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Joe's Stone Crab Restaurant and Take Away


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

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Most Portions Are Large Enough to Share
Shrimp Cocktail
3 Pcs 9
6 Pcs 16.95
Oysters on the Half Shell
Wild Caught, w/ Mignonette Sauce
Clam & Lobster Fritters
Bacon, Corn & Spicy Cocktail Sauce
Little Neck Clams "Steamer Style"
Lobster Wontons & a Spiced Tea Bag
Fried Calamari
Key Lime Curry Aioli
Coconut Shrimp
Holler Back Sauce
Lobster Tacos
Avocado Aioli & Mango Pico de Gallo
Fire Roasted Heirloom Tomatoes & Cheese Fondue
w/ House Chips
Fried Asparagus
Garlic Lemon Sauce & Grated Romano Cheese
Most Portions Are Large Enough to Share. Dressings: Joe's Vinaigrette (Includes Egg), Blue Cheese, Ranch, Embers, Balsamic Vinaigrette, Sweet Mustard, Oil & Vinegar, Creamy Garlic Italian
Clam Chowder
Red w/ Bacon
Wedge of Lettuce
Tomato, Bacon, Red Onion, Beets, Egg, Croutons, Topped w/ Blue Cheese Dressing
Half 6.95
Full 10.95
Chopped Salad
w/ Joe's Vinaigrette (Includes Egg), Honey-Roasted Peanuts, Cucumbers, Black Olives, Feta Cheese, Tomatoes & Carrots
Seafood Bisque
Traditional Bisque w/ Stone Crab & Grouper
Joe's Famous Cole Slaw
Any Combination
Kale & Spinach Salad
Goat Cheese, Candied Walnuts, Craisins & Dried Apple
Most Portions Are Large Enough to Share
Sm. 6.95
Lg. 9.95
Hashed Brown or Lyonnaise Potatoes
Seasoned w/ Salt & Pepper
Skinny Fried Sweets
Dusted w/ Cinnamon Sugar
Fried Potatoes
Cottage Chips or French Fries
Baked Potato
w/ Sour Cream, Bacon, Cheese & Scallions
Grilled Tomatoes
Spinach Stuf fing & Melted Cheese
Creamed, Creamed w/ Garlic, Steamed or Sautéed in Garlic
Steamed Vegetables
Broccoli or Asparagus, Steamed in a Lightly Seasoned Butter Broth
Oven Steamed Green Beans
Garlic, Tomatoes & Olive Oil Butter
Fire Roasted Mushrooms & Onions
Marinated & Roasted w/ Garlic
Southern Fried Onions
Honey Buttermilk Dressing
Remember - All Fish Have Bones. Be Careful
Ginger Salmon
Brown Sugar & Caramelized Shallots
Macadamia Crusted, Thai-Coconut Curry Sauce, Topped w/ Mushroom Jalapeno Salad
Black & White Sesame Seed w/ Watermelon Radish & Snap Pea Salad
Florida Snapper
Citrus Vegetable Rub w/ Grilled Avocado Mango Salsa
Grouper, Phô Style
Thinly Sliced, Simmered in Seafood Consommé w/ Rice Noodles & Vegetables
Chilean Sea Bass
Arugula Potato Pesto w/ Roasted Beet Salad & Feta Cheese Foam
Atlantic Swordfish
BBQ Spice w/ Roasted Corn Butter
Blackened & Brushed w/ Garlic Herb Butter
All Deep Fried Items Are Cooked in Cholesterol Free, 100% Vegetable Oil - No Trans Fats
Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes
Green Tomato & Caper Remoulade
Fried or Sautéed w/ Scampi Sauce
Cold Seafood Platter
Stone Crabs, Shrimp, Oysters, 1/2 Florida Lobster
Cold Water Lobster Tails (2)
6 oz each, Scampi Style
Seafood Cioppino
Stone Crabs, Mussels, Shrimp, Lobster, Grouper & Clams in a Spicy Tomato Broth
Market Price
Add Crab Cake Stuf fing additional 12.5
Maine Lobster
Steamed or Broiled w/ a Lobster Ritz® Cracker Stuffing
Lobster Macaroni & Cheese
Vermont White Cheddar Sauce & Asiago Crumbs
We Proudly Serve Florida Raised, Certified Angus Beef. All Beef Aged 30-45 Days, Basted In Kobe Butter. All Cuts Served With Lobster Creamed Corn. Choice Of Sauce: House Pepper Mustard, Hoisin, Red Eye Demi, Chimichurri
6 Oz 29.95
10 Oz 45.95
Filet Mignon
10 Oz 41.95
14 Oz 49.95
NY Strip Steak
20 Oz 59.95
Bone-In Dry Aged Ribeye
14 Oz 35.95
Rack of Lamb, New Zealand
Coffee Citrus Rub
Joe's Famous 1/2 Fried Chicken
Chopped Tenderloin (2)
6 oz each, Seasoned & Seared
Fried Oysters
Tartar & Cocktail Sauce
Joe's Burger
8 oz, Peppered Bacon, Cottage Fried Chips & LTO
Calf's Liver
Caramelized Onions & Bacon
Black Mussels
Sautéed with Spicy Tomato Vodka Broth
BBQ Baby Back Ribs, Full Rack
Mac-Cheese & Creamy Cole Sl
Joe's Famous Key Lime Pie
a.k.a. The Of ficial Florida State Pie
Traditional Flan
Agave Nectar, Sea Salt, Tequila & Lime
Deep Dish Crème Brûlée
w/ a Mango Chambord Sauce
Fresh Seasonal Berries
Crème Fraîche
Graeter's® Ice Cream or Sorbet
Apple Pie à la Mode
House Favorite
Hot Fudge Brownie
Whipped Cream, Walnuts & a Scoop
Chocolate Pecan Pie à la Mode
Bread Pudding
Maple Bourbon Caramel Sauce & a Scoop
Thanks to the quality of our crab and the dedication of owners and staff, since its inception in 1913, Joe’s Stone Crab is an iconic part of Miami’s culinary landscape. Owned and operated by the 3rd and 4th generations of the original family, Joe’s is seeped in tradition. Supported by a top-notch staff, some of whom have been with us for decades, Joe’s has created a welcoming, warm atmosphere that brings our customers coming back time and time again. Our love of food, family and friends is the key to our success. With our own fisheries, full-time butcher and commitment to consistent, premium ingredients, we ensure all our dishes are prepared and served with the utmost in quality and freshness.
$10 - $80
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
American, Seafood
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Beach
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had lunch here today. The fish was pretty good but the fries were clearly not fresh. Should be better really.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

We had to wait ten minutes for seats at the bar, and Jorge and Ray took great care of us for the rest of the evening. Excellent clam chowder, very good fried shrimp, and a. very pleasant bottle of wine. In a very touristy area,...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Dan_in_Firenze
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We traveled a long way from our hotel to get to Joe’s Stone Crab Restaurant. Because of all the advertisements we assumed it was open and looked forward to a delicious meal of stone crabs. Unfortunately when we arrived there was a sign posted that...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Tourist818373, Manager at Joe's Stone Crab Restaurant and Take Away, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We're sorry that you weren't aware that we were closed at the time. We also don't take reservations but if you come by early the next time we'd be happy to get you seated or put your name on the list. You could have also...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Joes as we heard it was a Miami institution, however we are not keen on crab so did choose other menu options. They were pretty average but I am sure the crab would have been excellent. The restaurant itself is pretty epic and...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Tourist818373, Manager at Joe's Stone Crab Restaurant and Take Away, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We're thrilled that you had a great time eating with us. We try our best to give you the best food and service around. Hope to see you soon! Till next time, The Joe’s Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

The stone crab claws are a must try; however their other fish and seafood choices are also excellent! Great sides, too! You have to go at least once in your lifetime!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Freije1
Tourist818373, Manager at Joe's Stone Crab Restaurant and Take Away, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

You're dang right! You'll always find the best fresh claws around here. Thanks for the review. Hope you come back and see us again soon. Till next time, The Joe’s Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely hooked on these crab claws, problem is they are not the only thing on the menu, from the king crab to the fried chicken this place does it all very well. The maitre de is always pleasant and cordial, depending on the time you...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Jim D
Tourist818373, Manager at Joe's Stone Crab Restaurant and Take Away, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Jim, we're glad that we could reel you in! We're honored that you love all of our food so much. Glad you felt we're worth the wait. There's nothing like topping off a good meal with some key lime pie. Best, The Joe’s Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

We’ve gone a few times to this institution, and always a better experience. Lots of people told us to order fried chicken. What? With seafood and amazing sides who needs fried chicken. Well I tell you it was a game changer. We were amazed at...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Dallastideintexas
Tourist818373, Manager at Joe's Stone Crab Restaurant and Take Away, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for stopping by! It's wonderful that you enjoyed our fresh seafood. We're always out here trying to change the game. Hope you make it back our way again soon. Till next time, The Joe’s Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a South Beach institution for a reason. You can’t visit South Beach without having stone crabs and Joe’s has the best. The main restaurant was closed off-season until October but the takeaway area serves the same fare in a more casual setting. Despite...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank atc25
Tourist818373, Manager at Joe's Stone Crab Restaurant and Take Away, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

You haven't done South Beach right if you haven't visited us. We'll be back up and fully running very soon! We're glad that you felt we were worth the price. Hope you make it back our way again soon to try out our key lime...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you like stone crab, this is the place. No reservations but with the wait! Just budget your time. The food and service are tremendous. On of my favorite spots in Miami!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jimconn2415
Tourist818373, Manager at Joe's Stone Crab Restaurant and Take Away, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

You'll always find the best stone crab here! We're thrilled that you feel we're worth the wait. We're proud to be one of your favorite spots in Miami. Hope you come back to eat with us again soon! Till next time, The Joe’s Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful family meal here, the atmosphere is buzzy and the food delicious! The sweet potato mash with pecan crumble is like eating dessert I’ve been dreaming about more ever since..... Wear a jacket, the air con is a little too high but maybe...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Essextravellots
Tourist818373, Manager at Joe's Stone Crab Restaurant and Take Away, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We're thrilled that your family had a great meal with us. Love to hear that you enjoyed our atmosphere and delicious food. Hope you all come back and visit us again soon! Till then, The Joe’s Team

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September 6, 2019|
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Response from John W | Reviewed this property |
Joe's opens when the stone crab season opens, which is October 15th.
June 13, 2019|
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Hello, sorry for the delay in answering. I am not the restaurant, only a customer like you...
June 11, 2019|
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sure is during the season
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