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Joe's Crab Shack

155 N McPherson Church Rd, Fayetteville, NC 28303-4401
+1 910-868-8422
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good23%
  • Average16%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible8%
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“crab” (18 reviews)
“seafood” (25 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
155 N McPherson Church Rd, Fayetteville, NC 28303-4401
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Food and service were great, will return. Prices are a bit high, but seafood is not cheap. I love crab legs, and they were done perfectly

Thank Tammy E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Meghan was our server and she was awesome! She was very knowledgeable about all the food and drinks. She had very good suggestions which we took and were happily satisfied with the drinks! The appetizer platter was amazing too. We didn't see anything outside of...More

Thank bethanyrenea
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely the best seafood I've had in a long time. A little pricey but well worth the expense. The staff are terrific. Love this place. Will definitely visit my next trip to Fayetteville.

Thank Betty W
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We went to the Fayetteville NC location this past Father's Day and everything was great! The waitress was excellent. She suggested menu items that we could try and we were very pleased. The food was amazing! We traveled over two hours just to visit this...More

Thank Nikki T
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We recently ate at this restaurant to give a fair shake to the franchise as we had a bad experience at another Joes in a different city. Glad we did, this one was WAYYYY better... the service was good, the food was piping hot and...More

Thank ZosoA
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Ten of us devoured an enormous amount of crab legs, and loved every moment of the delicious sweet meat. Despite the splatter and hard work, each bite was incredible. Great time. My husband ordered a steak and it was very good too.

Thank Erin E
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

The customer service is awesome however, the food, cleanliness and the crab pots are not the best. My crab pot leaked off of the table onto my leg. The queen crab legs were overdone. Instead of coming out in one large piece I had to...More

Thank konachk
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Unfortunately we used to love taking the kids here for dinner, but the last time we were there.... we sat outside on the picnic tables and they were DISGUSTINGLY FILTHY!! The whole place needs to be remodeled, cleaned up and restaffed. Absolutely over priced for...More

1  Thank Jenna404
Reviewed 25 February 2017

The food and drinks were more engaging than the service. The server meant well and was cordial but not on point with the dining flow by forgetting water, refills and simple requests for lemon, butter, etc. Ironically he tried to overcompensate 2/3 of the way...More

Thank 1washout
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I love getting the fresh seafood buckets with red skinned potatoes, crab legs, clams and corn. the seafood is always fresh. The servers are friendly.

Thank Sylviab40
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Sara L
23 December 2015|
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Response from Boricua L | Reviewed this property |
I don't think you have too. But they do take reservations for Christmas. Here is the number (910) 868-8423.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 155 N McPherson Church Rd, Fayetteville, NC 28303-4401
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Fayetteville
  • Phone Number: +1 910-868-8422
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