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


21st Amendment Terrible Idea

21st Amendment Terrible Idea

American IPA7.4% ABV24 IBU

21st Amendment BrewerySan Francisco, CA

Pint: $7.50Pilsner: $6.50

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

Barrier Co Money

Barrier Co Money

American IPA7.3% ABV29 IBU

Barrier Brewing CoOceanside, NY

Pint: $7.50Pilsner: $6.50

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

Bell's Oberon Ale

Bell's Oberon Ale

American Wheat Ale5.8% ABV

Bell's BreweryComstock , MI

Pint: $7.50Pilsner: $6.50

Refreshing blend of wheat & light fruit aromas, with citrusy & herbal hop notes.

Carton S S Hief

Carton S S Hief

Double IPA8.4% ABV35 IBU

Carton Brewing CoAtlantic Highlands, NJ

Pint: $7.50Pilsner: $6.50

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

Forgotten Boardwalk Funnel Cake

Forgotten Boardwalk Funnel Cake

Cream Ale5.5% ABV36 IBU

Forgotten BoardwalkCherry Hill, NJ

Pint: $7.50Pilsner: $6.50

A "Boardwalk Ale" that tastes creamy and smooth with a hint of vanilla!

Jughandle Mosaic

Jughandle Mosaic

American Pale Ale5.2% ABV52 IBU

JughandleTinton Falls, NJ

Pint: $7.50Pilsner: $6.50

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

Kane Head High

Kane Head High

American IPA6.5% ABV62 IBU

Kane Brewing CompanyOcean Township, NJ

Pint: $7.75Pilsner: $6.75

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

Kane Indicators

Kane Indicators

American IPA7.4% ABV30 IBU

Kane Brewing CompanyOcean Township, NJ

Pint: $7.75Pilsner: $6.75

Brewed with Golden Promise, Honey malt and Oats and hopped with Citra, Galaxy, and Waimea.

Oskar Blues Hotbox Coffee Porter

Oskar Blues Hotbox Coffee Porter

American Porter6.5% ABV30 IBU

Oskar Blues BreweryLyons, CO

Pint: $7.50Pilsner: $6.50

A complex, malty dark beer with a lightly burnt character.

Bottle List - 16


Abita Purple Haze

Abita Purple Haze

Fruit Beer4.2% ABV13 IBU

Abita Brewing Co.Abita Springs, LA

12 oz: $7

A crisp American-style wheat beer sweetened with raspberries for a delicious fruity profile.

Anderson Valley Holy Gose

Anderson Valley Holy Gose

Gose4.2% ABV45 IBU

Anderson Valley Brewing CompanyBoonville, CA

12 oz: $6

A refreshing tart and fruity wheat ale with a salt character

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.

Cigar City Guayabera Citra Pale Ale

Cigar City Guayabera Citra Pale Ale

American Pale Ale5.5% ABV42 IBU

Cigar City BrewingTampa, FL

12 oz: $6.25

We at Cigar City feel the same reverence and appreciation for the guayabera that we do for the Citra hop varietal.

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 Guezerie Tilquin a l'Ancienne

Gueuzerie Tilquin Guezerie Tilquin a l'Ancienne

Gueuze5.0% ABV20 IBU

Gueuzerie TilquinBelgium

25 oz: $25

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

Left Hand Belgian Dubbel Nitro

Left Hand Belgian Dubbel Nitro

Belgian Dubbel7.3% ABV25 IBU

Left Hand Brewing CompanyLongmont, CO

16 oz: $8

A moderately strong Trappist ale with rich malty flavors and a color of reddish-copper

Marz Jungle Boogie

Marz Jungle Boogie

American Wheat Beer5.5% ABV39 IBU

Marz BrewingChicago, IL

16 oz: $7.75

Jungle Boogie is an American Wheat beer with just enough complex malt character to balance the Mosaic hops and fruity Rooibos tea flavors.

New England Downeast Cider House

New England Downeast Cider House

New England Cider5.0% ABV27 IBU

New EnglandBOSTON, MA

12 oz: $6.25

Substantial body and character. This is a cider made with characteristic New England apples for relatively high acidity, with adjuncts to raise alcohol levels.

Oskar Blues Hotbox Coffee Porter

Oskar Blues Hotbox Coffee Porter

American Porter6.5% ABV30 IBU

Oskar Blues BreweryLyons, CO

12 oz: $6.75

A complex, malty dark beer with a lightly burnt character.

Oskar Blues Ten FIDY

Oskar Blues Ten FIDY

Imperial Stout10.5% ABV65 IBU

Oskar Blues BreweryLyons, CO

12 oz: $7.25

This titanic, immensely viscous stout is loaded with inimitable flavors of chocolate-covered caramel and coffee and hide a hefty 98 IBUs underneath the smooth blanket of malt.

Pipeworks Very Berry Abduction

Pipeworks Very Berry Abduction

Sweet Stout10.5% ABV20 IBU

Pipeworks Brewing Co.Chicago, IL

22 oz: $15

A very dark, full-bodied stout with creamy notes that soften its roasted, coffee-flavored qualities.

Port High Tide

Port High Tide

American IPA6.5% ABV25 IBU

Port Brewing CompanySan Marcos, CA

16 oz: $7.50

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

Troegs Hop Knife Harvest Ale

Troegs Hop Knife Harvest Ale

American IPA6.8% ABV87 IBU

Tröegs Brewing CompanyHarrisburg, PA

12 oz: $6.50

Our HopCyclone process creates a spiral of hop dispersal during fermentation, releasing a bounty of citrus, resin & tropical aromas.

Two Roads Ok2berfest

Two Roads Ok2berfest

Märzen5.8% ABV

Two Roads Brewing CompanyStratford, CT

12 oz: $6.50

It possesses a smooth, toasty malt profile with a crisp character of traditional German hops.

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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Evil Twin Every Day, Once A Day, Give Yourself An IPA

Evil Twin Every Day, Once A Day, Give Yourself An IPA

Double IPA9.0% ABV40 IBU

Evil Twin BrewingBrooklyn, NY

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

Jughandle Galazy

Jughandle Galazy

American IPA6.4% ABV26 IBU

JughandleTinton Falls, NJ

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

Last Wave Golden Hour IPA

Last Wave Golden Hour IPA

American IPA6.0% ABV25 IBU

Last Wave BreweryPoint Pleasant Beach, NJ

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

Stillwater Action Bronson 7000

Stillwater Action Bronson 7000

Mixed-Fermentation Sour Beer5.0% ABV1 IBU

Stillwater Artisanal AlesBaltimore, MD

A wild-fermented beer containing funky sour flavors and a variety of aromas

Stone W00tstout

Stone W00tstout

Imperial Stout11.5% ABV45 IBU

Stone Brewing Escondido, CA

For this righteously flavorful imperial stout, we upped the barrel-aging quotient for 2015, adding to the mix a version of last year’s vintage that we aged in bourbon barrels for a year.

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