The Crack Shack - Costa Mesa

The Crack Shack - Costa Mesa

$$ • American • Family Friendly

4.7
(200+)
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Location and hours

196 E 17th St, Costa Mesa, California 92627
Sunday - Wednesday
10:30 AM - 07:30 PM
Thursday - Saturday
10:30 AM - 08:40 PM

196 E 17th St, Costa Mesa, California 92627 • More info

Opens at 10:30 AM

  • Flock Meals

    • Small Flock

      Feed a fam of 4-6 with convenient, affordable family packs. 5-piece Jidori bone-in fried chicken, large schmaltz fry, classic slaw, 6 mini biscuits, 12 chicken nuggets, 2 large salted chocolate chip cookies
      $53.00
    • Large Flock

      Feed a fam of 5-7 with convenient, affordable family packs. 10-piece Jidori bone-in fried chicken, large schmaltz fry, classic slaw, 6 mini biscuits, 12 chicken nuggets, 2 large salted chocolate chip cookies
      $69.50
  • Chicken

    • 5-Piece Bone-In Fried Chicken

      Half Jidori Farm bird
      $18.50
    • 10-Piece Bone-In Fried Chicken

      Whole Jidori Farm bird
      $33.50
    • 5-Piece Gluten Free Fried Chicken

      Our signature Jidori bone-in, made with an exclusive quinoa flour blend. Prepared and fried separately. **Sauce selections with (GF) are also gluten free.
      $27.00
    • 10-Piece Gluten Free Fried Chicken

      Our signature 10-piece (whole bird) Jidori bone-in chicken, breaded with an exclusive quinoa flour blend. Prepared and fried separately. **Sauce selections with (GF) are also gluten free.
      $52.00
  • Sandwiches

    • BAE

      bacon, avocado, sunny side egg, american cheddar, english muffin
      $9.50
    • Coop Deville Sandwich

      Fried breast, pickled fresno chilies, pickles, napa cabbage, lime mayo, and brioche.
      $13.00
    • Firebird Sandwich

      Spicy fried thigh, crispy onions, pickles, cool ranch, and artisan potato roll.
      $13.00
    • Señor Croque Sandwich

      Fried breast, bacon, runny egg, white cheddar, miso-maple butter, and brioche.
      $13.00
    • Caesar's Chick

      Grilled Jidori breast, caper mayo, arugula, romaine, pickled onions, pepperoncini, tomatoes, Caesar dressing, artisan whole wheat brioche
      $13.00
    • Double Clucker

      Two ground chicken patties, cheddar, bacon, smashed avo, pickles, fried onions, burger sauce, potato roll
      $13.00
    • Cali NO-Dip Sandwich

      Pollo asado, schmaltz fries, pickled jalapeño, torta bread, pozole aioli* and guac. *If you're one of our regular peeps, note that we transformed the pozole broth into aioli. It travels better, fits in with the warmer weather, and we think tastes awesome. Enjoy!
      $13.00
  • Bowls

    • Downward Dog

      Seasonal vegetables, quinoa, hummus, yogurt-lemon vinaigrette
      $12.00
    • Anti-Salad Power Bowl

      Smoked chicken, soft boiled egg, quinoa, chato’s salsa, avocado, and arugula.
      $12.00
    • Baja Chop

      Guacamole, radish, cotija, and charred poblano dressing.
      $12.00
    • Classic Slaw

      Pickled fresno chilies, pickles, lime mayo, and napa cabbage.
      $5.50
    • Baja Chop Side Salad

      Guac, radishes, pickled onions, cotija cheese, tortilla strips, charred poblano dressing
      $6.50
  • Other Cluck

    • Regular Schmaltz Fries

      Fried chicken’s best friend. Housemade, seasoned with signature spice blend.
      $3.50
    • Large Schmaltz Fries

      Fried chicken’s best friend. Housemade, seasoned with signature spice blend.
      $6.50
    • Kid's Meal

      Your choice of grilled chicken, chicken nuggets or grilled cheese with a side of carrot sticks or petite fries. Comes with a juice box and a cookie.
      $7.50
    • Jidori Chicken

      A la carte pieces of boneless chicken, prepared your favorite way.
      $6.50
    • Mini Biscuits (6 pcs)

      Miso-maple butter.
      $6.50
    • Chicken Oysters

      Pickle-brined, with mustard seed tartar & lemon (chicken, not shellfish--a delicacy, some would say!)
      $12.00
    • Mexican Poutine

      Schmaltz fries, pico de gallo, pollo asado, jalapeno cheese wiz
      $13.00
    • Salted Chocolate Chip Cookie

      Housemade, with love.
      $2.50
  • More Sauce

    • Ranch

      $0.25
    • Sweet Heat

      $0.25
    • Baja Hot Sauce

      $0.25
    • Kimchi BBQ

      $0.25
    • Siracha 1,000 Island

      $0.25
    • Cracksup

      $0.25