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“It was alright.”
Review of Joe's Crab Shack - CLOSED

Joe's Crab Shack
Price range: $21 - $30
Cuisines: Seafood
Good for: Families with children
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Good for: Families with children
Reviewed October 7, 2012

Took my wife and daughter here. We always see the commercials but we don't have any in Wisconsin so we went while visiting our daughter in Florida. It reminded me of Red Lobster. It was good but not great and the prices we a little high for what you got but it was far from awful. The service was OK but it was very load in there but that may have just been th crowd that night. Been there done that. Probably won't go again.

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Thank Slip213
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Reviewed September 4, 2012

we had been here several years ago, and found the experience forgettable. seeking a restaurant open on labor day, our choices were limited. unnecessarily loud music and garish lighting met us at the door. from there on, the experience became "very good". although our waiter was dressed sloppily, he was friendly, attentive and knowledgeable. the classic crab pot (my guest's choice) and my choice of a skillet paella were both very good. good enough for a return visit.

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Thank sarge-in-fla
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Reviewed August 29, 2012

Awesome lobster and crab!!! What a value. 2 lobsters, potato, corn, crab for $39... Florida is very lucky to have this chain. They pulled out of ohio. Enjoy this place, fun atmosphere..Great location close to school, snd for tourists its not far from beach and very close to charming lauderdale by the sea.

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Thank clevelander22
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Reviewed August 19, 2012

Lots of fun if you're willing to play with your food, BUT it comes with a high price tag. The casual dining atmosphere doesn't match the prices on the menu, but if you're looking for local, tasty seafood, give it a try!

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Reviewed August 7, 2012

Shocking how its gotten so many bad reviews, I've eaten here 6-7 times and I've never had a bad food experience, it is a little loud and the staff are clowns but thats a part of the atmosphere! The Queen crab here and there seasonings are great! And its the only place on this side of town that serves crab to 12!

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Thank DJGQ
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