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The Crab Trap

1450 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Unit 204, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-6800
+1 850-301-0959
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good27%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“hot crab dip” (13 reviews)
“seafood” (125 reviews)
“shrimp” (125 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1450 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Unit 204, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-6800
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Reviewed yesterday

This restaurant has a great view and facilities. We had the grouper sandwich (blackened is spicier than normal; bronzed is less spicy). It was good, but not our best grouper sandwich. The portion was small, and we were left wondering if it was fresh. However,...More

Thank travelfan275
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great raw oysters and shrimp poboys. Great views. A little pricey but would visit again. The gumbo is delicious.

Thank Dan D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A good place to find seafood at a decent price, the bartenders are great, serving staff quick to help with anything, and great food!

Thank WillFishForFood82
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A nice range of seafood selections on the menu. Kids menus came with a pail and shovel, and Wiki Stix. It was a fun little bonus for them. Our server was attentive, polite, and prompt. I thought the meals and drinks were a bit overpriced...More

Thank TheHaases
Reviewed 1 week ago

we weren't expecting much since it looked like a tourist trap but we got the crab cake, and fried jumbo and regular shrimp. really good!!

Thank KZooMichigan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beach front restaurant and you pay tourist prices. But I eat here every time I visit Okaloosa Island. It is an easy choice and large enough that there is little wait time. I had the shrimp pasta and it was very good! Service was good...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The king crab was pricey but absolutely delicious! We loved sitting outside on the beach!! No waiting. And service was excellent

Thank Jesse B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant has patio dining allowing you to enjoy the beach and the sea breeze while you dine. The menu is pretty much all seafood which I'm not really a fan of. My husband and I shared a few appetizers, which were good. Food is...More

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited with our two daughters and each of us enjoyed this restaurant. The staff were friendly and knowledgeable, the food was delicious and the view was breathtaking. The setting at the Boardwalk is convenient. Playground on the beach was a fantastic after dinner treat.

Thank Heather G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location --sitting on deck overlooking beach is wonderful. On a hot day, it was still very pleasant on the deck. The server was very nice and attentive. Unfortunately, the drinks and food were not good. The pina coladas were serviced in a small plastic...More

Thank sammack13
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October 14, 2015|
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Response from larry p | Reviewed this property |
I think they do. They also have early dining when entrees are significantly discounted.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1450 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Unit 204, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-6800
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Fort Walton Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-301-0959
What's better than a day at the beach? A day at the beach followed by lunch or dinner at The Crab Trap at The Boardwalk on Okaloosa Island. Located at the busy and beautiful Newman Brackin Park, The Crab Trap is a first stop, last stop for locals and visitors alike. Perched high above the powder white sand and emerald green water of the Gulf of Mexico, The Crab Trap is the perfect place to begin or end your day at the beach. Serving local favorites such as Hot Crab Dip and Seafood Gumbo and daily specials ranging from Grilled Sirloin to Alaskan Crab Legs, The Crab Trap has something for everyone. The kids will love the special menu designed just for them, a chance to express their creative side, and a take home treat that will make their time on the Emerald Coast even more memorable. Tons of parking, easy access to the beach, playgrounds and volleyball nets; The Crab Trap at The Boardwalk will quickly become one of your favorite places to eat. Whether you are heading out for the night, taking a colleague to lunch, relaxing after a day at the beach or just looking for a place to hang out and catch a game, just head to The Crab Trap at The Boardwalk!
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