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Charley's Crab

63 Market Ave SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-4027
+1 616-459-2500
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good26%
  • Average21%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (27 reviews)
“seafood” (28 reviews)
“crab” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
63 Market Ave SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-4027
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1 - 10 of 237 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Just found this place on a very busy weekend in Grand Rapids. Had no idea what it was, by the outside I could tell it was an older place that was going to be nice. Once inside it was that classic high end restaurant. It...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We made a reservation on open table for dinner for four people. We got seated right away but the service was very slow. Our waitress said it was because of a big party but the restaurant had a lot of open tables so it wasn't...More

Thank Brenda L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Charley's Crab for Mother's Day at 6 pm. They had a wonderful, well stocked buffet set up with many choices--too many to list them all. The buffet featured many items off their regular menu including prime rib, shrimp and their special salad,...More

Thank Barb C
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Due to events in GR part of the parking lot was rented out, so accessing the restaurant was not easy. Staff was pleasant, but the service was abysmal. Extensive wine list, but the food was underwhelming. Beef tenderloin didn't even seem to be a tenderloin...More

1  Thank marimulholland
Reviewed 6 May 2017

This is our favorite special occasion restaurant, so we went there for my 80th birthday. Apparently a lot of other people had a similar idea because we saw several "birthday" creme Brulee's go by our table. We had an excellent waiter and the food was...More

Thank Dick A
Reviewed 30 April 2017

I had the halibut. My date had the snapper which I took home the leftovers. I'd say the snapper was better. I remember the halibut was $41. I know snapper was cheaper. It was good but not a great value. Great views though and great...More

Thank Robertstj
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

We were with a party of 10 who enjoyed a celebratory dinner at Charley's. We thought dinner was generally good. The opinion of Charley's varied among the members in our group. On a dish by dish basis, we enjoyed the sea bass, New York strip,...More

Thank atravelerden
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We always visit Charley's Crab, when in Grand Rapids. The food is fantastic and service is superb! They are also a member of The Landry Club. Go during your birthday month!

Thank Mary R
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We enjoy Charley's because of its proximity to GR's entertainment, notably 20 Monroe for last night's concert. You get a great meal, wonderful views and ambiance and free event parking. It almost doesn't matter if the food's not great--but it is! Our server, Michelle, did...More

Thank Bayboater9
Reviewed 21 March 2017

This place is a safety trap waiting to happen. The ramp, layout and intersections were scary. The brunch was average with a few standouts like brie and creme brulee. They really need to update everything. Luckily the company at our table made up for the...More

Thank Mary T
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MaryOC77
Can you tell me what Sunday brunch is like? For instance, is it buffet style? Also what are your hours for Sunday brunch? Thank you.
30 July 2016|
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Response from Ecotour36 | Reviewed this property |
brunch is superb. extensive and it is buffet. usually a crowd, but a good vibe. make reservations. on the pricey side but worth it. brunch 10am to 230pm. cheers. ecotour36
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Michael K
Are you open Christmas Day ?
11 October 2015|
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Response from 46JimH46 | Reviewed this property |
Unknown. Give them a call
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
16:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63 Market Ave SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-4027
    (Fulton)
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Grand Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 616-459-2500
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