About Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab

Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab is the culmination of a partnership between Lettuce Entertain You and Joe's Stone Crab, the legendary seafood restaurant of Miami Beach. Joe's features an extensive selection of seafood, flown in fresh daily, to complement the world's finest Florida Stone Crab claws. Joe's also features signature prime steaks, hand-carved by master butchers such as our 24 oz. Bone-In Rib Eye. Matched with Joe's famous side dishes, dinner only gets better when capped with a slice of key lime pie. Enjoy a generous cocktail in the bustling lounge or the tuxedo-clad service of the clubby dining room.

60 East Grand Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Seafood, Steak, American

Hours of Operation:
Lunch Menus:



Saturday 11:00am - 4:00pm



Sunday 11:00am - 4:00pm




Lunch Menu:



Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 4:00pm




Dinner Menu:



Monday - Thursday: 4:00pm - 11:00pm



Friday - Saturday: 4:00pm - 12:00am



Sunday: 4:00pm - 10:30pm

Cross Street:
Rush

Dress Code:
Business Casual

Price Range:
$50 and over

Payment Options
AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(312) 379-5637

Website:
http://www.joes.net/chicago

Parking Details:
Valet service is available on the Rush Street side of the restaurant for $16. There is also a private lot located at Grand & Wabash.

Public Transit:
Red Line Grand stop

Executive Chef:
Justin Diglia

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Special Events & Promotions:
Please contact Nicole at joeschgoparties@leye.com for all of your private dining needs.

Private Dining

Located in downtown Chicago Joe's is the ideal setting for intimate gatherings with 12 or large celebrations with up to 200. Our private dining menus feature prime steaks, fresh seafood and our signature cracked Florida stone crab claws served with famous sides and homemade pies.

Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab Ratings and Reviews

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4.8

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4.8

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4.4

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Moderate

97% would recommend it to a friend

Special Occasion (282)
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Notable Wine List (117)
Fit for Foodies (112)
Worth the Drive (101)
Pre/post Theatre (87)
Great for Lunch (78)
Authentic (78)
Hot Spot (65)
Neighborhood Gem (61)
Bar Seating (60)
Fun (60)
Cozy (48)
Handcrafted Cocktails (47)
Vibrant Bar Scene (47)
People Watching (45)
Quiet Conversation (41)
Casual (38)
Comfort Food (34)
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined a day ago

Joe’s was spectacular, as usual.

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 (London)·Dined 2 days ago

it was the best

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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined 2 days ago

Outstanding food, service, and ambience.

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 (Las Vegas)·Dined 3 days ago

Food was amazing as always Great for most occasions. Tables are close together so it’s a little loud.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Vibrant Bar Scene, Casual, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays
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 (Tampa)·Dined 3 days ago

Wanting for my daughter to try stone crab,and hearing good things about this place we went on a Friday night. Our waiter even brought out a couple legs to try before we ordered. Nice touch I thought. She ordered the large order and I ordered crab cakes due to a special diet I'm on. Excellent food.
Later Paul Ritchie the manager stopped by our table, and we joked about him not singing Happy Birthday to the ladies seated next to us. I told him we could do a duet and clear the house. He told us we would have dessert, I was surprised and happy . All in all , a great experience that we will do again when we are in Chicago. Thank you to Paul and his staff.
Mark T

Tags: Authentic, Worth the Drive, Fun
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 (Chicago)·Dined 4 days ago

It was my first time visiting and I did enjoy it. The food was well prepared and plentiful and the wait staff were all attentive, courteous and thoughtful. The coconut cream pie was "to die for"!!! So glad I got it to go so I could enjoy it on a less full tummy and make the loud/audible sounds that shouldn't be heard in the restaurant and only in the privacy of home!

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Groups, Fit for Foodies, Comfort Food, Good for Birthdays
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·Dined 4 days ago

It was our first time going ... we enjoyed the food it was delicious wish the portions would of been a bit bigger but the service was outstanding and enjoyed the atmosphere!!

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·Dined 4 days ago

I came here for the first time on my birthday, January 11th. This was the single greatest dining experience I've ever had. The service was impeccable. The ambiance was relaxing. The staff were warm and friendly. I ordered the porterhouse with Alaskan king crab and fried asparugus. The steak was cooked to absolute perfection. I ordered it medium rare. It was so juicy and tender on the inside but had a wonderfully seasoned crust on the outside. I am not exaggerating when I say this. The first bite actually caused a single tear to run down my cheek. I had never truly tasted steak until that moment. This is my new favorite restaraunt in Chicago.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Special Occasion, Good for a Date
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined 4 days ago

It is consistently excellent. It is expensive but the quality of the food and the service are always tops.

Tags: Great for Lunch, Hot Spot, Special Occasion, Good for a Date
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 (Columbus)·Dined 4 days ago

We had a wonderful meal. The only negative would be our too small table, next to the restrooms.

Tags: Authentic, Hot Spot, Good for a Date, Worth the Drive, Notable Wine List, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Fun, Good for Groups
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·Dined 4 days ago

Joe's is our go to place for celebrations.. The perfect mix of a Chicago Steakhouse with a legendary Miami seafood house .. with terrific sides .. What more could you ask for.

Tags: Special Occasion, Authentic, Notable Wine List
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined 4 days ago

The key lime pie has been off for the last 3 times . They must have changed the recipe . I can't detect lime at all!

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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined 5 days ago

We all had a wonderful dinner. The filet was cooked to perfection,the Dover sole was amazing and the salmon grilled as wanted. Our server Jose was spot on. A wonderful time had by all

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·Dined 5 days ago

great food ,outstanding service top notch establishment my recommendation for special occasions place to celebrate

Tags: Business Meals, Special Occasion, Good for a Date
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 (Northern MI)·Dined on January 9, 2018

Our waiter Charles was outstanding....I shared that info with Joho as well

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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on January 8, 2018

Service was exceptional. Food delicious as always.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 7, 2018

The food was amazing. The service was impeccable and the ambience was relaxing. I took my two pre teens and it felt like we were in a 1920 dining experience. We loved it and were treated so well. I HIGHLY recommend the key lime pie!

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Cozy, Romantic, Pre/post Theatre, Worth the Drive, Creative Cuisine
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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 7, 2018

Food was excellent. We had filet mignon and crab-stuffed shrimp. Only concern was that my wife's filet was less well done than desired and it took probably 10 minutes to turn around--so the rest of the table was mostly done eating as she began. Server was good at explaining menu items and specials, and busboy was more than attentive. We were there to celebrate a birthday, and we felt like we'd enjoyed a very good celebration meal when we left. For our food budget, this is a special-occasion place rather than a quick stop-off-on-the-way-home place.

Tags: Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies, Neighborhood Gem, Romantic, Quiet Conversation, Good for Anniversaries
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·Dined on January 7, 2018

Excellent!

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·Dined on January 7, 2018

Such an excellent experience!! Crab legs, Dover sole, the Brussel sprouts, grilled tomatoes were delish!!! Get the mascarpone cheese cake, you will love it!! Service was impeccable. We'll definitely be back!

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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 7, 2018

My wife’s birthday.
The bone in filets were requested at medium rare to rare and they returned as well done. One was replaced but the other was inedible.
The bad night was made worse when the valet service brought the wrong car - an identical match that we did not notice until almost home.
Not a good night.

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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on January 7, 2018

Great evening with wonderful friends. We sat in a booth which was perfect. Less noisy. The wait staff is terrific. In fact the entire staff of welcoming and very friendly. This is definitely one of our go to places.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 7, 2018

We had dinner at Joe's to celebrate my wife's birthday. We have been to Joe's dozens of time and they have the best food, drinks and service in town. The only downside is Joe's is always packed full. Noise levels are higher and there is always a wait to use the restroom.

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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on January 7, 2018

Everything was perfect. The food, the ambiance, and the service.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 6, 2018

Everything was great from the service to the food. Our first time there and we will definitely be back!

Tags: Good for Groups, Pre/post Theatre, Worth the Drive, Happy Hour, Notable Wine List, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Cozy, Creative Cuisine
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on January 6, 2018

Truly a great dining experience and our waiter Steve went above and beyond to make our evening perfect and delicious.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 6, 2018

Great menu selection. The 60 day age bone-in rib eye was fantastic. The Alaskian king crab legs (chilled) fabulous. Extensive wine list. Awesome service. Fami my dinner including kids and grandparent, everyone enjoyed their meals and ambiance.

Tags: Bar Seating, Worth the Drive, Notable Wine List, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies, Kid-friendly, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for Birthdays, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries
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vip
 (Las Vegas)·Dined on January 5, 2018

We went there especially for the crab claws and we were completely amazed at the food and service. Food was stupidly amazing. We had the Crab claws for starters, the porterhouse as entree with alaskan king crab legs and the four cheese mac and cheese. Everything was on point. Service was excellent. Our waiter provided with possibly one of the finest services we’ve ever received in a restaurant. We will definitely come back once we back in town.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 5, 2018

Wonderful food and service
Expensive but fabulous

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·Dined on January 4, 2018

Always come back to Joe’s, excellent!

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on January 3, 2018

Exceptional service. Great food particularly the crab legs and oysters. Really couldn’t get enough on this visit.

Joe’s is such a classy Chicago place. The staff, decor and hearty food just makes you feel at home.

Come and enjoy the experience.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Notable Wine List, Business Meals, Good for Groups, Special Occasion
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 (New York Area)·Dined on January 3, 2018

La comida excelente hay q pedir las Stone Crabs Special y el King Crab el servicio muy atento y con buena actitud

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on January 2, 2018

Great service and food

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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on January 2, 2018

Anniversary. Always consistent and great

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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 2, 2018

Loved it! Rod our waiter was great and the food was delicious.

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 (Wilmington)·Dined on January 2, 2018

First time here, food and service were excellent. Splurge on the stone crab legs. Outstanding.

And it was definitely a splurge...we were there for my husband's 50th so it felt justifiable :)

Tags: Good for Groups, Romantic, Cozy
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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 1, 2018

Great food and excellent service! Typical Chicago steak house ambiance but elegant at the same time. Waiter was very attentive and wanted to make sure the dinning experience was pristine. I took my family for New Years Day dinner which was my wife and 2 kids. Although classic Chicago Steakhouses may not seem kid friendly but Joes has great food options for kids. Make sure you book in advance as it’s a busy place and the bar area is very chaiotic. If you have a booking they will get you seated quickly. Easy place for Uber or Lyft pick up and drop off.

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·Dined on January 1, 2018

This was by far my best dining experience ever!! The service we received was second to none and we were never left wanting for anything, this standard was matched by the best steak I have ever eaten. I can not recommend this restaurant highly enough. My only complaint would be that I will forever be disappointed by other restaurants as I can’t see them living up to joes!!!

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Quiet Conversation, Good for a Date, Cozy, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion
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·Dined on January 1, 2018

I had an absolutely lovely time at Joe’s, the food and wine were fabulous, the staff were immpecably dresses and very pleasant and knowledgeable. The keylime pie was the best I’ve had.

Would definitely recommend the food at joe’s, worth every penny.

Tags: Cozy, Good for a Date, Romantic, Great for Brunch, Notable Wine List, Good for Groups, Business Meals, Casual
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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 1, 2018

Outstanding . The service was great. The food was prepared perfectly. Ambiance was old school.

Tags: Romantic, Hot Spot, Cozy, Neighborhood Gem
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