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Aug 20, 2009 09:37 AM

Where can I find some live blue crabs?

for whatever reason, I have a craving and it needs to be satisfied. Anyone know where I can buy live blue crabs? want to steam and dig into some at home.

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  1. try calling courthouse seafood- the market- in camb., or go to a chinatown market.other CHs will chip in i'm sure.

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    1. re: opinionatedchef

      Was just there Saturday and they had them. Live and kicking, both hardshell and soft.

    2. i have seen them at Reliable market in Union Sq and Super88. I would call them before I go, in case they may run out of it.

      1. Saw them at Super 88 in Allston today,l $3.99/lb.

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        1. thank you all!! craving successfully satisfied. not much roe in these crabs though but love the sweet meat.