Easter has come and gone, the daffodils are in full bloom and the biggest sign that summer is on its way is here – the crab houses in St. Michaels have opened for the season! Anyone who has ever visited Maryland’s eastern shore knows that there is no greater pleasure than sitting on a deck, looking out over the beautiful Chesapeake Bay, cracking open a dozen crabs. Five Gables Inn is located in the heart of St. Michaels, withing walking distance to two great waterfront crab houses. Located on Navy Point, The Crab Claw restaurant is within walking distance from both Five Gables Inn and the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum. This restaurant is perfect for an early dinner of shellfish and beer. Sounds delicious! Also within walking distance is The Crab House, located on Mulberry Street is a casual restaurant with great tables overlooking the bay. They are known to have great crabs and fresh oysters, and are the perfect destination for tired feet after walking around St. Michaels. Get the whole Eastern Shore experience and stay with us for the weekend, we will help you schedule a trip to the Museum, dinner a crab house and maybe even a bike ride around St. Michaels!