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The Crab Shack

1112 W Brigantine Ave, Brigantine, NJ 08203-2234
+1 2663009
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“lobster roll” (19 reviews)
“cole slaw” (10 reviews)
“crab cakes” (36 reviews)
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11:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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1112 W Brigantine Ave, Brigantine, NJ 08203-2234
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friends came here on a random whim/Yelp find and had a wonderful time! The food was great, the atmosphere fun and service great. We got the corn fritters, fries and a Any Sunday like Today special- all amazing!! Will definitely be returning

Thank Viraj P
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Passing by and not from the area, wanted a bite to eat and a friendly face and boy did I get both ! This place is awesome !! A market and fresh seafood and sandwiches ?!? Too good to be true !!! So glad we...More

1  Thank Allie C
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

We went to The Crab Shack for dinner on Friday March 30. We ordered “The Beachcomber “. Omg the platter of seafood was massive and truly amazing. It was cooked to perfection. All the seafood was so fresh.,Everyone was so friendly. We were going to...More

1  Thank BobbieB251
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

I come to Brigantine every year for a week by myself and all year long before my visit I dream about the lobster bisque at The Crab Shack. It is so tasty. When I finally sit down to have that bowl of lobster bisque it...More

1  Thank Helen W
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Food so good ... Really delicious .. Place very nautical, owner/waiter super. We will definitely be back.

Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

The seafood is excellent. Service was good and fast. We did go back and bought crab cakes to take home. If we go back in the area , will definitely go back here.

Thank Charing
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

This place is very small but was perfect for an off season dinner. The complementary dessert with the special was a nice touch. It’s a byob and self serve for drinks. Crab Shack also offers take out and seafood to cook at home.

Thank Kdjf
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

This place came highly recommend and did not disappoint. We started off with the bacon wrapped scallops. They had the perfect crisp to the bacon and such fresh scallops. Five for $12.99, too good to be true. The server, and I believe Co-proprietor, recommended the...More

1  Thank robin h
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Great for take out. Goof seafood. There are tables where you can eat in but it is mostly a take out place. Great lobster roll.

Thank The-Irish-Rover-07
Reviewed 3 October 2017

My Italian cousins and I gathered for a weekend in Brigantine - we were all about the meals. We stopped at The Crab Shack to pick up shrimp and crab cakes to take home. Wow, wow and WOW some more. The crab cakes were AMAZING...More

Thank Donna M
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Caryn A
25 August 2016|
Response from Zanne-14 | Reviewed this property |
No but I assume you can BYOB.
7 August 2016|
Response from ZeroTTZero | Reviewed this property |
I can't answe that question. You should contact the restaurant or check out their website.
12 July 2015|
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Response from gderitis | Reviewed this property |
I have never seen any negative attitude from the owner or anyone else working in there. They have always been very nice to me.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1112 W Brigantine Ave, Brigantine, NJ 08203-2234
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Brigantine
  • Phone Number: +1 2663009
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