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The Crab Trap

2 Broadway, Somers Point, NJ 08244-1110
+1 609-927-7377
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (184 reviews)
“crab cakes” (132 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Broadway, Somers Point, NJ 08244-1110
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in with the wife and kids for the Sunday lunch special. My wife had the fillet medallions over mashed potatoes and I had the buffalo shrimp with blue cheese slaw. We both enjoyed our meals it also came with fresh rolls. A very nice...More

Thank Roy D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been coming to the Crap Trap for several years. My elderly parents love this place and would go out of their way for the "Early Bird" specials. That said, I find the Crab Trap to be average. Their prices are more reasonable than...More

Thank Cindy K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the Crab Trap for my Mom's birthday. We were greeted nicely and taken to our table. After some time the waitress came over and gave us the menus stating that the specials were printed on the menu daily. Quote, such a waste...More

Thank Carsons3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After driving to Ocean City, NJ from Metro DC, my friend and I headed over to The Crab Trap for a mid-afternoon treat. I had heard about the Clams Casino and Crab Bisque so I gave both a try. They were outstanding! I ended up...More

Thank TallViennaGirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited again ,many past visits, " I love this place" food and service, Awesome waiter was, Ryan I., super pleasant and attentive, can not wait to go back again, soon!!!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant twice over the Thanksgiving weekend. We have been here many times in the past. On Friday my wife and I dined for lunch. She chose the crab cake off the lunch menu. I selected the chowder and a Ruben sandwich. Both...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We never visited The Crab Trap in season, always crowded with long lines. Now I know why. Still busy on a Friday night in November. The bar was full and we had a short wait for our table. The waitress was friendly, efficient and knowledgeable...More

Thank Susan8888
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Convenient location and good food. Look out for long lines for Friday dinner, since its also happy hour. Had both lunch and dinner at this restaurant, service was quick, servers always checked on customers, and location was huge and tables well positioned. Will recommend to...More

Thank sattamassa
ken W, Owner at The Crab Trap, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review. Hope to see you again in the future.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had been told this is a really nice place to eat. Well, it's nice - and huge. We went for lunch with a friend we had not seen in years. We had no wait for a table and were served by Demi, who hit...More

Thank Donald B
ken W, Owner at The Crab Trap, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We consider reviews by actual customers to be an important part of our business because it reflects upon how well we serve our customers. We will continue to work extremely hard to please everyone who comes through our doors. Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We recently visited for lunch. There were 3 in our party and the lunch was excellent and affordable. Service was prompt, friendly and professional.

Thank Edward D
ken W, Owner at The Crab Trap, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad to hear!

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Anastatia D
26 June 2017|
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Response from Donna C | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know, they do not have early bird specials. They have a great lunch menu that goes til I believe 4. And since they are located so close to Ocean City, I am sure there are few lower priced menus during the summer... More
Anastatia D
23 June 2017|
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Response from Terry T | Reviewed this property |
yes there is..I believe til 4
17 April 2017|
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Response from Richard L | Reviewed this property |
We sat at the corner of the bar and the bartender was excellent and the server that waited on us was friendly provided great service. It is a disappointment when you pay good money and do not receive good service. We were... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
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 - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Broadway, Somers Point, NJ 08244-1110
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Somers Point
  • Phone Number: +1 609-927-7377
  • E-mail
The Crab Trap The Finest Seafood Restaurant in Somers Point. In business for over 40+ Years! Family owned & Operated. Voted "Best Seafood Restaurant", "Gold 2009 Press Reader's Poll", Voted "Best Lobster Dinner", "Bronze 2009 Press Reader's Poll" in Somers Point.
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