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City Crab & Seafood Company

235 Park Ave. S. (E. 19th St.) Send to Phone
212-529-3800 | Make Restaurant Reservations | Menu
Manhattan’s own Maryland crab shack.
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Lunch & Dinner daily, Brunch Sat.-Sun.
Open late Fri.-Sat.
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City Crab & Seafood Company Restaurant Review

: No serious seafood aficionado would choose City Crab as the place to go for seafood delicacies (if they could, they'd probably head to some out-of-the-way fish shack in Maryland or Maine). But this huge, bi-level seafood restaurant manages to attract boisterous crowds night after night. The décor is vaguely nautical and timeless with checkerboard linoleum floors, diner-style bar stools, and tongue-and-groove wood walls. The menu features crabs (of course), including jumbo stone crabs, soft-shell crabs, and Alaskan king crabs. There are also market fish selections like salmon, mahi mahi, snapper and swordfish that are best prepared simply grilled.

User Ratings & Reviews for City Crab & Seafood Company
Average rating    1.5
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Worst Dining Experience Ever
by Chubby_Seafood_Lover on Wed Mar 28, 2012 1:32 pm
 
Walked in and have to wait 15 minutes at the bar before any acknowledgement whatsoever. The kitchen is closing but there was no last call or any announcement so I couldn't order food. My beer came but was not what I ordered. I finally gave up and wanted to get the check but bartender nowhere to be found. Wait another 15 minutes before she comes back but shes having personal conversation. She sees me waving frantically my credit card, but ignores me and continues her personal conversation. This is probably first time I gave no tip at a restaurant.
 
If you don't serve the food, I cannot enjoy it...
by ScottK on Tue Jan 31, 2012 9:49 pm
 
Happy hour. Quite empty. 2 bartenders, not really doing anything. 15 minutes, no service, not even a Hi. Walked out with my wife. Most likely will not be back, too many places with good food AND good service.
 
to be fair
by timroberts on Tue Mar 03, 2009 6:14 am
 
After discussing the matter with the Manager - I feel this may have just been a bad day for the restaurant
 
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