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From Michigan - The Crab Cooker has been my place to go for great food anytime I've been in the Newport / Lagunna Beach area - great food and simple atmosphere.
Very sorry to hear about the construction issues- I hope they reopen soon !
Unfortunately, due to shoddy construction of the condominium project next store the Crab Cooker has been leveled. The plan is to rebuild but construction has yet to begin after one year. The Tustin location is open & I might have to go there soon for...More
This place is essentially a hole in the ground while it is being re-built no ETA for completion, The construction of the condo comple next door ruined the Crab Cookers building so it had to be torn down
The current top comment says the building was torn down to make room for a condo. It was not. The foundation of the building was damaged beyond repair from a construction accident so they decided to tear down and rebuild the restaurant with great detail...More
After probably 60 years plus the original place has been wreaking balled due to seismic repairs. It will be back at a later date. A place my parents have been going since i was born some 56 years ago. A tridtion for our family lost...More
At 10 years old I would body surf at summer break, to the right of the pier, 9 am till 3 pm then to the Crab Cooker. I am now 64 and enjoy it just as much, a little less body surfing though. Has always...More