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These 16 Restaurants Serve the Best Crab Cakes in Delaware

Maryland claims fame as the “home” of crab cakes, but we know that Delaware has its fair share of restaurants where you can snag one of these East Coast delicacies.

I’m pretty sure this topic is going to start an all out comment battle. People are pretty loyal about their favorite place to get crab cakes, how they like them prepared, and the ambiance they like when they dine.

Here are just a handful of places that we think serve amazing crab cakes in Delaware, and we’re not tied to the ranking we listed them in (although my personal favorites ARE from Sambo’s).

Let the commenting on whose crab cakes are best commence! Did I leave out your favorite?

Katy is a life-long Delaware resident who grew up on a small grain farm and spent her summers enjoying time at the beach. A full time public relations professional by day and a content specialist with OIYS at night, Katy loves sharing her love of her home state with fellow Delawareans and others. Loves: local food, dachshunds, horseshoe crabs, hiking, farmers markets, bourbon.