About River Crab - St. Clair
Upscale casual dining on the beautiful St. Clair River. Enjoy fresh fish, mouthwatering seafood, choice steaks and local/seasonal favorites as you watch the boats and freighters drift right by.
Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Monday - Saturday: 11:30am - 4:00pm
Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 4:00pm - 10:00pm, Sunday: 2:00pm - 9:00pm
Sunday Brunch: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Between Yankee & Davis
$31 to $50
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Live Piano Thursday, Friday & Saturday evenings.
Live Bands on our beautiful deck every Wednesday night during the summer.
Complimentary Valet / Free self-parking also available in our private lot.
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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We can accommodate private gathering up to 120 guests, working with your style and budget. Our fresh seafood, tender steaks, delicious pastas and decadent desserts are the perfect complement to any private event.
River Crab - St. Clair Ratings and Reviews
This has been our go to restaurant for o ...
This has been our go to restaurant for over 40 years. During that time span, not much has changed in any significant way. The atmosphere, service and food has always been excellent. Whether you are there for a special event or just stopping by for a drink and quick snack, we have never once been disappointed. The menu is a little pricey but the service and laid back atmosphere makes it worth the price. If you want a really special weekend, go Saturday night for dinner, spend the night at the adjacent motel, have brunch the next day. We just keep going back because we haven't found any place, litterly, in the world that tops the River Crab for the overall dining experience.
Very good food and service. the décor c ...
Very good food and service. the décor could use some updating. We also stayed at the hotel that is attached. The rooms have been updated and are nice. More updates are needed on the outside. The bathrooms need a little more care wit regard to caulk and mold.
Escargot and east meets west apps were o ...
Escargot and east meets west apps were outstanding. Really good bread too. My shrimp caesar salad and my husband's cajun chicken tortellini were excellent. Good service two. Our appetizer and dessert was comped bc of two inconveniences. We'll be back. Worth the 40 min drive.
Great service, quiet elegant atmosphere ...
Great service, quiet elegant atmosphere for a nice special dinner with my wife. We had a front window view of the river at our table. Unfortunately 20 minutes into our dinner, a huge motor yacht pulled into the dock and blocked our view. I think the restaurant should have a policy against such huge boats docking in front of the windows.
The only rather negative thing is your L ...
The only rather negative thing is your Lady Hostess Manager could dress more professionally. Something suited to her position. She is great on her job and staff respond to her favorably. Otherwise we love, love the River Crab, Also Bubba Gumps in Chicago and the Rainforest in Florida and Chicago.
The food and service were very good, but ...
The food and service were very good, but the main attraction is the setting. The restaurant is located directly on the Saint Clair river and offers a unique and spectacular view of the river and passing boat traffic, including huge lake freighters and salties, especially when service is offered on the outside deck.
Love the view and watching the freighter ...
Love the view and watching the freighters go by. Like the new menu choices, both food and wine, definitely more diverse. Expensive but very nice for a special occasion. The early menu though is a great value. They should note more prominently for a couple of the dessert options that there is an up charge. Also wanted to listen to music on the patio but it rained. The band was moved inside so it was a little louder than normal.
We have been going to the River Crab for ...
We have been going to the River Crab for about 20 years. We often go to celebrate our anniversary and always request a window seat to enjoy the waterfront view. This time we were given a table by a small glass door with limited view of the water which was rather disappointing especially because other tables were available when we arrived. We were disappointed that bouillabaisse was no longer on the menu and the Charley's Chowder recipe was not the same and the new one was not quite as good. I requested garlic mashed potatoes in place of rice for my entrée and received roasted redskin potatoes instead. Our waitress seemed a little irritated and pre-occupied when we first arrived. She warmed up once she brought us our bill. We're not sure that going back is worth the hour drive which makes us very sad because this has been one of our favorite Landry locations.
I have heard from many people how wonder ...
I have heard from many people how wonderful their experience was dining at your restaurant.
We celebrated our goddaughter's graduation and my award from work along with my brother.
The food, service, wine and view were exceptional. This was also the beginning of our vacation.
Thank you for making our celebration a memorable one!
We look forward to visiting your restaurant again next year!
The ambiance of the place has not change ...
The ambiance of the place has not changed from the C.A. M., which is a good thing, however, the wonderful food we previously enjoyed did not happen with the exception of a salad meal which looked great and was apparently very well received by my guest. The other 4 meals were OK (mediocre) but that's the best we can say. "Advice", work on the kitchen..
Our server and the host were great, attentive & interesting.
Everything was very good.Our server (Ste ...
Everything was very good.Our server (Stella) was very friendly,but not clingingly so Her suggestions for the best desert was spot on.We would come here more often if we lived closer.It's a 170 mile round trip from Flint..
The River Crab is a wonderful place for ...
The River Crab is a wonderful place for lunch, dinner or Sunday Brunch. It has warm friendly servers and wonderful food! The patio lets you enjoy the beautiful St. Clair River. We simply can't say enough about our many great experiences enjoying the River Crab!
The air conditioning went out and it was ...
The air conditioning went out and it was extremely hot. My husband ordered Perch -received the perch but the potato did not come with meal had to wait , it finally came after he was finished with meal. Waitress was very slow .
Everyone we encountered staff wise was f ...
Everyone we encountered staff wise was friendly and outgoing. Service was excellent in the bar and in the dining room. Food was well prepared and well presented. We went there on previous recommendations of friends and we're happy that we did. We would definitely return.
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