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The Crab Claw

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304 Mill Street at Navy Point, St. Michaels, MD 21663
+1 410-745-2900
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good36%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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“crab claws” (248 reviews)
“seafood” (96 reviews)
“blue crabs” (19 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
304 Mill Street at Navy Point, St. Michaels, MD 21663
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Reviewed yesterday

I've been going here since I was 5 years old. I'm now in my 50's. They are the ONLY crab house that uses only local MD crabs. Others fly them in. These taste Better! Full menu if you don't want to pick crabs. Great view...More

Thank amysales1234
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Was staying on my yacht at the Maritime Museum and wanted a quick sandwich to eat on the boat! Got their fried fish sandwich! Fabulous!

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great setting tight on the water, and pleasant to walk to from the nearby free parking. Quaint area. Flow the ceiling was picnic tables in the service could have been more impressive the crab cakes were phenomenal even compared others we've had in other places...More

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 3 days ago

We really wanted to have our last night in St Michaels spent on the water, so we opted for Crab Claw. Very friendly server, food was okay. It's an excellent location, and I won't give it a bad review, the flounder was okay, the crabcake...More

Thank mimiNaperville_IL
Reviewed 6 days ago

I visited the Crab Claw as part of a St. Michaels tour with Superior Tours. The tour included a crab feast at this restaurant. As I don't know what the feast would normally cost since it was included with the tour ($118), I can't say...More

Thank LOTRfan
Reviewed 6 days ago

I have been coming to The Crab Claw since I could spell crab, and while the picnic table benches have not gotten any softer, and the price of crabs has grown by leaps and bounds, the atmosphere, friendliness of the staff, and food conjures up...More

Thank SOCALGourmet
Reviewed 6 days ago

Very uncomfortable picnic tables. It was nice to be able to order less than 6 crabs since only one person was going to eat them. The rock fish was good. Small portions and high prices. Service was good.

Thank Starviagera
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good food great service. Had lunch here, it was crowded but you would not have known it. Great place to eat.

Thank PopFL
Reviewed 1 week ago

While not exactly outstanding they were pretty good. If I ever get back there I would definitely try the crab! We ate in the afternoon while taking a break from the museum and it was not overly busy when we got there but didn't take...More

Thank meljohn999
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Crab Claw never disappoints! Been going there since my dad lived in St. Michaels in the 1980s....still a gem! Crab soup was delicious and the crab cakes were out of this world!

Thank Ewatt88
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August 28, 2016|
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Response from F576VOdavidp | Reviewed this property |
Both but the wine is not great. Stick with the beer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children
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 - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 304 Mill Street at Navy Point, St. Michaels, MD 21663
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Talbot County  >  St. Michaels
  • Phone Number: +1 410-745-2900
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