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“One of my favourite Worthing restaurants!”
Review of CrabShack

CrabShack
Ranked #7 of 382 Restaurants in Worthing
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$7 - US$46
Description: CrabShack is a laid-back seafood shack & beach bar. Our fish is caught between Newhaven and Bognor, the Crabs generally Hove and Chichester and the Mussels, mainly West Country. Lately our Oysters are Irish Rock. All our seafood is sourced locally via Fish (BNFS), in Hove Lagoon. Fully licensed, we have some great cocktails and genius wine choices.Our Ales are supplied by Shepherd and Neame, Englands oldest brewery, the ale goes great with our seafood. Our Wines are supplied via the Winehouse in Shoreham. We are a family business, owned and operated by two sisters in law, Lynda Racz Taylor & Sarah Tinker Taylor. Our Bar opening hours are 12pm till 11pm, Tuesday to Saturday, Sunday 12pm-7pm and are closed on Mondays. Our Kitchen hours are Tues-Sat 12-4pm and 5pm-9pm and Sunday 12pm to 4pm. We are located on the pedestrian end of East Beach Worthing, opposite Splashpoint and the Seafront, as you face the pier go left. CrabShack is also available for parties, or private hire events.There is public metered parking on the seafront, £1 per hour till 6 pm, then its free at night and on Sundays. CrabShack has its own dedicated Ice Cream Shack! serving great Ice creams and sorbets from MarshField Farm, real West Country Organic IceCreams!
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Description: CrabShack is a laid-back seafood shack & beach bar. Our fish is caught between Newhaven and Bognor, the Crabs generally Hove and Chichester and the Mussels, mainly West Country. Lately our Oysters are Irish Rock. All our seafood is sourced locally via Fish (BNFS), in Hove Lagoon. Fully licensed, we have some great cocktails and genius wine choices.Our Ales are supplied by Shepherd and Neame, Englands oldest brewery, the ale goes great with our seafood. Our Wines are supplied via the Winehouse in Shoreham. We are a family business, owned and operated by two sisters in law, Lynda Racz Taylor & Sarah Tinker Taylor. Our Bar opening hours are 12pm till 11pm, Tuesday to Saturday, Sunday 12pm-7pm and are closed on Mondays. Our Kitchen hours are Tues-Sat 12-4pm and 5pm-9pm and Sunday 12pm to 4pm. We are located on the pedestrian end of East Beach Worthing, opposite Splashpoint and the Seafront, as you face the pier go left. CrabShack is also available for parties, or private hire events.There is public metered parking on the seafront, £1 per hour till 6 pm, then its free at night and on Sundays. CrabShack has its own dedicated Ice Cream Shack! serving great Ice creams and sorbets from MarshField Farm, real West Country Organic IceCreams!
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Absolutely love the Crab Shack and can't wait for it to extend to next door so there's more room and we can go all the time! Food is always delicious and the only problem I have is choosing which one of the amazing dishes to have. Would recommend this to anyone who loves seafood, and even perhaps those who don't - you will once you've been here!!

Thank Moody1978
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The_TaylorsStMaarten, Owner at CrabShack, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2018

Absolutely love you too, what a lovely review thank you very much.

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Reviewed 15 January 2018

We don’t live in Worthing but are happy to drive the 40 minutes to get to the Crabshack, as we love it! We love the rustic,no nonsense fish and seafood at its best! The staff are always amazing and the food speaks for itself. So glad to see that they are expanding next door, the Crabshack is always a treat!

Thank Bobbieblue_9
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The_TaylorsStMaarten, Owner at CrabShack, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2018

Thank you for driving so far to us, its a great compliment, expansion complete, so you soon.

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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Went in for lunch and had their Special of the Day, roast hake on pea, bean and lemon risotto with fresh clams. Simply excellent, and so fresh.

They must be doing something right, they're just about to double in size after acquiring the next door premises.

If you've not been, go!

Thank Chris B
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The_TaylorsStMaarten, Owner at CrabShack, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2018

Thanks, sorry for the late response, we have opened our extension, we have doubled in size, but not doubled our seating capacity, we used to seat 36 indoors, now we seat 52 indoors, lots more space, so see you soon.

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Reviewed 4 January 2018

Fabulous location, great service and wonderful food. A real gem and would thoroughly recommend visiting.

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Thank Janet C
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The_TaylorsStMaarten, Owner at CrabShack, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2018

many thanks for taking the time to post this lovely reccomendation.

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Reviewed 31 December 2017

We went here with my son his partner and two children and I must say it was excellent.. All the sea food dishes were delicious and we thoroughly enjoyed them all. The restaurant itself is quite quirky and full of atmosphere in fact we really could not fault it. Not cheap but well worth it.

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Thank rosie194
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The_TaylorsStMaarten, Owner at CrabShack, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2018

Many thanks, hope to see you all again.

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