The Best Outdoor Dinner Spots in Pasadena, Maryland - Koch Homes

The Best Outdoor Dinner Spots in Pasadena, Maryland

Uncategorized l June 14, 2023

If you’re someone who enjoys trying new places to eat amidst picturesque landscapes and sunny weather, we have some fantastic restaurant options for you in Pasadena, Maryland. 

These delicious destinations are great for those who are interested in our stunning community, Cross Creek at Compass Pointe, because – depending on the time of day and traffic – they are all under 20 minutes away! 

When pondering the perfect spot for your next dinner date, we recommend indulging in these culinary delights while immersing yourself in the local charm. 

Sam and Maggie’s Dockside Grill

Sam and Maggie’s Dockside Grill, a mere seven-minute drive from our Cross Creek at Compass Pointe community, is a delightful blend of Chesapeake flavors and Caribbean flair. Nestled along picturesque Rock Creek and adjacent to the Fairview Marina, this restaurant boasts a stunning waterfront view.

Their menu showcases a tantalizing array of dishes, including mouthwatering crab cakes, succulent smoked short ribs, flavorful smoked brisket tacos, and delightful grilled tuna tostadas. With their ever-evolving menu, you can always look forward to trying something new at this charming establishment.

Bahama Mike’s

Bahama Mike’s, a beloved seafood eatery, holds true to its roots as a family-owned and operated establishment. Their enticing menu boasts a delectable range of offerings, including the Crab Stacker Burger, the ever-popular Jumbo-Lump Crab Cake, comforting chicken sausage gumbo, the classic fish and chips, and a refreshing albacore tuna salad. 

Situated a mere 15 minutes from our community, Bahama Mike’s offers various options to suit your preference, whether it’s a cozy dine-in experience, alfresco dining in their outdoor area, or the convenience of curbside pickup. 

Rams Head Dockside

Rams Head Dockside, a family-owned and operated favorite since 1989, holds a special place within the Pasadena community. With a commitment to serving exceptional food, beer, and providing an enjoyable atmosphere, this restaurant has become a cherished destination. 

Located less than 20 minutes from our community, this spot offers a captivating day-at-sea ambiance with the occasional live music from local bands, enhancing your dining experience as you indulge in their superb menu offerings. From the delicious croissants and savory buffalo chicken flatbread to their tantalizing Korean BBQ wings and renowned cast iron crab cake, there is truly something for everyone.

Broken Oar Bar and Grill

Nestled along the water’s edge, The Broken Oar Bar and Grill beckons as a captivating waterfront destination. With its breathtaking panoramic vistas of Nabbs Creek, this establishment provides an enchanting backdrop for unforgettable experiences. 

Immerse yourself in an array of entertainment options, including live music performances, engaging trivia nights, complimentary jukebox play, and even a spirited game of bingo. 

Delight your palate with entrees such as the marvelous Red Snapper Carpaccio sushi, the indulgent philly cheesesteak pizza, the wonderful steak and shrimp wrap, or the gourmet street tacos that are sure to tempt your taste buds. 

Founders Tavern and Grille

Immerse yourself in a history-infused culinary experience at Founders Tavern and Grille, a restaurant that embraces a passion for the past. 

With a firm commitment to using the freshest ingredients, this establishment proudly partners with local vendors who share their unwavering dedication to sourcing local, organic, and GMO-free offerings. 

Savor a menu brimming with creations such as the signature Founding Father’s Pizza and the succulent Dakota Range Steak, relish the flavors of the portobello mushroom sandwich, sink your teeth into the tasty Battlefield Fried Chicken Sandwich, or enjoy a comforting cast iron pasta dish. 

Whatever you’re in the mood for, prepare to embark on a culinary journey that intertwines history, quality, ingredients, and exceptional flavors at Founders Tavern and Grille. 

Taste Your Way to Happiness and Find Your Dream Koch Home

We hope you enjoy these fun and delicious restaurants that not only offer an array of different foods, but also the opportunity to make lasting memories with loved ones. 

Make the most of your afternoon by exploring our newest opportunity in Pasadena, Maryland at Cross Creek at Compass Pointe. Experience the extraordinary in our stunning, newly designed Brentwood floor plan, soon to grace a sprawling 3-acre homesite that backs up to the pristine fairways of the Compass Pointe Championship Golf Course

For information and details, contact Eric Easton at 240-517-0730 or by email at