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Shaw's Crab House

1900 E Higgins Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60173-5159
+1 847-517-2722
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (37 reviews)
“oysters” (68 reviews)
“crab” (35 reviews)
Closes in 21 min
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
1900 E Higgins Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60173-5159
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had dinner here Sat night we had a large party 16, we were there to celebrate a birthday. We had reservations for 6:45 we were seated about 7:15 so not too long a wait. I had a Gin and Tonic at the bar it was...More

Thank tom1909
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in the area for business and was off early on a Monday afternoon, 11:58am to be exact. Prior to my arrival I looked at the website and everything seemed like it was be fresh and delicious. I may add that there was a...More

Thank Jimmy H
Amanda R, Guest Relations Manager at Shaw's Crab House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Mr. Hull, Thanks for your continued feedback. I am sorry to hear that we are not the place for you, though it sounds like you found several area restaurants more to your taste. We shared the positive aspects with your Server, so thank you for...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best crab cakes I have ever had. Service and wines were superb. We will definitely be going back soon!

Thank Roni R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was not paying the bill, but, shared a main between three of us - the king crab legs weight one and quarter pounds. We had some asparagus on the side and had started with lobster bisque and hush puppies. We did go on to...More

Thank Pamela W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The service and food overall at this place is pricey but good for a chain restaurant. The seafood is fresh and the service is attentive.

1  Thank Paul C
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Shaws is always a great option for sea food. I love to sit at the bar and have good cocktails and oysters, as well.

Thank Donna H
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Not a cheap date short of taking advantage of happy hour. I've dined here on occasion It's okay but I haven't gone deep into their menu very often because it's cost prohibitive. I frankly don't know how they stay in business given their take on...More

Thank Dan C
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Been coming here for years. Service is great, 2 choices for atmosphere, the bar is louder and more casual, the dining room is quieter and slightly more formal. There are also good choices for private rooms upstairs. In my opinion Shaws is about crab. The...More

Thank Chicagomarketer
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

This is my family’s second time celebrating Easter at this place and both times my expectations are met. Meghan and Erin made it all possible. They both made sure that all 27 of us are grouped together at the Normandie Room. Can’t get much attention...More

Thank je0freyb
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Being a member of Lettuce Entertain You, we go to Shaw's 2-3 times a year to celebrate special occasions and always at Christmas. Their appetizers and meals are always prepared impeccably and are to die for for fresh seafood. They also have great prime meats...More

Thank cpd6198
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Vince G
22 August 2015|
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Response from Amanda R | Property representative |
Vince G., I appreciate the interest! There are some good answers here, especially regarding dress code- we say 'business casual' as a guideline but we see a bit of everything, so wear what makes you comfortable. Let's see... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1900 E Higgins Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60173-5159
    (Higgins Rd and Rt. 53, I-290 and I-355)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Schaumburg
  • Phone Number: +1 847-517-2722
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