Go Local!

Want to venture inland when you visit the area? We've compiled an overview of local businesses and attractions of interest, most within a short bicycle ride (remember, they're complimentary!) or a short walk from our facility.

Local Dining

Conveniently located in the harbor are our sister facilities: the Granary Restaurant, the Sassafras Grill, the Kitty Knight Restaurant featuring the Deck and the Harbor View Ice Cream Shop. We will be more than happy to arrange transportation via our tender, Two Toots, for you and your guests. Here is a listing of all local restaurants with distances from GYB:

     The Kitty Knight (on site): (410) 648-5200
       Casual upscale dining, daily specials. During the summer, the Deck music
       offers out of doors dining with a spectacular view! Live on The
       Deck weekends, on season.
     Harbor View Ice Cream (on site): (410) 648-5200
         Ice cream, frozen treats, light snacks and more! Terrific view of the river!
     The Granary Restaurant (on site): (410) 275-1603
         Open at 4pm daily. Serving dinner. Sunday Brunch @ 10am.
         Casual dining, Eastern Shore cuisine with a flair, daily specials.
     The Sassafras Grill (on site): (410) 275-1603
         Lunch and dinner. Open Memorial Day to Labor Day. Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
         Super casual, family friendly atmosphere. Live entertainment on weekends on season.


The quaint town of Galena is a bit more than a mile south of our facility. By bicycle or foot, a trip to Galena is an easy one via the wide shoulders of Route 213. For those of you who wish to travel to town for supplies, our loaner bicycles have baskets or you may wish to rent our van for an hour or so. 

Galena hosts a bounty of shops featuring antiques, curiosities, new unique gift items and more. Businesses are open daily. The town welcomes boaters and visitors to the area and is very familiar with the needs and requirements of transients. For a complete listing of the shops in Galena, please click here to visit the town's website.


Located 1.3 miles south of our facility in the town of Galena you will find a grocery store, a pharmacy, and liquor store:

     Sassy River Market: (410) 648-5111
     Cross Street Food & Garden: (410) 648-5354
     Galena Pharmacy: (410) 648-5662
     Galena Liquors: (410) 648-5484

Remember that our Ship's Store and Harbor Shop has many staples including health and beauty aids, beer and wine, ice, cleaning supplies, grocery items and more.

We are also fortunate enough to have as a neighbor the organic produce provider Colchester Farms. Please visit their website here.

Professional and Medical Services

Located 1.3 miles south of our facility in the town of Galena you will find a veterinarian, doctor's office and massage therapist:

     Galena Animal Medical Center: (410) 648-6970
     Middletown Veterinary Hospital (24 Hours): (302) 378-2342
     Chestertown Family Medicine: (410) 648-6100
     Body Mechanics Massage Studio (& spa): (410) 648-6360

More Dining...

   Cecilton Pizzeria: (410) 275-9300
        Pizza, subs, sandwiches. Serving lunch and dinner. Delivery avialable.
    The Country Kitchen: (410) 648-5121
        Burgers, sandwiches, & subs. Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
    Galena Pizzeria: (410) 648-5944
        Pizza, subs, sandwiches. Serving lunch and dinner.
    Pizza House: (410)  275-2233
        Pizza, subs, sandwiches. Serving lunch and dinner. Delivery available.
    Twinny's Place: (410) 648-5784
        Subs, burgers, cheesesteaks, and specials. Breakfast, lunch and dinner.

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