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Happy Crab

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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 - 2018 Winner
Popular Pub Style Menu: Good Food Fun Folks.
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews crab fish and chips chowder cole slaw onion soup burger potatoes stew delicious fries ample portions friendly place coastal town service was great fun atmosphere open year round rainy day local folks
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Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

We stumbled on this place because the place we were looking for was closed for the season. The surroundings were simple, diner style. All the locals were chatting at the bar. Our food was excellent. We didn’t take a picture of the seafood chowder but...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank rosiejeanne
Reviewed 2 October 2018

had a fried clam sampler - sweet - and seafood chowder for lunch. the chowder overflowed the cup (a whole bowl would have done me for the rest of the day) and was loaded with seafood - lobster, shrimp, scallops, fish, etc.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank William L
Reviewed 1 October 2018

We both had a salad. My wife had the Lobster caesar and I had the Seafood salad which was a large fresh green salad, chopped vegetables and grilled lobster, scallops and shrimp served with warm butter. Too much to eat for lunch but absolutely delicious.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank canddlove
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Had lunch here on a rainy day. The seafood chowder was incredible- lobster, scallops, clams, shrimp. Great service.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tom G
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Whether you eat inside on on their deck the service is OK and the food good. Of course, seafood is their specialty. We have eaten here many times and the fish and chips is excellent, deep fried local shrimp or scallops are excellent and the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ARTarea51
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Food was very good but you could tell it was a local hang out. First time we sat at bar and it didn't appear that local folks wanted us there. food was very good and gal who waited on us was very pleasant and service...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lee J
Reviewed 7 September 2018

I grew up in small fishing town in California during the 1950s and 60s. Everyone I knew fished and ate fish. The quality of fish dinners depended on whose home you visited. Some parents cooked fish beautifully. Others not so much. The Happy Crab is...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sineidin O
Reviewed 4 September 2018

In light of recent reviews it seemed like a risk to stop and eat at the Happy Crab, but that wasn't the case at all. Our server, Laura, was very attentive and professional. Food came out quickly, even though the restaurant was busy. The outside...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank src04605
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

While we enjoyed the outdoor seating and were brought drinks fairly quickly, we waited over an hour for our food! The waitress did tell us they had someone new in the kitchen, but that was no excuse. She asked us if we wanted more drinks,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank denisey716
Reviewed 28 August 2018

The burger and fries were great. The waitress was friendly and helpful. The menu had many yummy sounding items. It was very busy when I was there, and it took a few minutes to place our drink order, but everything else happened in a normal...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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