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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” (52 reviews)
“hush puppies” (101 reviews)
“fish dip” (39 reviews)
Open Now
4:30 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
31 N 2nd St, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4101
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Reviewed 3 days ago

All of our group had the grilled shrimp. Very good. Reasonably priced. Great hush puppies. Good service

Thank Nettie518
Reviewed 3 days ago

Hadn't been to Fernandina for a couple years, had to stop here for dinner to recall the good old days before Fernandina started the march towards gentrification. The old atmosphere is still there, sort of funky faux fishing shack. We had lobster, slaw, potato, hush...More

Thank 621perryw
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my husband's favorite restaurant in Fernandina. The fish appetizer is great, And, make sure to go on Sunday night for the lobster special.

Thank Z3872BXjuliec
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had guests in town who really wanted to try seafood while visiting here in Fernandina Beach so we thought we would try The Crab Trap. Friendly service, decent prices and good food! It was worth the stop!

Thank debbyrr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pig out on Webster Sunday afternoons. The ambience is great the staff is friendly, ask for Jessica, and the prices are reasonable. Pictures are my lobsters that I got for $19.95.

Thank HudnHudn
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had a large group of people for dinner on a Saturday night. The food was delicious and the service great. Staff was most attentive, quickly served requests, got all the orders correct, and made separate checks accurately. Great place for seafood and a good...More

Thank Glen M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Traditional after game meal. Always great food and this Year was no different. Extra good with a GA Bulldawg Win!

Thank dixiedawg58
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We came to meet friends on a Wednesday evening. Arrived at 6, so we enjoyed the final 60 minutes of the 11-7 Happy Hour. We were seated immediately. One of our party wasn't certain about ordering the house merlot, so our server Gina checked with...More

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We love The Crab Trap. We had the pleasure of eating there last year and decided to go back this year. It was just as good or better! The fish dip is superb, and everyone at our table of got something different, and we all...More

Thank Kathy P
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Shrimp and Crab Claws,, the best!!!! Very cold beer. Service as good as the food. Recommend highly. Lots of places within walking distance.

Thank Tom M
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30 November 2016|
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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
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
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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