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The Crab King

3540 Bayview St, Richmond, British Columbia V7E 4R7, Canada
+1 604-448-8801
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible15%
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“poutine” (8 reviews)
“fish and chips” (15 reviews)
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3540 Bayview St, Richmond, British Columbia V7E 4R7, Canada
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Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

Attempted to go there last Sunday night for my fathers birthday dinner. We drove in from Kitsilano and met my brother and his family there who drive in from south surrey. We got there at 6pm and it was closed. According to their hours on...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank KitsMich
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

When you locate your restaurant on the wharf and serve seafood there is an expectation that your very good . Sadly this was not the case very oily (needed to be changed badly) and very dirty , everything on the table needed a good cleaning...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank BillyV007
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Pretty simple place. They cook oysters, crab and fish and chips. Best thing we ate was a dungeoness crab poutine. Love the way they make it. Cheese was all melty which was the key for me. Halibut and Cod were good. Could have be a...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Alan K
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

we had dinner here with the family and some friends. we ordered their fish and chips, chicken strips (for the kids) and the steamed scallops. Everything was great but the scallops were outstanding! We enjoyed the scallops so much that we had to order a...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank eric00012014
Reviewed May 27, 2018

The Crab King was inspired by a Vietnamese crab fisherman a few years ago. Find the Crab King by walking down the while ramp in front of Sockeye City. As can be expected the prices are marginally more expensive than the seafood restaurants along Moncton...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Renegade225
Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

I live in Richmond so we spend a lot of time at Steveston we love to walk around the village and the board walk and we love to go to The Crab King for fish n chips and fish tacos. The fish is always fresh...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank loriei
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

At a recent family outing to the Crab King Restaurant, Richmond BC, our overall experience fell way short of our expectations and previous experience. Starting with positive comments; Our server was very polite and accommodating; Location is amazing...On the otherside of the ledger, food prep...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank jrgould45
Reviewed October 15, 2017

Strolled down the fishermen's wharf and found this place. If you like dungenese crab, you will love this restaurant. Pretty small with only about 15 tables but sits right on the dock! Great views!

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Craign01
Reviewed August 28, 2017

We had a very nice lunch at the Crab King. One dungeness crab steamed with lots of garlic and asian noodles. A seafood salad had shrimps and crab meat and made a nice meal for two. Service was efficient and the price was OK--not cheap....More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank jimHanoi
Reviewed August 22, 2017

We had occasion to visit this little family run place while we were visiting Steveston Village. I must say it was very good. The fish and chips were delicious. My better half had crab cakes and they to were good. Price was reasonable. View was...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank bergerman
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3540 Bayview St, Richmond, British Columbia V7E 4R7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 604-448-8801
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