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Crab Shack

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La Route de La Baie, St Brelade JE3 8EF
+44 1534 850855
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Jersey, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Crab Shack is definitely a great place for friends or family friendly meal. The menu is good, the food is good and the service is ok. I didn't rate it 5 stars because I think it could do with a refurbishing, better service & overall more choices of food, recipes. Needs to look and feel cleaner too to be rated... More 

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Thank Sa B
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food. Great service. Great view of the castle. Parking on the street not always easy though! Very reasonably prized. A definite must!

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Thank Christine G
Nottinghamshire
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fun place with lovely food. Very relaxed setting with friendly and helpful staff and a nice view of the beach. Very popular so probably best to book before you go.

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1 Thank avrilp
London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I took our family for lunch here on Christmas eve . We have been several times before but I have never written a review . It helped make a wonderful Christmas for us . Friendly and informal and a wonderful place to take children .It might have been Christmas eve but the weather was good enough for... More 

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Thank nkburne2016
Exeter, United Kingdom
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192 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great seafood, in a very relaxed setting, reasonably priced, great service with a wonderful view out onto St. Brelade's Bay

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Thank DevonBlueboy
London, United Kingdom
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202 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a find, bang on the foreshore and with easy parking. The place is relaxed, friendly and a touch quirky. The menu is exciting and varied. Seafood absolutely the star of the show - Jersey crab taco and fresh oysters simply delicious. Wish we'd found it sooner as would without hesitation return to work through the rest of the menu!

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Thank FiShep
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent lunch , with a super view of the beach , plenty of choice ,Bern here on several occasions and never disappointed

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Thank oscarpug
Bristol
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here on Christmas Eve for a late lunch. Even though they had already been very busy the staff dealt with all requests promptly and the service was cheery. The food was delicious especially the crab linguine. A perfect beach side cafe/restaurant.

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Thank Bridget R
Tring, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

Came here straight from the airport. Loved the place and the food. Great selection and lovely atmosphere in the place.

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London, United Kingdom
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331 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 195 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

Wine is very nice and very reasonable. Food was delicious. The staff were lovely. But last orders on a Friday night were 8.30! Come on Jersey - I bet you'd get busier if you didn't close so early!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$24 - US$40
Cuisine
Seafood, British
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Route de La Baie, St Brelade JE3 8EF
  • Public Transportation: Bus stop on the Restaurant roof, stop is Oyster Box stop.
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Channel Islands  >  Jersey  >  St Brelade
  • Phone Number: +44 1534 850855
Description
The Crab Shack is located on the promenade in St Brelades Bay just 2 meters from the beach and sea, we are part of the Jersey Pottery group of restaurants, where we really care about guaranteeing quality and have a dedication and commitment to the island of Jersey and its produce both on land and sea.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?