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Original Waterfront Crab Shack

104 Miracle Strip Pkwy SW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-6615
+1 850-664-0345
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“redfish” (33 reviews)
“crab dip” (63 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
104 Miracle Strip Pkwy SW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-6615
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Reviewed today

My husband and I were able to boat up to the restaurant, which was great. We decided to have a seat at the bar for an appetizer and a drink. Our bartender was prompt and had great recommendations for drinks and appetizers. I would definitely...More

1  Thank manderson1989
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ask for Deverick, great server with an awesome personality and memory!! He didn’t write one thing down and got it all right! Even the check! Great food! Enjoyed our time!

Thank Melissa W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great food. Always a must for our yearly vacation to Ft Walton. Richie was a great server. Views are beautiful!!

Thank daahern
Reviewed 2 days ago

The “Banging shrimp” was not that spicy but had a good taste, flavor and great presentation. The fried oyster dinner was a bit of a disappointment. The coleslaw was good but the corn on the cob was waterlogged and half of the oysters tasted old...More

Thank wes n
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Meg was a great server and the food was delish!! We were a family of 6- and everything was great- shrimp, redfish, tacos and hush puppies- yum!

Thank douthittj
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Meg made me feel right at home during a solo work dinner. Thank you for your service! I had such a great time.

Thank kathrynmadisonba2018
Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I had the snow crab legs. They were sweet and tasty - didn't need butter - when cracking the legs, the meat came out in whole pieces.Just like the meal, our waiter Richie was great. We told him the hush puppies were...More

Thank debbiewd831
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Came in on Thursday and Richie was our serve he was awesome. Great food and service. Will be back again real soon maybe next week again.

Thank Trina L
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

One of my favorite restaurants in town. Good food ... Shrimp taco is my favorite... wonderful waterfront view. Good and prompt service. Our waiter, Andrew, did us a very good service. Thank you Andrew.

Thank Maria Teresa R
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We vacation here every year and this is the place we eat on our last night. The food is always prepared right, the wait is manageable and this time Tim B, a new staff member knocked it out of the park. He was familiar with...More

Thank starket2018
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Questions & Answers
Kevin M
March 31, 2018|
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Response from Joey L | Property representative |
Yes we do have a T-dock so you can come by water.
April 4, 2017|
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Response from FWB_Foodie | Reviewed this property |
not sure. if you call them and ask, I am sure they can accommodate. grilled/blackened fish should with salad should be great with oysters on half shell for appetizers.
sharlap P
March 29, 2017|
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Response from Lora P | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, probably a good idea. The place is usually packed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Miracle Strip Pkwy SW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-6615
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Fort Walton Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-664-0345
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