Fancy Crab

(68 Reviews)
92 Wigmore Street, London, London, W1U 3RD
Seafood & Grills, Italian, British


Main course: £25
Food spend: £45

Opening hours

Monday: Closed
Tuesday to Thursday: 12.00 – 21.00
Friday & Saturday: 12.00 – 22.00
Sunday: 12.00 - 20.30.

Restaurant description

One of only a handful of restaurants in London serving the sought-after red king crab, Fancy Crab in Marylebone offers an innovative and exciting menu which highlights the versatility of their namesake meat. Along with the luxurious crab, the menu also includes a variety of fresh seafood, from oysters to octopus, fish and shellfish, making it a haven for seafood connoisseurs.

Taking pride of place at the back of the restaurant, signature red king crab leads the Fancy Crab menu. Expertly prepared, this luxurious dish can be served simply on ice or baked with butter and thyme. Elsewhere on the menu, find the likes of Singapore chilli crab, king crab burgers with fries and coleslaw, and king crab fettucine, while also offering salads, burgers, seafood and sides to match each main.

Downstairs at Fancy Crab restaurant, the bar offers a cosy retreat with booth seating. An array of wines and cocktails are on hand to complement the menu.

A unique restaurant, find Fancy Crab London on Wigmore Street, a short walk from Bond Street Tube Station.

Customer reviews for Fancy Crab
(based on 68 reviews)

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Recommended for

  • afternoon tea (2)
  • al fresco (2)
  • business (13)
  • child friendly (5)
  • dinner (42)
  • entertainment (7)
  • large parties (10)
  • lunch (30)
  • luxury (21)
  • private dining (13)
  • romantic (20)
  • trendy (18)
  • value (12)
  • views (1)
  • By Arun J from London
    27 December 2019

    Food was greasy. Not much crab on menu. Half Lobster not easy to eat. Too expensive.

  • By Andriana B from London
    27 December 2019

    Customer Service wasn’t great- once we finished our food we were ignored, not offered desserts or more drinks - the 12% is not justifiable. Food was ok but portions were quite small. Something different but wouldn’t visit again

  • By Ayeisha H from London
    23 December 2019

    What to say about the Fancy Crab! An amazing ambience with lovely decor. Incredibly friendly service, and a location that is covenient for all. We met Luis, one of the managers of Fancy Crab, who was warming, inviting and knowledgeable. He created an amazing setting that made us all feel comfortable and engaged. The food was wonderful. Classic seafood recipes with an interesting spin. The jersey rock oysters, scallop ceviche, salmon tartar and sirloin steak were big hits that left a desirable and awakened taste on the palate. A must go for any seafood enthusiast, or someone that enjoys a fun and atmospheric setting.

  • By Angelo W from London
    21 December 2019

    Albeit my party and I arrived 15 minutes late, the table was prepared on arrival despite the restaurant not being full. The small plates of bon bons and squid was okay but very bland in taste. The mains of crab linguine and singapore chilli crab was just standard - disappointed that the chill crab came in shell which was inconvenient and this was not explained upon ordering. There were also no condiments on the table and had to be requested. We were approached by various waitresses and waiters asking if we were okay but this is as far as service and to be charged a service of 12.5% I find quite extraordinary. The party and I agreed we would not be rushing back anytime soon.

  • By Nicky K from London
    21 December 2019

    I go to fancy crab often but this last visit I must say I didn’t enjoy as much as previous visits.

  • By Dreemy T from London
    17 December 2019

    Food was not great. Quite disappointed at the quality of the food. Drinks presentation was basic for the price paid. Generally overpriced for quality and what you get. Then only positive is the service and friendly waiter.

  • By Jacqueline W from Bow
    12 December 2019

    I booked because it was my friends birthday . We hadn't been before and was really looking forward to coming as my friend loves sea food . I must say we was not disappointed. The restaurant was looking amazing with all the Christmas decorations. We were served by a man who was very patient with us and very helpful.

  • By Yasmin M from London
    20 November 2019

    Beautifully decorated restaurant, food was great and they catered for lemon allergy with no issues. While the waiters were great with recommendations and very friendly the service was very slow. Waited over 20 mins for 2 glasses of champagne and were never offered extra drinks, they actually even took away the drinks menu. We only managed to get intel round of drinks in three hours. We waited such a long time to order desserts and more drinks that we gave up and just asked for the bill instead

  • By Paresh P from London
    18 November 2019

    Great service, great food

  • By T M from London
    13 October 2019

    Great relaxed Sunday lunch with friends. Good seafood. Nice ambiance.

Restaurant Location Map
Fancy Crab
92 Wigmore Street, London, London, W1U 3RD

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