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Joe's Crab Shack

1200 Main Street, Daytona Beach, FL 32118
+1 386-238-4050
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“seafood” (162 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1200 Main Street, Daytona Beach, FL 32118
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I ate here on Thursday evening, August 23rd, 2018. We had vacationed in Ormond Beach last year (2017), and drove down to Daytona Beach Pier the evening that everyone was boarding up for the arrival of Hurricane Irma. We had already eaten...More

1  Thank SmokyMtnMan6643
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I were on a weekend getaway. We ate here before and he loved it. Upon our return, I have to say the Strawberry Daiquiri was amazing. The food did not disappoint. What was disappointing was the service. Food was delivered and waiter...More

Thank Anakinboots
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its just so good. Everything is perfect. The staff is friendly and that helps a lot too. I want to go back right now!

Thank Greg H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With the restaurant located in the middle of a tourist area on the fishing pier my expectations were not high. I was pleasantly surprised. We were seated right away. The menu has a wide variety of seafood at reasonable prices. Our server was friendly but...More

Thank DoxieGal58
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located out on a rickety old pier [but perfectly safe, I suppose] that juts out into the surf is this no frills but atmospheric seafood joint. The place has good food, good value, wonderful views and nice welcoming wait-staff... and did I mention the atmosphere!!

Thank tbdsny
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is located out over the ocean so you have a beautiful view while enjoying your meal. The food was very good.

Thank Jeannettesfolly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had lunch here last month and was very disappointed the pier is very old along with the building joes is in the food was vert disappointing I had a red fish with a crab topping and it was horrible my friend ordered an appetizer...More

Thank Joe W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came to enjoy the roof top view and have drinks so I don't not know how the food is here. The drinks were okay. Loved the roof top. Couldn't stand the bird crap all over the patio furniture/tables. All in all really just enjoyed...More

Thank DerondaC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Neat place out on the pier in Daytona Beach. Wear your shorts and flip flops here as you enjoy some seafood. You can eat inside or outside up on the roof with a great view of the ocean and the Daytona Boardwalk.

Thank garybJ9833OF
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Even though there’s a Joe’s in our hometown we decided to break tradition and go to a “chain”. The rationale was that ours isn’t on the beach. The place was ok. My husband ordered a platter and I’ll give props for the crab cake and...More

Thank Janet C
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September 14, 2018|
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Response from Chalres D | Reviewed this property |
No, they don't :(
September 8, 2018|
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Response from Rhonda N | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if they take reservations. However, we didn't have any wait period or problem getting seated.
Beth D
April 5, 2018|
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Response from Karen B | Reviewed this property |
Lots of nearby parking, some is free, but there is still a fair walk along the pier to get to the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 Main Street, Daytona Beach, FL 32118
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Daytona Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 386-238-4050
Joe's Crab Shack brings fresh seafood, authentic flavors and Southern coastal flair to locations all across America. Joe's menu features crab, fish, lobster, mussels, clams and shrimp.
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