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Joe's Crab Shack

$$ - $$$
Seafood, Bar, Pub
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Branson Landing, Branson, MO 65616-2098
+1 417-337-7373
11:00 - 00:00
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Sun 11:00 - 23:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This was so bad i had to download TripAdvisor on my phone to share with everyone it started out with our beverage they were out of dr. Pepper which is not a big deal so we got something else then the waiter precedes to tell me all the things that they do not have at Joe's Crab Shack there was... More 

Thank bak222
Prairie Village, Kansas
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234 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We went here for my son's birthday and it was wonderful as always! We loved the view, the service and the company. We always get the crab and fish and chips...they never disappoint!

Thank WeLove2Travel12345
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered the boil with crab legs and shrimp which was good but my son ordered the alfredo pasta with chicken. The chicken was burned. We sent that back and he got chicken tenders and one of those was under cooked! Part of the food was good and the service was great, but it wasn't worth the $100 ticket

Thank Richard M
White Hall, Arkansas
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a typical set up for a Joe's Crab Shack. My husband and I arrived about an hour and half before closing so there was no wait. Our server Jessie was polite and helpful and took our order quickly. The food, in my opinion, was no where near the best seafood I've had. It honestly tasted no different than... More 

Thank Lori M
Viburnum, Missouri
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister and I went to Joe's Crab Shack to eat on 3/9/17. Unfortunately, it was a night with tornado warnings in the area. When we entered the restaurant, we were immediately notified of the possibility we would need to go to a safe area. The waitresses made sure all guests were seated away from the windows. About 20 minutes... More 

Thank cmayfield2017
East Prairie, Missouri
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63 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a quick and delicious meal alone while sitting at the bar. The place was packed, but I still was able to have a great view thanks to their walls of windows. I was served quickly and the food was good.

Thank sailor17n61w
Glenbrook, Australia
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145 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fun lunch here with clam chowder and then the crab boil. Servings are large so my husband I shared the meal. More than enough to fill without stuffing. Enjoyed the bibs that the waitress wrote on for us. I was queen of the crabs. Dirty work cracking open the crab and peeling the prawns but makes for a... More 

Thank ShineSydneyAustralia
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45 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We eat here almost everyt time we're here. Always good. Hubby had the coconut shrimp and I had the grilled shrimp. Great family place or date night. Had a table looking over Lake Taneycomo that has great rainbow trout, but was too cool for me. Waiters are very attentive and fun. See you next trip!

Thank traumaERrn
Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Early lunch this week. Service was outstanding ! My wife had snow crabs and she said the food was excellent. I had shrimp. The most tender delicious shrimp i have ever eaten. The hush puppies were beyond belief excellent. The fries were large and plentiful the coke slaw was not to my liking just my preference slaw was good but... More 

Thank rphillips3
Springfield, Missouri
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was a little dissapointed with the visit. Ordered the Sharkbite & they were out of sharks. Ordered the Jim Beam steampot & the portions seemed a lot smaller than last time I ordered it. That kinda upset me, especially for the price they charge. Everything tasted fine at least. Probably won't be back again.

Thank Padfoot55

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Branson Landing, Branson, MO 65616-2098
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Branson
  • Phone Number: +1 417-337-7373

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?