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Harris Crab House

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433 Kent Narrows Way North, Grasonville, MD 21638
+1 410-827-9500
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

If you like crabs and are a big eater, then this place is for you. Our group had soft crabs prepared the Eastern Shore style. We are lifelong residents of Maryland and know our crabs. Harris' is not a tourist trap. You cannot get there unless you know where you are going. Clients come from the sea and road. Wait... More 

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Thank Jeffrey L
Burlington, New Jersey
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed July 29, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I stop at the Crab House when I and in the area and always enjoy the food The service has been great with a good view.

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Thank Iceman54
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105 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed July 26, 2015 via mobile

Overall good atmosphere and friendly staff. My first and not a bad layout and view. I would suggest the large crabs over the AYCE and the hush puppies were great. The crab cake sandwich was okay but not spectacular but this is a seafood clam, crab and oyster place if I was to narrow it down. Nothing bad at our... More 

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Thank Kehrha
Ellicott City, Maryland
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80 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed July 25, 2015

We visited on a Thursday night and our evening began with the rank smell of garbage surrounding the stairwell leading up to the restaurant. Ignoring that, we entered the restaurant, which was half empty but seemingly well staffed. However, after placing our order we had horrendous service, with long waits for food and beverages. In particular, we waited 30+ minutes... More 

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Thank PatriciaC155
Baltimore, Maryland
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed July 24, 2015

The restaurant sits at the dock and has a nice water view. It was lunch time and the weather was beautiful so we dined outside on the second level. The tables are covered with brown roll paper (I guess this is in anticipation of customers ordering all you can eat crabs) are plastic lawn chairs. You have to go through... More 

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Thank DEEandME2
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed July 24, 2015

My husband and I went to Harris Crab House last June, and they never fail to disappoint! Delicious crabs while looking over the water is what summertime is all about!! The service was excellent, and I love how they write their name on the brown paper covering the table so that you don't forget, nice!! I love their sweet corn... More 

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Kent Island, Maryland
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56 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed July 23, 2015

Harris' Crab House has some of the best seating at Kent Narrows on their rooftop deck that overlooks the narrows. Sunsets are gorgeous from this view, but it's not always offered as a seating option by the wait staff when they are slow. =/ My husband and I enjoy the blue Chesapeake Bay crabs at Harris'. The crabs are always... More 

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Thank Wendy T
Collingswood, New Jersey
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322 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed July 19, 2015

On the way to Baltimore from the Delaware beaches, we found this place from its decent Yelp reviews. We sat on the dock and ordered the crab soup, some shrimp, crabs, corn and mac n cheese. All were tasty, although a little pricy. Service was friendly, parking was right in front of the place and we were in and out... More 

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Thank kt3
Quakertown, Pennsylvania
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180 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed July 19, 2015

Not that impressed with our previous visits but gave it another chance. Service was very friendly and attentive. Fried calamari was one of the best we've had. Portions average and atmosphere classic Eastern Shore. Happy we gave it another chance.

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Thank Cng217
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56 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed July 18, 2015 via mobile

My family went to the Harris Crab House with friends earlier today. We sat on the deck and had a great view of the boats on the bay. I ordered the mini-bucket of steamed seafood with hush puppies and coleslaw. Don't let the name fool you, the mini-bucket was actually huge. The seafood was fresh and the hush puppies were... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
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    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $20
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 433 Kent Narrows Way North, Grasonville, MD 21638
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Grasonville
  • Phone Number: +1 410-827-9500

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