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The Crab Trap

1450 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Unit 204, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-6800
+1 850-301-0959
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good27%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“hot crab dip” (13 reviews)
“seafood” (122 reviews)
“shrimp” (123 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1450 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Unit 204, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-6800
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1 - 10 of 1,287 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our waiter Ryan was fantastic. The food was okay, we had the the Shrimp Alfredo. Place is a little pricey but being oceanfront dining it's to be expected. There is a play ground for the kids on the beach. Great views of the ocean. Restaurant...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very expensive for not a lot of food. And the food was not over the top delicious. For the amount of money you paid for the food it wasn't worth it

Thank Terry E
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had dinner there. Our family got a variety of food- crab legs, shrimp, snapped, pasta, and chicken tenders. Everything was delicious. The kids meal came with a free plastic bucket and shovel. I ordered a strawberry daiquiri, it was awesome too, it came in...More

Thank Sherree76
Reviewed 3 days ago

Sat out on the patio with my family of 4. We were seated immediately at 6:30 on a Sunday night. I had the CrabTrap Amberjack and it was very good. Kids both ordered steaks and enjoyed them. My wife got the fried shrimp and said...More

Thank pgagliano
Reviewed 3 days ago

We have a 1 year old who is not doing well eating out right now... so we looked up The Crab Trap and saw some great looking dishes, only thing is they won't do take out food if there is a wait at the restaurant....More

Thank RB0417
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our family dined here on vacation. We had quick seating at an awesome outdoor table with great views of the gulf. The food was outstanding! Definitely recommend! Great place for young kids

Thank jester599
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The food was good but a little pricey. They had live music on certain nights and fireworks in the pier on Wednesday night. It was a great fireworks show that lasted 8 minutes. The boardwalk is right there with a few shops and lots of...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Grouper was good, but we were picking out way too many bones for my liking. They had a great Key Lime pie. Drinks were also good with a nice selection but our service was slow so we had to go to the bar to order...More

Thank LewisMC
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent menu- surprisingly good steak for a seafood place! Great crab cakes! Great service, wonderful view!

Thank Cindy R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was not expecting much as I walked up to this place. I was anticipating a tourist trap with bad food and worse service. My hotel was located right down the street so it was extremely convenient to walk over and try out. The place is...More

Thank FicoUCF
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Suelene12
15 October 2015|
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Response from larry p | Reviewed this property |
I think they do. They also have early dining when entrees are significantly discounted.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1450 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Unit 204, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-6800
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Fort Walton Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-301-0959
Description
What's better than a day at the beach? A day at the beach followed by lunch or dinner at The Crab Trap at The Boardwalk on Okaloosa Island. Located at the busy and beautiful Newman Brackin Park, The Crab Trap is a first stop, last stop for locals and visitors alike. Perched high above the powder white sand and emerald green water of the Gulf of Mexico, The Crab Trap is the perfect place to begin or end your day at the beach. Serving local favorites such as Hot Crab Dip and Seafood Gumbo and daily specials ranging from Grilled Sirloin to Alaskan Crab Legs, The Crab Trap has something for everyone. The kids will love the special menu designed just for them, a chance to express their creative side, and a take home treat that will make their time on the Emerald Coast even more memorable. Tons of parking, easy access to the beach, playgrounds and volleyball nets; The Crab Trap at The Boardwalk will quickly become one of your favorite places to eat. Whether you are heading out for the night, taking a colleague to lunch, relaxing after a day at the beach or just looking for a place to hang out and catch a game, just head to The Crab Trap at The Boardwalk!
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