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Charley's Crab

456 S Ocean Blvd, Palm Beach, FL 33480-4490
+1 561-659-1500
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“crab” (65 reviews)
“seafood” (63 reviews)
“mango” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
456 S Ocean Blvd, Palm Beach, FL 33480-4490
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a Father's day reservation for dinner, arrived on time and were seated at a annex bar that was offered with a view. It had a table with a great view however the area was full of horse flies and the outside door was...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Charley's Crab these days seems to be resting on its laurels a bit. I enjoyed many meals here years ago when I lived in the area, but on my recent visit things were spotty. Hostess was great, our server seemed like he would've rather been...More

Thank hermeschick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We sought out this restaurant because my pre-teen son wanted coconut shrimp. We searched trip advisor and, because of the ratings and because the online menu showed that coconut shrimp was on the menu, we drove out of our way to find this restaurant. The...More

1  Thank stacey C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our hotel concierge recommended the place for the view, the seafood, the steak and the personalized touch. My wife loved her salmon. I had the filet and it was nearly perfect. The accompaniments were well prepared. The menus were personalized with our names and happy...More

Thank Phillip N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Charley's Crab is our favorite restaurant in Palm Beach. When making reservation, make sure you ask for a window table, as it gives you a beautiful view of the Ocean. Great seafood and the drink menu is very eclectic.

Thank John N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On our last day of vacation, my husband and I decided to pick Charley's Crab as we have heard many good things about this restaurant. We have eaten at 3 other restaurants that serve "fish", but Charley's Crab really stands up for their name. We...More

Thank Sue W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We haven't visited this restaurant in years as we have not been back to this area. It was awesome the previous times we visited and it only has gotten better if that was possible. From the moment you drive up it is amazing. The valet...More

Thank Patricia H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A fabulous old time glamourous restaurant. The food was top notch seafood. The shrimp cocktail stariaght from the sea. The halibut with crab could not be faulted. My husband had the scallops. The key lime pie delicious. Service was understated and impeccable. Thank you Richard....More

Thank lpeters4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a fine meal with friends. Menu was very good and the food was a high standard and service was very good. Drinks were a little on the light side.

Thank TheHappyTraveler413
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

lots and lots of seafood..french toast, omeletssliced steak, roast pork..bacon..salads..you name it and it was there..service was excellent..no smells..very clean..

Thank xjerzeygirl
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colleen B
Is there a dress code?
31 December 2016|
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Response from JGJA | Reviewed this property |
No dress code as far as I can recall however we did go "smart casual". Hope this helps.
colleen B
Is there a dress code?
31 December 2016|
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Response from TheTravelingPilgrim | Reviewed this property |
Smart casual!
Any happy hour?
7 April 2016|
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Response from cjsmithnj | Reviewed this property |
Yes- 4 to 7. Special pricing on drinks and a "small plates" style menu. A good deal and worth the stop.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 456 S Ocean Blvd, Palm Beach, FL 33480-4490
    (Hammond Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Palm Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 561-659-1500
  • E-mail
Palm Beach's only premiere oceanfront restaurant. The only thing that we overlook is the Atlantic Ocean.
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