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River Crab

1337 N. River Rd., Saint Clair, MI 48079
+1 810-329-2261
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (27 reviews)
“crab” (88 reviews)
“seafood” (29 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1337 N. River Rd., Saint Clair, MI 48079
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived here after driving M29 reminiscing times spent in Algonac during my youth. Stayed at the Blue Water Inn which is attached to this restaurant. I wanted to drive back to Marine City to the seafood restaurant there, but my husband was tired so we...More

Thank Nancy R
Reviewed 1 week ago

The River Crab is my favorite restaurant in the Port Huron area. My family and I have enjoyed dining at this restaurant several times over the past few years when we visit the area. The River Crab is a high end top quality operation as...More

Thank mpower361
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location on the river is very nice and the Sunday buffet is terrific. When we visited, it was $24 for all you could eat, and everything was delicious. It gets (understandably) crowded at peak times, but it's worth the wait.

Thank Bernard02
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been here before for lunch, but this time I went with my companion and another couple for a Sunday dinner. I am allergic to fish, so I guess this isn't a fair assessment, but my dining companion said the salmon was "just okay,"...More

Thank kathy203
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I with 6 others celebrated at River Crab for a major birthday party last evening. The night started with - Hi I am xxx and I will be serving you to night. Nothing could have be further from the truth. We starred...More

Thank Brian P
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We had dinner reservations for a Friday evening; We were promptly seated. Waitress was prompt and informative. Everything was well prepared. The appetizers and soup was really good.

Thank bfmscs
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Although the River Crab is a good 35 mile drive from where we live, we never tire of going there. Located on the St.Clair river with views of Canada across the river and during summer freighters and pleasure boats.the views are beautiful round the year....More

Thank 130anilh
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We have stayed overnight here and eaten here several times and they have the most professional customer service friendly manager of any place we have ever been. Kudos to Melanie. She is the greatest and always makes sure the food and stay is most enjoyable.

Thank danisdem
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We had dinner with Gary and Leslie Matte and had a wonderful time.The service and dinner was perfect

Thank NeilKim871
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The River Crab is fabulous! They have the great location on the St.Clair River for watching boats and freighters. The food and the service are top notch. It is a real pleasure to dine here. The wait staff is professional and you can tell they...More

Thank Jeffery B
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Julie A
2 July 2017|
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Response from Michael K | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do. It's called "Rock the Dock" from 6-10pm on Wednesdays in the summer.
5 April 2017|
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Response from 171colleenb | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you have the option to order off the menu you as, but there are so many items on the buffet you will find something that suits your taste.
8 September 2015|
Response from Lisa B | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1337 N. River Rd., Saint Clair, MI 48079
    (Between Yankee & Davis)
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Saint Clair
  • Phone Number: +1 810-329-2261
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