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Crab Cake Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner


$4 - $27
American, Seafood, Fast Food
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Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had the cream of crab soup and a crab cake. Soup was ok - not a whole lot of flavor - but the saving grace was the lumps of crab meat on top. The crab cake was excellent and I highly recommend this place!

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the crab cake cafe around the 4th of July, and was extremely pleased with our meal! Crab cakes are usually off limits when one is gluten free, but this restaurant has found an amazing way to make them fabulously gluten free! I ordered a...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Jwolff70
Reviewed May 16, 2019 via mobile

I was looking for a quick casual option for lunch during a business trip, and this place did the trick. Counter service ordering; good food (I ordered the shrimp and crab cake entree- put some hot sauce on it and it was delicious; also recommend...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank thetravelrap
Reviewed April 26, 2019 via mobile

This was my first crab cake and I thought it was tasty. I also had the crab soup which was good. The staff was friendly and prompt.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank MusicAngel415
Reviewed April 15, 2019

I thought a place called Crab Cake Café must have great crab cakes right? Nope. They were just ok. They were smaller than I thought and they were really fried and just not that great.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank khall175
Reviewed April 13, 2019

They serve Crab cakes made with lump crab meat! They offer numerous seasonings and several sides. The ordering process is basically fast-food style...you order at the counter, get a number and find a table. Your meal is brought to you. They have indoor and side-walk...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank NCPirate
Reviewed March 29, 2019 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch and tried the traditional crab cakes as well as a crab and shrimp crab-cake. They were both pretty good for a quick service restaurant. They were a little pricey in my opinion as 2 crab cakes were $26 which is about...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank TravelingJohnB80
Reviewed March 26, 2019 via mobile

It’s small & some what pricey but it is completely worth it once you taste the crab cake sandwich. This is always a must go to when we are in town!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank EmmmEsss
Reviewed March 24, 2019 via mobile

The food is great! We had the crab and shrimp sandwiches and it was really good. Not much filler, mostly meat. Seating is limited so you may have to share a table or take it to go.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank lynette_darryl
Reviewed March 22, 2019 via mobile

Wanted to make sure to get some seafood while in the area, but didn't want to go high end sit down restaurant. This was a little specialty restaurant that didn't have a big menu, but had big taste. They were busy while there for lunch....More

Date of visit: March 2019
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January 27, 2017|
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Response from TheWindowManJon | Reviewed this property |
There are many parking garages near by about 2-3 blocks away but nothing on the same street. I have always parked farther away at the Gaylord hotel parking and have made a whole day at the National harbor. I have found it... More
December 13, 2016|
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Response from Billcat52 | Reviewed this property |
No. And you order at the counter.
October 13, 2016|
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Response from Wheelsturning | Reviewed this property |
Very reasonable considering you're eating lump crab meat. I'd say about 8-$12 for a sandwich with everything under $20.
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