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The Point Crab House & Grill

700 Mill Creek Road, Arnold, MD 21012-1128
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (33 reviews)
“crab” (42 reviews)
“fried pickles” (19 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
700 Mill Creek Road, Arnold, MD 21012-1128
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have eaten here too many times to count. My favorite meal, in season of course, Tomato Salad with a broiled Crab Cake. Simply amazing. Great staff, great location!

Thank NoJedi
Reviewed 8 December 2017

I've eaten here many times. It is best to eat here in the warm weather as they have lots of outside tables. They have very fresh seafood, salads. I like their fish tacos. The menu is pretty short as is their wine selection. The attraction...More

1  Thank lovetotravel560
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Had lunch at The Point yesterday. The ambiance is casual. The view is great - overlooks the Magothy River from the full glass windows on two sides. The Christmas decorations were festive but not overwhelming. The food included some expected standards such as fish and...More

Thank moonchild07
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Oh my goodness. The winter menu is in effect at The Point. The Oyster and crab pie I had today was delicious. Fabulous pastry, big lumps of crab, colorful fresh veggies, oysters and perfect sauce. And the house made lattice chips that come alongside are...More

Thank susie46
Reviewed 9 November 2017

The location simply can't be beat; but, apparently the kitchen staff hasn't discovered the wonders of spices. The food is absolutely bland. There were four in our party and three of us agreed on that point. And, by the way, we all ordered different dishes,...More

Thank Norman S
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Always a great place to meet friends and grab a bite. Choose something different every time. It's all good...

Thank John S
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We went here for lunch on Columbus Day to feast on steamed local crabs (many Maryland restaurants get their crabs from Louisiana.. Theirs are "true blue, a website you can check for other MD restaurants if you care (we did and do). It's located on...More

Thank KIt322
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We can in with friends by boat which was interesting. Seemed to be plenty of slots. The wait was not terribly long even though there were lots of people. Service is quite fast. We enjoyed sandwiches and salads - all tasty.

Thank janicepk
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This being our second time here. We loved it the first time and second time. The bar and view are awesome. Food and service has been great.

Thank AbsoluteDreamVac
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Was our first time at the Point Crab house - great water views - service ok, a tad slow-'table neighbors' weren't very nice - let their kids run around the table... - we had the deviled egg appetizer - they were good - we spent...More

Thank JoviFan
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Questions & Answers
27 July 2016|
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Response from lucinda_s_hudson | Reviewed this property |
I haven't had the crab dip recently. A conversation with the chef should produce positive results. I still give the restaurant high marks.
1 May 2015|
Response from Wayfarer1015 | Reviewed this property |
A long-delayed answer but I went for lunch a few weeks back. It was on a Friday but open & tasty. I'm sure by now you've discovered they open at 11 am. Happy lunching.
1 April 2015|
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Response from MJS658 | Reviewed this property |
Bring your Aunt. The place is heated and comfortable. Have her bring a sweater if she is afraid to be in a drafty place. If the weather is cool outside , they will have overhead heaters on.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 Mill Creek Road, Arnold, MD 21012-1128
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Arnold
  • Phone Number: 410-544-5448
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