Holiday Events & Closings
November 23, 2017- We will be closed for Thanksgiving so our team members can celebrate the holiday with their families.
November 24, 2017- We will be having our Black Friday Gift Card Promotion. Receive a $10 Gift Certificate with every $50 Gift Card Purchase. In house and online purchases only. (No phone orders)
December 3, 2017- Breakfast with Santa from 9 to 12. Breakfast Buffet Adults $13 Kids 3-10 $7
December 22, 2017- Guest Appreciation Christmas Party 5pm-8pm
December 25, 2017- We will be closed for Christmas so our team members can celebrate the holiday with their families.
January 1, 2018- Eskimo Swim with Team Cottage
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Seasonal Dinner Hours
Sunday – Thursday: Dinner is served until 9pm | Friday & Saturday: Dinner is served until 10pm
Tuesday – Chicken and Ribs “Trivia Night”
Cottage Fried Chicken | $12
Barbecue Baby Back Ribs | $13
Wednesday “Shrimp Happens”
Fried Shrimp | $15
Shrimp & Crab Imperial | $17
Roast Turkey Dinner | $12
Roast Turkey Drumstick | $10
Thursday – Surf or Turf Night
Prime Rib Dinner | $16
Lobster & Shrimp Mac & Cheese | $19
Monday “All About Oysters”
Fried Chesapeake Oysters | $15
Smoked Bacon Wrapped Scallops | $16
Fish Fry (Choice of Cod, Flounder or Combination)| $15
Grilled Key West Salmon | $15
Our StoryThe Cottage Cafe has been a dream come true for Brent Poffenberger and Tom Neville. Brent and Tom went to Shepherd College in West Virginia and majored in Hotel and Restaurant Management. Brent did his food service externship at a restaurant in Ocean City between his junior and senior years in college and immediately knew it was his goal to own a restaurant at the beach.
After graduating from college, Brent started working for a family restaurant chain, trying to learn all he could about restaurant management. At the same time he was talking to his good friend and fraternity brother Tom, who was still in college, about the possibility of going into business together. Their dream was realized in June of 1993 when The Cottage Cafe opened for business.
The Cottage Cafes success can be attributed to a great group of hard-working team members and wonderful appreciative guests. It is the Cottage Cafe's promise to bring you extra-ordinary service and high quality food in a pleasant dining atmosphere. As the old beach cottages of yesteryear bring back many pleasant memories of sharing food, spirits, and good times with family and friends, it is our hope that you will have a great experience in our "Cottage" and want to come back and dine again.