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Joe's Crab Shack

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
3502 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8846
+1 409-766-1515
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
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“crab” (35 reviews)
“seafood” (39 reviews)
“steampot” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
3502 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8846
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We shared the steam pot it was delicious. Our waiter was Joseph, very attentive and polite went above and beyond. He was great. Wish I could say the same about the hostess, two of them. Didn’t greet, they only ask how many and leave. Many...More

Thank Badillo
Reviewed 1 week ago

So disappointed about visit tonight to Joe's Crab Shack on the seawall in Galveston, Texas.The service provided by most employees was shockingly disrespectful and dismissive of our party of 3 and the other party who arrived earlier of 4. We arrived at 9:45 p.m., clearly...More

Thank Dr Johnny E B
Reviewed 1 week ago

the manger at this site on March 13, 2018 was the worst, lied to the guest and plan rude! Worst ever Crab Shack!

Thank T P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not my cup of tea, but popular with many who are looking for the consistency of a Fertita establishment. All Joe's Crab Shacks are pretty much the same. Limited menu, not too imaginative. Cute place to take kids.

Thank islandtexan .
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch here during spring break..We sat on the patio while the kids played on the playground...food and drinks where good...server checked on us but didnt hover.. a nice ending to our family mini vacay 😍

Thank Sharra G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Early dinner. I had the best chicken ceasar salad and hubby had a shrimp cooked three different ways. Very fresh and delicious tasting.

Thank Tracy B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good food. We eat here at least once everytime we come to Galveston. It was a little too chilly to sit outside which is where we usually like to sit, but the food was amazing as always I get the Joes Classic Steampot if...More

Thank Katie_Bowman15
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our daughter in law was to have cancer surgery next day so we went out all 11 of us. Seated immediately at a long table. Drinks came fast also. Food fast also. Family was very pleased with seafood. I don't eat seafood/fish so hamburger. It...More

Thank Debby L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner, food was excellent!!! Drinks were good, service was good. I had the crab pot and OMG it was soo good! Everyone was happy with their mesl

Thank Gail A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Meal was average at best. I make better clam chowder. Service was good however. There are many other nearby choices. We wont return.

Thank Mark S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
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: 3502 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8846
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-766-1515
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