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The Shack Seafood Restaurant

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4845 Dixie Hwy NE, Palm Bay, FL 32905-6037
321-676-9995
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Description: Old owners are back along with great food!

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  • 26
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  • 19
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Very good food and great service!

Our serrver Jade was so helpful with information and recommendations. The swordfish was wonderful and my wife's scallops and shrimp were very good. There will likely be a return visit before we return home from this vacation.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 3, 2015
Ron1224
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Kansas City, Missouri
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144 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Palm Bay, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

This has a beautiful view of the lagoon and the food was absolutely amazing. I've been there a few times now and haven't been let down. I always order something different, but I most love the seafood. I highly recommend going around Halloween; they decorate everything (even the bar!) so the whole family is entertained. I'm local and always love... More 

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Saint John, Canada
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40 reviews 40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

The service was rather slow, but, the wait staff were wonderful and apologetic that we had to wait. They were very busy. We sat outside on the porch overlooking the water. All 5 of us thoroughly enjoyed our meals. We shared an appetizer of seafood melt which was very good. I had Shrimp Allegro which was on the menu for... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Our serrver Jade was so helpful with information and recommendations. The swordfish was wonderful and my wife's scallops and shrimp were very good. There will likely be a return visit before we return home from this vacation.

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Naperville, Illinois
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162 reviews 162 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We always enjoy having lunch on the porch to view the serene Indian River scenery. This time we had softshell BLT, house salad and oyster po' boy sandwich. it was all delicious. I recommend not using the red sauce on the po'boy. The sauce on it is great. The staff was very attentive.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

I had the fried seafood platter and though there was good variety and portions, the batter was exceedingly thick. Clam strips obviously prepared off-site because the coating was completely different than everything else. Friends had baked scrod and crab cakes. I didn't try but it looked good. Service was excellent.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

Normally we love this place, not sure what's going on but they were out if French Onion Soup and prime rib at 7:15 and the kitchen was behind so service was terrible

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Kennebunk, Maine
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67 reviews 67 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Fun lunch with relatives yesterday. Dined at a leisurely pace with appropriate attention from the waitstaff. Seafood was fresh and flavorful. Outside porch was a great setting on a perfect day. The facility is reminiscent of "old" Florida. Good value.

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Cocoa Beach, Florida
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14 reviews 14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

This was our first visit to this restaurant the food was good the atmosphere is great laid back with wonderful views of the river the service was excellent we had Michelle as a waitress she did a great job

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Palm Bay, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Above average seafood in a average decor restaurant. Outside of facility shouldn't scare you off. Good drinks and very good waitresses. Excellent view of the river when eating outside. Prices are fair and drinks are poured full. You will enjoy this place and go away satisfied.

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Cape Coral, FL, USA
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37 reviews 37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Lovely "cabin interior" restaurant. Don't judge by the exterior! Beautiful ocean view! Our waitress, Michelle, was awesome. Best waitress I have ever experienced. Try the clam chowder; it's terrific! Food was top notch! I had baked Boston Scrod. It's hard to find northern-type seafood here in Florida and it was delicious! Will definitely return!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4845 Dixie Hwy NE, Palm Bay, FL 32905-6037
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Brevard County  >  Palm Bay
  • Phone Number: 321-676-9995

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

Description

Old owners are back along with great food!
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?