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Claw Daddy’s

185 Orchard St, New York City, NY 10002-1417
+1 646-590-6816
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Cajun & Creole
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185 Orchard St, New York City, NY 10002-1417
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went here for my 25th birthday and the wait was a little extensive, but worth it. If you ever wanted to go to Joe's Crab Shack and thought it was too far, Welcome to NYC own version of JCS. The atmosphere takes you back...More

Thank leilasteinberg80
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We were a family of 8. Plenty of food. Good and full of flavor. Very good service. Can be loud in the restaurant so conversation can be hard to hear.

Thank cruehd
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Restaurant was loud and the tables are super close. They had a DJ on the second floor but you could barley hear it. We got the claw feast and it was exactly as pictured. And it tasted good. But boy oh boy was it messy....More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

I heard so much about this place from different people that I couldn’t wait to try it myself. I was so disappointed. First we had reservations and got there on time but one of our friends last minute wanted to join us later and they...More

Thank Tricia L
Reviewed 11 June 2018

We were just strolling around in the area and thought that the place looked interesting. However, they close between 3 and 5 PM on Saturdays so we had to come back an hour later. Which we did, and at that time there was a small...More

1  Thank TheFarid
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

I have to admit, I never thought one of the best Crawfish boils I ever ate would be on the lower East side. My family of five were deliciously stuffed with a boil that had crawfish, shrimp, snow crab, clams, corn and potatoes in a...More

Thank Paul J
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Fantastic Seafood, Reasonably Priced & Great Location Along With A Friendly Atmosphere Makes Claw Daddy’s A Place To Return. Not To Mention The Soju...

1  Thank MJ D
Reviewed 1 May 2018

This place is my favourite place to eat in NYC. The food is amazing, the happy hour special is the best and the drinks are excellent. If you like seafood, this is the place to be. The service is not the greatest but the food...More

Thank MI6Reviewer
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Wow! We had a fantastic evening at Claw Daddy! We had adult Capri suns and shared a crawfish and crab leg broil which was incredible - one of the best meals I have ever had and I would recommend to anyone visiting the city!

Thank nat54678
Reviewed 27 March 2018

This east of 1st Avenue restaurant has great character, a fun and extensive menu of crabs, oysters and other dishes with a definite Southern twist, cocktails in adult Capri Sun style bags, plastic bibs and plenty to eat and talk. A find.

Thank rnarisetti
Lower East Side
Straddling the bridge between New York’s thriving
immigrant past and its modern transformation into a
beacon of global art and culture, the Lower East Side
is one of the most dynamic neighbourhoods in the city.
The blocks of tenements that represented the promise
and blight of the Lower East Side immigrant experience
now command top dollar for new residents. Right next
to old-world delis, 24-hour bodegas, and the garment
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carol v
18 July 2017|
Response from curlen2017 |
Price Range For Wednesday Claw Feast
15 July 2017|
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Response from Nessa R | Reviewed this property |
No it is not; they accept cards as well but if you go to The Boil (a similar restaurant)--they are cash only
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 185 Orchard St, New York City, NY 10002-1417
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Lower East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Lower East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 646-590-6816
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