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Great Place to Enjoy Oregon's Coastal Activities

Four us when there for crabbing and we thoroughly enjoyed our crabbing experience on the boat. Used... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DaPheonix
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Honolulu, Hawaii
Interesting marina

The marina has several boats, but there is lots of space between boats. There is even a picnic... read more

Reviewed April 26, 2019
Robby G C
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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Four us when there for crabbing and we thoroughly enjoyed our crabbing experience on the boat. Used to go to the other establishment down the road but will be going here in the future. Friendlier and better estabishment.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank DaPheonix
Reviewed April 26, 2019

The marina has several boats, but there is lots of space between boats. There is even a picnic table to eat if we want. There are also wooden chairs to relax. Worthwhile to see!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Robby G C
Reviewed April 3, 2019

I was really surprised by this lovely place. We camped there with friends and were able to go crabbing, fishing, hang out at the fire pit. Everyone is so friendly and Kelly will give you quite an education on crabbing. Can't wait to go again...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Colleen O
Reviewed March 20, 2019 via mobile

We rented rings, got our out of state license and bait, and hit the docks at Kelly's. What a great place and great day! We didn't catch many "keepers," but the crabs kept us busy and having fun. The docks were frosty in the morning,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Amanda W
nbcrabgirl, Owner at Kelly's Brighton Marina, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2019

Sorry you missed out on catching a keeper Amanda ~ but it sounds like you had a fabulous, relaxing experience at Kelly's and that is really the end result we strive for :) Come back in the fall if you can ~ more crabs to...More

Reviewed January 24, 2019 via mobile

We bought 3 crab and lbs of steamer on 1/16/19. Waited around for 20-25 minutes or so while Annie cooked and cleaned the crab. Both crab and clams were great. Needed more. . . called from Cannon Beach on our way home to Rockaway and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 20, 2019 via mobile

Stopped by to check on the crabbers. Lot’s of folks taking advantage of the great deal and wonderful location Kelly’s provides. Lot’s of 🦀, met Lily the cute Lab on site. Best part of our visit was the roaring fire 🔥 on the edge of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Laura P
Reviewed January 11, 2019 via mobile

Love this place. Catch your own or buy one a have them cooked and cleaned on the spot. Annie does a great job preparing the fresh crab to be eaten!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Josephivimey
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

We had such a blast at Kelly's marina! The crabs are incredible. You can either eat them there or take them home with you. Either way, you are eating crabs that we're just pulled out of the tank and cooked. The Pacific Oysters and clams...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BobbyAngelo123
Reviewed November 19, 2018

Kelly's Marina is a must stop if you are a lover of fresh-out-of-the-ocean seafood, such as I am. I've only eaten there, I've not used any of their rental options. An open air eatery; simply pick what you want, they cook it and serve it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

If you are hardy and patient, you can buy a fishing license, rent crab traps, and fish for crabs to your heart’s content. If you are from the east coast (NYC and DC), you can buy a Washington State Dungeness Crab and pretend that it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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nbcrabgirl, Owner at Kelly's Brighton Marina, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2018

Thanks for coming to Kelly's and having the West Coast crab experience :) While fresh seafood eateries are a lot more abundant on the East Coast, we feel fortunate to have one of the few locations to offer the "fresh from the water to the...More

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chona13
January 6, 2019|
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Response from nbcrabgirl | Property representative |
Yes ~ crabbing is still quite productive right now! The rains have been minimal and even on the outgoing tide the water is still pretty salty. I would recommend crabbing in the afternoon on the 13th - arrive anytime after... More
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Alice V
July 10, 2017|
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Response from Janice L | Property representative |
September is PRIME TIME crabbing season!! Tides make a difference ~ contact us directly with the dates your are looking to go and we can tell you what time of day is best :)
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RoseLaugh
March 25, 2017|
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Response from nbcrabgirl | Property representative |
Yes Rose ~ we are open and ready for business!! Crabbing and clamming are both good ☆ fishing will start up in another month or so ♡ Janice
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