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Welcome to Capital Crab, where the crab party never stops! We serve up the freshest Maryland blue crab in the DMV area, sourced straight from the Chesapeake Bay. Whether it's a backyard bash or a corporate event, we've got you covered. Our food truck brings the feast to you, with hot crabs and buttery corn on the menu.

We work closely with you to create a custom crab experience that fits your vibe perfectly. With our dedicated team handling the details, you can relax and enjoy the festivities. Turn your event into a crab-tastic extravaganza

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Crab Lovers Speak!
"Loved the large blue crabs!!!" Erin M.
"What a perfect Mother's Day treat!" Betty L.
"Prices are great. Food is even better." Jeanne F.
"This is by far the best crab house in D.C" Jamaal C.
"Some of the best crabs I've had!" Jerome B.
"Fantastic food with great service!" Amy P.
"Awesome spot in Chevy Chase for crabs!" Kate J.
"Great service and delicious food." Samanta C.
"Our guests raved about the food!" Christy G.
"Truly an amazing experience!!!!" Paul M.
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From casual gatherings to grand celebrations, we bring the authentic taste of Maryland's Chesapeake Bay straight to you!

Private Events

Elevate your private gatherings with our top-notch crab catering services. Whether it's a family reunion, birthday bash, or graduation party, we bring the crab feast right to your door.

Food truck

Invite our food truck to your next event. Whether it's a wedding, festival, or gathering, our mobile crab shack adds a touch of excitement and flavor to any occasion.


Craving crab but prefer to dine at home? No problem! With our convenient pickup service, you can enjoy the taste of Maryland blue crab whenever the craving strikes.

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Explore the highlights of our past events

Food truck
Pre-cooked crabs.
Seasoned crab on table.
Seasoned crab on table.
Pile of crabs.
Tim, founder, serving crabs.
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