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815 W 7th St, Joplin, MO 64801
(417) 206-3474
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Ranked #12 of 196 Restaurants in Joplin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $100
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood, Tapas, Bar
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Good for: Romance, Doing business
Dining options: Reservations, Takeout, Late Night
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English first
Effingham, Illinois
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 NEW

A group of my colleagues ate there for lunch and the service and food was above average and the prices very reasonable. Would recommend if you are in the area.

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Savannah
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38 reviews 38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

While visiting Joplin, MO we stopped in at the visitor center for information and asked a local for a restaurant recommendation. The young lady at the center suggested Crabbys seafood, bar and grill. The restaurant is close to the downtown area and the historic district. The atmosphere is great, food was well cooked and the portion was generous, service was... More 

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Beaumont, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

It's a lovely place, an upscale bar type. It's not Smokey but I got whiffs of cigarettes every now and then. Staff is very friendly. I had the soup and salad. The seafood chowder left much to be desired, slightly spicy. I got The Autumn salad and oh my goodness by far and without a doubt the best salad I... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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79 reviews 79 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We were in Joplin for a one night stopover during a Rt. 66 road trip. Based on TripAdvisor reviews, we when to Crabbys and it was a pleasant surprise. It’s located in a semi-seedy part of town and it’s easy to miss. The exterior is bland and it shares a parking lot with a supermarket but parking is abundant. Once... More 

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pittsburg, ks
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Crabbys has a unique atmosphere that's casual yet sexy. The food is delicious. My favorite is the calarmari-hand breaded at the restaurant. The restaurant servers everything from salads to sandwiches to pasta, steaks and of course seafood. Usually there is a daily special. For dessert the bread pudding is incredible, but must be ordered early as takes awhile. There is... More 

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

My first time in this place while in business trip in Joplin area. The food and atmosphere is first class, as well as service. It is not the best bargain in Joplin as a little pricey but the nice touch is the place is smoking free atmosphere.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

great food, excellent drink menu...best bartender in town! Friendly staff. Everything cooked to satisfaction and timely. Nice and interesting environment.

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Joplin, Missouri
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Very good quality food 90% of the time; the ambience could be nicer but the staff is wonderful and the liquor quality selection is good

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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We love Crabby's - and I don't even like Seafood! This place is top notch. The atmosphere is superb and we've always had spectacular service. It is upscale but have always felt comfortable wearing whatever attire I have on. A t-shirt isn't going to stop me from eating here!! The service is always phenomenal. The wait staff and bartenders always... More 

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Daegu, South Korea
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

Miserable from the moment we were crammed into our RESERVED table. They crammed the 6 of us into a table that was about 5' long by 30" wide. We had reservations but were placed in the bar area in the far back corner, under a freezing vent. We made our displeasure with the cramped table known first with the only... More 

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Additional Information about Crabby's

Address: 815 W 7th St, Joplin, MO 64801
Phone Number: (417) 206-3474
Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Joplin
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 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
Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
Cuisine: Seafood, Tapas, Bar

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