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Crabby Oddwaters

310 Sunset Blvd N, Sunset Beach, NC 28468-4164
+1 910-579-6372
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
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“key lime pie” (10 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (12 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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310 Sunset Blvd N, Sunset Beach, NC 28468-4164
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We go to sunset beach every summer and a must - do is lunch at crabby oddwaters for their soft shell crab sandwiches. lunch was only fri-sun this time and there was hardly anyone there. Please everyone keep supporting this little hole in the wall...More

Thank WifeOfGlutenFree
Reviewed 1 week ago

We thought we would give this place a second chance after a dismal experience a few years ago. It was an equally encore experience. The only thing different seems to be the real silverware and hard plastic plates instead of plasticware and foam plates. The...More

Thank Ehsan C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We hadn't been to Crabby's in years. But decided to try it after our 'normal seafood fave' has stumbled. And boy are we glad we tried Crabby's. Everything was tasteful! The crab cakes, tuna and mahi were all so well prepared & properly seasoned. The...More

Thank bwel
Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved my experience at this resturant. The owners are super friendly and treat you like family :) Everything was so delicious. I had the blue crabs and they were sooo good!

Thank aubpgh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We reached late still the kitchen was open at 10 PM. The Krabby Patty sandwich was great with lot of fries.

Thank Arup D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A pound of shrimp garnished with Bill's sauce in a bucket with sausage, and corn on cob - heavenly. Personal server gives down home feeling. Highly recommend.

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dined out over the Memorial Day weekend, and even though they were very busy, everything was perfect. We had made reservations, and were seated promptly. Our server was attentive, allowing enough time to peruse the menu, but not leaving us waiting at any point. The...More

Thank yogaismyjam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate at Crabby Oddwaters because there were some good recommendations from people who had stayed where we were vacationing at Sunset Beach. My husband had the crabcake sandwich and I ordered a Caesar salad topped with salmon. At first, the waitress brought a house...More

Thank Sonja B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I read about this place on a blog written by the Sterns, they write Road Food books. I believe they recommended this stop years ago. In an area with numerous seafood restaurants this may be a place easy to miss. Do not make that mistake!!...More

Thank JoJo-OIB
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We have eaten at every seafood restaurant around here and decided to try crabby Oddwaters because our parents live here and swear by it. The absolute BEST seafood we've ever eaten. My husband had the scallops and they were large and cooked to perfection. I...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$29
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Television, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 Sunset Blvd N, Sunset Beach, NC 28468-4164
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Sunset Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-579-6372
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Now open at 5:00 PM Tuesday thru Saturday. Come enjoy all our fresh seafood favorites!
Established in 1981 as Bill's Seafood Market proving only the freshest local seafood. In 1990, Crabby Oddwaters Restaurant was added to the property providing those same fresh seafood items from our market. Crabby's is a full service restaurant and bar offering something for everyone. Operated seasonally, open 7 nights a week from Memorial Day to Labor Day .
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