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Check out this incredible review by Amy A., a local elementary school student. She writes for her school newspaper and recently visited us for Dinner. Kudos, Amy, and thank you for such a great review! We're delighted you enjoyed your visit so much!


A RESTAURANT REVIEW
by Amy A.
Barton Elementary School, Lake Worth, FL

"Dive in while we get the facts on Riggins Crabhouse. It's right down the road from Barton Elementary School. All the most marvelous seafood you could ever eat is right there at Riggins! The first thing I want to mention about Riggins is the beautiful décor. There are many aquariums and sea related features throughout the restaurant. When we are seated I notice something you don't see everyday ... paper table cloths! Why paper? This is because paper is not harmful to the environment of many sea animals such as crabs.

reviewJoni was our waitress, and she was very nice. The first thing she did was give us menus and take our drink order. I ordered the lemonade. When our drinks arrived at the table I took a sip of my lemonade and mmm ... it was the best lemonade ever! While I sat and looked at the menu I could hear the beautiful harmonies of music in the background. While looking at the menu I noticed an interesting thing. I saw the initials MP. This stands for market price. That means that the price of something, such as crabs, may be different from time to time - depending on how many crabs are available at the market. Now it is time for us to order our food. We order chicken nachos and crab stuffed mushrooms for appetizers. When the food arrived I dove right in and all can say is "mind blowing". Our main courses arrived and everything was totally delicious. There is one more thing that made Riggins even better… and that is the DESSERT! I ordered the chocolate fudge volcano cake which comes with ice cream & whipped cream around it. Mmm too good to be true!

After dessert I met the owner Danny. He gave me a tour of the kitchen. It was crowded, with a few cooks and lots of fish and crabs. He shared some interesting facts with me about crabs. I learned that live crabs should stay at 41 degrees or lower in the refrigerator. Male crabs have blue colored claws and female crabs have red claws that look like red nail polish! Crabs are very interesting and taste good!
I had such a great time at Riggins Crabhouse. You should go there and try their wonderful, wonderful food. Danny even gave me my own Riggins tee shirt! If you love crabs and seafood, then you'll love Riggins Crabhouse! It's the BEST!"



Absolutely my favorite south Florida restaurant! All of my kids buy me gift cards for Christmas, birthday, etc. so I can enjoy it as often as possible!
- Brian W., Coral Springs, FL

I grew up in Maryland. Riggins is our go-to place for a real crabcake! Always good!
- Char G., Tequesta, FL

We come to Riggins every year for my birthday! The food and service is always excellent! Thanks!
- Carol R.,Boca Raton, FL

Always fresh food! Keep it up!
- Nancy D., Boynton Beach, FL

We are planning a trip to the area to celebrate our 47th anniversary. I was raised in Maryland and we both love Maryland crab cakes.
Thinking of your restaurant for that special night.
- Janice S, The Villages, FL

Love it love it GARLIC CRABS ALL U CAN EAT LIVE HERE ALL YR ROUND COME IN ALOT, AND BRING OUT OF TOWNERS
- Andrea L, Delray Beach, FL

This was my first visit here. I am from Maryland. My family and myself absolutely enjoyed the food and the hospitality. Best seafood hands down! I felt as if I was back in Maryland enjoying the delicious food. Our server Joni, was the best! Thank you!
- Jennifer G, West Palm Beach, FL

We love your restaurant! We are from Maryland and yours are the most authentic MD crabs we've found in Florida. thank you!!!
- Robert W., Saint Cloud, FL

Simply love all of your crabs !!!!!
- Claude, Port St. Lucie, FL

I love it!
- Shari L., Boynton Beach, FL

Coming for dinner tonight for my birthday!
- Howard P., Boynton Beach, FL

a delight to be there and enjoy the food
- Rosalie S., Delray Beach, FL

You guys really know how to steam crabs. We come from MD and feel right at home eating steamed crabs at Riggins!!
- Sally G., Delray Beach, FL

I am from Md. But have lived here for over 40 yrs. We have been going to another crab house here in Broward over the years but recently was told about your place. We came on Mother's Day and without a doubt, yours are the best crabs I've had since I left Md. Will not be returning to that "other" place any time soon.
- Janet, Coral Springs, FL

I grew up across the bay from Annapolis, MD and your crabs are the best I have had in FL. I try to come at least once a month
- Susan C., Delray Beach, FL

We took my parents to dinner at Riggins and had the time of our lives! We loved their garlic crabs and crab cakes best.  We’ll be back again and again.
- Pam and Mike C., Lake Worth, FL

I’m from Maryland and like the fact that I can get the real deal when I visit my son here in Florida.  The fact that they use the male blue crabs is as authentic as it gets.
- Joe S.,  Baltimore, MD

The kids have a blast cracking open the crabs with mallets. It’s our favorite Thursday night event after soccer practice.
- Janice P., Lantana, FL

food and the service were both excellent. We will be returning. Your TV ad is great also - Brian and Florizel W., Lake Worth, FL

Jumbos were great and so was Morgan our server - Gene and Joan S., Davie, FL

From Maryland and love your crabs and atmosphere! We recommend you to all our friends. - Scott and Amy G., Boca Raton, FL

We love coming here. The food is delicious - Lee and Ron W., Boynton Beach, FL

Service was quick and friendly. Derrick our server was most helpful with our choices. Salad was delicious. Jumbo crabs and mussels excellent!-
Peggy and Joe B., Boca Raton, FL

This is our favorite crab place. Been coming here for over 10 years! - Shadd and Kasee V. Boynton Beach, FL

This is our 15 year old grandson’s favorite restaurant!- Peg M & Norm W., Lake Worth, FL

Excellent! We should have stopped in sooner. Thank You – John and Susan A., Wellington, FL

We are from Maryland- even live in Ocean City one summer. Loved the crabs, great dinner! - James and Barbie D., Boca Raton, FL

The garlic crabs were great! - Don and Lee P., Delray Beach, FL

The crabs were the best in the state of Florida! - Chuck S., Palm Bay, FL

We come here often. Always great food and service.- Sharon and Ray K., Lantana, FL


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