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Crab Hut

1007 5th Ave Apt 101, San Diego, CA 92101-5127
+1 619-234-0628
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (27 reviews)
“catfish” (50 reviews)
“seafood bucket” (18 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1007 5th Ave Apt 101, San Diego, CA 92101-5127
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visiting from South Carolina, my kids took me to Crab Hut on Saturday (5-26-2018) if you haven't been here and are looking for something different than this is the place. I was amazed how casual but delicious this place was. I would highly recommend this...More

Thank Marla G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went there and we don’t regret, food was super good, my husband ordered a jambalaya which was amazing!!!! And I ordered prawns with rice (they our Cajun on the top of the rice which I didn’t love it to be honest, so I took...More

Thank Cristina L
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

The concept is great and the food was fresh and delicious. The service was quick and very friendly!!

Thank Line K
Reviewed 3 May 2018

Very Good and Fresh Seafood with a number of regular specials. The place was crowded, but a short wait was well worth it. In the Gaslamp District and close the convention center. Skip the higher cost places and dsave yourself as few bucks. I got...More

1  Thank Gordon S
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

I ordered an oyster shooter, and it was spiced with habanero, but the effects of the spice faded as soon as I ate it! The king crab was amazing, but they ran out of Dungeness whole crab, and it was only 6 pm!

Thank Charisma F
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Visited twice in two days! The seafood I ordered: S n S which was crab legs, sausage, corn and head on shrimp. I ordered the 1/2 medium heat with Full House sauce. The portions were great and the flavor was amazing. I would definitely recommend...More

Thank Michelle D
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Great place with bountiful seafood choices - ordered the seafood bucket with 'full house' sauce which was good enough for 3 adults. Service was excellent and waitress was always coming back to check on you if you needed anything. Get ready to get your hands...More

1  Thank 420Jules
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Upon arrival, several people acknowledged us, but then disappeared. It took longer to be seated than expected for a slower night. The menu had many great seafood options and local drinks. They even offered fried okra, which was tasty, as was the local beer. The...More

Reviewed 23 March 2018

Somewhat loud restaurant. One of us ordered the gumbo, which had a generous portion of shrimp. The other ordered jambalaya, which included a good deal of seafood and sausage and an over-supply of linguini. (I chose linguini instead of rice.) We also ordered the Sampler...More

Thank X4795RMjohnc
Reviewed 16 March 2018

We had a group of 4 adults and one kid go for dinner. The food was good, I thought the spice on their 5 lb bag of seafood was spot on. The mussels in the seafood were the largest I had ever seen and my...More

Thank Kieller
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Corina M
21 December 2017|
Response from Thomas L | Reviewed this property |
It’s mostly shellfish so I would think so
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1007 5th Ave Apt 101, San Diego, CA 92101-5127
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-234-0628
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