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Imagine you…..Relaxing over the water on a comfortably cushioned lounge chair as a refreshing Caribbean breeze caresses your sun kissed skin, enjoying an expansive coral colored sunset, sipping a frozen cocktail while your sublime fresh seafood dinner is prepared……at Cosmic Crab Resort, a must go to Bocas destination!
Enjoy island beauty and tranquility just a convenient 1 minute $1 boat ride across the bay from Bocas Town. This small family owned corner of paradise on Isla Carenero offers 6 charming air conditioned Over Water Mini Bungalows for singles or couples, as well as 9 spacious 1-3 room A/C Garden Bungalows for groups of friends or families. Each tropical themed bungalow is whimsically decorated, and has its own porch and private entrance. The Crab Cabin has a private bedroom, and a large livingroom with 5 single orthopedic sofabeds surrounding a pool table with a kitchenette & bar. The popular waterfront mini cabins open to amazing wide water views and also have adjacent private patios.
The Cosmic Crab Café’s spectacular view & exceptional food is amongst the best in Bocas. Colorfully painted in enchanting Caribbean colors and beautifully handcrafted mosaic tables, the friendly reception and open-air ambiance is truly lovely and welcoming. Local fisherman & divers bring their days catch right to the Cosmic Crab dock offering the freshest fish, lobster & crab (and great photo ops!) Featuring a variety of fish & seafood as well as burgers, chicken, soups and salads, Cosmic Crab favorites include Lobster grilled with exotically delicious Passionfruit Butter, Fried Coconut Shrimp or Grouper Fingers dipped in Tempura then rolled in fresh grated coconut and complimented with a sweet & spicy Pina dipping sauce. A house specialty, the Banana Leaf Wrapped Baked Red Snapper is topped with vegetables and pineapple in a creamy garlic herb wine sauce, wrapped then baked to tender moist perfection. The only restaurant in Bocas with Lionfish on the menu, the Cosmic Crab offers a unique opportunity to experience this tasty delicacy and support eradicating their invasive presence from the Caribbean. And of course, the Crab Bisque, Crab Cakes and Crab Claws are superb must trys. Vegetarian options are also available. A creamy smooth Jerusalem style Hummus, rich with middle eastern essence is served with Pita, Falafel & sliced tomatoes. The Fire Roasted Red Pepper Cream, Pesto & Goat Cheese Terrine served with fresh veggies & toast is a divine combination of flavors.
The extensive cocktail menu has a variety of original frozen cocktails & martinis and perhaps the BEST Bloody Marys & Margaritas on the islands. The signature Cosmic Colors is a magical frozen blend of Rums, Blue Curacao, fresh pineapple, coconut cream & pure passionfruit juice. Happy hour is all day til 6pm with $1 off all Cocktails.
If you drink like a fish…try a Fishbowl of your favorite cocktail, 4 DRINKS FOR THE PRICE OF 3. The BEST HAPPY HOUR DEAL IN BOCAS!!!!
While visiting, stroll through artfully landscaped tropical gardens ablaze with flowers to Cosmic Crab Treasures, a colorful emporium of art prints, masks, baskets, wood crafts, ceramics, metal art, home decoratives, wind chimes and exquisite jewelry from around the world. This is THE place to find unique crafts, gifts to take home or that sophisticated silver & gemstone one of a kind trinket.
The Cosmic Crab is a jewel to be discovered and a special place you will look forward to returning to each visit to Bocas.