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Crab Pot Restaurant

78121 Avenida La Fonda, La Quinta, CA 92253-2905
+1 760-564-7333
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good36%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“crab pot” (43 reviews)
“clams” (10 reviews)
“seafood” (27 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
78121 Avenida La Fonda, La Quinta, CA 92253-2905
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1 - 10 of 123 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were out to celebrate my aunt's birthday. She wanted crab legs so we gave The Crab Pot a try. So glad we did. Food was good and plentiful. Service was friendly. We all enjoyed our meals. If you order a Seafeast be prepared to...More

1  Thank Michael H
Raymond D, General Manager at Crab Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Michael, Thank you for your feedback. We are so happy to hear that your visit with us was enjoyable! Hope to see you again and we wish your Aunt a very Happy Birthday!

Reviewed April 13, 2017

Great staff ,food, house wines, ambience and the best dessert ever is the strawberry rhubarb cake ! Covered outside area that is state of the art in weather protection without giving up outside eating ! You must see this new technology for heating cooling wind...More

Thank dsavage74
Raymond D, General Manager at Crab Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2017

Hi dsavage74, Thank you for your review and we are happy your visit with us was a good one. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed April 10, 2017

We really enjoyed this spot. We were lucky to be there on the King Crab dinner special night. Bountiful heaping of crab with good sides--but who needs them with all that crab? Nice service and delicious food at excellent prices for crab.

Thank dreytuch
Raymond D, General Manager at Crab Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2017

Hi dreytuch, Thank you for your review and we hope to see you again soon! Our special King Crab Night is every Wednesday and Prime Rib on Thursday.

Reviewed March 27, 2017

Four of us went for an early dinner, we were all looking forward to the Westport feast. Found that all the seafood was over cooked. Quite a few empty mussel and clam shells. Crab was dry, Mussels and clams were very well done. Had the...More

Thank tammylL6735EA
Raymond D, General Manager at Crab Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2017

Hi Tammy, We are glad that you enjoyed your dessert and bread and would have liked to have had an opportunity to replace your food if it was not up to your expectations. We hope to see you again and please inform us immediately if...More

Reviewed March 26, 2017

Some of the best fish we have eaten! We try to go here every time we are out in La Quinta. Always excellent fish, cooked to perfection. Great staff! Try it!

Thank Karen R
Raymond D, General Manager at Crab Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2017

Hi Karen, Thank you for your review. We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed March 6, 2017 via mobile

Fourteen of us went for supper at the Crab Pot in La Quinta while we were all visiting the Palm Springs area. We went for the early supper specials. The service was excellent and the food was tasty and an excellent value for the cost....More

Thank Mathguy1945
Raymond D, General Manager at Crab Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2017

Mathguy 1945, Thank you for your response. We are very happy that your visit with us was enjoyable. We hope to see you again!

Reviewed February 28, 2017

Stuft Pizza had a 1 hour wait and wanted dinner. Had never been to a Crab Pot before. All of us ordered sea food which came properly cooked and at a fair price. Halibut and Sea Bass got good reviews from our friends. Felt my...More

Thank overlookBc
Raymond D, General Manager at Crab Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2017

Hi overlookBc, Thank you for your feedback. Thank you for deciding to recommend us. We are always trying to improve in all areas and will work on the issues you mentioned above. We hope you will come back and visit us again soon.

Reviewed January 9, 2017

Between 3-6 PM the Crab Pot has a delicious menu for $11.95. You get several seafood choices, a meat choice and a wonderful seafood pasta on the menu. It is served with your choice of potatoes ( best french fries ever), fresh veggies, and a...More

Thank tennisplayerbbb
Raymond D, General Manager at Crab Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 14, 2017

tennisplayerbbb..Thank you for your feedback. We are happy that your dinner with us was a pleasurable experience. We strive to serve the freshest and highest quality of food and we are glad that you enjoyed your time with us! Hope to see you again!

Reviewed December 20, 2016

Our server was friendly and did a good job checking in on us unobtrusively. It is a very casual place, not fine dining. My husband had crab. A lot of crab. The serving was large, compared to other restaurants that give you half a crab....More

1  Thank TravelVet61
Raymond D, General Manager at Crab Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 23, 2016

TravelVet61 Thank you for your review and comments. We are happy that your visit with us was enjoyable and you were satisfied with both your service and food. We hope to see you again! Have Fun!

Reviewed November 30, 2016

So, liking clam linguini, I ordered clam linguini. This is how they made mine. They took a few clams and maybe a miniscule quantity clam meat, juice of clam, wine--- little else. Then dumped it over cooked linguini. No reduction, little condiment, sparce oil. Product...More

Thank LPCross
Raymond D, General Manager at Crab Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 3, 2016

LPCross...We are sorry to see that you did not enjoy your dinner with us. Our Clam Linguini is one of our best selling pastas and if your plate was not up to satisfaction we would have liked to have made that right for you while...More

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Tim S
on the Seafeast for 2 or more, is the price listed per person? or per meal.
February 22, 2016|
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Response from Raymond D | Property representative |
The price listed is per person. Thank you for your interest!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$12 - $52
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78121 Avenida La Fonda, La Quinta, CA 92253-2905
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  La Quinta
  • Phone Number: +1 760-564-7333
  • E-mail
Description
We will be closed starting June 5 until mid September 2017.
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