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The Crab Shack

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$5 - $20
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Menu

SHACKETIZERS
Pricing and availability for all items are subject to change.
10.99
Buffalo Shrimp or Oysters
panko fried, Buffalo sauce
9.99
Crab Stuffed Mushrooms
7.99
Shack's Crab Dip
chilled with crackers
7.99
Fried Green Tomatoes
10.99
Crab Balls
with Remoulade
9.99
Crispy Fried Calamari
11.99
Lowcountry Shrimp Cake
with Dijon Lime sauce
4.99
Hushpuppy Basket
with honey butter
10.99
Hot Crab & Artichoke Dip
10.99
Mussels Scampi
garlic, scallion & tomato butter with garlic toast
SOUPS & SALADS
Dressings: Key Lime Vinaigrette, Balsamic Vinaigrette, Tomato Basil, Caesar, Ranch, Bleu Cheese and Honey Mustard Dressings. Pricing and availability for all items are subject to change.
5.99
Cup of She Crab Soup
Bowl - $6.99
5.99
With cup of soup 9.99
Shack's House Salad
Fresh greens tossed with tomatoes, red onions, mixed cheese and croutons.
16.99
Shacks Signature Crab & Avocado Salad
Lump crabmeat, red onions, cucumbers, avocado, tomatoes and cheddar cheese atop fresh garden greens.
13.99
Grilled Shrimp & Feta Salad
Heirloom tomatoes, feta cheese and balsamic vinaigrette
10.99
Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad
Tossed romaine, Parmesan, and crutons.
OMG SANDWICHES
All served with French Fries. Add Bacon for $1.50
10.99
BBQ Pork Sandwich
10.99
Shack's Cheeseburger
9.99
Flounder Crunch Sandwich
8.99
Grilled Chicken Sandwich
12.99
Lowcountry Shrimp Burger
13.99
“Double D” BBQ Shrimp and Crab Sandwich
BBQ deviled crab and fried creek shrimp, topped with scallions, bacon, fried onion strings and coleslaw
SHACKS SPECIALITIES
All served with choice of two sides except noted*
18.99
Crab Stuffed Flounder
Seared flounder stuffed with blue crab and topped with sherry cream sauce
18.99
Shrimp & Crab Casserole
Homemade pie stuffed with shrimp, blue crab, cheese and tomatoes
19.99
Carolina Crab Cakes
Fresh made cakes loaded with blue crab
27.99
Crab Duo
Fresh made crab cake with Remy lace and a large cluster of snow crab legs.
19.99
*Shrimp Scampi
Garlic, scallions and tomato butter over red rice
19.99
Lowcountry Shrimp Cakes
with Dijon Lime sauce
19.99
Fried Shrimp & Crab Cake Combo
Large, crispy fried shrimp with our famous crab cake
19.99
Shrimp and Grits*
Shrimp in Tasso gravy with bacon and cheddar cheese over stone ground grits
Half Rack 13.99
Half Rack with Grilled BBQ Shrimp 18.99
Full Rack 21.99
BBQ St. Louis Ribs
Served with rice and corn
SHACKS RAW BAR
Pricing and availability for all items are subject to change.
17.99
Barents Sea Snow Crab Cluster
13.99
2/3 Pound Peel & Eat Shrimp
8.99
*1/2 Dozen Oysters on the Half Shell
One dozen oysters
18.99
Steamed Oyster Bucket
FRIED SEAFOOD
Served with red rice and corn on the cob
21.99
Fried Scallops & Shrimp
16.99
Fried Flounder
19.99
Crispy Fried Shrimp
20.99
Fried Oysters
19.99
Crispy Fried Shrimp & Flounder
23.99
Classic Charleston Trio
A tempting combination of fried flounder, shrimp and oysters
24.99
Captains Platter
Fried flounder, shrimp, oysters and clam strips.
GRILLED SEAFOOD
served with New Potatoes and Garden Fresh Vegetables
19.99
Grilled Shrimp
21.99
Grilled Scallops & Shrimp
Fresh Grilled Catch
We purchase our East Coast fish daily to insure the best quality and value for our guests. Your server will be pleased to share a complete explanation of the chef's daily preparation. Market
23.99
Grilled Seafood Platter
Grilled shrimp, scallops and tilapia
STEAMED SEAFOOD TRAYS
All trays are served with steamed and seasoned new potatoes & corn. Add sausage to any tray for $3.99.
36.99
Charleston Steamed Seafood Tray
One Barents Sea snow crab cluster, 2/3 lb. large domestic shrimp& 1/2 dozen steamed oysters
33.99
Snow Crab Legs
Two large steamed Barents Sea snow crab clusters
29.99
Snow Crab & Shrimp Tray
One Barents Sea snow crab cluster & 2/3 lb. large domestic shrimp
26.99
Carolina Steamer
Steamed Shrimp, Oysters & Mussels (10 of each)
19.99
Frogmore Stew Tray
2/3 lb. Large Domestic Shrimp with Sausage
43.99
Minor Cluster Shuck
2 steamed Barents Sea snow crab clusters & 12 steamed oysters
149.99
Major Cluster Shuck
8 Barents Sea snow crab clusters $ 3 dozen steamed select oysters
SIDES
Red Bliss Potatoes ~ Mixed Vegetables ~ Corn on the Cob ~ French Fries ~ Coleslaw ~ Red Rice ~ Smashed Potatoes ~ Collards~ Small Salad … $2.99 each
2.99
Red Bliss Potatoes
2.99
Mixed Vegetables
2.99
Corn on the Cobb
2.99
French Fries
2.99
Coleslaw
2.99
Red Rice
2.99
Smashed Potatoes
2.99
Collards
2.99
Small Salad
LUNCH MENU
Award Winning She Crab Soup ~ Cup $6.99 Sandwiches served with French Fries ~ add bacon for $1.50 Pricing and availability for all items are subject to change.
12.99
Crabby Charlie
Crab cake, bacon, fried green tomatoes & pimento cheese English Muffin
10.99
BBQ Pork Sandwich
10.99
Shack's Cheeseburger
9.99
Flounder Crunch Sandwich
8.99
Grilled Chicken Sandwich
9.99
Fish Tacos
Fresh mahi topped with lettuce, cheese and fire & ice salsa
13.99
"Double D" BBQ Shrimp and Crab
BBQ deviled crab and fried creek shrimp, on toasted bun, topped with scallions, bacon, fried onion strings and coleslaw
9.99
Southern Meatloaf
Served with mashed potatoes and gravy, collard greens and cornbread
9.99
Fried Pork Chop
Served with mashed potatoes and gravy, collard greens and cornbread
9.99
Country Fried Steak
Served with mashed potatoes and gravy, collard greens and cornbread
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Reviewed today via mobile

The Crab Shack was starting to get crowded early this Saturday. Luckily we arrived just in time to snag a table on the covered outdoor patio in front. We thought it might be too hot sitting outside but it was fine. We ordered an assortment...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank mikelcesc
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great local bar with great food. I starter with a 1/2 dozen raw oysters. I actually received more than 6, but apparently they threw some puny ones in for free. The crab stuffed fish came with roasted baby red potatoes and a squash zucchini medley....More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I met my family out at Folly Beach Crab Shack for lunch at the end of August and it did not disappoint. It was a fantastic meal with friendly and speedy service. We will definitely be back. I loved the crab and artichoke dip and...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank eriksmithw
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A fan of seafood and it was excellent. The restaurant itself is very informal and run down, and the table we were escorted to had not been wiped down. Even after a wipe down, I had to finish the job on both table and chairs....More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank 324melaniep
Reviewed 1 week ago

this a the prototypical beach place. not fancy - just pretty decent seafood at a fair price. fish, shrimp, crab, salads and sandwiches, and plenty of cold beverages. nice place to unwind and have a meal

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank jon s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best fresh fried or grilled seafood platter in South Carolina at any price, combined with great service and smiling faces. Walk off the yummy dinner with a stroll on the nearby pier at sunset. Steve H. DDDFAN

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Steven H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent an afternoon at the beach and ate lunch here based on a recommendation from our parking attendant. It's in close proximity to the beach with indoor and outdoor seating. Fresh fish of the day was mahi. We each had a mahi sandwich with fries...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank LoveLabs2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found a awesome place to have 5:00 supper! We ordered the grilled seafood platter with shrimp, scallops, and mahi-mahi. All was prepared fabulously and all was delicious. We picked mixed vegetables and collards for our sides. Both complimented the entree very well. Our server...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank N G H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The fried shrimp and crab legs were very good. However, the corn was mushy and awful and red potatoes were over cooked and mushy. But, the seafood and service were very good!!More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank 224pattyl
LCH076, Owner at The Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for letting me know about your visit. I assure you I have addressed the issues with the corn and potatoes with my chef. As you can see, we normally get raving reviews on all our food. I have and always will have a...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love to try new things so we usually don’t repeat when we travel...this place was the exception!!! Absolutely the best seafood I’ve ever eaten!

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank hnwright81
LCH076, Owner at The Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much! We hope to be able to serve you again on your next visit to paradise. Ron Hill, owner

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funkpunkguy
August 10, 2018|
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Response from LCH076 | Property representative |
I will offer you my personal cell , I reach out to ever review. Good or bad. Once again, my cell number is 843-437-2546, Ron Hill, owner
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969chuckh
July 3, 2018|
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Response from LCH076 | Property representative |
I would love to talk with you in person, again here is my personal cell number and I look forward to talking with soon. Sincerely, Ron Hill,owner, Folly Beach Crab Shack, 843-337-4327
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899terrip
July 2, 2018|
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Response from senorjp | Reviewed this property |
I think it's 4 pm, however, they will make what you want when you want it Just ask.
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