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Joe's Crab Shack

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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
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4402 N University Dr, Lauderhill, FL 33351-5738
+1 954-749-2722
11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Boynton Beach, Florida
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 10 March 2017

My wife and I shared the steamed seafood pot it was very good. It was not far from where I used to live in Coral Springs. I never went there when I lived in Broward. It's worth a visit.

Thank DJF8053
Plantation, Florida
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125 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

This time it was a little disappointing. We made reservations for 12 at 5 pm and by 7 we hadn't even gotten our entrees yet. It really wasn't even crowded. We usually love the stuffed mushrooms but the mushrooms were not even cooked. And what restaurant these days doesn't serve bread?

Thank Donna M
West Palm Beach, Florida
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93 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

It was my birthday and I wanted New England Seafood. I had the Beantown Bake. It was terrific! The food was excellent and enough to take home for another meal. The only disappointment is that they did not give a free birthday dessert. When we asked they said no and that a slice of cake was $7.

Thank mstugger
Sunrise, Florida
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40 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Made reservations for a birthday dinner on a Monday night. As I came in to check in, the staff was moving at a snail pace. That should have been clue #1 to how the rest of the evening would transpire. The place was half empty, yet still our service was super slow, took over an hour to get out crab... More 

Thank Bullet2012
Columbus, Ohio
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140 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Our waitress Sarah was very helpful. I order the crap pot and there was so much food I had to share. Loved the food here and would stop again if in the area.

Thank 1drg
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Ihave been to many Joes Crab Shacks and this one was better than most. The service was great. There was plenty of food and there was so much food on the crab bucket I had to share.

Thank Dennis G
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

In the mood for something different decided to stop in.. took a while before a waiter or waitress notice us. I wanted to leave but my husband really wanted to try. Joe 's Crab . My only suggestion is hire more waitress and Waiters and promote the restaurant to bring in more business.

Thank 52lydiam
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192 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

The fast food place for a large variety of seafood. A very large restaurant with an equally large menu and it's always busy

Thank Franklyn D
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143 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

After flying all day, we wanted some seafood. The gals at Hampton Inn chimed in together with Joe's Crab Shack. The correct selection. A very good menu. I went with the bacon-wrapped Southern stuffed shrimp. My wife got a bucket of peel-and-eat shrimp. Excellent dining with Joe's favorably priced house wines. We took home a huge piece of some of... More 

Thank Orangegator
Silver Spring, Maryland
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703 reviews
243 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Ate here twice while visiting the Sunrise area. Just as good as any Crab Shack. Enjoyed the steam pots which were fresh! My favourite was the Cajun New Orleans one! They have a good variety of decadent desserts. The decor as usual was quite "old-fashioned sailor style". Pleasant servers and the impression was that staff always wanted to look after... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 30
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
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: 4402 N University Dr, Lauderhill, FL 33351-5738
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Lauderhill
  • Phone Number: +1 954-749-2722

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