Soup du Jour
Chef’s homemade creation, featuring the freshest ingredients. priced daily
Maryland Crab Soup
A true Maryland Tradition! Our homemade version has lump crab meat simmered with fresh garden vegetables.
Cream of Crab Soup
A house specialty of G.L. Shacks since 1993; garnished with jumbo lump crab meat and Old Bay.
Slowly simmered, traditional style chili; garnished with cheese and red onion.
Buffalo Chicken Dip 8.95
All white meat pulled chicken, simmered in a spicy buffalo sauce and blended cheeses; garnished
with scallions, celery sticks, and grilled pita.
Specialty Nachos 10.95
Tortilla chips topped with Monterrey Jack cheddar cheese, sour cream, onions and choice of pork, chicken or crab meat.
California Fries 8.00
French fries topped with melted Monterey Jack cheddar cheese, smoked bacon, ranch dressing, diced
tomato, and scallion.
Bay Fries 10.50
French fries topped with house made crab dip, finished with Monterrey Jack cheddar cheese
Shacks Quesadilla 5.95
Flour tortilla stuffed with Monterey cheddar jack cheese, tomatoes, roasted corn, and green onions; served with shaved lettuce, pico de gallo, and avocado sour cream.
Add chicken…3.95 Add steak…5.95 Add shrimp…5.95
One pound of crispy fried wings, served with a choice of Mild or Hot Sauce, BBQ, Old Bay, Thai BBQ, Garlic
Herb; garnished with celery and choice of dipping sauce.
Fried Green Tomatoes 6.25
Corn flake-crusted tomatoes, garnished with black bean and corn salsa and roasted red pepper aioli
Crab Mac & Cheese 11.25
Fresh Blue Crab, tossed with tender pasta, a sherry cream sauce with blended cheeses; garnished with jumbo lump crab meat, butter cracker crumbs and scallions.
Shacks Crab Dip 11.50
A creamy, rich crab dip topped with cheddar and Monterey Jack cheeses; garnished with lump crab meat, green onions and served with a variety of breads and crackers.
Panko-crusted Onion Rings 8.50
Served with a side of Cajun remoulade.
Jerk Chicken Strips 7.95
Marinated, grilled jerk chicken strips, served with creamy Southwestern dipping sauce.
Fully Loaded Skins 7.95
Fried potatoes, stuffed with smoked bacon and Monterey jack cheddar cheese; finished with sour cream and green onions.
Sea Skins 9.95
Fried potatoes, stuffed with crab dip, gulf shrimp, and lump crab, Monterey jack cheddar cheese, and scallions.
Buffalo Shrimp 9.95
6 grilled shrimp tossed in Buffalo sauce. Served over rice, finished with crumbled bleu cheese.
The Chili Scallops 13.95
4 jumbo diver scallops pan seared topped with a sweet Thai chili sauce over seawood salad.
Shack Attack 9.95
Two fully loaded potato skins; four chicken wings, finished with your choice of sauce; and panko onion rings; served with sour cream, bleu cheese dressing and Cajun remoulade.
Chicken Tenders & Fries 7.95
A pub classic: white meat chicken fried golden brown and served with our house fries and BBQ sauce.
Steamed Mussels 9.95
A full pound of Maine mussels steamed in white wine, garlic and butter sauce. Served with Parmesan ciabatta.
Steamed Shrimp 1/2 lb...10.95 1lb...18.95
A traditional favorite! Jumbo shrimp steamed with onions, potatoes, and old bay; served with cocktail
Chestertown Salad Market Price
Mixed field greens, garnished with roasted corn, chopped bacon, hard boiled egg, tomatoes, asparagus tips, avocado; and finished with 5 oz. broiled jumbo lump crab cake; served with creamy vinaigrette on side.
Buffalo Chicken Salad 9.95
Romaine lettuce tossed with Bleu cheese dressing and topped with diced tomato, hard boiled egg, and buffalo chicken tenders.
Classic Caesar 8.50
Crisp Romaine lettuce tossed in our homemade Caesar dressing with grape tomatoes, and topped with
seasoned croutons and Parmesan cheese.
Mixed field greens combined with fresh mozzarella cheese, chopped basil and Roma tomatoes topped with a balsamic reduction
House Salad 7.95
Mixed field greens garnished with grape tomatoes, sliced cucumbers, bacon, and shredded carrots, shaved red onion and hard boiled egg; served with your choice of dressing.
Harvest Salad 10.95
Mixed greens and garnished with candied nuts, goat cheese crumbles, cran-raisons, and onion straws; served with mustard-poppy vinaigrette.
Add the following to any of our salads for a delicious meal:
jumbo lump crab cake...market price;
grilled Ahi tuna… 5.95;
G.L. Shacks All Jumbo Lump Crab Cake Market Price
5 oz broiled jumbo lump crab cake; served with vegetable du jour and mashed potatoes. (Also available as a double platter.)
Meatloaf Stack 15.95
Our homemade meatloaf, served atop mashed potatoes, finished Marsala and caramelized onion demi-glace with vegetable du jour
Steak & Cake 21.95
Grilled 6 oz. sirloin sterak cooked to your specifications with a Maryland style crab cake.
Grilled Sirloin 15.95
Grilled 6oz. sirloin steak cooked to your specifications with a garlic demi-glaze.
Shrimp Scampi 16.95
Sauteed Gulf shrimp finished with a lemon scampi sauce. Served over fettucini with garlic bread
Shrimp, Crab, and Cheese Tortellini 14.95
Sautéed jumbo shrimp, lump crab, asparagus tips, and cheese tortellini;
tossed in a tomato cream sauce and served with garlic-herb ciabatta bread
Homemade Chips... 1.25
Baked Potato… 2.95
French Fries… regular 2.25; large 4.95
Cole Slaw… 2.25
Side House Salad 2.00
Side Caesar Salad 3.95
Onion Rings 3.95
Soda, Coffee, Hot Tea, Iced Tea... 2.60 (free refills)
Juice, Milk, Hot Chocolate... 2.10 (no refills)
All sandwiches are served with your choice of homemade potato chips, French fries, or cole slaw.
Jumbo Lump Crab Cake Market Price
Voted the “Best in Town!” The finest jumbo lump crab meat folded with our unique blend of spices and light mayonnaise, broiled to perfection, and served with lettuce, tomato, and choice of bread.
8-oz flame-broiled hamburger, served openfaced, finished with homemade beer molasses sauce and French fries; all topped with creamy cheese sauce and garnished with onion straws.
G.L. Shacks Burger 8.95
Fire-grilled, 8 oz. Angus beef burger, served with crisp lettuce, tomato, and your choice of cheese on
a Kaiser roll.
Santa Fe Burger 9.95
All Angus beef burger, glazed with a rich BBQ; garnished with smoked bacon, pepper jack cheese, onion
straws and avocado slices.
Our homemade meatloaf topped with cheddar cheese. Served on toasted ciabatta bread with sweet onion ketchup, lettuce and tomato.
Ciabatta French Dip 9.95
In-house, slow roasted top round of beef, sliced thin and served on toasted ciabatta bread with provolone
cheese and caramelized onions; served with a side of au jus.
BBQ Chicken 8.95
Grilled chicken topped with BBQ sauce, apple wood smoked bacon and Monterrey Jack cheese. Served on toasted ciabatta bread with lettuce, tomato and shaved red onion.
Classic Reuben 8.95
Thinly sliced corned beef, sauerkraut and Swiss cheese served on grilled rye bread with Thousand Island dressing.
Cheese Steak Sub or Wrap 9.50
Grilled flat-iron certified Angus steak or chicken - thinly sliced, carmamelized onions, mushrooms, provolone cheese, lettuce, tomato and garlic aioli. Choice of sub roll or flour tortilla.
Light Lunch 6.95
A cup of soup and half a sandwich—your choice of turkey, roast beef, chicken salad, shrimp salad, or tuna salad, topped with lettuce and tomato.
Jerk Chicken 8.95
Caribbean jerk grilled chicken breast, finished with pepper jack cheese; served on grilled country white bread with lettuce, tomato, and Creole tartar sauce.
Pulled Pork BBQ 8.95
Slowly braised, chipotle-glazed pulled pork, topped with shredded pepper jack cheese and shaved red onion; served on a Kaiser roll.
Pub battered rockfish with a lemon tartar sauce. Served on choice of bread with lettuce and tomato.
Pesto Chicken 9.90
Grilled chicken breast finished with sun dried tomato, garlic pesto and Provolene cheese. Served on a Kaiser roll.
The Powerhouse 9.50
A vegetarian delight! Lettuce, tomato, cucumber, onion, asparagus and garlic aioli layered on Multi-grain bread.
Frenchie's Delight 10.50
Grilled chicken breast topped with melted Brie cheese and caramelized inions. Served on a French roll.
Turkey Rachel 8.95
Thinly sliced, oven roasted turkey, cole slaw and Swiss cheese, topped with Thousand Island dressing. Served on toasted rye bread.
Shrimp Salad 10.95; platter...11.95
A favorite at Shacks! Shrimp delicately steamed in Old Bay, finished with mayonnaise, celery, and spices; served on your choice of bread with lettuce and tomato.
Chicken Salad sandwich. 8.75; platter…9.75
Grilled chicken breast, seasoned with mayonnaise, celery, spices; served on your choice of bread with lettuce
and tomato. ..
California Turkey Club 9.50
Thinly cliced, oven roasted turkey, smoked bacon, Swiss cheese, cheddar cheese, lettuce, tomato, shaved red onion, fresh sliced avocado and garlic aioli.. Served on toasted 12 grain bread.
The Tucker 9.95
Smoked turkey breast, smoked Gouda cheese, red onion, lettuce and tomato covered with pepper Parmesan dressing. Served on wheat bread.
PLEASE NOTE: PARTIES OF SIX OR MORE ARE CHARGED AN 18% GRATUITY. SENIOR CITIZEN’S DISCOUNT IS 10%.
COUPONS NOT VALID ON SPECIALS OR MARKET PRICE ITEMS.