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The Landing in Sunset Island, Ocean City MD

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Perfect Day of Food in Ocean City

From fresh-off-the-boat seafood to tropical frozen drinks, take a trip to the Caribbean without leaving Ocean City.  As you cruise down Coastal Highway, you’ll notice no national chain restaurant.  Ocean City prides itself on fresh and local food! With hundreds of delicious local restaurants, the Vantage Team narrowed down a few of our favorite spots. Leave the pots and pans at home – let us be your guide for the perfect day of food!

  • Barn 34 – Treat your taste buds to delicious food! Located in a barn-styled building on 34th St., this one-of-a-kind restaurant will have you coming back for more. Try Vantage’s favorite Captain Crunch French Toast! Located just one block away, the community of Summer Beach (pictured) offers 1-, 2- and 3-BR oceanfront and ocean block condos. Leave your car in the garage and walk everywhere!
  • Sahara Café – Eat like a local! Known for its “Sunshine Breakfast” menu, Sahara Café is the perfect way to start your vacation day. After filling your bellies, ahead over to Harbour Island 102M! Whether you lounge on the private bayfront balcony or splash in the pool, this recently remodeled 2-BR/2-BA condo serves up a great time.
  • Longboard Café – This casual surf-themed bistro (pictured) will have the whole family hanging 10! Make sure to taste Vantage’s favorite Baja Fish Tacos.  Nestled behind this local café is the premier gated community – Sunset Island. With brightly colored homes and upscale condos, your family will love Island Life!
  • The Landing – Guests staying at Sunset Island will also love the resort’s on-site restaurant (large picture at top of page), which is located next to the community’s private beach and pool area.  Relax with a drink or appetizers as the kids play, then treat the whole family to lunch while enjoying beautiful views of the bay.  The Landing’s menu includes delectable items that the whole family will enjoy, such as wraps, burgers, seafood, salads, and more.
  • The Greene Turtle Sports Bar & Grill – From the tasty Chesapeake burger to the old bay seasoned crab dip, no one does Maryland better than the Greene Turtle! Stop by the Original Greene Turtle in North Ocean City for fun-filled time. After your tasty lunch, grab your beach chairs and relax at Sea Drift 12A #101. Make this 2-BR/2-BA ocean block condo your home away from home!
Happy Hour & Drinks
  • Coconuts Beachfront Bar & Grill – Enjoy a taste of island life! Dip your toes in the sand and quench your thirst with Coconut’s signature drinks. No shoes encouraged! Stroll the beach back to Sovereign Sea 406 – a lovely 2-2R/2-BA condo with gorgeous partial beach view.
  • Fish Tales – Reel-in a great time! Located in the Bahia Marina, Fish Tales has something for the whole family. From a fun-filled playground to bay front hammock, enjoy your food in paradise. After a night at Fish Tales, swim over to Marlin Drive 1934 – a spacious 5-BR/3-BA bayfront home. Sleeps 16!
  • Seacrets – Welcome to Jamaica, USA! Located along the bay on 49th St., Seacrets (pictured) is known for its laid-back island atmosphere – complete with palm trees, a sandy beach, and a waterfront bar. You can’t visit Ocean City without enjoying a drink (or two) at Seacrets! Continue the luxury at Gateway Grand 207 – a 3-BR/3-BA oceanfront condo. Amazing amenities include an indoor/outdoor pool, fitness center and kid’s game room!
  • Fager’s Island – Whether you splurge with fine dining or sip on a tropical drink, stop by Fager’s Island (pictured) for Ocean City’s best sunset. Don’t miss more amazing views at Meridian 1001W. Whether you enjoy drinks on the balcony or dive into the surf, this 4-BR/3.5-BA penthouse promises luxury.
  • Ropewalk – Get hooked on amazing seafood! From the children’s playground to fire pits to the sunset views, good times are mandatory at Ropewalk. The relaxation continues at Osprey 2 – a gorgeous 4-BR/2.5-BA townhouse. With ocean views and beach décor, you will not want to leave!
  • Dumser’s Dairyland – Make Dumser’s your new family tradition! Since 1939, this family owned restaurant has treated visitors to the best ice cream on the shore. After a food filled day, fall asleep to the waves at Caravelle 9. Beach-goers will love this oceanfront 4-BR/2.5-BA townhouse!

Don’t forget the missing ingredient for your perfect day of food: a fantastic vacation rental. Give us a call at (410) 723-2002 to speak with a Vacation Coordinators or browse VantageOceanCity.com today!

Ocean City Menu – The Go To Places

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These places have some of the best food around town, you just have to try them! To start off your mornings right go for a grab n go breakfast at the Fractured Prune. They make donuts like you’ve never had them before; warm, fresh, and topped with only the best. The Sahara Cafe© is the local go-to place for a sit down breakfast. Omelets are the best, service is quick, and not to mention you will not be disappointed when your bill comes! Spend a day in Jamaica, USA at Seacrets where you can enjoy the tropical atmosphere, one of a kind food, the crab toast and jerk chicken are amazing, and you can even stay all day to Seacrets-Night-Club-Ocean-City-MD-03experience the famous Seacrets nightlife. The Greenhouse is a newer sandwich shop that makes the BEST homemade sandwiches that not only taste great but they are great for you too!! A personal favorite is the Turkey Rachel, mmm mmm mmm boy is that sandwich delicious. Want a nice big Italian hoagie instead? Then head on down to Anthony’s Beer & Deli where you will find a great sub menu with hoagie favorites and more with a shore twist. Finally, for those boardwalk strolls be sure to stop by Thrashers Fries,you will NOT be disappointed!

Dinner is Served

Ocean City has so many different restaurants to choose from but fcbb09c0caef7dfbf30e042bb935f94dhere at Vantage, we want you to have the best vacation experience and that means eating the best food. After a long day on the beach, we know exactly where you should take your family and friends. If you’re looking to fill your sushi craving, OC Wasabi is by far the best place to go. If you have trouble deciding which rolls to order, don’t worry we already chosen the best ones for you- the M&M, Dynamite, Chuck Webb, Crazy Amy, and if you like your food spicy then the Chip roll is for you. Are you celebrating an anniversary, birthday, or just in the mood for a delicious fine dining experience? The Hobbit restaurant iimgresizes voted one of the best restaurants with a view in OC and not to mention their creative menu that you will find so fresh. OC recently introduced a new restaurant that is located in West Ocean City called, The Shark. It didn’t take long for the town to find out about their fantastic dinner menu, that’s for sure. Fagers Island seems to be a Vantage favorite with a huge menu, good atmosphere, and an unbeatable sunset view! Lastly but surely one of the best, enjoy a nice waterfront dinner at Sunset Grille. Some of the best fresh seafood dishes and great drinks!

Ocean City's 40th Annual Sunfest event takes place Sept 18-21 at the Inlet parking lot along the downtown section of the Boardwalk.

Sunfest Turns 40!

Fantastic Food, Fun & Fall Weather

Ah, Sunfest. One of Ocean City, MD`s most popular events is finally here, and it`s having a birthday! Sept. 18-21 (Thurs to Sun), the 40th Annual Sunfest will be held in the downtown Inlet & Boardwalk area. As always, there will something for everyone music, entertainment, artists, craft vendors, kids activities, inflatables, hay rides & FOOD (Eastern Shore delicacies, pit beef, gyros, Asian cuisine & more)! Weather forecast for the weekend is looking like it will be ideal, with sunny skies and highs in the mid-70`s  still flip-flop weather 🙂

Admission into the Sunfest tent area is FREE, with the exception of tickets to see headlining acts, such as the Righteous Brothers Bill Medley, Eric Paslay, Parmalee, and Rick Springfield. Festival hours are Thurs-Sat 10:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m. and Sun 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. In addition, the following events will be taking place simultaneously within the town of Ocean City, making this coming weekend an even more exciting time to be in town:

9/18 Fireworks at 10:05 p.m.
9/20 Laser Shows on the Beach at 9:00, 10:00 & 10:30 p.m.
9/18-19 Sand Castle Home Tour (11 homes in OC & surrounding area), sponsored by Art League of Ocean City
9/18-21 Sunfest Kite Festival (2nd St.-6th St.), sponsored by The Kite Loft

For these and other upcoming Ocean City events, visit our Events Calendar.