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Happy Crab

35 Water St, Eastport, ME 04631-1532
+1 207-853-9400
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“crab” (36 reviews)
“fries” (21 reviews)
“fish cakes” (5 reviews)
Opens in 10 min
All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Pub
$$ - $$$
35 Water St, Eastport, ME 04631-1532
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family (including our dog) had a late lunch on the deck. We all got fried seafood (fish, scallops, shrimp) and all of it was very tasty! Our second time here, will definitely return!

Thank Rachel D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A perfect sunny afternoon on the deck looking out over the bay. Extremely pleasant waitstaff. Very reasonable prices. Extensive menu - something for everyone. Fried haddock in fish and chips with a very crispy light batter was probably the best I've ever had. Deck very...More

Thank ss319
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We were looking for a place to eat in Eastport on a Sunday night and the Happy Crab was the only one open! They were having a fish and chips special, for $8.00, so the four of us ordered it. The fish turned out to...More

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 9 December 2016

We were here for dinner in early December. The restaurant annex to the bar has glaring fluorescent lights and is prone to get cold if people stand in the door for too long. There are 2 doors, but people seem to like to hold both...More

1  Thank Chellie R
Reviewed 8 December 2016

I went to Eastport in late October. Had no idea almost everything would be closed. I made it to the Happy Crab right before the kitchen closed. Had a yummy burger and fries and everyone was so friendly. Everyone gave me suggestions on where I...More

Thank Kristina F
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We happened into the Happy Crab seeking lunch during a car tour of the Maine sea coast and the Bay of Fundy. What a pleasant surprise!! The lobster roll was one of the best that we tried in over a week in Maine at many...More

Thank JimSTL1021
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We have been in Eastport for he second year and I must say we eat at the Happy Crab often. We have never been disappointed in the service, the food nor the atmosphere. You can eat indoors or outside on a nice day. The staff...More

Thank Janice Y
Reviewed 14 October 2016

We stopped here on a rainy Monday after spending about three hours at Reversing Falls in Pembroke. We were planning to go to Quoddy Lobster but they were closed and we passed this place so we gave it a try. We split a bowl of...More

Thank UncleJackNY
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

A friend and I were at this local pub for a few beers and a light meal. We both had the Cesar salad...it was fresh and crisp..delicious. I also had a cup of their clam chowder..it was loaded with clams and few potatoes. It was...More

Thank obcine
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Lunch at this small, local joint was fresh and tasty with prompt service. There is a bar in the back (separate room) and also an outdoor deck with views of the water. We ordered grilled seafood salad (local shrimp, lobster, and scallops) and fried scallops...More

Thank Kathy H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Water St, Eastport, ME 04631-1532
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Eastport
  • Phone Number: +1 207-853-9400
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