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Fatty Crab

643 Hudson St, New York City, NY 10014-1623
+1 212-352-3590
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good36%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“crab” (26 reviews)
“pork buns” (14 reviews)
“quail egg” (7 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Seafood, Asian, Malaysian
$$ - $$$
643 Hudson St, New York City, NY 10014-1623
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1 - 10 of 136 reviews

Reviewed 7 November 2016

Great food, but you had to eat in the dark under loudspeakers. Crabs are messy to begin with... but add to the fact that you cannot see your food, it's really more difficult to enjoy the great tastes of the food. I will miss their...More

1  Thank KKua
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Was a bit put off at first as they said they were closed and did not give any further information except a muttering of 5:30. After discussing it we decided to go back and they really improved. The food was amazing! Went for pork buns,...More

Thank Tim_Norway
Reviewed 28 June 2016

this is one of our go-to's in the neighborhood. food is delicious and fun. we still talk about the quail egg dish we had last winter. we don't love how crowded and loud it can get, but with outdoor seating this is quickly remedied.

Thank Jake W
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Fatty Crab was recommended by a friend and I will now trust all of her recommendations on life going forward. This was by far the best meal of our 4-day trip. Arrived spent from a day of sightseeing and shopping and instantly relaxed and soaked...More

Thank Bradley T
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Had the wonton soup and a freezing cold beer, which were both delightful. Lovely little setting, but you are essentially sitting on the pavement in rickety seating with noodles. Despite that rationalistion, I really enjoyed it!

Thank Victoria C
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Had a Groupon for this, probably wouldn't have tried it otherwise. Tried pork belly for the first time, excellent. Shrimp, duck, everything we had was very good.

Thank Georgette T
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

Always good food with great cocktails. Crab chili sauce is the best. You can get just the sauce w bread for a great appetizer. Micheladas are also very good.

Thank Jessica L
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Wanting something different we decided to try the Fatty Crab. We had the sliders, pork, duck and crab. The portions are small, but the food was good. It was well seasoned, but not overly spicy. The service was good. Drinks are exotic in taste and...More

Thank JBentraveler
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

We visited with a 730 reservation when we arrived there were two tables seated and we were seated immediately. Our server informed us that dishes were served family style and he would tell us if we needed two or more orders of something. An order...More

Thank Shirieka C
Reviewed 21 March 2016

We asked if we could wait five minutes for friends to arrive and were told we could not as they run a tight schedule to make sure they can make the most money from their tables. Contradicting this we were then promised the food would...More

1  Thank Mr M
West Village
Stretching from Sixth Avenue to the Hudson River, the
West Village is one of the city’s most coveted
addresses. Full of trendy shops, historic taverns, and
cozy restaurants set amid 19th century architecture,
this neighbourhood has a unique old-world feel. You
won’t find a more picturesque location in Manhattan.
Without the traditional city grid layout, it’s easy to
get lost here, but that’s part of the fun as you
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Full Bar
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 643 Hudson St, New York City, NY 10014-1623
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > West Village
  • Neighbourhood: West Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-352-3590
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