanCity.com Best of Ocean City poll was in  30 different categories.  There were 16 winners in the restaurant and dining categories, 8 winners in the Bars & Music categories, and 6 winners in the watersports and activities categories.

Following, you will find a quick summary of the winners in the Facebook and OceanCity.com site polls.  More detailed analysis and winners in the other 3 categories will follow.  For now, CONGRATULATIONS to this first set of winners… 

RESTAURANT AND DINING CATEGORIES

BEST BREAKFAST:

#1:  Crabcake Factory with 19% of the votes

#2:  Other (These were write in votes.  No one business got more votes than Crabcake Factory did, but Jimmy’s Kitchen in Fenwick, DE got A LOT of write-in votes.)

#3:  Satellite Cafe 

 

BEST WINGS:

#1:  Greene Turtle with 17% of the votes

#2: Hooters with 16.5% of the votes

#3:  Fat Daddy’s with 14% of the votes

BEST ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT/BUFFET:

#1:  Phillip’s Crab House with 30% of the votes

#2: The Bonfire with 26.5% of the votes

#3:  Embers’s with 25% of the votes

BEST ETHNIC FOOD:

#1:  Tequila Mockingbird with 20% of the votes

#2: OC Wasabi with 18.5% of the votes

#3:  La Hacienda and Mother’s Cantina were tied for 3rd  with 10.36% of the votes

BEST CRABCAKES:

#1:  Crabcake Factory USA with 33.5% of the votes

#2: Captain’s Galley with 16% of the votes

#3: The Shark on the Harbor with 11% of the votes

BEST CRABS:

#1:  Crab Bag with 34% of the votes

#2: Hooper’s Crab House with 19.5% of the votes

#3: Other with 13% of the votes.  While the write-in votes were widely spread between different businesses in Ocean City, Crabs to Go received about 1/5 of the write-in votes.

BEST RAW BAR:

#1:  the Raw Bar in Harrison’s Harbor Watch with 28% of the votes

#2: BJ’s on the Water with 26% of the votes

#3:  Bull on the Beach with 10% of the votes

BEST WATERFRONT DINING:

#1:  Fager’s Island with 17.4% of the votes

#2: Sunset Grille  with 16.65% of the votes

#3:  Fish Tale’s with 13% of the votes

BEST DESSERT:

#1:  Dumser’s Dairyland  with 33% of the votes

#2: Cupcakes in Bloom  with 24% of the votes.  While these votes were actually write-in votes cast in the “other” category, Cupcakes in Bloom received 446 write-in votes!

#3:  Cakes by Rita with 12% of the votes

BEST ICE CREAM:

#1:  Dumser’s Dairyland with 74.3% of the votes

#2: Kohr Bros. with 17% of the votes

#3:  Chesapeake Bay Creamery with 5% of the votes

BEST SEAFOOD:

#1:  Crabcake Factory USA with 20% of the votes

#2: The Shark on the Harbor with 17% of the votes

#3:  Sunset Grille with 12% of the votes

BEST PIZZA:

#1:  Mione’s Pizza & Italian Restaurant with 18% of the votes

#2: Lombardi’s Trattoria with 16% of the votes

#3:  Fat Daddy’s with 11% of the votes

BEST SUB SHOP:

#1:  Fat Daddy’s with 34% of the votes

#2: Anthony’s with 25% of the votes

#3:  Primo Hoagie’s with 10% of the votes

BEST FINE DINING:

#1:  Fager’s Island with 16% of the votes

#2: Liquid Assets with 14.5% of the votes

#3:  The Shark on the Harbor with 12% of the votes

BEST COFFEE SHOP:

#1:  Starbuck’s on Route 50 with 31.6% of the votes

#2: Satellite Cafe & Thai Kitchen with 18.8% of the votes

#3: Berlin Coffee House  with 16% of the votes

 

BEST BBQ:

#1: 28th St. Pit ‘n Pub with 36% of the votes

#2: Smoker’s BBQ Pit in West OC with 30% of the votes

#3: J/R’s Ribs with 17% of the votes

 

BARS & MUSIC CATEGORIES

BEST CRAFT BEERS:

#1: Burley Oak Brewery with 31% of the votes

#2: The Tap House with 17% of the votes

#3:Liquid Assets with  with 16% of the votes

 

BEST SPORTS BARS:

#1: The Original Greene Turtle  with 32% of the votes

#2: Buxy’s Salty Dog Saloon with 27% of the votes

#3:Greene Turtle West with 22% of the votes

 

BEST LIVE MUSIC:

#1: Seacrets with 53% of the votes

#2: Harborside Bar & Grill in West OC with 20% of the votes

#3: Buxy’s Salty Dog Saloon with 12.5% of the votes

 

BEST PLACE TO VIEW A SUNSET:

#1: Fager’s Island with 31% of the votes

#2: De Lazy Lizard with 15% of the votes

#3: Fish Tales with 12% of the votes

 

BEST DRINKS:

#1: Harborside Bar & Grill with 19% of the votes

#2: Seacret’s with 18% of the votes

#3: Liquid Assets with 15% of the votes

 

BEST HAPPY HOUR SPECIALS:

#1: Crabcake Factory USA with 26% of the votes

#2: Mother’s Cantina with 18% of the votes

#3: Other with 11% of the votes.  These write-in votes were spread across many different bars and restaurants in Ocean City Maryland.

 

BEST BAR OVERALL:

#1: Crabcake Factory USA  with 26% of the votes

#2: Harborside Bar & Grill in West OC with 21% of the votes

#3: Seacrets  with 14.76% of the votes

Fishtales and Liquid Assets dominated the write-in voting which came in a close 4th!

 

BEST DAYTIME ENTERTAINMENT AT A BAR:

#1: Seacret’s  with 49% of the votes

#2: Coconut’s Bar & Grill in the Castle in the Sand Hotel with 25% of the votes

#3: Caribbean Pool Bar & Grill in the Plim Plaza Hotel with 17% of the votes

 

WATERSPORTS & ACTIVITIES CATEGORIES

BEST SURF SHOP:

#1: Malibu’s Surf Shop  with 64% of the votes

#2: K-Coast with 7.5% of the votes

#3: Endless Summer Surf Shop with 7% of the votes

East of Maui dominated the write-in votes, getting 153 votes out of 170 in the “other” category!

 

BEST KAYAKING EXPERIENCE:

#1:48th Street Watersports  with 51% of the votes

#2: Super Fun Eco Tours  with 21% of the votes

#3: Ayres Creek with 12% of the votes

 

BEST JET SKIING (with 3652 votes!):

#1: Odyssea Watersports  with 52% of the votes

#2:Paradise Watersports with 35% of the votes

#3: Action Watersports with 6% of the votes

 

BEST PARASAILING:

#1: OC Parasailing  with 47% of the votes

#2: Paradise Watersports with 42% of the votes

#3: Odyssea Watersports with 7% of the votes

 

BEST MINIATURE GOLF:

#1: Old Pro Golf  with 67% of the votes

#2:Lost Treasure Golf  with 20% of the votes

#3: Viking Golf Amusement  with 7% of the votes

 

BEST FISHING CHARTER:

#1: Judith M  with 45% of the votes  (This is a large boat where you buy individual tickets)

#2: Reel Addiction Charters with 30% of the votes

#3: JoJo Sportfishing with 18% of the votes

 

 

1 Comment on this Post

  1. Cindy Butler

    Hi, first off I should have voted and secondly I wish Tommy’s sub shop and Dough Roller had been included. I know don’t shoot the messenger, the people have spoken, oh well maybe next time!

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