The Point: A Casual Neighborhood Restaurant
Annapolis is known for many things—two of which are the Chesapeake Bay and seafood. If you want the best of both worlds, we recommend planning a visit to The Point Crab House & Grill.
This popular establishment offers tasty food and stunning views of the water. Keep reading through our community spotlight to learn all about the place, then stop by for happy hour, dinner, and more.
About This Maryland Crab House
The Point is owned by Bobby Jones and Michael Neall. Bobby has over 20 years of experience in the restaurant industry. While he operates as chef and general manager, his wife Julie oversees front-of-the-house operations. Michael is the sole investor, legal counsel, and a full-time customer.
The three of them have a strong working relationship as well as a passion for great food, drinks, and hospitality. As a result, you’ll be treated to a one-of-a-kind dining experience from the moment you step through the doors.
Weekly Specials & Fun Events
You’ll want to make a point to visit this crab house any day of the week for their special and fun events. For example, Monday to Friday is happy hour. From 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM, you can enjoy $2 Domestic Drafts, $5 House Wines, and half-priced appetizers like Nanny’s Deviled Eggs and Homemade Soft Pretzels.
Then, there’s live music every Wednesday and Thursday. Dine between 5:00 PM and 8:00 PM in the open-air space to discover a new musician while eating a delicious meal and looking out onto the water.
Find Your New Favorite Menu Item
Speaking of tasty food: Want to know what’s on the menu? While there are burgers and tacos, the real star of the show is the seafood—we are in Maryland, after all.
Here are just some of the many options available on The Point’s menu:
- Mom-Mom’s Maryland Crab Soup: Jumbo lump crab, tomatoes, crab stock, beef stock, country ham, fresh corn, carrots, celery, onion, and cabbage.
- Middle Neck Clams: One pound of clams, served with drawn butter and clam juice.
- Fish & Chips: Fresh Atlantic cod—hand-battered to order—topped with remoulade and fresh lemon and served with house fries.
- Crab & Oyster Pie: Local bay oysters, jumbo lump crab, potatoes, smoked lardon, seafood stock, cream, sherry, and herbs in a homemade pastry served with mixed greens.
Enjoy Dinner with a View Today
It’s no surprise that this Arnold, MD, restaurant has received the Best Maryland Crab Soup, Best Seafood Restaurant, and other accolades from The Capital Reader’s Choice.
If your mouth is starting to water like ours is, then don’t wait. Visit The Point Crab House & Grill today!