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The Crab Trap

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1209 Ocean Blvd, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-4222
+1 912-638-3552
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17:00 - 21:30
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Silver Spring, Maryland
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I ate at The Crab Trap on our last night of vacation and we were not disappointed. I got their grilled shrimp which was good and their fries are amazing. Service was fast. We would definitely go back.

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Thank whit247
Eupora, Mississippi
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We highly enjoyed our dinner here. We both had crab legs and they were amazing! Crab Soup was spectacular and the cheese grits were the best I've ever tasted.

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Thank mississippigirl87
Easley, South Carolina
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91 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good seafood restaurant on sis some choices and can make substitutions for an up charge dinner for 5 with 2 children for entrees only averages over $100 food was tasty and prepared well , fast service if you good early!

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River Edge, New Jersey
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68 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a party of 9 and not one complaint among us. It is family friendly casual dining and moderately priced. The crab soup and shrimp are must haves. The amount of food given is more than generous and the service is great.

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Ellijay, Georgia
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our friends had recommended the Crab Trap and we were pleased with the dining experience. There was a wait at dinner, but that is to be expected durning the tourist season. The service was good and the food was great! I'm looking forward to my next visit to the island and we have all ready made plans to return.

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Thank butchjones459
Dublin, Georgia
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They have the best fried seafood and battered fries. The crab legs are always good here too. Service was great. Don't let the crowd scare you away because service has always been quick.

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Thank vickileigh99
Jacksonville
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87 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

We went with friends that had never been to the Crab Trap, they were not impressed at all. The crab soup was the best dish last night. We have been there many times before and have had much better food. I had the Fried Oysters and Blackened Scallops for $24.95. There were six oysters and four scallops. The oysters, hushpuppies... More 

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Thank Mary_HA9394AF
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

My go-to place on St. Simons Island! Never miss a chance to eat dinner here: great fried food, especially the oysters, but everything is great and the service is outstanding!

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Thank Jamie B
Savannah, Georgia
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68 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

We had a great experience at The Crap Trap on my birthday weekend! I will say that the first time I went there (a few years ago), I did not enjoy the experience as much but decided to give it a second chance. I'm so glad I did! The food was delicious, the prices appropriate, and the ambiance was calm... More 

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Lakeland, Florida
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

The Crab Trap is a little off the beaten path, but a nice quaint venue. We had the Crab soup, which was recommended by the bartender. It was absolutely delicious! I even got a quart to take back home.

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Thank Sally C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:30
Monday
17:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:30
Thursday
17:00 - 21:30
Friday
17:00 - 21:30
Saturday
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1209 Ocean Blvd, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-4222
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Golden Isles of Georgia  >  Saint Simons Island
  • Phone Number: +1 912-638-3552

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?