At the Country Barn Seafood, more goes into sorting crabs than just their length.
Tim’s II offers a relaxed atmosphere on the Potomac River.
S&J Crab Ranch in the heart of Towson offers steamed crabs in a sports bar atmosphere.
Beachy’s Seafood in Ocean City, Md., features fresh crabs and seafood prepared by a waterman originally from Tangier Island, Va.
Steamers Crab & Seafood Co. Route 26 Millville, Delaware 302-539-6700 August 28, 2012 The big red building reminds you of a barn, and the crabs inside are definitely farmed fresh out of the Chesapeake and its tributaries. Steamers, located just outside of Bethany Beach in Millville, is hustling and bustling carryout, […]
Rippons Seafood 120th St. & Coastal Hwy 1911 Coastal Hwy. Ocean City, Maryland 21842 410-723-0056 June 22, 2012 The drive to the beach turned out to be long – 4 hours – and through crazy downpours. As I got to Ocean City, I kept having an internal debate: Should I get crabs? I found […]
The Masthead at Pier Street Marina 104 West Pier Street Oxford, MD 21654 410-226-5171 August 13, 2011 For a nice afternoon, try the crabs at The Masthead at Pier Street Marina in Oxford, Md. There’s no question you’ll love the outdoor deck where the water at high tide might lap up and gently […]
Bruce’s Seafood 8624 Courthouse Rd. Spotsylvania, VA. 22553 540-507-4003 August 7, 2011 Blink your eyes and you’ll miss Bruce’s Seafood on Courthouse Road in Spotsylvania. Keep them open, and you’ll have a pleasant, affordable steamed crab experience. Follow the driveway, and you’ll find a quaint crab shack, complete with […]
Suicide Bridge Restaurant 6304 Suicide Bridge Road Hurlock, MD 21643 410-943-4689 May 24, 2011 Suicide Bridge Restaurant is one of those places you go when you want a long, leisurely lunch, local crabs and friendly service. For us, lunch consisted of seafood skins (potato skins with shrimp, scallops and crabmeat smothered in a cheese sauce), […]
On The Bay 42nd Street and Coastal Highway 410-524-7070 August 23, 2010 Sweeter will be the word that comes to mind when you crack open the crabs from On The Bay. The seasoning is a doctored-up variation of J.O., a common crab seasoning. But On The Bay’s version is one where your mouth isn’t burning […]