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Lunch & Dinner Menus


Light Fare

Crab Cake


Our award-winning, signature crab cake. Simply the best!

Steamed Shrimp

Healthy Option
Gluten Free

Peel and eat domestic premium shrimp seasoned with Old Bay®

1/2 lb. 13.99 | 1 lb. 23.99

Fried Oysters


A locals favorite! Plump select oysters, shucked and fried to a golden brown. Served with Sriracha po' boy sauce

Hand Prepared Calamari


Marinated in buttermilk, breaded and served with house aioli

Hot Wings

Seasoned and tossed in your choice of hot, mild, jerk, garlic parm, Old Bay® or Asian sauce

(6) 9.99 | (12) 15.99

Oysters Rockefeller


Local seaside oysters with a traditional Rockefeller topping and a hint of Pernod

Oysters Parramore

Healthy Option

Local seaside oysters topped with lump crabmeat and our signature sauce baked to a golden brown



Served with sour cream and salsa

Cheese 7.99 | Chicken 12.99 | Shrimp 13.99 | Crab 16.99

Garlic Clams

Gluten Free

A dozen local steamed middleneck clams flavored with garlic butter and fresh herbs

Seaside Oysters

Gluten Free
Healthy Option

Half Shell* or Steamed

1/2 Dozen 8.99 | Dozen 15.99

Flounder Fingers


House Autry or tempura fried. Served with Sriracha po' boy sauce

Fried Pickles


A favorite of locals & pregnant women alike! Served with Sriracha po' boy sauce

Hot Crab Dip


Creamy crab meat blend seasoned with Old Bay®. Served with toasted bread

Chicken Tenders


4 large all-white meat tenders fried to perfection. Served with honey mustard sauce

Crab Hushpuppies


An Island House twist on this timeless classic

Onion Rings


Go ahead! Treat yo'self!

Soup & Salads

Wasabi Cucumber | Honey Mustard | Pepper Parmesan | Ranch | Balsamic Vinaigrette | Raspberry Vinaigrette | Blue Cheese

Salad Entreé Options:
Add a succulent entrée to any salad.
Grilled or Blackened Chicken (Healthy Option) 5.99
Today's Fresh Catch* - (Healthy Option) market price
Grilled or Chilled Steamed Shrimp (Healthy Option) 7.99
Fried Oysters 10.99

Buffalo Chicken Chopped Salad


Romaine, celery, red onion and chopped buffalo chicken tenders topped with cheddar jack, blue cheese and ranch dressing

Substitute a grilled chicken breast for 1.00 more!

Crisp Wedge Salad


Crisp lettuce wedge topped with chunky blue cheese dressing, chopped bacon, red onions, tomatoes and blue cheese crumbles

Caesar Salad


Torn romaine crowns dressed with shredded parmesan cheese and topped with our house croutons. Served with Caesar dressing

Island "House" Salad

Healthy Option
Gluten Free

A medley of fresh romaine and spring mix tossed with seasonal vegetables and topped with blended cheeses - a meal all by itself!

Cedar Island Salad


Our award-winning, signature crab cake over fresh mixed greens with blended cheeses

Side Salad

Healthy Option
Gluten Free

Fresh greens and crisp vegetables

Soup of the Day

Ask about todays offerings in a small or large bowl

Sweet Treats

Famous Chocolate Bread Pudding

With Coffee Patron® creme anglaise

Becca's Smith Island Cake

Crème Brûlée

Yes, it's awesome!

Daily Specials

Ask for other sweet tooth options, including our cheesecake!


Served with your choice of french fries, cole slaw or apple sauce. Enjoy sweet potato wedges for .99 or onion rings for 1.49

Fried Oyster


Succulent fried oysters topped with lettuce and tomato on a fresh kaiser roll

Crab Cake


Our award-winning, signature crab cake, fried or broiled, topped with lettuce and tomato on a fresh kaiser roll

Chicken Salad


Our homemade, chunky, all-white meat chicken salad piled high and topped with lettuce and tomato, on a fresh kaiser roll

Chicken Wachapreague


An 8 oz. grilled chicken breast marinated in teriyaki and topped with melted provolone cheese, applewood smoked bacon, and fresh lump crab meat



Fried flounder fillet topped with lettuce and tomato on a fresh kaiser roll


Served with your choice of french fries, cole slaw or apple sauce. Enjoy sweet potato wedges for .99 or onion rings for 1.49

Island House Cheeseburger*


Mouthwatering burger topped with lettuce, tomato, and your choice of cheddar, provolone or American

Beyond Burger

Healthy Option

A healthier, more environmentally plant-based alternative to beef!

Burton's Bay Backfin Burger*


A burger grilled to perfection and topped with applewood smoked bacon, fresh
backfin crabmeat, melted cheddar cheese, lettuce, and tomato


Served with your choice of french fries, cole slaw or apple sauce. Enjoy sweet potato wedges for .99 or onion rings for 1.49

Fish Tacos*

Healthy Option

2 fish tacos served blackened or fried on flour tortillas and topped with fresh shredded cabbage, diced tomatoes, shredded cheddar jack cheese and siracha po' boy sauce

Grilled Shrimp Tacos

Healthy Option

2 tacos – each served with three domestic premium shrimp and topped with fresh shredded cabbage, diced tomatoes, and shredded cheddar jack cheese


Served with your choice of french fries, cole slaw or apple sauce. Enjoy sweet potato wedges for .99 or onion rings for 1.49

Fried Shrimp


Plump and juicy shrimp fried to a delicious golden brown

Fried Oyster


Plump and golden fried oysters served with cocktail sauce

Tempura Shrimp


Beautiful, premium, domestic Gulf shrimp dipped in a light tempura batter and fried golden brown served with creamy horseradish sauce

Island House Crab Cake

Healthy Option

Our award-winning, signature crab cake (broiled healthy option or fried) with tartar sauce

Single 19.99 | Double 29.99

Eastern Shore


Award-winning, signature crab cake paired with piping hot and juicy fried oysters


Healthy Option

Wachapreague is the Flounder Capital of the World – so you'll definately love this one! Served broiled (healthy option), fried, blackened, or bronzed

Market Price


Soda & Juice


Coke, Diet Coke, Cherry Coke, Mr. Pibb, Sprite, Ginger Ale, Pink Lemonade, Apple Juice, Bottled Water




Corona, Corona Premiere, Guinness, Heineken

Iced Tea & Coffee

Fresh brewed! Sweet & unsweet 2.99

High Test or Decaffeinated 2.49

Craft, Draft & Seltzers

Ask what's being served today.


Angry Orchard, Budweiser, Bud Light, Bud Light Lime, Coors Light, Michelob Ultra, Miller High Life, Miller Lite, Natural Light, Pabst Blue Ribbon, Rolling Rock, Yuengling Lager

We accept VISA, Mastercard, American Express, Discover Card, Local Personal Check or CASH.

*The consumption of raw or undercooked food such as eggs, shellfish & or meats can greatly increase your chance of contracting a foodborne illness.