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Joe's Crab Shack

5802 W Loop 289, Lubbock, TX 79424-1127
+1 806-797-8600
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good23%
  • Average16%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible8%
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“crab” (14 reviews)
“seafood” (15 reviews)
“boiled shrimp” (3 reviews)
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5802 W Loop 289, Lubbock, TX 79424-1127
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great dinner on a Thursday night. We had no wait and were seated immediately. Our server was awesome and checked on us every few minutes. My husband had a crab bucket and loved it and I had the shrimp trio and it...More

Thank 00sandie
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Chain Restaurant, waitress was very good. Was Friendly and efficient. Food was really good ,compared to other crab shacks we've been too. If in Lubbock, we would stop here again.

Thank SeguinTX
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Food was awesome. Drinks needed some help..... Sarah was our waitress and did an amazing job. Thank you!

Thank Kari S
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Definitely the best place in Lubbock for any type of shellfish. The wait time for your food to be delivered is a little long but the food is really good.

Thank Namron2
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a lunch, ordered shrimp and fish, daughter same. I got no shrimp, she got no hushpuppies. Ordered a cup of gumbo, probably one of the worst I have ever encountered. Drink glasses had no ice, had to run down help to get some....More

Thank txbuddy
Reviewed 29 May 2017

For the most part our service was great and food also. We had three steamer pots and another dish. The only complaint we had was the food was not as not hot as we would have liked. The pot was hot but the food overall...More

Thank nihongo888
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Out door patio was warmer and the menu varied if you're a sea food lover. I had clams and my friend, the muscles...yum...! Affordable and fun.

Thank npassikoff
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Despite the fact that I do not eat shell fish I was able to find a couple of choices on the menu. I realize it is a shell fish restaurant but did not have any other choices as we needed to eat at a restaurant...More

Thank LLL160
Reviewed 9 May 2017

First time in years we've been to Joe's Crab Shack. They are consistently good. Not great but then in Lubbock they have lot's of beach just no ocean. Went with family and sat outside. Lovely evening so that was place to be. Service was very...More

Thank William J
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

As we pulled into parking lot I noticed not many cars. Went in was handed a menu that some other Joe's had thrown them away. My suggestion would B a little duct tape would help these menu's. Had stuffed shrimp, and fried shrimp it was...More

Thank sonoraflash
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20 April 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from xuanlocdoc | Reviewed this property |
I did not have a steam pot so cannot comment on the price difference. Frankly, I was not impressed with the food at this restaurant.
dante m
4 October 2015|
Response from | Reviewed this property |
I called and they said yes. I hope you get better service than I did. Good luck!
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5802 W Loop 289, Lubbock, TX 79424-1127
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Lubbock
  • Phone Number: +1 806-797-8600
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