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The Crab Trap

2 Broadway, Somers Point, NJ 08244-1110
+1 609-927-7377
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (187 reviews)
“crab cakes” (133 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Broadway, Somers Point, NJ 08244-1110
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Reviewed yesterday

Terrific seafood, music, dancing, people watching and a very nice social atmosphere. Over the years have met and maintained relationships with the the acquaintances we have made here.

Thank janetandbyron
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Save your time and money. Just dine here. Never had a bad meal. The best. Everything is fresh. Fun atmosphere and staff is terrific.

1  Thank DonnaTropiano
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was exceptional!! I loved the New Year’s Eve menu. There were so many delicious choices to choose from! I had the broiled 10 oz lobster tail! It was so delicious. My husband ordered the 10 oz Filet Mignon medium rare it came out perfect....More

Thank Maryann V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not much to say other then everything was great. Service was wonderful, the food was Delicious ( cold water stuff lobster tail, Second mate, Blackened Mahi Mahi , Clams casino, crab bisque soup etc. ) The only other thing I would like to see is...More

Thank dmc20152015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently enjoyed a delicious seafood dinner at this nice family run restaurant. The food was delicious and the service was friendly and timely.

Thank Kyle S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just paid $81.00 including tip for two people. One glass of house wine. Ordered calamari with sweet and spicy sauce. Just your average grocery store frozen over cooked appetizer. Can’t recommend that. We ordered one feature of the day, bronze snapper with vegetable medley- over...More

Thank 19seb69
ken W, Owner at The Crab Trap, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are sorry for your dining experience but we think you are addressing the wrong restaurant. We do not have any of the above mentioned food items on our menu. But if we ever decide to put hush puppies and corn on the cob on...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here to celebrate my husband and my 57th Anniversary. Our daughter suggested it. They have a Twilight Dinner from 3 to 5 pm. It’s worth getting there for that offer. Warm rolls were served. One of us ordered off the Twilight Dinner and...More

Thank hotmama36
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Known for good food and atmosphere. Can be busy often, but it just works. Seafood is the best and plenty of other items available. I don't know anyone who does not like it, been going there for years

2  Thank Nace3
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Stopped in with the wife and kids for the Sunday lunch special. My wife had the fillet medallions over mashed potatoes and I had the buffalo shrimp with blue cheese slaw. We both enjoyed our meals it also came with fresh rolls. A very nice...More

Thank Roy D
Reviewed 4 December 2017

We have been coming to the Crap Trap for several years. My elderly parents love this place and would go out of their way for the "Early Bird" specials. That said, I find the Crab Trap to be average. Their prices are more reasonable than...More

Thank Cindy K
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Anastatia D
26 June 2017|
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Response from Donna C | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know, they do not have early bird specials. They have a great lunch menu that goes til I believe 4. And since they are located so close to Ocean City, I am sure there are few lower priced menus during the summer... More
Anastatia D
22 June 2017|
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Response from Terry T | Reviewed this property |
yes there is..I believe til 4
17 April 2017|
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Response from Richard L | Reviewed this property |
We sat at the corner of the bar and the bartender was excellent and the server that waited on us was friendly provided great service. It is a disappointment when you pay good money and do not receive good service. We were... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Broadway, Somers Point, NJ 08244-1110
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Somers Point
  • Phone Number: +1 609-927-7377
  • E-mail
The Crab Trap The Finest Seafood Restaurant in Somers Point. In business for over 40+ Years! Family owned & Operated. Voted "Best Seafood Restaurant", "Gold 2009 Press Reader's Poll", Voted "Best Lobster Dinner", "Bronze 2009 Press Reader's Poll" in Somers Point.
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