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Joes Crab Shack

2704 Snelling Avenue North, Roseville, MN 55113
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Ranked #44 of 83 Restaurants in Roseville
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Seafood
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Oshawa, Canada
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39 reviews 39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 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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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 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
Top Contributor
100 reviews 100 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 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
1 review
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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Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 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
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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
1 review
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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38 reviews 38 reviews
17 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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Maple Grove, Minnesota
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60 reviews 60 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

My family loves seafood, especially shellfish. While I tend to avoid chain restaurants, I decided to make a trip to the only Joe's Crab Shack in MN. Not only did we wait twice as long as the hostess suggested, it also took both our drinks and food 2-3x longer to arrive than anticipated. As expected the food was substandard, and... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Made an reservation for 1pm. Did not get seated immediately and the place was not even busy. Had to ask 2 times about when our table would be ready and got an different answer from 2 employees. Service was slow and food not that great for some people. Both me and my wife got sick from the place. Take the... More

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