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“Very good sea food”
Review of The Boiling Crab

The Boiling Crab
Ranked #157 of 2,207 Restaurants in San Jose
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Reviewed October 8, 2013

Food is fantastic, service is awesome, but the line is always too long and need to wait at least 1 hour to get food.

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Reviewed September 25, 2013

The food was done fairly quickly. My husband and I ordered a dungeness crab, shrimp, and crawfish. You need to try the "the whole shebang" seasoning! You put on a bib and eat with your hands. A very casual atmosphere and the pricing is very fair. There is one downside..,.the wait for a table is usually over 1 hour! We waited 2 hours for ours. But it was well worth it!

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Reviewed August 12, 2013

Have been here on multipul weekend trips. Its well worth the wait whether its only 10 minutes or an hour. There is a wide menue selection. My favorite always being fried oysters, and shrimp with the whole shabang medium. Just dont wear white!

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Thank Miranda N
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Reviewed July 22, 2013

There was almost a 1 hour wait so we figured the food must be good because there was a long line of patient customers waiting to be served. By the time we got our table, we were famished. We had our plastic bibs on, washed our hands and dove into the Dungeness Crabs, shrimps, clams, sweet potato fries and boiled corn swimming in butter. Everything was delicious esp the huge crabs in spicy "the whole shebang spicy" sauce. Definitely worth the wait...will try the fresh oysters on our next visit! Will definitely go again!

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Thank esmodes
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Reviewed June 2, 2013

The restaurant serve one of the best sauce to go with your shell fishes. I like my sauce spicy and it really give a punch to your taste bud. Had the dungeness crab, king crab, mussel and sweet potato fries. The crabs/shell fishes are served in a big plastic bag no plates or utensils just dig in with your hands. Love this place.

Thank Poh Chang C
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