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Apr 29, 2010 06:17 PM

We got soft shell crabs yet, or what?

SSC season is pretty much here! WooHOO!!!

Where are your favorites?

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  1. I had an awesome soft shell crab dish tonight (!) at Fatty Crab, 2 fried soft shell crabs with thai flavors served over rice- nice heat level, cooled off by a generous cilantro salad. The menu puts it at "MP." Market price tonight was $24. Really a great deal considering how awesome the happy hour drink menu is. Picklebacks, pbr and soft shell crab!

    Fatty Crab
    643 Hudson St, New York, NY 10014

    1. I saw them for sale at Wild Edibles in the GC Marketplace on Monday. They were ludicrously expensive ($9 a crab I think!!), but that means they're starting to roll in.

      Where can I get a good soft shell crab sandwich?

      Wild Edibles
      Grand Central Terminal, New York, NY 10017

      1. Cantoon Garden, or whatever they call it now. Elizabeth b/w canal bayard.

        1. Had them Sunday at Oceana terrific. Crispy and meaty, with blood orange hollandaise sauce too. Yummy yummz.

          120 W 49th St, New York, NY 10020

          1. Cafe d'Alsace had a excellent softshell app. in garlic, butter and lemon!

            Cafe d'Alsace
            1695 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10128