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6 Crabs of Williamsburg

118 Second St, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4524
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“fresh seafood” (10 reviews)
“steamed crabs” (7 reviews)
“hush puppies” (12 reviews)
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10:30 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood
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118 Second St, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4524
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

The seafood looked good but the place, when you went in, smelled like someone (many people) had peed on the floor or there was a sewage back-up.. Not very appetizing.

Thank cornwallis2008
Reviewed 2 December 2017

I love going to 6 crabs. Their food is always fresh and always delicious every time I order! I love the owners and how hospitable they are!

Thank Judy H
Reviewed 30 November 2017

I live in NYS and was looking for some fresh seafood to bring back home. I can't comment on the prepared foods, but the service was great and the prices on the by the pound seafood seemed incredibly reasonable. They were out of some things...More

Thank n02578845
Reviewed 20 October 2017

We both ordered the fried oysters, which were very good and the price was good, too. The woman who took our order was very friendly and helpful. This is a small place, but clean and fast service.

Thank ZeelandScoutMom
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

I got take out. The steamed crabs were fresh and not overly seasoned. The soft crab sandwich was also very good. The prices were very very reasonable.

Thank Wenda B
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Stopped for lunch thinking from my GPS it was a full scale restaurant. It isn't but it sure sells darn good seafood. My wife and I had the calamari lunch. $7.49 each with two sides and plenty of calamari fried just right. The counter lady...More

Thank Reviewer_Bob
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Doesn't look like much from the outside or the inside for that matter, but the food was good! We were going to go to Berrett's down the road but it was crazy busy. This place was no wait and we were pleasantly surprised.

Thank dianneodo
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Finally some economical priced seafood: although tables are available it appears that most folks stop, order, and take-out. For the locals that know where to get a good seafood plate. While we waited, nice local couples of all ages came in went. Even though some...More

Thank Sterling C
Reviewed 30 July 2017

This little shop could easily be overlooked, as it is relatively small. Parking is limited, but given the pace of turnover, I have never found parking here to be difficult. Patrons place their orders at the counter and then wait for the food to come...More

Thank Dennis M
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Based on other reviews we knew what we were getting into. Everything was wonderful. Hush puppies were tender and flavorful. The calamari was light and tender; they melted in your mouth. The blue crabs were delicious-well seasoned and steamed perfectly. The clan chowder was flavorful...More

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Ashley H
26 August 2017|
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They have fried clams. I don't know about strips?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Second St, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4524
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Williamsburg
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