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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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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“crab” (32 reviews)
“seafood” (55 reviews)
“cajun fries” (10 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
2740 S Alma School Rd, Ste 13, Mesa, AZ 85210-4025
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

As world travelers, we have decided that angry crab is the best! We get a bag of each fresh seafood item and pass it around the family. BEWARE of the spice level- we are spicy fanatics but a 3 was plenty perfect for us. Also...More

Thank hmoss01
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a good time at angry crab. I tried the king crab and shrimp both were high quality seafood and delicious. The favors and spices are very good and you can specify the level of heat you can handle. I tried the middle which uses...More

Thank Vic S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter took me here to celebrate my birthday. We had a great meal! The crab was tasty, sweet and plentiful; the shrimp po' boy was very well made and a large enough portion to take some home. The waitress was funny and attentive. Our...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Girls day lunch out. What a great place to gather and eat and chat. Po boys are huge; shrimp is great. Sweet potato fries are served in large portions. Fried cod & shrimp baskets are great. Wait staff is very helpful if you have questions...More

Thank Patty M
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

I've been here twice and this time I ordered the blue crab with the trifecta. There's not a lot of meat and a lot of work to get to. I recommend buying two pounds of crab per person or if you buy one pound then...More

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Read other reviews had to laugh fried butterfly shrimp looked just like they came right out of the freezer section at local grocery store NO taste at all little bit of shrimp lots of breaking that included pandora Not used in NO or any southern...More

Thank BeauxgatorBoBo
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Been there twice already. Number 1 - you eat with your hands. That's right, don't expect silverware. So don't bring your girlfriend there on a first date to make a good impression. It will be served in plastic bags and you dig in while wearing...More

Thank Bazinetr
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Decided to try this restaurant on a tip from a friend. We arrived a little early (5:30 ish) to try and beat the crowds. Worked. After being seated the waiter gave us the complete skinny on what, how, when and where. We decided to try...More

Thank Tedd B
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Went there for a birthday and we had quite a wait since there was 20 of us and they do not take reservations. The food was very good and I loved their sides

Thank Danielle G
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We were introduced to this restaurant by a friend from New Orleans, so it is the real deal, folks. We had all had the fried catfish basket at her suggestion. Sides we chose were coleslaw and baked beans. Cajun french fries were to die for....More

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Susan W
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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.
24 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, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
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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