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Joe's Stone Crab

11 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-7395
+1 305-673-0365
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“stone crab” (1,647 reviews)
“key lime pie” (406 reviews)
“hash browns” (252 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
11 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-7395
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is not the kind of Joe's you go to in Las Vegas, this is the mother ship and it's definitely an experience. You can't make reservations and they have two seasons, the winter season and the summer season. We were there on May 18th,...More

Thank Islandmomma4ever
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Well, after everyone's and every online platform recommendation we decided to visit this emblematic place and taste the so much talked about 'Stone Crab'! We went early as we don't like waiting that much, and as tourists we were not looking to be seen by...More

Thank Carolina D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

So normally we try to slip into Joe's a couple of times a year, the stone crab is phenomenal, or try the beautifully succulent lamb chops. Both are superb. Sides are a bit expensive and of course being an Old Established fine dining experience you...More

Thank Brithumor
Reviewed 3 days ago

Yes I should be writing about the food but I must admit I was not very hungry when I dined here, but I am still glad I went. The key lime martini was divine, despite the $15 cost! I would pay that again, best cocktail...More

Thank Buffyvsamanda
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I lile the help urself style. The food was gr8, and service. Its one of the best crab rest in town...would recommend to anyone and everyone

Thank Gobgob A
Reviewed 4 days ago

I first experienced this restaurant thirty-five years ago and have not been disappointed on return visits. More than just a meal, Joe's is a dining experience...with exceptional food and service. This time we did lunch and it was a marvelous value. Hubby did filet and...More

Thank lhabitat
Reviewed 4 days ago

This place has an incredable reputation for crab,it opens in Oct and closes in May. You cannot book so you have to wait for a table. On a busy day it serves 700 customers. It also has a take a way option as well. Our...More

Thank clarkio
Reviewed 4 days ago

The host that brought us to our table knew the entire family history which was very interesting to learn about. The service was excellent. Casually inviting restaurant with upscale food and service. Key Lime Pie is a must have!

Thank David P
Reviewed 5 days ago

I came with my wife in April 2017. My friend recommended me to come visit, we wait for 30 mins to get a seat which is OK for a famous restaurant like this. A lot of luxury cars were parked in front of the restaurant....More

Thank Kristina Z
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is always one of those Top 25 famous restaurants in the USA that ALWAYS lives up to the billing!! We had great service, Jumbo Stone Crab with the cold platter of 1/2 Maine Lobster, 3 Jumbo Shrimp and two Large Stone Crab. It was...More

Thank rfamily9
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What is the dish that Andrew Zimmerman had on his show that was worth $295.00? Was it Alaskan King Crab?
25 February 2017|
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Response from Ilana W | Reviewed this property |
Hi missbrando, I don't the answer for your question, but this is definitely not the price for a portion of the Alaskan king crab claws I usually order. Actually $270 is what we (me and my bf) usually spend for our whole... More
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Daisy M
Why was there no blacks wait staff? Felt very uneasy about what we saw.
18 February 2017|
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Response from richard a | Reviewed this property |
This is erroneous. Second person in command who seats you is a 6'3 black.man who very prominently attends to any and all guests entering Joe's. Last visit I was attended by a biracial team and this happens more often than... More
Hi, Do you have to "work" on opening the crab or do they arrive already cracked open?
21 January 2017|
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Response from nbfromcalifornia | Reviewed this property |
They are already cracked but you have to take it out of the shell.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 10 - USD 80
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-7395
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 305-673-0365
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A landmark known for stone crabs, fine food and outstanding service. Started in 1913 and still owned and operated by the same family. Joe's provides the freshest stone crabs, seafood and more. Joe's Take Away is a smaller version of our original restaurant, which features all the specialities, plus amazing salads, sandwiches, specials and an early morning breakfast. Joe's also shipping overnight anywhere in the US.