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Joe's Stone Crab

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11 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139
+1 305-673-0365
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wed - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Stonington,CT
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98 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Iconic restaurant. Bustling and lively. Went for lunch. Great bar. Love their version of a margarita with agave nectar. Crowded dining room a bit loud with tourists. Excellent crab bisque and the Classic which has three large claws , cream of spinach , and hash browns with key lime pie for dessert. Just ok chopped salad. Skip the coleslaw. Would... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A south beach staple. Always amazing. Always fresh. Impeccable service! Order the ribs and stone crabs!

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London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just visited for a very simple lunch and enjoyed their crab nicoise salad. Definitely a restaurant we'll go back to and clearly deserving of its good reputation.

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Miami, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had not been here since season ended. We started with some stone crabs and we each had the stone crab bisque which were very good. For main course I had the Chilean sea bass and he had the filet charred rare. The main course was excellent. The service this time was excellent. The waiter was very good and assisted with... More 

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Hertfordshire
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We were warned that we would have to wait for a table but fortunately that was not the case and we were able to sit on the patio at the front and watch the world go by. It was a very hot afternoon so we both had the Crab Nicoise salad, which was delicious. The crab was succulent and plentiful... More 

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Canonsburg, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We make it a point to go to Joes whenever in South Florida. Spent last two weeks here and were there 3 times!! It doesn't get any better than Joes!! Gotta have the stone crab bisque, of course stone crabs, and key lime pie. Lemon drop Martinis are great too!!

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Thank Pam M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Fortunately we arrived just before the crowd so no need to queue. Waiter was very knowledgable about the history of the restaurant and the sustainable harvesting of the crab Food was delicious

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Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I finally made it to Joe's, and was not disappointed. The food lives up to its reputation. This place should not be confused with the franchise, Joe's a Crab Shack. This is finer dining. While pricey, the quality is well worth it. It's perfeCt for special occasions.

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Thank dstrick
Sandbach, United Kingdom
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73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This is the best Crab meal I have had anywhere it was superb. The waiter guided us through the menu and advised not to order 6 mains because of the size of the portions! Great atmosphere great service great food

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tokyo
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Joe's Stone Crab is a regular stop every time I am in Miami. Go early and/or reserve because the waiting line can be long. That has its benefit so, kind of a fashion show of tourists from the eastern seaboard. The food, naturally you order sumptuous stone crabs here, and for desert key lime pie, is delicious. Don't feel too... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $80
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 305-673-0365
Description
A landmark known for stone crabs, fine food and outstanding service. Started in 1913 and still owned and operated by the same family. Joe's provides the freshest stone crabs, seafood and more. Joe's Take Away is a smaller version of our original restaurant, which features all the specialities, plus amazing salads, sandwiches, specials and an early morning breakfast.

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