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The Angry Crab

5665 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL 60659-4957
+1 773-784-6848
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“garlic noodles” (11 reviews)
“catfish” (15 reviews)
“crab” (13 reviews)
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Seafood, American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5665 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL 60659-4957
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Reviewed 6 days ago

two of us visited a few weeks ago, and found it to be unique and very enjoyable. Crab and shrimp, in terrific spices, with potatos, corm etc. Fun to eat as well--really different way to cook/serve the food. Loved the approach. The value was good...More

Thank illinois59
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We chose this restaurant because we thought our kids would get a kick out of the unconventional dining experience. Friendly, attentive service and a casual but caring vibe. The food was delicious, and our vegetarian daughter found enough items on the menu to accommodate her...More

Thank Square-on-Wheels
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Seafood is always fresh. Three sauces to choose from. lemon garlic, or cajun. Mix if you want and tell them how spicy. It's very good but on the expensive side. But good seafood usually is. I always do carryout because it's crowded at times. Food...More

Thank reikob
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

The food in this restaurant is very very delicious! Try the maniac sauce! It is tasteful! I do recommend it.

Thank turky160
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Just open your bag and dig in, its messy but its sooo good, we had the garlic butter sauce and it was just amazing, everything was fresh and tasted delicious

Thank NadiaChi2
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Good fun place to go for dinner, food is super fresh and delicious - the lobster tails were my favourite, although everything was really good. A bit of a trek out of the city if you're a tourist but definitely worth it. An Uber from...More

Thank jamesk7901
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Noisy, casual, high -energy, fun place to dine. Everything is ala-carte; by the pound or the piece. Shellfish comes in the shell which means you have to work for your dinner, but it is well worth it. Most items are reasonable but also some items...More

1  Thank Steven H
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

We stopped here because it was priced below some of the other seafood places. It’s not in a bad part of town, parking is on the street. We were here at 3, do we had no problems getting in. Service was great. Prices aren’t bad...More

1  Thank Cynthia S
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

My family and I were celebrating my uncle’s birthday and he wanted to go to the Angry Crab. This was a great choice, because we all were full after eating the boiled shrimp, crab legs, corn, spicy sausage and something new that I’ve never had...More

2  Thank T_Smith2011
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Part of the experience the Angry crab is the noise and tightness of the eating space. You are meant to get down and dirty with a bag of tasty seafood. Don’t wear nice clothes. Although you get a bib you will come out smelling like...More

1  Thank t_frank_w
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Google it and call I;m not sure of exact address But Its on Lincoln And very good!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5665 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL 60659-4957
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-784-6848
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