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The Crab Cooker


At The Crab Cooker, searching out the world’s finest seafood for you is a pleasure for us. The Crab Cooker Restaurant and Fish Market Proudly Serving Orange County Since 1951!

  • Beer & Wine
  • Casual Dining
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We spent a lovely day at the beach and decided to stop at one of my husbands favorite restaurants in Newport Beach, the Crab Cooker! We felt more than... More

I did research and the Crab Cooker has been an icon since the 70's and it's been recently remodeled. Dan and I ordered the shrimp and scallop skewer with... More

Change is not always good. As far as credentials, I worked at the original Crab Cooker back in the late 1970's when it was a two hour wait to get into the... More

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