J's Crab Shack

$$ • Seafood

2074 Park St, Hartford
(860) 231-9545


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for J's Crab Shack

Crab shack at Parkville was big disappointment. Got Mac and cheese with lobster. Mac snd cheese was beyond dry and clumpy. Looked like it had been sitting on counter for an hour tasted it too. Cost was $11.95. Tasteless. Lobster was dry and tasteless as well. Been a fan of crab shack since Tinkers and it’s been steadily changing not for the better. Portions have definitely gotten smaller. Fries are good.Looking for a different, informal seafood restaurant.

We stopped here since we were looking for another seafood restaurant in the area and stumbled upon this one instead. We ordered the boil, lobster stuffed haddock, lobster bisque, and grilled cheese. Ordering was simple since you order at the counter and the waitstaff brings out your food when it's ready. We did have to put a deposit down for the cracker for our boil. Our favorite part of the meal was the bisque which was very rich but a little light on the lobster meat. The boil...read full review

This place is great. Basic fresh seafood...nothing fancy, at all. I had an excellent Lobster Roll and a Bowl of Chowder. It's pricing seems in line with what you would expect from this non pretentious atmosphere. I come here every time I'm visiting Mom.

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Monday 11AM - 8PM
Tuesday 11AM - 8PM
Wednesday 11AM - 9PM
Thursday 11AM - 9PM
Friday 11AM - 9PM
Saturday 11AM - 9PM
Sunday 11AM - 8PM

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