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Chesapeake Inn Restaurant, Chesapeake City, MD

Chesapeake Inn Restaurant

4.7
4.7
1881 Reviews
$30 and under
Continental
**OPEN TABLE RESERVATIONS ARE ONLY ACCEPTED FOR THE MAIN DINING ROOM, NOT THE LOWER LEVEL DECK**
The Chesapeake Inn is the place for everyone. The Main Dining Room boasts a beautiful waterfront view, along with a great bar scene and an outdoor Terrace for dining. The menu features jumbo lump crab cakes, fresh seafood specials, prime steaks, and shareable options. The dining room is open year round. Please call for parties of 10 or more and information on our lower level Deck.
Several, private, waterfront banquet rooms are available as well as our beautiful, waterfront Ballroom. Check our website & click on the HAPPENINGS link for specials & upcoming events.

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Additional information

  • Dining style
    Casual Elegant
  • Price
    $30 and under
  • Cuisines
    Continental, Seafood, Mediterranean
  • Hours of operation
    Brunch Sun 10:00 am–2:00 pm Lunch Mon–Sat 11:00 am–3:00 pm Dinner Mon–Thu 3:00 pm–9:00 pm Fri, Sat 3:00 pm–10:00 pm Sun 2:00 pm–9:00 pm
  • Phone number
    (410) 885-2040
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress code
    Resort Casual
  • Executive chef
    Sean Giffing
  • Catering
    We have a dedicated events department that is ready to assist you with catering of all sizes and can offer recommendations to off-site venue options. We have extensive menu options to chose from and can customize anything to meet your needs. We encourage you to visit our site @ www.chesapeakeinnbanquets.com<br />
  • Private party facilities
    We have many private, waterfront dining areas, both indoors and outdoors, to host a gathering up to 200 guests. Our dedicated event coordinators will assist you in recommending which room best compliments your event. Please visit our website www.chesapeakeinnbanquets.com or call 410 885 2040 to speak to a banquet representative.
  • Private party contact
    Eddie Greer - Email: eddie@chesapeakeinn.com: (410) 885-2040
  • Neighborhood
    Chesapeake City
  • Cross street
    Bohemia Ave
  • Parking details
    For your convenience, we offer valet parking. There is also free, public parking throughout town and under the bridge. Handicap accessible parking and elevator access are in the front of the restaurant. Please see valet for assistance.
  • Entertainment
    We offer Live Bands and DJs on our DECK area nightly in the months of May through August and on Fridays & Saturdays in the months of September - April. The best way to check out which type of music & when it is playing is to visit our event calender on our website at www.chesapeakeinn.com. Click on the CALENDAR link on the top bar to see our specials, upcoming events and all live music details!
  • Additional
    Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Indoor Fireplace, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, Vegan, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

What 1,881 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

4.7
4.7 based on recent ratings
  • 4.7Food
  • 4.7Service
  • 4.7Ambience
  • 4.4Value

NoiseModerate

1,881 Reviews
  1. OpenTable Diner

    New York City

    2 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on May 5, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Pleasant dining experience! Food and service was wonderful

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  2. OpenTable Diner

    New York City

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 14, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Elaine was wonderful really enjoyed the dining experience

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  3. CandiceS

    Philadelphia

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 13, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We had a fabulous birthday celebration. Our service from Whitney was fantastic. Every once the meal was very good the setting was exceptional.

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  4. OpenTable Diner

    Philadelphia

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 13, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    This was our first time visiting and dining here at the Chesapeake Inn Restaurant & Marina. Relatively short drive from our home in Delaware. Really cute little restaurant with lots of great, tasty food options. It was a bit windy when we dined here, so we opted for inside dining and still enjoyed a great view of the marina. Chesapeake Inn was highly recommended to us and I can see why. We will definitely be back again soon!

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  5. OpenTable Diner

    Philadelphia

    7 reviews

    5.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on April 5, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We dined here for our anniversary and had made note of that on our reservation. The morning of our reservation the restaurant called to confirm and wished us a happy anniversary. Upon arriving at the restaurant we were promptly greeted and again wished a happy anniversary. After being seated our server also wished us a happy anniversary! Our server, Rachel, was fantastic. She was prompt and attentive and also made great menu suggestions. Our meals were delicious. We had the traditional calamari and a salmon roll for appetizers and for dinner my wife had halibut Chesapeake and I had the crab cakes. Everything was excellent and the portions were perfect. After our meals our server brought a sparkler and two complimentary glasses of champagne in celebration of our anniversary! It was unexpected and really added to an already great experience. We highly recommend Chesapeake Inn! It’s not often that we go out to eat and are completely satisfied with the service, the food, and the atmosphere. Chesapeake Inn checks all of those boxes. If you’re thinking about it… just go!!

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  6. CONCERTGOER

    Philadelphia

    16 reviews

    5.0

    16 reviews

    Dined on March 29, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Repeat customer; Chesapeake Inn never disappoints! Food/service/view superb! Our server Whitney was prompt and efficient - did an outstanding job taking care of us. We will return - as always!

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  7. TimF

    Philadelphia

    3 reviews

    4.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on March 27, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 5
    Always great food and atmosphere! The service was a little slow on refilling our drinks / waters otherwise Very good

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  8. LydiaChardonnay

    Philadelphia

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on March 26, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Chesapeake Inn never disappoints! The food and service were great

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  9. AudreyA

    Greater Boston

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on March 18, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Food amazing. Located right on canal Server informative and responsive

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  10. TraciH

    Philadelphia

    5 reviews

    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on March 17, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    I always have a great experience at the Chesapeake Inn. The food is excellent, the service is good, the staff is professional. Even when it’s busy the quality doesn’t suffer.

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  11. LisaC

    Pittsburgh

    6 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on March 15, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great food and service. We really enjoyed our dinner.

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  12. DEDiner

    Greater Boston

    6 reviews

    5.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on March 11, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We like to spend special occasions at the Chesapeake Inn. For my wife's birthday, we enjoyed a lovely meal, the Perfect 10 entree for both of us. Both the beef and crab cake were prepared to our liking. Our wine selections by Josh Cellar were among our favorites. Our server was attentive, courteous, and easy to talk to. The evening was quiet on a Monday night which made it very comfortable. A most enjoyable evening.

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  13. Foodesq

    Philadelphia

    21 reviews

    5.0

    21 reviews

    Dined on March 10, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Tonight was so nice!! Rachel, our server, as always, provided epic service even in the midst of serving several other tables. Rachel was attentive and so accommodating to my father who was celebrating his 86th birthday!! Another memorable moment at The Chesapeake Inn!!! Thank you!!

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  14. OpenTable Diner

    Philadelphia

    8 reviews

    4.0

    8 reviews

    Dined on February 25, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Very good service and food. The seating is comfortable and the restaurant is very clean. Only one thing I would recommend is that the Manager address every table if he or she is in the proximity of other people.

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  15. Girls

    Philadelphia

    25 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    25 reviews

    Dined on February 25, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The restaurant was fantastic! Exceeded my expectations. Our server made it even nicer. She was kind, friendly, and very knowledgeable. I will definitely come back and have already told 10 people!

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  16. OpenTable Diner

    Exclusive

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on February 25, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We had brunch on a lovely Sunday. The view is perfect and the decor of the main dining room is light and airy. The menu was just enough to have choices for everyone and the food was quite good. We had wonderful service, the waitress was friendly and fun. We will be back!

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  17. HeatherC

    Philadelphia

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on February 25, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Steak lacked flavor. Green beans weren’t fully cooked.

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  18. DouglasM

    New York City

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 24, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The best sushi around. Great service and reasonable prices. Do the valet parking, it is well worth it.

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  19. GregK

    Baltimore

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 24, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    We went to Chesapeake Inn to celebrate our 25th Wedding Anniversary. The food was amazing the atmosphere was great and the service was good. We will definitely go back again. It would have been nice if they could have offered up something special for our Anniversary like a complimentary drink or dessert. But overall an amazing place to Dine and celebrate any special occasion.

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  20. GabrielW

    Philadelphia

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 19, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Lovely place, amazing service, fast & delicious food, and super kind to all types of couples!

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  21. OpenTable Diner

    Chicago

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on February 18, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 2
    4. Ambience 5
    Food was very good. Service was subpar. We sat in the bar area, the bartender never wrote our orders down, and our order was wrong twice. This was on Sunday for brunch. The food runner was the hero that day, he was great. The bartender who waited on us, not so much.

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  22. TinaW

    Atlantic City

    16 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    16 reviews

    Dined on February 17, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Elaine R was an excellent server. Our meal was delicious from the appetizer to dessert.

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  23. Lkwshopper

    Philadelphia

    8 reviews

    5.0

    8 reviews

    Dined on February 17, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Food, drinks, and service were great. I especially loved the fig bruschetta app.

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  24. OpenTable Diner

    Philadelphia

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 15, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Excellent service/food in the upper deck restaurant. Sushi is amazing. NY strip I cut with my butter knife to eat, so tender.

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  25. OpenTable Diner

    Key West

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on February 15, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great food, great service, great time! Even parking spots open!

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  26. RobertD

    Philadelphia

    6 reviews

    5.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on February 14, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Valentines Day was great. Rockfish entree was best dish of that fish my wife and I ever had. Service was great. Ambience on Terrance was great 👍 Wonderful evening.

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  27. rhondad715

    Philadelphia

    7 reviews

    5.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on February 14, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We had an amazing server and the food was delicious!

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  28. DianeZ

    Philadelphia

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on February 14, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    This was our first visit and it won’t be our last. We had a lovely Valentine’s Day dinner. We could not have asked for better.

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  29. OpenTable Diner

    Philadelphia

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 11, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 5
    Very nice restaurant. The restaurant itself it clean and the staff are also nice. It sits right on the water and if you’re lucky enough to snag a seat by the window you have a really good view of the nighttime sky in Chesapeake City. After dinner they encourage you to go downstairs to the bar where they have live music and all around good vibes. Food was prepared in a timely fashion and the presentation was nice. I didn’t feel rushed at all or get the feeling of being herded in and out like cattle. Everything about this place was Aces in my book. I had the Rockfish with risotto and my girlfriend had the “Perfect 10” which is a filet mignon and crab cake with root veggies and mashed potatoes. Flavor, temperature, and portions were perfect. I left feeling satiated and satisfied. Highly recommend the peanut butter explosion dessert which is a chocolate cake infused with peanut butter mousse served with vanilla ice cream and whipped crème. Will definitely return to check out the deck or brunch as well.

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  30. OpenTable Diner

    Milwaukee

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 9, 2024

    1. Overall 1
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 1
    Service was terrible. Our plates and glassware were dirty. It took 2 hours and 15 mins for our dinner to come out. Save your money and go anywhere else.

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  31. Cammycon

    Tahoe

    14 reviews

    4.0

    14 reviews

    Dined on February 9, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 5
    My best friend and I enjoyed a lovely night at the Chesapeake Inn. Salmon (grilled) was delicious resting on top of the kale salad. Crab bisque also yummy. Capuccino was cold and served in a hot chocolate glass. Wine list mediocre. Otherwise, highly recommend and get a seat near the window!

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  32. bryon26

    Philadelphia

    29 reviews

    5.0

    29 reviews

    Dined on February 8, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We had a delightful lunch. The food was delicious, and our waiter was excellent. The view was wonderful, and we were fortunate enough to see two large tankers making their way down the river. We had patronized the Chesapeake Inn once previously, and we will certainly return in the future. Highly recommended and kudos!

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  33. wordsmith

    Atlantic City

    16 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    16 reviews

    Dined on February 7, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We ate in the dining room on a Wednesday evening in February. On that evening, many bottles of wine were half price. My husband had the prime rib special, 12 oz., including salad, potatoes and vegetables for $25. It was a beautiful cut of meat prepared just as ordered. I had the salmon Chesapeake, topped with crab meat and lobster sauce. 5-star entree! Excellent service from our waitress. The food and service are consistently top-notch!

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  34. JudyP

    Washington DC

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on February 7, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Our server was extremely friendly and realized we were not in a hurry and adapted immediately. We didn't have to order our meal until after the appetizer was delivered, water was refilled as needed without asking. The food was fabulous! The calamari appetizer had just the right amount of sauce was flash fried without breading and the pickled seaweed salad was a bright complement. Don't go expecting small lunch portions, my husband couldn't finish the seafood pasta dish which was loaded with sea scallops, shrimp and crab. The crab bisque not only had crab in it but was garnished with a lump of crabmeat.

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  35. OpenTable Diner

    Phoenix

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 7, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    It was a wonderful experience. The food was fantastic. 

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  36. TomL

    Philadelphia

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on February 6, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 5
    Cannoli desert was awful. I should be what Cannoli s should be not a deep fryed extruded something.

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  37. LisaJ

    Philadelphia

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 4, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Food was excellent, staff was polite, beautiful view

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  38. Marvin

    Philadelphia

    24 reviews

    4.0

    24 reviews

    Dined on February 2, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Fish was very overcooked, very dry. Presentation needs work.

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  39. LarryJ

    Philadelphia

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on February 1, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We celebrated a birthday that night. Service was attentive and professional. Everyone in our party thought their food was excellent.

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  40. RichardB

    Philadelphia

    43 reviews

    5.0

    43 reviews

    Dined on January 30, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Always excellent service w/ great menu choices. This restaurant never disappoints.

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FAQs

Chesapeake Inn Restaurant offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (410) 885-2040.

Chesapeake Inn Restaurant is rated 4.7 stars by 1881 OpenTable diners.

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Google Map for Chesapeake Inn Restaurant

605 2nd Street, Chesapeake City, MD 21915

Additional information

  • Cross street
    Bohemia Ave
  • Neighborhood
    Chesapeake City
  • Hours of operation
    Brunch Sun 10:00 am–2:00 pm Lunch Mon–Sat 11:00 am–3:00 pm Dinner Mon–Thu 3:00 pm–9:00 pm Fri, Sat 3:00 pm–10:00 pm Sun 2:00 pm–9:00 pm
  • Price
    $30 and under
  • Cuisines
    Continental, Seafood, Mediterranean
  • Dining style
    Casual Elegant
  • Dress code
    Resort Casual
  • Parking details
    For your convenience, we offer valet parking. There is also free, public parking throughout town and under the bridge. Handicap accessible parking and elevator access are in the front of the restaurant. Please see valet for assistance.
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Executive chef
    Sean Giffing
  • Entertainment
    We offer Live Bands and DJs on our DECK area nightly in the months of May through August and on Fridays & Saturdays in the months of September - April. The best way to check out which type of music & when it is playing is to visit our event calender on our website at www.chesapeakeinn.com. Click on the CALENDAR link on the top bar to see our specials, upcoming events and all live music details!
  • Additional
    Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Indoor Fireplace, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, Vegan, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Phone number
    (410) 885-2040
  • Catering
    We have a dedicated events department that is ready to assist you with catering of all sizes and can offer recommendations to off-site venue options. We have extensive menu options to chose from and can customize anything to meet your needs. We encourage you to visit our site @ www.chesapeakeinnbanquets.com<br />
  • Private party facilities
    We have many private, waterfront dining areas, both indoors and outdoors, to host a gathering up to 200 guests. Our dedicated event coordinators will assist you in recommending which room best compliments your event. Please visit our website www.chesapeakeinnbanquets.com or call 410 885 2040 to speak to a banquet representative.
  • Private party contact
    Eddie Greer - Email: eddie@chesapeakeinn.com: (410) 885-2040
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