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The Crab Shack

1112 W Brigantine Ave, Brigantine, NJ 08203-2234
+1 2663009
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“cole slaw” (10 reviews)
“lobster roll” (13 reviews)
“crab cakes” (26 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1112 W Brigantine Ave, Brigantine, NJ 08203-2234
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1 - 10 of 131 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is very small but was perfect for an off season dinner. The complementary dessert with the special was a nice touch. It’s a byob and self serve for drinks. Crab Shack also offers take out and seafood to cook at home.

Thank Kdjf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place came highly recommend and did not disappoint. We started off with the bacon wrapped scallops. They had the perfect crisp to the bacon and such fresh scallops. Five for $12.99, too good to be true. The server, and I believe Co-proprietor, recommended the...More

1  Thank robin h
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Great for take out. Goof seafood. There are tables where you can eat in but it is mostly a take out place. Great lobster roll.

Thank The-Irish-Rover-07
Reviewed 3 October 2017

My Italian cousins and I gathered for a weekend in Brigantine - we were all about the meals. We stopped at The Crab Shack to pick up shrimp and crab cakes to take home. Wow, wow and WOW some more. The crab cakes were AMAZING...More

Thank Donna M
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The food is just OK. Way overpriced for what you get (for example, 2 shrimp, about a 3oz. crabcake, and about 1/4 pound(or less)flounder with 2 very small (vegs. very overcooked)for $16.00. The place is dirty and worn. Try someplace else. There are many other...More

Thank quilts36
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Great little byob in Brig. Fresh quality seafood with a great selection. All wild caught no farm raised. Broiled grouper is great.

Thank rebskipper
Reviewed 9 September 2017

For a couple of years, for some reason, I passed by this place many times and never tried it. I guess I thought it was strictly a to-go place. Then we finally stopped in and saw an impressive array of fresh seafood through the glass...More

Thank Ccass400
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

I am a local resident of Brigantine, and as long as they are open, there is not a week I don't get something to eat here. The crab cakes are THE best, never order them anywhere else. Tonight my daughter from California, her 3 year...More

Thank vacationhappylady
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Crab Shack is a little gem that serves up real quality Seafood from a little, unpretentious storefront. Don,t be fooled, its the best Seafood around, especially the take out counter, Freshest Fish, Real Jumbo Shrimp and Colossal Crab Meat, yummy. not the cheap stuff you...More

Thank thebigdoggsez
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Four of us went today for lunch. The service was very slow which was frustrating, but what was worse was the halibut, corn and french fry meal which was tasteless. My daughter liked her dungeoness crab legs and hush puppies. I just don't think the...More

Thank Kim30Chip
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Caryn A
25 August 2016|
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Response from Zanne-14 | Reviewed this property |
No but I assume you can BYOB.
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mgrosso325
7 August 2016|
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Response from ZeroTTZero | Reviewed this property |
I can't answe that question. You should contact the restaurant or check out their website.
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BadK66
12 July 2015|
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Response from gderitis | Reviewed this property |
I have never seen any negative attitude from the owner or anyone else working in there. They have always been very nice to me.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1112 W Brigantine Ave, Brigantine, NJ 08203-2234
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Brigantine
  • Phone Number: +1 2663009
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