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San Diego, California
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51 reviews 51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Not certain where everyone goes to lunch in Roseville MN, but I ended up here at Joe's Crab Shack on a cold 20* day. What's better than a bottomless bowl of chowder and salad you might ask? I say nothing... Except for the service! So here's the rundown: - Was I satisfied: Yes - Will I go back: Yes -... More 

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87 reviews 87 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We got there early and had to wait for our party to arrive. We sat at the bar and enjoyed large margaritas and an equally large appetizer of calamari. The calamari was overly breaded, doughy and not crisp. Our party arrived and we went to the dining room to order meals. The three teen agers ordered crab legs, all different... More 

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Oshawa, Canada
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45 reviews 45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

The food was very good, great selection of seafood and fresh. You would not think of seafood in the Midwest. But the staff was excellent. The were friendly and new the menu, great help with the selection and good recommendation to get the most of what we wanted.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

This is my first time to Joe's Crab Shack.. Never having had crab legs or oysters . I really enjoyed the food . Our waitress was the bomb our food came pretty quickly after reading the reviews I was unsure about going here very glad that I did so don't not go because of the reviews go and judge for... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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123 reviews 123 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

A fun environment with good drinks and great seafood for a chain restaurant in the middle of the Midwest. You won't go away hungry, for sure. Stick with the buckets or steam pots, we've ordered the other menu ties and have been less impressed.

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Spring Hill, Florida
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

we came in very hungry. we left very hungry. service was poor. we ordered a lobster and snow crab bucket. there was not enough food in it for a 6 year old child. it was vastly overpriced. over all I would rate this restaurant a big fat rip off.

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80 reviews 80 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

The service is always good. The food is good; however, I think overpriced. They have delicious drinks and the atmosphere is fun.

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Grand Rapids, Minnesota
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Absolutely loved this place! Well worth the detour from our trip route. Will be sure to visit everytime I'm near the Twin Cities! My whole family (6 people counting myself) loved the food and atmosphere.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

I was craving seafood and a couple of my friends and I decided to come here. It was not worth it; I ordered The Great Barrier steampot & clam chowder and my friend got the Crab Daddy Feast. When I received my order, I only got 2 crab legs and half a piece of crab leg: I was so disappointed!... More 

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St. Paul, Minnesota
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43 reviews 43 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

After a short 15 minute wait on a Saturday evening we were seated at a table. The music and noise of other diners on this busy night was so loud that my husband had to move next to me so we could converse. There was lots of activity in our area with an abundance of wait staff. Service was very... More 

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Additional Information about Joes Crab Shack

Address: 2704 Snelling Avenue North, Roseville, MN 55113
Phone Number: 651-636-4151
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Roseville
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
Cuisine: Seafood

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