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The Boiling Crab

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, Seafood
6910 65th St Ste 100, Sacramento, CA 95823-2356
+1 916-394-9166
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“cajun fries” (4 reviews)
“king crab” (3 reviews)
“seafood” (12 reviews)
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American, Seafood
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
6910 65th St Ste 100, Sacramento, CA 95823-2356
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of those restaurants where you need to go casually dressed and all hands in,,,,,because it is messy and you will get some of the spices (and food) on yourself. The servings come out piping hot in a plastic bag (this is where...More

Thank yrechnam
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

The food was good but waiting two hours for our table was crazy .we did have a large party and some in our group didn't get there food until some of are group were done eating I would go again but not at 5pm on...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Overall, A unique experience to say the least. Service was about average. The seafood was boiled in a plastic bag with your choice of seasonings. We had the clams, shrimp and King Crab. We ordered the clams, shrimp in the "Whole Sha-bang" seasoning. The clams...More

Thank DaveofTucson
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

First time going to a restaurant that gives you a bib instead of a fork. My wife ordered the shrimp with corn. It came I a bag hot and ready to eat. The flavor was good and she enjoyed it. Be prepared to make a...More

1  Thank Hosea G
Reviewed 5 August 2017

They would have five stars if it weren't so expensive. The food is great, fun atmosphere, good service. They cook all the food to perfection with a choice of five different seasonings. Then they serve it at your table on butcher block paper. No forks....More

Thank Janet R
Reviewed 25 May 2017

This is wrong address, it should be on K Street behind the excellent Sheraton Grand Sacra (California) Hotel! Anyway, one afternoon, they do not even opening until 3:00 p.m.! I go in, ask the person if I may looking at the menu before I decide!...More

1  Thank Karyn C
Reviewed 30 March 2017

This location reminds me of the food at the Boiling Crab in Las Vegas, Nv. Each one is similar but different. We had an almost two hour wait, but it was well worth it.

Thank ILuv2Mingle
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Food was very good crab in a bag the shrimp and catfish were very good also didn't have to wait for a seat would definitely recommend.

2  Thank sixgears
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

If one enjoys eating seafood especially crustaceans, this is a must dine place. The dishes are a bit pricy, but worth eating. Tried all sauces for the main dishes, the sides/extras are not bad as well. Expect mess when dining, because one will be using...More

Thank delie dell C
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Had never heard of this restaurant but was in the area on an errand and after driving by decided to stop in for dinner. We ordered a wide range of items (so the bill ended up being fairly high), but next time I'll do what...More

2  Thank JMA-Kunming
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Alma S
12 March 2016|
Response from traveling3 | Reviewed this property |
Wow.....didn't know there was this type of problem. I'm sorry but I don't have an answer to you question about roaches. I'm sure if you go to their website you will find the hours for weekends. We will not be traveling this... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6910 65th St Ste 100, Sacramento, CA 95823-2356
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +1 916-394-9166
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