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Red Lobster Crab Fest 2023: Indulge in the Ultimate Seafood Extravaganza

If you are a seafood lover, you won’t want to miss the return of Crabfest® at Red Lobster®! For a limited time, you can enjoy a variety of crab dishes that will satisfy your cravings and make you feel like you’re at the seaside. Whether you prefer snow crab, king crab, or bairdi crab*, Red Lobster has something for everyone. Plus, you can choose from four mouthwatering flavors to top your crab: honey sriracha, roasted garlic butter, lemon pepper, or simply steamed. Here are some of the highlights of the Crabfest® menu that you can order online or enjoy in the restaurant.

New! Crabfest® Creations

These dishes feature a full pound of crab legs prepared your way over crispy potatoes. You also get a choice of side to complete your meal. You can choose from:

  • Snow Crab: Tender and sweet snow crab legs that are easy to crack and eat.
  • King Crab: The largest and most impressive of all crabs, with firm and succulent meat.
  • Bairdi Crab: A rare and premium crab that is prized for its sweet and delicate flavor.

New! Snow Crab & Oscar-Topped Steak

If you want to treat yourself to a surf and turf feast, this is the dish for you. You get a half pound of snow crab legs paired with your choice of steak topped with lump crab in a decadent garlic cream. You also get two sides to round out your plate.

New! Crabby Cheese Fries

For a cheesy and indulgent appetizer, try these seasoned fries topped with cheese sauce and lump crab in a garlic cream. They are perfect for sharing with your friends or family.

New! Family Snow Crab Meal Deal

If you want to enjoy Crabfest® at home with your loved ones, this is the deal for you. You get three pounds of snow crab with your favorite topping, served over crispy potatoes with your choice of a family-style side. You can feed up to four people with this generous offer.

Nutritional Information

Crab is not only delicious, but also nutritious. It is low in fat and calories, high in protein and omega-3 fatty acids, and rich in minerals like zinc, selenium, and copper. Here is a table that shows the nutritional content of some of the Crabfest® dishes (per serving):

Dish Calories Fat (g) Carbs (g) Protein (g)
Snow Crab Legs 160 2 0 32
King Crab Legs 260 4 0 52
Bairdi Crab Legs 200 3 0 40
Snow Crab & Oscar-Topped Steak 760 46 19 67
Crabby Cheese Fries 860 55 60 25


Crabfest® is back at Red Lobster®, and it’s better than ever. Don’t miss this opportunity to indulge in the ultimate seafood extravaganza with new and classic crab dishes. Whether you order online or dine in, you will be delighted by the quality and flavor of the crab at Red Lobster®. Hurry up and get crackin’ before Crabfest® is gone!