This Tiny Crab Shack Hidden In Delaware Is A Gem For Fresh Seafood

Maryland has the reputation for being the crabbiest state in the Union, but Delaware is a close second! Our blue crabs are delicious, meaty, and just as good as the ones pulled from the Chesapeake. If you doubt that, head to Kathy’s Crab House in Delaware City and let your tastebuds decide.

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You can find this Delaware crab shack at 107 5th St., Delaware City, DE 19706. They serve up crabs seasonally, and right now the restaurant is open from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday through Thursday, and 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays. Be sure to come with an empty belly, because you’ll want to feast here!

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