Serving the Area's Best Crabs since 1961
Steamed Maryland Blue Crabs in a Traditional and Casual Setting

The Bethesda Crab House is a family owned and operated business that has been serving the best and freshest Maryland style seafood in the Washington DC area for over 50 years.  

Try our famous steamed hard-shell crabs, succulent jumbo spiced shrimp, Maryland style all-jumbo lump crab cakes and sauteed soft-shell crabs.  We are open 365 days a year, rain or shine!

We recommend reserving your crabs ahead of time.  The Bethesda Crab House has an extensive covered patio equipped with fans for a beach atmosphere as well as inside dining equipped to seat over 80 guests.

If you are looking for a venue for your next corporate or private event, the Bethesda Crab House's friendly staff would love to accommodate you soon.

fax: 301-652-4669

4958 Bethesda Avenue
Bethesda, Maryland  20814

Open 11 a.m.- 11 p.m., 7 Days
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