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Crabby Joe's Tap & Grill

215 Thames Street South, Ingersoll, Ontario N5C 2T6, Canada
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Ranked #14 of 21 Restaurants in Ingersoll
Cuisines: American, Canadian
Good for: Bar scene
Most recent review
- Sep 3, 2014
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Good for: Bar scene
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English first
London, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Heh, it's a small town pub, not a downtown Toronto restaurant! Service is/has never been exceptional. Without fail someone in our group either has their order forgotten or is provided with something other than what they ordered! Food is usually very good for pub style meals and they have special drink nights that we have enjoyed with a group after... More

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4 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Crabby Joe's is usually really good! But for some reason this location is very slow and whenever I order something, anything really.....there is something wrong with it. For example: I ordered the new buttermilk crispy chicken sandwich and they forgot to put the sauce on it. So without sauce it was quiet dry. Or another visit I ordered a regular... More

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62 reviews 62 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

My family roots led me back to Ingersoll. My last dinner in town was in mid '80s. Crabby Joes has replaced an old family favourite, many years gone by. And it is not a change for the better. C.J.'s is primarily bar food, and does not pretend to be any thing more. We were seated promptly at 2.00 pm and... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I recently went to Crabbys and was delighted to see the `lighter fare` menu. I ordered the lettuce wraps. The flavour of the chicken, vegetable filling was excellent, but the lettuce that came with it was so wet that we had to order extra napkins to absorb the extra water! I was there with a close friend, and we laughed... More

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Ingersoll, Canada
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41 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

The bar service is never very good. You will wait and wait and wait for bar service. Restaurant service is good though. The food is typical pre-fab, heat 'n' eat, type stuff. I would avoid the ribs though.

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Ingersoll, Canada
16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

We recently moved to Ingersoll and thought we should eat locally. We had never been to a Crabby Joe's before. We were seated quickly and placed our orders. After waiting for 45 mins we were brought our main dish. During the wait we saw the manager standing in the kitchen with the waitstaff. They were all talking and checking their... More

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Grand Bend, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013 via mobile

We had our family luncheon 21 dec. Great service. Great food. The price was excellent. We had a lovely time. Thanks to all staff.

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Ingersoll, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013

Called ahead to book table for for party of seven,got there they said I never called and put us in the bar for a meal.they put two wobbly tables together over an hour to get our food after placing an order .When food came half was cold and was not worth the money.I will not go there for supper again

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013 via mobile

My husband and I didn't feel like cooking so we decided to spoil ourselves and go out for dinner instead. When we got here at 6pm the parking lot and restaurant were empty..that should've been our warning sign. The food was absolutely terrible. We ordered spinach and artichoke dip for a starter and the pita bread that was served with... More

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18 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013

Basicaly the same everytime, nothing new. Also nothing great or new to keep coming back to either. The staff, well so so actually. Really I'm beginning to see a trend of higher prices and nothing else really changing but my bill.

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