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The Crab Place

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CUISINES
Seafood, American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
FEATURES
Takeout, Serves Alcohol
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HARD CRABS‏
Light
Medium
Heavy
None
Steamed
Live
Colossal Male Hard Crabs
Our colossal hard crabs measure 6¾" and up. Hard crabs are measured from shell-point to shell-point.
Light
Medium
Heavy
None
Steamed
Live
Premium Jumbo Male Hard Crabs
Our premium jumbo hard crabs measure 6" to 6¾".
Light
Medium
Heavy
None
Steamed
Live
Select Male Hard Crabs
Our select crabs measure 5½" to 6".
Light
Medium
Heavy
None
Steamed
Live
Jumbo Female Hard Crabs
Our jumbo female crabs measure 6" and up
Light
Medium
Heavy
None
Steamed
Live
Large Female Hard Crabs
Our large female crabs measure 5¼" to 6".
Light
Medium
Heavy
None
Steamed
Live
Small to Medium Female Hard Crabs
Our small to medium female hard crabs are not graded by size.
SOFT CRABS
Whales
5½ in. And up
Jumbos
5 - 5½ in.
Primes
4½ - 5 in.
Hotels
4 -‏ 4½ in.
CRAB CAKES‏
2 oz Crab Balls
Our appetizer-sized crab balls are perfect for dipping. Equally at home on a snack tray or the buffet. Keep some on hand for drop-in company!
4 oz Crab Cakes
When lunch is a special occasion, serve our sandwich-sized crab cakes on fresh rolls with lettuce, tomato, and a little tartar sauce.
6 oz Crab Cakes
Our dinner-sized crab cakes make a formal presentation served with other Maryland regional favorites like Silver Queen corn and sun-ripened tomatoes.
8 oz Crab Cakes
Super jumbo crab cakes are fully ½ pound and made with authentic Maryland Jumbo Lump crab meat.
CRAB MEAT
Maryland Jumbo Lump
Premium crabmeat from the meatiest part of the crab. Fresh
Maryland Backfin
Heavenly crabmeat from the back fin of the crab. Fresh or Pasteurized
Maryland Claw
The dark flavorful meat from the claw of the crab. Fresh
Maryland Claw Cocktail
Twelve ounces of claw meat ready to dip and eat. Fresh
1 lb Reg. 39.99
lb Now 35.99
Smith Island Deluxe
Hand-picked and super flavorful from all parts of the crab. Fresh
48 ct. Reg. 54.99
48 ct. Now 49.49
Crab Meltaways
Crab and cheese appetizers made with Maryland crabmeat. Frozen
BREADED SEAFOOD‏
Premium Breaded Italian Calamari
Our Premium Breaded Italian Calamari rings are made with naturally tender Loligo calamari. The sweet rings are pre-blanched and breaded with Italian seasonings for authentic Italian flavor.
Lightly Dusted Shrimp
Our lightly dusted shrimp are lightly dusted with a mix of bread crumbs and seasoned flour then quick frozen for maximum freshness. 16-20 shrimp/lb
Coconut Breaded Shrimp
For easy appetizers with tropical appeal, try our premium shrimp dipped in a sweet coconut batter and coated with coconut laced breadcrumbs. 16-20 shrimp/lb
Premium Breaded Clam Strips
Premium hand-shucked clams that have been cut into strips and breaded.
Premium Breaded Super Surfer Clam Strips
Our Super‏ Surfer clam strips are bigger than our premium breaded clam strips and are available in two flavors.
Premium Breaded Oysters
Tender juicy oysters shucked and ready to fry. Our Premium Breaded Oysters are equally pleasing as an appetizer or main entree. Approx. 27 oysters/lb
FRESH CHESAPEAKE BAY CLAMS
Little Neck Clams
Middle neck Clams
Top Neck Clams
CRABS FOR SOUP‏
1/2 doz Reg. 29.99
1/2 doz Now 26.99
1 doz Reg. 52.99
1 doz Now 47.69
Soup Crabs
Soup Crabs come frozen and must be thawed before use. Gently rinse them with cold water before placing them in the pot.
FRESH LOUISIANA CRAWFISH
Crawfish
10-15 crawfish per lb. Packed in 3 lb boxes
FRESH FISH‏
5 lbs reg. 97.99
5 lbs now 88.19
Rockfish
Fillet. Rockfish is a boldly flavored fish with big flakes of luscious white meat. Comes in skin on, boneless 5-8 oz fillets. This fish can be cooked in a variety of ways, but is just perfect grilled, with butter and lemon.
5 lbs reg. 78.99
5 lbs now 71.09
Salmon
Fillet. Our Atlantic salmon is a rich, buttery, mildly flavored fish. We prepare this versatile fish in boneless, skin on, 2-3 lb. fillets, making them easy to cook. 5 lbs
5 lbs reg. 97.99
5 lbs now 88.19
Red Snapper
Fillet. Red snapper is a firm, moderately flavored fish with a delicate but distinct flavor. Comes in skin on, boneless 5-10 oz fillets. Red snapper tastes great simply grilled or broiled, with almost any kind of sauce. Year-round availability. 5 lbs
5 lbs reg. 108.99
5 lbs now 98.09
Flounder
Fillet. Flounder is a flaky, light, mildly flavored fish that is incredibly soft. Our flounders come in boneless, 3-5 oz fillets. Seasonal availability. 5 lbs
5 lbs reg. 92.99
5 lbs now 83.69
Tuna
Loins. Tuna has a pronounced flavor and firm texture. Skin free, our tuna has a wonderfully meaty texture that is great grilled, broiled, roasted or seared. Prepared in 1-3 pound loins, with year round availability. 5 lbs
5 lbs reg. 92.99
5 lbs now 83.69
Swordfish
Loins. Swordfish is a hearty, slightly sweet fish, full-bodied and meaty, yet unexpectedly mild. Comes skin on, and sold in full loins, each approximately 5 lbs. Available year-round. 5 lbs
ALASKAN KING CRAB LEGS
Large King Crab Legs
Approx 3 legs per pound
Jumbo King Crab Legs
Approx 2‏ legs per pound
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Reviewed August 4, 2019 via mobile

OMG THEY HIT ALL OF THE CHECK BOXES. From the greeters, the photographer, the host, Abagail, the food. OMG the food was delicious. Super huge crabs. This was a different kind of AYCE...what else included Mac and cheese Shrimps Hot wings Whole corn Ribs Hush...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank KenyettaB_12
Reviewed July 9, 2019 via mobile

We are the delicious crabs galore. After we engaged in a party cruise dancing the night away to the sounds of the wonderful DJ.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank mssandytdavis
Reviewed April 26, 2019 via mobile

I ordered jumbos that were fresh and delivered on-time. The customer service is responsive, and the staff ensured I was happy with my order. I received a FedEx tracking number and received my crabs in Colorado in under 24 hrs. Awesome - will buy here...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank mike_hoop
Reviewed March 24, 2019

My siblings and I grew up in MD eating bay crabs regularly. As adults, we are scattered around the US, longing for Chesapeake Bay crabs. We all gathered to celebrate our mom's 80th with a surprise delivery of a bushel of fresh/steamed/seasoned, hard shell crabs,...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 75shari
Reviewed November 30, 2018

Paid $100 for overnight shipping for steamed crabs for our wedding reception. No crabs delivered. Crab Place clearly put in the wrong date for delivery- two days after the wedding! Matt didn’t care- he was arrogant and rude; never said sorry for ruining our wedding...More

Date of visit: November 2018
3  Thank FrequentFlier613422
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

We come to the crab and cruise event hosted by the crab place twice a year for the past 4 years! I absolutely love the food the venue is perfect and the festivities are always such a joy! The staff is amazing and they offer...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank QueenVee77
Reviewed September 4, 2018

Great atmosphere! Great Service! AMAZING FOOD! Very affordable so glad you opened the Crab Cave. Crushes are so good. Please keep up the good work. We came in Friday night, had a very friendly waitress who did her job very well, Kids were happy with...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Tami M
Reviewed September 3, 2018

I bought two dozen extra large jimmies for almost $200. When they arrived there were many that were light and when opened, were very lean- looked like they were in a famine or kept live in the tank without foods for a long period. They...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank SusanP1290
Reviewed August 8, 2018

This was an abolutely fantastic place to share a burger, the most amazing fries (we regretted not getting a basket), some hush puppies, and truly excellent crab balls (I didn't share those, because my wife doesn't eat seafood-but she thought the hush puppies were outstanding!)...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SparklySuzq
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

The Crab and Cruise offered by The Crab Place is outstanding. The food is wonderful and the service is most attentive. The Crab Place is an experience that one will not forget. The food is so plentiful that you will have to turn it away,...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Brenda B
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