We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Crab Plant

201 NW 5th St, Crystal River, FL 34428-4007
+1 352-795-4700
Call
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steamed shrimp” (26 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (34 reviews)
“stone crab” (35 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 8:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
201 NW 5th St, Crystal River, FL 34428-4007
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (297)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 286 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Great recommendations. Waze directions got us there - kinda hard to find. Recommendation from waitress (very very firiendly). Started with top neck clams, and stone crab claws. Both great. Dinner selections were grilled royal red shrimp and grouper. All selections were great. Do not expect...More

Thank Eastendhw
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Order the fried shrimp dinner or one of the fresh fish locally caught, If you like seafood this is the place for you, good service, friendly people. Located on the Crystal River Kingsbay waterfront

Thank Monica H
Reviewed 6 days ago

Right on the water. Super fresh seafood, and nice service. Very good value. This is basic fresh seafood in a friendly atmosphere.

Thank Bradford W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I like to try out the local eating spots when I visit some place new. This place is next door to where we stayed. It is nothing fancy but the food and service are great

Thank Kristin O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the blue crab chowder and the clam chowder. You can buy it to go so we had it again, and still wanted more

Thank Pooky B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was recommended by a local. The soup was Excellent. I had been told by a friend to look for smoked mullet dip by someone who had grown up in the area. Try it. The decor is not elegant but the food was great

1  Thank Mike D
Reviewed 1 week ago

According to the picture I thought we would be able to sit outside (Beautiful Day). They do not have outside tables. Food was good, but we did not get the WOW factor.

Thank Patricia Layden M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our visit here. Good service, excellent fresh fish; the crab claws were particularly amazing.

Thank ryan4096
Reviewed 1 week ago

The stone crabs were way overpriced for what I got and were service with Lays potato chips in a bag -- not very classy. Food was not well prepared.

Thank LionJeff
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived fairly early and since the dining room was full we opted for a seat at the bar. Service was great lots of staff to take care of your needs. Menu was just what we were looking for with steamed shrimp, platters (fried, grilled...More

Thank Darla E
PreviousNext
12345629
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 9 hotels in Crystal River
King's Bay Lodge
244 reviews
.16 km away
Best Western Crystal River Resort
655 reviews
.25 km away
The Port Hotel and Marina
361 reviews
1.69 km away
Plantation on Crystal River
1,647 reviews
2.03 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Vintage on 5th
689 reviews
.44 km away
Crackers Bar & Grill
1,822 reviews
.24 km away
Charlie's Fish House
1,005 reviews
.18 km away
Nearby Attractions
Three Sisters Springs
1,014 reviews
.33 km away
Hunter Spring Park
168 reviews
.39 km away
Coastal Heritage Museum
8 reviews
.32 km away
Pete's Pier
15 reviews
.40 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
472eileenc
11 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 16 answers
Response from floridaflightgal | Reviewed this property |
Nope.
1
Vote
ShakesBloom
27 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Luther W | Reviewed this property |
They have bottle and draft beer and individual bottle wine, pretty good selection of both.
0
Votes
laurie82354
27 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Luther W | Reviewed this property |
They do have outdoor tables, next to the river, you could have your dog with you out there. I have not seen any fur babies inside the dining area.
0
Votes
PreviousNext
12
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 NW 5th St, Crystal River, FL 34428-4007
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Crystal River
  • Phone Number: +1 352-795-4700
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing