Crab's Claw Inn

full service restaurant and bar

Hours today: 10:00am - 2:00am

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


Allagash Black

Allagash Black

Belgian Dark Strong Ale7.5% ABV10 IBU

Allagash Brewing CompanyPortland, ME

Pint: $7.50Pilsner: $6.50

The silky mouth feel is a great balance to the roasted character, coffee and dark chocolate notes expressed throughout this beer.

Carton Idipa

Carton Idipa

American IPA7.0% ABV70 IBU

Carton Brewing CoAtlantic Highlands, NJ

Pint: $7.50Pilsner: $6.50

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

Cigar City Maduro

Cigar City Maduro

American Brown Ale5.5% ABV25 IBU

Cigar City BrewingTampa, FL

Pint: $7.25Pilsner: $6.25

Maduro is higher in alcohol than the common English brown ale and features flaked oats in the malt bill which imparts a silky body and works to mesh the roasted, toasted and chocolate components together in Maduro’s complex malt profile.

Evil Twin I Think Therefore I Am - Erase & Rewind #14

Evil Twin I Think Therefore I Am - Erase & Rewind #14

American IPA6.6% ABV28 IBU

Evil Twin BrewingBrooklyn, NY

Pint: $7.75Pilsner: $6.75

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

Kane Imperial Sneakbox

Kane Imperial Sneakbox

Double IPA8.4% ABV30 IBU

Kane Brewing CompanyOcean Township, NJ

Pint: $7.75Pilsner: $6.75

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

Rogue Santa's Private Reserve Ale

Rogue Santa's Private Reserve Ale

American Amber Ale5.3% ABV65 IBU

Rogue Ales & SpiritsNewport, OR

Pint: $7.50Pilsner: $6.50

A moderate, hoppy beer with a distinct caramel malty flavor.

Stillwater Self Destruct

Stillwater Self Destruct

American IPA7.9% ABV30 IBU

Stillwater Artisanal AlesBaltimore, MD

Pint: $7.75Pilsner: $6.75

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

Stone Xocoveza

Stone Xocoveza

Milk Stout8.1% ABV50 IBU

Stone Brewing CoEscondido , CA

Pint: $8Pilsner: $7

Flavors of chocolate, cinnamon, nutmeg, chile pepper and coffee-infused milk stout was built to mimic the flavors of Mexican hot chocolate!

Tröegs Mad Elf (2017)

Tröegs Mad Elf (2017)

Belgian Dark Strong Ale11.0% ABV29 IBU

Tröegs Brewing CompanyHarrisburg, PA

Pint: $7.75Pilsner: $6.75

A very strong and complex Belgian ale full of dark fruit flavors

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.

Carton Beach Beer

Carton Beach Beer

American Pale Ale6.2% ABV30 IBU

Carton Brewing CoAtlantic Highlands, NJ

16 oz: $7.50

A refreshing session ale brewed with orange zest.

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.

Evil Twin Citra Sunshine Slacker

Evil Twin Citra Sunshine Slacker

American IPA4.5% ABV50 IBU

Evil Twin BrewingBrooklyn, NY

16 oz: $8

Despite his bitterness, lack of power and insuperable aversion to any kind of extravagant labor - he kind of has a charming charisma, and perhaps he is even loveable. Somehow we find him unbelievable irresistible and stimulating because he is one of the few that masters the ability to effortlessly impress with his sharp intelligence and make it look so damn easy.

Gigantic Whole In The Head

Gigantic Whole In The Head

Double IPA8.5% ABV28 IBU

Gigantic Brewing CompanyPortland, OR

22 oz: $12

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

Grey Sail Flying Jenny

Grey Sail Flying Jenny

American Pale Ale5.3% ABV54 IBU

Grey Sail Brewing of Rhode IslandWesterly, RI

12 oz: $5.75

An unfiltered extra pale ale crafted with five different malts and complimented by northwestern hops make this brew one to enjoy year-round.

Industrial Arts State Of The Art

Industrial Arts State Of The Art

American IPA7.3% ABV31 IBU

Industrial ArtsGarnerville, NY

16 oz: $7.75

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

Knee Deep Tahoe Deep

Knee Deep Tahoe Deep

Double IPA8.2% ABV34 IBU

Knee Deep BrewingAuburn, CA

16 oz: $7.50

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

Off Color Eille

Off Color Eille

Saison7.5% ABV15 IBU

Off Color BrewingChicago, IL

12 oz: $7

A Belgian ale that is most commonly pale, refreshing, moderately strong and finishes dry

Omnipollo Shploing!!

Omnipollo Shploing!!

American IPA7.0% ABV34 IBU

OmnipolloStockholm, Sweden

12 oz: $7.25

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: $6

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.

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Stone Ripper Pale Ale

Stone Ripper Pale Ale

American Pale Ale5.7% ABV40 IBU

Stone Brewing CoEscondido , CA

A moderate, refreshing ale with noticeable hop aroma balanced by supporting malt flavors.

Two Roads 2 Juicy

Two Roads 2 Juicy

Double IPA8.2% ABV65 IBU

Two Roads Brewing CompanyStratford, CT

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

Wyndridge Farm Barn Dog

Wyndridge Farm Barn Dog

American Porter7.2% ABV20 IBU

Wyndridge FarmDallastown, PA

Come and get it, old sport! Wyndridge Farm Brewing brings you Barn Dog, a farm-crafted chocolate vanilla imperial porter. Barn Dog is a good-natured, hard-working porter for a refined palate. Crafted with Madagascar vanilla beans and Ghana cacao nibs, Barn Dog is a rich, dark smooth, and exceptionally delicious brew. One sip and this porter will have you drooling and wagging your tail.

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