Everyone has their favorite Maryland crab house, but choosing just one can be difficult. The truth is, Marylanders are blessed with a sea of crab-centric dining options that each boast a unique vibe and view. Whether it’s picking crabs next to the Potomac River in Southern Maryland, or digging into a half-bushel outdoors at Chesapeake Beach, these top spots offer a variety of steamed crabs and other seafood options seasoned with plenty of Old Bay.
It only takes an hour or two drive from D.C. to get to these destination crab houses. Prefer to stay closer to home? Check out this guide to crab houses around town — and get ready for U Street to get its own crab shack this spring.Read More