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The Masthead at Pier Street - CLOSED

106 W Pier St, Pier Street marina, Oxford, MD 21654-1345
+1 410-226-5171
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good30%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
106 W Pier St, Pier Street marina, Oxford, MD 21654-1345
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61 - 70 of 141 reviews

Reviewed 27 May 2015

Prices were reasonable, atmosphere was A+ and view was unbeatable. All outdoor seats have the most uncredible view. Watch the sailboats and motorboats. If you can be there for the sunset, you will be surprised.

1  Thank marrasan
wendypalmer, Owner at The Masthead at Pier Street, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2015

Thanks so much for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. We are so glad you enjoyed the meal and atmosphere. We most definitely have a super view and spectacular sunsets! We hope to see you again soon! Wendy Palmer Owner

Reviewed 20 May 2015

A casual place to dine with a nice water view atmosphere. Four of us went for dinner and all of us were pleased with our meals. Their cream of crab soup is delicious. I had a half Greek salad that was quite large. Each of...More

1  Thank Jackie D
wendypalmer, Owner at The Masthead at Pier Street, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2015

Jackie- Thank you so much for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor! We are glad you all enjoyed your meals. The Cream of Crab is outstanding! We hope you will be back soon! We appreciate your business! Wendy Palmer Owner

Reviewed 14 May 2015

We love going to Masthead! My parents live in Easton, MD and always go to Masthead for a quick getaway to enjoy great seafood. Their crabcakes and cream of crab soup are delicious! And to make it even better, the view of the Tred Avon...More

1  Thank Donna L
wendypalmer, Owner at The Masthead at Pier Street, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2015

Donna- Thanks for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. We are thrilled you enjoyed your crab cake and crab soup!! This year's menu is spectacular! We changed the crab cake recipe as of the end of last season, so we glad you...More

Reviewed 8 May 2015

now to be fair I think they had only just opened for the season.....we will go back later in the summer and give them a second chance....the view is outstanding...we didn't sit at the bar so I can't comment on that and they were very...More

Thank TriziaC
wendypalmer, Owner at The Masthead at Pier Street, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2015

We appreciate you taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. We are just opened, just about a month now, and we are training some new staff, so we are sorry your service wasn't up to par, but glad you noted friendly! We do...More

Reviewed 26 April 2015

It was Oxford Day on a cool, fresh-from-the-cleaners day. Throwing ourselves full tilt into the festivities works up a hearty Eastern Shore appetite. Hey, after witnessing the blessing of the dogs before their paws on parade, touring the museum, enjoying the library, house hunting, THEN...More

1  Thank helios5356
wendypalmer, Owner at The Masthead at Pier Street, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2015

Wow! We loved your review!! Such a lovely write up for us on Oxford Day, which kicks off our season every year!! We are thrilled you enjoyed visit to our town and our restaurant! We are also thrilled that you felt so welcomed by all,...More

Reviewed 23 April 2015

I spent a few days in oxford earlier this week staying at a nice b&b by the water. We came a little early and was not able to check in right away so they recommended we have a light lunch down the road at "pier...More

2  Thank Michael L
wendypalmer, Owner at The Masthead at Pier Street, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2015

Michael- Thanks for taking the time to share about your experience at The Masthead! My all time favorite comment..."the staff wore smiles as if part of their uniform" made my year!! We always want our guests to feel welcome and we are glad you felt...More

Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

We had a perfect anniversary dinner at the Masthead. My surf and turf (filet and crab cake) with sautéed vegetables were awesome. Our other meals were perfect also. Service was great and the view was spectacular. April 18, 2015.More

1  Thank Vicki M
wendypalmer, Owner at The Masthead at Pier Street, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2015

Thanks so much for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor! We are thrilled you enjoyed the surf and turf special! We always want our guests to leave here happy and will do whatever it takes! We all appreciate the review and look...More

Reviewed 5 October 2014

My now husband and I had our wedding reception here in late September and it was the best decision we have ever made. Having attended countless weddings with mediocre food at big, empty venues we decided to make food the focal point of our reception...More

1  Thank RaeM85
wendypalmer, Owner at The Masthead at Pier Street, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2015

Wow, what a fabulous review! I am thrilled you took the time to share your experience on Trip Advisor! We are glad you had such a fun time at your wedding!! My passion is throwing parties and your wedding was a party that I loved...More

Reviewed 1 September 2014

We went here twice- once in July and once yesterday in august. Both times we were sat in the same spot outside with the same awful waitress. I'm not sure what her name was but she definitely didn't seem like she wanted to be there....More

3  Thank amymeryl
wendypalmer, Owner at The Masthead at Pier Street, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2015

Ok, so we know who your waitress was, just by your comments and we are glad to say she is not with us any longer. We are sorry you were not thrilled with the coconut shrimp, and I surprised because they are popular! Please let...More

Reviewed 31 August 2014

We expected very casual dining but were very pleasantly surprised with the good food and service. The location is amazing - our table was right by the water - beautiful view of the sunset. The crab soup was some of the best we've ever had!...More

2  Thank LizP1055
wendypalmer, Owner at The Masthead at Pier Street, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2015

Glad you enjoyed your visit, meal and service! So glad you enjoyed the coconut shrimp as it is one of the favorites! Also the crab soup is legendary! We are always thrilled when guests share their experience on trip advisor, it is a tremendous help...More

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Restaurant Details

Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 W Pier St, Pier Street marina, Oxford, MD 21654-1345
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Talbot County  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +1 410-226-5171
  • E-mail
Description
Perfect setting for a rehearsal dinner, family reunion or class reunion!
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