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Crab Shack Restaurant

11400 Gandy Blvd N, St. Petersburg, FL 33702-1908
+1 727-576-7813
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“crab” (34 reviews)
“seafood” (61 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
11400 Gandy Blvd N, St. Petersburg, FL 33702-1908
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1 - 10 of 271 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

I had the Whole Fish - Red Snapper. With the homemade cole slaw. So amazing. It's a local joint, so not fancy, but who needs fancy when the food is this good. and the atmosphere.

Thank Joshua R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here for a seafood lunch on arriving in St Petersburg. My husband and his father ordered combo entrees and my mother-in-law and I had fish and chips. I was expecting triangular, previously frozen fish patties - I got strips of very fresh fish...More

Thank Laura H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a Saturday afternoon. Before 4.. I ordered fried clams from the appetizer section.. enough for more than a meal.. but being an appetizer it did not come with anything else.. very good though. Crab shack is exactly what it is .. looks...More

Thank blrtampa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved this place. It was the little place where you felt comfortable. The staff was friendly and the other guests were locals. The food was great and we enjoyed the atmosphere!

Thank Mdcinbad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate there yesterday and wasn’t highly impressed. We waited for a table outside for about 10-15 minutes which was fine. Then got a table. My husband ordered blue crab which they were out of. I ordered clam chowder soup to start and it was bland....More

Thank smilesaam
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful, old-school Florida coastal restaurant/pub with great seafood and other offerings at fair prices. The atmosphere is informal, and the service is friendly and efficient.

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Went here because my MIL was craving fried crab claws (from her days in Mobile). Overall, they have a pretty extensive menu. Lot of fried seafood which is not my favorite. We ordered two orders of crab claws, one sautéed and one fried. The sautéed...More

Thank Barb D
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

This is a throwback, no frills place but the seafood I sampled there was very good. I had the oysters on the half shell and the sauteed soft shell crab, and both were excellent. The oysters were fresh, briny, and chilled nicely. The soft shell...More

Thank jop2map
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

On the way home from Tampa on Saturday, a friend & I stopped at the Crab Shack for lunch. They were very busy but we were greeted & seated immediately, given menus & water. We both chose the Fish & Chips & they let us...More

1  Thank celtlassie
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Best snow crab I have had. Excellent flavor, easily cracked to retrieve the meat. Great service and good drinks.

Thank TNSHarley
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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: 11400 Gandy Blvd N, St. Petersburg, FL 33702-1908
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 727-576-7813
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