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All 226 Mesquite Restaurants

Joe's Crab Shack

1340 N Peachtree Rd, Mesquite, TX 75149-1300
972-329-7111
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Ranked #48 of 226 Restaurants in Mesquite
Price range: $21 - $30
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Seafood
Good for: Families with children
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Good for: Families with children
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  • English first
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Great food for my first visit. The waitress Rachelle was and is an awesome waitress. Will be back there again. Also the restaurant manager was very sweet and very attentive. I enjoyed it. - Gilbert

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The last time we ate here my son got sick, he got the king crab bucket. I thought I smelled something that just didn't smell right. Service was slow too. Will not come back here again.

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Mesquite, Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Noisy. Skillet paella was nothing like paella. It was jambalaya and was just okay. Fish entree was a much smaller portion than appeared on the menu. Wait staff was overall too young and not well trained. Youth at the host stand was preoccupied with texting on personal cell phone vs. performing any work related task.

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Dallas Texas
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53 reviews 53 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 via mobile

I am not one to look for the negative or to let a few little things spoil a good time. My son chose Joe's Crab Shack as a place to celebrate the night we were there because he was moving to college the next day. We live in a large metroplex and had eaten at another location many times but... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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290 reviews 290 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

We got the king crab bucket and although it was tasty, it was obvious that the crab had been frozen. The quantity appears to have shrunk since the last time we were here. They seem to do something to their draft beers to make them really carbonated.

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Kinston, North Carolina
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102 reviews 102 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Awesome food. Price Ok. Great staff. Clean. Fast. Fun. Wonderful for the family. Nothing bad to say about this place.

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Dallas, Texas
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393 reviews 393 reviews
390 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We stopped here for some seafood. The mushroom appetizer we ordered was so gooey, I could hardly eat it. My crunchy shrimp was okay, but the plate was pretty skimpy for the price. My daughter ordered one of the seafood pots. She had no complaints. The drinks are good here. My hurricane, although it was good, had way too much... More 

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Dallas
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47 reviews 47 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Joe's is one of our go-to restaurants and we eat there when we're in the mood for good seafood. It's loud and kitschy, but the food is reliably good. My daughter and I like to get a combo platter and share, both because neither of us can finish off the huge portions and because the platters give us a variety... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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60 reviews 60 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

I would have given the restaurant a 1 or 0 if it had not been for the jalapeno poppers with cream cheese. They were actually good. My wife had been to a Joe's Crab Shack quite a few years ago and said the food was terrible. I should have heeded her warning. We went there for my birthday. I ordered... More 

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Garland, Texas
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37 reviews 37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

We come here often. They always have great food! My fave is the the crab steam pots! Add a beer to it and there you have a great meal! We love the atmosphere! Its a fun place to go.

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Additional Information about Joe's Crab Shack

Address: 1340 N Peachtree Rd, Mesquite, TX 75149-1300
Phone Number: 972-329-7111
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Mesquite
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
Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
Cuisine: Seafood

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