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Joe's Crab Shack

230 Portofino Way, Redondo Beach, CA 90277-2033
+1 310-406-1999
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good40%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“crab” (54 reviews)
“seafood” (36 reviews)
“steam pot” (8 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
230 Portofino Way, Redondo Beach, CA 90277-2033
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Reviewed today via mobile

We were made to feel like we were making them stay open late when in fact we got there at 7.30pm. We were then cajoled into having our picture taken then hard sold a black and white copy we didn't want and refused point blank...More

Thank Daniel B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Delicious crap, oysters, shrimp,stuff mushrooms, even the coleslaw all fresh & yummy (check it out ) employee are wonderful and sweet too great service all the way around wonderful experience will definitely eat here again

Thank Barbara F
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's about as good as any place in the South Bay for seafood. There are no really great places, but Joes will at least do.

Thank jfinnnnnnnnnn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always come here when we are home because I need my crab fix. You can never go wrong with a crab steampot, just select what kind you want. The more crab, the better. Seating was quick and easy, we had a booth on the patio...More

Thank Kenwyoung
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was really disappointed with this restaurant and in my opinion it was a waste of money. All you are paying for is a "bucket" of shell with not much meat in it. I would not go there again

Thank David S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food but average service. Took over half an hour to be offered drinks and they seemed to struggle with a large booking

Thank jess_fullerton
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Great service. It's unfortunate that we got there so late (it was dark out) as I'm sure that the view would have been spectacular. Food was great.

Thank Island411
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

This place was ok. The staff were amazing and attentive but the food was mediocre. For the price we wouldn't eat here again.

Thank garyn675
Reviewed 18 May 2017

The specialty drinks are pretty good and so are the crab baskets. We ate lunch here two days in a row and the crab baskets were not at all the same amount from one day to the next, not sure what happened there. Overall the...More

Thank ClaudioDrummer
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Had dinner at Joe's Crab Shack this evening and couldn't have been happier. Neither my co-worker nor I had been to a Joe's. I had the make your own bucket with crab mussels and clams. So delicious. My coworker had the peel shrimp appetizer and...More

Thank traveling_with_kathy
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Response from Tom M | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure, we just dropped in
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, 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: 230 Portofino Way, Redondo Beach, CA 90277-2033
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Redondo Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 310-406-1999
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