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The Crab Bag

13005 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City, MD 21842-4621
+1 410-250-3337
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“crab” (176 reviews)
“seafood” (109 reviews)
“ribs” (86 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13005 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City, MD 21842-4621
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Truly the best place in Ocean City, for steamed crabs. We ordered all you can eat. The crabs were full and good size. Always a good meal here. Never been disappointed. Best Steamed in OC.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bkurtz7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So my wife and I just started going back here again after an even worse experience a couple years ago. On that occasion, we ordered $99 a dozen crabs and when they came out they were obviously very small for the price. It was in...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ASM3072
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Visited the beach in mid-October, needed me some good old crabs to enjoy, found it! had a do with us, they let us keep her with us on the patio outside, ground level. I got all you can eat for around 50 bucks, asked where...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Bones123456789
Reviewed November 6, 2018

We had our Happy Hour at the Crab Bag, a place recommended by our hotel. The different appetizers were very good. It is a very busy place; we sat at the bar, long wait for a table

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jackie T
Reviewed October 24, 2018

This is not the sort of place we would normally go to, and certainly not during ocean City's busy season. It is geared to to Gorge and wash down industrial-grade quantities of people with beer and crabs. Walking past the many outer rooms filled with...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MomoBobo
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

Great service and unbelievable crab cakes! The waitress even showed us great techniques for getting the meat out of a crab!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Passenger40639
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

Lots to choose from. Excellent preparation and flavors. Bench style seating like picnic tables inside. Very accommodating servers. Little pricy. $90 dinner for 3.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Love2trvlalot
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for a place to enjoy crab, a wooden mallet and a huge mess of eating The Crab Bag is your place. What makes it The Crab Bag? The rolled top grocery bags on the floor at every table where the remnants...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Gdad66
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

We’ve been coming to OC for years and The Crab Bag has just joined our list of favorite places to eat. The cream of crab soup was the best ever. Crab cakes were delish as were the shrimp. We really enjoyed our meal here. The...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Tjshade
Reviewed October 4, 2018

I went there with friends and the food was great, one of the best restaurant in Oc for sure, i had Fat albert and it was delicious, my friends had crabs! Definitely recommended, you won't be disappointed!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Ele2205
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yJim M
August 18, 2018|
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Response from Greta S | Reviewed this property |
yJim M - they ship crabs nationwide. Call 410-250-3337!
October 9, 2016|
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Response from Randy P | Reviewed this property |
I'm probably too late with my response . But they only do first come first serve and put your name on a list
Mary H
May 10, 2016|
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Response from pam h | Reviewed this property |
Hi, pam. Answer this traveler's question here. 13005 Coastal Hwy Ocean City MD 21842 make sure you go it's awesome you won't be disappointed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13005 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City, MD 21842-4621
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: +1 410-250-3337
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