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The Crab House

19598 Coastal Hwy, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-6109
+1 302-227-2019
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“hush puppies” (30 reviews)
“crab” (32 reviews)
“seafood” (30 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Bar
PRICE
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
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19598 Coastal Hwy, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-6109
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was delicious and fresh. Price was reasonable for the amount of seafood we ate. Make sure you make a reservation or get there early. They do takeout as well.

Thank F00D_M0NSTA
Janine L, Guest Relations Manager at The Crab House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review! I'm afraid we do not accept reservations, but we do hope to see you next time you're in town! - Crab House Management Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We shared a dozen medium crabs. They were cooked perfectly and meaty. Oysters were delicious and fresh. Out non-seafood diner had the chicken which was good, but a little dry. Should add a steak to the menu. Will definitely bring other visitors here again. Love...More

Thank donna s
Janine L, Guest Relations Manager at The Crab House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the review and feedback. We will be sure to pass along your comments to our team. Thanks again! - Crab House Management Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Crab House is quite casual and beach vacationer friendly. The restaurant is noisy so if heating is a problem, you’ll be frustrated here on that point. However, the food is delightful. Varied menu of seafood and fish, and from our party of 5 ordering...More

Thank travelbounder
Janine L, Guest Relations Manager at The Crab House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the love, travelbounder. We do apologize about the noise level, but are happy to hear that you enjoyed the rest of your dining experience. - Crab House Management Team

Reviewed 18 August 2018

On the spur of the moment 11 of us needed to feast on crabs. We ordered from The Crab House and they were great. My family have been eating crabs for a very long time and I must say these are the best crabs I...More

Thank judyshirley
Janine L, Guest Relations Manager at The Crab House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review. We hope to see you again soon! - Crab House Management Team

Reviewed 14 August 2018

We were in town over the 4th of July weekend and ordered a bushel of crabs for take-out. They were ready on time, hot and delicious. We'll definitely be ordering again!

Thank Sharlbeav
Janine L, Guest Relations Manager at The Crab House, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2018

Thank you for the great review and feedback from your recent dining experience. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed the bushel of crabsl! Crab House Management Team

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

I was looking for a true crab experience... this is it!! This restaurant does not open till 4pm... I got there at 730ish... there were people standing outside... I did park and go inside... it was a 30 min wait but they take your cell...More

Thank rn28grace
Janine L, Guest Relations Manager at The Crab House, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Thanks so much for the awesome review and feedback! We are so happy to hear that you and your daughter enjoyed your dining experience! We will be sure to pass along your compliments to John and the rest or our team, and we hope to...More

Reviewed 8 August 2018

Went to the Crab House for dinner. A bit of a drive from the beach but well worth it. Excellent casual dining. Everyone had some form of crabs. Soft shell crabs were particularly good. Service was really friendly - our server was particularly nice. Good...More

Thank Raymond F. W
Janine L, Guest Relations Manager at The Crab House, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Thank you for the great review and feedback! We hope to see you next time you're in town! - Crab House Management Team

Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Went there for dinner. Ordered a dozen of mid-size crabs and oysters. The oysters were okay. Nothing to crave about. Would not recommend them. But the crabs were amazing. Perfect cooked and prepared !!! A real treat. Service was good. Waitress was friendly. Not so...More

Thank Freedom504799
Janine L, Guest Relations Manager at The Crab House, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Thank you for the review feedback from your recent dining experience. We apologize that the raw oysters were not to your liking! If you are ever displeased with a menu item or any part of your dining experience, a manager on duty would be happy...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018

Casual but very good food. I ate the all you can eat crabs corn and hush puppies. Excellent. My daughter had the pick two with salmon and BBQ chicken. She could not stop talking about how good the salmon was. Easy wait for a table...More

Thank micheles80
Janine L, Guest Relations Manager at The Crab House, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Thank you for the great review! Crab House Management Team

Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

We arrived on a Friday and waited at the bar until our table was ready. We ordered a few appetizers and beers. The bartender was very nice but seemed to overlook us a lot when we needed him. The hush puppies and crab dip were...More

Thank Lynn S
Janine L, Guest Relations Manager at The Crab House, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Mussel problems- Just wanted to start off by thanking you for your feedback. Glad to hear you enjoyed most of your meal but seemed like the mussels were a little off. I know during mating season they do have a stronger smell than other times....More

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Michele H
10 August 2017|
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Response from ketodd | Reviewed this property |
Not just kid friendly. There are menus for those among us who are dairy free, gluten free and shellfish free as well as a kids menu. It should be quite easy to find something for even the most demanding and difficult to... More
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Mlhartogs
27 June 2017|
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Response from Janine L | Property representative |
Yes, We have Happy Hour daily at the bar from 4pm - 6pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19598 Coastal Hwy, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-6109
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Rehoboth Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 302-227-2019
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Description
The Crab House is back! The best crabs in Rehoboth. Fresh steamed crabs, daily fresh seafood & raw bar at the forefront of The Crab House. Largest draft beer selection in the area. Eat in or Carry Out!
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