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Shaw's Crab House

1900 East Higgins Road, Schaumburg, IL 60173
+1 847-517-2722
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (29 reviews)
“oysters” (61 reviews)
“crab” (28 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
1900 East Higgins Road, Schaumburg, IL 60173
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Reviewed yesterday

Shaw's is a solid choice for seafood in Schaumburg. The service was excellent. Everyone in my party enjoyed their meal. My cocktail was delicious and dessert was also very good.

Thank Kendra L
Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I sat in the Oyster bar ... got there in time to enjoy happy hour prices for my oyster feed. Also had shrimp cocktail. My wife had the seafood platter ... delish!

Thank daviddNaperville
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch and was not disappointed!! Ate in the large dining room loved the atmosphere and the big band music playing ( not real band soundtrack) Your meal starts off with fresh rolls and butter - the best rolls ever! I ordered the...More

Thank Tammyammy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Maybe it was the big group I was with but ended up having steak in a crab house. We were upstairs were groups are hosted, downstairs looked at lot nicer. Food was oke but overall experience was not great

Thank Toon S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sunday afternoon about 4 PM, went for a late lunch, early supper.Ordered a trio combo of grilled garlic shrimp, calamari, and a mini crab cake, along with fish tacos (3). The grilled garlic shrimp was by far the best of all. The calamari was tender...More

Thank AdamsDouglas
Reviewed 20 May 2017

The environment was less than average. My wife and I had a tiny table with almost no elbow room. The other tables were less than an arms length away making any conversation awkward. The place was overcrowded and our server had a hard time with...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We went here on Mother's Day. I was extremely impressed. It was busy but not crazy where you had to wait in line forever. My favorite items were there for me to consume:oysters, large fresh tasty peel and eat shrimp, sushi, crab cakes, the best...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 3 May 2017

The hubs and I went out to dinner just the two of us. We sat on the dining room side and not the oyster bar side.We experienced friendly and knowledgeable staff and a nicely decorated dining room. We ordered drinks, appetizers and entrees. The seafood...More

Thank Natalie P
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Love Shaw's! Had only been to the one downtown but this one is just as good. We sat in the oyster bar dining area which we much prefer as compared to the regular dining area which is pretty stuffy. The menu is the same either...More

Thank vascubhab
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We came in with higher expectations. The $45 price point was affordable and we should have probably expected and average to low experience, but this was a place known well for great seafood. The food overall was average. The only raw bar items were shrimp...More

Thank terrasea
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Vince G
What is the difference in the Saturday Grand Buffet and The Sunday Brunch Buffet and what are the hours? Is there a dress code?
22 August 2015|
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Response from Amanda R | Property representative |
Vince G., I appreciate the interest! There are some good answers here, especially regarding dress code- we say 'business casual' as a guideline but we see a bit of everything, so wear what makes you comfortable. Let's see... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
14:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1900 East Higgins Road, Schaumburg, IL 60173
    (Higgins Rd and Rt. 53, I-290 and I-355)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Schaumburg
  • Phone Number: +1 847-517-2722
  • E-mail
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