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Joe's Crab Shack

1210 Front St, Sacramento, CA 95814-3247
+1 916-553-4249
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good34%
  • Average24%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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“crab” (152 reviews)
“seafood” (121 reviews)
“sea food” (13 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options
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1210 Front St, Sacramento, CA 95814-3247
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hubby and I stopped and ate. Everything was great. Staff was friendly. Food was yummy. It seemed staff all got along and good atmosphere.

Thank Ljfez
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time there on our Anniversary. My wife had proposed to me Feb 15th 2014. The staff and manager are great. We go every year for our anniversary

Thank Kelli P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location and food. Service excellent. Wasn't busy the day we were there, much to our surprise.

Thank Bruce S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went in, headed to the bar and were handed a tri-fold menu that was sticky and falling apart at the seams. The bartenders were cool, but because we were near the waitress station, most of the staff was gossiping about who got suspended, who...More

Thank Darlene H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I brought my friend to Joe's Crab Shack for the very first time today. Nyisha was our server, she was very kind to our children, and gave my friend a really great first experience. My children made a special request for a song and dance,...More

Thank Melanie H
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Brilliant place to eat and platters good but not overwhelming size. Shrimps and crab all brilliant as were seafood tacos. Beers were good. Particularly enjoyed the dancing servers. Good service

Thank peakdistricttravel
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Very nice place to eat. Food is always fresh and hot. Great service too. But the most wonderful is location right in the heart of Sacramento. Visit this place I highly recommended.

Thank Dionissio
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

In Sacramento for a wedding and looking to share dinner on a Sunday night with remaining relatives still in town. Got in relatively quickly with a reservation but then waited a long time for service. Shrimp was spicy and that was unexpected as they were...More

Thank SunnySis60
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Great for groups and families. Delicious seafood, wonderful location. Not cheap, but tasty. Fun celebration on your birthday also.

Thank pnitake
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Where do I start? The idea or theme for the place is pretty good; Sacramento water front with the restaurant looking out onto the water from the top of the levee. The decor even lends itself to that premise. However;. . . . . ....More

1  Thank nascarbilly
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Questions & Answers
14 June 2016|
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Response from portdane | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I just saw your question. Not sure of cost of the crab. Recommend calling for prices and availability.
Haley L
20 May 2016|
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Response from NyonyaLady | Reviewed this property |
Haven't seen a dog there on all of our visits
20 January 2015|
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Response from asbard | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a Happy Hour. Beer around $5
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, 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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1210 Front St, Sacramento, CA 95814-3247
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +1 916-553-4249
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