All of these places are offering carryout right now!
The state of Maryland is known for its seafood—crabs especially! And Ocean City, along with its spectacular attractions and its gorgeous beach, has many restaurants that'll appeal to the crab lover in you. Yes, the experience will look a little different, since we can only have carryout crabs at the moment. But nevertheless, here are our favorites!
Blu Crabhouse and Raw Bar
Where: 2305 Philadelphia Avenue
Contact Information: Click here or call 410-289-3322
Blu Crabhouse and Raw Bar has transformed itself into a pop-up grocery, in light of the pandemic and accompanying lockdown. Everything you need to make your own seafood feast can be ordered online and scheduled for curbside pickup! Snow crab steamer pot? Yes, please! Order here.
Where: 13005 Coastal Highway
Contact Information: Click here or call 410-250-3337
Called "the best crabs in Ocean City," Crab Bag has taken their menu online—and it's a doozy! Order takeout from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., seven days a week. In addition to crabs, their famous fried chicken, baby back ribs, oysters, clams, hush puppies, and more are all available for carryout!
Hooper's Crab House
Courtesy of Hooper's Crab House
Where: 12913 Ocean Gateway
Contact Information: Click here or call 410-213-1771
Open Friday, Saturday, and Sunday for carryout, Hooper's Crab House has amazing crab cakes, as well as their famous "Crabby Pretzel." Order here!
Phillips Crab House
Where: 21st Street and Coastal Highway
Contact Information: Click here or call 410-289-7747
Open for carryout and delivery from 12–8, Thursday through Monday, Phillips Crab House features an array of choices to suit your crab-craving taste buds! They have tasty appetizers like crab soup or Chesapeake crab dip, and don't even get me started on the crab cakes! Check out their carryout menu here.
Who says you have to rein in your love for crabs during a lockdown? These four places have got you covered. Tell us which one is your favorite in the comments!