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Pinchers

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Certificate of Excellence2018 - 2019 Winner
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American, Seafood
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We needed a quick bite late in the afternoon so decided to have an appetizer and cocktails. The waiter was from the mid-west and had a trainee working with him. They both were wonderful waitstaff. I ordered the pinchers (small crab claws drenched in garlic...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank ChicagoSparkle
PinchersCrabShack, Manager at Pinchers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We appreciate your comments and support of our Family Owned and Operated business. We look forward to serving you again soon.

Reviewed August 6, 2019

I love their shrimp platters. My favorite is the Coconut Shrimp. I also like the fried Oysters. Service is good and quick.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank PJPetrus13
PinchersCrabShack, Manager at Pinchers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for leaving us a great review! We sincerely appreciate the feedback and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed August 4, 2019

Its OK for what it is....it's a diner. The fried seafood was tasty but the batter didn't stick to it. The fries were not crispy. Its wasn't awful but it wasn't great either. It's just OK!More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank feensterlaw
PinchersCrabShack, Manager at Pinchers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your recent visit. It sounds like you were underwhelmed by your experience and that is not the outcome we strive for. We will take into consideration the points you raised in your review to...More

Reviewed August 1, 2019 via mobile

We were wanting a nice seafood dinner in the area. We were driving by and decided to try it. The menu was varied and offered hope for great meal. We had the peel n eat shrimp which were good but the crab cakes were disappointing....More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank gwtwgs1
PinchersCrabShack, Manager at Pinchers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review and will take into consideration the points you raised. We strive for those 5 star reviews and want every customer to leave feeling like they had an exceptional experience. We hope you are willing...More

Reviewed July 22, 2019

We went to Pinchers for dinner on a Saturday night...for an appetizer, we ordered the crab claws, which were very tasty. For dinners, I had sautéed soft shell crab, which was great, and my husband had a black grouper special, which was outstanding. Really good...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Mrlene61
PinchersCrabShack, Manager at Pinchers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We are so glad to hear you enjoyed the experience! Thank you so much for leaving us a wonderful review, we look forward to serving you again soon.

Reviewed July 3, 2019

We arrived at 5:30 and left st 7:20 with no food served. There is a PROBLEM! they need a chef and a new manager. I feel sorry for the servers.More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank hamiltonka
PinchersCrabShack, Manager at Pinchers, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2019

On behalf of all of us at the Pinchers Lakewood Ranch location, I would like to apologize for your experience at our restaurant. Please be assured that we take all reviews seriously and will be looking into what might have caused this to happen. Thank...More

Reviewed July 2, 2019

Stopped in around 3pm on a Sunday. Very quick service. Corey was very attentive. Food done perfect and drinks were cold.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Bill J
PinchersCrabShack, Manager at Pinchers, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2019

It sounds like all in all you had a fantastic visit. We appreciate you taking the time to let us know we are doing a good job and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed June 23, 2019

We brought the grandkids here for lunch. The staff was friendly and the food was properly prepared. The kids had grilled cheese and they ate free. The waitress also noticed that I was former military and made sure I got their discount. All in all,...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank bikehog
PinchersCrabShack, Manager at Pinchers, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2019

Thank you so much for your service! We are so glad that you enjoyed the experience and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed June 16, 2019

2 for one drinks all day and great selection of food, good service and reasonable prices. Love pinchers!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank maryloud
PinchersCrabShack, Manager at Pinchers, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2019

We are so appreciative of your continued support! As a local business, our customers mean the world to us. Thank you for leaving us a great review, please come back in soon.

Reviewed May 27, 2019

We had a very nice time at Pinchers on Rodeo Drive-Lakewood Ranch-Our waitress was Corey-excellent service-We had a great dinner! Casual and fun!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank lucymitzizoe
PinchersCrabShack, Manager at Pinchers, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2019

We are so glad that you had a great visit! Thank you for leaving us a wonderful review, please come back and see us again soon.

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Response from AnthonySansone | Reviewed this property |
I think that I have seen them on the menu, but I am not sure.
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