Crabtonite

A seafood eatery that specialises in crab
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Time Out Says

Crabtonite is a new spot at The Pearl-Qatar with fun signboards, a Pac Man arcade machine and messages all over the walls. It’s not a massive space and gets filled pretty quickly, even on weekdays.

The menu is pretty straightforward – we opt for our choice of seafood, sauce to go along, level of spice we can handle and that’s about it. There are a few additional sides, pastas and starters. The calamari strips are crunchy and delicious and also gone in a matter of few seconds. We skip straight to the mains. Once we don our bibs, gloves and plastic sleeve protectors (and kitchen tissues), we’re ready to dig in. The shrimps arrive in a small bucket in a bag full of lemon garlic pepper cream. Going for the spiciest option may not have been the wisest decision, but we chug water and keep going. The king crab legs are some of the biggest we’ve seen and the original Cajun sauce is brilliant.

The quality of seafood is high and the option to choose spice levels is exactly what is needed. The gloves and bib do not completely protect us, but the experience is completely worth it. If you don’t want to embarrass yourself, there’s delivery and takeaway, too.

We have some advice. Wear something you don’t care about getting dirty because you are going to drop your food. But we’re not complaining. Our only regret is we can’t say we’re having crab tonight, every night (geddit?).

WHAT IS IT...
A seafood eatery that specialises in crab

WHY GO...
For tasty shellfish in a fun setting

28 Nov 2019

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Details

Payment OptionsCash, Credit Card
CuisinesSeafood
Dress CodeCasuals
11:00 AM to 11:59 PM
Sunday: 11:00 AM to 11:59 PMMonday: 11:00 AM to 11:59 PMTuesday: 11:00 AM to 11:59 PMWednesday: 11:00 AM to 11:59 PMThursday: 11:00 AM to 11:59 PMFriday: 11:00 AM to 11:59 PMSaturday: 11:00 AM to 11:59 PM
Show number 5029 9660
Doha, The Pearl-Qatar, Porto Arabia Drive, Doha, Qatar

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