An Ocean City Favorite For Over 30 Years

The Reel Inn Restaurant and Dock Bar is open to the public while located inside of the pristine Harbour Island Community in mid-town Ocean City, MD - Home of the White Marlin Open. Originally built as a small open air tiki bar, the REEL INN has grown over the years to become a casual but elegant dockside restaurant & bar. It is a popular destination spot for boaters, vacationers and vistors who come from all over the world! Our incredible marinated Grilled Tuna dishes and appetizers are considered to be among the best you will find anywhere along the Atlantic coast.

Closed for the Season

Reopening April 21, 2023! To contact the Reel Inn, please email

Find Us

Conveniently Located in Mid-town OC

Located inside of Harbour Island in the Marina. Enter though the Harbour Island guard house at the end of 14th st on the bay & walk to the dock, the REEL INN is just minutes from OC’s world famous boardwalk.


A Hidden Gem

By Car: Enter Harbour Island and drive to “Reel Inn Parking.” Walk to the dock on Harbor Side. Located between the pool and the harbor.

By Foot: Enter Harbour Island and walk to the dock.

By Boat: Docking available, call 410-289-3511.


Come visit us to get your official Reel Inn merchandise!

We are following COVID-19 guidelines for the state of MD and Ocean City.

What customers have to say...

Great place! Food excellent! Arrived by boat with friends for a great lunch. Tried the tuna, crab cake, soft crab and lettuce wraps. Sweet potato fries, calamari...all excellent!

Tammy McKenrick Jenkins

Great food and service in a beautiful setting!

Debbie T.

If you haven’t tried the Reel Inn your missing out. Our favorite place to eat and hang out in OC. The owners and staff are excellent and the food is fantastic. They make you feel like family.

Peggy M.

Fresh food and fun atmosphere!

Randal C.

Always have a great time here! The owners, the staff and food are all great!

Mike H.