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Joe's Crab Shack

12011 Harbor Blvd, Garden Grove, CA 92840-4001
+1 714-703-0505
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“crab” (100 reviews)
“seafood” (95 reviews)
“steampot” (17 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12011 Harbor Blvd, Garden Grove, CA 92840-4001
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1 - 10 of 672 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

I had the Queen Crab Bucket. That was great. A little messy, so be sure to wear the bib, but really sweet and tender. Use your hands and dive in. The music is so loud, you can't hear your dinner companions or really you can't...More

Thank Wayne P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everyone had a good time with their food. The tables outside make for a nice spot to have a good conversation and the food is just what you've come to expect from Joe's Crab shack.

Thank marajade4444
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We always stay at the hotel closest to joe's. It doesn't matter where we are travelling - we always check to see if there is a Joe's and then make it a point to go. Big Daddy is where it is at!

Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed both lunch & dinner at Joe’s Crab Shack a couple of times the week I was in town & absolutely found the staff friendly & fast to get your beverages & food to the table. The value for your food & the food...More

Thank Henry R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This chain is dependable and you always know that you will get a good meal. The ambiance is casual beach front shack, lots of easy clean tables, drift wood sort of feel and little table manners required! Although there are dishes you can order and...More

Thank Lynda S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I ate here on the second day of a four day trip. I had the combo plate and everything was deep fried. It was ok but its what you get when you eat at a chain restaurant. I can't complain but I probably won't go...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The crab was delicious. The restaurant was a fun place for celebrating my daughter’s birthday. They made her wear a fun hat & glasses and sang her Happy Birthday. It’s a noisy active restaurants and their alcohol drinks were delicious.

Thank Germaine L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came for happy hour great margaritas for $3 and delicious crab cakes away from all the main Disney crowds

Thank happy1012
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I had a great time and the food was very good. I ordered the fish and chips meal. Great bear batter taste of the fish, fries was good and cole slaw excellent. I will be back someday.

Thank D1671SRdarrenm
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Ordered the crispy shrimp PooBoy. They did not hold back on the shrimp. I.also had the grilled chicken Cesar Salad. ... YummZ. Enjoy

Thank Love2TravelSoYnot
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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