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The Crab Shack at Chimney Creek

40 Estill Hammock Rd., Tybee Island, GA 31328

Located in Tybee Island: Savannah's Beach

Restaurants / Bars / Good for Groups
Info & Amenities

The Crab Shack is a one-stop-shop for all things seafood. Make sure to order a Captain Crab’s Sampler Platter, a feast piled high with crab legs, shrimp, mussels, crawfish, Georgia shrimp, corn, sausage and potatoes. This Tybee Island staple offers outdoor seating overlooking a tidal creek, a bird menagerie and a gator lagoon. This experience is one you surely won’t forget!

Business Status
  • Open For Business
COVID-19 Safety Measures
  • Savannah Safe

No additional safety protocols provided.

  • American
  • Casual Dining
  • Seafood
TripAdvisor® Reviews
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Lildebbiep | Jul 12, 2020
“Mini vaca dinner”

OHMYGOODNESS....AMAZING! We have never been here b4 BUT we will be back!!! We ate outside even though tens were right at 100... shaded by the trees that the deck was built around, there were fans...

Cmosshart | Jul 11, 2020

Good food, good service by Ana! We look forward to coming here for the crawfish! Always a good spot on Tybee.

G9001MVjessicap | Jul 11, 2020
“Great Service”

My family came here for the weekend to relax and spend time together. A friend recommended The Crab Shack. It did not disappoint. Our server Ana was so sweet and amazing. Great service! The crab legs...

Yelp® Reviews
Yelp Overall Rating
Lance T. | Jul 10, 2020

Great food and atmosphere! Thankfully we sat outside because 1/2 the patrons did not understand the concept of social distancing...the bartender should know...

Stephanie C. | Jun 20, 2020

We ate here, 4 adults. Was told it would take 1hr and we were seated in 35 min. It's a very busy place and the staff wasn't really enforcing social...

Mercedes H. | May 30, 2020

Nice place for seafood. Captain's sampler platter for 3 ran $77 - 3 clusters each of snow crabs and stone crab, a pile of shrimp, mussels and crawfish,...