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The Original Crab Shack - CLOSED

749 E Henrietta Rd, Rochester, NY 14623-1405
+1 585-427-7420
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
28 Jul 2016
16 Mar 2016
“What's all the hype for”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
749 E Henrietta Rd, Rochester, NY 14623-1405
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41 - 50 of 268 reviews

Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

My wife and I eat here a couple of times a month and always get seafood, which is consistently good at fair prices. One strong callout is their Crab & Lobster bisque which is some of the best I have ever had! Decor is pleasent...More

Thank Jerry P
Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

Went today to celebrate a graduate and bday. David was our server and bartender. The food was excellent and the service was the even better. David was enthusiastic and very patient with our many questions. He was great! The seafood was delicious!

Thank SyracuseCouple
Reviewed 19 May 2015

I thought this restaurant was just "ok". I prefer Joe's Crab Shack in Henrietta much better. The portions were fairly small her for the price.

Thank Crystelyn G
Reviewed 11 May 2015 via mobile

On Mother's Day, we were in the Rochester, NY area as my wife had surgery scheduled for Monday. Near The Homes2Suites by Hilton there were two Crab Shacks listed, Joe's and The Crab Shack. Our daughter had been to The Crab Shack and said it...More

3  Thank Charles M
Reviewed 7 May 2015

Eating here reminds me of Cape Cod or Maine seafood restaurants with it's decor. They also have some pretty good seafood. I was here with my dad and he doesn't like spending a lot for meals so we went with the lobster roll which comes...More

Thank bill K
Reviewed 15 April 2015 via mobile

WOW! We went here for lunch and wanted so much more! The place has a nautical atmosphere both inside and out. We were seated promptly and I took a quick look around to see what other people were eating. It looked delicious! We both ordered...More

Thank PattiBF
Reviewed 10 April 2015 via mobile

Heard good things so our business group stopped for a casual dinner. I was very pleasantly surprised. Our group had a variety of dishes which everyone enjoyed. My bisque soup was excellent. Nice touch with a little cup of white wine to add to the...More

Thank kh57ca
Reviewed 21 March 2015

This place was WONDERFUL!!! We had a large group of adults and children and were treated first class! We had two waiters and they were the BEST!!! The food was out of this world! We all had a great dinner and had a wonderful time!...More

Thank Denise F
Reviewed 18 March 2015

I eat there ever chance I get. Great fish fry( or if like me ,you want it broiled a certain way, they will do it) Soup is wonderful! Best part, not a chain! Dessert is very good. Any fish dish I have had has been...More

Thank 125Kath
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Awsome food and awsome service! They were so family friendly. The food was outstanding..chowder, bisque, corn bread yum. Crab, alfredo, bacon wrapped scallops, fries, shrimp...all so good. Definately going there again soon

Thank Megansz
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$8 - US$35
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 749 E Henrietta Rd, Rochester, NY 14623-1405
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-427-7420
Rochester's Original Crab Shack is NOW RocFish (to get out from a national Chain's shadow) We are open seven days a week for lunch AND dinner. Seafood, Pasta, Steaks, Salads, Sandwiches and more. Locally Owned. Locally Operated. Open at 11am Daily. Across from MCC.
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