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Angry Crab Shack

2740 S Alma School Rd, Ste 13, Mesa, AZ 85210-4025
+1 480-730-2722
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“crab” (37 reviews)
“seafood” (62 reviews)
“potatoes” (19 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2740 S Alma School Rd, Ste 13, Mesa, AZ 85210-4025
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the most Barberry place eating with your hands out of clear bag who does that remind you of eating out of a trash bag or trash can high price low quality food all mixed in a clear bag no table manners here eat...More

Thank Rodney W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tried the snow crab legs with trifecta sauce and it was just OK. The scissors which I initially got were not properly cleaned so I asked for the scissors to be replaced. Ample parking as they are in a strip mall.

Thank JimCamacho
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Put on your bib and gloves and enjoy a healthy serving of shrimp or crab. Served in a steaming hot broth (you pick the spices) kept in a bag. Unusual, but delicious Add a good selection of beer and friendly wait staff and you have...More

Thank Wolfgang R
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Unique approach to pedling seafood, sold by the pound, delivered in appropriate container, eaten with fingers or what ever works. Similar to a traditional east coast sea food feed, cook it and pour it on your paper covered table. Service has ranged from excellent to...More

Thank leonardp614
Reviewed 7 August 2018

I wish this place was closer to home. Words can't describe the experience. The food was awesome. You have to visit this place at least once. My only issue is that they didn't have blue crab. Be careful when ordering your seasonings. Stick with the...More

Thank 367Tracy
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Don’t bother. Go to Hot’n’juicy instead. I have been here almost ten times. This WAS one of my regular and favorite places, but I started going to the Phx location after two meals of bad sauce here. In about 8 visits to the Phx location,...More

Thank jennamoonphx
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Well seasoned seafood. Great charred oysters. Great shrimp, mussels, and crab legs. Great family place.

Thank 513jim
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Just damn good food! I have been to the Angry Crab in Chicago before but it doesn't hold a taste bud to this Crab Shack! Started with the jambalaya, move to the trifecta shrimp and king crab legs. Had a follow-up dessert up cornbread and...More

Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Angry Crab Shack was unique; as you are served your food in plastic bags, given gloves and a bib. Many choices of seafood by the pound. Sean was a great server - very friendly, showed us how to eat our crawfish. Definitely will be back...More

Thank Theumni
Reviewed 19 May 2018

Try it you might like it. The food was pretty good (not great) however it was served very cheaply in plastic bags, drinks were in paper plates and cups with plastic spoons and forks. Making their clean up and costs minimal. Even still the food...More

Thank Dan R
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Susan W
25 March 2017|
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Response from Linda S | Reviewed this property |
They do but only for parties of 8 or more. I just asked them this two nights ago.
25 March 2016|
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Response from TravelJohn092 | Reviewed this property |
I believe I saw a sign stating they don't use MSG and the waiter to told us the same thing!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2740 S Alma School Rd, Ste 13, Mesa, AZ 85210-4025
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 480-730-2722
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