We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Joe’s Crab Shack

2401 S. Ih 35, Round Rock, TX 78664-9700
+1 512-246-8500
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good28%
  • Average33%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“crab” (12 reviews)
“steampot” (2 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
$$ - $$$
2401 S. Ih 35, Round Rock, TX 78664-9700
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (113)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 107 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good choice if you prefer seafood for a reasonable price. Yes, it is a chain and some habits of the staff remind on Hard Rock Cafe but to be clear no comparison. Was twice there, first time recommendation where good and staff did a great...More

Thank thomasmQ711QN
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We found this establishment clean and receptive, staffed with very friendly individuals. On this occasion we celebrated three birthdays and no one dose it better than Joe's Crab Shack. Also on this occasion the staff outfitted the birthday boys appropriately for the party, one became...More

Thank star95presson
Reviewed 14 September 2017

My daughter and I had lunch here today. We were seated promptly and our server was very attentive and pleasant. The atmosphere was pleasant, although a bit dark. I really liked that we could visit instead of having to listen to loud music. Portion sizes...More

Thank Carmilla M
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I frequently get away to Joe's Crab Shack because they have the best steamed Queen crab legs around. We try to go around 2 pm to avoid traffic and the lunch crowd as well as beating the dinner crowd. Our favorite choices...More

Thank Peaches H
Reviewed 29 June 2017

My wife had dinner here while staying at the Hampton Inn nearby (easy walking distance). The food was great and she really appreciated the excellent service and reasonable prices.

Thank Lon B
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Was convenient to our hotel so decided to try it out. We went early, not many customers but by the time we left it was filling up quickly and I'm not sure they were staffed for that. Food was average, drinks were average and our...More

Thank Rick B
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

I only went here once and got foid poisoning. ..beware! It was a while back, but still...i would only go early in the day...I'm just saying.

Thank worknbills o
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We went to Austin for a day trip and had lunch at Joe's Crab Shack. We were greeted with a smile and quickly seated. The wait staff was prompt about taking our order and getting our food out to us. The food tasted AWESOME! Always...More

Thank hollymcmillian
Reviewed 20 May 2017

What a sad excuse for a restaurant. Our server was so spaced out we couldn't even get through our order without her coming back twice to check stuff. Drinks never arrived, appetizers on order never came and then she couldn't repeat the entrée order back...More

1  Thank GightRunner
Reviewed 26 April 2017

After playing all day around Austin, we were looking for a simple dinner of soup and a glass of wine. Joe's Crab Shack was right next door to our hotel. Perfect! The clam chowder did not disappoint, but we also couldn't pass up the crab...More

Thank ceinaz
Nearby Restaurants
Twin Peaks Restaurants
58 reviews
.62 km away
Olive Garden
53 reviews
.34 km away
Fire & Ice Pizza Bar
23 reviews
.45 km away
Zorba Restaurant
48 reviews
.43 km away
Nearby Attractions
Austin's Park
56 reviews
2.77 km away
Play for all park
41 reviews
3.61 km away
Round Rock Public Library
37 reviews
2.52 km away
Memorial Park
48 reviews
3.25 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Joe’s Crab Shack staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2401 S. Ih 35, Round Rock, TX 78664-9700
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Round Rock
  • Phone Number: +1 512-246-8500
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing