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Joe's Crab Shack

€€ - €€€, Seafood
Branson Landing, Branson, MO 65616-2098
+1 417-337-7373
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good26%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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“crab” (73 reviews)
“seafood” (72 reviews)
“hush puppies” (13 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood
€€ - €€€
Branson Landing, Branson, MO 65616-2098
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We enjoy Joe's in our town, so we thought we'd see if the one in Branson was any different. Nope- It was great! Great service and great food! My seafood platter was great as always. You can't go wrong at this Joe's!

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our visit to JCS was very enjoyable. If you want seafood, this is the place. The menu offers a great variety and is sure to please — even if someone in your party prefers steak or chicken. Service was prompt, friendly and helpful. The Crab...More

Thank trtzw
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the first time we had ever eaten here it was such good food. The staff if very friendly. It was clean & had a nice relaxing view.

Thank freebird689
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoy their bucket dinners but you have to be really hungry to eat that. Never have we had anything that was not good really.

Thank Janet L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very loud and raucous atmosphere. My wife had herb chicken with broccoli and dirty rice which was all very tasty. I had the traditional steam pot. It was quite a fight with that crab but I won! It took me about an hour to finish...More

Thank Cornelius A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We make Joe's Crab Shack a dinner date every time we come to Branson. Great wait staff and great food. The wait was worth it!

Thank jwasdyke
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

My husband said that was the greasiest crab he's ever had. My steak was mediocre (which is what I expect at a seafood place). My drinks were weak although they did taste good. The service was great and our server was top notch. The kids...More

Thank Christina C
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Tried to grab a quick bite before a show. Joe's did us right. Staff was excellent. Service fast and efficient. Food good, great location.

Thank STLJeaff
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I have been to several Joe's and this one was average. Good meal and good water front view. Service was average as the waitress was busy cleaning and doing chores.

Thank Tjcott
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Wow has this place gone downhill! We loved this Joe's. But over the past year it has slipped into average service and even worse food at exorbitant prices. Used to be our Branson go to. Not any more. Don't waste your time or money here....More

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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
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: Branson Landing, Branson, MO 65616-2098
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Branson
  • Phone Number: +1 417-337-7373
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