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We Have Live Crawfish! But They're Not When You Eat Them!

Live Crawfish OC Orange County Garden Grove Cajun Fire Crab Restaurant Alive

Okay, we know y'all have been craving for some live crawfish. It's the best way to kick off this new year! Our shipments of live crawfish are coming in daily some come on by and get your pounds of it today! We know you want it so we've got it! Of course, we're gonna cook them up and drench them in a cajun sauce before we serve them to you so don't expect them to be alive at your table. If you want proof, feel free to ask our server. They'll gladly show you a few of the suckers that you'll be eating later on. Just to forewarn you though, they're not that good looking. But they are great-tasting!

Cajun Garlic Noodles with Clams. Get Some!

Cajun Garlic Noodles with Clams Green Onions Garden Grove Fire Crab OC Orange County

You like our Cajun Garlic Noodles? You like it with clams? Done, son! Stop by the Fire Crab in Garden Grove and have some awesome cajun seafood and some awesome Cajun Garlic Noodles with Clams! If you want it more on the mild side, then you can get our regular Garlic Noodles with Clams. If you want more of a kick, you can add more hot sauce, like sriracha, which is what a lot of our regulars do. If you'd like it with shrimp, sausage or anything else you can think of, we'll throw it on there. As long as it can all fit on the plate.

Live Crawfish. We're Open for Thanksgiving.

Live Crawfish No Drought Open for Thanksgiving Orange County OC Fire Crab

It is now pretty late into the year and we're still getting shipments of live crawfish. Come on in on Monday or Tuesday where we have Happy Hour all day. You can buy 2 pounds of seafood (including live crawfish!) and get the 3rd pound free. May not be combined with any other discount. Also enjoy $1 off all beers. Seafood choices include shrimp, clams, mussels, and/or crab legs. And to make things even more interesting this year, we've decided to open on Thanksgiving Day! From noon till 6pm. Come on and get some live crawfish for Thanksgiving, something you can truly be thankful for.

Shrimp 'n Crab Legs Combo! Way to End the Year!

Shrimp King Snow Crab Legs Cajun Seafood Orange County OC Fire Crab

You want crab legs and shrimp? No problem. Now, do you want Snow Crab Legs or King Crab Legs? Yes, you can get both, if you'd like. We don't restrict your choices. You should come on in enjoy our seafood selection before the end of the year. You never know what we might switch up at the end of the year. It's nice to switch things up every now and then. Keeps things exciting. We're open from 3pm to 10pm every weekday. Happy Hour is all day on Mondays and Tuesdays where if you buy 2 lbs of seafood, you get the 3rd lb free! May not be combined with any other discounts or deals.

Crawfish and Clams? Sure! Why not!

Crawfish Clams Cajun Grub Seafood Boil Orange County OC Fire Crab Garden Grrove

You really have the option to combine whatever seafoods you like at the Fire Crab. A current favorite is crawfish and clams, since live crawfish is still barely in season. It could run out at any time now. Happy Hour is all day on Mondays and Tuesdays where you can combine whatever seafoods you want: live crawfish, shrimp, clams, mussels, and/or crab legs. Buy 2 pounds, get the 3rd pound free. May not be combined with any other deal or discount. We're open from 3pm till 10pm on the weekdays, and from noon till 10pm on the weekends. We hope to see everyone real soon.

Shrimp Clams Combo, Oh My!

Shrimp Clams Combo Potatoes Corn Cajun Sauce Orange County Seafood OC Fire Crab

Yes, we do have other seafood besides our live crawfish. Geez. You should try our shrimp and clams combo. It's quite popular and quite tasty which makes it all the more satisfying. You can get 2 lbs of shrimp and 1 lb of clams or vice versa. Or, you can just get a couple of pounds of both! The shrimp has more meat than the crawfish and the clams make perfect little scoopers for when you want to get a scoop of the cajun sauce at the bottom of the bowl. Yeah, there's no shame in our seafood game.

Cajun Garlic Fries - Best Appetizer in the World

Cajun Garlic Fries Appetizers Orange County OC Fire Crab Garden Grove

Okay, maybe it's not the best appetizer in the whole word but in our world, it sure is! Our Cajun Garlic Fries is so popular, our customers automatically order it as soon as they sit down. Well, that and an ice cold beer. If you haven't tried it out you should. It's got all kinds of cajun yumminess happening all over it, with garlic, parsley, and our blend of cajun spices. And don't forget, we also have 6 more types of fries to choose from, in case you ever could get tired of our cajun garlic fries. Yeah, like that would ever happen.

Our Version of a Surf 'n Turf: Crawfish and Sausage!

Cajun Surf n Turf Live Crawfish Sausage Orange County Fire Crab Garden Grove OC

At the Fire Crab, you, too, can have a Surf 'n Turf meal, if you use your imagination. Our standard one is crawfish (which happens to be live right now) and sausage in any one of our awesome sauces. Our most popular sauce, the Fire Sauce, combines the flavors of all of our other sauces: garlic butter, cajun, and lemon pepper. If you come on in on a Monday or Tuesday, you can also take advantage of our Happy Hour where when you buy 2 pounds of seafood, you get the 3rd lb free. May not be combined with any other discount or deal. Seafood choices include live crawfish, shrimp, clams, mussels, and/or crab legs. And you can add as much sausage as you'd like and still make it a Surf 'n Turf meal ;-).

Get a Cajun Crawfish Combo! Live Crawfish!

Live Crawfish Combo Corn Sausage Garden Grove Orange County OC Fire Crab

Live Crawfish is still in season! Barely. Come on in and get it while we still got it! Be sure to take advantage of our combo deals. They come with corn, sausage, and potatoes. Unless, of course, you only want crawfish. Then, we completely understand. It's a great way to start out the week. Just come on in and grab an ice-cold Sapporo or Stella (both on tap) and then order a few pounds of crawfish. It'll make you forget about the week you've had. At least for a little while.

Classic Seafood Cajun Combo: Crawfish, Shrimp, Clams

Live Crawfish Shrimp Clams Cajun Combo Seafood Garden Grove Orange County OC Fire Crab

They say the classics never get old, like this seafood cajun combo. Crawfish, shrimp, and clams is always a good choice when you're trying to put together your combo. And it's especially good right now, too, since we have live crawfish! Come on in today and get as many pounds as your heart desires. Take advantage of our many different beer selections, including 2 beers on tap: Sapporo and Stella. And, we also have 7 different types of fries and a whole assortment of appetizers and entrees. Come on by today!

Live Crawfish 2014! Yes, We Have It!

Orange County OC Live Crawfish Available Fire Crab in Garden Grove Cajun Grub

Yes, we have live crawfish once again! The wait is over! Come on in to Orange County's best spot for live crawfish, cajun grubs, and a good time! Order your crawfish by the pound and throw in a pound or two of your other seafood favorites, like shrimp, mussels, clams, or crab legs. Pick your seasoning, as we have quite a selection of that, too: Garlic Butter, Lemon Pepper, Cajun, or all 3 together: Fire Sauce! And then, tell us how spicy you want it. We can make it as spicy as you like it. We dare you to go all the way!

Drought is Over! We Have Live Crawfish Once Again!

Live Crawfish Garden Grove Orange County OC Fire Crab Cajun Grub

It's officially over. The crawfish drought for the year is over. Well, it wasn't much of a drought this year as we only had a couple of days here and there where we didn't have live crawfish. Yes, you may come in and order pounds and pounds of live crawfish once again. Don't come in all at once. Otherwise, we might run out again, hehe. Just kidding. We have plenty! So come on in, enjoy a few pounds of crawfish, but don't forget that we have an incredible menu of other, awesome cajun grub that you can also order. Come have your next gathering at the Fire Crab! We'd love to see ya!

Cajun Garlic Noodles with Shrimp & Sausage!

Cajun Garlic Noodles Shrimp Sausage Green Onions Customize Orange County OC Fire Crab

You can get our very popular Cajun Garlic Noodles with sausage, shrimp, clams, or mussels. Or, you can combine them, too! If you want shrimp and sausage in garlic noodles, just ask us! We'll gladly accommodate your request. We want you to order whatever you want, whatever your belly and your mouth is telling you want. Feel free to customize whatever your imagination comes up with. We love making you happy!

A Dozen Raw Oysters Is Never A Bad Idea

Fresh Dozen Raw Best Oyster Bar Orange County OC Garden Grove Fire Crab

Whenever you come to visit us, it's never a bad idea to just start out with a dozen raw oysters. You can order them as soon as you come in. That way, by the time you figure out what you want to order, a dozen, freshly shucked oysters will be on their way out to you. They're the perfect appetizer! Because we get them fresh weekly, our variety always changes. Currently, we have Kumamoto (Washington), Shigoku (Washington), Eld Inlet (Washington), 38 North (Maryland), and Fanny Bay (British Columbia). We also check every single oyster as we shuck them to ensure absolute freshness before serving them to you.

Last Weekend! Buy 2 lbs, Get 1 lb FREE!

Seafood Special Discount Black Friday Weekend Crawfish Shrimp, Corn Orange County OC Fire Crab

We hope everyone had an awesome Thanksgiving! Now, it's time to get shopping! If you get tired and need to take a break, come on by the Fire Crab where we will be having our last weekend of our November special: buy any 2 lbs of seafood, get the 3rd lb free. You have your choice of crawfish, shrimp, clams, mussels, snow crab legs, or king crab legs. Friday, Saturday, and Sunday are the absolute last days to take advantage of this deal before it goes away. Let us know if you find any good deals out there!

Shrimp & Chips! Yummy in the Tummy!

Shrimp & Chips Fries Fire Crab Orange County OC Cajun Grub Garden Grove

We showcased our Fish & Chips before so now it's time for us to talk about our Shrimp & Chips. We butterfly cut our shrimps, lightly bread and batter them and then deep-fry them to perfection. We serve them up with some chips (fries) but you can always upgrade those to cajun fries or sweet potato fries for only another dollar. It's definitely something that can be shared because it's entirely a finger food. Anybody at your table with fingers can eat it. If they don't have fingers, then that means more for you. It's a great appetizer as you await your cajun seafood combo.

King Crab Legs or Snow Crab Legs Are Included in Our Happy Hour

King Crab Legs Snow Crab Legs Happy Hour Special Orange County OC Fire Crab

We didn't just limit our Happy Hour special to just crawfish, mussels, shrimp, and clams. We actually also include snow crab legs and king crab legs. Buy 2 pounds of any of the aforementioned seafood, and get the 3rd pound free. Free pound of seafood must be of equal or lesser value than the 2 purchased. So we recommend you get 3 pounds of crab legs and then 3 pounds of the other types of seafood. That way, you get the most bang for your buck. This Happy Hour deal, which is all day on Mondays and Tuesdays, may not be combined with any other discount or deal. Also get $1 off all beers. Most definitely the best cajun deal going on in Orange County right now.

Buy Any 2 lbs of Seafood, Get 1 lb Free - Happy Hour All Day Mondays & Tuesdays

Happy Hour All Day Mondays Tuesdays Cajun Orange County OC Crawfish Mussels Shrimp

We have the best Cajun Happy Hour deal going on in Orange County right now. Buy any 2 lbs of seafood, get the 3rd lb for free! And it's only good all day on Mondays and Tuesdays. Seafood includes your choice of crawfish, shrimp, clams, mussels, snow crab legs, and/or king crab legs. Don't know what to choose? Just get 6 lbs of seafood for the price of 4. That way, you can have a pound of everything. We're an equal opportunity establishment.

Ying-Yang Baked Oysters! With Two Different Colored Masagos!

Masago Roe Caviar Ying Yang Baked Oysters Orange County OC Fire Crab Garden Grove

We have 3 different types of baked oysters to choose from. There's Dynamite, Peanuts 'n Chives, and Ying-Yang. As you can see from the picture, Ying-Yang is 2 different colored masagos (roes) on a baked oyster. Every order comes with 6 oysters. If you like seafood, then this is the dish for you. It's fish eggs on top of an oyster. That's seafood on top of seafood. Yumminess on top of yumminess. Just another one of our awesome seafood appetizers you gotta try out soon!

Fish 'n Chips, Cajun Style

Fish 'n Chips Cajun Entree Best in OC Orange County Fire Crab Garden Grove

We try to put a cajun twist on everything on our menu and that includes this entree of fish 'n chips. Our "chips" are actually are cajun fries but you can always upgrade that for sweet potato fries or cajun garlic fries for another dollar. This entree goes for $9.95 and like most of our other entrees, it's a large serving! You can definitely try to eat it all yourself but we've made these portions large intentionally so that you can share them with the rest of your table. Come on in to Orange County's best cajun restaurant!

Happy Hour: Buy 2 lbs, Get 1 lb FREE!

Seafood Special Happy Hour All Day Mondays Tuesdays Shrimp Crawfish Clams Garden Grove Fire Crab OC Orange County

All day Mondays and Tuesdays, buy any 2 pounds of seafood, get the 3rd pound free! Choose from crawfish, clams, shrimp, mussels, snow crab legs, or king crab legs. Then you get to pick your sauce, which includes our Fire Sauce, which is a mixture of all of our other available flavors: Garlic Butter, Lemon Pepper, and Cajun. Then, you still have to pick your spice level, which includes childplay, mild, medium, spicy, or extra spicy. That's a lot to choose from! May not be combined with any other discount or deal. Additional restrictions and conditions apply.

Buy 2 lbs, Get 1 lb Free: Mondays & Tuesdays

Seafood Special Buy 2 lbs Get 1 lb FREE Orange County OC Crawfish Clams Fire Crab Happy Hour All Day Monday Tuesday

Here comes another beautiful week in Orange County. Time to come on in and enjoy our Happy Hour special all day on Mondays and Tuesdays. Buy any 2 lbs of seafood, get the 3rd lb for free. Seafood choices includes live crawfish, clams, shrimp, mussels, king crab legs, and/or snow crab legs. There's no better deal out there in the OC for a cajun meal. Pictured is a crawfish and clams combo, which is often a crowd favorite. Come on in and figure out which is your favorite this weekend. Located off of Garden Grove Boulevard in you guessed it, Garden Grove, Orange County. May not be combined with any other discount and deal. Additional restrictions and conditions apply.

Clams & Mussels in Garlic Butter Sauce

Clams Mussels Garlic Butter Sauce Lemon Pepper Cajun Choices Fire Crab Orange County OC

Sometimes, you want to keep it simple. We know we give you a lot of choices. Just choose what you like, like this here clams and mussels in our garlic butter sauce. Yes, you have 8 different types of seafood to choose from. And then you have 4 different sauces to choose from. Our Fire Sauce includes all 3 of the other flavors combined. What are the other 2? It's Lemon Pepper and Cajun. Now, does that help you decide what you want? Maybe you should try every single one to decide what you like best.

Cajun Happy Hour: Buy 2 lbs, Get 1 lb FREE

Happy Hour Shrimp King Crab Legs Snow Cajun Seafood Buy 2 Get 1 Free Fire Crab Orange County OC

Happy Hour is all day on Mondays & Tuesdays so come on in for the the best cajun deal around! Buy 2 pounds of shrimp, crawfish, clams, mussels, king crab legs, and/or snow crab legs, get 1 pound free! That's an insanely good deal on seafood anywhere. This Happy Hour deal may not be combined with any other discount, coupon, or deal. Additional conditions and restrictions apply. Come on in and find out what they are or give us a call at (714) 638-8080. Get the work week started right by coming in and getting some delicious cajun grub at a killer price. $1 off all beers.

We Have Beers on Tap and Bottled Beer!

Stella Shock Top Sapporo Beers on Tap Garden Grove Orange County Fire Crab OC

We always have Sapporo and Shock Top on tap and perfectly chilled for your enjoyment at any time. We also have a cooler filled with several bottled beers that are our customers' favorites, which include Stella, Corona, Heineken, Blue Moon, and Bud Light. Come on by for Monday night football, enjoy some delicious cajun food with us, and have a cold one with us. You don't even have to watch football to enjoy our ice-cold beers. Just come in and watch the other people in the restaurant.

Happy Hour Special: Buy 2 lbs, Get 1 lb FREE!

King Crab Legs Snow Crab Buy 2lbs Get 1lb Free Fire Crab Shrimp Mussels Orange County OC

Monday is here and we have another beautiful Orange County week ahead of us! We are so grateful to live in such a weather-perfect area. To put the icing on the cake, you also get to enjoy our Happy Hour all day on Mondays and Tuesdays where buy any 2 pounds of seafood, you get the 3rd pound free! Free pound of seafood must be of equal or lesser value. That's why we like to get 3 pounds of crab legs and then 3 pounds of crawfish, shrimp, and clams. That way, we get the most bang for our buck. Seafood choices include shrimp, crawfish, clams, mussels, king crab legs, and snow crab legs. May not be combined with any other coupons, discounts, or deals. Also enjoy $1 off all beers.

Yummy Cajun Wings! Available in 5 Count or 10 Count!

Orange County OC Cajun Wings Garden Grove Fire Crab Seafood Spicy

We love eating with our hands! One of the all time favorites that you can eat with your hands is, of course, chicken wings! Our most popular wings is our Cajun Wings, but we also have Honey BBQ and Fish Sauce flavors. You can get any of them in a 5 count or a 10 count. We give you so many choices, it's hard to decide! Just get one of each! Somebody at your table is bound to eat it all up! Get some wings and some seafood, and you have a pretty perfect meal in Garden Grove.

Get What You Want! Even If It's Just Shrimp & Sausage!

Shrimp Sausage Cajun Combo Yummy Orange County OC Fire Crab Garden Grove

At the Fire Crab, we like to give you what you want. If you only want shrimp and sausage, that's what we'll give to you. Go ahead and feel free to customize your seafood bucket to your liking. If someone at your table wants something different from you, order separate buckets! Especially if you would prefer different sauces and degrees of spiciness. So go ahead and order according to whatever you're belly's tellin you to order. We want you to be happy.

Fried Calamari, One of Our Most Popular Appetizers

Fried Calamari Fire Crab Garden Grove Cajun Restaurant Orange County OC

We have developed a special blend of spices and batter for our fried calamari that you're sure to love! Easily one of our most popular appetizers, it's a great way to start out your seafood feast with us. We also have spicy garlic edamame, dynamite bread, deep fried oysters, and three different types of wings (cajun, honey bbq, fish sauce). You should probably try them all out to see what you like best but we're pretty sure you'll love everything.

We Have Fresh Oysters To Go!

Fresh Oysters to Go Orange County OC Seafood Fire Crab Garden Grove

Where else can you get fresh oysters to go in Orange County? We shuck them for you, make sure they're fresh, and then pack them up nicely and neatly on a bed of ice. It's a great deal, considering we check every single oyster to make sure they're not dead and stinky. You will always get the best oysters from us as they are shipped in quite a few times every week. And to top it all off, we always have at least 4 varieties in stock all the time. Next time you have a craving, give us a call and we'll prepare it for you for pick up.

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