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O'Briens's Crabhouse

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Certificate of Excellence2017, 2019 Winner
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CUISINES
Seafood, American
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
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Menu

CAPTAIN'S WINE LIST​
9.00
27.00
Les Charmes Chardonnay 08
Burgundy, France
10.00
30.00
Kendall Jackson Chardonnay 09
Central Coast, California
7.00
21.00
Bohemian Highway Pinot Grigio 09
California
7.00
22.00
Redtree Moscato 09
California
10.00
30.00
Ferrari - Carano Fume’ Blanc 09
Sonoma, California
7.00
21.00
Sea Glass Sauvignon Blanc 10
Santa​ Barbara, California
7.00
21.00
Columbia Crest Riesling 09
Washington State
RED​
12.00
36.00
Elements Cabernet 07
Napa / Sonoma, California
10.00
30.00
Sterling Vintners Cabernet 08
Sonoma, California
8.00
24.00
Andelona Malbec 09
Mendoza, Argentina
7.00
21.00
Lindeman’s Bin 99 Pinot Noir 10
Australia
9.00
27.00
Santa Ema Merlot 07
Maipo Valley, Chile
8 / 24
Checci Bonizio Sangiovese 09
Tuscany, Italy
8.00
24.00
Penfold’s Koonunga Hill Shiraz-Cabernet 08
Australia
7.00
21.00
Jacob’s Creek Shiraz 08
Australia
SPIRITS​
Absolut
Chopin
Grey Goose
Ketal One
Skyy
Smirnoff
Stoli
Absolut
Citron -Kurant
Mandrin
36.00
Valley Of The Moon Pinot Blanc 08
Sonoma California Ripe tropical fruit flavors with a crisp citrus finish.
21.00
Goats Do Roam Rose’ 10
Western Cape South Africa Crisp with strawberry, grapefruit and watermelon.
24.00
Man Vintners Chenin Blanc 10
Coastal South Africa hints of tropical fruit and guavas. Pairs well with seafood.
37.00
St. Francis Cabernet 06
Sonoma California rich black fruit flavors with impressions of cedar, tobacco, spice and vanilla.
32.00
Kendall Jackson Pinot Noir 06
Coastal California zestful black cherry and raspberry flavors with a hint of cola and vanilla
15.00
54.00
Piper Heidsick Brut Champange France
Fresh​ and lively, with light aromas of citrus fruits and spring flowers.
BOTTLED BEERS​
Amstel Light
Corona
Fosters
Hacker Pschorr
Hacker Pschorr Dark
Heineken
New Castle Brown
Labatt Blue
Labatt Blue Light
Budweiser
BEERS ON-TAP​
9.00
26.00
11.00
October Fest
9.00
26.00
11.00
Dragonmead
9.00
26.00
11.00
Final Absolution
9.00
26.00
11.00
Guiness
9.00
26.00
11.00
Anchor Steam
9.00
26.00
11.00
Blue Moon
9.00
26.00
11.00
Bud Light
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Reviewed March 19, 2019

I had the baked stuffed Shrimp the down side was 1 side and a salad I would have liked a veggie as well. Not cheap but very very good. I have yet to try for lunch but the lunch menu is very reasonable.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank pagrif12
Reviewed January 17, 2019 via mobile

This was our first visit and what a great find. We love grouper and we hit the jackpot with their grouper sandwich. It was huge and delicious. The cottage fries were tasty but just a little soggy. We ordered a side cole slaw that was...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank hamguy8
Reviewed January 14, 2019 via mobile

Just in on Friday - biggest piece of tender grouper ever :) Paired with Fran’s special margaritas, this out a great ending on a long work week Homemade bread & salad always fresh

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank leiam415
Reviewed December 23, 2018 via mobile

love this place! Fresh everything! Soup is off the chain GOOD!! Visit at least once a week! MIX SOUP ad fresh baked soft bread YUM! Recommended for events and just a casual dine in experience and overall great service and friendly staff members!:-)

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Amanda V
Reviewed December 22, 2018

If you like crab, this is the place. The crab meat is very fresh the mussel is excellent, we initially ordered one and end up had to add another to our orders clam chowder is also very good.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Wilson W
Reviewed December 19, 2018 via mobile

Dark, dim room here. Wanted crabs but didn’t feel like making a mess or eating with my fingers today. Smells of cleaning products and the stench of a senior home while sitting at the bar. I started off with the New England clam chowder, tossed...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank NikaNumber1
Reviewed December 11, 2018

If you want a feel of a crab house from Maine in Detroit, then Obrien's Crabhouse should be your destination. The owner, Dan, and his staff are welcoming, the food is wonderful and the atmosphere is like the crab houses of New England. I go...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed November 23, 2018

I dined here with my wife on November 21, 2018 to start off the stone crab season and Sarah was our server. We each ordered the combo dinner of 2-jumbo stone crabs and 2-large stone crabs. Our meal started off with salad and bread and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank caymankid
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

I just love coming here. The service is excellent and so is the food. My favorite dish is the seafood diablo. Love the atmosphere here and the coleslaw is wonderful!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank travelgal0427
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Cant go wrong with any of the menu choices and the drinks are made to definitely "feel". Small, cozy lighting, comfortable booth seating, great service!

Date of visit: July 2018
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Tacey F
May 20, 2017|
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Response from Kim M | Reviewed this property |
There a few ways I get coupons. The best is from the Saver magazine that comes out once a month. We get $14 off our second meal. Also, they have a point system and give you a nice $15 off when you reach the quota. Finally... More
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Wanda K
February 18, 2016|
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Response from Michael A | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if they have gluten free items but they deal mostly with seafood which should be OK. I would give them a phone call and check
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