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The Crab Trap Restaurant & Bar

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16495 Perdido Key Dr, Perdido Key, FL 32507-9310
+1 850-492-8888
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Pensacola, Florida
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63 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We visited last Sunday and our waitress must have been on another planet. We walk in the restaurant and she looks at us and says: "Can I help you?" Uhmm.....we want to eat here..... It took her a while to acknowledge us and take our drink orders. Then she didn't come back for a long time and another waitress noticed... More 

Thank CGJG-33
Augusta, Kansas, United States
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Tonya was the best server! She was able to help us with our selections since it was our first visit, very attentive and friendly. Made us feel right at home!

Thank Judy G
Kansas City, Missouri
1 review
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had the Surf and Surf. It was fantastic. Best hush puppies and corn on the cob added to the delicious Grilled Shrimp. The dinner was topped off by a slice of homemade key lime pie. Yummm Our server Tonya ws the tops. Efficient, friendly, and a number 1 server.

Thank skm0m
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76 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife & I along with our 4-yr old grandson had a casual dinner at the Crab Trap while on vacation in the Orange Beach, AL area. We arrived about 7pm and while the place was reasonably busy, we were seated very quickly. It is a very casual and light atmosphere inside so dress accordingly and be comfortable! Hence by... More 

Thank James S
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Spent a great evening dinning out back under the pavilion like roof right on the beach. Our server suggested an appetizer of the hot cajun crab dip and it was SOOO good!!! My wife and I had the jumbo gulf shrimp and we were pleasantly surprised at how good they were as well.

Thank Rodney R
Springfield, Missouri, United States
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I were most impressed with outstanding first impression, atmosphere, view of sea, darling server Mary-Ann (ask for her), and very pleasant manager Angel who ensured that we had a restaurant experience above and beyond most. The coconut shrimp and bronzed grilled shrimp were outstanding. The custom sauces and even the homemade collard greens were absolutely delectable. We... More 

Thank Barbara A
Asheville, North Carolina
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Our party of four adults had fried shrimp, fried scallops, and jumbo crab & shrimp linguini. Everyone enjoyed their meals. Portions were good; prices ranged from $19 to $26 for our meals. Good sweet tea!

Thank Donna G
Lexington, Kentucky
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food; our server Stacie was awesome! Great atmosphere, right on the ocean front basically. Family friendly, service was fast, easy and fun.

1 Thank warevivian
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I are on vacation and stumbled upon this place because we wanted seafood. Let me first start of by saying how amazingly warm of a welcome we walked into. Then Stacie and her trainee kasandra took such loving care of us, even though we were there after hours. The king crab legs were done well. Crab dip... More 

1 Thank Julia M
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I really enjoyed dining in today with Stacie. She was so sweet and attentive to us. If you go and dine here make sure to see her. She will treat you right.

1 Thank Mercedes M

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $28
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Scenic view, Bar scene, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16495 Perdido Key Dr, Perdido Key, FL 32507-9310
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Perdido Key
  • Phone Number: +1 850-492-8888
Found on the "lost island" of Perdido Key, Florida, The Crab Trap, Perdido is a funky, fun, fishhouse on the Gulf of Mexico. With a boardwalk leading directly down to the sparkling white sand and crystal clear water, The Crab Trap is a great spot for a casual lunch, intimate night out or a family day on the water.
Easy parking, a huge playground, and a special menu designed just for kids make The Crab Trap, Perdido the perfect spot for the whole family. Daily specials like Bay Scallops and Blackened Mahi Mahi and favorites such as Blue Crab Claws and Crab Cakes make it easy to satisfy everyone in your party. Rustic, Florida decor, beautiful views of the Gulf and fantastic food and service will keep you coming back to The Crab Trap, Perdido.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?