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Joe's Crab Shack

12124 S Apopka Vineland Rd, Orlando, FL 32836-6801
(407) 465-1895
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Ranked #466 of 3,153 Restaurants in Orlando
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $21 - $30
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

Had two really excellent meals here. The staff are very friendly and helpful. They also do excellent cocktails, the "Mudslide" is fantatstic.

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Boca Raton, Florida
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We had their most popular entrees with all the variety of crabs. The variety was great, but the amount of food at the price was not satisfying. Cocktails were well priced. We actually left there and wet to Chilis next door to satisfy our appetite. Expensive dinners to say the least.

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Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Let me start by saying I have eaten at a Joe's Crab Shack twice before in two other states. Upon arrival the place wasn't very busy and it was around 6:00. This should have been my first clue. When we were seated I notice a big dust ball on the top of the table (probably 1" x 1/2")...gross! The waitress... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

After our cruise to Bahamas we had 2 days. In Florida which also included my hun's birthday. The staff were so helpful in playing it up for him .... They had him ride a stick pony with a hat around the restaurant , while they sang to him ...needles to say he was surprised but hammed it up.... But of... More

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Corby, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We went to this on our last night of our recent holiday and it was a mistake on our part as the meal was terrific we had a great time and will certainly put it on our wish list the next time we visit Orlando. The restaurant was almost opposite our hotel and we wish we went in earlier and... More

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Logan, Ut
18 reviews 18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We just enjoyed dinner at Joes Crap Shack. I had the crab cake Caesar salad which was good. My husband's coconut shrimp platter excellent. Our friend had a huge pot (ragin Cajun). Very messy and very good. The crab nacho's we also shared between three of us. So much food we did not care for dessert. Our server was Chris... More

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Wellington, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014 via mobile

Had an opportunity to be good but what u pay and what you recieve! Will not be back. Spent 160$ and left hungry! Not like the pictures they portray a pot full of food, when they brought the pot I was embarrassed for this company. Took advantage of me .

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Lubbock, Texas
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455 reviews 455 reviews
321 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014 via mobile

We do not see these very often and look forward to going to one on our travels. We stopped in here for early lunch and, since we were 2 of 6 people there we had bartender Kelli as our waitperson. Very friendly and efficient...i had the fried lobster bites, corn and mac and cheese...lots of tasty food...lobster bites covered half... More

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63 reviews 63 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Coconut shrimp and the fries that came with it were quite good. Malibu shrimp were OK but nothing special. Hush puppies should be avoided.

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Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014 via mobile

Loved the experience, loved the crab, service was great and prices reasonable. If you like fun and sea-food, give this one a try, you won't be disapointed.

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Additional Information about Joe's Crab Shack

Address: 12124 S Apopka Vineland Rd, Orlando, FL 32836-6801
Phone Number: (407) 465-1895
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
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
Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
Cuisine: Seafood

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