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The Blue Crab Restaurant

210 Garfield Pkwy # D, Bethany Beach, DE 19930-7708
+1 302-537-4700
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“blue crab” (69 reviews)
“hush puppies” (37 reviews)
“fried chicken” (30 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
210 Garfield Pkwy # D, Bethany Beach, DE 19930-7708
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The servers were so attentive and the food was really great. My hubby had seafood and really liked it, and I had the best steak I've had in a very long time.

Thank RutherfordB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A typical Maryland crab house, but this one's in Delaware. Not haut cuisine, but I found the swordfish was superbly prepared, the crab bisque flavorful, and the crab dip generously portioned. This place is not for everyone, nor is this where to come for a...More

1  Thank 1000mL
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The seafood feasts are worth every penny!!! The staff is great and you can have great dinner conversations as it is not too loud.

Thank stlazza
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Worth the wait for seafood and a seat on the deck. Eating excellent fish while overlooking fellow vacationers passing by lends to a lovely evening dining experience for adults and/or older teenagers. I had the seasonal fish of the day - perfecto!

Thank Glowglam814
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I can well imagine that during the summer months its hard to find a seat in this restaurant within walking distance to Bethany Beach. Very fortunately for us, there was no crowd and on a very pleasant summer day, we walked in, were seated in...More

Thank EliteTravellers
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We all had a nice meal after a nice day at the beach. Good, clean and friendly service. Kids meals were perfect proportions! Nice drinks and adult meals too!

Thank Erin M
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed outdoor seating and fresh seafood. Exlarge shrimp lightly breaded not processed and hush puppies. Crab soup full of crab and flavor. Had seafood pizza which was different.and delicious. Wheelchair accessible.

Thank bigbitz51
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We had a really enjoyable family dinner. My husband got the crab cakes meal. My son and I got a dozen of Maryland Blue Crabs. So yummy!

Thank Christina H
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Each had Different shops and then the fish taco and crab cakes. Would definitely recommend to anyone wanting to eat.

Thank jenisonluv
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Went with a party of 7, and we were seating quickly on a Monday night. Food was a bit expensive, however somewhat expected for a beach restaurant. Food was good however

Thank markcR8228LG
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14 June 2016|
Response from Jeff H | Reviewed this property |
To my knowledge, they don't take reservations. You can try, nothing to lose.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 Garfield Pkwy # D, Bethany Beach, DE 19930-7708
    (Elkton Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Bethany Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 302-537-4700
  • E-mail
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