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Joe's Crab Shack

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9400 S State St., Sandy, UT 84070-3213
(801) 255-9571
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 10
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Not too bad. Need a different waitress

We came here as a Mothers Day choice. Our waitress, Bailee, was helpful, but was lacking in personality. After our meal was delivered, it was quite a long time before Bailee came back to check on our status. We ordered one of the buckets and the Steak and Shrimp plate. The steak wad to be medium... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 10, 2015
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Vancouver, Washington
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Casper, Wyoming
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38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

This was a special occasion family outing for us. (2 adults- 2 kids). Our waiter Cinch yes that's his name. Is a personality all his own. However he is the perfect balance between chatty and professional. Lets start off fro the beginning: 1. We walked in and were seated. We ordered our drinks and they were brought out very promptly.... More 

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Vancouver, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

We came here as a Mothers Day choice. Our waitress, Bailee, was helpful, but was lacking in personality. After our meal was delivered, it was quite a long time before Bailee came back to check on our status. We ordered one of the buckets and the Steak and Shrimp plate. The steak wad to be medium, but it came out... More 

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Central Utah
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110 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

I went for an early dinner at Joe’s Crab Shack with my wife, step-daughter, and her boyfriend on Friday, April 17, 2015. For those who have not been to Joe’s: They set the table with some of the usual things, like salt and pepper shakers (in pint bottles), but they also include a roll of brown paper towels and a... More 

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Sandy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Great place for families and date nights!!! the atmosphere is alot of fun as are the servers. Just always a happy place to eat. the food is great the Clam chowder is awesome!! This one is close to the movie theaters so you can watch a show then walk to eat..makes it nice!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

My husband, kids, and I enjoy going to Joe's almost every time we go to Utah. The food and drinks there are always really good and the staff has never been disappointing. Would recommend!!

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Food was good, but it was offset by the service. It took Ryan at least 10 minutes to bring us a beer. Then I felt rushed by him because he came back soon after we got our meals to see if we needed boxes and asked if we wanted to see the dessert menu. He back shortly thereafter to see... More 

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Elko, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 via mobile

My husband and son always order the Samuel Adams steam pots 2 each & 2 orders of the clams. Nothing goes to waste. You get crab, corn, a couple of red potatoes, andouille sausage & corn on the cob. Nothing goes to waste. I am a vegetarian but I found I love the crab nachos minus the crab. I always... More 

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Duluth, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Really fun place for two people on vacation. Our waitress, Bailey, was super. The big shark and other decorations were a hoot, but the best thing of all was the lengthy dance all the waitstaff did on the perimeter of the large dining area. I had mango shrimp, which was very good. I enjoyed the whole experience, including the throwback... More 

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Idaho Falls, Idaho
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We went with our kids and got WAY too much food. So unless you're a big eater, consider sharing. With that said, everything was really delicious. My husband did get a sampler platter with mostly fried foods--it was great, but you get kind of burned out on fried foods fast (couldn't consider something fried for lunch the next day after... More 

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salt lake city
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Ate lunch at Joe's to celebrate an event. There were only a few other people in the restaurant, and yet our service was slow. The calamari sampler was good, but there were not enough chips brought with the crab dip. The coconut shrimp was very good. It came with a small paper container of cole slaw and side of french... More 

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Additional Information about Joe's Crab Shack

Address: 9400 S State St., Sandy, UT 84070-3213
Phone Number: (801) 255-9571
Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Wasatch Range  >  Sandy
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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9400 S State St., Sandy, UT 84070-3213
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Wasatch Range  >  Sandy
  • Phone Number: (801) 255-9571

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
  • Cuisine: Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
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

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?