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Mar 26, 2010 09:08 AM

Where to get blue crab or golden crab?

Don't get me wrong: I love stone crabs. But when stone crabs go out of season, where do you go to eat Florida's other crabs, like the blue and the golden? Which variety do you prefer?

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  1. I love blues more that stone crabs.
    Rustic Inn
    4331 Ravenswood Road,
    Fort Lauderdale, FL‎ - (954) 584-1637‎

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    1. re: 2top

      Thanks, 2top. I did know about Rustic Inn; they've been around forever. ;)

      Where do you buy crab that you cook at home, or do you?

      1. re: culinarynomad

        Captain Jim's Seafood
        12950 West Dixie Highway, North Miami, FL 33161-4810
        (305) 892-2812‎

    2. Riggins crab house in Lantana.

      1. A few days ago Altamare on South Beach tweeted that they had brought in 50 lbs of golden crab. I think they have it pretty regularly.

        1. Anyone know Seafood Market in Broward / Palm Beach where I can get truly jumbo live blue crabs (male "whales" over 6" wide)?

          I love boiling up my own crab feast but the small and mediums you mostly see around are just a little too much work for what you "net" (NPI).

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          1. re: CFByrne

            u can try triar market in hollywood

            1. re: CFByrne

              Try Pop's Fish Market on Hillsborough Blvd East of 95 west of dixie,

              Or try Old Dixie Seafood in Boca Raton, on Dixie High way Betweem Yamato Rd and Hidden Valley(North of Yamato Rd on Dixie Hwy)

              Pop's Fish Market
              Deerfield Beach, FL, Deerfield Beach, FL

              1. re: CFByrne

                Captain Franks in Boynton Beach.


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