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Blue Crab Grill

322 Suburban Dr, Newark, DE 19711-3599
+1 302-737-1100
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“blue crab” (41 reviews)
“seafood” (47 reviews)
“mussels” (17 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
322 Suburban Dr, Newark, DE 19711-3599
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great Seafood joint in Newark,DE. Also have non seafood items. Cozy place with lots of warmth and low back ground noise. Highly recommend it if your in town!

Thank CharlesD160
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We figured as long as we were in Maryland we should have crab and we found this place which is in a shopping mall. I had the crab soup which was very good and the crab cake with ribs. The crab cake had a lot...More

Thank psmilsky
Reviewed 15 January 2018

My family visited here Nov 2017 for dinner. The food and service was very good. My wife really liked her Cosmos.

Thank jeff_and_family_7
Reviewed 15 January 2018

The Blue Crab Grill has become a favorite of ours. The menu is creative and the food is delicious. One favorite for lunch is the soup 'n sandwich special which features the most creative grilled cheese sandwiches you've ever eaten (different each time) and which...More

1  Thank softlanding2017
Reviewed 13 January 2018

I've been here several times over the years, and it is consistently average at best and poor most often. In my latest visit (this was the last time), a mere salad and soup took nearly an hour to arrive, and it wasn't even busy. The...More

1  Thank flg-voyager
Reviewed 3 January 2018

We were coming South on 95 and hungry but didn't want a chain or fast food. Fortunately, we found the Blue Crab Grill. The Elkton Exit (109B) off of I-95. Very nice, clean, friendly. Definitely, a place to stop for a bite to eat coming...More

1  Thank Jeffrey G
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Recommended by our hotel in Elkton MD. Nice local place. Good selection of seafood (and BBQ). After driving all day we wanted a light dinner. Ordered a IPA and house special wine along with two different orders of mussels. Our server Mary was terrific! Mussels...More

1  Thank Nancy011351
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

This is why I love TripAdvisor. In a new area on a business trip, on the east coast so I was in the mood for seafood. Based on several reviews I choose this gem. Had to use Waze to get there but it was worth...More

1  Thank VanHalenII
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Consistently offers a fantastic meal at reasonable price. Everything from the bruschetta martinis to the crab imperial is a treat. Friendly and helpful staff and great atmosphere.

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 9 November 2017

If you're anywhere near the University of Delaware (Newark), Elkton, MD or traveling I-95 through the Delaware / Maryland border, take a delightful and tasty lunch or dinner break at this laid back yet inviting eatery nestled in a shopping mall. The Oysters (no big...More

1  Thank Jack A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 322 Suburban Dr, Newark, DE 19711-3599
    (Elkton Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Newark
  • Phone Number: +1 302-737-1100
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