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05/10/2012 10:44 am ET Updated May 10, 2012

Stone Crab Season Closes May 16; Where To Get Your Fix In South Florida

Start the countdown and get out the tissues -- stone crab season is almost over.

To our dismay, Florida Fish and Wildlife reminded us that stone crab season ends May 16, and won't start back up again until mid-October. That's five months without these delectable, black-tipped crab claws. With less than two weeks left to gorge, get out your bib and hit these South Florida restaurants to satisfy your cravings:

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