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The Blue Crab Steakhouse

1745 Boston Post Road, Old Saybrook, CT 06475
+1 860-399-5674
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Overview
  • Excellent11%
  • Very good38%
  • Average28%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible9%
16 Jun 2017
“Hot Lobster Roll!”
23 Jan 2017
“Fun, Local Restaurant/Bar-”
Open Now
00:30 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Steakhouse, Seafood, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1745 Boston Post Road, Old Saybrook, CT 06475
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1 - 10 of 42 reviews

Reviewed 17 June 2017

We dropped in at the spur of the moment. It was my first warm lobster roll in Connecticut. Hubs said it's overpriced but I thought it tasted great. Looking forward to coming back there again some day.

Thank MaineIndie
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Fun bar scene with many locals and a good appetizer menu. Nice, clean atmosphere. Parking was easy. Piano player at times. Check the schedule. The bartender is a character!

Thank stevedg60
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Have been there a half dozen times, Waitress is very personable with a freindly disposition.Food is steaks and sea food with specials.Always have had a good meal when we are there and i will be back.

Thank DaveCttraveler
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Service was good and ambiance was okay but disappointed in my dinner. The lobster ravioli didn't have much lobster in it.

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

I found the restaurant on reataurant.com and decided to treat my family. The place needs some updating, was nervous about eating there when we pulled in. First warning was the waitress said they didn't have any customers the prior day, should've walked out then. I...More

Thank Heathey67
Reviewed 14 March 2016

The service is excellent, and the food is very good. I wish they would spend some money on updating the exterior and interior. It all looks a little shabby. But the prices are pretty good for most of the dishes. I had the Eggs Benedict...More

Thank Teenzone
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Were a bit skeptical after reading some of the reviews and stayed away from a few dishes as a result. The first thing we noticed is that the decor and atmosphere in the main dining room was late 70's. This made us even more apprehensive...More

1  Thank Tricar
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

We hadn't been to this restaurant and are very happy we decided to visit. Our server, Erica, was a joy and very helpful exposing different dishes. The prices are reasonable and the variety of choices was appreciated. I had the scallops and my wife the...More

1  Thank MrCottage
Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

We went to the blue crab for dinner with the family very disappointing experience. My husband ordered the lobster ravioli and it was more like a lobster soup. The ravioli were floating in a sauce. The real issue was the steak. The piece of meat...More

Thank Momofthreekkr
Reviewed 14 June 2015

We went to see a friend's band and I was actually afraid to order a drink that didn't come sealed in a bottle. The bar area is oddly configured and not a good venue for a band as there is no where to sit or...More

Thank Denise C
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Toni S
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Response from Teenzone | Reviewed this property |
I highly doubt it~!
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Lori P
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Response from Denise C | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea what his name is. Sorry. One of the guys behind the bar the night we were there was so drunk I don't think he knew his name.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
00:30 - 22:00
Monday
16:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 00:00
Thursday
16:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:30 - 00:00
Saturday
00:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1745 Boston Post Road, Old Saybrook, CT 06475
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Old Saybrook
  • Phone Number: +1 860-399-5674
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