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The Crab Cooker



Today:11:00 am - 9:00 pm

2200 Newport Blvd,

Newport Beach, CA 92663

(949) 673-0100

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Founded in 1951, The Crab Cooker is a seafood restaurant that specializes in Dungeness crabs. Its other specialties include Alaskan red king crab legs, crab claws, Australian lobster, white sea bass and Alaskan halibut. It additionally offers king salmon farmed from Norway and Canada. The Crab Cooker offers a variety of appetizers, salads and a selection of wines, including chardonnay, sauvignon blanc, white zinfandel and cabernet sauvignon. The restaurant operates a fish market that sells fresh and smoked fish, chowder and cocktail sauces and seafood on skewers. The Crab Cooker offers a range of merchandise, such as T-shirts, coffee mugs and gift boxes. It is located in Newport Beach, Calif.
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Primary Phone: (949) 675-8445

Phone: (949) 675-8445

Phone: (949) 675-1903

Fax: (949) 675-8445

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Crab Cooker

Seafood Restaurants, Fish & Seafood Markets, Family Style Restaurants, Restaurants
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Parking: Lot, Free

Wi-Fi: No

Bike Parking: Yes

Attire: Casual

Good For Family: Yes

Wheelchair Accessible: Yes

Cuisines: Family Style, Seafood

Alcohol: Beer, Wine

Takes Reservations: No

Outdoor Seating: No

Price Range : Average

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Posted: 12/14/2011Provided by Citysearch - 

Thumbs up!

Their seafood is simply amazing! Will definitely come back!

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Posted: 9/20/2011Provided by Citysearch - 

I love this place!

I truly love this place. Nostalgia at its finest. I used to come here for my birthday dinner every year. Now, I can afford it a little more, but still always think of those fond memories.

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Posted: 2/23/2011Provided by Citysearch - 

Seafood lovers:)

Amazing place for fresh seafood. Love it, i come here really often and will come more:)

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Posted: 10/12/2010

The crab here was good, howeve...

The crab here was good, however the service left something to be desired, we had to wait for 20 minutes once we were seated before anyone came to our table. Those around us were helped immediately.

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Posted: 10/12/2010

They rock!

My boyfriend and I love crab so of course we had to try this place. Good food, ok service...could have been better. Very casual. I really loved their new salmon wings! A must try!

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Posted: 11/18/2009Provided by Citysearch - 

To go or To go in the trash?

I used to love this place (years ago), tonight we got 3 meals to go, luke warm SOGGY Mahi Mahi , less than ONE cup of rice pilaf for a side, and a sliced raw tomato for the other side (not even salted). The crab cakes were not even as good as Albertsons deli (that you heat up at home) This place charged like a top notch restaurant yet sold my friends and i absolute GARBAGE and tiny portions at that! I will never waste my money at this place again they should be ashamed of themselves.

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Posted: 2/11/2009Provided by Citysearch - 

Best seafood this side of Maine

Coming from Maine, it's hard to impress me with seafood. I can't say much about Lobster as I haven't had it here yet, but the chilled cracked crab is a must.

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Posted: 1/25/2008

Great food; Great atmosphere

This place emanates awesomeness. From the location, to the food, to the decor, it's pure ecstasy. Shrimp kabobs are a must have there.

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