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The Blue Crab Restaurant

210 Garfield Pkwy # D, Bethany Beach, DE 19930-7708
+1 302-537-4700
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“blue crab” (69 reviews)
“hush puppies” (33 reviews)
“fried chicken” (30 reviews)
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210 Garfield Pkwy # D, Bethany Beach, DE 19930-7708
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Of all the restaurants we visited during our vacation in Bethany Beach, this was our favorite meal. It is located in a prime location for tourists, and the food was very tasty. The place, unfortunately, is lacking in atmosphere. It feels a bit disjointed (like...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A typically american-style restaurant - solid seafood and an unexcited pleasant atmosphere for an easy family dinner. To be recommended!

Thank Annina A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a beautiful late summer day my husband and I sat outside of this small but pleasant restaurant. We shared a basket of hush puppies for an appetizer. I had the Cobb salad which was generous and delicious. My husband had the fried shrimp entree....More

Thank Talori
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I were very excited to try our this place for the fact that they have good selection of crab/seafood feast in their menu. Apparently, when we started ordering, we found out that we were not allowed to ATLEAST SHARE one of the...More

1  Thank MaryGrace A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife had her first crab picking experience. Thought it was great but after we had a dozen we had to go get more food.

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 11 September 2017

The servers were so attentive and the food was really great. My hubby had seafood and really liked it, and I had the best steak I've had in a very long time.

Thank RutherfordB
Reviewed 6 September 2017

A typical Maryland crab house, but this one's in Delaware. Not haut cuisine, but I found the swordfish was superbly prepared, the crab bisque flavorful, and the crab dip generously portioned. This place is not for everyone, nor is this where to come for a...More

1  Thank 1000mL
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

The seafood feasts are worth every penny!!! The staff is great and you can have great dinner conversations as it is not too loud.

Thank stlazza
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Worth the wait for seafood and a seat on the deck. Eating excellent fish while overlooking fellow vacationers passing by lends to a lovely evening dining experience for adults and/or older teenagers. I had the seasonal fish of the day - perfecto!

Thank Glowglam814
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I can well imagine that during the summer months its hard to find a seat in this restaurant within walking distance to Bethany Beach. Very fortunately for us, there was no crowd and on a very pleasant summer day, we walked in, were seated in...More

Thank EliteTravellers
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13 June 2016|
Response from Jeff H | Reviewed this property |
To my knowledge, they don't take reservations. You can try, nothing to lose.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 Garfield Pkwy # D, Bethany Beach, DE 19930-7708
    (Elkton Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Bethany Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 302-537-4700
  • E-mail
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