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Red Roost---Is it worth the detour?

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On our way from Philly to Ocean City, MD. Is the Red Roost worth a detour for their crabs and fried chicken? Thank you!

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  1. I don't know if its worth a detour but its a fun place. It's set up in an old chicken coop so its laid back with a fun atmosphere. The chicken is pretty good and so are the crabs. The rest of the food was ok, nothing you can't find anywhere else.

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    1. re: cooperc

      We ended up going to On The Bay in OC and it was exactly what I was looking for. Steamed crabs, wonderful french fries, and very fresh cole slaw. It is really just a shack with picnic tables. Lots of fun and delicious.