The Barking Crab Boston Menu

Our Menu


Hot Crab Dip    $12
House-made chips    

Barking Crab Cakes   $15
Our famous pan-seared crab cakes    

Peel & Eat Shrimp   $15
Crabby bay bouillon, beer-butter, served warm

Ahi Tuna Tacos   $14
Spicy mayo & avocado

Mussels   $13
White wine, garlic, herbs & crostini

Fried Rhode Island Calamari  $10/$17
Banana peppers, garlic butter    

Fried Ipswich Whole-Bellied Clams   $15   
Tartar sauce    

Steamers   $15
1 lb. served with garlic & white wine broth

Coconut Shrimp   15
Grilled Pineapple & sweet chili sauce

Lobster Empanadas   15
Avocado, sriracha aioli




Cocktail Sauce & Mignonette

Chilled Shellfish Platter*  sm/lg market price
Maine lobster, littleneck clams, jumbo shrimp, snow crab,  local oysters*

     Powder Point, Duxbury Oysters*   $2.75/ea.

Littlenecks*           $1.75/ea

Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail             $3/ea



New England Clam Chowder   $5/$8
Our award-winning recipe   

Barking Chopped Salad   $25
Jumbo lump blue crab meat,romaine lettuce, avocado, tomatoes, cucumber, eggs, bacon, onions, cheddar cheese

Caesar Salad    $13
Locally sourced greens, shaved parmesan, croutons, house-made Caesar dressing
(white anchovies upon request)

Wedge Salad       $12
Bacon, crumbled blue cheese, tomatoes, blue cheese dressing

Gazpacho       $7



Drawn butter & lemon

Traditional New England Clambake  market price
1.25 lb lobster, clams, corn on the cob & potato salad

Boiled Lobster   market price
1.25, 2, 3, or 10 lb New England hard shell lobster w/ drawn butter

Fire-Grilled Lobster  market price
1.25, 2, or 3 lb New England hard shell lobster brushed w/ garlic butter

Roasted Lobster  market price
1.25, 2, or 3 lb New England hard shell lobster pan roasted with our signature beurre blanc



Junior  market price
1 lb snow crab clusters & 1.25 lb lobster

Venus  market price
1.5 lb Dungeness crab & 2 lb lobster   

Neptune  market price
Mixed crab bowl & 2 lb lobster

King  market price
10 lb lobster & mixed crab bowl



1.5 lb portions – drawn butter & lemon

Snow Crab Clusters     $31
Sweet & juicy

King Crab     $51
Succulent & rich

Dungeness Crab     $37
Briny & sweet

Mixed Crab Bowl     $99
1 lb Dungeness crab, 2 lb snow crab
clusters, 1 lb Alaskan king crab



Fries & Coleslaw

Fisherman’s Platter     $31
Fried clam strips, scallops, shrimp, haddock

Fried Scallops     $26
Atlantic sea scallops

Fried Shrimp     $24

Fried Whole-Bellied Clams     $29
Ipswich clams

Fish & Chips     $18
Harpoon IPA battered haddock



Sesame Crusted Yellowfin Tuna    $28
Avocado seaweed salad, jasmine rice

Baked Haddock     $21
Ritz Cracker crumbs, vegetable of the day & jasmine rice

Grilled Salmon     $27
Cucumber yogurt dill sauce, asparagus, roasted potatoes

Cioppino      $36
Dungeness crab, mussels, shrimp, calamari & crostini.

Lobster Mac & Cheese    $27
Chef’s recipe

Steak Tips      $23
House-made marinade & roasted potatoes

Swordfish Skewers    $27
Corn chorizo relish & Spanish rice



Fries & Coleslaw

Lobster Roll   market price

– Traditional: Chilled lobster meat, celery, mayo & fresh lemon
– Naked Lobster Roll: Fresh lobster meat poached in drawn butter
РSeasonal Lobster Roll: Lobster B.L.T.    

Fried Clam Roll     $18
Tartar sauce

Barking Crab Roll     $26
Jumbo lump blue crab meat, Dijon mayo & celery

Fried Fish Sandwich     $14
Lettuce, tomato, onion with tartar sauce

Crispy Fish Tacos     $16
Pico de gallo, chipotle aioli, flour tortillas

Barking Burger     $14
¬Ĺ pound prime ground beef & cheddar cheese

Add bacon $1 or caramelized onions $1



Asparagus       $6

3 Bean Salad       $6

Corn on the cob      $3

Buttermilk battered onion rings     $4

Coleslaw       $4

Potato salad       $4

Fries       $5

Sweet potato fries        $5

Jasmine rice         $4



Crabby Margarita   $10
Jalapeno-infused Cuervo Silver tequila, blood orange liqueur & fresh lime
(traditional margaritas available)

Mai Tai   $10
Bacardi Silver, Malibu Coconut, OJ, pineapple, Goslings floater

Bloody Mary   $10
Titos & house-made Bloody Mary mix
(Add Cocktail Shrimp, $3 ea)

Oyster Shooter   $12
Titos, house-made Bloody Mary mix & Powder Point Oyster

Dark & Stormy   $10
Goslings Black Seal Rum & Ginger Beer

Crabby Sangria   $10
Changes weekly, ask your server

Tea Party   $11
Deep Eddy Peach Vodka, Lemonade & Iced tea

Crabby Lemonade   $11
Stoli Citros, house-made strawberry lemonade

Tranquilizer   $11
Rumchata, Cruzan coconut & pineapple

Tropical Punch   $11
Bacardi Oakheart & banana rum, blue curacao & pineapple

Hurricane   $11
Bacardi 8 & Superior, passion fruit & OJ

Cucumber Cooler   $11
Stoli Cucumber, St. Germaine, lemon & seltzer




Borgo Magredo, Prosecco, Veneto, IT   $15/split


Broadbent Vinho Verde, Portugal   $10

’15 Tenuta Sant’Anna, Pinot Grigio Veneto, IT   $11

’16 Kato, Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough, New Zealand   $12

’16 Martin Ray, Chardonnay, Sonoma, CA   $16


’17 Cote Mas, Rose, Languedoc, FR   $11

’17 Vanderpump, Rose, Provence, FR   $15


‚Äô15 Chehalem ‚Äú3 Vineyards‚ÄĚ, Pinot Noir, Willamette, Oregon ¬† $16

‚Äô16 Familia Cassone ‚ÄúLa Florencia‚ÄĚ, Malbec, Mendoza, Argentina¬†¬† $14

’ 16 Wines of Substance, Cabernet Sauvignon, WA   $16




Budweiser   $6

Bud Light   $6

Corona   $6

Guinness    $7

Coors Light   $6

Narragansett   $4

St. Pauli Girl (N/A)   $5