Creamy Crab Dip Recipe

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Marlene Garrett Modified: March 23, 2022
Creamy Crab Dip Recipe

How To Make Creamy Crab Dip

Try your hand on this delicious crab dip for your next afternoon snack! It’s loaded with cream cheese and crab meat for a hearty dip.

Preparation: 10 minutes
Cooking: 20 minutes
Total: 30 minutes



  • 8ozcrab meat
  • 8ozcream cheesesoftened
  • ½cupmayonnaise
  • ¼tspgarlic powder
  • ¼tsponion powder
  • ¼tspsmoked paprika
  • ½cupgreen onionssliced, divided
  • cupsMonterey Jack cheeseshredded, divided
  • ½cuptomatoesdiced
  • cooking spray


  1. Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F.

  2. Coat a small baking dish or oven proof skillet with cooking spray.

  3. Place the crab meat, cream cheese, mayonnaise, garlic powder, onion powder, smoked paprika, ¼ cup of green onions and ½ cup of Monterey Jack cheese in a bowl.

  4. Stir to combine.

  5. Spread the crab mixture evenly into the prepared dish.

  6. Top with the remaining cup of cheese.

  7. Bake for 20 minutes or until dip is bubbly and cheese is melted.

  8. Broil for 1 to 2 minutes until cheese has started to brown.

  9. Top with remaining ¼ cup green onions and tomatoes.

  10. Serve with chips, and enjoy!


  • Calories: 329.20kcal
  • Fat: 29.76g
  • Saturated Fat: 11.99g
  • Trans Fat: 0.00g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 8.20g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 7.73g
  • Carbohydrates: 2.63g
  • Fiber: 0.32g
  • Sugar: 1.44g
  • Protein: 13.04g
  • Cholesterol: 86.34mg
  • Sodium: 497.41mg
  • Calcium: 244.18mg
  • Potassium: 175.45mg
  • Iron: 0.57mg
  • Vitamin A: 161.85µg
  • Vitamin C: 3.41mg
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