Crab season is here and it’s time to plan accordingly. Summer always seems to fly by and before you know it, you realize you forgot to chow down on Maryland’s state food — blue crabs. Not this year! Check out these 13 restaurants around the Old Line State that offer all-you-can-eat crab feasts.
For this article, we tried sticking with seafood restaurants that we haven’t featured yet, and ones from all around the state (after all, not everybody can make it to the eastern shore). Enjoy the below list and prepare your appetite for endless steamed crabs!
1. Avery's Maryland Grille -Frederick
Avery's is a favorite among the Frederick area. Not only can you get all-you-can-eat crabs, but options also include all-you-can-eat snow crab legs, clams, shrimp, and more. You better come extremely hungry!
Address: 9009 Baltimore Road, Frederick, MD 21704
2. OCM Crabs - Ocean City
This Ocean City spot offers all-you-can-eat crabs and corn for a great price. It just may be the most delicious part of your summer vacation.
Address: 7111 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City, MD 21842
3. Jimmy Joy's Log Cabin Inn - Hancock
Log cabins don't exactly scream steamed crabs, but you'd be surprised. Jimmy Joy's Log Cabin Inn has an all-you-can-eat crab special every Wednesday and Friday night from 5-8pm. Upgrade to their Ultimate AYCE special to add steamed shrimp, fried oysters, and clam strips to your meal. Reservations required!
Address: 7536 Millstone Road, Hancock, MD 21750
4. Captain John's Crab House - Newburg
Head to this waterside spot for all-you-can-eat crabs paired with a salad bar. Chow down on these meaty monsters while taking in the scenic sights.
Address: 16215 Cobb Island Road, Newburg, MD 20664
5. Crab Bag - Ocean City
Depending on how much you're looking to spend, crab feasts here can also include fries, baby back ribs, fried chicken, and shrimp. Clear your schedule -- you'll want ample time to pick and eat as much as you can.
Address: 13005 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City, MD 21842
6. Mike's Crab House North - Pasadena
There's no better place to dine on a beautiful day. Choose to sit outdoors at Mike's Crab House North and order the all-you-can-eat crab special. There is a two-hour limit on the all-you-can-eat option so be prepared to put those picking skills to the test!
Address: 1402 Colony Road, Pasadena, MD 21122
7. Bethesda Crab House - Bethesda
Devour all-you-can-eat small and medium crabs at this tasty spot. Crab feasts include corn on the cob and cole slaw.
Address: 4958 Bethesda Avenue, Bethesda, MD 20814
8. Maryland Blue Crab House - Dundalk
Come on down for all-you-can-eat steamed crabs and shrimp at Maryland Blue Crab House. This place certainly doesn't skimp on seasoning.
Address: 7100 Sollers Point Road, Dundalk, MD 21222
9. Mick's Crab House - Elkton
Not only does Mick's have some of the best crabs in Maryland's northeastern region, but their fruity drinks are also phenomenal. Pair your all-you-can-eat feast with a refreshing beverage for the perfect summertime meal.
Address: 902 E Pulaski Hwy, Elkton, MD 21921
10. Harris Crab House - Grasonville
The all-you-can-eat crab feast at Harris Crab house also includes shrimp, fried chicken, cole slaw, corn on the cob, potato salad, and corn bread. The time limit on all-you-can-eat is only two hours, however, so choose wisely!
Address: 433 Kent Narrow Way N, Grasonville, MD 21638
11. Captain James Landing - Baltimore
Keep an eye on Captain James Landing's social media pages for all-you-can-eat crab specials. Enjoy eating your meal on the deck, making for a great Charm City dining experience.
Address: 2127 Boston Street, Baltimore, MD 21231
12. Waterman's Crab House - Rock Hall
This is the place to be in the small town of Rock Hall during summertime. Enjoy the all-you-can-eat crab feast that includes corn on the cob and cold slaw. There's a two-hour limit on the feast, so eat up while you can!
Address: 21055 W Sharp Street, Rock Hall, MD 21661
13. Assateague Crab House - Berlin
The all-you-can-eat crab feasts here are served daily. Depending on how hungry you are, your meal can also include fried chicken, snow crab legs, and more.
Address: 2656, 7645 Stephen Decatur Hwy, Berlin, MD 21811