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Crab and Seafood Shack

4520 Park Blvd, Wildwood, NJ 08260-1749
+1 609-770-8509
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“crab chowder” (44 reviews)
“seafood” (151 reviews)
“fries” (47 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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4520 Park Blvd, Wildwood, NJ 08260-1749
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Reviewed 1 October 2018

We were out for a walk and really wanted seafood. Came across this place on the corner and decided to give it a try. However, I was a bit dubious when I saw they use tin plates and plastic ware. I was not doubtful for...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lmeador551
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

During the Classic Car Show we were in the mood for some fish and more. Now we know it's not easy to find a good let alone a decent fish restaurant. But my wife and daughter mentioned "How about this Crab and Seafood Shack" so...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Mark-n-Holly-Ferraro
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Family owned, tiny restaurant. We had the sweet corn crab chowder, it was full of crab meat and deliciously creamy. For an appetizer, we had the clans, mussels and calamari. All very fresh. Especially the calamari. For dinner we had the broiled seafood platter. Crab...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank HappyVactioner1971
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Restaurant has one of the best New England clam chowders I have ever had and I live in Massachusetts. The fish we had was also very good, but the chowder is fantastic. Small restaurant but very fast service, nice people and worth a bit of...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Laurie T
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

We eat here every time we visit Wildwood. The food is fresh and delicious. This time had the 50 clams... gone. I had the crab cakes. Amazing. Period. Not greasy. They were broiled to perfection. Husband had the seasoned fries and flounder. Gone. Coleslaw IS...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Dolphin147
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

This was probably the worst seafood I’ve ever had and we waited forever to even get our food. Not to mention the portions are small. Will never go back.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank victoria a
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

This place was overrated, had an extremely long wait and the older man behind the register was rude.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Trek696501
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

The Crab & Seafood Shack has become a must-stop whenever I am in Wildwood. I always go for the same thing: red crab chowder and a lobster roll—among the best meals I have for the year, time and again! The soup has heaping chunks of...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Chris L
Reviewed 29 August 2018

This restaurant is a relatively small family owned place. Service is very friendly and prices are reasonable for a seafood place located in a beach town in the summer. The food is good and great for take out since the restaurant is small and you...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank lostinatlanta
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Food was ok but nothing special at all. Very expensive and portions very small. I wouldn't recommend.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank george p
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Michele C
29 July 2018|
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Response from Rodriguez-Family1968 | Reviewed this property |
No outdoor seating.
19 August 2015|
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Response from candsshack | Property representative |
The Crab and Seafood Shack does not serve liquor, you may bring in your own drink of choice with no additional charge.
23 July 2015|
Response from candsshack | Property representative |
We do not serve lobster, the closest we have to your request is a lobster roll sandwhich.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
13:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
13:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4520 Park Blvd, Wildwood, NJ 08260-1749
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Wildwood
  • Phone Number: +1 609-770-8509
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