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Laishley Crab House

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Fri, 2/15
8:00 PM

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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Grill, American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Special occasions, Scenic view, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings

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Avocado Crab Salad
Fresh haas avocado, topped with crab meat. Served over a bed of lettuce, drizzled with our homemade ginger dressing
Fried Green Tomatoes
Southern style - deep fried, layered with fresh mozzarella and drizzled with balsamic reduction
Conch Fritters
Key west style fritters served with cajun mayonnaise
Pork Gyoza
Steamed or fried, served with a teriyaki glaze
Coconut Shrimp
Hand breaded and fried until golden brown
Crab Meat and Artichoke Dip
Creamed spinach and artichoke based dip served with pita points
Flat Bread Pizza
Mediterranean style flat bread pizza baked with tomatoes, greens and rock shrimp topped with havarti cheese
Fried Cheese
Assorted​ sharp cheddar and mozzarella fried square bites served with a blush marinara sauce
Homemade She Crab Soup
Homemade Tomato Basil Crab Bisque
Homemade New England Clam Chowder
Mahi $9.25
Chicken $5.99
Grouper $12.50
Shrimp $11.25
Caesar Salad
Crispy romaine lettuce, tossed with our homemade dressing and served with your choice of:
Ahi Tuna Salad
Tuna tips lightly blackened over spring mix salad with tri-color pasta, mandarin oranges, red onions & tomatoes. Served with a wasabi soy dressing
Tuna Salad
Panic breaded, served over a bed of spinach with a citrus dressing
Laishley Cobb Salad
Mixture of baby shrimp, blue crab and bay scallops with tomato wedges, cucumbers, avocado and boiled eggs over greens drizzled with a basil cilantro vinaigrette.
Duck Salad
Roasted duck breast pan seared with brown sugar and served over spring mix, fresh strawberries, blue cheese crumbles and walnuts. Drizzled with a raspberry vinaigrette
Mahi Edamame Salad
Grilled maid with oriental sauce is served over spring mix with our special vinaigrette, strawberries and nuts
Crab Louie Salad
Blue​ crab meat tossed with tomatoes, red onions, bleu cheese crumbles and russian dressing
Grouper Reuben
Layered swiss cheese, grouper and house coleslaw served on toasted rye bread
Grouper Sandwich
Choice of grilled, blackened or fried filet of grouper, served with a remoulade sauce
Pacific Grouper Wrap
Grouper with pineapple, green onions, lettuce, tomato, sesame seeds and red peppers with a sour teriyaki lime sauce
Shrimp Wrap
Large shrimp tossed in a spicy sauce with cheddar cheese, tomato and lettuce in a flour tortilla.Your choice of fried, blackened or grilled shrimp
Blackened Maul Sandwich
Fresh filet of mahi, lightly blackened and served on a kaiser roll with cajun mayo
Fish Tacos
Lightly batter-tried mahi mahi, served with cabbage, pico de gab and guacamole in a flour tortilla
One-half pound of fresh choice beef burger
Surf-N-Turf Cheeseburger
Topped with your choice of fried shrimp or blue crab
Bleu Burger
Topped with bleu cheese and homemade fried onion rings
Portobello Sandwich
Marinated grilled portobello mushroom caps layered with fresh spinach, tomato and pesto served on a kaiser roll
Laishley Crab House offers waterfront dining and the freshest seafood available. Feast on Blue Crab direct from Charlotte Harbor and the Peace River Seafood Market, fresh Alaskan King Crab and Snow Crab flown in daily from Dutch Harbor, Alaska, or enjoy your favorite seafood, steaks, and sushi. Pets are welcome on our outdoor dining deck. Check out our menu for everything we offer. We look forward to serving you!
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Grill, American, Bar, Seafood
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed today via mobile

We had a lovely time meeting old friends for lunch at Laishley Crab House. It was a beautiful sunny day, complimenting the views of the harbor from the restaurant. Service was fast, food was great - there were 10 of us, so we had a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TammiFlannery
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great location on waterfront but couldn’t get outside table secondary to long wait! Inside was not set up to take advantage of view since tables separated by walks. Good was so so. Wife ordered crab salad sandwich but got crab cake sandwich not the same!...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank jmart37588
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After getting off the plane from snowy Baltimore, stopped for lunch. It was fantastic and the view superb . We had two great servers, Shaina and Kerry. They served us great drinks and had a lovely seat at the bar. The view of the Peace...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank phelpsi
Reviewed 3 days ago

Laishley came highly recommended therefore I was disappointed in the food. If I had not heard such wonderful recommendations, I probably would have been happy. I had the Laishley Cobb Salad, I had one shrimp and a few scallops, mostly crab. The salad had plenty...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Sugarbushvacations
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband and I dined at Laishley Crab House about 7 years ago and we remembered the food well. We visited in August 2017 and had a terrible experience. The food was awful! We moved to Punta Gorda 10 months ago and learned that ownership...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jillzeats
Reviewed 3 days ago

Full time residents who eat here frequently. Have never had a bad meal. Sushi is top shelf. Great view as well.

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank twmcdonough
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a chance to check out this great seafood restaurant. If you get a table on the deck the sunsets are wonderful. The mahi is great and don’t forget the stuffed shrimp.

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank archietek52
Reviewed 5 days ago

Loved the food, the outside table and the service was outstanding. I was watching the srvice at the other tables as well and they were all getting great service. The menu is varied and prices are decent. Once of our favorite new places.

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Debby E
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I have now been to Laishley’s 4 times and each time, I order the Grouper Reuben. It is that good! They have an impressive menu but, honestly, the Grouper Reuben is the best I’ve ever had. Maybe one day I will try their sushi or...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank tmdrennan
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our daughter and young grandson here for her birthday. The service was terrible! We waited forever even though the waitress said that she would bring our grandson's food quickly. When we finally got our food tenderloin was overcooked and under seasoned. It was...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Jane D
December 30, 2018|
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Response from BossLadynf | Reviewed this property |
Really? What a waste of time. Get a job.
December 23, 2017|
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Response from Patty H | Reviewed this property |
Probably not, since you have to go through the restaurant to get to the outside seating.
February 20, 2017|
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Response from GiGi Q | Reviewed this property |
Casual. Like most of Florida.
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