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Mr. Bill's Terrace Inn

200 Eastern Blvd, Essex, MD 21221-6903
+1 410-687-5996
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“crustaceans” (2 reviews)
“crab” (14 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Balti, Eastern European
$$ - $$$
200 Eastern Blvd, Essex, MD 21221-6903
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Reviewed 27 September 2017

Best steam crabs, Steamed to order, served hot!, Great seasoning. Large, meaty, sweet crabs. $85/dozen, Enjoyed with corn on the cob and crab soup. Friendly efficient wait staff. Owner on premises to chat with. Loved it!

Thank 301tamic
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We went to Bills knowing that the crabs are always excellent! Going out is a treat and we want to be sure our hard earned money spends well. The crabs are not the cheapest in town but they always are the best. The place is...More

1  Thank auburnadmin
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

A shop owner in Fell's Point recommended that we check out the crabs at Bill's, which is her favorite crab house in the Baltimore area. It was a very local experience. We entered the bar, were given a number and sipped on a pitcher of...More

1  Thank Fettucine
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Anyone who goes to Bill's Terrace Inn walks away knowing they have had some of the absolute best steamed crabs around. Always full and meaty, and their seasoning..?? Oh my .. absolutely delicious! If you are a die-hard Old Bay fan, you may feel a...More

Thank cookiebox
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

We were regulars but stopped going a couple years ago because the crabs went downhill. They started over charging and the quality wasn't there so we stopped going after 3 bad experiences in a row. We tried again recently, hoping the owner had improved and...More

1  Thank Anna H
Reviewed 16 April 2016

Our family has been heading to Bill's at least once a year for about the last decade. Baltimore is full of wonderful crab houses and Bill's Terrace Inn ranks among the best. The authentic Baltimore crab house experience can be had at Bill's with brown...More

Thank Islands100
Reviewed 5 November 2015 via mobile

My yearly stop for the BB's. THE BIG BOYS- They were steamed so the big flakes of meat just fell right out.Hmmmmm. Very filling only after a couple of crabs but hey forced myself. And yes, I had to get a cup of Cream and...More

Thank Danny E
Reviewed 12 October 2015

Cold Beer, Good Food, Nice staff, dated interior. Little pricey but you're getting a fine meal. Usually a pleasant dining experience.

Thank unpublished
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

The place doesn't look much from the road. The place is not open until 5:00 pm. But the bar is open at 4:30 when we got there. We met locals at the entrance who confirmed the recommendations we heard. You have to take a number...More

Thank sunjoe075
Reviewed 12 August 2015

The crabs were very tasty. We didn't feel rushed at all. You can sit and eat your crabs and socialize, which is really what it as all about.

1  Thank Vivian S
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 Eastern Blvd, Essex, MD 21221-6903
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Essex
  • Phone Number: +1 410-687-5996
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