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Joe's Crab Shack

6 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250-6813
+1 904-249-6160
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good28%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“crab” (61 reviews)
“seafood” (99 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
6 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250-6813
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1 - 10 of 649 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

For a themed restaurant it is great. The fried shrimp is always good with an ear of hot corn on the cob. Don’t forget the crab boils if you like a pot of everything. Next to the lifeguard station and the four point hotel. Both...More

Thank jwtjwtjwt
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I went to the crab shack with some family this past spring. There was 7 of us in all and no one liked what they ordered. The food was not good and tasted cheap. However the desserts were great! The staff also randomly breaks into...More

Thank OceanAddict29
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the bucket of queen crab legs that were so small we wondered how the poor crab could've walked on them ! But the Tropical Pina Colada & the S'mores cake were fabulous. Nice view of the water & good service but go elsewhere...More

Thank shoelakeDD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Beach location was excellent. I got white glove attention from the wait staff. But the shrimp and snow crab legs were sub par. It was Very disappointing to be eating bad seafood on the edge of the ocean. That was an oxymoron moment. The...More

Thank Pat T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped for lunch and were seated immediately on the deck looking right out to the ocean. Absolutely wonderful. Waiter was right on the ball had our drinks in a minimum of time. Our meals were prompt and together. The Fisherman's Choice with the Mahi was...More

Thank Bear E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The ocean view is fabulous , you can sit outside and listen to the ocean as you dine or inside with lively music. Great waiter and delicious stuffed mushrooms as an appetizer. My husband and I split a dinner that included the best crab cake...More

1  Thank Jim's sweetheart
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Our waitress was wonderful, the atmosphere is nice, what you’d expect. The service was fast and efficient. The food was “good enough” but overpriced in my opinion. Our bill was 135.00 for 4 people, but I knew it would be high going in. Not complaining,...More

Thank Dave N Y
Reviewed 25 October 2017

We decided to have our dinner at the open-air bar, enjoying the gentle sea breeze and the last rays of the Florida sunshine. Never having eaten crab, I warned that it was hard work. We ordered the Alaska Snow Crab and the bartender offered to...More

Thank 1939Travelguy
Reviewed 25 October 2017

It was a blustery day and I sat on the patio with a lot of drunk people, but we got it done eventually - service can be deeply slow and I ended up leaving most of my deep fried chicken entree in the bowl -...More

Thank sfdann
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Everything we ordered tasted very good. The service was great and the environment is very casual and relaxing. Their margarita wasn’t bad either! The only reason I did not give it a 5 is because their non-alcoholic drinks are not that great.

Thank Heloiza M
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Michelle P
25 May 2016|
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Response from kanucksun | Reviewed this property |
When I went to Joe's Crab Shack, I was too full to eat because I had just eaten at the Maple Biscuit Company; yet, I wanted to relax with a refreshing drink on the beach. I did see people order the Crab legs, and they all... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250-6813
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-249-6160
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