Spent a week on Emerald Isle, and ate at the Crab Shack twice. The crab legs are delicious and the service is friendly. Buy a souvenir t-shirt and stop to visit with the stray cats!
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Once we were seated, they brought a basket of hush puppies, which were wonderful! We had grilled shrimp and crab legs both were delicious. We also tried the she crab soup for a starter. It was very good. Lots of food and a great atmosphere....More
The Crab Shack is always one of our "go-to" places for good seafood at reasonable prices. It's usually crowded, but that just shows that lots of people like it. The hush puppies are excellent and the shrimp is very lightly battered - perfect! They also...More
My wife and I visited here because of local recommendations. Excellent. We had the crab legs and they were some of the best we ever ate. Our waitress was very attentive and really took good care of us. We were there mid-afternoon so it wasn't...More
Last year, we were really disappointed with the service, and even a couple of the meals. I guess everyone benefits from a winter break, because this Spring the Crab Shack impressed us all over again. Terrific service, delicious seafood, and wonderful sides and hushpuppies. Favorites...More
Lots of fried, food not bad but not anything to brag about either. Very casual atmosphere. Lots of butter packs etc. I think it would be a much better lunch place for us.
we were staying nearby and friends from the area had given us a gift certificate...that meant that we had to eat at the Crab Shack. Service was good. It was so full by the time that we got there that there were no water views...More
Thought this would be GREAT seafood place--WRONG!!! Maybe my fault for ordering fried scallops and crab cakes.But cakes almost black so fried and inside a gray color ( maybe kind of crab) then got Rita's clam chouder and it was awful like tan water---not thick...More
Thank you for your feedback. We would like to apologize about your experience. We are a small family owned business and strive our very best to please everyone of guest. What was your servers name and did you let her know about this at the...More