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Crabby Mike's Calabash Buffet

Seafood Restaurant in Surfside Beach

Crabby Mike's Calabash Buffet

Crabby Mike's Calabash Buffet
290 Hwy 17 North
Surfside Beach
843-444-2722
Rated 2 out of 5
There are currently 187 user submitted reviews for this restaurant.


Reviews of Crabby Mike's Calabash Buffet

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:05-20-2014
Greenville, South Carolina

We visited Crabby Mike's twice during a one week vacation. Food was great, service was great and actually met Mike. Very friendly guy. We visited this same restaurant the weekend we got engaged 16 years ago. We were not disappointed then and was still very pleased.
ref: 27589

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:05-04-2014
Cincinnsti, Ohio

Excellent seafood. Best ever my husband and I loved it. Will definetly be back
ref: 27571

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:04-21-2014
Gibsonville, NO

My family had the best experience of our twenty years of visiting Myrtle Beach. We decided to go to Crabby Mike's after passing it several times while we vacationed. Wow is all I can say. From the quality of the food to the best staff we have ever had the pleasure to interact with. Chandler was absolutely superb. All in all we have never ever had such a good experience while dinning out. It made the entire vacation more enjoyable and memorable. I asked to see the highest manger just so I could compliment in person, and low and behold we actually got to meet Mike. I can see why this restaurant is so successful, with leadership like Mike's and just the quality of associates he has chosen to represent the restaurant, it is a recipe for success. I will never pass up the chance to dine at Crabby Mike's on our future visits to Myrtle Beach. A+++ Mike and Staff.
ref: 27562

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:06-10-2013
Franklin, North Carolina

It's rated number one for a reason don't listen to the people who complain about everything . Their is a wait to get in any place rated number one year after year has that. The food is second none I have ate here multiple times every year since its opening years ago. Simply saying their is absolutely no disappointments here especially if you are a seafood lover.
ref: 26697

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Four Stars
Posted:05-14-2013
Hendersonville, North Carolina

This is the best seafood in Myrtle Beach the food was great as was the service. We plan to go on every trip to myrtle beach Not once but 2-3 Times or more during our week stay
ref: 26615

Food:Three Stars
Service:Three Stars
Atmosphere:Three Stars
Value:Two Stars
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:05-09-2013
Rockingham, North Carolina

The food was average it would've been a $20 meal not a 30 dollar meal. If you eat crab legs it may be okay. But out of six of us only one eat crab leg. So the owners benefits from the extra expense. Out the meal.
ref: 26598

Food:Two Stars
Service:Three Stars
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Two Stars
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:03-28-2013
Brooklyn, Ohio

We were forewarned that there would be a wait at crabby mikes but were pleasantly surprised when we walked in and were seated immediately. The restaurant definitely had a great look to it and my boys right away commented that it was the best looking buffet we had ever been in. Our server was quick but had an oddness to her that I just couldn't put my finger on. And then we went up to the buffet and were just a little disappointed. While all three of us tried different foods-the crab legs and Mac n cheese were all that was really worth it. I was shocked that so many people had raved about this buffet. We did get our fill and definitely did not leave hungry but I couldn't help but think if this was the best buffet in myrtle beach thank goodness we didn't try any others! In the future we will just stick to the seafood restaurants and skip the buffet.
ref: 26482

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:12-28-2012
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania

Visited Mikes for the first time in September and it will be on the list to visit again in 2013. Crab legs were the best we had anywhere all week in MB and our server was fantastic. Great selection of foods as well. Loved it!
ref: 26234

Food:Four Stars
Service:Four Stars
Atmosphere:Four Stars
Value:Three Stars
Seating:Four Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:11-25-2012
Chapel Hill, Tennessee

On our second trip to Myrtle Beach we once again ate at Crabby Mike's. The food is wonderful and everything is fresh. The Baked Potato Soup is absolutely fabulous! We were seated promptly and service was good. We will definetly eat there on our thrid trip and so on.....
ref: 26181

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Four Stars
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:11-02-2012
Richmond, Virginia

The best Buffet I have seen and tasted. Tried all cuisines.Outstanding taste and appearance. The service was friendly and excellent.
ref: 26137

Food:Four Stars
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Four Stars
Value:Four Stars
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:10-18-2012
Chesapeake, Virginia

Had meal there with family on Oct. 15. Wanted to do a buffet, a couple members were leery, but we went off the reviews. the meal there was better thsn other buffets in the area. Excellent crab legs and the fried shrimp and oysters were the best we have had anywhere. Would definitely go back and recommend to friends.
ref: 26092

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:10-17-2012
Hancock, Maryland

We are visiting from maryland and always look for a restaurant with great seafood. Crabby mike's is the best! if you leave there hungry it is your own fault..... We ate there two times this week and were so impressed with our servers..
ref: 26087

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:09-25-2012
Hilliard, Florida

CRABBY MIKE'S what can I say not a long wait to be seated, the crab legs are TO DIE FOR ! the wait staff absolutely on spot and the music just added delight to our visit. Even with a $26.00 per person charge it's worth every penny and I will go back again!
ref: 26017

Food:Top Rated
Service:Four Stars
Atmosphere:Four Stars
Value:Four Stars
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:08-22-2012
Norwood, North Carolina

If you want crablegs in the MB area this is the place to go. I have been going to buffets in the MB area for over 15 years and have eaten at every buffet on the grandstrand. I really mean every one.Crabby Mike's is by far the BEST CRABLEGS ON THE GRANDSTRAND. Never cold or "rubbery". If you want all you can eat crablegs this is the only place to go!!!
ref: 25847

Food:Four Stars
Service:Four Stars
Atmosphere:Four Stars
Value:Three Stars
Seating:Two Stars
Noise:Two Stars
Posted:08-17-2012
Ravenswood, West Virginia

Crabby Mikes has the best crab legs. If you want to eat and not wait the best time to arrive is around 3:30pm. Very clean.
ref: 25806

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Four Stars
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:07-29-2012
Anderson, South Carolina

There are many all you can eat seafood buffets in the area and many are ok. Crabby mikes which was voted number 1 and recommended by family is number 1. I was in management and restaurant ownership for 13 years and can tell you that crabby mikes got it right. The food quality and taste the service received everything from top to bottom was more than expected. What truly makes this an exceptional place is that even when the restaurant was extremely busy the staff is so well trained and management executes so well the buffet was fully stocked and the server was on point these are things you expect a restaurant is not over capacity on a 30 minute wait on a sunday night which is normal for myrtle beach. What im saying in a nutshell is if you want an all u can eat buffet and youre scared to choose this is the place to go. The king crab legs were plentiful and tasted outstanding..
ref: 25684

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:07-18-2012
Surfside Beach, SO

We are locals and visit Crabby Mike's several times a year. We even go in the summer months and because we are local and can show a local ID, we do not have to wait very long. We always enjoy the food. My husband goes for crab legs and I eat a combination of everything. The ribs are especially good. The sauce is spicy but just the right flavor and very tender. I also like the catfish, shrimp, and don't forget the good desserts. The wait people are always very helpful and attentive. If you have not tried Crabby Mike's please do and I am sure you will not be disappointed.
ref: 25594

Food:Three Stars
Service:Three Stars
Atmosphere:Three Stars
Value:Three Stars
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:07-10-2012
Independence, Missouri

Crabby Mikes.. where do I begin? At first I really didn't want to eat there. I don't like seafood as much as my father and brother. Though when I went in the scenery was REALLY impressive, I spent a good chunk of time looking around at everything between food. Their food was more than I could imagine, they had beyond seafood (pizza, chicken, ribs, etc.) which really made me satisfied. When I was there it was pretty noisy, but quiet enough where I could hear who I was with. It maybe does cost alot, but if your looking for an excellent dinner out, I would totally recommend you eat at crabby mikes.
ref: 25536

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Four Stars
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Four Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:07-08-2012
Summerton, South Carolina

My wife and I ate at Crabby Mike's. It was my first time. Wow the food was great and so was the service. We will be back Thanks
ref: 25520

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:07-07-2012
Omaha, Nebraska

We were vacationing from Nebraska and was hoping to find a good seafood place. We just happened to come across Crabby Mikes after reading some reviews. Expecting to wait a long time, being summer, we were so surprised to be seated after 2 minutes. they told us the wait would be 45-60 minutes. We were amazed at the many varieties of food and the varios types of seafood we had never tried before such as Flounder, deviled crab, crawfish, and froglegs. The food was very good. We liked the crablegs best. Our server was fabulous, immediately removing dirty plates, refilling our water and answering our many questions. He was very pleasant. The atmosphere/decor was very fun, lively and cheerful. We would definitely recommend it.
ref: 25515

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:07-04-2012
Columbia, South Carolina

I have been here twice in the past month. Each time there was a ton of people outside waiting to get in. Each time I expected a long wait only to find I was seated with in 20 to 30 minutes. While you are waiting outside, there is a DJ playing music and hoola hoops for the kids to play with to the beat of the music. So the time goes by rather quickly. Once inside, the restaurant is clean, staff are friendly, and the food is never empty. They NEVER ran out of crab legs and the Prime Rib was cooked to perfection. I would recommend this restaurant to everyone (and I have).
ref: 25460

Food:Top Rated
Service:Four Stars
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Four Stars
Posted:06-27-2012
Youngstown, Ohio

My husband went only for the crablegs...and he was able to finish several plates and was very satisfied! I on the other hand was able to nibble at the expanse of the other 119 items. Many items made in house. Everything from the soup, salad until dessert, I enjoyed everything! Don't let the price scare you away...quality is everything!
ref: 25406

Food:Four Stars
Service:Four Stars
Atmosphere:Four Stars
Value:Four Stars
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:06-24-2012
Pelion, South Carolina

We live 2 hours from myrtle beach the wife could have her choice of wherever she wanted to eat. But it's crabby mikes or nothing.
ref: 25388

Food:Four Stars
Service:Three Stars
Atmosphere:Three Stars
Value:Two Stars
Seating:Four Stars
Noise:Two Stars
Posted:05-24-2012
Parkersburg, West Virginia

Food was very good but overpriced. If it is your goal to eat until you can not move then you get your money's worth.
ref: 25184

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:03-24-2012
Greensboro, North Carolina

AWESOME!! when we plan our Myrtle beach vacation Crabby Mikes ALWAYS comes up first as when we are eating there! It's defiantly a must for us!! We have been going there for 12 years.. and it is AWESOME!! We love it!! Food is GREAT!! Staff is WONDERFUL! Mangerment is AWESOME!!
ref: 24846

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:01-06-2012
Sycamore, Ohio

My daughter-in-law took me on an all expense vacation in July of 2011. We wanted a good seafood dinner one night, so we chose Crabby Mikes Calabash Buffet. I am still wondering where they got the recipe for the hush puppies. They were the best I have ever tasted. Everything I ate was great.
ref: 24479

Food:Three Stars
Service:One Star
Atmosphere:One Star
Value:One Star
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:12-30-2011
Roebuck, South Carolina

My family has eaten at Crabby Mikes for years. Always enjoyed it...until this past Thanksgiving. My sister in law has breast cancer and was not well enough to go out for dinner. She asked that we bring her a baked potato back to the hotel. After we finished eating, we asked the server if we could buy a plain baked potato. After checking with the "manager", we were told we would have have to buy a complete dinner. I approached the "manager" and asked again, explaining the circumstances. He was extremely rude and refused to let us buy a baked potato. Sorry Crabby Mikes, that is poor customer service and just plain mean. Anyway we ended up paying our very large bill and went to Wendy's for a baked potato.
ref: 24447

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:12-02-2011
Beulaville, North Carolina

My husband and our children spent Thanksgiving in surfside beach, while we were there the locals told us to try Crabby Mikes! I am still talking about the food today, it was so freash, and so well cooked, We can wait to go back and our children loved it too,
ref: 24347

Food:Three Stars
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Three Stars
Value:Two Stars
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Four Stars
Posted:10-13-2011
Cincinnati, Ohio

The Crab legs were not good. They fell apart and were flacking when you opened them.. They did not come out in solid pieces.like they used to do. Very disappointing. Other food was ok but not great. Staff was very good and the best part of the visit.
ref: 24157

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Four Stars
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:10-06-2011
Salem, South Carolina

Scallops and clams are never done right at buffets, but they were PERFECT! Our server, Jason, was very efficient and friendly. Thank you, Jason, for making a good meal excellent.
ref: 24112

Food:Three Stars
Service:Four Stars
Atmosphere:Four Stars
Value:Four Stars
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Four Stars
Posted:08-30-2011
Binghamton, New York

Not too shabby- was told I "had" to come here by others. It was almost your run of the mill buffet. The folks that worked their were really nice.
ref: 23827

Food:Three Stars
Service:Three Stars
Atmosphere:Three Stars
Value:Three Stars
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:08-27-2011
Alpharetta, Georgia

Worst meal ever, they don't tell you the price until after you're seated. I will never come back and I will tell ever one to never come here. An I an am very connected.
ref: 23793

Food:Three Stars
Service:Three Stars
Atmosphere:Three Stars
Value:Three Stars
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:08-26-2011
Alpharetta, Georgia

Worst meal ever, they don't tell you the price until after you're seated. I will never come back and I will tell ever one to never come here. An I an am very connected.
ref: 23788

Food:Four Stars
Service:Four Stars
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Three Stars
Seating:Four Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:08-09-2011
Toccoa, Georgia

Love the Crabby best Buffett in MB have eaten there ten yrs running.
ref: 23625

Food:Three Stars
Service:Three Stars
Atmosphere:Three Stars
Value:Three Stars
Seating:Two Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:07-21-2011
Pedro, Ohio

My family was called liars by management. When I told the waitress my son had not eaten any crab legs she sent over a manager. When I tried to explain to him I had given him a claw to play with after I had eaten the meat he told me it could not be placed on the back on the bar after it had been handled. He did not listen and then proceeded to tell me his waitress had worked there for 2 years and had never lied to him. In other word; my family was lying. I was very insulted and paid even though he tried to pacify me by taking the charge off. Our total was $150.00 and $8.00 would not make a difference; but calling patrons liars definitely does. This was supposed to be an enjoyable evening for my family; but I am still upset. If you have children; beware of this place.
ref: 23397

Food:Three Stars
Service:Four Stars
Atmosphere:Three Stars
Value:Three Stars
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:07-14-2011
Ridgewood, New Jersy

crabby mikes is horrible. If you go, you will be sorry. Joe
ref: 23295

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Four Stars
Posted:07-09-2011
Davenport, Florida

We have family in Myrtle Beach and have eaten at many seafood buffets over the years. Crabby Mike's has one of the best and is our new favorite. I go primarily for the all you can eat crab legs, and it's worth the money to get fresh crab legs that they bring out every few minutes. I didn't even go and look at the rest of the food because between the salad bar and the crab legs I got more than my money's worth.
ref: 23228

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:07-06-2011
Surfside, South Carolina

As Surfside Beach locals for 50 years now we have tried about every restaurant in the area and Crabby Mikes wins the prize for the best around! The food is always steaming hot and the Crab legs snap open with the crispness of an excellent delicacy. With so many items to choose from we always leave well=stuffed and extremely satisfied. We observe the owner, Mike, and Manager, Tom, overseeing an inspired, attentive staff. Both are extremely nice and eager to please all who enter. We eat at Crabby Mikes sometimes 2 to 3 times a week. You will not be disappointed in your meal here. The bad reviews are obviously from competitors wanting to steal his business or from people who aren't used to eating at quality buffet restaurants and are looking only for a cheap meal.
ref: 23195

Food:Four Stars
Service:Four Stars
Atmosphere:Four Stars
Value:Four Stars
Seating:Four Stars
Noise:Four Stars
Posted:06-18-2011
Roanoke, Virginia

My husband and I have been going to Crabby Mikes for several years. Everytime we go we go at least 2 times in one week, sometimes more. The food is very good and the crab legs are wonderful! The crab legs have just the right amount of "snap" to them and the right amount of salt, the meat comes out in one piece and very seldom do you have to pick the meat out of the shell. The hushpuppies are to die for along with the other seafood they serve. The waitresses are very kind and helpful along with giving good service. We always tell our friends to go there when they visit, the price is very reasonable when compared to other seafood restaurants. We will always go there and nowhere else in Myrtle Beach! Once you go you will never go anywhere else for seafood!
ref: 22985

Food:Four Stars
Service:Four Stars
Atmosphere:Four Stars
Value:Four Stars
Seating:Four Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:06-04-2011
Hickory, North Carolina

Crabby mike's was pretty delicious. Not one thing I ate there I disliked...although it is pretty expensive, its best to use a coupon and save several dollars..
ref: 22838

Food:Three Stars
Service:Three Stars
Atmosphere:Three Stars
Value:Three Stars
Seating:Four Stars
Noise:Four Stars
Posted:05-24-2011
Spartanburg, South Carolina

I don't consider myself a "food snob" but when I pay $26 for a buffet, I expect the quality of the food to be good and palatable. YUCK! Thats how I would describe the food. We just finished our meal here and I feel like I should have just walked in and gave them $53. My kids liked the mac & cheese and the ice cream and thats it (they are'nt picky eaters either). Save yourself time and $$$ and go somewhere else.
ref: 22704

Food:One Star
Service:One Star
Atmosphere:One Star
Value:One Star
Seating:One Star
Noise:One Star
Posted:05-22-2011
Conway, South Carolina

There is only one thing to say $70.00 for 2 people -- worst food ever - do not be fooled by individuals here who are clueless to good food - tourists be ware this food is terrible nothing good to say about this rip off so called restaurant..
ref: 22679

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:05-02-2011
Phila, Pennsylvania

My family comes down to myrtle beach every august . We eat at crabby mikes 4 nights of our stay. We love the food, the atmosphere. It reminds me of little mermaid. Its really clean and refreshing. Please go and be pleasantly surprise with a great dinner out..
ref: 22520

Food:One Star
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Three Stars
Value:One Star
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:04-30-2011
West Columbia, South Carolina

Food was greasy, too much sodium and extremely overpriced for what me and my wife got which was a seafood platter. A tourist trap. I tasted a lot more bread than meat.The Service and the seating were great. I will not be back.
ref: 22513

Food:Three Stars
Service:Three Stars
Atmosphere:Three Stars
Value:Three Stars
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:04-10-2011
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

For the price the food was not that good. I will not be recommending this to any of my friends. If you like watered down crab and not that tastey of food then come to crabby mikes. The waiter was nice and the service was friendly though.
ref: 22320

Food:Four Stars
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Four Stars
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:03-21-2011
Camden, New York

We stopped in for dinner on March 16h, we have heard good things about Mike's and wanted to check it out, we were not disappointed, we had a party of seven and were seated right away, our server was Shana and she could not have done a better job, the food was all very tasty and warm, not as though it has been sitting out for hours, the Buffet was slightly on the pricy side at $26.99 each, but it was found to be very reasonable after I think I tried everything at least once, and all seven of us walked away very full!!! I would recommend Mike's to anyone, and when I come back to Myrtle Beach, I will be going there again.
ref: 22133

Food:Two Stars
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Four Stars
Value:Two Stars
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:03-11-2011
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

This buffet is the poorest of the calabash restarants on the grand strand. No steak, overcooked prime rib. Not 120 items. Bennets is the best on the beach. Please, please, dont go.
ref: 22042

Food:One Star
Service:One Star
Atmosphere:One Star
Value:One Star
Seating:One Star
Noise:One Star
Posted:02-03-2011
Surfside Beach, South Carolina

Don't waste your time going here and paying $30 a person to eat bad food, Service is lousy, food is left under the heat lamps until it turns to rubber. Crab legs are dolled out at their pleasure. If you want to stand around like a begger child, then come on down and join the the large number of people waiting to grab the next pan full that they bring out. Do not trust them to honor the coupons. Everyone must be together to be seated, we had someone changing a diaper out at the car when we were called after waiting for quite some time. They did not seat us until that person was with our group about 5 minutes later. So after waiting for about 50 minutes we were 10 minutes late for the coupon, Management just laughed at us. We will not go back when they reopen next week and since my party of 5 had 3 people who are local and work in the hospitality area I can assure you we will never recommend this place to anyone
ref: 21754

Food:Four Stars
Service:Four Stars
Atmosphere:Four Stars
Value:Four Stars
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Four Stars
Posted:01-27-2011
Mission, TE

The place is okay we enjoyed and I'm not a seafood lover.
ref: 21696

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:10-15-2010
Titusville, Florida

We recently had a family reunion in Myrtle Beach and ate at Crabby Mike's several times while we were there, both as a large group and as individual families. The food was absolutely delicious, the selection phenominal, and the service was awesome! It was a WONDERFUL DINING EXPERIENCE and we can't wait to come back. We need a Crabby Mike's in Florida!
ref: 21045

Food:Top Rated
Service:Four Stars
Atmosphere:Three Stars
Value:Four Stars
Seating:Four Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:10-11-2010
Columbia, South Carolina

Went to Surside Beach last week-end. Crabby Mike's is a great buffet. We (my 2 sisters and I) went two days in a row. We did not have to wait inline at all to get inside and be seated the first trip; but, did have the beeper the second time. About a 10 minute wait. Didn't have to wait except for one or two people to move at the buffets. We thought the crab legs were delicious and plentiful. The fried shrimp and oysters were cooked "just right"; the cold salad bar was fresh. We really don't have anything negative to say. We'll truly go back.
ref: 21007

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Three Stars
Value:Three Stars
Seating:One Star
Noise:One Star
Posted:09-30-2010
Sparta, North Carolina

The food was good and crab legs are included with every buffet purchase, which added a few dollars to the price of course, BUT we showed up about 5 minutes after they opened. This was 3:30 in the afternoon and they were already completely packed. I waited in line at the buffet at least 10 minutes each trip, there was always plenty of food however and the food was very good. The waiters were prompt and attentive, the place was clean, but noisy since it's a very large place. When we left an hour later the entire parking lot was packed and about 50+ people were waiting just to get inside. Overall, I would recommend this restaurant but only if you are patient, the food was very good and the all you can eat snow and king crab legs would get just about anyone to wait a while in line, and oh were they delicious.
ref: 20903

Food:Three Stars
Service:Three Stars
Atmosphere:Three Stars
Value:Three Stars
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:09-10-2010
Galax, Virginia

Had eaten here in the past, expected the same great food-got a major disappointment. Seafood was bland and tasteless, even the crablegs looked and tasted like 'seconds'. Bright spot was the dessert section. BTW, we received dirty plates when seated, YUK!
ref: 20682

Food:Three Stars
Service:Three Stars
Atmosphere:Three Stars
Value:Three Stars
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:09-08-2010
Brooklyn, New York

Meh. Having been to several MB area buffets, Crabby Mikes is currently in last place. The crab legs were fine, but everything else was a weaker version of what was available elsewhere. As long as Giant Crab and Captain George's are open, we probably won't be returning to Crabby Mike's.
ref: 20660

Food:One Star
Service:One Star
Atmosphere:Three Stars
Value:One Star
Seating:One Star
Noise:One Star
Posted:08-22-2010
Garden City, South Carolina

Long wait to be seated forpoor quality , over priced food. Strictly a tourist trap. Food is cold, greasy and the buffet stations are messy. They must count condiments, salad dressings ,salt and pepper,and water to get 120 items. Do yourself a favor and try Ryan's instead. You'll save a ton of money and have a much better buffet style meal.
ref: 20369

Food:Three Stars
Service:Three Stars
Atmosphere:Three Stars
Value:Three Stars
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:07-31-2010
Oak Harbor, Washington

Worst buffet ever! I recently visited Crabby Mike's on a family vacation to the beach because some of the family members just love the food here, I have no idea what they love about it either. This "120" item buffet is about the same size as a normal buffet but with 5 times the seats, meaning less food for everyone else. Almost every piece of seafood tasted the same, some items didnt even have a taste. I ate better shrimp and scallops on my last deployment to Iraq! People who are writing good reviews have to be crazy, this was the worst $25 I have ever spent in my life.
ref: 20014

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Four Stars
Posted:07-19-2010
Ravenna, Ohio

We visit mb at least once a year and sometimes twice. We always make it to mike's everytime. We've never had a bad experience with the buffet. You can't get better crab anywhere and there's something for everyone even if you don't like seafood. Can't wait till the next time!.
ref: 19825

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:07-19-2010
North Wilkesboro, North Carolina

Me and my husband were at Myrtle Beach for our 25th wedding anniversary. We asked for the best crab legs and were directed to Crabby Mike's. The wait was an hour long, but it was worth the wait. They have the best crab legs and crab cakes in the world. I am not a real fan of seafood so I was skeptical at first but everything on the buffet was great. We will be going back in September and visiting this wonderful place again. I highly recommend Crabby Mike's, also the kids love the music outside.
ref: 19824

Food:One Star
Service:Two Stars
Atmosphere:Three Stars
Value:One Star
Seating:Two Stars
Noise:One Star
Posted:07-16-2010
Fairfax, Virginia

I've been to this place three times over 5 years.Each visit is worse than the last. The fired items all taste the same. The seafoods is blah. The shrimp are small, overcooked and tasteless. The price is way too high. Two of my three visits did not have crab legs as a buffet item. The salad bar items are usually fresh and edible. Service is slow to non-existant. Go anywhere else on the Grand Strand to get better food.
ref: 19796

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Three Stars
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:07-10-2010
Gastonia, North Carolina

My husband always has to have at least one trip to Crabby Mike's when we visit Myrtle Beach a few times each year.They do need to lower prices for children because if we had children that would be the deciding factor in us not going.The cheapest thing they have on the menu is $17.99 and that is for a plate of Flounder which most people goes ahead and get the buffet because of this.We sat and watch knowing they bring in a huge amount of money daily.It is great food just pricey.Its sad that not everyone that would like to go there can afford too.
ref: 19707

Food:Three Stars
Service:Three Stars
Atmosphere:Three Stars
Value:Three Stars
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:06-20-2010
Norwood, North Carolina

Best Crab Legs on a buffet at the beach!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
ref: 19459

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:06-16-2010
Blacksburg, Virginia

My family takes an anual trip to Myrtle Beach and the one event we keep constant is a dinner at Crabby Mike's Calabash Buffet. Upon arriving at "Crabby Mike's", we have always recieved friendly service along with hasty seating. The times we have waited, due to the popularity of "Crabby Mike's", there has always been entertainment (music, games, etc.) and even service outside of the resturant. The food is very fresh and well prepared. Also, there is food for children and those who do not eat sea food. The resturant is extremely clean and kept up. The noise level is a bit loud, but that is to be expected at a popular resturant. It is a fun and friendly environment! I would refer it to anyone.
ref: 19394

Food:Top Rated
Service:Four Stars
Atmosphere:Four Stars
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:06-15-2010
Winchester, Virginia

Our family goes to Crabby Mike's every year and takes advantage of the "early bird" discount specials. The food is kept fresh and presentation is wonderful. Since our children were small (now teenagers), Crabby Mike's is the only restaurant they mention by name to want to eat when we are at the beach.
ref: 19353

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:06-12-2010
Glasgow, West Virginia

My family visits Crabby Mikes everytime we go to Myrtle Beach which is usually 2 to 3 times a year. The food and service are excellent and dont forget a pitcher of Bahama Mama!!!
ref: 19303

Food:One Star
Service:Three Stars
Atmosphere:Three Stars
Value:One Star
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Two Stars
Posted:06-09-2010
Griffin, Georgia

Keeping it short the buffet was $24.99 per person for a seafood buffet that had very little seafood on it and had more southern cooking than anything. The taste of the food was below avg. NO WHERE NEAR THE COST! Red Lobster is much better and cheaper. There was a group of 5 seating by us on the right that said, "it was a big waste of our money" the group of 5 on our left had a pipe that started leaking on them and had to be moved to another table. Don't waste your money or time.
ref: 19272

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Four Stars
Posted:05-24-2010
Midlothian, Virginia

We go every time we're in Myrtle Beach & we've always enjoyed the experience! There's a great selection of food, literally something for every taste, it's always been well prepared, tasty, fresh and delicious. The kids enjoy the music, dancing & hula hooping while we wait to be seated. I really enjoyed the shrimp & scallops, the prime rib was good, everybody else loved the crab legs. The wait staff has always been attentive & there's no lag time between refills on iced tea or drinks. Even when the place was packed, the staff was right there taking care of us. The buffet is well worth the money. Can't wait to go back when we get our next vacation! We will return again & again!
ref: 19099

Food:Two Stars
Service:Three Stars
Atmosphere:Three Stars
Value:One Star
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Two Stars
Posted:05-23-2010
Gainesville, Florida

This was such a disappointment. We should have heeded the warnings from other reviews. The stuffed crab was burned and the rest of the fried food tasted as if it had been cook in the same fryers the burned stuffed crabs. The crab legs were good and some of the deserts were ok but for $25 I don't think they even came close to being that good!
ref: 19093

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:03-07-2010
Elkin, North Carolina

all i got to say is the people that gave crabby mikrs a below average or poor does not know what good eats are , they must be used to northern food,and we forgive you.hn
ref: 18421

Food:Four Stars
Service:Four Stars
Atmosphere:Four Stars
Value:Four Stars
Seating:Four Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:03-06-2010
Virginia Beach, Virginia

Everytime we go to Myrtle Beach we go to Crabby Mikes. I have even driven 6 hours just to go there. I would go there every weekend if I could. You pay a little bit more, but I think it is well worth the money.
ref: 18410

Food:Three Stars
Service:Four Stars
Atmosphere:Four Stars
Value:Four Stars
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Four Stars
Posted:02-24-2010
Blountville, Tennessee

We make a trip to Crabby Mike's every year while we're at the beach specifically to have all we can eat crab legs, shrimp & oysters. It's a buffet.. so there is a bit of food for everyone (yes spaghetti, prime rib, etc) to please those in the family that don't like seafood. I only eat the seafood and must say that it's the best buffet I've found in or around Myrtle Beach. I always have enjoyed their crab legs. The price is a bit steep if you have children. The wait staff is great about emptying your basket of shells and bringing you clean plates.
ref: 18319

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:02-11-2010
Marshville, North Carolina

Excellent! Excellent! Excellent! I am a weekender and visit here at Crabby Mikes often. I have never had a bad experience, not one! If you are looking for somewhere that has a unique atmosphere, smokin' hot waitresses, and the best seafood in town- then go to Crabby Mikes- I promise, you will want a t-shirt! Ay Bud! P.S. Haters- maybe you were rude, maybe something is wrong with your taste buds, idk. Were about southern hospitality down aqui.
ref: 18198

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:02-08-2010
Phila, Pennsylvania

my family and i have been coming to Myrtle Beach for years. We eat at Crabby Mikes at least 3 times on our vacation. We love the atmosphere, THE FOOD, and the services.
ref: 18175

Food:Four Stars
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:01-11-2010
Greenville, South Carolina

Sever was great. All the seafood you can look for except blue crabs, I had the all you can eat buffet great place.
ref: 18027

Food:Three Stars
Service:Three Stars
Atmosphere:Three Stars
Value:Three Stars
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:01-10-2010
Proctorville, Ohio

My family and I went to the beach last May. We ate at Crabby Mike's...the prime rib was wonderful. I found that for the money, there really wasn't alot of selection. The waitress was rude and we ask to talk to the manager. He was really nice and apologized for her. It was a clean place, but I felt that for a 9 and 11 year old, 24.99 a plate was much too much. They should have a different rate for the children. I might consider going back again for the Prime Rib, but only if they change their prices for the children.
ref: 18021

Food:Four Stars
Service:Four Stars
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Four Stars
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:01-06-2010
Clarksville, Virginia

One of my favorite places to eat. Crabby mike's has a excellent selection of non-seafood items which satisfy the picky eaters in the family. The prime rib was excellent! you will be lucky if you are seated in under 30 minuets but the wait is worth it.
ref: 17983

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:12-16-2009
Norfolk, Nebraska

I thought it was one of the best seafood places in Myrtle Beach because we barelt had to wait to be seated i go there every summer and if i go back this year I will defiently be going to crabby mikes
ref: 17843

Food:One Star
Service:Three Stars
Atmosphere:Two Stars
Value:One Star
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Two Stars
Posted:11-09-2009
Spartanburg, South Carolina

Completely awful, everything. My wife did like the sea salt soap they had for use in the ladies room. They need to rename this place to CRAPPY MIKES!!!!!!!!!!!!
ref: 17653

Food:One Star
Service:Three Stars
Atmosphere:One Star
Value:One Star
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:10-21-2009
Surfside Beach, South Carolina

I am a Surfside Beach local and there is only one word to describe this restaurant, "Groase". I at here one time in the 8 years I have lived here and once is enough. The food is floating in grease and c'mon Shrimp, Crab Legs, Scallops, Speghetti. Hmm, which one doesn't fit in the group? They need to decide what they specialize in and stick with it. However, I can certainly tell you, it is not seafood or Italian. The people writing good reviews for this restaurant must be related to the owner. This place is terrible. The group should read Shrimp, Crab Legs, Scallops, Speghetti, Food Poisoning. This restaurant is a disaster.
ref: 17519

Food:Top Rated
Service:Three Stars
Atmosphere:Four Stars
Value:Four Stars
Seating:Four Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:09-20-2009
Cincinnati, Ohio

Our party of 4 visited Crabby Mike's on Saturday, 9/12. Upon arrival we were told the wait would be 45 minutes which seemed extreme for September. In reality, the wait was only about 10 minutes. Enough negative - Crabby's buffet was as good as ever. I personally ate what seemed like a whole tray of fried shrimp and my best friend devoured a ton of crab legs. No one in our party complained about any of the food quality - it was all very good. This is still the best seafoood buffet at the beach.
ref: 17202

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Four Stars
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Four Stars
Posted:08-22-2009
Wadsworth, Ohio

Best buffet in Myrtle Beach. The crab legs were great, not watery. Everything was fresh. The sauces and dressings are prepared fresh by their executive chef and they taste great. Every buffet is around $20 or more per person, this is the only one worth the money. Our server/waitress was amazing. Clean plates were always on time, napkins and wet naps given after each trip to the buffet, our butter for the crab legs was replaced with fresh each time, drink refills were always offered...it was just perfect. Reading some of these reviews suprised me, since we had great, fresh food and great service. Maybe it's hit or miss?
ref: 16821

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:08-18-2009
Columbia, South Carolina

My husband and I go to crabby mike's every time we go to myrtle beach. We love the food, the service and the atmosphere. I have not found any other restauraunt in the area that competes to their quality of food. We will be going to the beach next week and the thing we look forward to the most is going to crabby mikes to have an enjoyable dinner. Thank you for your service.
ref: 16762

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:08-18-2009
Columbia, South Carolina

My husband and I go to Crabby Mike's every time we go to Myrtle Beach. We love the food, the service and the atmosphere. I have not found any other restraunt in the area that competes to their quality of food. We will be going to beach next week and the thing we look forward to the most is going to Crabby Mikes to have an enjoyable dinner. Thank you for your service
ref: 16761

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:08-05-2009
Clintwood, Virginia

Crabby Mikes is definitely has the best Seafood Buffet in Myrtle Beach in my opinion. If you want it they have it including all you can eat crab legs. They have a wide variety of Seafood and Non Seafood items but of course I always eat the seafood. Great Service! Great Food! All for a Reasonable Price. Try this one! You won't be sorry. I have been going to Myrtle beach for over 20 years now and have ate at a wide variety of seafood restuarants over the years until I discovered Crabby Mikes. Now Crabby Mikes is where I go for Seafood when I am in Myrtle Beach. 5 Gold Starts to Crabby Mikes and thier wonderful, courteous staff! Try it......You'll Love it!
ref: 16525

Food:Two Stars
Service:Three Stars
Atmosphere:Two Stars
Value:One Star
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:One Star
Posted:08-03-2009
Greenville, South Carolina

Not worth the 24 dollars. Only seafood is baked fish with no seasoning. Small scallops and small oysters overly fried. The deserts were lower quality than a mom & pop restaurant. The prime rib was excellant but forget about everthing else. Also, for 24 bucks you are packed in like ants. I have yeat to find ANY real seafood in Myrtle Beach. Next trip will be to Panama City on the Gulf of Mexico where REAL seafood can be found in abundance.. Dissatisfied...
ref: 16499

Food:One Star
Service:One Star
Atmosphere:Three Stars
Value:One Star
Seating:One Star
Noise:One Star
Posted:07-16-2009
Speedwell, Tennessee

Awful. Where are the 120 items on the buffet????!!!!!
ref: 16075

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:07-15-2009
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Every year my family has gone to crabby mikes the whole experience is excellent. We have gone there for at least 4 years. And eat dinner at least 3 times on each vacation. Hats off to crabby mikes. Also they have coupons for there buffets..
ref: 16042

Food:One Star
Service:Three Stars
Atmosphere:Three Stars
Value:One Star
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Two Stars
Posted:07-15-2009
Knoxville, Tennessee

This makes the 3rd time my family has visited Crabby Mike's in recent years and it will be the last. When you first enter the smell is horrible. Not to mention there was little seafood to be seen. We even arrived early (around 4ish) to see if the food was better. Sadly to say it was not, not to mention the price and I did not have a single crab leg. Crabby Mike's lived up to its name;when I left I was definitely....CRABBY!!!!
ref: 16031

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:07-06-2009
Ronoake, Virginia

We went there the 4th of july and loved it it is the best place ever been! .
ref: 15853

Food:Two Stars
Service:Four Stars
Atmosphere:Four Stars
Value:Two Stars
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:06-11-2009
Independence, Virginia

My wife and I visited crabby mikes on 06/08/2009.if you like good crab legs do not go here....the other food o.k.crablegs.overboiled and soggy.price $24.99 little high for bad crab legs.when I complained noboby cared.good luck you may pick a better night to go ..
ref: 15384

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Four Stars
Value:Four Stars
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:06-07-2009
New Whiteland, Indiana

We're staying up in Sunset Beach NC this week and wanted to try somewhere new. Our old favorite restaurant was no longer operating so we gave Crabby Mike's a try. It was about a 50 minute drive from Sunset Beach, we got there about 7PM and our party of 8 was seated immediately. Our waitress was very friendly and helpful as we had 4 kids with us ages 5 and under. The variety of seafood was excellent. Frog legs, crawdads, crab legs, three or four kinds of fish, oysters, scallops, clams, etc etc - very good food and reasonable prices. We will be going back. Adults were $24 and kids under 7 were $5 or so. Well worth the drive to Surfside Beach.
ref: 15333

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Three Stars
Seating:Four Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:06-04-2009
Clarkesville, Georgia

Our family have been going to Myrtle Beach for 15 years. And every year we have to visit Crabby Mike's, sometimes even twice in our trip. The food is excellent!!! And the price is no more than many of the other restaurants, But much better food. And the Service, Staff and entertainment is Wonderful. Thanks Crabby Mike for making our dinning at Myrtle Beach wonderful every year!!!
ref: 15296

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Four Stars
Seating:Four Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:05-14-2009
Scranton, Pennsylvania

All I have to say is I have been to Myrtle Beach 5 time's and my girlfriend and her family have been there about 15 time's and everytime I go I make sure we have to go to CRABBY MIKE'S ( LOVE THAT PLACE ) Just wish there was one near us ON the other side of Pa..lol..... see you next year C.M. KEEP UP THE WORK
ref: 14968

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:05-05-2009
Waynesboro, Virginia

Ok, let me start by saying that this will be our families 4th trip to Myrtle Beach this coming June. We have been to Crabby Mike's Buffet every year. It has been outstanding. It is a great place for a family. Our kids are 9 and 7 and they love it as much as my wife and I. My wife works in the restaurant business and I am a delivery driver to many restaurants, so we think it is very interesting the way people criticize a number of restaurants in Myrtle Beach (or anywhere) that we have enjoyed. Our opinion is that people want the GOLD when everyone else enjoys the vacation.
ref: 14870

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Four Stars
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Four Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:04-21-2009
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

I have a hard time with some of these reviews on here because my family and I have eating at Crabby Mike's regularly since 1999 and have never had a problem with anything worth mentioning. The staff is always eager and courteous. The food is always GREAT and the restaurant is clean. We eat there at least once a month and plan to as long as they are there and we are able. It is amazing how good the prime rib is when their specialty is seafood. Keep on doin' what you're doin'. I 'll see you soon!
ref: 14667

Food:Four Stars
Service:Four Stars
Atmosphere:Four Stars
Value:Three Stars
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:03-22-2009
Charlotte, North Carolina

My Family & I tried Crabby Mikes for the first time last year and we LOVED it, Awesome HOT food, Good Crablegs, Not watery or bendy like some places. I was actually pregnant at the time and I thought it was the best crab joint. Plus they have a lot of extra items on the buffet for kids, totally awesome!! And as far as the price, I didn't mind, I mean come on we're at the beach, of course we came to spend money and have a good time!! I would recomend Crabby mike's to anyone, And my family and I will be back down in August And will be eating there.
ref: 14315

Food:One Star
Service:One Star
Atmosphere:Three Stars
Value:One Star
Seating:Three Stars
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:02-22-2009
Canada, ON

Food poisoning ! management was ignorant,when told of problem,next day ,would not give refund to my wife,eventually did when I went in size matters..
ref: 14041

Food:Two Stars
Service:Two Stars
Atmosphere:Three Stars
Value:Two Stars
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Three Stars
Posted:11-05-2008
Belpre, Ohio

I have been coming to Crabby Mikes for several years while on vacation. a few times we even trveled to the area just to be able to enjoy your restaurant. I have never been unhappy till last night. IT IS A BUFFET, I understand that, so certain concessions are extected as to the quality of food.But after last night.......I will never return because of the problems encountered. #1 Service...yes, but not with a smile or pleasant attitude, our hostess was just short of rude.#2 Food...The shrimp our table had (6 people) were cooked much too long causing them to be mushy. Even the chilled shrimp were over cooked. Maybe it is becausse of the off-season or the amount of traffic you have, but the food was of very poor quality when it was consumed. I know I am only one voice, I have been a cheerleader for your businessin the past and have always recommended you to my friends and aquantences. Last night that all changed. I have always felt your charge to be fair, if the quality was there, but it wasn't !
ref: 13238

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:10-24-2008
Richmond, Virginia

My husband and I are so glad we checked out Crabby Mike's for our seafood stop! The atmoshphere was great- very fun and beachy. The clam chowder soup and salad was some of the best I'd ever eaten. LOTS of choices on the buffet! Something for everyone- even those who don't like seafood. The waitress was absolutely one of the best we had ever had. She made sure we were taken care of the whole meal through! We'd definitely recommend this place to anyone.
ref: 13161

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:09-16-2008
Lancaster, Pennsylvania

We were looking for a place to eat dinner this evening. The timeshare had provided some bogo coupons. We selected one from another Calabash style restaurant and found this site while looking to confirm the directions. It had horrible reviews. We then looked at another buffet and found similar reviews. Crabby Mikes was up next with a $2 coupon if you were seated before 5. It had great reviews. We just got back from eating dinner there. The food is great, the selection good. Lots of staff clearing plates from the tables and keeping the buffet refreshed and clean. I would recommend it to others and return there myself.
ref: 12832

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:08-29-2008
Sharpsburg, Maryland

We had just seen a show at Legends and didn't know where we were going to have dinner. We saw Crabby Mike's as we were driving and decided to give it a try. WOW! We've been vacationing in Myrtle Beach for the past several years and never knew this restaurant was there. The food was excellent, reasonably-priced and the buffet was never-ending. So many choices and everything we ate was wonderful. We will make sure to visit Crabby Mike's every time we travel to Myrtle Beach and will recommend it to any others traveling to the area.
ref: 12623

Food:Top Rated
Service:Top Rated
Atmosphere:Top Rated
Value:Top Rated
Seating:Top Rated
Noise:Top Rated
Posted:08-28-2008
Rockwell, North Carolina

Went to Crabby Mikes for the first time last week, Boy was I surprised!! The food was GREAT. The service was good and the waitress was on top of things. She deserved all the tip money she got. We got there early and the crowd was just comming in good when we left. I was so full I thought I was going to have to be carried out. Our friends was there on tuesday and wanted us to go with them on thursday. That was their second trip fpr the week. I have to say I cant wait to return !!!! Now I wish there was a Crabby Mikes here in NC.
ref: 12616