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.

Crab Catchers

4474 Water Front Ave, Little River, SC 29566-8200
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (47 reviews)
“seafood” (133 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
4474 Water Front Ave, Little River, SC 29566-8200
Write a Review
Reviews (702)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 702 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We recently ate at Crab Catchers. The waitress was adorable and so sweet BUT our sandwich was one of the worst we have ever eaten. It was so dried out that it was almost uneatable. Chips were no better and we paid $11.00 for this...More

2  Thank Phyllis K
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a beautiful setting topped off with amazing food. The icing on the cake was a bald eagle perched in front of us! Can't wait to visit again!

1  Thank Karen S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Crab Catchers is on the waterfront in Little River. It is a unique setting and is worthy of the drive. The food is very good. Beware, the service is slow! Not a bother if you are not in a hurry. If you are, go another...More

Thank BlueHeaven2
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great place to lay back have drink some food and watch the boats go by. Happy Hour is great but anytime Malay is working the bar is a good time all the staff are friendly the food is good.

Thank 289catherinev
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited Monday 5/22 got there late and they were busy. Our server was great and overall we didn't wait very long for our food. The captains platter was cooked to perfection as was the other 5 people in our parties food. We have been...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place looks like a little shack on the waterway, but has amazing seafood. There is both indoor and outside seating. Prices are typical for seafood, which is freshly caught. I can hardly wait to go back!!

Thank AnneMarie704
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have had grab legs many places , but I have to say that crab catchers cooks some of the best around !! Cooked and seasoned perfectly !!! Not much else I would come to little river for , but crab catchers snow crab is worth...More

Thank Tinyhousetravels
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We live not far from this place and went for the first time yesterday. Seven others. Beautiful day weather was great. Sit outside. Ordered some appetizers and drinks. We had gator bites and two drinks and our total was over $30. The gator bites were...More

Thank Beachreecee1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had the biggest oyster of my life! Loved everything about this place....didn't even mind the wait which included calling dibs on leaving tables. It was so much fun.

Thank Ryanne Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to a few of the restaurants down in Little River, but wanted to try a new one. While the outside definitely looked like a little hole in the wall, we went in anyway. And are we glad we did. Our waiter was...More

1  Thank BDPotter
Nearby Restaurants
The Brentwood Restaurant & Wine Bistro
551 reviews
1.01 km away
The Parson's Table
630 reviews
.83 km away
Capt. Juel's Hurricane
269 reviews
.15 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cricket Cove Marina
24 reviews
1.20 km away
Suncruz Casinos
104 reviews
.17 km away
Little River Chamber of Commerce
13 reviews
1.47 km away
Little River Mini Mall
5 reviews
.90 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Could you tell me the name of the marina that is right next to Crab Catchers?
28 October 2016|
Answer Show all 5 answers
Response from AlowishusCPMc | Reviewed this property |
Los Angeles Harbor Marina is the private craft marina.
Holly W
Is there a happy hour? Any happy hour specials?
28 September 2016|
Answer Show all 8 answers
Response from beaty1 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure of the details but I believe so
Christy M
What is the best time to dine & watch the shrimp boats and charters come in to unload?
26 July 2016|
Answer Show all 6 answers
Response from Vivian L. H | Reviewed this property |
It varies, but a time between 4:30-ish and 7:00 p.m. should be a good time. Have fun.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4474 Water Front Ave, Little River, SC 29566-8200
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Little River
  • Phone Number: 843-280-2025
  • E-mail