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The Crab Claw

304 Mill Street at Navy Point, St. Michaels, MD 21663
+1 410-745-2900
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good36%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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“crab claws” (260 reviews)
“seafood” (96 reviews)
“dozen crabs” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
304 Mill Street at Navy Point, St. Michaels, MD 21663
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Reviewed 5 days ago

If you LOVE crabs this is a great place to get them. Right on the water. A little over priced, but good. Ordered a dozen large and only ate 6. Our waitress Amanda started out being a little rude, but by the end of the...More

Thank JWallace52
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had a good lunch sitting under cover (it was a hot sunny May 2nd!) watching the mallard ducks and the harbor activities. Very pretty surroundings & near the Waterman's Museum.

Thank marciah400
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went here for lunch on our way back to DC from a weekend at Perry Cabin. The views of the restaurant are very nice, however it seems like a bit of a tourist trap. Our crab cake sandwiches were very underwhelming as the crab...More

Thank DubSee
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate at the Crab Claw on recommendation from our Airbnb host. We got there early during the lunch time. Our waitress recommended the clam chowder which was probably the best I have even eaten. I also got the crab cake which was exceptional. My...More

Thank Melissa B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a delicious meal at the crab claw, and our table was next to the windows so we also had a great view of the water. Started with the crab balls for an appetizer (delish!). I had to have the rock fish since this is...More

Thank Shutter_Lady14
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had been here once before on a bus trip and had the crab imperial. It was delicious. Had the opportunity to go back to St. Michael's so I went back to the Crab Claw and had the crab imperial again. Really is delicious.

Thank 2018Mary
Reviewed 1 week ago

Before ordering, I asked our server about the $18 crab cake...specifically is there much filler in it. Her response was, “None at all. Just cracker crumbs.” Well, cracker crumbs constitutes filler where I come from (Seattle, of Dungeness crab persuasion), and yes, there was more...More

1  Thank Boatyard_Langley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in at a random afternoon time for some blue Chesapeake Bay crabs. Perfect. Great atmosphere, we were the only diners but the service was great and they didn't make ut s feel weird for wanting crabs at 2 or for needing a review on...More

Thank Marla S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant with a group of people and menu was already planned. Staff was very friendly and service was good. I’m not a fan of food being served on styrofoam , and that may be because we were with a group but...More

Thank sharon820
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While staying in St. Michael’s we wanted to enjoy some seafood in a great a setting - and The Crab Claw hit the mark. The creamy crab chowder was delicious but what I really liked was that it was served with a small bottle of...More

Thank Floydova
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Response from JJJoyc | Reviewed this property |
I'm not the host but a call or text to them will answer your question
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Response from F576VOdavidp | Reviewed this property |
Both but the wine is not great. Stick with the beer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 304 Mill Street at Navy Point, St. Michaels, MD 21663
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Talbot County  >  St. Michaels
  • Phone Number: +1 410-745-2900
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