Dining by the Bay

If your group has an appetite for great food and a happening nightlife, Annapolis and Anne Arundel County can deliver. Whether you're looking for a front row seat for the Wednesday Night Sailing Races or the intimacy of a corner table at a favorite hideaway, we have the atmosphere to fit any occassion.

Planning a crab feast with your friends? In Annapolis and Anne Arundel County, you're never far from a heaping pile of steamed Maryland Blue Crabs and fresh from the Chesapeake Bay seafood. Want to go international? Our restaurants cover the gamut, from French, to Irish, to Japanese, to Belgian, to Mediterranean - then some!

With so many options to choose from, you may have a hard time squeezing all your favorite haunts into a single visit. Perhaps that's why groups return year after year! Whether you choose roll-out-the-paper, roll-up-your-sleeves outdoor dining or an elegant indoor setting with a window's view to Spa Creek, the Severn River, South River or the Chesapeake Bay, you won't have to look far for a culinary delight.

In the nightlife department, we rock! With 50 quality bands in and around Annapolis, live music is here for all to enjoy. Choose your pleasure - from soul, rock and blues, to jazz, country, and reggae, to go-go, psychedelic funk and everything in between. Treat yourself to a night on the town with your favorite sounds. Like to dance? Carve out a corner of the floor and call it your own. The destination hosts national and regional performers any night of the week. Time to get started. You and your friends have miles to go before you sleep!