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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!

  • American
  • Casual Dining
  • Seafood
TripAdvisor® Reviews
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Allisonspring | Apr 19, 2019
“Fun and Quirky”

We went to this restaurant several times while on the island. The seafood was good and we enjoyed our time, the ambiance, and our drinks very much. The prices were medium. The reason I give this a 3...

James J | Apr 18, 2019
“Unique, Flavourful and Boldly Different”

We had heard about this restaurant long before our trip to Tybee Island. In fact, our daughter-in-law remarked, "Is that a real place? I've read about in novels I've read! Wow!" It was a "wow...

MNDoodles | Apr 16, 2019
“Mediocre Lunch”

I agree this place is kind of a destination because of the interesting rescue birds they keep (parrots, cockatiels and more) and the pool with many small alligators that you can view from a shaded...

Yelp® Reviews
Yelp Overall Rating
Ethan R. | Apr 15, 2019

What a fantastic meal! I love a low country boil, and their Captain Crab's sampler is that on steroids. We ordered the "for 3" and it could easily have fed...

C D. | Apr 8, 2019

Fund this gem on the way from Tybee Island. Enjoyed my half shrimp & half snow crab legs ! Great experience sitting right near the river! Our food fast! My...

Tee C. | Apr 1, 2019

If you visit this place with the expectation that you'll be getting FRESH crab legs or shrimp, prepare to be disappointed. We ordered low country boil and...