We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Joe's Crab Shack

212 College St, Ste 100, San Antonio, TX 78205-1813
+1 210-271-9981
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good34%
  • Average23%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“crab” (47 reviews)
“seafood” (42 reviews)
“mason jar” (4 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
212 College St, Ste 100, San Antonio, TX 78205-1813
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (348)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 332 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Joe's is a must eat trip. I love the bibs too. It is a good lace to go if you are really hungry and don't want to break the bank!

Thank Vickie U
Reviewed 3 days ago

We've eaten at other Joe's Crab Shack locations and had great meals, but this meal was a complete disappointment. I ordered the Joe's Garden Salad with grilled shrimp. Here is exactly what I got: a giant bowl of lettuce, three cherry tomatoes, two small pieces...More

Thank emarezee
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Service was good, the food was good, the ambiance was good. I would request a table by the open air area that has a view to the Riverwalk and you can people watch and eat ant the same time. Just watch out for the...More

Thank Gracie V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I both ate the peel and eat shrimp and red fish with lobster.. Whhhhhhhy did we do that. By the time we walked back to our hotel... We were both racing for the restroom. This ruined our entire first night here. Hopefully...More

Thank Djones328
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our waiter stood at the end of the 3 tables we were sitting at and yelled at us to get our orders. It took 15 minutes to get eat our drinks. When we finally got our food...2 of us didn't get any food. He didn't...More

Thank n0thappy77
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Love this place. Every time we travel to San Antonio it’s the best. No waiting for a table. They bought our food fast. Everything was delicious. The only problem was the waitress at first she was very handy and everything but then took more than...More

Thank Gloria R
Reviewed July 3, 2018

They were very busy, but our wait was short for a party of seven. Everyone beverage orders were taken and delivered quickly. Food menu is large so making the choice was not easily accomplished. Everyone enjoyed their meals and we will probably return again before...More

Thank Gary C
Reviewed July 2, 2018

My wife and I along with another couple ate here on a Sunday night and the food was excellent. Our waitress, Klowe, was an excellent waitress. We were seated right away. way too much food though.

Thank Mike B
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

Always wanted to try to this place. Our server was awesome and the food was great too. The crowd at the river walk was busy and lively. We had a great dinner and enjoyed our experience. Will definitely go back. The manager even stopped by...More

Thank Gina N
Reviewed June 27, 2018

We were here early so it wasn't very crowded. The service was good. Our server kept checking back with us to make sure everything was okay. The food was good.

Thank easiwin1948
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 358 hotels in San Antonio
Wyndham Riverside Suites
169 reviews
.01 miles away
Hyatt Regency San Antonio
3,560 reviews
.04 miles away
Hilton Garden Inn San Antonio Downtown
93 reviews
.08 miles away
Omni La Mansion del Rio
4,383 reviews
.08 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Q Kitchen | Bar - Hyatt Regency
250 reviews
.05 miles away
Paesanos
377 reviews
.01 miles away
Saltgrass Steak House
1,244 reviews
.05 miles away
Paesano's Riverwalk
1,244 reviews
.00 miles away
Nearby Attractions
River Walk
22,798 reviews
.05 miles away
The Magicians Agency
261 reviews
.11 miles away
Majestic Theatre
1,220 reviews
.10 miles away
San Antonio River
3,283 reviews
.08 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
JF
December 21, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Vanessa B | Reviewed this property |
Looks like they are open 11am to 12am. But hours May differ. So if they aren't busy they might close early.
0
Votes
Shawnika R
July 15, 2016|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from Wonder80 | Reviewed this property |
The food was good and comparatively inexpensive for Riverwalk. They didn't clean the tables around us but otherwise nothing to comment about.
1
Vote
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$21 - $30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Scenic view, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 212 College St, Ste 100, San Antonio, TX 78205-1813
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 210-271-9981
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing