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The Barking Crab

Private Event Profile

MAP | 88 Sleeper Street, Boston, MA 02110 | (617) 426-2722 |

Private Rooms: 1   Total Venue Capacity: 300
Since opening in 1994, The Barking Crab has hosted thousands of fun events! Whether you’re looking to put together your company office event, cocktail party, planning a casual rehearsal dinner, wedding reception, divorce celebration, birthday parties... more



Inside Dining Room Private | Cap. 65

Private Event Info

  • Minimum: Date/Size depending
  • Gratuity/Tax: 20% suggested, 7% sales tax, 3% admin fee apply to all private events.
  • Final Payment: We do require credit card information to hold the space and book your event, but the card will not be charged ahead of time, your event is paid in full on the day of your event!
  • Menu Selections: Sit down dinner, Raw Bar Options, Reception Style Events, New England Clam Bakes and more!
  • Decorations: The Barking Crab will provide its own decorations to fit the image of our venue. Clients who book with Barking Crab will be welcome to bring in any other decorations as long as it fits within our guidelines.
  • Linens: Available for rent
  • Rent Entire Venue: Available: Outside covered deck, Inside Dining Room, Outdoor Patio!
  • Attachments: Private Events Menu



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Additional Info

  • Outdoor Area: Tent covered deck and sidewalk cafe patio
  • Parking: Street parking for the lucky and several area lots and garages.
  • TVs: Small TVs to keep an eye on the world outside.
  • Water View: Located in Fort Point, South Boston!
  • Chef: Joshua Brown
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