Landrys Joes Crab Shack Branson

Joe’s Crab Shack is a beach-themed seafood restaurant with locations across the country! We offer a variety of favorites from all parts of the sea and shore, including buckets of seasonal seafood, fried shrimp platters, as well as “mainland” options that include steak, sandwiches, and chicken. We are committed to providing a casual dining environment where everyone can enjoy a great meal and have some fun too! Come be a part of our great team and learn what southern comfort food is all about!


Reasons to join us this summer:

Branson has a huge J-1 community with hundreds of students from all over the world!


• 50% discount at most restaurants in the Landry’s family

• We will help you find good, affordable housing in Branson!


About Branson, Missouri:


Branson is a charming city, unique in many aspects, which each contribute to the beauty and friendliness of this town located in the Ozarks of Southwest Missouri. The town is built on a ridge, providing spectacular views of the surrounding mountains. Known as the “live entertainment capital of the world”, Branson also provides visitors with amazing shopping, restaurants, lake activities and other fun attractions. 

Attracting a large number of J-1’s in the summer, Branson is the perfect place to spend your summer. With all that it has to offer, you can be assured that you will not be bored here!


Weather in Branson:


Spring in Branson can be a wet season, with mild temperatures, which can climb to over 18°C / 63°F in April. The summer weather and climate in Branson is very warm, and July and August are the hottest months of the year with high humidity, and temperatures rising to around 30°C / 86°F. 

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How to Get There

To arrange airport pickup at Springfield, Missouri (SGF) airport please make arrangements with The Branson Loop. This airport is 45 minutes from Branson and is the most convenient airport option for students. The Branson Loop requires you give at least one week notice of what your travel plans are going to be. You must email those plans to The Branson Loop at The Branson Loop charges $50 per student per pick up at the Springfield Missouri airport (SGF). If you do not elect The Branson Loop then you are responsible for making your own arrangements at your own cost. A taxi ride could cost as much as $100 so it is advised that you elect a shuttle service.