Delmar, Delaware: Big Crab

The crab is posed hanging in the air, its claws dangling downward toward where people stand for snapshots. Suitable for looking-upward-in-alarm photos.

Address:
8829 Waller Rd, Delmar, DE
Directions:
In front of the Old Mill Crab House. West edge of town, on the south side of Hwy 54/Delmar Rd, just west of its intersection with Waller Rd. About a hundred feet north of the Maryland state line.
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Giant crab.

Big Crab

A giant crustacean dangles in front of the Old Mill Crab House restaurant.

[Laurie Zambrano, 06/04/2016]
Big Crab

I'm from Delaware, and I drive there every summer to visit relatives that still live there. Every year, I pass through Delmar and drive by the Old Mill Crab House, which is a small, locally-owned seafood place. There's a giant red crab out front. I don't know the history of it, just that people take pictures in front of it all the time. The restaurant makes amazing hush puppies, so I guess it's worth it to go out of your way to see the crab.

[Ben Perdue, 12/04/2015]

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