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Joe's Crab Shack

The shrimp bucket at Joe's Crab Shack in

The shrimp bucket at Joe's Crab Shack in Westbury features shrimp with their shells on, steamed with Old Bay seasoning. (Oct. 26, 2013) Photo Credit: Nicole Horton

Known not just for its killer margaritas, Joe's Crab Shack in Westbury is an upbeat and cheery dining experience for people who don't mind getting a bit messy. At any moment, dance music will get pumping and the servers will go into a choreographed routine. It's obvious that the scene is the main attraction, not the food. Nonetheless, certain seafood dishes here do satisfy. This is a one-stop shop for food and fun.

Joe's Crab Shack in Westbury is a popular
Photo Credit: Nicole Horton

Joe's Crab Shack in Westbury is a popular dinner spot for seafood lovers. (Oct. 26, 2013)

Throughout lunch and dinner, the servers at Joe's
Photo Credit: Nicole Horton

Throughout lunch and dinner, the servers at Joe's Crab Shack in Westbury break into dance routines, complete with music and disco lights. (Oct. 26, 2013)

A server at Joe's Crab Shack in Westbury
Photo Credit: Nicole Horton

A server at Joe's Crab Shack in Westbury is all smiles as he brings out food. (Oct 26, 2013)

Merci Lendore of Brooklyn digs into her crab
Photo Credit: Nicole Horton

Merci Lendore of Brooklyn digs into her crab bucket at Joe's Crab Shack in Westbury. (Oct. 26, 2013)

Crab legs with corn on the cob at
Photo Credit: Newsday Joan Reminick

Crab legs with corn on the cob at Joe's Crab Shack in Westbury. (Oct. 26, 2013)

Crab cakes are salty and stuffed to the
Photo Credit: Newsday Joan Reminick

Crab cakes are salty and stuffed to the brim with crab at Joe's Crab Shack in Westbury. (Oct. 2013)

The shrimp bucket at Joe's Crab Shack in
Photo Credit: Nicole Horton

The shrimp bucket at Joe's Crab Shack in Westbury features shrimp with their shells on, steamed with Old Bay seasoning. (Oct. 26, 2013)

The blackened mahi mahi sandwich is smoky and
Photo Credit: Nicole Horton

The blackened mahi mahi sandwich is smoky and spicy at Joe's Crab Shack in Westbury (Oct. 26, 2013)

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