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The Crab Bucket

299 Oak Ridge Turnpike, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
+1 865-298-5669
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good23%
  • Average32%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“waffle fries” (5 reviews)
“barramundi” (2 reviews)
“cheese curds” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
299 Oak Ridge Turnpike, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful and tasty meal tonight! The seafood was fresh and tasty and the service was great! Thanks for an enjoyable time! We will definitely be back!

Thank Stephanie P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Crab 🦀 Bucket has not been around long and it seems like the rumors have it not being around at all very long. They were merging with a burger hangout that caters to the younger crowd with loud music (Swiftys) and not so great...More

Thank Rhonda H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I had been hearing about this restaurant for a while and heard mixed reviews, but usually that it was just okay. I was so excited to have a seafood place in town that was local. The food was okay, our server was nice but it...More

Thank Karry L
Reviewed 14 October 2017

I heard about this restaurant from a friend’s Facebook post. We are seafood lovers with my husbands family being from the coast of Mississippi. We enjoyed an all you can eat boiled shrimp meal that was delicious and fit easily into our budget. The staff...More

Thank Z9603DYmb
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

A group of 16 from church met for dinner. The place was clean and attractive. The waiter and waitress we're exceptional. Drinks and orders taken timely. BUT some of the folks at table got food at least 15 minutes before others. I was one of...More

1  Thank Brasilnutt
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Waited once inside for 10 minutes with a crowd of people with empty tables in sight...$25 AYCE shrimp was supposed to include hushpuppies....none ever came...Sides of corn-on-the cob and potatoes were o.k. but I had to ask for butter and it came but not melted...More

Thank Jeffrey P
Reviewed 18 August 2017

we have now eaten at The Crab Bucket in Oak Ridge Tn TWICE, and will be going back soon. This is NOT the kind of restaurant you expect to find this far from the ocean, but to us, it is well worth the visit. The...More

Thank Terry B
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had a gift certificate from restaurants.com but be careful of that website; you might have issues using it with places that don't authorize them. However the crab bucket honored it for us even though they were hesitant to do so. The...More

Thank Colby M
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Our group came at noon for lunch and were promptly seated by Chad. He took our drink orders and returned to provide an explanation on how we could customize some of the lunch menu combinations. We chose a shrimp po' boy sandwich and two Crab...More

1  Thank Bryan L
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This is getting 1 point only because you have to. From the moment we walked in and were seated by an exit door the owner/employee children were running in and out of in extremely uncomfortable chairs, we should have left and saved money. Cisco food...More

1  Thank soundtrvl
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Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 299 Oak Ridge Turnpike, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Oak Ridge
  • Phone Number: +1 865-298-5669
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