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££ - £££Seafood, British,
1114 Argyle St, Glasgow G3 8TD, Scotland
+44 141 334 6127
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“crab cakes” (130 reviews)
“seafood” (187 reviews)
“scallops” (161 reviews)
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Seafood, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
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1114 Argyle St, Glasgow G3 8TD, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

Had dinner with my son and his lady on a Sunday evening, did have a reservation and the place was packed. Started with Oysters and finished with Brown Crab, everything was perfect. Excellent quality and service, the restaurant is small and the only complaint was...More

Thank john33134
Reviewed yesterday

I can highly recommend the Crabshakk in Glasgow!!! Best seafood I had in a very long time. Staff so friendly and make you feel really Wellcome. Its a small restaurant, but it ads to the atmosphere, Its just lovely. I really love it and will...More

Thank Tatjana A
Reviewed yesterday

Good food, nice athmosphere, would go there again! We didn't have a reservation however we were there about 6 ish so we could have a table, for later hour dinners better have a reservation.

Thank Burcu H
Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited for a birthday lunch on Saturday and absolutely loved it. Brilliant fresh shellfish - we had a full brown crab, squat lobsters and cockles which were all excellent. Both agreed the mackerel pate was the nicest we'd ever had and the chorizo butter with...More

Thank Travellermin
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After enjoying a drink in the Ben Nevis just across the road from Crabshakk we arrived at our booking time of 3.30 Asked to be seated downstairs, always better we think beside the bar 2 champagnes to start £21.90 Whitebait ... brilliant My wife had...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We attended in December as a family group of four. Almost instantly we were all shocked at the extremely cramped restaurant and very small tables. A table for four would be more suited to a table for two. Another issue we encountered was how stiflingly...More

Thank Noel K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited 1st sat in jan of 18 - happy new year btw. Tried calling 4/5 times. No answer so popped in on the off chance. No spaces but put on a waiting list. Only bar seating left which was fine. White wine Sauvignon. Very good....More

2  Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My brother raved about this place and so I took the opportunity to visit with some colleagues following a staff development day. It was pretty cramped and not entirely comfortable seating. I found the menu far too overpriced for the food served. I know it...More

Thank Neil M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had wanted to try the Crabshakk for some time, it is a small place however they managed to sit all five of us at the window. The waitress was lively to say the least bursting into the odd song every now and again, it...More

1  Thank d0nmac123
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We attended with high expectations, and were pretty disappointed by the standard of food. The place was dead on a Sunday night which tells you something. I have much better seafood in Glasgow. I also felt it expensive for the standard.

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31 December 2017|
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Response from SMacL31 | Reviewed this property |
You can book online on their website! Or could call them x
2 March 2017|
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Response from dunnj122016 | Reviewed this property |
You could try the crab claws and if she doesn't get on with them...polish them off yourself. They're fab!
2 February 2017|
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Response from Linda M | Reviewed this property |
Yes. We could not get a table recently when we went at the last minute so I would make a reservation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1114 Argyle St, Glasgow G3 8TD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > Anderston
  • Neighbourhood: Anderston
  • Phone Number: +44 141 334 6127
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