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Captain Jack's Crab Shack

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107 Chapman Road, Byron, GA 31008
478-956-7728
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • 35
    Excellent
  • 32
    Very good
  • 10
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  • 8
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Better than average inland seafood

Did our birthday dinner here. Good service for a table of 14. Everyone had something different and enjoyed it. Grouper Poboy was massive, shrimp basket excellent, crab legs good quality and prepared well, blackened grouper tacos very tasty. Good job all around.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 12, 2015
dnr1202
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Juliette, Georgia
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Atlanta, Georgia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 NEW

I will admit...the food was good. The fish, scallops, shrimp, and just about every thing was okay in my family's book. Now, my family and I love fish and we had heard great reviews about this place so we decided to try it out. To out dismay, this place is the last place we would want to visit. Every thing... More 

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Cape Coral, Florida
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63 reviews 63 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 NEW

This is just the type of place I'm looking for on the road. They serve delicious food made from scratch on the premises. Laid back atmosphere with newsprint for table coverings. Service was fast and friendly. This reminded me of a southern BBQ place but with seafood instead of BBQ. We had the shrimp and grits and crab cakes. The... More 

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Byron, Georgia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

They are cool people that let you write on the tables... They have great sea food, or pizza. The bar is standard, a bit dim, but then I was there late (just before close) I liked it so much I grabbed a gift cirt. to give to a friend, just to have THEM try it out!! Well worth the time.

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Byron, Georgia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

It was a quaint little place, the food was knock your socks off good, and the bar was well stocked! Very "home style" with a lot of good country love thrown in to make it a very good place....and I LOVE the fact you get to write on the tables! (table cloth is paper)

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Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Visited friends who live in the area and we all decided that Captain Jack's Crab Shack was the place for great seafood. We ordered both the cheese grits and shrimp platter and the fried shrimp basket with cole slaw. The grilled shrimp were large and seasoned to perfection and the fried shrimp were crunchy and flavorful. The sides of French... More 

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Juliette, Georgia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015 via mobile

Did our birthday dinner here. Good service for a table of 14. Everyone had something different and enjoyed it. Grouper Poboy was massive, shrimp basket excellent, crab legs good quality and prepared well, blackened grouper tacos very tasty. Good job all around.

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Michigan
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55 reviews 55 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Kinda an unusual place. Some of the decor is nice and the rest looks in disrepair. Are they trying to look "old and weathered" like a real crab shack? Not sure. I stopped for a snack and beer since I was not that hungry. Once I finally received the beer that I ordered (took about 10 minutes after sitting down... More 

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georgia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

The staff was very friendly and helful with suggestions,the food was good and the selections were great,we had many choices to choose from and the children real enjoyed the chicken fingers and asked for more.I would go back with my family

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Bensalem, Pennsylvania
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50 reviews 50 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

we ate lunch here the food was very good the crab cakes were the best I've eaten the service was good. I would eat here again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015 via mobile

Ate here while staying at the quality inn. Great food. Just walking distance. Best seafood we had. When we are in the area we will eat here again.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 107 Chapman Road, Byron, GA 31008
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Byron
  • Phone Number: 478-956-7728

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood
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 - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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