The Best of Ocean City® 2014

2014 Winners Announced!

best-of-winners-2014The polls are closed, the votes are tallied, and the people have spoken. This year’s competition saw record participation with more than 100,000 votes cast across more than 40 categories including best restaurants, activities, bars, and boardwalk businesses. Below are the official winners of The Best of Ocean City® 2014 competition. Click the business name for more information including the business’ location, phone number, directions and more.

Also, don’t forget to vote in The Best of Ocean City® 2021 competition, and click here to view the winners from the 2020 contest.

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Best Restaurants in Ocean City, Maryland


CategoryWinnerRunner-upEditor's Pick
Best Raw BarHarrison's Harbor WatchCrab BagHarrison's Harbor Watch
Best ice creamDumser's Ice CreamKohr Bros Frozen CustardDumser's Ice Cream
Best BBQ28th St. Pit n PubSmoker's BBQ PitSmoker's BBQ Pit
Best Coffee ShopStarbucks on Rte. 50Satellite CafeSatellite Cafe
Best Fine DiningThe SharkJulesHooked
Best SubsAnthony's on 17th St.Southside DeliFat Daddy's
Best PizzaPizza TugosMione's Pizza & Italian RestaurantMione's Pizza & Italian Restaurant
Best SeafoodCrabcake FactoryPhillip's Crab HouseCaptain's Table
Best DessertsDumser's Ice CreamDesserts by RitaBaked Desserts Cafe in Berlin
Best Waterfront DiningFish Tales Bar & GrillFagers IslandMacky's Bayside Bar and Grill
Best CrabsHooper's Crab HouseCrab BagBlu
Best CrabcakesCrabcake FactoryCaptain's GalleyCaptain's Table
Best Ethnic FoodOC WasabiTequila MockingbirdSatellite Cafe / Thai Kitchen
Best All You Can EatPhillips Seafood RestaurantThe BonfireHorizon's Oceanfront Restaurant
Best BreakfastCrabcake FactoryGeneral's KitchenSatellite Cafe
Best WingsCrabcake FactoryHooter'sPizza Tugos
Best Carry Out RestaurantBelly Busters Seafood & DeliFat Daddy'sBelly Busters Seafood & Deli

Best Activities in Ocean City, Maryland


CategoryWinnerRunner-upEditor's Pick
Best Fishing CharterJudith MOtherJoJo Sportfishing
Best Mini GolfOld Pro GolfLost Treasure GolfOld Pro Golf
Best ParasailingOdyssea WatersportsParadise WatersportsParadise Watersports
Best Jet SkiingOdyssea WatersportsAction WatersportsParadise Watersports
Best kayak Rentals/Experience48th St. WatersportsSuperfun EcotoursSuperfun Ecotours
Best Surf ShopMalibu's Surf ShopK-CoastChauncey's Surf Shop

Best Bars in Ocean City, Maryland


CategoryWinnerRunner-upEditor's Pick
Best Brewery in the OC areaBurley Oak Brewing CompanyDe Lazy LizardEvolution Brewing Co. (EVO)
Best Craft Beer SelectionPizza TugosLiquid AssetsPizza Tugos
Best DrinksSeacretsFish Tales Bar & GrillHooked
Bar with the Best Daytime EntertainmentSeacretsCoconuts Beach Bar and GrillCaribbean Pool Bar on the Boardwalk
Best Bar OverallDe Lazy LizardSeacretsMacky's Bayside Bar & Grill
Best Happy Hour SpecialsCrabcake FactoryCoconuts Beach Bar and GrillHooked
Best Place to View a SunsetDe Lazy LizardFish Tales Bar & GrillFager's Island
Best Live MusicSeacretsOtherBJ's on the Water
Best Sports BarCrabcake FactoryBuxy's Salty Dog SaloonBuxy's Salty Dog Saloon

Best of the Boardwalk in Ocean City, Maryland


CategoryWinnerRunner-upEditor's Pick
Boardwalk's Best Caramel CornFisher's PopcornDolle's CandylandFisher's Popcorn
Boardwalk's Best ShopKite LoftQuiet StormQuiet Storm
Boardwalk's Best Stands/Small RestaurantsGolden PlateAlaska StandAlaska Stand
Boardwalk's Best Sit-Down RestaurantHarrison's Harbor WatchShenanigan'sCaptain's Table (in the Marriott)
Boardwalk's Best BarHammerheads on the BeachPurple MooseFrog Bar / Shenanigan's
Boardwalk's Best PizzaTony's PizzaDough RollerPiezano's
Boardwalk's Best RentalsDandy Don's Bike Rentals & ServiceAtlantic Bike CoB&F Bike Rentals
Boardwalk's Best CandyJessica's Fudge HouseWockenfussWockenfuss
Boardwalk's Best ArcadesPlaylandSportlandPlayland

Best Fries in Ocean City, Maryland

No voting was necessary for this category, Thrashers is the winner 🙂



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