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Joe's Crab Shack

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4846 Highway 17 S, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582-5353
+1 843-272-5900
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“crab” (72 reviews)
“seafood” (91 reviews)
“shark bites” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4846 Highway 17 S, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582-5353
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went early and were immediately seated. Wide variety to select. The appetizer was 3 in one, poppers, calamari, and crab dip was exceptional. One chose a poor boy with shrimp. Delicious. The crab pot was huge and spicy. The East Coast atter wad huge. Excellent...More

Thank jgteacher
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food and service was excellent. The restaurant could use a deep cleaning; the floors were very greasy. The restrooms smelled horrible.

Thank romuntu
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Made reservations for 5.30, placed order at 5.45, food did not arrive until about 7.15. Of the party of 7 of us there were 3 young children one of whom was 15 months old who had to eat oyster crackers while she waited for her...More

Thank tmlleafer
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great place for a late afternoon lunch. It was not too crowded and we were able to sit on the deck. Service is great - they don't hover and they keep drinks filled. We ordered the steamed shrimp and the Crab Nachos....More

Thank Nc4travel
Reviewed 1 week ago

PLEASE LISTEN TO ME; I don't know why other guests are given the Joe's crab shack 4-5 stars... From an educator, the food quality and quantity does not met the price, crab bucket for $32 my wife got three legs, two small red potatoes and...More

Thank Encarnacion16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here on Friday night. We expected this to be as tasty as the restaurant at Celebrity Circle in Myrtle Beach, but it was not. Fries were limp and undercooked. Fish was okay, but not great.

1  Thank Carolyn R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've been here before, a number of times. We've always ordered Steam Pots of one sort or another. This time, my wife ordered a Crab Bucket, but I opted for the Southern Stuffed Shrimp. She really loved the crab. The legs were meaty and the...More

Thank Jay L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For our vacation we wanted to go to a familiar place we have visited before for good seafood fix, so we were excited to find a Joe's Crab Shack in Myrtel Beach. When we arrived we were told the wait would be an hour but...More

Thank Chrissy V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family of 9 went a couple of days ago for an early dinner. When we entered the restaurant, the fishy smell was pretty strong. We were seated quickly. Our server was nice and efficient. He brought our drinks and food fairly quickly. The food...More

Thank chemgal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always make sure we go there when in North Myrtle beach. Great food and really nice staff. They give you a buzzer if you have to wait and you can go outside on the boardwalk. Good place for kids too.

Thank Janet E
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Patricia C
August 13, 2016|
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Response from rambo4567 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure if you visit the website they will have one there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Scenic view
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 - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4846 Highway 17 S, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582-5353
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  North Myrtle Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 843-272-5900
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