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Joe's Crab Shack

) #37 of 50 Restaurants in Eatontown ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Seafood,
190 N.J State Highway 35, Eatontown, NJ 07724-2012
+1 732-389-2116
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good29%
  • Average22%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible10%
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“shrimp” (14 reviews)
“snow crab” (3 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Bar, Pub
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190 N.J State Highway 35, Eatontown, NJ 07724-2012
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Freehold, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I like seafood, and even though this is a chain it is pretty good- a little on the pricey side for what you get. We have dined at the Eatontown, NJ location around ten times in the past three years, what I have noticed is...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Went here with the family. It turned out to be a little on the expensive side by the time everything was added up. Restrictive menu but, I suppose it is a crab shack after all. Decor was missing something. Wouldn't hurry back.

Thank John G
Reviewed 4 December 2016

This was a good place to eat sea food, specially crabs in a bucket. The rustic ambiance and quick service with tasty food are a plus to visit this place.

Thank TeeJay272015
Reviewed 9 November 2016

My husband and I recently visited Joe's Crab Shack and had a nice dinner. I highly recommend the fish tacos, and the crab cakes are yummy. Not too bready and plenty of crab. Plenty of choices of beer and the service was very good. It...More

Thank Gail F
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Food was excellent server was one of the best we had in a long time great place overall the manger also stopped by to check on us and thanked us for coming in we will be back soon

Thank 6y74r5
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

My margarita didn't taste good and was over priced. I noticed there was a strong fishy odor. Ruined my appetite, to be honest.

Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Had been to another Joe's location a couple of years ago. This time I ordered crab which tasted great but was way too messy and time-consuming. Note to women - If you have manicured nails, don't get the crab unless you order the dip or...More

Thank MoonDoggieDonna
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Loud, but a fun place with good food and service. The steamed mussels were delicious however the pasta in the Shrimp Alfredo needed to be cooked more - we had asked the chef to overcook it. Loved the pails in the table and roll of...More

Thank drmusicfan69
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The first time we went the food was really good and the service was great. Well the service is still great but the food was just OK. I had the southern wrapped stuffed shrimp and my husband had a steampot that had corn, lobster and...More

Thank Traveling2Disney
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Service was great, servers very friendly and accommodating. Large servings of food.couldn't finish it all.

Thank mccullionp
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Seafood, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, 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: 190 N.J State Highway 35, Eatontown, NJ 07724-2012
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Eatontown
  • Phone Number: +1 732-389-2116
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