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“Very good food.”
Review of Crab & Fin

Crab & Fin
Ranked #28 of 1,055 Restaurants in Sarasota
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $9 - $35
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Contemporary
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Restaurant details
Good for: Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: Located on St. Armands Circle in Sarasota Florida.
Reviewed August 2, 2013

Stopped in for lunch and we were pleasantly surprised by how good the food was. The fried calamari were perfect. The fish tacos are some of the best I've ever had. Service was very good. We look forward to returning.

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Reviewed July 30, 2013

Before reading any further, you should know that we have been coming to this restaurant for over 20 years (from when it was known as Charley's Crab). We try to come to the Sarasota area as often as we can and whenever we come we have to come to this restaurant for a meal.

There is no one thing that we can isolate as to why we like it so much - just a combination of the great food, lovely atmosphere ( we always eat outside, hovering to wait for a table as they do not take reservations for these tables), good service ( many of the waiters have been there for several years) and the piano music. That, plus the great location on St Armands Circle.

We usually make our visit the last night of our holidays so that we can 'splash out' on some great seafood. This visit, we all had the King Crab, which was excellent and worth every penny. That having been said, we know that the final bill will always end up more than we had intended to pay.

As well as an appreciation of the waiters, thanks also to the pianist, Ed, who always accommodates our music requests.

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Thank Susan L
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Reviewed July 30, 2013 via mobile

This restaurant in st Armand circle served the worst sea bass I have ever eaten if in fact it was even sea bass?wife's crab cakes were awful and crab legs were subpar .service was good but cannot recommend and will not return

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Reviewed July 29, 2013

The bread basket was to die for. 100% worth the calories eat the bread its that good. The shrimp po boy was also outstanding. The shrimp chimichanga was not that great. The stone crab claws were good but not as good as king crab.

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Thank cschoch778
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Reviewed July 23, 2013

Loved everything about this place. Our waiter was great, food was delicious and well worth the money and the setting in St Armands Circle is the best!!!! Highly recommend!!

Thank Emma P
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