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Charley's Crab

456 S Ocean Blvd, Palm Beach, FL 33480-4490
+1 561-659-1500
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“crab” (71 reviews)
“seafood” (69 reviews)
“mango” (10 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
456 S Ocean Blvd, Palm Beach, FL 33480-4490
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The food was okay. Service was decent. It’s an old school restaurant. Been there forever. There are other restaurant that I enjoyed much more than this one.

Thank Canuck65Toronto
Reviewed 6 days ago

Rarely do I find a restaurant to have such mixed reviews. I fall on the positive side of the reviewers spectrum on Charley's Crab, and am surprised at how many people didn't like it. I found that the restaurant was out of certain items (like...More

1  Thank Snalps77
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last time I came, I thought it was just a bad day. This time was a negative confirmation. Location is great but service and food are no longer as good as the past. There are much better places at this price.

Thank enki79
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of my favorite restaurants in Palm Beach. Excellent food. Highly recommend. Pricey, but you get what you pay for.

Thank davidforrest2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with a large group for work. We had our own room. The staff was attentive, but the service of food was so slow. Painfully slow. Dinner took 3+ hours. However, that being said, the food was very, very good. So the slow service, and...More

Thank kimberlystamps
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dined here with friends on their recommendation. The restaurant has a great ocean view and valet parking. Once seated, service was attentive and professional. Unfortunately, that's were it ended. After ordering, everyone else received their appetizers and I had to wait ten minutes for mine...More

Thank Wunderlust2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great location steps from Worth Ave, complementary valet parking. We had a late lunch and we're able to order off both lunch and dinner menu. Pleasant waiter and very accommodating with our daughter's tree nut allergy. Go to restaurant website for correct up to date...More

1  Thank Michelle P
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

First time at Charley’s was less than memorable while not a complete loss it could have been better. Service was adequate after a sluggish start, food was well just OK but portions were in my opinion a bit on the stingy side. Palm Beach prices...More

1  Thank BFLOMAN
Reviewed 8 February 2018

My Wife and I went on a recommendation from a colleague. We ordered drinks to start and ordered appetizers. My wife had the Shrimp cocktail I had the oysters a little small but good quality however They were served to me with no cocktail fork...More

1  Thank james h
Reviewed 5 February 2018

I feel like this place is existing based on the atmosphere and location alone. The food was like clearly refrigerated and pre-made and nothing wowed. It is a chain restaurant!! Didn't know in advance... wish I knew...

2  Thank Bea K
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Response from Sue W | Reviewed this property |
We believe, Master Card, Visa for sure.
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31 December 2016|
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Response from JGJA | Reviewed this property |
No dress code as far as I can recall however we did go "smart casual". Hope this helps.
colleen B
31 December 2016|
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Response from TheTravelingPilgrim | Reviewed this property |
Smart casual!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 456 S Ocean Blvd, Palm Beach, FL 33480-4490
    (Hammond Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Palm Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 561-659-1500
Palm Beach's only premiere oceanfront restaurant. The only thing that we overlook is the Atlantic Ocean.
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