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Allen's Clam Bar

5650 U S Hwy No 9, Tuckerton, NJ 08224
609-296-4106
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Ranked #5 of 46 Restaurants in Tuckerton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Seafood
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English first
Atlantic County, NJ
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Visited Allen's the end of August 2014 with a large group...we arrived early so we didn't have to wait long. Ordered some appetizers, clam strips, calamari, and shrimp cocktail...ordered some more appetizers (they were that good!) Our entrees were no let down...broiled seafood combination, homemade crab cakes, fried flounder, etc. Everyone was super satisfied with what they ordered! Allen's is... More

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Princeton, New Jersey
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70 reviews 70 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Had a bucket of steamers to start, were very good. Split a fried shrimp and a fried scallop. Both are recommended.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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148 reviews 148 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I had a craving for clams and traveled 50 miles to get to Allen's. Always great. Plump juicy clams. Can't beat them. Small place that would be great for families.

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Basking Ridge, New Jersey, United States
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162 reviews 162 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Nice local place for the residents to go and have a great meal. Everyone is in jeans and shorts. Just a good hang out for a seafood meal. The New England Clam Chowder was thick and very good. The fried clams were delicious but there were only 9 on my plate. The clam strips my wife had were much better.... More

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31 reviews 31 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

A co-worker told me about this place. She warned me that it doesn't look good from the outside (or inside for that matter) but the food is WONDERFUL! If you want FRESH seafood, in a VERY casual setting, go to Alan's Clam Bar on Rt 9. I know I'm going back! SOON!!!

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Somers Point, New Jersey
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133 reviews 133 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Having heard so much about this place I had to try it. I must admit the food is very good. However for the price of it, I expected it to be served on some sort of glass plate and not a cardboard one! I know about being "green" and eco-friendly but I think the paper plates belong at a less... More

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New Jersey
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5 reviews 5 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Simple seafood menu....Seafood is either fried or broiled. Delicious! because it's like home-made fried food. Little Necks, the calamari and the deep-fried lobster tails are outstanding! Very cute place with a liquor store across the street for your BYOB. Nice stop on the way to AC or the southern Jersey Shore beaches.

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Tuckerton, New Jersey
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22 reviews 22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

The thing is every one has been coming here for YEARS. which used to be GREAT with little or no improvement it a LAND MARK /used to be . Food not great same old same old,old. MOSTLY FROZEN NOT FRESH

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Egg Harbor City, New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Its in New Gretna bass river township,not Tuckerton. Great seafood always fresh as can be.Its a place you can go in shorts tees n flip flops,BYOB or on your way to Atlantic City.

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Marlton, New Jersey
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

My family has been coming here for years, even back when it was just a "clam house". Food is consistently prepared. Small platters are great for small eaters, although I wish they would add broiled flounder to the small plates. Family run establishment. Get there early in the summer or you'll be waiting in line outside.

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