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The best new england style seafood in Tampa serving dishes such as lobster, mussels, and ipswitch clams

stone crab benedettos

Stone Crab Update

We are sad to report that the beginning of Stone Crab Season has been a complete bust. Key factors on why there are no crabs… 1.     The weather is too nice, wind helps move the crabs, so a small storm would help 2.     Crabs don’t move during full moons. 3.     The oil spill of 2009. 4.     Octopus eats the crabs …

Stone Crab Season

With the excitement about rolling out our new menu, we almost forgot what time of year it is! Stone crab season opened on the 15th. These Florida delicacies arrive at Benedetto’s tomorrow afternoon for Thursday night dinner service. Our trappers have indicated a good catch, but not good enough to get the prices lower than last year. We will be …