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Al's Seafood

1551 Eastern Blvd, Essex, MD 21221-3428
+1 410-682-4828
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible13%
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“seafood” (23 reviews)
“steamed crabs” (9 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1551 Eastern Blvd, Essex, MD 21221-3428
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Went for dinner, the cream of crab soup was outstanding! My salad was average, my sons flounder sandwich was very good he said, my husbands open faced sandwich was good. I think the prices vary alot depending on what you order. If I go back...More

Thank apmalcor
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

1st time here and I loved it. Food was great , our waiter Mike was amazing. Nice atmosphere. Food was NOT overpriced. Drinks were great...

1  Thank cdennis79
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

I ordered the crab cake dinner...they were huge and so delicious! So much food could have shared it. Thumbs up!

Thank JoandDi
Reviewed 2 August 2017

My boyfriend and I decided to go out for dinner. We originally had went to Longhorn Steakhouse and after waiting 15 minutes with never being served even a drink we left. My boyfriend had been to Al's before and recommended we go there. I'm very...More

Thank slbrat1177
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Went to Al's today and planned to have lunch. We waited at the hostess station for about 10 minutes. We finally saw a waitress but she didn't acknowledge that we were even there. We may have continued to wait if she would have simply acknowledged...More

Thank WeLoveNC
Reviewed 4 July 2017

I purchased crabs on the fourth of july and got them home, thd wonderfuj from the box with a pound of old bay to hide the amonia stinch!!!!! Called the so called owner named chad he was very arrogannt and disrespectful better business beurea for...More

1  Thank Y P
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

You'll definitely want to eat it! Steamed crabs are great. Seasoned perfectly. Steam shrimp...excellent! They offer many other dishes, however we go there for the seafood. Plus you can get seafood prepared to cook at home. Such as crab cakes, cod fish, flounder, etc. Service...More

Thank scoop35311
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Love the crabs and the shrimp. It was fun and the service was great. The drinks were not that strong but it was ok. Family and date night place

Thank Nathalie A
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Take out: The half pound all crab crab cakes are wonderful as is the cream of crab soup. Eating in, you also get a choice of roast beef, which is delicious. Even the small cut is enough for two.

Thank march0g
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent food. Had a broiled seafood platter while using my Groupon coupon with my wife. They charged 20% gratuity probably since I used the coupon but I had no problem. Again, excellent food and service.

1  Thank Michael G
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GT Boss R
24 June 2017|
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Response from Michael G | Reviewed this property |
Don't buy crabs there again. Go to Schultz's around the corner
1 September 2016|
Response from Gail C | Reviewed this property |
I don't know You could call I know there is a crab and liquor store attached
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1551 Eastern Blvd, Essex, MD 21221-3428
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Essex
  • Phone Number: +1 410-682-4828
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