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The Crab House

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1 Fish Dock Road, Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260
+1 609-522-1341
11:30 - 22:00
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Franklin Lakes, New Jersey
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Nice restaurant on the water. It has a lot of seafood dishes on the menu along with meat dishes. The all you can eat crabs is the reason I was there. If you go try and get a seat next to the water and wait for the sunset.

Thank jerseytraveler26
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

We took a beach vacation to Wildwood Crest for the first time ever this summer. Our front desk clerk recommended this place for dinner on our first night. The place was close and it was packed! The parking lot was huge and almost every space was filled. Quite impressive: this place must be good. Well, when we got up to... More 

2 Thank TheFlopForever
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246 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Not sure if I'm posting at the right place but I believe both establishments are connected so here goes. This review is for the Two Mile Island part. Went there on a Saturday night in mid-October. Place was crowded. The soups were excellent. Butternut squash & clam chowder. Waited for almost an hour for our main course. We ordered easy--2... More 

1 Thank PaBirddog
Middletown, New York
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310 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

The Crab House Restaurant is located at the Two Mile Landing just north of the bridge from Cape May to Wildwood Crest on Ocean Drive. There are two restaurants at the location. The Crab House is more informal. There is interior and exterior seating and tables, booths, and picnic tables available. Our meals were satisfactory. We had the Crab Imperial... More 

Thank Doug F
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Got here at about 640. Its now 730 and oir meals are not here yet. Waitress is apologetic but nothing is going to be done to mollify us. Its was not a huge order and considering the high prices this experience should be better. You can tell that a lot of this stuff is frozen and not fresh. Manager not... More 

1 Thank David N
Abington, Pennsylvania
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221 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

First of all, Crab House which was closed off season Oct night we were there, should have different reviews than Two Mile Landing, while they are next to each other, two different venues. 2 mile = Perfect venue for seafood. Great nautical décor. What a unbelievable sunset view, boats, and the bridge. Nice looking bar area. Great, prompt service. Tasty... More 

Thank DJMAN5
Glenolden, PA
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

I ordered the softshell crabs and they were absolutely delicious. Our waitress was very good and was helpful with our questions about the menu. As we were leaving a fabulous sunset gave us a real thrill.

Thank Susan G
Poughkeepsie, New York
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40 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

After 26 years, I couldn't wait to go back to this restaurant. Unfortunately, The Crab House was closed because of the weather. So we ate at Two Mile Landing and what a treat! It was wonderful! The blueberry drink I had at the bar was fresh and soooo good and the food was just as good, not to mention the... More 

Thank sueann628
Millersville, Maryland
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111 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Crab House serves excellant steamed Maryland crabs. The Cole slaw is delicious and the corn on the cob is sweet. People from Wilmington, DC. ANNAPOLIS, can stop at Kent Island and get better at cheaper prices.

1 Thank meanbear410
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We have eaten at two mile landing the last 2 fire conventions, on the back deck. Food is very good and the view can't be beat. Definitely worth it.

Thank Beverly F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 40
American, Bar, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Fish Dock Road, Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Wildwood Crest
  • Phone Number: +1 609-522-1341

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?