It’s time to go under the sea in honor of National Crab Day on Saturday, March 9, 2019, where seafood lovers can get their fix of their favorite crustacean at a myriad of local haunts around the city. Whether hungry guests are looking to dine out for brunch or dinner, Atlanta’s most exquisite restaurants are pulling out all the stops including: Crab Cakes Benedict from Dantanna’s Buckhead, Blue Crab Mango Salad from Bully Boy, STK Atlanta’s steaks served “Oscar” style, Fúdo’s Escape Roll, and much more.
Head to Dantanna’s for Crab Cakes Benedict
Brunch lovers are invited to celebrate National Crab Day during a Buckhead brunch with Dantanna’s Crab Cakes Benedict. Served only at the Buckhead location every Saturday and Sunday from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m., crab lovers can dive into Executive Chef Brad Parker’s coveted creation of lump crab meat, seasoned with Old Bay and lemon, pan seared and topped with poached eggs and hollandaise.
As if that wasn’t enough, guests can also take advantage of Dantanna’s Build-Your-Own-Mimosa Bar, where imbibers can choose a Chandon Brut, Sweet Star or Sparkling Rosé and build-your masterpiece with the selection of juices, purées and fresh fruit, or, guests can mix and mingle and enjoy Dantanna’s mimosa flights.
Dantanna’s Buckhead is located at the Shops around Lenox, 3400 Around Lenox Rd NE #304, Atlanta, GA 30326, and Dantanna’s Downtown is located at 1 CNN Center #269, Atlanta, GA 30303. For more information, visit www.dantannas.com or call 404.760.8873. Stay connected on Twitter and Instagram at @dantannas.
Hit the BeltLine at TWO urban licks for Hush Puppies
Diners looking for a unique twist on National Crab Day can get their fix with TWO urban licks’ Hush Puppies created by Executive Chef Michael Bertozzi. Stuffed with crab, trinity, and served with an Old Bay aioli, these infamous Hush Puppies are available just off the BeltLine every Monday-Sunday during TWO’s dinner service.
For reservations and more information, call 404.522.4622 or visit twourbanlicks.com. Located at 820 Ralph McGill Blvd NE, Atlanta, GA 30306, the haunt not only known for its American dishes, but also live music. Stay connected on Instagram at @twourbanlicks and Twitter at @2UrbanLicks and on Facebook at @TWOUrbanLicks.
Get Coastal Cuisine – Crab Mango Salad & More at Bully Boy
Crab lovers can head to Bully for National Crab Day and sink their teeth into Chef Michael Bertozzi’s Blue Crab Mango Salad served with blue crab, jicama, green papaya, charred green bean and a jerk vinaigrette. The new hotspot located on Atlanta’s BeltLine is earning rave reviews for its Eastern seaboard fare from farms, rivers and coastal waters. Guests are invited to sit back, relax, listen to great music and pair the cuisine with Bully Boy’s curated cocktail list and local and coastal craft brews.
For more information, visit, www.bullyboyatl.com, or call 678-904-5607. Located at 828 Ralph McGill Blvd NE, Atlanta, GA 30306 the beltline restaurant opens for dinner at 5 p.m. every day. Stay connected on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram @bullyboyatl.
Spend National Crab Day at Fúdo in Chamblee
It’s always a great time for sushi, and in honor of National Crab Day on Saturday, March 9, diners can get their full crab and sushi fix with Fúdo’s Escape Roll. Offering a “food with no limits” mentality, the Escape Roll is served with soft shell crab, lump crab, asparagus, avocado, and tobiko wrapped in squid ink rice and spicy aioli. Reservations are recommended for this commodity, as Fúdo only serves ten Escape Rolls each day.
To make a reservation or for more information, visit www.fudoatl.com or call 678.691.7088. Fúdo is located at 5070 Peachtree Blvd Suite A100 Chamblee, GA 30341. Stay connected on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram @FudoATL.
Ride the Surf & Turf Sushi Wave at Park Tavern This National Crab Day
After taking a stroll around Piedmont Park, foodies are encouraged to celebrate National Crab Day with a boat load of sushi. Whether guests prefer the Surf & Turf with King Crab and Wagyu beef, the Rainbow Roll, the Dragon Roll, or Emperor Roll and more, diners can pick and choose which crab-inspired fresh, flown in daily from Hawaii sushi roll is their favorite.
For more information, visit www.parktavern.com or call 404.249.0001. Stay connected on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat at @parktavern.
Imbibe and Enjoy National Crab Day at STK Atlanta
STK Atlanta invites steak lovers to celebrate National Crab Day “Oscar” style. From the Filet, New York Strip, Bone-In Filet and more, hungry guests looking to celebrate National Crab Day to the fullest can top their perfectly seared steak with Alaskan King Crab, also known as, “Oscar” style. While noshing on Executive Chef Thomas Mikesell’s mouthwatering steaks, fresh seafood platters, and more, guests can sip in style and take advantage of STK’s extensive handcraft cocktail, savory wine, and beer list.
For more information or to make a reservation, visit www.stkhouse.com or call 404-793-0144. STK Atlanta is located at 1075 Peachtree Street in Midtown Atlanta on the corner of Peachtree and 12th Streets in the 12th & Midtown development. Stay connected on Twitter and Instagram at @eatstk #stkatlanta, or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/eatSTKAtlanta/.
Cozy Up at The Shed This National Crab Day
Take a trip to bustling Glenwood Park for dinner to celebrate National Crab Day with The Shed’s Crab Cakes appetizer created by Executive Chef Quintles Swain. Served with local sprouts and mustard sauce, diners can begin their night out with the favorite seafood dish, paired with The Shed’s impressive wine on tap, barrel aged classics, shaken stirred, muddled and strained cocktails, draught, bottled and canned cold brews, and much more.
For more information, visit http://www.theshedatglenwood.com/ or call 404.835.4363. The Shed at Glenwood is located at 475 Bill Kennedy Way SE, Atlanta, GA 30316. Stay connected on Facebook and on Instagram at @theshedatglenwood and on Twitter at @TheShed1.