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Joe's Crab Shack

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
155 N McPherson Church Rd, Fayetteville, NC 28303-4401
+1 910-868-8422
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good25%
  • Average16%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible8%
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“crab” (18 reviews)
“seafood” (26 reviews)
“fried pickles” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
€€ - €€€
155 N McPherson Church Rd, Fayetteville, NC 28303-4401
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was good as always. Some items a bit pricey for small portions. Not too busy, just disappointed staff wasn't as entertaining as usual.

Thank Lowflyer82
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good. It's nice to get crab cakes away from Maryland and still be worthwhile. Not that all MD crab cakes are excellent but I feel they are the standard. Joe's crab cakes were very good; didn't find filler and had good flavor. Seafood gumbo...More

Thank Traveler1795
Reviewed 26 October 2017

We both had the crab cake dinner. Excellent crab cakes; no filler; cooked perfectly; delicious sides; good drinks.

Thank Franco M
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

It's been a year since my last visit. Sadly, this place continues to disappoint. Today, we had to add Old Bay seasoning to the Old Bay peel & eat shrimp because it came without any Old Bay. The place was understandably and rightly empty. We...More

Thank carasel1908
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Food and service were great, will return. Prices are a bit high, but seafood is not cheap. I love crab legs, and they were done perfectly

Thank Tammy E
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Meghan was our server and she was awesome! She was very knowledgeable about all the food and drinks. She had very good suggestions which we took and were happily satisfied with the drinks! The appetizer platter was amazing too. We didn't see anything outside of...More

Thank bethanyrenea
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Absolutely the best seafood I've had in a long time. A little pricey but well worth the expense. The staff are terrific. Love this place. Will definitely visit my next trip to Fayetteville.

Thank Betty W
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We went to the Fayetteville NC location this past Father's Day and everything was great! The waitress was excellent. She suggested menu items that we could try and we were very pleased. The food was amazing! We traveled over two hours just to visit this...More

Thank Nikki T
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We recently ate at this restaurant to give a fair shake to the franchise as we had a bad experience at another Joes in a different city. Glad we did, this one was WAYYYY better... the service was good, the food was piping hot and...More

Thank ZosoA
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Ten of us devoured an enormous amount of crab legs, and loved every moment of the delicious sweet meat. Despite the splatter and hard work, each bite was incredible. Great time. My husband ordered a steak and it was very good too.

Thank Erin E
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Sara L
22 December 2015|
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Response from BoricuaLove25 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think you have too. But they do take reservations for Christmas. Here is the number (910) 868-8423.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
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
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 155 N McPherson Church Rd, Fayetteville, NC 28303-4401
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Fayetteville
  • Phone Number: +1 910-868-8422
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