Call Us Today: 866-312-5596
Rod and Reel Hotel and Restaurant
Click calendar to select check in date
Click calendar to select check out date

Upcoming Events

Rod 'N' Reel Restaurant, a culinary institution since 1946.

Rod 'N' Reel Restaurant—Your Premier Fine Seafood Restaurant in Chesapeake Beach

Looking for some of the finest dining on the Chesapeake Bay? You won't even need to leave the resort to enjoy the most revered seafood restaurant in both Chesapeake Beach and the greater Maryland area in general. 

About Our Rod 'N' Reel Hotel Restaurant

Owned and operated by the same family for three generations, Rod 'N' Reel is a Chesapeake Beach culinary institution. We're open daily year-round, with the exception of Christmas Day. Join us on Sunday and find out why it's our most popular day (Hint: it's our Sunday Breakfast Buffet!)

Most Popular Dining Spot on Chesapeake Bay

Treat your palate to the finest fresh fish available in Southern Maryland at our popular seafood restaurant on Chesapeake Bay. Let specially seasoned jumbo lump crab cakes broiled to perfection melt in your mouth, and indulge your taste buds with the succulent crab imperial made from our secret recipe. Dine with us in our gorgeous waterfront dining room or pick up some of the best seafood dishes in town and take dinner to your room.

A Few of Our Delectable Dining Options at Our Rod and Reel Hotel Restaurant

  • Maryland Crab Cakes
  • Chesapeake Bay Count Oysters
  • Baked Maryland Crab Imperial
  • Fresh Local Stuffed Rockfish
  • Baked Stuffed Shrimp
  • Mixed Mariner's Platter (Deep Fried Flounder, Shrimp, Scallops and More)

Maryland's Finest Seafood Restaurant on the Chesapeake Bay

At the Rod 'N' Reel Restaurant, you can pick your own lobster straight from our lobster tank. Want a sizzling steak? We cook our USDA-only steaks on our custom broiler to seal in all the wonderful juices while leaving a crisp, char-grilled texture on the outside. No matter what menu item you choose, you'll be fully satisfied with your selection.

Banquet Service for Weddings and Other Events

You couldn't ask for a more beautiful setting for your wedding or other major event than one of the three waterfront banquet rooms designed to make your reception or celebration a seamless success. We offer elegant banquet service of your personally selected menu items in any of our banquet rooms and also provide dining services for waterfront weddings on the beach.

Hours of Operation

Monday through Friday: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Contact Us

Phone: 301-855-8351, 410-257-2735

1-877-RODNREEL (763-6733)

Make your reservations online now!


We do not accept Open Table reservations on holidays. Please call 410-257-2735 ext. 125 to make holiday reservations.


Give a Gift Card!

Purchase a gift card online now.