New Restaurant Spotlight: The Moody Crab Decatur

The Moody Crab Decatur

It’s time to set the mood for summer and seafood at one new local restaurant! The Moody Crab Decatur is self-described as a “boiling Cajun seafood restaurant” that lets you pick your spice level and so much more.

The Menu

The Moody Crab Decatur offers a wide variety of dishes that are sure to satisfy. From apps to entrees, there is something for everyone—even those who prefer chicken over catfish!

For starters, appetizers include choices like hush puppies, shrimp, crawfish, oysters, wings, fried pickles and more. Entrees consist of grilled sea scallops, lobster mac and cheese or a grilled filet mignon, for example.

There are fried baskets with options ranging from chicken tenders to white fish to oysters. Prefer soup, salad or a po’ boy? No problem! This fully-loaded menu offers those too.

Plus, you can create your own combo! Some choices provide enough for two, while others are more for one. Pick from lobster tail, King crab legs, green or black mussels, snow crab legs, crawfish, sausage, blue crab legs, Dungeness crab and more.

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What’s your mood?

Are you thinking spicy, extra spicy, mild or no spice? At The Moody Crab Decatur, you decide when you make a combo! But that’s not all! You can also pick your seasoning. Choices include Cajun, lemon pepper, garlic butter and the Moody Special.

Combos come with corn and potatoes too.

Fun Fact

Did you know Dungeness is considered a delicacy in the United States and Canada? This crab hails from the Pacific Northwest and is fairly meaty for a crab. It’s described as sweet, nutty, mild, white, flaky and easy to eat.

Location and Hours

Improve your mood with a visit to 1241 Point Mallard Parkway Suite 406 in Decatur. They are open Sunday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday hours are 11 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. The kitchen does close about 30 minutes beforehand.

Best way to keep up with the latest, from specials to hour updates? Like them on Facebook.


Take advantage of your chance to dine on a delicacy in Decatur! The Moody Crab Decatur offers online ordering too. So, place your order and enjoy a good meal in the comfort of your place at Summer Key!

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