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All 64 Dania Beach Restaurants

Tarks Of Dania Beach

1317 South Federal Highway, Dania Beach, Dania Beach, FL 33004
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Ranked #3 of 64 Restaurants in Dania Beach
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $4 - $15
Cuisines: Seafood, Oyster Bar, Fish & Chips, Chicken Wings
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night
Description: The Originators Since 1966!The Clam Stand Where Neighbors & LocalsMeet To Eat, Drink, Relax & Rejuvenate!Eat Clams...Live Longer!!!Eat Oysters...Love Longer!!!Happy Hour Mon-Fri 4-6pm!
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New York City, New York
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251 reviews 251 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
214 helpful votes 214 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Dining at Tark's is an authentic experience of taste and culture. This tiny little diner with a few outdoor tables and interior counter offer more than you would ever imagine based on the outside appearance. This place is popular amongst the locals! First, the food is fresh, except for maybe the snow crab legs. The menu is far more extensive... More 

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Yorktown Heights, New York
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Tarks is a great place to get raw bar eats, beer and great fried fish stuffs with no muss, no fuss. If you are seeking service and ambiance, look elsewhere. This is a belly up to the bar or eat outside kind of place. You are likely to have to shout out an order and request refills more than once,... More 

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297 reviews 297 reviews
199 restaurant reviews
381 helpful votes 381 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Most of the guests are committed locals. The food is FRESH, excellent, and inexpensive. There are only 12 or so seats inside and the same outside, and far more customers at any given time. Simply sidle up to the bar in front of the cash, place your order, and within minutes the food will find you. Remember to follow the... More 

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Venice, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Wow what a great whole in the wall I visit every time I see my acct in Dania it was very busy however still got good service wings beer alligator bites yes I said alligator bites taste like chicken oysters been there since 1956?? I recommend this place it might take some time to get a place to sit however... More 

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161 reviews 161 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015 via mobile

Disapointed as my standby in the area closed, I tried Tarks. Great place. Prbably has not changed much since the 60's. Where ese can you get 12 raw oysters for $10.

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Dalzell, Il
15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We went to Dania Beach before our cruise and had heard of Tarks and wanted to try it! The weather was great, so we walked from our hotel to Tarks and sat outside. ( You must go in and order at the counter first) The Snow Crab Legs were heaping in a bowl and delicious! My husband had BBQ wings... More 

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Oviedo, Florida
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57 reviews 57 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Don't come here expecting deluxe accommodations and white cloth napkins. This is like cheers meets your favorite food truck. Joanne will call you honey or baby, everyone will smile and joke. Somehow during all of this they will fry up an awesome meal. Had the buffalo shrimp. Wish there was more to it than just the 10 shrimp. Fish sandwich... More 

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Hollywood, Florida
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Everything we ordered was perfectly cooked. The service was ultra-friendly. Atmosphere: It has a Bahamian feel to it.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

I start with Raw Oysters or Homemade Chowders , Steamed Combo with clam, shrimp and crab is super. Fried Combo and Bucket A' Steamers, great too. And a beer to wash it down , its like heaven. Very small place, you need to get there early.

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Roanoke, Virginia
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206 reviews 206 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Seriously chaotic and fun at the same time. The staff is loud and so are the diners. This is a place where locals go to laugh, eat good seafood, drink beer and just have a great time. Don't go there expecting gourmet food and white linen tablecloths. This is a diner where you eat at the bar, watch the food... More 

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Additional Information about Tarks Of Dania Beach

Address: 1317 South Federal Highway, Dania Beach, Dania Beach, FL 33004
Phone Number: 954-925-8275
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Dania Beach
Average Prices: USD 4 - 15
Cuisine: Seafood, Oyster Bar, Fish & Chips, Chicken Wings

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