We announced the winners back in the early summer, which is when we always close the polls and collect the votes, but here they are again in case you missed them the first time.
Our Best of Ocean City is the only “best of”-type event in town that’s not dependent on advertiser input–the winners reflect how Ocean City lovers really feel about all the local restaurants, bars, activities and shops around. If you don’t like the results–or just want to add your own two cents (which you should)–be sure to…
Our team has just gone out and delivered all of the signs and certificates to the 2017 winners, so hopefully when you stop by one of these joints in the coming year you’ll see the “Best Of” sign hanging proudly on the wall!
If you see one between now and the time we announce our 2018 winners this Memorial Day, take a picture with it and share it with us on Facebook or Instagram using the hashtag #bestofocmd. We’ll put you in a drawing and you could be one of five lucky winners to receive a gift card of your choice from our store.
Below are our winners of 2017. Click on the headers to read more about the best restaurants, bars, activities and boardwalk businesses, and to see the editor’s choice for each category. What do you think?
Kristin is a writer and picture-taker in Ocean City, Maryland. She's the content manager for OceanCity.com and other State Ventures LLC sites, and she loves getting reader-submitted stories and photos, so send her an email anytime. She also works part-time at the Art League of Ocean City and the Ocean City Film Festival and lives just off the island with her dog and fiancé. Her photos can be found on Instagram @oc_kristin.