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J's Crabshack

) #11 of 366 Restaurants in Hartford ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Seafood, Soups
2074 Park St, Ste 1, Hartford, CT 06106-2051
+1 860-231-9545
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“lobster roll” (16 reviews)
“seafood” (43 reviews)
“fries” (26 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Seafood, Soups
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
2074 Park St, Ste 1, Hartford, CT 06106-2051
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our 'go to' place for whole belly clams. They are always very plump and fried perfectly with not too much breading.

Thank Tom K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our first visit. Had the baked stuffed shrimp with a baked potato. It was seafood stuffing, my favorite! Great food, reasonably priced. My husband, not found of seafood, got a hamburger. Huge seafood menu. Want to try other options. Joyce from Windsor, CT

Thank JoycelikesCrabshack
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, super fast service. Tried fish n chips nd lobster roll. Bith was delicious. Place look shady from outside but food is great. Tarter sauce could have been better

Thank Younus K
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

If you have not been to J's Crab Shack catch the wave and bask in seafood heaven. Here you can have fresh fish to take home and cook as you please or head to the restaurant and enjoy seafood of your choice with an almost...More

Thank PastorAndreLMcGuire
Reviewed 3 July 2017

My family found this place on trip advisor while on vacation and decided to give it a try. It's a no frills type of restaurant that give outstanding value for your money. There is an seafood market attached to the restaurant to give you and...More

Thank lostinatlanta
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Service is good, food is better and at a reasonable price. Sit down, take out, or DIY - they also provide a fresh fish market. I have never been disappointed. My favorites are fried whole belly clams or Fried oysters. On site parking, a small...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Brought my elderly parents. We had the hot and cold lobster roll. Delicious! But, absolutely, some of the best French fries we've ever had!!

Thank Marslette L
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

This place has good seafood. The cod was excellent. If in West Hartford stop in. Great choice for seafood lovers.

Thank malikdesade
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Simply outstanding fresh seafood. No pretences, you do all the work ( pay first, pick up your own cutlery, throw away the waste, clean your table) except cooking but the food is to die for. We had steamed mussels, lobster tails and broiled salmon. Definitely...More

Thank Keshav M
Reviewed 12 June 2017

I've eaten dinner at J's Crabshack (formerly Tinker's) on each of my many trips to Hartford to visit my family. The menu varies according to what is the latest catch and what is fresh. The food is not gourmet but everything is well prepared and...More

Thank Gary F
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Philander M
20 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Travel33871 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do - you pay market value for them!!! The menu is online - they have Lobster Dinner 1¼ to 3lb. and Twin 1¼lb. Lobster Dinner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2074 Park St, Ste 1, Hartford, CT 06106-2051
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Hartford
  • Phone Number: +1 860-231-9545
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