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The Boiling Crab

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CUISINES
Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

Menu

STEP 1: WHAT'S YOUR CATCH?
Your fresh catch is steamed or boiled in our Cajun-style blend of spices, then tossed with one of our signature seasonings and served in a bag to preserve the flavors!
Market Price
Blue Crab
seasonal
6 pcs. $11.0
12 pcs. $19.0
Oysters
raw
Market Price
Dungeness Crab
seasonal
Market Price
Snow Crab Legs
Market Price
King Crab Legs
Market Price
Southern King Crab Legs
Market Price
Lobster
seasonal
per pound13.0
Shrimp
Market Price
Crawfish (Seasonal)
per lb.9.0
Crawfish (Frozen)
STEP 2: WHAT'S YOUR FLAVOR?
Rajun Cajun
Original
Lemon Pepper
The Whole Sha-Bang!
Can't decide? Mix all three!
Garlic Sauce
STEP 3: HOW SPICY CAN YOU GO?
Non Spicy
Plain n' Simple
Mild
Just a kick
Med
its gettin' HOT n' here!
XXX
I can't feel my mouth!
WANT TO GET NAKED?
Please ask your server for pricing
TBC Naked Crawfish or Shrimp
Both are available by the pond ONLY and include corn, potatoes, sausage, whole mushrooms and whole grain cloves
TBC Half Naked Crawfish or Shrimp
Both are available by the pond ONLY and include corn, potatoes, sausage, whole mushrooms and whole garlic cloves with our signature Lemon Pepper Seasoning
I LIKE IT FRIED!
Each selection is made to order, hand-tossed in our homemade batter and fried to perfection. All baskets include Cajun Fries, no substitutes
$11.0
Fried Catfish Basket
$11.0
Fried Shrimp Basket
$9.0
Chicken Tenders Basket
$4.75
Kid's Chicken Tenders
$10.0
Fried Calamari
$10.0
Fried Oysters
Regular $6.5
Large $9.0
Hot Wings
Cajun or Lemon Pepper
EXTRAS
Cup $7.0
Gumbo
w/ or w/o rice
Cup w/ rice $8.0
Cup w/o rice $8.25
Cajun Chowder
ea.1.25
Corn On The Cob
per lb.9.0
Sausage
3 pcs. $2.5
Potatoes
$4.0
Cajun Fries
$4.0
Lemon Pepper Fries
$4.95
Sweet Potato Fries
$2.25
Steamed Rice
Cup $2.5
Extra Juicy
THIRSTY
Assorted beverages including
Domestic, Imported / Specialty Beers
ask server
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Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Went for dinner with family; a bit of a wait, so go by 6:30. Great service, very friendly, and the food was delicious! !! We tried the king and snow crab, shrimp, and calamari. Fantastic! Be prepared to eat with your fingers and make a...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank mackcherry
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Spending two weeks in Pasadena for business, decided to treat myself and a friend to a seafood feast. Massive let down. We were excited by the area; Alhambra is a lot like Delmar in St. Louis or State Street in Chicago. A long street filled...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Shaun J
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Great place for seafood. The best shrimp you can wish for. Awesome king crap. Great service . Fast service. 15 minute wait for a table is the norm. Just about everything is good here. Fun place for friends to enjoy a dinner.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank davidlR8195RC
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We've never had shrimps in a bag like this before. The whole shebang sauce was delicious - forget about posh seafood restaurants, this was one of the most unforgettable meal for my trip in USA!

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Derek H
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

I would say this is my favorite places to eat sea food. I love there pepperlime shrimp .This store is really small inside making the wait fairly long everyday for dinner. The wait is at least 45 minutes to an hour, so make sure to...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank Cma P
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

What can I say? If you like Crab this place is a must. The cajun shrimp and fries is also excellent. Service is friendly and first class. 10 out of 10

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Baggieman63
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Word of advise: Dine here early! We came at 5pm on a Friday and the wait time was already 45min. There was at least 20 ppl waiting ahead of us. We've learned our lesson not to come here after 5pm because the average wait time...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Christy L
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Took my order home to eat. Ordered the spiciest level and was sweating as if I went to the gym, just the way I like it. My only complaint is they did not include the table settings and accessories (plastic table mat, wipes, etc). Other...More

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank LKV19
Reviewed 4 March 2016

I have dined here twice. They kindly put a nice plastic crab bib on everyone. They normally serve five different crab but only the two most expensive were available for us. We made a good choice and had the shrimp, corn and potatoes with the...More

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank flyboy1320
Reviewed 31 January 2016

If you don't arrive 10 min before opening, expect at least a half hour wait. I've heard from many people that shrimp is the best deal at Boiling Crab, but we wanted to try crab anyways. Our waitress suggested Snow Crab instead of King Crab...More

Date of visit: January 2016
Thank leep116
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