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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%
Travellers talk about
“crab” (74 reviews)
“steam pots” (9 reviews)
“corn on the cob” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
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Reviewed May 24, 2010

I have been to this same restaurant in San Francisco also. There were 5 in our party and we opted for "To go" because the wait was RIDICULOUS. But as a chain and on the beach in prime location, it's to be expected so whatevs....More

Thank ErinmarieX
Reviewed April 8, 2010

We enjoy eating at Joe's & usually eat there when on vacation. We ate here twice on our recent trip. The first time was a pleasant experience although we did order drinks and I think they forgot to pour liquor in them. The second time...More

Thank knoxtenntraveler
Reviewed March 9, 2010

I visit Jax Beach 3 or 4 times each year. I spend many afternoons/early evenings in Joe's at the Deck Bar. It is great to watch the beach, enjoy some cold beers and have good fun with the friendly staff. Watch out for those Mojitos!...More

Thank Kildress
Reviewed January 30, 2010

I ordered the sunset fire-grilled steampot (I think it was about $22, one cluster of Snow crab legs and one cluster of Dungeness, along with 5 shrimp, corn on the cob, a couple of potatoes, and a sausage). Plenty of food, I took the sausage...More

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Reviewed January 4, 2010

We visit family in Jacksonville every Christmas and always go to Joe's because we like the dance routines by the servers. In our past visits (2006, 07, and 08) we found the service slow, the food quality spotty, and the servers not as helpful as...More

1  Thank OBXhawkeye
Reviewed August 14, 2009

My daughter and I drove from Amelia Island over to the Jacksonville location. It was worth the 40 minute drive. We ordered Calamari (which I had to send back to have cooked longer but afterwards it was very good) a Steam Pot for 2 ,...More

Thank jeannie2u
Reviewed January 12, 2009

Last week I turned 60 and thought that it would be fun to have a nice evening eating my favorite food, King Crab. I have eaten at Joe's Crab Shack in Orlando and thought very highly of the food. My Daughter purchased $50 in gift...More

Thank lmoharly
Reviewed December 18, 2008

Nice casual environment good place for kids and that is about it. The menu is less than impressive and the quality of food that we ordered was poor and actually tasteless. Staff was unfriendly and not very attentive to our table. It took forever for...More

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Reviewed August 19, 2008

Nice atmosphere, on the beach, has a place for kids to play that's fenced in but outside in the beach sand, bar inside and outside, best hamburger i've had in a while, great seafood selection, waitresses are honest in their opinions, everyone seems to truely...More

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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
  • Food
  • Value
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
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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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