Carson's Creekside Restaurant & Lounge 

Carson's Creekside Restaurant and Lounge

Menu Favorites from Our Steak and Seafood Restaurant
Great Food for Dine-In, Takeout, or On-site Catering Service

Waterfront dining - Steak, seafood restaurant, and catering in Middle River, Maryland.

Using bakery breads, garden-fresh vegetables, succulent seafood and meats, we create each meal with love.

Our Kitchen works hard to ensure that only the freshest and finest ingredients are used, so that you can take a break from the kitchen and treat your family to a great meal and a fantastic time. From lunch to dinner to late-night bites, our restaurant offers only the best food at the reasonable prices.

If you are limited on time for lunch---call ahead and we'll have your food waiting for you when you arrive.

Full on-site and off-site

Catering Service

Have a special occasion coming up? We have been the proud hosts of Birthday  Parties, Bachelorette, Baby Showers, Bridal Showers, Anniversary Parties, Retirement Parties, Get Well Parties, First Communion Celebrations, Communion Celebrations, Wakes, Business Meetings, Retirement Center Luncheons, Wedding Vow renewal, Commitment Ceremonies, etc.

Carson's Creekside Restaurant & Lounge offers impeccable catering for all of your special times or any other occasion you can think of!

We offer full catering service for up to 100 guests at our location or an unlimited number at yours.

We have had several full Weddings and Receptions at Carson's. Let us help you plan your special day!

Select items from our  menu,  or let our talented staff help create a memorable menu especially for you! We can be as formal or informal as you wish! That is the beauty of booking your event with Carson's. We are small enough to customize you occasion especially for you!

We are extremely "handicapped accessible". There are no steps anywhere!!!!

Wheelchairs are welcome!!!!

The earlier you book with us, the better chance you have to get the date & time that you want.

It is not too early to book your holiday or any special event with us!

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             American Express, MasterCard & Visa. No personal checks.

18% gratuity will be added to parties of 6 or more.

Carry-out orders will incur an additional charge of $1.00~Children's Menu Available

Requested Blackened items will incur an additional $1.00




Signature Appetizers

                                                                        Crab Nachos

                                                Fresh fried nachos, pico de gallo salsa, crab meat,                                                                                    mixed  chesses finished with green onions       11.00


                                              Buffalo style, Hot, Mild, Old Bay, Jerk or Teriyaki                                                                                            Served w/sauce and celery sticks     8.75

Blackened Chicken Bruschetta

               Diced blackened chicken, tomato, & basil. Topped withmozzarella & balsamic glaze            7.50 

Crabby Fries

  French fries topped w/crabmeat, cheese, and crabby cream sauce     10.50


                               Fresh calamari, lightly coated with seasoned flour, deep fried                                                                  and served with our house-made marinara     9.75

                    **Steamed Shrimp w/Onions

          Our large succulent shrimp steamed with our special seasonings, onions and served                                                     piping hot      1/2 lb  9.00     Full lb  16.50

                                Crab Dip

                     Our creamy, cheesy mix & lump crab meat. Baked to a golden brown & served                                             with warm Pita Chips & French Bread      11.00

                              Crab Pretzel

                      Jumbo warm pretzel covered with our delicious crab dip & topped with crab and                                                 cheese. Finished in the oven     10.50


               Fresh Mussels, steamed and served in our white wine garlic sauce or our house-                                                       made marinara sauce & garlic bread      10.00

                         Small Plates

                        Fresh Fried Mozzarella Cheese

               Fresh mozzarella, hand-breaded and served with our house made                                                                                                    marinara         7.75

                                       Crab Fluffs (3)

              Lump crabmeat wrapped in our special house-made beer batter and fried.                                                          Served with our house dipping sauce     11.00

                           Seafood Skins

                         Fresh cut potatoes, Seafood Imperial, finished with Cheddar                                                                                           and Monterey Jack chesses          11.00

                        Crab Egg Rolls

                   Maryland style, crabmeat, cabbage, spring onions, carrots, green pepper, and                                                              traditional Maryland seasonings    11.00

                        Bistro Meatball

               House made 7oz. meatball, our marinarasauce, topped with fresh shaved Parmesan                                                cheese & served with garlic toast points      6.75

                    **Blackened Scallops

                                    Served with a Brandy cream & port wine glaze         12.00

                      Oyster Sliders (3)

                               Hand-breaded fresh oyster, Cajun mayo and lettuce       10.00

                   Cheeseburger Sliders (3)

                      Cooked medium well and served with melted American cheese     7.75

                   Smothered Mushrooms (3)

                  Fresh mushroom caps smothered with our Crab Imperial and                                                                                              baked to a golden brown     10.75                                                                               Soups & Salads                                                                                       Cream of Crab           4.75         5.75

          Maryland Crab             4.25         5.25

        Best of Both Worlds        4.50         5.50

                                                    House Salad     4.00

              Chunky Bleu Cheese or Champagne Vinaigrette Dressing        .75

                       Entree Salads

                                                          **Black and Bleu

    Tender blackened chicken breast, sliced peaches, bleu cheese crumbles,  candied walnuts                                             mixed with romaine lettuce and served with Raspberry                                                                                             vinaigrette on the side                         10.50


Fresh chicken breast, dried cranberries, candied walnuts, feta cheese over romaine lettuce and                                      served with champagne vinaigrette on the side        10.50

                         Carson’s Caesar

Crisp romaine, fresh parmesan cheese, homemade croutons tossed with Caesar dressing          6.00                                         W/chicken…$10.00                 W/Salmon…$15.00   


                    **Taste of the Chesapeake

   Crisp romaine, grilled shrimp, lump crabmeat, cucumber, tomato, red onion, with Old Bay                                                                     ranch on the side            15.50

                      **Sirloin Wedge Salad

Fresh Romaine wedge & choice sliced sirloin. Topped with diced tomato, cucumber, bleu cheese crumbles & dressed with pepper parmesan            15.50

                  Sandwiches & Wraps

                              All sandwiches are served with chips and a pickle.                                                             W/French Fries$1.00    W/Sweet Fries 2.00 

                                     French Dip…9.50

Our slow cooked, choice, tender beef, provolone cheese, and onion straws on Artisan                                             French bread, served with Au Jus

                     Turkey Club or Wrap…9.50

                              Hand carved, slow cooked turkey, crisp bacon,                                                                               lettuce, tomato & mayo

                    Buffalo Chicken Wrap…9 .00

               Crispy chicken tenders, hand-tossed in buffalo sauce and drizzled                                                               with ranch, w/lettuce & tomato.

                   Chicken Sandwich....7.00

                                              Grilled Chicken Breast                                                                                                           W/BBQ, bacon & cheddar  8.50     W/Imperial      12.00

Seafood Club or Wrap…14.50

                   Our petit broiled crab cake, shrimp salad, lettuce, tomato

                   Tuna Sandwich or Wrap…13.25

                   Our 6oz fresh tuna cooked your way. Lettuce, tomato & wasabi mayo

Crab Cake Sandwich......14.50

                       Our perfectly seasoned Maryland style crab cake served broiled or fried

                Shrimp Salad Sandwich or Wrap…...12.25

Our perfectly steamed shrimp, old bay, onion, celery, lettuce, tomato and mayonnaise

                   Chicken Caesar Wrap… ...7.75

              Boneless chicken breast, romaine lettuce, parmesan, & Caesar dressing

                       1/2 lb Angus Burger...…6.75

                     Fresh hand-padded ground Beef cooked to your liking

W/cheese…7.75   W/bacon & cheese…8.75    W/mushroom & Swiss…8.75

Fresh Dough Pizza

                              Seafood     17.00

         Jumbo shrimp, crabmeat, tomatoes, mixed cheeses and white sauce

                                  McKenzie        14.00

   Blackened chicken, caramelized onions, provolone cheese and marinara

                     Pepperoni    11.00

                   Classic Cheese pizza with fresh pepperoni        

                     From the Sea

                                  Served with two sides unless otherwise noted

                     **Carson’s Catch.......…18.50

                                      Fresh fish served Grilled or Broiled

Ahi Tuna                  Mahi Mahi            Atlantic Salmon

                           Blackened…19.50     W/Crab Imperial…..24.00

             Smothered Shrimp w/Crab Imperial..…24.00

                           Our succulent large butterfly shrimp, smothered with                                                                    our mouth watering crab imperial

Maryland Crab Cakes…...MARKET

                Our jumbo lump perfectly seasoned crab cake,  served fried or broiled

                    Commodores Toast…..21.00

Jumbo lump crabmeat, shrimp, scallops, tomatoes, and mushrooms tossed in a sherry                    cream sauce.  Served with cheesy toast points and “ONE SIDE”

                                                   Fried Shrimp ........17.50

  Scrumptious large shrimp, dredged in our beer batter & crunchy breading.                                    Fried to a crispy golden brown

                   Oyster Platter.........16.50

     Fresh Oysters, hand-breaded in our beer batter and crunchy breading.                                          Fried to a crispy golden brown 

                            Steaks, Ribs and Chicken

                                  Served with two sides unless otherwise noted

                                                 **Austin’s Filet…27.00

             10oz of our melt-in-your-mouth center cut Filet, lightly seasoned and                                                         flame-broiled to your liking

                                                 **Grilled NY Strip…25.00

            Choice and Meaty 14 oz center cut strip steak, lightly seasoned and                                                             flame-broiled to your liking

**Chicken Isabella…........20.00

Two grilled chicken breasts topped with asparagus, f-resh crab meat, capers and                                                   beurre blanc.  Served w/”ONE SIDE”

                                            Carson’s Chicken Risotto…...20.00

Grilled chicken breast served over creamy parmesan pancetta risotto & tossed with                                          fresh crabmeat.  Served w/”ONE SIDE”

                                                   Chicken Marsala.....…16.00

            Chicken breast sautéed w/butter, Sicilian Marsala wine, & mushrooms

                                                            Barbeque Ribs  

                                           ½ Rack....... 11.00   Full Rack.........20.00

Our smoked and slow cooked, fall off the bone, baby back pork ribs with Carson’s                           BBQ sauce. French fries & coleslaw. No additional sides


                                Served with Salad & Garlic bread

                           Santé Fe Pasta…15.50                                                            Blackened chicken, corn, black beans and tomatoes in our spicy                                                                          cream sauce over penne.

                                                          Chicken Broccoli.........15.50

             Grilled chicken breast in our creamy Alfredo sauce with fresh steamed                                                                     broccoli over penne

                                                               Crabby Mac15.00

                     Penne pasta and a creamy mix of crabmeat and cheeses baked in our                                              house-made bread bowl.  Served with salad only.

                                                 Chicken and Shrimp…...17.50

Chicken breast and large shrimp tossed in a Vodka sauce.  Served over penne

Mussels and Shrimp Diablo......20.00

                        Fresh mussels and jumbo shrimp sautéed in a spicy Diablo sauce              and served over linguini

Shrimp Scampi….18.50

Jumbo shrimp sautéed with garlic, white wine, and lemon juice.  Served over linguini


  Broccoli, Sour Cream & Chives Mashed Potatoes, French Fries, Sweet Potato Fries,                Onion Straws, House Salad Or Small Caesar and VOD,Baked Potato (available AFTER 4:00 pm) 



         We cook items to your request, however, consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfi,          or eggs may increase the risk of foodborne illness if you have certain medical conditions