It was just the end of December when the Clifton location closed down unexpectedly leaving many disappointed.

Now the last of the New Jersey locations will soon shut down.

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Joe's Crab Shack in Deptford is Closing

Known for king crab, fried shrimp platters, and fish entrees, this national seafood restaurant chain at the Deptford Landing shopping center in Gloucester County will close at the end of May. reports:

Due to a natural lease expiration, Joe’s Crab Shack located at 2000 Clements Bridge Road in Deptford, NJ will close its doors on May 26, 2024,” Chief Operating Officer Terry Turney said in a statement Thursday to NJ Advance Media. “We thank the community for the many years of support. We value our employees, their dedication to our company, and are working to relocate them to our sister locations nearby.

No word yet on what will take over that location, but we're seeing more and more buildings sitting empty in towns throughout the state.

Joe's Crab Shack still has several locations throughout the country, but unfortunately, if you're a fan of this restaurant none are close to New Jersey.

The good news is there are so many delicious seafood restaurants in New Jersey so you won't ever have to travel too far to find great seafood.

Here are some of the best seafood restaurants at the Jersey Shore.

Where's your favorite place to go? Is it on this list?

Best Seafood Restaurants at the Jersey Shore

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50 Most Popular Chain Restaurants in America

YouGov investigated the most popular dining brands in the country, and Stacker compiled the list to give readers context on the findings. Read on to look through America's vast and divergent variety of restaurants—maybe you'll even find a favorite or two.

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Another NJ Friendly's restaurant closed: Here's how many are left

Although the Marton, NJ, Friendly's has been closed for a while, it's now being demolished for future development. But with the closure of the Marlton location, how many Friendly's restaurants are actually left? Here's a look at all remaining locations in New Jersey and beyond as of March 2024, according to the company website.

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