Crab's Claw Inn

full service restaurant and bar

Hours today: 10:00am - 11:55pm

Welcome to the Crab's Claw Inn, one of the best restaurants in Lavallette, New Jersey! Don't just take our word for it, we were nominated for a TASTE Award for Outstanding Restaurant in the Bar/Pub category. Located on the northbound side of Route 35 (Grand Central Avenue), we have been serving fantastic seafood and an extensive list of bottled and draft beers to our patrons for decades. Our professional chefs prepare a menu that is sure to satisfy our local clientele and seasonal tourists a like. The Crab's Claw Inn is open year-round and is dedicated to providing great food to our local patrons as one of the best restaurants Lavallette New Jersey has to offer. Our varied menu of seafood, burgers, and landlubber dishes means that we can either serve up something new every time you come in or have your usual ready for you cooked to your specifications.At the Crab's Claw we pride ourselves on our extensive bar menu, which puts us atop many lists of the best restaurants in Lavalette NJ. Our wine list has many of your favorites available by the glass and many more available by the bottle, including sparkling wines and dessert wines. Our beer lists is among the best in the area! Alongside an extensive American selection we have an international variety that is beyond compare. From Denmark to Italy to Germany to Vietnam, we can provide you with a tour around the world one bottle at a time.Come on in to The Crab's Claw Inn tonight and enjoy a meal in our warm, friendly atmosphere. Whether alone, with family, or hanging out with friends, we can guarantee a great night at one of the best restaurants Lavalette New Jersey has.

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Tap List - 9


Alltech Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale

Alltech Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale

American Strong Ale8.2% ABV19 IBU

AlltechLexington, KY

Pint: $7.50Pilsner: $6.50

Aged up to six weeks in freshly decanted bourbon barrels gives this beer subtlety smooth yet robust flavors of vanilla and oak!

Carton 077XX

Carton 077XX

Double IPA7.8% ABV80 IBU

Carton Brewing CoAtlantic Highlands, NJ

Pint: $7.50Pilsner: $6.50

A double IPA perfect for adding fuel to the fire of a dinner, a game, or an idea, drink it when your night matters

Citizen Cider Dirty Mayor

Citizen Cider Dirty Mayor

Common Cider5.2% ABV10 IBU

Citizen CiderBurlington, VT

Pint: $7.25Pilsner: $6.25

The mayor likes his cider with a ginger nip, so in our current effort to ensure local harmony and diplomacy we offer this cider up to the mayor and his fellow citizens.

Forgotten Boardwalk Pocket Trick

Forgotten Boardwalk Pocket Trick

Double IPA8.5% ABV39 IBU

Forgotten BoardwalkCherry Hill, NJ

Pint: $7.50Pilsner: $6.50

An intensely hoppy pale ale with minimal malt character, designed to showcase its strong hop flavors.

Founders Solid Gold

Founders Solid Gold

American Lager4.4% ABV20 IBU

Founders Brewing CompanyGrand Rapids, MI

Pint: $7.25Pilsner: $6.25

Solid Gold is a drinkable premium lager brewed with the highest quality ingredients.

Gigantic Ginormous

Gigantic Ginormous

Double IPA8.8% ABV100 IBU

Gigantic Brewing CompanyPortland, OR

Pint: $7.50Pilsner: $6.50

An intensely hoppy pale ale with minimal malt character, designed to showcase its strong hop flavors.

Grey Sail Captain's Daughter

Grey Sail Captain's Daughter

Double IPA8.5% ABV69 IBU

Grey Sail Brewing of Rhode IslandWesterly, RI

Pint: $7.50Pilsner: $6.50

Aggressively hopped with Mosaics out of the Pacific Northwest , giving the Captain's Daughter a strong aroma and flavor of tropical and stone fruits.

Jughandle 4057 IPA

Jughandle 4057 IPA

American IPA4.8% ABV20 IBU

JughandleTinton Falls, NJ

Pint: $7.25Pilsner: $6.25

A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.

Kane Whole Cone

Kane Whole Cone

American IPA7.1% ABV20 IBU

Kane Brewing CompanyOcean Township, NJ

Pint: $7.50Pilsner: $6.50

A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.

Bottle List - 11


Alpine Windows Up

Alpine Windows Up

American IPA7.0% ABV70 IBU

Alpine Beer CompanyAlpine, CA

12 oz: $6.25

This IPA is slightly dank and resinous. Enjoy its piney aromas and tropical notes from a blend of Citra and Mosaic hops.

Anderson Valley G&T Gose

Anderson Valley G&T Gose

Gose4.2% ABV1 IBU

Anderson Valley Brewing CompanyBoonville, CA

12 oz: $6

Sour beer, reminiscent of a classic gin & tonic- juicy lemon-lime tartness & slightly peppery

Carton Boat Beer

Carton Boat Beer

Session Ale4.2% ABV35 IBU

Carton Brewing CoAtlantic Highlands, NJ

16 oz: $7.50

Boat Beer is designed to be complex enough to merit drinking a few without being crippled by alcohol. Kolsch yeast and German malts are combined to be crisp and refreshing, while a generous amount of American hops have been added to keep it remarkable.

Carton Raise

Carton Raise

American IPA7.5% ABV28 IBU

Carton Brewing CoAtlantic Highlands, NJ

16 oz: $7.50

A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.

East Coast Beach Haus Cruiser IPA

East Coast Beach Haus Cruiser IPA

American IPA7.0% ABV51 IBU

East Coast Beer CompanyPoint Pleasant Beach, NJ

12 oz: $5

A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.

Gueuzerie Tilquin Oude Gueuze A L'Ancienne 2015

Gueuzerie Tilquin Oude Gueuze A L'Ancienne 2015

Gueuze6.4% ABV19 IBU

Gueuzerie TilquinBelgium

25 oz: $25

A sour, balanced, highly carbonated, and very refreshing Belgian wheat beer.

Lord Hobo Angelica

Lord Hobo Angelica

American Wheat Beer6.5% ABV20 IBU

Lord Hobo Brewing Co.Woburn, MA

12 oz: $6.50

This ale pairs the bready, tangy, & elegant sweetness of a wheat beer with the juicy, tropical fruit characteristics of Mosaic hops.

Omnipollo Lustro

Omnipollo Lustro

Double IPA8.0% ABV28 IBU

OmnipolloStockholm, Sweden

12 oz: $7.25

An intensely hoppy pale ale with minimal malt character, designed to showcase its strong hop flavors.

Tröegs Crimson Pistil (Bravo & Cascade Dry Hop)

Tröegs Crimson Pistil (Bravo & Cascade Dry Hop)

American IPA6.2% ABV19 IBU

Tröegs Brewing CompanyHarrisburg, PA

12 oz: $6.25

A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.

Westbrook Gose

Westbrook Gose

Gose4.0% ABV5 IBU

Westbrook Brewing Co.Mt Pleasant, SC

12 oz: $5.75

This is our interpretation of Gose (pronounced “Gose-uh”), a traditional German-style sour wheat beer brewed with coriander and salt. Once nearly extinct, this very refreshing style is making a comeback.

Wolffer Estate Vineyard No. 139 Dry Rose

Wolffer Estate Vineyard No. 139 Dry Rose

Fruit Cider6.9% ABV10 IBU

Wolffer Estate VineyardSagaponack, NY

10.1 oz: $7.25

Like a dry wine with complex flavors. The apple character marries with the added fruit to create a balanced flavor.

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Decadent Passiflora IPA

Decadent Passiflora IPA

Double IPA6.8% ABV25 IBU

Decadent AlesMamaroneck, NY

An intensely hoppy pale ale with minimal malt character, designed to showcase its strong hop flavors.

Dogfish Head Lupu-Luau

Dogfish Head Lupu-Luau

American IPA7.3% ABV40 IBU

Dogfish Head Craft BreweryMilton, DE

The result? A lupulin-loaded, coconut-centric ale. Our Lupu-Luau IPA

Evil Twin I Plan On Writing A Novel About This IPA

Evil Twin I Plan On Writing A Novel About This IPA

American IPA5.8% ABV24 IBU

Evil Twin BrewingBrooklyn, NY

A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.

Maine Peeper

Maine Peeper

American Pale Ale5.5% ABV45 IBU

Maine Beer CompanyFreeport, ME

Dry, clean and well balanced with a generous dose of American hops.

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