How do you get to the Original Crab Shanty Restaurant?

Is there a dress code?
No- Casual attire is acceptable

Are reservations necessary?
Do to the limited size of the restaurant we do not accept reservations on the weekends. (first come first serve) On the weekdays,
we accept all reservations.

How come?  even with reservations I sometimes have to wait?
Do to the limited size of our dining room, we can not save tables. Many times people are late or people arrive at different times. Its not fair to our other customers who are awaiting. 

Can we order take out over the phone?
Yes- Menu

Does the Original Crab Shanty Restaurant Deliver?

Is the fish fresh?
Our fish is delivered fresh everyday. 

Is there a smoking section in the restaurant?
No (NYC law)

Are we affiliated with the Crab Shanty Restaurant in Rye?
No- They no longer exist.

Do you except credit cards?
Yes- We except all major credit cards.

Do you except personal checks?
No- We never except personal checks (no exceptions)

Does the Original Crab Shanty accommodate tax exempt groups?
Yes- as long as you bring the proper paper work stating your organization is exempt.

Do you provide gift certificates?

Are we wheel chair & handicapped assessable?

Do you have a parking lot?
Yes- Valet parking is available for your convenience.

Does the Valet have to park my car?
Yes-  Because of insurance reasons

Do you provide birthday, anniversary or any other cakes for parties?
No- We provide a piece cake complementary. (You may bring your own cake if you choose)

Can we accommodate large parties?
Yes- However you must make reservations with management first.

Is the Original Crab Shanty Restaurant located on the water?
No- We are just a short walking distance from public beaches.

Does the Original Crab Shanty close for the winter?
No- We are open 36
4 days a year (Closed for Thanksgiving)


361 City Island Ave
Bronx, NY 10464
(Map & Directions)

Our Seafood
is always fresh
 & in season










*Prices and items are subject to change.