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Joe's Crab Shack

14055 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541-3337
+1 850-650-1882
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good21%
  • Average18%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible21%
1 week ago
“Funky flavors in the steam bucket”
25 Sep 2017
“What You Expect From JCT”
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
14055 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541-3337
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been here several times and been quite happy, so to be clear, this was an outlier experience. Still, gotta take the bad with the good. When we got our steam buckets (her: Dungeness Crab, me:shrimp/mussels/clams) we both agreed that the corn on the...More

Thank Doug H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was looking for somewhere that was open past 9 for a late dinner. They were open and we made the mistake of eating here. Tasteless cold food and very overpriced. Avoid this place if possible!

Thank JackiJo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very clean, attentive staff, great drinks and terrific food with great portions. Joe's is a family fave! When visiting Destin again, this will be our first stop!

Thank niftyflower
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Had a great time - good drinks and food. Visited with my daughter, her husband and two children and a friend. It was a good place to take the kids with a menu that worked well for kids.

Thank denisestelmacher
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

even though it’s the off-season so there weren’t many people there, we still had an awesome time! gage made the evening a blast & the food was delish! the best part is we live in the area so we don’t have to wait for vacation,...More

Thank Lee Ann D
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Got to have it Joes is one of those places that makes you want to come back the food is great my husband did one of those sampler plates and me I like fish and shrimp. Those little stuffed appetizer fire ball things are great.

Thank Angela B
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

We were in Destin all last week and we always visit Joe's when we go out of town. We have never been to this particular Joe's Crab Shake, and probably will not go again to this location if we return to vacation in Destin. Usually...More

1  Thank Mendy B
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Good food and service!Steak was so tender and crab was good!!!!Also had baked potato and salad,GOOD FOOD!!!!

Thank jcrull5188
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We have eaten at Joe's many times in other cities. This one is terrible. The crab was not seasoned like we are accustom to getting at Joe's. The portions seemed small. We had the crab nachos for the first time and they were good. Very...More

Thank Big_daddy_1812
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We had dinner here while in Destin. My wife is a big fan of Joe's Crab Trap. So, she knows what to expect from the chain. Food was good. service okay. My young son loved the playground, but go in the afternoon. The metal on...More

Thank BigDaddySweets
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6 July 2016|
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Response from Marlene B | Reviewed this property |
If I remember,there is a large parking lot beside the building. Might want to call and see if campers allowed,especially if really full. We were there in Winter.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14055 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541-3337
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Destin
  • Phone Number: +1 850-650-1882
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