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Crab Creek Seafood Restaurant

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9 Radford St NW, Christiansburg, VA 24073-3340
+1 540-382-6100
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4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Wed - Sat 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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87 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

This place has excellent seafood, great service and perfect prices. It's not a dress up place- but it's an amazing space. Come and try it out. You won't be disappointed.

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Monroe, Virginia
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54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

We had a Groupon certificate. used it and brought down the price of 4 meals. two of us had the crab legs and shrimp and two had the Grouper , all had crispy salads. and enjoyed the food. Waitress was very friendly. we noticed on the menu food cooked to order and may take time. by the time we were... More 

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Thank Arthur R
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015 via mobile

We sat by the gas log fire and listened to music while our courses arrived. The she-crab soup was outstanding. I had some delicious Tequila shrimp pasta, and my husband had the class 5 seafood platter which was very good and more than he could eat. I would definitely recommend it. I think there may have been problems with servers... More 

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1 Thank Bekki B
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3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

Very disappointed. We waited 35 minutes to get our salad. Our waitress just ignored us when we tried to get her attention. The fish was not cooked well and the cold slaw had peanuts it in. I would not recommend this restaurant.

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Thank Ron A
Wirtz, Virginia
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87 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

My wife and I visited Crab Creek from Smith Mountain Lake. We are originally from New England and will drive miles for a good seafood restaurant (that won't send us to the poor farm). It appears that either people in SW Virginia don't know what good seafood is, or they are willing to put up with whatever is offered just... More 

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Virginia
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

I had a Groupon deal for this restaurant so I thought we would give it a try. I had been there once before and didn't like it but decided to try it as I was getting a discount. There was 2 other couples there. We ordered and the meal took at least 40 minutes to get to us. The salad... More 

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3 Thank ICMae4u
Radford, Virginia
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321 reviews
213 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

We tried the Jambalaya soup which was delicious. There was no she crab soup that night. :( While waiting for the main course our very gracious server brought us some hush puppies and some allumette fries. They were a little dry but a good nibble while waiting for the main course. I tried the crab and roast potato and my... More 

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Thank MartinR4961
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Just moved to the area and we were looking for something that wasn't a chain restaurant and decided to give this place a chance. A chance is what you all need to do because it is a local small business that just wants to thrive in the community. Does the decor, logo, menu design and website need an overall, yes... More 

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1 Thank Renee A
Blacksburg, Virginia
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237 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

It's a dream, I guess, to have a few decent seafood restaurants here in the small towns of the Appalachian Mountains near my home. Our visit was overwhelmed by a restaurant, from the front door to our table, that was smoke-filled, and made us feel like we should hold our breaths, or at least, breathe very shallowly. The seafood was... More 

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2 Thank GeoffWBburg
Blue Ridge Mountains, Virginia
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376 reviews
280 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 242 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

My husband and I used to eat at Crab Creek all the time due to the good service and great crab legs (and good prices). We had dinner there in December 2014 and had a pretty bad experience. The parking lot was full of RV's (I think the owner is involved in some sort of RV rental business) and the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$6 - $20
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Radford St NW, Christiansburg, VA 24073-3340
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Christiansburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-382-6100
Description
Entrees individually prepared in a casual atmosphere. Now open at 4 on Wednesday thru Saturday. Call us at 4 to place your take out order and pick it up at 5 in our new Take Away Department. Everything on the menu (except alcohol) is available for Takeout.

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