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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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London, United Kingdom
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316 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 193 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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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Thank JanDLondon
Windsor, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Highly recommended by many we made a special trip out to this and weren't disappointed. Excellent fish but not the best wine but good value. Lovely beachside views.

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Thank therealdaddydo
Kidderminster, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food and amazing views. Must try the crab linguine. Easy to find and get to. We took bus from St Helier and enjoyed a bottle of wine with meal. Def worth a visit

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Thank mirandac172
Wellingborough, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice dinner after bracing walk along beach, casual informal dining done well, cold beer and good crab.

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Thank GingerMeanie
Jersey, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The crab shack is a fantastic place to enjoy a relaxed meal with a spectacular view across the bay. The food here is great and offers a wide variety all of which taste incredible. My personal recommendation would be the whole Jersey Chancre crab !

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Thank JonathanFromJersey
Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is really good, although the staff could of been a bit more friendly. The view of the bay is amazing and the location is very easy to get to and find. Overall it is a very relaxing place with a good choice on the menu. Excellent value.

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Thank Liz A
Ashford, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Delicious seafood in a relaxed atmosphere -right on the beach. Seafood Linguini and a glass of Sauvignion Blanc, Mmmmmmm Spot on!

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Thank 550foxy1962
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139 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had walked to St. Brelades bay from the centre of St. Helper and the Crab Shack appealed to us as somewhere to reward ourselves with a drink and a bite to eat. It has an enviable location overlooking the beautiful bay. We weren't overly hungry and asked for drinks and a look at the menu. We were graciously accepted... More 

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Thank Murph976
Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for a quick lunch. It was busy which we took to be a good sign. Had a selection of starters that were all pretty average. The hummus was bland, curried cauliflower stodgy and under seasoned, calamari greasy with very bland mayonnaise and battered prawns not much better. They'd have been better off using a tempura type batter as... More 

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Thank Dickdoc1
Jersey, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having previously had a decent lunch at the Gorey Crab Shack we checked out the St Brelade shack. . My 1st course was lamb kofta with hummus & tomato. It was tasteless with no spice, just a hint of coriander. My main was shellfish linguine. It was the most tasteless meal I have ever eaten in Jersey, it was dry... More 

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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, Gluten Free Options
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
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
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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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?