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The Crab Trap

31 N 2nd St, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4101
+1 904-261-4749
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good25%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (54 reviews)
“hush puppies” (107 reviews)
“fish dip” (41 reviews)
Open Now
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
31 N 2nd St, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4101
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Reviewed yesterday

We had the best food here! I loved the grilled shrimp. Original cocktails. Large restaurant and great service

Thank leslee24
Reviewed 2 days ago

The food was great, the atmosphere was great, the service (by Jody) was great, a must if you are in the area! Have a bloody mary for me!! Its a little pricey but worth it!

Thank Codie C
Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice place close to the ocean. Really good food and nice hospitality. Our server was so sweet. Good size servings.

Thank JoybSam
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and had been planning on trying the Crab Trap in Fernandina Beach for some time now. We decided to go there tonight for dinner. We both ordered fried shrimp. My wife ordered the smaller portion and I got the large order. The shrimp...More

Thank herbertd2016
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Every time me and my girlfriends take a weekend getaway to Fernandina we always stop into the Crab Trap for gator, boiled shrimp and beer on tap. We always have a good time and if you go upstairs the view is awsome.

Thank Melissa Ann L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived late on a Sunday night. Given a table immediately. We were given a free appetizer of crab dip that was phenomenal. Our waitress and all staff were welcoming and helpful. We enjoyed the lobster special. So delicious. Phenomenal hush puppies. Thank you for a...More

Thank Helen S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent dinner. Very casual. Beach kinda place. Had fresh, wild caught peel and eat shrimp. Mmmmm. Awesome. Topped it off with homemade key lime pie. So good.

Thank W O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to go here because a friend ate here as a kid. He wanted to go back. Everyone loved the fish dip and fried grouper. Even the tartar sauce was great. Lobster Mac & Cheese was a little too creamy. Shrimp and grits and...More

Thank jimpol
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a disappointment to be expecting good seafood and experience this meal. The location near the water and the rustic ambience set us up for anticipating good food. The fish dip was horribly salty. The baked potatoes tasted like they were cooked yesterday. The crab...More

Thank Puitti
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The atmosphere was excellent the drinks good but not so great on the food. maybe it was the time of day ( in-between lunch and dinner) but I was hoping for a better meal. I will go back and try again, Cute place...

Thank jessicatK3830VS
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30 November 2016|
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Response from Crab T | Property representative |
29 April 2016|
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Response from Cynthia M | Reviewed this property |
I apologize, but I do not know the answer to that question BUT their number is (904) 261-5310!
28 July 2015|
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Response from Crab T | Property representative |
We open at 11am everyday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$45
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 N 2nd St, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4101
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Amelia Island  >  Fernandina Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-261-4749
  • E-mail
Family-owned and operated since 1979! Please visit our website to see our full menu and more information!Casual dining in an eclectic, nautical atmosphere with friendly staff and a variety of tasty choices.Lunch AND Dinner served 7 days a week starting at 11:00am and 5:00pm. Serving fresh local seafood: blackened, broiled, grilled or fried; also chicken, steaks, and raw oysters year-round. A Kid's Menu with plenty of choices. And NOW featuring a "Smaller Catch" Menu for those looking for a lighter meal!Beer, wine, cocktails at TWO Full Bars...be sure to visit the upstairs Sunset Bar with views of the Fernandina Beach Marina while you're here!Reservations not required, but call-aheads for parties of 10 or more are greatly appreciated.
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