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Joe's Crab Shack

12011 Harbor Blvd, Garden Grove, CA 92840-4001
+1 714-703-0505
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“crab” (102 reviews)
“seafood” (103 reviews)
“steampot” (17 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12011 Harbor Blvd, Garden Grove, CA 92840-4001
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Madison, our waitress for the night was very friendly & took good care of our table. When you order the Joe’s Classic, you get bibs and personalised titles written on them. Mine was ‘Butter Me Up’! The food arrived quickly & everything including the kids...More

Thank HappyFeet S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Since we do not live near a Joe’s Crab Shack, if I’m near one I’ll go. I love crab and everyone in the family does, except one grandchild and chicken tenders for him. I love that they have steam pots on the kids menu, one...More

Thank RustyWater
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We frequent this Joe’s nearly every time we are down in Anaheim/Garden Grove. Normally, we’ve had a very pleasant experience - upbeat servers, efficient service (even when busy), great food, etc. Yesterday was a disappointment. The restaurant was not busy at all and we got...More

Thank SumKinderTeacher
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The family decided we wanted seafood after a wonderful day at Disneyland. The amenities when entering the restaurant are very pleasing to the eye. Linda was our server and she was very friendly. She brought our drinks promptly prior to taking our orders of 2...More

Thank Edward H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in here to eat after a long 2 days at Disney, the food was delicious. My kids each got a steam pot and our server Will took the time to teach our little ones how to peel their crab legs and invited them to...More

Thank Brittney H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Crab Shack was in walking distance of our hotel so the 10 of us headed over. When we entered it was too loud so we sat outside. They have heaters to take the chill off. The kids played on the playground. The food was good,...More

Thank Browsing4trips
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a just ok meal here. Nothing special. Not much more to say honestly. Prices were kind of expensive for what you got.

Thank theheatonfamily
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

First time here. The service was good. Our host and waitress were very accommodating and always checked on us. The food was good, serving was just right for one person. I get the Ragin Cajun pot every time I go to a Joe’s Crab Shack....More

Thank cyn_bear5875
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

A good and familiar place, the sea food are very good, cold beers, drinks, cocktails. Tasty food, we really love this place.

Thank Eduardo P
Reviewed 10 June 2018

This is an overpriced chain that has a branch just south of the Anaheim/Disneyland area. We went here because my friend's mom loves this chain. I chose the East Coast Platter because I saw it had crab cakes- perhaps I should have looked a bit...More

Thank bbb421
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12011 Harbor Blvd, Garden Grove, CA 92840-4001
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Garden Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 714-703-0505
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