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Crab and Seafood Shack

) #15 of 121 Restaurants in Wildwood ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Seafood, Soups
4520 Park Blvd, Wildwood, NJ 08260-1749
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster roll” (86 reviews)
“flounder” (50 reviews)
“crab cakes” (106 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
4520 Park Blvd, Wildwood, NJ 08260-1749
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Reviews (390)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are looking for a small family run seafood restaurant and don't mind eating from paper dishes and plastic utensils, then the Crab and Seafood Shack is for you. I loved the crab cakes and my wife really enjoyed the Po Boy shrimp sandwich....More

1  Thank Gregory S
candsshack, Manager at Crab and Seafood Shack, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property, we are very happy that your experience with us was a pleasurable one. We attempt to extend this type of service and excellence in our product to all of our customers, thanks again.

Reviewed 27 November 2016

Good take out type seafood shore joint with good variety good quality and tasty options. Hard to park during peak times but manageable and will always take out one to two times a year.

1  Thank We3ski
candsshack, Manager at Crab and Seafood Shack, responded to this review

Thanks for your taking the time to review our shack, I am very glad your experience was a pleasurable one; which is our main concern.

Reviewed 3 October 2016

Great food here, nice family run Seafood Shack. Fish is fresh from the market next door daily. Crab cakes were great, chowder was great, cole slaw and fish great! Lots to eat here. No liquor, but Iced tea or soap still fits the bill. Owner...More

Thank MrClarkie
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We scouted out this place online before arrival and then discovered they were only a few blocks from our motel so called in a take out order for lobster rolls and fries. I ordered the 2 lobster roll platter to share with my husband. He...More

1  Thank beekay119
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

As long as you set proper expectations this will be a wonderful evening. Do not expect ambiance or fancy dining. Paper plates and plastic forks. But honestly the food is absolutely delicious! The crab cakes are all crab. The lobster roll is amazing. The scallops...More

2  Thank Annette D
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I love Mom and Pop places and this was one at its best. The clam chowder was so fresh and yummy the garlic crab was out of this world. I loved the fact they had kids helping out which shows family and just makes the...More

1  Thank Victoria M
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

The place is quite small so book ahead if you plan on sitting down. They also have take out which may be a better option if you do not want to wait for a seat. The food was okay portions are small cost is high.

1  Thank joe b
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We loved everything about this place!! The owner, the service, & the food! The crabs are the best in the area. And you must try the lobster roll!!!

Thank Selah S
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Great little place. Broiled flounder with crab cake was delicious!!! Will definitely come back! Crabs 🦀 were so good! Great family restaurant. Very friendly staff.

Thank truepassion2116
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Great food and an even better atmosphere!The owner Joe came by the tables to ask if everything was good.He stopped to answer my question about being family run(it is)which is always good to see now a days.It's also a BYOB.

1  Thank Edward B
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Does Pete's restaurant serve liquor?
19 August 2015|
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Response from candsshack | Property representative |
The Crab and Seafood Shack does not serve liquor, you may bring in your own drink of choice with no additional charge.
Do you serve lobster?
23 July 2015|
Response from candsshack | Property representative |
We do not serve lobster, the closest we have to your request is a lobster roll sandwhich.
Susan M
Is this restaurant BYOB?
12 June 2015|
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Response from candsshack | Property representative |
Yes it is, please feel free to bring your favorite beverage.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4520 Park Blvd, Wildwood, NJ 08260-1749
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Wildwood
  • Phone Number: 609-770-8509
  • E-mail