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Joe's Crab Shack

230 Portofino Way, Redondo Beach, CA 90277-2033
+1 310-406-1999
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“crab” (59 reviews)
“seafood” (41 reviews)
“steampot” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
230 Portofino Way, Redondo Beach, CA 90277-2033
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Reviewed yesterday

My family and I went here a little over a week ago and had a very good experience. The food was very good and the service was exceptional. The staff was extremely helpful and friendly and the location made our visit even better. My family...More

Thank Kelly V
Reviewed 1 week ago

When we come home we always MUST go to Joe’s to get our crab fix, but we usually go on the weekend for lunch, this is the first time we have been on a Monday for dinner.... The in-law had the crab cakes which were...More

Thank Kenwyoung
Reviewed 11 June 2018

This place has gone downhill rapidly. My most recent visit had both bad service and really bad food. The best way I could describe the flavor of the food was like an old sock, and it was not even served hot. The place was not...More

Thank jfinnnnnnnnnn
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

We stopped in here for a late lunch and it was an amazing fun place. The service was excellent, the food was gorgeous and the cocktails rocked. It was a beautiful day and we sat outside and the view was lovely. I’d recommend this place,...More

Thank In_Search_Of_Cake
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Went for food there, the place is not clean definitely in need of repair and cleaning The food was dreary absolutely awful had a bit of an unclean smell about the place too. Avoid if you can plenty of other places around not tried Captain...More

Thank Harry277
Reviewed 15 May 2018

The service is stunningly good, the waiter is very pleasant and excellent. He kept coming back to fill our water and make sure we are doing fine. The steam pot looks really good and tasty but its difficult to enjoy. It took us a long...More

Thank itcheetam
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Me and my good lady dined here while staying in redondo . really glad we chose to as we were greeted by the most enthusiastic and endearing employee who seated us and went through everything . the service staff were equally good . food was...More

Thank WalterWhite01
Reviewed 10 April 2018

When I first went to Joes Crab Shack, I found most of the food was fried (try to eat healthy now). Some people talked us into going back! It has gotten a lot better with the Steampots! Great turnaround!

Thank Richard K
Reviewed 3 April 2018

My family stayed in Redondo Beach over the March Break and decided to eat at the Crab Shack as a treat. We have eaten at the one in Texas and were pleased with the overall experience in the past. However this was not the case...More

Thank christinekY2598NP
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Fun place in excellent location Wide selection of options to choose We had a steamer pot filled to brim with muscles clams prawns served with garlic toast

Thank MissPaula2261
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Response from Tom M | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure, we just dropped in
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
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: 230 Portofino Way, Redondo Beach, CA 90277-2033
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Redondo Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 310-406-1999
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