Joe's Crab Shack


Joe's Crab Shack opened its first location in Houston, Texas in 1991 and currently has locations in 30 states. The seafood casual-dining chain has 25 crab items on the menu in addition to fish, lobster, mussels, clams and shrimp. Ignite Restaurant Group is the chain's parent company.

Chain Snapshot

Segment: Casual Dining

Headquarters: Houston, Texas

CEO: Raymond Blanchette

Financial Data

Systemwide Sales: $413.2 million (U.S., FY 2012)

Total Units: 129
(U.S., FY 2012)

Sales Per Unit: $3.33 million (Estimated, FY 2012)

Source: NRN Top 100 report


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