As with just about everything in 2020, stone crab season is going to look different this year. Thanks to new crabbing regulations, the length of stone crab season — traditionally October 15 to May 15 — will be cut short by two weeks, now ending on May 2. Plus, the the size limit of claws has been raised and the amount fishers can take per outing has been limited — all put in place to help curb the decline of the harvest.
But even with the new regulations in place, stone crab seasons is a favorite amongst South Floridians. Here are eleven top spots to find stone crabs in Miami, mustard sauce not included.
Editor’s Note: A number of South Florida restaurants have resumed indoor and outdoor dining services. However, this should not be taken as endorsement for onsite dining, as there are still safety concerns: for updated information on coronavirus cases in your area, please visit the Florida Health Department’s website. Studies indicate that there is a lower exposure risk when outdoors, but the level of risk involved with patio dining is contingent on restaurants following strict social distancing and other safety guidelines. For those wanting to find the best takeout and dining options throughout Miami, please visit here.Read More