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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%
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“crab legs” (57 reviews)
“seafood” (107 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 via mobile

The preparation is delicious. I think that the platters are good but the sandwiches not so. The fisherman's platter was food but the Mahi sandwich sucked, Mahi Mahi was stale and not fresh. Overall, I think that it's a bit pricey for the value you...More

Thank Dulce F
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I researched the area for a seafood restaurant and CJ’s had the kind of reviews I was looking for. I wanted to take my daughter for a laid back seafood experience that was not part of a chain and that offered a great choice on...More

Thank JackSasnEllie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was very good, but customer service is lacking. Also, they automatically include an 18% 'service charge' on your check. This is a shame since their service was practically non-existent. There are plenty of other seafood restaurants to enjoy in the area.

Thank Barblepa
Reviewed 1 week ago

We got 2 fisherman's feast and was so much food that 3 adults shared it and were stuffed! Crab dip was great as was the mahi mahi sandwich - us adults enjoyed the drinks and the prices weren't terrible. The patio was really dark after...More

Thank Christina K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can’t say the best in South Beach because I haven’t tried all the restaurants, but definitely a place to go to if you are in a mood for seafood. Very reasonable prices and the service was great for us (surprised that others were not...More

Thank LuLuM2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in after a long day at Miami Beach. Took a while to get service or even a cup of water. Upon ordering appetizer the server took our dinner order. Although the food was great they didn’t get our youngest ones order so he has...More

Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, service and drinks! Daiquiri and pina colada were fantastic. All the seafood options were delicious. I would recommend the combo platter to taste them all!

Thank Brae315
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're on Ocean Drive near South Beach and looking for something decent to eat, this is probably one of your best options. It is a no-frills fish house. We had good food at a reasonable (tourist trap) price. Be prepared for VERY SLOW SERVICE,...More

Thank TrevorFam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited here 5 yrs ago and had to go back when i went back to Miami. The food was just as good as the 1st time. Great atmosphere.

Thank paliscia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended by friends and it was certainly worth a visit. The food was excellent. I had steak, crab and prawn which was all cooked to perfection. My wife had crab cakes which was crab baked in its shell which again was really tasty. Only downside...More

Thank Neil F
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July 12, 2018|
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Response from Montgo22 | Reviewed this property |
Yes during the week either Wednesday or Thursday
Bonnie B
April 6, 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
April 6, 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, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 a.m.
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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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