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Higgins Crab House

31st Street, 3102 Philadelphia Ave, Ocean City, MD 21842
410-289-2581
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Ranked #216 of 386 Restaurants in Ocean City
Price range: $29 - $31
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: 31st Street
Description: Ocean City Md's premier Maryland style Crab house and Seafood Restaurant. We go to the docks 7 days a week to purchase the very freshest Chesapeake Bay seafood from the man (or woman) that caught it. Bring the family and and enjoy the finest Maryland has to offer...The Higgins Family
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English first
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

Visited Higgins on 11/15/2014 for our anniversary dinner, ordered crab imperial stuffed shrimp and classic shrimp platter. The crab imperial made my husband sick, maybe because of the excess imperial sauce to cover up the lack of crabmeat and the classic shrimp platter was a joke, I paid 22.00 for 8 popcorn shrimp and fries!!! Crazy!! There is construction going... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

My family visits Higgins every time we are in Ocean City and it is always on par. You can never go wrong with the all you can eat crabs. The staff is very courteous and accommodating. They really make you feel welcomed. Great beach atmosphere. As a native Marylander, this place is highly recommended!! A+++

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Newark, DE
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38 reviews 38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

My wife and I were in OC for a weekend. We both love all you can eat crabs so Higgins had to be a stop. We had a great time. The service was very attentive and our waitress kept the crabs coming non-stop. The crabs were decent sized. She also kept our drinks filled without asking. You can't ask for... More 

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North Canton, Ohio
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37 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Stopped by this location on a whim while returning to Delaware after a day in Maryland. We had wonderful, fresh, hot hush puppies as soon as we sat down and started to look over the menu. We'd never tried whole crabs before but decided to try the all you can eat with corn. They came out quickly with corn so... More 

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HEDGESVILLE WV
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

All you could eat maryland blue crabs and corn on the cob was simply the best we have had in years! Kept the crabs and corn coming, never had to ask, always had a full glass too! Excellent waitress and excellent waitress and an awesome price too!

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Baltimore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

and was definitely our 1st stop before even checking in. Yes I got steamed shrimp and scampered to the hotel...................................................

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Greensboro, NC
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35 reviews 35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

I ordered the "all you can eat" crabs and I'm glad I did. You are first served fried chicken and hush puppies (this is probably done so you don't eat too many crabs). I put the chicken aside and ate a few hush puppies - they were good. I was waiting on the crabs. The crabs were small, some without... More 

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West Virginia
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13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

My husband wanted crabs so we went here - For $22 he got his moneys worth but there were pretty small and some were really light. But they did have a lot of Old Bay which made him happy.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

I had all you could eat crabs last weekend and the crabs were really small 3 1/2 long. I guess they were caught in North or South Carolina where size means nothing.Some of them were paper shells you could almost see thru.My wife had the all you can eat snow crab legs which was 2 lbs. If you wanted more... More 

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Newark, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

The Higgins experience was great. Their all you can eat crabs also came with hush puppies, fried chicken, fries, cole slaw, and corn on the cob. It was a little pricey if just compared to all you can eat places but when taken into context and considering all the food you get, it is worth it. The fried chicken was... More 

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Additional Information about Higgins Crab House

Address: 31st Street, 3102 Philadelphia Ave, Ocean City, MD 21842
Phone Number: 410-289-2581
Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ocean City
Average Prices: USD 29 - 31
Cuisine: Seafood

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