We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Blue Crab Grill

322 Suburban Dr, Newark, DE 19711-3599
+1 302-737-1100
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“blue crab” (42 reviews)
“mussels” (18 reviews)
“seafood” (47 reviews)
Closed Now
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
322 Suburban Dr, Newark, DE 19711-3599
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (183)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 181 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I had dinner at the Blue Crab Grill last night. We both had the crab bisque, which was creamy, bland and had a moderate amount of crab. He then had the pork ribs and crab cake. He said that the ribs were...More

Thank Travel_Lady6062
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Great Seafood joint in Newark,DE. Also have non seafood items. Cozy place with lots of warmth and low back ground noise. Highly recommend it if your in town!

Thank CharlesD160
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

We figured as long as we were in Maryland we should have crab and we found this place which is in a shopping mall. I had the crab soup which was very good and the crab cake with ribs. The crab cake had a lot...More

Thank psmilsky
Reviewed 15 January 2018

My family visited here Nov 2017 for dinner. The food and service was very good. My wife really liked her Cosmos.

Thank jeff_and_family_7
Reviewed 15 January 2018

The Blue Crab Grill has become a favorite of ours. The menu is creative and the food is delicious. One favorite for lunch is the soup 'n sandwich special which features the most creative grilled cheese sandwiches you've ever eaten (different each time) and which...More

1  Thank softlanding2017
Reviewed 13 January 2018

I've been here several times over the years, and it is consistently average at best and poor most often. In my latest visit (this was the last time), a mere salad and soup took nearly an hour to arrive, and it wasn't even busy. The...More

1  Thank flg-voyager
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We were coming South on 95 and hungry but didn't want a chain or fast food. Fortunately, we found the Blue Crab Grill. The Elkton Exit (109B) off of I-95. Very nice, clean, friendly. Definitely, a place to stop for a bite to eat coming...More

1  Thank Jeffrey G
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Recommended by our hotel in Elkton MD. Nice local place. Good selection of seafood (and BBQ). After driving all day we wanted a light dinner. Ordered a IPA and house special wine along with two different orders of mussels. Our server Mary was terrific! Mussels...More

1  Thank Nancy011351
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

This is why I love TripAdvisor. In a new area on a business trip, on the east coast so I was in the mood for seafood. Based on several reviews I choose this gem. Had to use Waze to get there but it was worth...More

1  Thank VanHalenII
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Consistently offers a fantastic meal at reasonable price. Everything from the bruschetta martinis to the crab imperial is a treat. Friendly and helpful staff and great atmosphere.

Thank Robert S
Nearby HotelsSee all 25 hotels in Newark
Homewood Suites by Hilton Newark/Wilmington South
531 reviews
2.26 km away
Baymont Inn & Suites Newark at University of Delaware
374 reviews
2.27 km away
Embassy Suites Newark - Wilmington/South
808 reviews
2.29 km away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Elkton - Newark S. - UD Area
168 reviews
2.61 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Amalfi Pizza & Italian Eatery
24 reviews
.60 km away
28 reviews
.22 km away
10 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby Attractions
Milburn Orchards
176 reviews
3.22 km away
Glasgow Park
212 reviews
2.63 km away
Newark Reservoir
68 reviews
3.98 km away
REP Theatre, University of Delaware
38 reviews
2.75 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
23 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Wayne F | Reviewed this property |
yes it's real butter. đź’Ż percent certain
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 322 Suburban Dr, Newark, DE 19711-3599
    (Elkton Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Newark
  • Phone Number: +1 302-737-1100
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
Stay in the know!
Get the latest updates on restaurants and more in Solda.
Join TripAdvisor