THE WONDERS OF THE BAY

WE BRING MARYLAND’S FRESHEST BLUE CRABS TO YOUR DOORSTEP JOIN NOW

WELCOME TO CRAB POT DEPOT ONLINE

A Maryland Blue Crab retailer.

Crab Pot Depot.com is a community supported fishery built on customer shares to provide the best of the exceptional Chesapeake Bay Blue Crabs available during the season.  Our goal is to give our customers a memorable and delicious culinary experience with one of Maryland’s renowned delicacies, while calling Crab Pot Depot-online your home for that Chesapeake connection.

Crab Pot Depot is founded on the basic principle of providing customers with Maryland’s freshest Blue Crabs, along with, other specific Chesapeake Bay seafood at a reasonable price.  As a local Maryland family growing up in “the World’s Crab Capital” we have the advantage to provide the best premium Blue Crabs available.  As a Community Supported Fishery (CSF), Crab Pot Depot mission is to provide: “Local food, from local places, from local people.” This is done through a “shares” model where success is built upon a mutual relationship between the company, supplier and consumer. We support responsible environmental stewardship that protect species and gives consumers healthy food. We intend to follow the storied legacy that places Chesapeake Bay seafood among the best in the world, simply by offering authentic Blue Crab shellfish enjoyed for generation.  Our family has decades of experience in the crab seafood industry. This is reflected in Crab Pot Depot owner’s traditional roots among the watermen/women who harvest the bounty to the folks who expertly prepare the Blue Crab delectable.

HOW CRAB SHARES WORK

YOU ENROLL

You’re enrollment of our Community Supported Fishery,(CSF)  entitles you to a “share” of the catch of one of our wonderfully crabbing families in Maryland of the Chesapeake Bay. We have shares in many shapes and sizes! Our watermen are able to maintain their livelihood and preserve the cultural and economic vitality of Maryland by your purchase of the crab shares program.

THE CATCH OF YOUR CRABS

We catch your crabs daily with lots of love and care. The crab’s are landed swiftly in Crisfield to our docks.  They are handled by our professional staff as they steam your daily catch to lock in freshness for the great buttery taste. 

DELIVER FROM DOCK TO DOOR

Every month during crabbing season, you get a shipment of wild Maryland Blue Crabs, seafood from the Chesapeake Bay delivered right to your door. Local deliveries in a 75 mile radius are made by one of our professional service stewards.

NEW RECIPES

ALL OF US AT THE CRAB CAPITAL OBSESS OVER THE BEST CRAB RECIPES. HERE ARE SOME OF OUR ALL-TIME FAVORITES AND NEW IDEAS.

Crab Quesadillas

Crab Quesadillas

4 flour tortillas 1 Tbs soft butter 1 cup shredded queso fresco, Monterey jack, or mild flavored, semi-soft cheese. 1-6 oz (170 g) can crab meat, d...
Hot Crab Dip

Hot Crab Dip

1 green bell pepper, diced 1 7 oz. (198 g) jar diced pimientos, drained (or one red bell pepper, diced) 1 Tbs dry English mustard 1 Tbs salt 1/2 ts...
Baked RockFish Stuffed with CrabMeat

Baked RockFish Stuffed with CrabMeat

Stuffing: 1/2 stick butter 1/4 cup flour 3 green onions, chopped 3 cups shrimp stock 1 lb. lump crabmeat 1 Tbs. Worcestershire sauce 1/4 tsp. salt ...