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CJ's Crab Shack

600 Ocean Dr, Between 6th & 7th Streets, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6219
+1 305-604-5951
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (49 reviews)
“seafood” (99 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
600 Ocean Dr, Between 6th & 7th Streets, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6219
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This place was recommended so we decided to give it a try. They were running a steak special. I was a bit hesitant since it wasn't a steak restaurant but decided to try it. The steak was excellent. Three of us at our table ordered...More

Thank JPS2147
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My friends and I were in Miami for the week and we visited CJ's Crab Shack! The menu had a lot of options, but our order came out wrong. The food was pretty subpar and the pasta was very dry. Our waiter was really friendly...More

Thank Nina B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Unbelievable, Comes out hot (wait awhile or burn your mouth). Have had the Grouper sandwich fried & blackened, both fantastic, Cole slaw is very good, a little spicy. The french fries are also great.

Thank sham k
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best part of restaurant was sitting outside on a quieter side of Ocean Drive, still within the Art Deco district. The restaurant is not at all accommodating to groups - we were traveling for business and they refused to do separate checks and cards. We...More

Thank mceuro
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been coming here for five years regularly when I'm visiting a friend in Miami. The food is so good- we always get the crab legs and calamari to start and a platter (or two) the share. The service is fast and genuine and...More

Thank Amanda C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The co-owner served me and my friend. He was extremely nice and answered all questions we had. Great atmosphere and food was INCREDIBLE. Worth every penny. I will definitely be returning.

Thank Jerome C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was super excited to try this spot being a tourist and all. When we arrived there was a line ya long so we waited. The main thing that caught my attention was the variety of daiquiri drinks they offered. What else is one to...More

Thank Karena_Jax01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

CJ's Crab Shack had traditional seafood. Great tasting and fullfilling. I was very pleased w/ the food and the low pricing, very reasonably priced. Service was great also. Definitely will return for more great seafood.

Thank tracie e
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Celebrating a birthday for my brother here on my latest visit to south beach and this seafood dinner was by far the meal we had on the boardwalk! Crab legs, lobster, shrimp, scallops, even the corn and pasta was off the chain! The waitstaff was...More

Thank Tonyia R
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

The food was amazing!! From the Fried Calamari, Buffalo Shrimp to the Shrimp pasta. The food was on point, everyone in the group enjoyed and the drinks were pretty good too. Service was awesome as well. Highly Recommended.

Thank Charles M
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Bonnie B
do you need reservations or is it first come first served, how is the crowd during july 4th week?.thanks
6 April 2017|
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Response from Toni K | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if you need reservation because it was my first come. I wish you luck on July 4th!😄
Bonnie B
do you have to make reservations or is it first come first served will be there july 2 thru the 5th
6 April 2017|
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Response from ColoradoCoskier | Reviewed this property |
Quiet in February when we were visiting
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 05:00
11:00 - 05:00
11:00 - 05:00
11:00 - 05:00
11:00 - 05:00
11:00 - 05:00
11:00 - 05:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 600 Ocean Dr, Between 6th & 7th Streets, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6219
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach>  > Flamingo / Lummus
  • Neighbourhood: Flamingo / Lummus
  • Phone Number: +1 305-604-5951
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