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“Good Seafood”
Review of Crab Cooker

Crab Cooker
Ranked #5 of 513 Restaurants in Newport Beach
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $21 - $30
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Takeout
Reviewed May 20, 2013

I really liked the grilled lobster skewer (even though a bit expensive 39 USD). Scallop and Shrimps were perfectly cooked. But the most delicious thing was their Salmon wings. OMG crispy outside and tender salmon fillet inside... Never ate salmon that good!!!

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Thank Imfranco
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Reviewed May 18, 2013

We went here at the prodding of some friends who stated it was great. The place is close to the beach, actually walking distance if you don't mind walking approx. 15 minutes. There was a small line to get in. Once in the food was decent, but nothing great, prices were fair. I would go here again, but not go out of my way for it.

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Thank Steveandlanada
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Reviewed April 27, 2013 via mobile

Fresh seafood is key here. Good choices, all super fresh. Wow. Will definitely come back. The building is a former bank from 1930, and has a lot of charm. Fantastic food.

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Thank DJGT
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Reviewed April 25, 2013

Our waitress was nice. The food was far from good. The soft shell crabs were frozen and tasteless...also very small. I even wondered if they were legal! Their clam chowder was gluey like it was full of cornstarch. Coleslaw was overboard with onions.
Not sure what people rave about. I know it's been around for a long time. I guess the tourists keep it alive.

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Reviewed April 22, 2013

Need I say more! If you like a local seafood joint with truly fresh seafood... No need to look any further..ohhhh soft shell crab n tarter sauce....the handmade cracker knots for the world famous chowder deserve a grade of their own! Don't be afraid of the line at the door! Totally worth it!

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