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Joe's Crab Shack

6 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
+1 904-249-6160
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good28%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I've eaten at Joe's before - many years ago in the DFW area; it was great. This time, this one...was so-so. They weren't too busy this evening - it was about 8:30. There were a couple of big tables with birthday parties - maybe that...More

Thank Antiquetuck
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Joe's for dinner on a Saturday night. It was crowded but we were seated within a few minutes. Emerald, our waitress, was very cordial and extremely knowledgeable about the menu. Her continued service throughout our meal was unsurpassed. The meals were outstanding. A great...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sit inside if you want to FREEZE, sit outside if you want to learn to fence with the various seagulls and pigeons seeking food... Crab boils are excellent with a decent mix of veggies, crab and shrimp... beverages are average and the tourist store is...More

Thank iNetSpy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had not been there in about two years, so we decided to stop for lunch: bad idea! While the beer and the waiter were good, the salad with fish and the seafood platters were not! the crab legs overcooked and dry inside, the calamari...More

Thank Renato S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had reservations for a party of nearly twenty. Our server was amazing, never skipped a beat. Drinks never ran out, food came out fairly quickly for such a large party! The servers all came out and did a fun little line dance to the...More

Thank JulieE1538
Reviewed September 17, 2018

I really enjoyed this restaurant. It’s was my first time. Kyle was very attentive with us. The food was great (the steam pots) and delicious

Thank Cristina O
Reviewed September 17, 2018

My wife and I had to evacuate to Jacksonville due to hurricane Florence. We selected Joe's Crab Shack from a brochure in the hotel and were very pleased. We both wanted crabs and the ocean and Joe's provided both. We had claim chowder to start...More

Thank MikeL007
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Terrible service and terrible food that seemed to have been re-warmed one too many times and tasted like cardboard. A big disappointment as the oceanfront location is amazing.

Thank wendy4uf
Reviewed September 8, 2018

10 people, sent 8 peoples food out, had to get up and ask someone to get our waiter so we could see where our food was,, about 10 minutes later here it comes...the crab was so over cooked the it was like mush, the butter...More

Thank JonelleR12
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Great waiter, great food, amazing oceanfront location. Easy to park and a nice walk on the beach after dinner!

Thank JKYaney
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Michelle P
May 25, 2016|
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Response from kanucksun | Reviewed this property |
When I went to Joe's Crab Shack, I was too full to eat because I had just eaten at the Maple Biscuit Company; yet, I wanted to relax with a refreshing drink on the beach. I did see people order the Crab legs, and they all... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-249-6160
Joe's Crab Shack brings fresh seafood, authentic flavors and Southern coastal flair to locations all across America. Joe's menu features crab, fish, lobster, mussels, clams and shrimp.
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