Joe's Crab Shack
600 E. Riverside, 512/441-1010
Hours: Daily, 11am-12mid
Broiled, grilled, or blackened seafood platters; cold shrimp by the bucket; and lots of giggling birthday parties are what you'll find here on most nights at this chain restaurant.
The kitchen here finds the best possible seasonal ingredients and deftly allows them to shine. Try the wood-grilled oysters Rockefeller.
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3100 S. Congress Ave. STE A, 512/814-1032