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Crab Hut

1007 5th Ave Apt 101, San Diego, CA 92101-5127
+1 619-234-0628
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crawfish” (53 reviews)
“crab legs” (26 reviews)
“seafood” (94 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00 Hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1007 5th Ave Apt 101, San Diego, CA 92101-5127
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

We had a late lunch here and loved the food and the service. We tried their cocktails (Yum!), their Clam Chowder was good, and the Dungenes Crab was simply superb... added a mix of their spices - and had it with steamed rice... the server...More

Thank Amit_Sengupta
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Had to wait 30 minutes for a table here but it was worth every minute. We ordered crab Rangoon & shrimp cocktail followed by snow crab clusters, king crab legs & sweetcorn. Everything was so good we booked a table again the following night &...More

Thank Jorich
Reviewed 14 September 2017

So the food here is good. I was a little surprised when my food came to me in a bag, but this family style eating. The mussels were huge and seemed very fresh. There is a lot of Louisiana style food as this is a...More

Thank Brittani M
Reviewed 11 September 2017

I went here based on recommendations from others. Now keep in mind it was more about the experience of dumping your food in a bag and smelling like the place for days than anything. Overall, the atmosphere is blah. The service is good at best....More

Thank Ross S
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This was my third visit, this time with family from New York unfamiliar with this style of dining. They needed some direction on ordering (bags of crab by the pound although other options are available). But once the bags of crab with spice showed up...More

Thank Thomas L
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Wanted seafood done right and found this place. After seeing the menu, we chose to do several appetizers (Crab Cakes, Sweet Potato Fries, Crab Rangoon and Sausage) - everything was outstanding and a must stop while in town!

Thank AcesCole
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

The restaurant was empty and i should have known. The bartender was nice. The food was horrible not tasty. The seafood gumbo was not the best. Crab cakes was mushy. I dont know why i stayed not happy at all except service was great

Thank Ieisha H
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We went for lunch. The restaurant was empty, our waitress was really nice, friendly and attentive. We had the steamed crabs and crawfish, both were fresh, delicious and perfectly cooked. It was a little messy, however, our waitress kept our table clean. The prices are...More

Thank Sweetheart14047
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here. There was so much food. I had the sampler boat. It was enough food for 3 people,

Thank GKBrown
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Last year when we visited SD, by chance we stopped by this restaurant and I immediately fell in love with the food. I visited it 2 more times during that trip and was very satisfied. Unfortunately, this year when we visited, the food was awful....More

1  Thank Hitokiri_Battosai
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Corina M
21 December 2017|
Response from Thomas L | Reviewed this property |
It’s mostly shellfish so I would think so
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1007 5th Ave Apt 101, San Diego, CA 92101-5127
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-234-0628
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