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Allen's Clam Bar

5650 U S Hwy No 9, Tuckerton, NJ 08224
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Ranked #6 of 46 Restaurants in Tuckerton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Seafood
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Toms River, New Jersey
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34 reviews 34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

I visit Allen's about 4 times a year for over 20 years. The Resturant had some upgrades over the years but still remains simple, straightforward, good fish joint. Last time we were there I had the broiled scallop dinner and my friend had broiled flounder, shrimp scallop combo. Both meals great. Always great service in a friendly atmosphere. This is... More 

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Kingston Springs, Tennessee
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649 restaurant reviews
197 helpful votes 197 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Wonderful seafood cafe with great friendly service and very good fare. I started with a bowl of Manhattan Clam chowder followed by a flounder platter. Both were very good and the price also. The restaurant is in New Gretna not Tuckerton. No alcohol. I would return.

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Atlantic County, NJ
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37 reviews 37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 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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91 reviews 91 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 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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162 reviews 162 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 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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181 reviews 181 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 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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32 reviews 32 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 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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138 reviews 138 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 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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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant 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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27 reviews 27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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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Address: 5650 U S Hwy No 9, Tuckerton, NJ 08224
Phone Number: 609-296-4106
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Tuckerton
Cuisine: Seafood

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