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Pincher's Crab Shack Bonita Springs

28580 Bonita Crossings Blvd., Bonita Crossing Plaza, Bonita Springs, FL 34135
239-948-1313
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Ranked #58 of 165 Restaurants in Bonita Springs
Price range: $7 - $29
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
Description: You Can't Fake Fresh® - that's not just our tagline, it is the core value of the family owned and operated Pinchers Crab Shacks.Fresh is everything to a seafood restaurant, especially ours, and we try our best to deliver fresh seafood to your table each and every visit. Local fishermen and crabbers leave our shores daily and guide their boats out into the Gulf of Mexico to fish on behalf of Pinchers. They return each night with the best that the Gulf has to offer. They bring this precious catch to us and are one of the primary reasons for our success.In 2007, we purchased the Island Crab Company on Pine Island to serve as a fresh seafood facility for our restaurants. By having our own local facility, we can deliver fresh fish and shellfish to the table faster and fresher – whether its Grouper, Blue Crab, Stone Crab or some of the wonderful fish that you'll see highlighted as specials of the day.Local Fisherman fish Local Waters for a Local Restaurant. You can't get a more Southwest Florida experience than that, and that's what we mean when we say – You Can't Fake Fresh®.
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Grafton, Wisconsin
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Wonderful selection of fresh seafood. Good drink deals. Casual, bit pricey, Outdoor seating. Energetic staff.

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Egham, United Kingdom
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447 reviews 447 reviews
240 restaurant reviews
352 helpful votes 352 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

I agree about the drinking water - it was absolutely rank. The margaritas were Ok but very weak. Also if like me you get bitten a lot by flying insects then this is not the place for you. I remembered this after about 5 minutes when my arms, legs and face were covered in itchy bites. The food wasn't great... More 

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Saddle River, New Jersey
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44 reviews 44 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Fresh sea food. Great stone crab claws and Fair prices. A fun, casual atmosphere although a bit noisy. No reservations but never a long wait. Good food. They cut the potatoes fresh for french fries and definitely try the fried zucchini. You won't be disappointed.

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Pepper Pike, OH
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

The Pincher's motto is "You Can't Fake Fresh", but in my opinion, it was anything but fresh. You also can't fake good! We had an abominable dining experience from the frozen margarita's which were bitter and overly salty, to the sloppy and rude service to the food which was barely edible. Even the water had a fowl taste! The food... More 

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Bonita Springs, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

This place is a really good time. Got to enjoy the happy hour, the bartenders are nice, the band is great. Overall great ambiance.

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Davie, Florida
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80 reviews 80 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Pinchers is a small group of restaurants, but the rustic ambiance, being greeted with a fresh fish display when you walk in, great waitress, 70 cent specials on oysters (good size and cold), clams (middle necks and cold), and chicken wings that were small but delicious. After them ny wife had a delicious rack of baby backs with enough skin-on... More 

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Cheshire, Connecticut
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68 reviews 68 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Even though I rated the place great staff, bar & atmosphere, dinner was stone crab special that was not up to par....I was really looking forward to Stone Crab & ordered it with all the fixings. After enjoying a mug of beer, I was disappointed that the Stone Crab dinner was watery & without much taste. I'm sorry to write... More 

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New Jersey
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Went there after reading flyer at hotel. Happy hour 70¢ oysters and clams were very fresh. Corn and crab chowder peppery and better than most.

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Fast, typical food for this style of restaurant. Crab legs were ok, not large portions for what you pay for, Kids meal free with adult purchase when we were there.

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Bolingbrook, IL
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Late dinner with the family. Drink specials were great! Blackened Tilapia was great as was the coconut shrimp. Busy place even later at night. Will return when we are back in the area.

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Additional Information about Pincher's Crab Shack Bonita Springs

Address: 28580 Bonita Crossings Blvd., Bonita Crossing Plaza, Bonita Springs, FL 34135
Phone Number: 239-948-1313
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Bonita Springs
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 7 - 29
Cuisine: Seafood

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