Visualisation of the refurbished Crab Shed Salcombe seafood restaurant

Visualisation of the refurbished Crab Shed

THe Crab Shed Salcombe for the finest fish and shellfish

You won't find fresher seafood anywhere else!

Crab Shed Salcombe - quayside seafood restaurant at the Fish Quay, Salcombe Harbour

Right on the water’s edge overlooking Salcombe harbour


In accordance with government guidelines, our restaurant will be closed temporarily from Thursday 5 November 2020. A very special thank you to all our customers over the summer -  your support has been fantastic and is very much appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back to Crab Shed Salcombe when we re-open on Friday 11 December. Until then, stay safe.

We are now taking bookings online for December and for the Christmas & New Year period.
Click here to visit our booking page>


Throughout November's lockdown, we'll continue to cook and hand-pick our delicious crab meat, brought to us by local fishing boats, which you can buy direct from us to enjoy at home. Click here to order crab meat online for home delivery or get in touch for local collections (email or call 01548 844506). Don't forget to take a look at our Blog for recipes and serving suggestions!

Safety First
The safety and health of our staff and guests are uppermost in our minds; please be assured that we are adhering to government standards for hygiene protocols and social distancing measures. In the event of any changes in public health guidance, we'll post information here and on our Facebook and Instagram pages - please check back for announcements.


Welcome to Crab Shed Salcombe.

Crab Shed Salcombe is a vibrant quayside seafood restaurant on the beautiful South Devon coast. Perched right on the water’s edge overlooking Salcombe harbour, we serve the finest fish and shellfish. Our speciality is our own 100% hand-picked local crab meat, landed by local day boats then cooked and hand-picked by us right here on the quay. You won't find fresher seafood anywhere else!


Crab Shed Salcombe for seafood dining with great views over Salcombe harbour

Our quayside location right beside the Fish Quay offers seafood dining with great views over Salcombe harbour. Dine in our light and stylish yet relaxed restaurant or al fresco on the terrace and watch the fishing boats return with the day's catch.

We serve the best local, seasonal fish and shellfish specialising in our own Salcombe crab, landed, cooked and hand-picked right here.

We open daily for coffee from 10:30am, lunch from 12 to 2:30pm and dinner from 6 to 8.30pm.


Our fresh crab, sustainably harvested from the Salcombe crab fishery by local day fishing boats, is landed on the quayside right by Crab Shed Salcombe.

We cook and then hand-pick the crab on site, to produce crab meat of the very best quality and freshness.

As well as supplying Crab Shed Salcombe restaurant, we supply discerning customers - both trade and retail - across South Devon.


Food Blogger Lucy Tomlinson shares her super Thai crab cake recipe with us.

We teamed up with Lucy Tomlinson, food blogger for a crab chat and to taste her delicious crab recipes.

New Crab&Go takeaway service opens on Friday 19th June

The Crab Shed Salcombe hand picked local crab served on the quayside

Open 7 days.  Coffee from 10:30am. Lunch 12-2:30pm. Dinner 6-9pm.Crab Shed Salcombe restaurant is closed from 5th November in accordance with government guidelines. To make a booking, please follow this link to see our booking page. Call, email or use the form below for other enquiries.

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