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Joe's Crab Shack

5626 Northridge Dr, Gurnee, IL 60031-4910
+1 847-662-4801
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good23%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (8 reviews)
“queen crab” (3 reviews)
“gumbo” (2 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
5626 Northridge Dr, Gurnee, IL 60031-4910
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1 - 10 of 171 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food. Fun for the family. Great service. We sat outside it was a little to cold inside with the air on. Other than that all was good.

Thank H4261QQbrendas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Run down and the food was mediocre. The wait staff was poor and barely paid us any attention. Overall disappointed.

Thank bowyer512
Reviewed 1 week ago

was disappointed with service, attitude and food quality. Restaurant wasn't crowded, but service was horrible. Food was okay. We asked for a to go box, and waited 10 minutes before asking another service to bring one to us. When I asked to speak to the...More

Thank Pamela B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't know what happened to this place. We used to eat there every time we went to Six Flags. Never again. This place is a dump!! Rude and clueless host. Bathrooms were complete disgusting. No paper towels. Food took forever to come out. When it...More

Thank L689IVa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was better than I expected! You must try the crab nachos! I also ordered the gumbo a little salty than I would have liked but good all the sam!

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

730 reservation.... slowest service ever. Other wait staff more attentive....had someone come in and joun us 30 minutes late, for food before the rest of us. Good food but... took way tooooo long.

Thank Tracy F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Okay if you are a seafood lover then this is not the place for you!!!! I mean the serving size was there small size!!! I was still hungry after dinner and 2 drinks. We Had to stop for McDonald after the 45 minute ride back...More

Thank LadyLikeTea W
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

I have never had such bad tasting crab. Obviously your not going to get costal quality in Gurnee Mill but they sure advertise it is. I knew better than to hit a chain but it did sound good. The only thing positive was our server....More

Thank Joe C
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

This was our first time eating at Joes Crab Shack. The restaurant smelled like a bait shop, which I understand it's a sea food restaurant. It was just a little overwhelming when you first walked in. The good was excellent. The table ordered shrimp skewers,...More

Thank Stetzomatic
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Our group was looking forwards to a good seafood meal, and while the food was good, it took a long time to get it! A 2.5 hour meal at a chain restaurant is ridiculous, and we kept asking our server to correct mistakes in our...More

Thank Mary A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 30
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5626 Northridge Dr, Gurnee, IL 60031-4910
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Gurnee
  • Phone Number: +1 847-662-4801
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