Crabby Croissants

Crabby croissant sandwich inspired by the little mermaido

Crabby Croissants Inspired by “The Little Mermaid”

Dive into the magic of the ocean with these Crabby Croissants inspired by The Little Mermaid.

In the movie, the main dish served on Ariel’s first night at the palace was stuffed crabs.

Drawing inspiration from that scene, these ham and cheese croissants cleverly mimic stuffed crabs.

The googly eyes add a playful touch, bringing fun and fantasy to any occasion.

Perfect for a themed party or “The Little Mermaid” movie night, a picnic, or simply as a special breakfast treat for your loved ones.

These Crabby Croissants are sure to be a hit at any event.

Pair them with a bubbly blue drink to complement the marine ambiance.

Moreover, you can involve your little helpers in the kitchen to participate in creating these crabs.

Let them have fun placing the ham and cheese to shape the crabs.

The kitchen will fill with laughter and special moments as you create these delightful marine creations together!

Remember, you can customize this recipe to suit your personal preferences.

You can also experiment with different types of cheese for a variety of flavors.

The versatility of this recipe allows you to unleash your imagination and tailor it to your taste.

Delight your loved ones with this “Little Mermaid”-inspired recipe and create unforgettable moments around the table.

Enjoy the culinary adventure and savor the flavor of these Crabby Croissants!


  • Croissant rolls or crescent rolls
  • Sliced turkey ham
  • American cheese slices (or your preferred cheese)
  • Lettuce
  • Mayonnaise or dressing of choice
  • For the eyes:
  • Toothpicks
  • Googly eyes
  • White glue


  • Start by forming the crab’s eyes.
  • Take the toothpicks and attach googly eyes with a small amount of white glue.
  • Open the croissant rolls and separate them.
  • Spread mayonnaise and/or your choice of dressing.
  • Add ham and cheddar cheese to the bottom part of each roll.
  • Place lettuce on top of the cheese.
  • Put the top part of the croissant over the filling to form the sandwich.
  • Insert a toothpick with a googly eye on each side to create the crab’s eyes.
  • Repeat the process with the other croissant rolls and fillings.
  • Arrange the crab-shaped croissants on a tray and serve.

And there you have it! Delightful stuffed crabs just like in the Disney movie.

These croissants are a delicious and easy-to-make option for kids.

Until the next recipe!