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Waterfront Crab House - CLOSED

203 Borden Ave, Long Island City, NY 11101-5803
+1 718-729-4862
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible19%
26 May 2017
“Crab House LIC has Reopened”
28 Oct 2016
“Renovated - Open again!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
203 Borden Ave, Long Island City, NY 11101-5803
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Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Newly renovated & good food. They say waterfront, but the only water was the big puddle in front of Restaurant. It is 1 block from the East River in Long Island City & a short walk from the Ferry Station-thru the waterfront park. Park has...More

Thank Bruce A E
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Sorry but a lot of the charm has been renovated OUT of this restaurant. It looks good but I used to come here all time "back in the day" and loved it. The service was good and the food was good but the ambiance was...More

Thank dinnerand
Reviewed 21 December 2014 via mobile

Again has not disappointed the food was terrific. We had a Faimly style appetizer, all were cook perfectly. Dinner OMG the double cut prime rib was hanging off the plate it was some huge. The shrimp scampi was terrific, nice size shrimp and sauce was...More

Thank Junior148
Reviewed 10 December 2014

We visited the Waterfront Crab House as we do tend to veer towards seafood over other fares for most of our meals. On a cold, dreary and drizzly day where our first choice was a newly-opened Ramen Shop, we ventured into the Waterfront Crab House...More

Thank Ronald R
Reviewed 22 November 2014

Almost 30 years ago when I was living in N.Y.C this restaurant was already my favorite in the area. So when I came back so many years later - now with my Family - I was a little anxious how it would be today. What...More

Thank D K
Reviewed 1 November 2014

Always fun to visit the Waterfront Crab House. Hadn't been there in a while. Had lunch this time. Good food, good service. The neighborhood has sure improved over the years.

Thank NjYankeefan
Reviewed 21 October 2014

We visited this fine seafood restaurant on 10/11/14. We were greeted immediately by a very friendly hostess. Our table was ready when we arrived. We all had the Lobster Bisque soup which was wonderful. The entree I ordered was a delicious boneless chicken breasts stuffed...More

1  Thank FriendsofBLandBV
Reviewed 15 September 2014 via mobile

Let me tell you I have not been here in 20 years the food is just a good as I remember it to be. The appetizers are large the calamari was cook perfectly, the hot and spicy shrimp was the best I have had, the...More

Thank Junior148
Reviewed 4 September 2014

This place is a mess from word GO! Meal started with a very basic salad. Ordered blue cheese dressing. What was delivered was some type of Caesar/Italian dressing w/chucks of blue cheese in it. Ordered the Bouillabaisse (wine & garlic over linguini) - absolutely tasteless....More

Thank RBSox
Reviewed 26 July 2014 via mobile

Took my wife here last night with out the kids ( rarely happens lol ) and I liked that the kitchen was opened until midnight so many other spots closed at 10 pm The service / waitress was very good the place it self was...More

1  Thank Lou S
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 Borden Ave, Long Island City, NY 11101-5803
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Long Island City
  • Phone Number: +1 718-729-4862
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