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Crab Alley Restaurant

9703 Golf Course Rd, Ocean City, MD 21842-9686
+1 410-213-7800
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“hush puppies” (53 reviews)
“seafood” (57 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Pub
$$ - $$$
9703 Golf Course Rd, Ocean City, MD 21842-9686
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Reviewed July 23, 2015

I went with a group that ordered the blue crab feast and the king crab feast. These come with shrimp, corn on the cob and hush puppies. I was told that the crabs were excellent. I ordered the fried flounder platter with fries and corn....More

Thank dcd0127
Reviewed July 22, 2015 via mobile

Arrived at the Crab Alley Saturday night. Got seated right away. The Crabs were awesome, large steamed crabs, which were perfectly cooked. The prices were reasonable. The seafood platter for 2 was great! Our server was attentive. We had so much food leftover, that I...More

Thank Howard Y
Reviewed July 21, 2015

The food was very good but the portions were way too small for the prices. The prices were very high and I know it's fish and near Ocean City, but come on $29 for a piece of flounder with some stuffing underneath? The service was...More

Thank milfordsmith155
Reviewed July 16, 2015 via mobile

We decided to go here for crabs. We got the "crab feast for two". It came with a dozen medium crabs (which were pretty big for med) a half pound of steamed shrimp, crab soup, local corn and hush puppies. Everything was hot, fresh and...More

Thank Teejohn
Reviewed July 8, 2015

Great food and a great atmosphere! Will visit agin next time I am in ocean City and will make sure I get there for the all you can eat special!

Thank woodie1968
Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

Went to crab alley for some blue crabs. Ended up ordering crabs for two. Got 13 med. Crabs 2 ears of corn. Hush puppy. 1/2 pound of med. Shrimp and a soup or salad. This was an expensive dinner but was not able to eat...More

Thank pgfd3963
Reviewed July 6, 2015 via mobile

I keep going back to this place year after year because it's one of the best. The service is always friendly and prompt, the food taste and quality are always superior, it's where the locals eat, which speaks volumes to me. It's not a boardwalk...More

1  Thank Michael S
Reviewed July 2, 2015

I visit the area several times a year and, barring some insurmountable obstacle, never fail to come here for a crab cake, which, to my mind, is the best the area has to offer. West Ocean City has more than its share of fine seafood...More

1  Thank John K
Reviewed July 2, 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is one of my favorite crab houses but it is so inconsistent. Some of the wait staff has been there for years and forgot what good customer service is. I thought it was just us but I overheard another table ask for pictures...More

Thank Betty F
Reviewed June 29, 2015 via mobile

Tender sweet crab, great peel and eats, decent beer selection for the area, friendly staff... Seems fairly priced. Just a bit off the beaten path, but didn't disappoint.

1  Thank AdventureBear
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Karl B
is this a buffet or ala cart
January 11, 2016|
Response from NYPAUL | Reviewed this property |
Ala cart.
Karl B
is this buffet or ala cart
January 11, 2016|
Response from SheriBobLove2Travel |
ala cart
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Scenic view, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9703 Golf Course Rd, Ocean City, MD 21842-9686
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: +1 410-213-7800
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