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The Crab House

19598 Coastal Hwy, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-6109
+1 302-227-2019
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“hush puppies” (29 reviews)
“blue crab” (13 reviews)
“crab legs” (15 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Bar
PRICE
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
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Service
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LOCATION
19598 Coastal Hwy, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-6109
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Reviewed yesterday

I have eaten here a number of time in the past two years. In 2017, service food everything was very good and the casual atmosphere made it a really great evening out for seafood. In 2018, went there 7/16/18, service was good, food was very...More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I have to visit here every time we go to Rehoboth Beach. It’s a little $$$ but you can’t beat there crabs. Be careful they use a ton of seasoning on there crabs, I liked it the kids thought it was too spicy. We had...More

Thank bm4871
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had crab along with usually fare. The crab was very good and server was very helpful. I have some food challenges with histamine. He made sure I was accommodated. It was a wonderful dinner.

Thank dlynnb2014
Janine L, Guest Relations Manager at The Crab House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for the great review! We are so pleased to hear that our team took great care of your dietary restrictions, and we hope to see you again soon! - Crab House Management Team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in based on a review and so glad we did. We sat at the bar and was greeted by 2 friendly bartenders. Ordered the broiled crab cakes which were delicious. The Mac and Cheese was to die for. Hush Puppies were different than I’m...More

Thank Kristin M
Janine L, Guest Relations Manager at The Crab House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for the great review, Kristin! - Crab House Management Team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I had such a wonderful meal. You cannot beat the food and drinks. Waitstaff was so friendly and accommodating as I have a picky 9 yr old. We had a long wait, but the food and service was definitely worth the wait!!!

Thank Stacy E
Janine L, Guest Relations Manager at The Crab House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you, Stacy! We are so happy that you and your family enjoyed their meals! We will be sure to pass your compliments on to our team! - Crab House Management Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

my family of 7 ate here on 7/8 for dinner. they open at 4pm and we waited in line until they opened. My wife and I had their soup and salad which was a very inexpensive meal yet quite filling. It was a little noisy...More

Thank haroldr325
Janine L, Guest Relations Manager at The Crab House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for the review! We are so pleased to hear that your family enjoyed their dining experience! - Crab House Management Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived for dinner at 5:30pm for a family of 4 and told it was a 30 minute wait. Until we were seated it was 1 hour and 15 minute wait. The beer selection was good. The crab balls and crab cakes were excellent. My...More

1  Thank Michelle S
Janine L, Guest Relations Manager at The Crab House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Michelle, We appreciate you taking the time to leave such great feedback form your recent dining experience. We use reviews just like these to help teach and coach our team, as we try to better ourselves everyday! I want to apologize with the mix-up...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On the recommendation of family we stopped here during the July 4th weekend. When we arrived we were told 45 minute wait,turned out to be only 15. Walked inside and the place was packed. We we're sat at a high top table which was not...More

2  Thank ALPH2015
Janine L, Guest Relations Manager at The Crab House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

ALPH2015, Thank you for taking the time to leave such great feedback on your recent visit. WE are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience, and we will be sure to pass along our compliments to Andrew and the rest of our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went as a group of 8 for dinner at 5:30 thinking we were relatively early for a Monday dinner. Wrong! 45 minute wait then super slow service without anyone checking in with us. When we hunted down our waiter they said they had put...More

Thank pennylane2328
Janine L, Guest Relations Manager at The Crab House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

pennylane2328, Thank you for choosing to dine with us recently. This past 4th of July week has been extremely busy and we have been going on waits earlier than usual. I'm glad to hear you enjoyed the crabs, and we apologize for long wait. I...More

Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

I came here for an early dinner at around 5 ish and there was not many people inside. I tried the crab legs, lobster, and shrimp. Steamed shrimp was really good and they were large. They had lobster specials on the night I went and...More

Thank ALeigh12
Janine L, Guest Relations Manager at The Crab House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

ALeigh, Thank you for dining with us recently. I'm glad to hear you enjoyed the lobster, shrimp and oysters! Next time with crab legs please let your server know or a manager and we will gladly replace them with new ones. We appreciate your feedback...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
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 9:30 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
  • E-mail
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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