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Apr 13, 2008 04:24 AM
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Best crabcakes ever......

This is not the typical breaded and deep fried kind. This was one of the meatiest crab cakes I've had. Really divine. Sofitel Philadelphia - Lounge. haven't found another one like it.

Any other suggestions?

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  1. The best ever, IMHO, are those at the Farmhouse Restaurant in Avondale, PA. Not fried, jumbo crab, fresh and tasty, and bound together with a slight shrimp mousse, served with a light mustard sauce--the BEST!

    1. Haven't been there in a while, but Jake's in Manayunk has always served one of the best crab cakes in the area.

      1. I second Farmhouse Restaurant. It is located at Loch Nairn Golf club. Good rack of lamb too.

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        1. re: dfishhead

          Definitely The Farmhouse in Avondale for crabcakes. You can order them as a meal or add a crabcake to whatever you order. And yes the rack of lamb is incredible and their oyster stew.