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Crusty Crab Seafood Shack

2118 Harbor Dr, Greenbackville, VA 23356
+1 757-824-5437
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“crispy crab” (29 reviews)
“blueberry pie” (8 reviews)
“crabby patty” (5 reviews)
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2118 Harbor Dr, Greenbackville, VA 23356
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

I like the shanty type atmosphere and the beautiful setting. Sort of feel transported to a different time and place when you pull up. The staff was courteous if not overly friendly. The crabby taters were quite good, and the portion is huge. The fries...More

Thank brian k
Reviewed 16 August 2017

A little out of the way, but you will be glad you took a road less traveled. The atmosphere is wonderful, and the food even better. You must order the crabby fries!

Thank JBurkeSchultz
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We had a soft crab sandwich, husand had his on a roll. He said it was very good. I eat mine on lettuce rolled up. Loved it. There are a lot of flys folks! I hate flies Period! Our daughter got up to go to...More

Thank Itsadogslife57
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere along with awesome food. Our family enjoyed all the food we ordered. Cheese fries, crab balls, crab cake sandwich, Delmonico steak sandwich, fish basket, and chicken fingers basket. Great prices on food for big servings.

Thank Kelly G
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Before going to the crusty crab or writing this, I didn't read or read anything other then there website and menu. We were in the area to visit family and they told us they were taking us to visit the crusty crab. Didn't know what...More

Thank Josh M
Reviewed 17 July 2017

A diamond in the rough, Great fresh local seafood, Ambiance is Pirate from a long long time ago. Food and service was great. Real hand cut Fries not the frozen stuff.

Thank Ultra06
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We had driven back through Greenbackville and when we literally came to the end of the road we found this little gem of a place. From the outside it might not look like much, but we decided to give it a try. The food was...More

Thank sallyg899
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

by the OI Cuisine Commando Restaurant Style: American Seafood Last Visit: 06/30/17 Ambiance: Very Worn Nautical Service: Good. We were speedily seated, lubricated with drinks, and orders taken. To be fair, we were the second table for lunch. Ambiance: Lots of nautical trinkets like the...More

Thank OICommando
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We have enjoyed eating here with friends. It's a most interesting restaurant, the food is flavorful and inexpensive.

Thank tchrmsms
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We love the food here, beginning with the crabby taters! The seafood platters and sandwiches are all so delicious. Prices are still reasonable. Yes, it was a busy Saturday night, but we had a reservation - and still had to wait 45 minutes! Why? Still,...More

Thank luke47
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Response from Zeesmom | Reviewed this property |
Definitely agree with calling them. And what a great idea! Good luck!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2118 Harbor Dr, Greenbackville, VA 23356
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Greenbackville
  • Phone Number: +1 757-824-5437
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