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The Crab Shack

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Seafood
55 Scotts Hill Loop Rd, Intersection with Hwy 17, Wilmington, NC 28411-6731
+1 910-319-0688
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible16%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
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55 Scotts Hill Loop Rd, Intersection with Hwy 17, Wilmington, NC 28411-6731
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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

I have never experienced such terrible service. After 40 minutes of waiting at our table with just our water, my husband requested that someone take our order. People who came in after us had ordered and some had their appetizers. When the young lady finally...More

Thank Patrice J
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

This place is not sanitary. A roach crawled across the table as I sat there eating my dinner. The waitress did not apologize nor did she refer it to a manager. I could have eaten at McDonalds. I will never eat here again nor wouldI...More

Thank Renee S
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Went in thinking that we were going to get great seafood. Teaches us for thinking. The placed smelled of old spilled beer. The seafood came out warm. Not worth the price!!!

Thank tal03terri
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

There is nothing like a good seafood restaurant, and The Crab Shack IS nothing like a good seafood restaurant. The first clue should have been the 87 sanitation rating by the health department. The second clue should have been the waitress asking us to point...More

Thank Steven S
Reviewed 11 August 2018

My husband and I went to the Crab Shack for Friday night dinner date after work. It was crowded, but we were seated upon arrival. The food and service was all good. Our waitress Kaitlyn was really busy, but she took good care of us!...More

Thank Kat W
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Always a good choice for dinner. Nice menu selection, good bar,great service. Never been disappointed with what we ordered. Appetizer portions are a good size and well prepared. Dinners are super and we've never been disappointed.

Thank SueDNH
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Not the best seafood and definitely not worse. Allot of locals come here, which is good. Decent food.

Thank Larry B
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Our family and Rugby team ate dinner here on a Saturday night. The food and wait staff were wonderful! The portions were good and the flavor was incredible. The only negative is they ran out of a lot of items on their menu. No soft...More

Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

While on vacation to Wrightsville Beach in Wilmington,NC we ask about good seafood places and one of the recommendations was The Crab Shack. It was a little drive from were we were but boy was it worth it. The food was fresh, delicious and generous...More

Thank Alyson J
Reviewed 6 June 2018

I had blackened mahi mahi dinner which came with side salad and veggie of choice, I had corn on cob. Hubby had the mahi mahi sandwich which had same amount of fish as the dinner. Cooked perfectly with a delicious sauce. The dinner was $18.95...More

Thank offunspirit
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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 - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Scotts Hill Loop Rd, Intersection with Hwy 17, Wilmington, NC 28411-6731
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-319-0688
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